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Little League Preview: Majors All-Stars tournament host Prescott eyes state bid

Prescott to open with Verde Valley; Prescott Valley opens with Chino Valley

With a bid for the state playoffs up for grabs, the District 10 Little League Majors All-Stars Tournament is set to get underway at Bill Vallely Field in Prescott on Wednesday night.

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Son of former Arizona Sundogs coach eyes NHL draft

Matteo Pietroniro, the 18-year-old son of former Arizona Sundogs hockey coach Marco Pietroniro, has a good chance of being selected in the final rounds of the 2017 NHL Draft Saturday in Chicago.

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Column: Why LeBron James will never match Michael Jordan's greatness

'On The Ball'

In sports, we love to compare greats. Best jump shot. Best swing. Best touchdown dance. Best game-winning play. Best last-second shot. Best era. Best team. Best player. The list goes on.

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All-Courier: 2017 Spring Season

2016-17 Winter All-Courier included

The Daily Courier sports department reveals its 2017 spring All-Courier selections, and includes the 2016-2017 winter All-Courier selections.

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Prep Softball: Competition tight for annual ‘Beat the Heat’ tourney in Prescott

Beat the Heat Girls’ Fastpitch Softball Invitational Tournament director Dale Poole said it best on Tuesday – participating teams in the 2017 competition won’t be beating the heat, but bringing it with them to Prescott this weekend.

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Column: Sacrifice, team atmosphere in clubhouse a big reason for D-backs resurgence

'On The Ball'

PHOENIX – Whether it’s Robbie Ray shooting hoops with a Nerf ball in the clubhouse or Jeremy Hazelbaker screaming at the top of his lungs for no apparent reason other than to announce his presence with authority, this summer’s Arizona Diamondbacks club is as loose as they come.

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Little League: After brief hiatus, True Value returns as Prescott LL rep

A year after not qualifying for the Arizona District 10 Little League Majors Tournament of Champions (TOC), 2015 titlist True Value returns as Prescott’s representative.

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Column: Tiger Woods deserves the benefit of the doubt, for now

'On The Ball'

We’ve all seen the police video by now, and if not, you’ve at least read about Tiger Woods’ arrest in the early morning hours of Memorial Day and the steady stream of national media reports since. All I have to say is this: Don’t rush to judgement.

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Grind Boxing Gym’s 2nd anniversary celebration Saturday in Prescott

Grind Boxing Gym in Prescott will celebrate its second anniversary from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, June 3, as the gym’s coach and members play host to a meet-and-greet.

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Outdoor Sports: Free Fishing Day at Goldwater Lake this Saturday

Goldwater Lake in Prescott represents one of seven Arizona sites that will play host to the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s annual Free Fishing Day this Saturday.

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Eagles finish runner-up at NAIA women’s golf championship

Williams finishes 1-stroke shy of individual title

Jessica Williams shot a 1-over par 73 on day three of the 2017 NAIA Women’s Golf National Championship, but Embry-Riddle fell short of the programs first national title, finishing runner up to Oklahoma City University by just eight strokes Friday afternoon.

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Yavapai College soccer releases 2017 schedule

The 29th season of Yavapai College soccer will kick off with its conference and home opener on Tuesday, Aug. 22, against Chandler-Gilbert Community College at Mountain Valley Park Amphitheater in Prescott Valley.

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Local Sports in Brief: Mayflower Open results from May 20

On May 20, the Central Arizona Horseshoe Club played host to the Mayflower Open

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Bond formed between Middleton, Brooks goes beyond baseball

Coach: ‘Brooks brings an aura about him’

Four years ago, Mark Middleton was an assistant coach for the Chino Valley baseball program and Skylar Brooks was a freshman just looking to make his way.

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Chino Valley Cougar Archers enjoy nationals trip to Kentucky

The 2017 National Archery in the Schools (NASP) National Competition, held annually in Louisville, Kentucky, hosted a record 14,992 archers the week of May 7.

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Annual Tobin-Glick tournament coming to Pioneer Park

The longtime annual Tobin-Glick men’s slow-pitch senior softball tournament enters its 26th year this Thursday through Sunday, May 18-21, at the Pioneer Park 4-Plex in Prescott.

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Former pro racer wins Chino Grinder

It was King’s first time in the 108-mile race

Though he’s done a handful of long distance and long format races before as well as raced as a professional cyclist in Europe, this was the first year Ted King participated in the Chino Valley Grinder.

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State Baseball: Cougars' bats silent in season-ending loss to Crusaders

Middleton: ‘It’s disappointing, but you tip your cap to Northwest Christian’

Skylar Brooks and Brock Ely collected the only two hits for a No. 9-ranked Chino Valley baseball team that rarely struggled with the bats this spring, dropping a 5-0 decision to Northwest Christian in the first round of the 3A state tournament Friday afternoon.

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Prep Baseball: 3A West region honors announced

The 2017 3A West region honors are officially announced, and the Chino Valley baseball team took home some hardware.

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NAZ Suns host basketball camps at 2 local schools

The coaching staff for the Northern Arizona Suns held two basketball camps in Prescott and Prescott Valley on Tuesday.

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Preps: 6 Chino Valley athletes sign letter of intent to continue athletic careers

Six Chino Valley athletes signed their letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at various colleges across the country Tuesday morning in Chino Valley.

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Whiskey Off-Road Preview: For the Kuhn’s, it’s a family matter

Jeremy Kuhn: ‘It’s fun that we enjoy doing this together’

They may not have flashy bikes, a cushy travel life or all the best gear a major sponsor would provide their professional counterparts at the Whiskey Off-Road this weekend, but Jeremy and Jennifer Kuhn take the amateur race just as serious.

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Whiskey Off-Road: Friday's Fat Tire Crit

The 2017 Whiskey Off-Road event begins Friday with the Fat Tire Crit.

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Whiskey Off-Road Preview: Grotts seeking third straight title

Rose Grant aiming to repeat as top female finisher in 50 proof

Aiming for an unprecedented third-straight Whiskey Off-Road Pro Backcountry title, Howard Grotts may face the annual event’s toughest 50-proof rider field to date.

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Prep Baseball: Chino Valley shuts out Monument Valley in state battle (Gallery)

Cougars advance in 3A state tournament

Chino Valley’s baseball team won the 3A West region title on Monday with a 10-1 victory over Wickenburg.

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