Mesa Sports News

Local high school, college, and pro sports news in Mesa, AZ

  • 30 min ago | via The Arizona Republic 

    Breaking down final-week HS playoff scenarios

    Breaking down final-week high school football playoff scenarios Some teams sit on the bubble, hoping their playoff dreams don't pop in Week 10. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tUtWzp Chandler #10 Kt Tilini celebrates a turnover during the first quarter of a high school football game at Basha High in Chandler, AZ on October 24, 2014. It's on to the final week of the regular season, and football teams can't wait to see what the MaxPreps-powered rankings will look like Tuesday morning.

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  • 1 hr ago | via The Arizona Republic 

    HS football rewind: Emanuel Gant nears record

    Arizona high school football rewind: Emanuel Gant nears record Tempe, which hasn't gone undefeated since 1996 when it captured the state championship, improved to 9-0 Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1tUoH2E Tempe, which hasn't gone undefeated since 1996 when it captured the state championship, improved to 9-0 with a 38-26 Division III victory over host Phoenix Moon Valley . Senior quarterback Emanuel Gant, without leading receiver Quntion Garrett, passed for 151 yards and a touchdown.

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  • Thursday Oct 23 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Richard Obert's picks for Week 9 high school footbal...

    Richard Obert's picks for Week 9 high school football schedule azcentral sports' Richard Obert picks the games for Week 9 of the high school football season. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1wn59l8 Bruce Cooper and Scott Bordow offer up predictions for Tempe-Moon Valley, Saguaro-Higley, Sunrise Mountain-Peoria.

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  • Thursday Oct 23 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Week 9's top Arizona high school football matchups

    Week 9's top Arizona high school football matchups azcentral sports' Richard Obert takes a look at the top high school football matchups for Week 9. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1wn4Erq Tempe senior quarterback Emanuel Gant has 9,468 career passing yards. Scottsdale Saguaro's Luke Rubenzer set the state record last year with 9,645 career yards.

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  • Wednesday Oct 22 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Williams Field makes rankings leap after wins restored

    Playoff scenarios take shape with team fighting to get off the bubble in the final two weeks of the football season. Williams Field makes rankings leap after wins restored Playoff scenarios take shape with team fighting to get off the bubble in the final two weeks of the football season.

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  • Monday Oct 20 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Super 10 Arizona high school football rankings

    Super 10 Arizona high school football rankings: Week 8 Mesa Desert Ridge and Phoenix Horizon crash through the Super 10 as the contenders separate themselves from the pretenders. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1wfY31Q Mesa Desert Ridge and Phoenix Horizon crash through the Super 10 as the contenders separate themselves from the pretenders as we wind into the final part of the high school football season.

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  • Thursday Oct 16 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Richard Obert's Week 8 Arizona high school football ...

    Richard Obert's Week 8 Arizona high school football picks azcentral sports' Richard Obert picks this week's high school football schedule Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1w9FvjW When then Mesa Desert Ridge junior Kevin Pantastico passed for a state-record 600 yards in a game in 2009, it was such a remarkable feat that something like that wasn't expected to happen again. Or least not for a very long time.

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  • Wednesday Oct 15 | via The Arizona Republic 

    AZ's top HS football passing performances

    Arizona's top high school football passing performances Let's look at some of the most prolific single-game 11-man passing performances in recent years. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1w94NiW When then Mesa Desert Ridge junior Kevin Pantastico passed for a state-record 600 yards in a game in 2009, it was such a remarkable feat that something like that wasn't expected to happen again.

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  • Saturday Oct 11 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Poston Butte beats Marcos de Niza at line of scrimmage

    Poston Butte beats Marcos de Niza at line of scrimmage Brandon Hatfield scores four touchdowns to lead Poston Butte, which improves to 6-1 on season. Check out this story on azcentral.com: http://azc.cc/1vYxhff Florence Poston Butte was able to control the line of scrimmage and filled the running lanes with Brandon Hatfield en route to a 34-26 win over Tempe Marcos de Niza in a Division II, Section VI game, Poston Butte's sixth straight win.

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  • Saturday Oct 11 | via The Arizona Republic 

    Apache Junction loses to Higley 95-75... in football

    Higley sets state record for total yards in an 11-man game and sophomore QB Mason Crossland came 1 yard away from tying the state record for passing yards in a game. Gilbert Higley, Apache Junction combine for 170 points, 1,929 yards in football shootout Higley sets state record for total yards in an 11-man game and sophomore QB Mason Crossland came 1 yard away from tying the state record for passing yards in a game.

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Mesa High Schools

Academy With Community Partners (433 N Hall)
Brimhall Junior High School (4949 E Southern Avenue)
Cambridge Academy East (9412 E Brown Road)
Carson Junior High School (525 N Westwood)
Desert Ridge High (10045 E Madero Avenue)