Glenn Robinson III edged out Phoenix’s Derrick Jones Jr., who was done in by his failure to complete his difficult first dunk of two in the final round.
For the Chino Valley boys’ basketball team on Wednesday night, Feb. 15, simply reaching the 4A State Basketball Championship Tournament was a thrill.
Prescott 195-pound senior Jon Dwyer and Chino Valley 138-pound freshman Keller Rock won individual state titles in the finals of the D-III Wrestling State Championships on Friday night at Prescott Valley Event Center.
CHINO VALLEY — After notching a 67-62 upset victory over Wickenburg on Friday night, Feb. 3, the Chino Valley boys’ basketball team inched closer to solidifying its first 3A state tournament berth in eight years.
Despite winning seven of 14 matches, Chino Valley High’s wrestling team fell just short of defeating Prescott High, which repeated as Legler Quad-City Cup champions this past Friday night, Jan. 27.
CHINO VALLEY — Prescott High’s wrestling team captured the Larry Legler Quad-City Cup championship for the second straight year on Friday night, Jan. 27, after coming from behind to defeat Chino Valley at the Cougars’ main gym.
CHINO VALLEY — Chino Valley High’s boys’ basketball team snapped a two-game skid in 3A West region action, defeating River Valley, 71-56, on Friday night, Jan. 20.
Chino Valley High’s wrestling squad defeated Payson, 42-36, but lost to Page, 46-28, at the Cougars’ multiple meet on Wednesday night, Jan. 11.
Cougars’ Brooks scores game-high 19 in rout at home
CHINO VALLEY – Chino Valley High’s boys’ basketball team hopes that its strong start to the Class 3A West Region portion of its schedule bodes well for the rest of the 2016-17 season.
St. Cloud State places 3rd with win over host ASU
PRESCOTT VALLEY – The University of Connecticut captured the 2016 Desert Hockey Classic championship on Saturday, Dec. 31, defeating Brown University, 4-1, to ring in the new year.
Suns drop to 10-5 as Blue comes from behind in final quarter
PRESCOTT VALLEY – The Phoenix Suns reassigned Derrick Jones Jr. to the Northern Arizona Suns for the third time this season on Friday, Dec. 23. But his presence alone wasn’t enough to boost the hometown NBA Development League team’s fortunes.
Ellis records double-double, Silas nets 20 points in defeat
PRESCOTT VALLEY — Elijah Millsap had a double-double with 24 points and 12 rebounds, but Northern Arizona had no answer for the NBA D-League’s leading scorer as Texas’ Pierre Jackson dropped 35 points, handing the Suns a 115-99 loss Sunday afternoon.
Playing their fourth game in eight days, the Northern Arizona Suns needed everything they had to notch their seventh straight win while improving to 10-1 for the best record in the NBA Development League.
2016-17 CHINO VALLEY GIRLS’ BASKETBALL
It’s been an eight-year drought for the Cougars
It’s been a long eight years since the last winning season for the Chino Valley High School boys basketball team.
The Northern Arizona Suns’ inaugural season here began with a bang on Saturday night, Nov. 12, as 2,345 fans watched the NBA Development League team defeat the Iowa Energy, 122-107, at Prescott Valley Event Center.
Chino Valley High School senior Arturo Gomez ended his remarkable prep tenure scoring both goals to lead the Cougars to a 2-0 victory over previously-undefeated Blue Ridge, handing the Cougars their fourth straight Class 2A state championship on Saturday at Campo Verde High School in Gilbert.
While the Chino Valley High School boys soccer team is a powerhouse, winning eight state championships including four straight, the girls team has not had that level of success.
This weekend, both of Chino Valley High’s soccer teams qualified for the 2A Classification state championships next Saturday, Nov. 5, in Gilbert.
Chino Valley High School’s football team closed its season with an ugly 48-28 victory against Odyssey Institute, finishing with its first non-losing mark since 2010.
Chino Valley sneaks past rival Camp Verde 1-0 on Richmond’s first-half goal
CHINO VALLEY – Ty Richmond’s first-half goal from 25-yards out snuck past the outstretched hands of goalkeeper Preston Maynard and the No. 2-ranked Chino Valley boys’ soccer team claimed the 2A Central region title with a 1-0 win over rival Camp Verde on Thursday night.
CHINO VALLEY — With the Chino Valley High girls’ soccer team’s unbeaten season hanging in the balance, freshman forward Kacey Matthews came through in the clutch.
CHINO VALLEY – Chino Valley High’s boys’ soccer team on Thursday, Oct. 13, pitched its 11th shutout of the 2016 season, including its third straight in power-point matches, after posting a 7-0 victory over Northland Prep at home.
Cougars improve to 4-3 this year
KINGMAN — Several areas of the game went well for the Kingman Bulldogs Friday, but more important ones didn’t. Chino Valley pulled away from the Bulldogs in the second half for a 35-14 3A West Region win at KHS.
Playing the second of three matches in successive nights on Wednesday, Sept. 28, Chino Valley High’s volleyball team swept county rival Camp Verde for the second time this season.