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Sahuarita High School Ballplayer Goes Pro With Oakland As

Sahuarita High Kid Swings For The Big Leagues - Tucson, AZ - Arizona's first high school athlete signs with the Oakland A's in the 2019 MLB Draft.

Local News List of high school graduation dates around Southern Arizona KGUN 9 Digital Staff 8  KGUN

Students across Southern Arizona will be moving their tassels to the left this week, signifying the end of high school.

2019 Sports360AZ All-Academic Baseball Team  Sports360AZ

For seven years, Sport360AZ has been committed to acknowledging the best and brightest student athletes in Arizona. We are excited to introduce the Arizona ...

Collection: Sahuarita High School's top 10 football players of all time  Arizona Daily Star

A look at the top Sahuarita Mustangs in program history.

Four Sahuarita High minors arrested after bringing vape pen containing THC to campus  KOLD

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - Four Sahuarita High School students are facing drug charges after bringing a vape pen containing THC to the school. Sahuarita ...

Sahuarita campuses welcome officers in the classroom, halls  Sahuarita Sun

Want to know what music the kids are listening to now? What social media platform they're using or the latest video game craze? Just ask Sahuarita Police ...

Sahuarita High School briefly put on lockdown after off-duty officer mistaken for threat  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School was briefly placed on lockdown Thursday morning after a student reported seeing a man on campus with a gun, not realizing he was an ...

DRAMA! Sahuarita High ready to hit the stage  Sahuarita Sun

We talk to Emily Castro, president of the Drama Club at Sahuarita High School, about their upcoming play.

School grades reveal varied results for SUSD | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

This year's Sahuarita Unified School District's report cards showed mixed results. Four schools maintained their grades, two improved and one fell.

New Roadrunners open their new school | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Bailey Farnsworth is excited by the hill. Isabella Miranda is happy about the gym and Heather Caywood is looking forward to having all of her children at one ...

WHOLE NEW BALLGAME: Sahuarita High football coach breathes life into Friday nights  Sahuarita Sun

It was 30 minutes after the game and they just didn't want to leave. They had whooped and hollered, been congratulated by their coaches and had sung the ...

Sahuarita high school bands making us proud | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Oct. 13, was University of Arizona Band Day and both Sahuarita high schools performed well.

Schools combating rise in teen vaping use  Green Valley News

Manny Valenzuela and the rest of his staff at the Sahuarita Unified School District are scared. The number of students using handheld electronic devices to ...

Students could be charged in drug possession | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Four Sahuarita High School students are facing possible charges of possession of a narcotic drug.

They're the best: SHS drama students win state title  Sahuarita Sun

When they read the script, Priscilla Pinales and Emily Castro were so moved they cried. But the Sahuarita High School seniors wondered if they'd do the ...

SUSD sees low expulsion, long-term suspension rates  Sahuarita Sun

The 911 call came in September. A principal at a Sahuarita school had a pre-teen in the nurse's office who was behaving violently. She'd torn off her fake ...

MLB Draft 2019: Oakland A’s make picks in Rounds 3 through 10  Athletics Nation

We're on to Day 2 of the 2019 MLB Draft. The Oakland A's made two selections on Monday, one each in the first two rounds. (Click here to revisit the Day 1 ...

Mustangs need win Saturday to reach baseball championship game  Sahuarita Sun

Fourth-ranked Sahuarita High School takes on ninth-ranked Northwest Christian at 6:30 p.m. Saturday in Surprise, with the winner moving on to the 3A state ...

Sahuarita's dance team has made it to the live shows of America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

A talented group of Sahuarita teens have danced on the yellow brick road and through "Wonderland" and are now headed to parts unknown — the Live Shows ...

Watch this Sahuarita dance team compete in the next round of America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

When Sahuarita's Walden Grove High School PAC Dance Team performed on the popular show America's Got Talent earlier this month, they got a standing ...

Sahuarita High grad Mikey Camacho turning heads at Virginia Military Institute  Sahuarita Sun

Jesus “Mikey” Camacho is making a name for himself at Virginia Military Institute. Camacho, a 2017 Sahuarita High School graduate, was awarded a Lt. Gen.

MaxPreps Weekly Honor Roll, presented by the United States Marine Corps: Kambria Cash, Sahuarita  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Sophomore ups her game during sophomore season, eyes goal of playing soccer collegiately.

New principals picked to lead Rio Rico High, Calabasas School  Nogales International

Hector Estrada, currently at Walden Grove High School, will be the new top administrator at Rio Rico High. Bethany Patterson, now an assistant principal at ...

Sahuarita helps students ease back into studies after a concussion  Arizona Education News Service

When a high school student suffers a concussion it takes time for them to return to their normal level of physical and cognitive functioning, and a Sahuarita ...

