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Chino Valley boys, girls reach state soccer finals

This weekend, both of Chino Valley High’s soccer teams qualified for the 2A Classification state championships next Saturday, Nov. 5, in Gilbert.

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Chino Valley closes year with .500 record

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.

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Cougars claim region title

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.

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Overtime Thriller! Matthews scores game-winner to propel Cougars

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.

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Chino Valley boys’ soccer rattles Northland Prep, 7-0; ups record to 16-1 overall

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.

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Chino football plays takeaway to defeat Kingman

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.

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Sports recap: Chino Valley High volleyball sweeps Camp Verde

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.

Local Rundown: Chino Valley spikers sweep rival Camp Verde, move to 6-2

CHINO VALLEY – 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.

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No. 2-ranked Cougars soccer team blanks Round Valley, 9-0

EAGAR — Chino Valley High’s AIA Division II No. 2-ranked boys’ soccer team blanked Round Valley 9-0 in a blowout Sept. 21 on the road to stay unbeaten.

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Chino Valley loses the arrogance, wins the game

Senior running back Gavin Thompson admits his Chino Valley High School football team didn’t have its head in the proper place last week, suffering an 18-6 loss to Tuba City after opening the year with a 2-0 mark.

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Chino girls’ soccer bests Round Valley in rematch of 2015 state semis

Cougars freshman Matthews notches hat trick with 4 goals

CHINO VALLEY – With Round Valley defenders hounding Chino Valley girls’ soccer star forward Katie Farnsworth most of the afternoon, Cougars freshman Kacey Matthews consistently found herself open for shots.

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Chino Valley falls to Tuba City; Bagdad cruises to 4-0 mark

Chino Valley High’s football team suffered its first loss of the 2016 season on Friday, Sept. 9, succumbing to Tuba City, 18-6, at the Cougars’ stadium.

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Killian, Perey, Wiste inductees for 2016 Chino Valley High Athletic Hall of Fame

CHINO VALLEY – Former state champion cross-country and track runner John Killian, star volleyball and softball player Anna Perey and standout volleyball player Celia Wiste will be inducted into Chino Valley High’s Athletics Hall of Fame tonight, Sept. 9.

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Chino Valley High runners show promise in Wickenburg

CHINO VALLEY – Chino Valley High’s boys’ and girls’ cross-country squads started the 2016 season solidly on Wednesday, Aug. 31, at the four-team Wickenburg Multiple.

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Chino Valley dominates to claim the Bronze Boot

Cougars play nearly flawless in the season opener

Usually you ask a coach or the quarterback if they just played the perfect game, they hedge no matter how dominating the score. There’s always something to improve on, to get better at. Perfection is not meant to be achieved.

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Chino soccer begins pursuit for four straight crowns

New coach takes over successful boys program

Former Chino Valley High School soccer star Todd Carey coaches his first game leading the boys soccer program this week. The shoes he has to fill aren’t just big, they’re enormous.

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VIDEO: 2016 Chino Valley High football preview

Chino Valley High School's football team participates in scrimmages against three schools on Wednesday, Aug. 17. The Cougars open their season at home on Friday, Aug. 26 against Camp Verde.

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Olympics Rundown: Four on the floor for Simone Biles; Bolt coasts in 200

RIO DE JANEIRO — Simone Biles closed her Rio Games with more gymnastics gold. Usain Bolt breezed through another sprint as he makes a run at one final Olympic title in his favorite race.

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Olympics: US women gymnasts, Phelps, Ledecky all golden again

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Good old Michael Phelps, golden again.

Yavapai College Notes: Roughriders’ soccer listed at No. 8 in preseason poll

Yavapai College’s men’s soccer team is ranked eighth in the 2016 National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) Division I preseason Top 20 poll released on Monday, Aug. 8.

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Ty Ellis named Northern Arizona Suns’ first head coach

Ellis feels 'blessed' for opportunity to lead NBA D-League club in Prescott Valley

PRESCOTT VALLEY — The Northern Arizona Suns didn’t have to look far to find their first head coach, selecting former Bakersfield Jam assistant Ty Ellis to lead the NBA D-League’s newest relocation project in their inaugural season.

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Cardinals, Mathieu agree to 5-year, $62.5M deal

The Arizona Cardinals and All-Pro defensive back Tyrann Mathieu have agreed to a five-year contract extension, a rich reward for a player once considered a high-risk draftee.

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Bradshaw Mountain’s Bundrick picked by USA Baseball Southwest club

PRESCOTT VALLEY — Bradshaw Mountain High senior catcher Gunner Bundrick this past week was named to the Southwest squad of USA Baseball’s 17-and-Under National Team Identification Series (NTIS), giving him a shot to qualify for Team USA.

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VIDEO: Third annual Wade Parker Memorial Game

The third annual Wade Parker Memorial Game was played Saturday, July 16, 2016 at Chino Valley High School.

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Hosmer, Perez lift AL 4-2; American League claims fourth straight All-Star game, 11th of last 14

Eric Hosmer and Salvador Perez made sure the Kansas City Royals will start at home, sweet, home if they get a chance to defend their World Series title.