PHOENIX — The D-backs will celebrate the 50thanniversary of the first moon landing this Saturday, July 20 as the D-backs host the Milwaukee Brewers at Chase Field. The first 20,000 fans at the D-backs game this Saturday will receive a Nick Ahmed on the Moon bobblehead, courtesy of Raytheon.
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GILBERT (Cronkite News) – School is done for the summer, but high school football players are sweating it out to prepare for fall games. And that can put their lives at risk in Arizona’s sweltering heat.
LAS VEGAS (Cronkite News) – For many young players, their first introduction to the NBA is harsh and severe. The pace is quicker, the opponent stronger, the stakes higher. For some, the difference is simply too much to handle, with even the safest of bets succumbing to pressure.
On July 2, it was proven again that you’ll see something at a baseball game you haven’t seen before. If you’re a Diamondbacks fan, it might not be the best memory to carry around.
MESA (Cronkite News) – Of all the major professional teams in Arizona, few have it as tough as the Arizona Rattlers when it comes to practicing in the heat.
TEMPE (Cronkite News) – Many things have changed in recent years for soccer in the Valley.
PHOENIX (Cronkite News) – The itinerary to a Major League Baseball clubhouse is different for every player. The nametag at the top represents an individual, but the story is inside the locker itself.
GLENDALE (Cronkite News) – As the Coyotes continue to evolve with new ownership and new personnel, the team’s president suggested another new opportunity could be in store:
The D-backs will celebrate the Fifth of July this Friday with a 6:10 p.m. game against the Colorado Rockies and a postgame Fireworks Spectacular, presented by Gila River Hotels & Casinos.
PHOENIX — Do you want to see your photo on the cover of Arizona Wildlife Views magazine? Do you have a knack for capturing great photos of Arizona’s wildlife? Then you won’t want to miss the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s 13th annual Arizona wildlife photo contest.
On May 18-19, Let’s Talk Fishin’ of Payson hosted a two-day championship tournament, held on Roosevelt Lake.
Deadline to Respond for 2019 Permits is May 14
Adam Abbatacola, a 2015 graduate of Apache Junction High School, was named a National Football Foundation Valley of the Sun Chapter college scholar-athlete award winner for 2019.
Justin Anderson Part of Fighting Artichokes Squad That Claimed 3rd at NJCAA Series
Two cases confirmed; officials also report seeing dead or aggressive animals on popular trails