Half of kids attend schools in Sahuarita; 57 percent of teachers back  Sahuarita Sun

Half of Sahuarita's students and 57 percent of certified staff were back in the classroom today, the first day the Sahuarita Unified School District has opened its ...

Sahuarita schools go on lock down after student mentions gun  Arizona Daily Star

Schools across Sahuarita Unified School District were put on lockdown as a precaution Wednesday after a student at one of its high schools was overheard ...

It's working! Internships point high school kids to the future  Sahuarita Sun

At first, Sahuarita High School senior Jocelyn Cañez thought about becoming a lawyer. Then she considered social work. Now, thanks to an internship, her mind ...

Sahuarita Snaps  Green Valley News

The Sahuarita Unified School District's governing board recognized its final Leaders in Character for the school year during April 24. From left, back row: Maya ...

School gives Sahuarita students an alternative | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Last year was a bad year for the Coronado twins. For a variety of reasons, the Amado girls just didn't make it to Sahuarita High School regularly and were soon.

Storm damages books at Sahuarita Intermediate School | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Sunday's torrential downpour came at an inconvenient time for Sahuarita Intermediate School, which is in the beginning stages of a $1.9 million roofing project.

Sahuarita dance team advances on TV's America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

The PAC Dance Team from Sahuarita went viral last year after posting a dance video to YouTube.

Town employees deliver Christmas for teens in need  Sahuarita Sun

Each holiday season, Town of Sahuarita employees look for a way to give back to the community. Typically, they participate with Toys for Tots. But this year, they ...

Teen taken to hospital after using vape pen with THC  Sahuarita Sun

Four Sahuarita High School students face charges after one was found passed out after using a vaping pen with THC on campus, police said.

SUSD teachers to receive 5 percent raise, take on new insurance costs  Green Valley News

The Sahuarita Unified School District governing board was in a quandary Wednesday night.Should they give their 880 employees a 4 to 5 percent raise or ...

Apaches use long ball, clutch pitching to beat Sahuarita  Nogales International

Alec Acevedo belted a two-run homer with two outs in the top of the seventh inning to break a 1-1 tie and propel the Nogales Apaches to a baseball ...

Labor shortage hurts local building projects; but it means opportunities for students  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School senior Brianna Gutierrez isn't sure what she's going to do after she graduates in May, but she's confident she'll have lots of options.

POLICE BRIEFS: Arrests for drug, underage alcohol possession  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita Police made arrests Jan. 15-16 for suspicion of drug possession for sale, suspicion of drug/paraphernalia possession and underage alcohol ...

Shutdown hits Sahuarita residents, offers of help increase  Sahuarita Sun

After Walter Shannon left the military, he stepped into what he was told was the “ultimate job” working for the federal government in maintenance at the Wilmot ...

Sahuarita High Schools Sweep State Dance Titles

Sahuarita High Schools Sweep State Dance Titles - Tucson, AZ - As Walden Grove won their fourth straight championship, newcomer Sahuarita High School's ...

The yellow brick road led this local dance team to America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

Mixing hip-hop hits with the classic "Wizard of Oz" story and characters, Walden Grove High School's PAC Dance Team landed an audition on America's Got ...

Sahuarita students stage walkout over gun violence | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Seven Sahuarita High School students added their voices to the #NeverAgain movement, walking out of school Wednesday, a week after 17 people were shot to ...

Junior Cook dies at 5; brought town together in his last days  Sahuarita Sun

Marcus “Junior” Cook, who captured the hearts of hundreds of Sahuarita residents, lost his battle with cancer Sunday morning.

Guess who's sporting a new ring — and why  Sahuarita Sun

The 2018 Sahuarita High School softball team received their state championship rings during halftime at Friday's SHS football game.

Mustangs blow past Dust Devils in OT | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School football head coach Don Watt said he wanted to create excitement and he and the Mustangs delivered Friday night by knocking off last ...

SUSD schools set enrollment caps | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

The Sahuarita Unified School District governing board established open enrollment caps for the 2018-19 school year during its meeting March 21.

Sahuarita High School softball team seeking first state title since 2011  Arizona Daily Star

The Sahuarita High School softball team needed a win in the play-in round just to qualify for the state tournament. Now, the Mustangs are on the cusp of winning ...

School boundary debate draws in Sopori, Anza Trail, Sahuarita Heights  Sahuarita Sun

A Sahuarita Unified School District advisory committee is still a couple of months from recommending the boundaries for the K-8 school under construction, but ...

Sabino stripped of state baseball title, championship to be vacated  Sahuarita Sun

The Arizona Interscholastic Association stripped Sabino High School's baseball team of its statewide championship on Tuesday, but the runner-up Sahuarita ...

