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Bradshaw girls confident despite inexperience

Bradshaw Mountain’s girls’ basketball team graduated six seniors, each of whom played key roles, this past off-season, leaving third-year coach Rick Haltom with a green group that has talent, but will need time to mature on the court in 2017-18.

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G League: Spurs edge NAZ Suns 101-98

Suns have dropped three of last four contests

The Northern Arizona Suns have made a habit of playing close games during the first two-plus weeks of the 2017-18 regular season.

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Prep Basketball: Bears open season with loss to rival Flagstaff, 76-66

Petro records first double-double of the season with 17 points, 10 rebounds

Bradshaw Mountain struggled in the first half against defending Grand Canyon region champion Flagstaff on Monday night, but the Bears showed signs of life in the second half in a 76-66 loss to tipoff the 2017-18 season and region play.

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Prep Basketball: Bundrick tallies double-double, but Bears fall in opener 60-28

Beginning the regular season against a region opponent isn’t preferable for a high school basketball team. Neither is playing the contest on the road against a defending 4A state tournament semifinalist.

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Winter Preview: Bradshaw boys’ hoops puts disappointing season behind them

Bears look for better season after 5-13 record last year

After a slow start to the 2016-17 season, the Bradshaw Mountain boys’ basketball team didn’t really recover, compiling a 5-13 overall record in power-point games en route to missing the 4A state playoffs in February.

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Heartbreaker: Valiant comeback falls short in OT, Roughriders lose in national semifinals

The older guard may have officially passed the baton to the newer guard on a chilly, overcast Friday afternoon at Mountain Valley Park as Yavapai College’s soccer team succumbed to Tyler Junior College of Texas in the NJCAA national semifinals.

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Roughriders rout rival Mercer 7-2, advance to national semifinals

Yavapai-Tyler matchup set for Friday; Pima advances

In their 10th all-time meeting since 1990, Yavapai College and Mercer County Community College of New Jersey’s soccer teams met on Wednesday to determine which club from Pool C would advance to the 2017 NJCAA Division I National Championship Tournament semifinals.

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Statement Made: Roughriders roll past Waubonsee in 9-0 to open nationals

On an opening day in which each of the Top 4 seeds in the 2017 NJCAA Division I Men’s Soccer National Championship tournament pitched shutouts, third-seeded Yavapai College and its high-powered attack made the most convincing statement.

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NAZ Suns edge Wolves in OT for sweep

5 Suns score in double figures

In a back-and-forth affair against the Iowa Wolves Saturday night in NBA Gatorade League play, the Northern Arizona Suns needed overtime to settle their two-game series at Prescott Valley Event Center.

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Yavapai soccer captures 21st West District title

Blanks Pima, heads to National Tournament in Prescott Valley

Yavapai College’s soccer team clinched a berth into the NJCAA Division I National Tournament with a convincing victory over Snow College (Utah) on Friday.

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