Trip across pond filled with memorable experiences for SHS students  Green Valley News

Westminster Abbey. The British Invasion. Queen Elizabeth.

Friday night's high school football matchups, predictions and score updates  Arizona Daily Star

Check back for live score updates throughout Friday night.

SHS names new football coach | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

The lone candidate for head football coach at Sahuarita High School is a familiar face in Southern Arizona athletics.

Sahuarita dance team to be featured on America's Got Talent  Arizona Daily Star

Remember that Sahuarita dance team's Wizard of Oz routine that took the internet by storm last fall?

A look inside: Brain scans for teens part of groundbreaking concussion program  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita Unified School District is making history again when it comes to brain concussed students.

When waitress was hit by cancer, a little girl was there to help  Sahuarita Sun

Mollie McDonald didn't hesitate to step in when a Sahuarita waitress who had become a family friend came down with cancer.

Dad: Son made mistake fleeing campus, is distraught  Sahuarita Sun

The father of a 17-year-old Sahuarita High School senior who fled from police Wednesday, prompting the lockdown of seven schools, said his son made a ...

Sahuarita baseball awaits results of probe into competitor  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School's baseball coach isn't thinking about a TUSD investigation into possible recruitment violations by Sabino High School last season, even ...

Everybody dance now! Sahuarita High launches its own team  Sahuarita Sun

Luis Arevalo knew what it was like to reap the rewards of hours of sweat and pain. He knew how it felt to be a part of an extended family,

DeSouza named assistant principal | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Teddy Michael DeSouza has been named new assistant principal at Sahuarita High School.

Sahuarita could get a rugby club | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

Jeff King wants to pass his love of rugby on to young people in the Sahuarita area and use it to bring them together.

Fanning's 500th win is the story of Sahuarita High sports history  Sahuarita Sun

Researching Sahuarita High School softball coach Chris Fanning is like delving into the history of SHS sports itself.

Late playoff loss fails to dull Paradise Honors' promise  Your Valley

Paradise Honors sophomore Cassidy Martyn hits a three-run home run against Sahuarita during the second inning of their 3A state softball playoff game on ...

Walden Grove wins fourth state dance title; SHS wins first time out  Sahuarita Sun

When it comes to dance, Sahuarita rules. Both high schools won state championships over the weekend. It was the fourth win in a row for the Walden Grove ...

Photos: Tucson students test construction skills at SkillsUSA  Arizona Daily Star

More than 150 students from 10 Tucson-area high schools competed in the SkillsUSA regional competition at Sahuarita High School on Feb. 2, 2018, to ...

Sahuarita student makes elaborate homecoming proposal  KGUN

Sahuarita High School sophomore went all out when asking his date, Annette Rivera, to homecoming.

STEVEN ROBERT HULLAND JR. | Obituaries |  Green Valley News

Steven R. Hulland, 51 of Amado, Arizona unexpectedly passed away on Sunday April 28, 2019, after watching his daughter Jessica and her team win a soccer ...

SHS cheer team prepping for state championship | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

It's almost as if the Arizona Interscholastic Association created an event just for them, Sahuarita High School cheerleader Paige Cude said.

High School Sports Roundup | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Swimming. Walden Grove and Sahuarita High met in the pool Thursday in the final meet for the schools' seniors. WGHS has 17 seniors and SHS has three.

It's a first! Local schools to host marching band competition  Sahuarita Sun

Music lovers, rejoice! For the first time, Sahuarita's high schools are hosting a marching band competition.

Southern Arizona high school graduations: When, where, why and what to give  Arizona Daily Star

It's that time. Here are things you need to know about local high school graduations.

Football players train with robots in order to cut injuries  KGUN

For the first time on a Southern Arizona high school football field, robots rolled on to the field as a part of the team. Sahuarita High School and Walden Grove ...

For Sahuarita's Bryan Huie, the payoff comes when his players sign  Arizona Daily Star

The Yankees scout has helped turn local standouts into college players, pros.

Facebook page lets food lovers eat up, share recipes and ideas  Green Valley News

Walking into Tom and Heather Lapadat's Sahuarita home on May 4, you would've thought they were hosting an ordinary Cinco de Mayo party given the spread ...

SUSD welcomes two into Hall of Fame | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

The Sahuarita Unified School District named its 2017 Hall of Fame Inductees last month.

Social media threats at Sahuarita schools  KGUN

Rumors circulated around social media this weekend about a possible threat at two schools in the Sahuarita Unified School District. The rumors targeted ...

Starting early: New coach, new rules, new vision for Mustang football  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School head football Coach Don Watt has given Mustangs not currently involved in other sports a new hangout.

SHS, WGHS bands take home awards | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Marching band season is underway and Sahuarita and Walden Grove high schools did well during the Arizona Band and Orchestra Director's Association ...

Rally backs raises for teachers, better funding for education  Sahuarita Sun

There was a small ocean of red Wednesday afternoon at Rancho Sahuarita Boulevard and Sahuarita Road when dozens of teachers, children and parents ...

Season Preview: Sahuarita baseball loaded with young talent  Sahuarita Sun

The winds of change are blowing nearly as fast as the actual gusts that sweep from right to left across the baseball field at Sahuarita High School.

Mustang softball headed to 3A state championship game  Sahuarita Sun

Sahuarita High School softball will play for the state championship Tuesday night in Tempe.

SEASON PREVIEW: Sahuarita High football | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

With monsoon winds blowing overhead, the Sahuarita Mustangs have been more focused on the ground as they prepare for what they hope will be a ...

Greg Hansen: 'Mr. Football' on Salpointe's blue-chip prospects and the Lancers' family business  Arizona Daily Star

The Star's longtime columnist previews Friday night's high school football Class 4A state championship game between Salpointe Catholic and Scottsdale ...

The Weekly Take: Sahuarita softball ready for battle in Tucson  Sahuarita Sun

It's been six years since the Sahuarita Mustangs last played in the quarterfinals of the AIA State Softball Tournament.

Nine Sahuarita High School wrestlers arrested in assault  Green Valley News

Sahuarita police on Thursday arrested nine members of the Sahuarita High School wrestling team after a freshman was forced to the ground in the locker room, ...

Girls take the lead in Sahuarita High construction program  Green Valley News

Construction classes are no longer just for the boys.

Q&A with Chip Stratton | Schools  Sahuarita Sun

Chip Stratton, 50, is the new athletic director at Sahuarita High School, taking over for Chris Fanning, who stepped aside to focus on coaching. Stratton comes to ...

Lathan Ransom: Before we talk about my recruitment, here's what you need to know about me  Arizona Daily Star

Lathan Ransom is one of Southern Arizona's most sought-after high school football players. The Salpointe Catholic safety is documenting the recruiting process ...

Anza Trail, SMS add two sports | Schools  Sahuarita Sun

Anza Trail School and Sahuarita Middle School have added baseball and cross country teams this year.

Draft women? These girls say yes  Green Valley News

The draft was created so that in times of emergency the U.S. would have enough manpower. But pretty soon the country could end up having extra womanpower ...

Local students headed to national culinary competition  Arizona Daily Star

Sahuarita High's restaurant management, culinary teams won scholarships.

Members of Sahuarita family ID'd in I-19 crash  Sahuarita Sun

Updated at 3:15 p.m. with comments from SUSD. The four people taken to Banner University Medical Center in Tucson on Monday following a crash on ...

FULL RECAP: Mustangs trample Holbrook 46-0 | Local Sports  Sahuarita Sun

It is 106 miles from Sahuarita High School to the American Leadership Academy-Ironwood in Queen Creek, site of the neutral field match-up of the Mustangs ...

GETTING READY: Walden Grove cheerleaders off to state, national competition  Sahuarita Sun

To say the 21 kids on Walden Grove High School's cheerleading team are dedicated is an understatement, Coach Alicia Mohler says.

New WGHS football coach meets with players, parents  Sahuarita Sun

Corey Noble, who was named interim head coach for Walden Grove's football team after Chris May's abrupt resignation June 27, told parents and players ...

Local midshipman completes 'sea year' | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

Midshipman Gunnar Johnson, son of Diane and Tim Johnson of Sahuarita, recently completed Sea Year training at the United States Merchant Marine Academy ...

Photos: 2017 SkillsUSA Competition in Sahuarita | Tucson Business News  Arizona Daily Star

Students from Sahuarita, Benson, Cholla, Catalina, JTED, Canyon del Oro, Santa Rita, San Manuel and Vail high schools competed at the SkillsUSA Regional ...

Sugar Skulls gear up for franchise opener  KOLD

TUCSON, AZ - When they take the field Sunday in San Diego, the Tucson Sugar Skulls will be the first professional football team from Tucson, Arizona to take a ...

Look who's having a great year: Sahuarita 49ers undefeated, eye Vegas trip  Sahuarita Sun

This reflects an update that the game has been moved to Walden Grove High School.

2015: The year in review for Green Valley and Sahuarita  Green Valley News

JANUARY. 9: Newly elected congresswoman Martha McSally names CJ Karamargin as her district director. Karamargin was communications director for U.S. ...

The Weekly Take: Bold Tucson-area sports predictions for 2019  Tucson Local Media

We've officially put a new calendar up on the wall, with a new year and a clean slate for local teams to make a name for themselves in their respective sports.

Sahuarita's Sati Santa Cruz drafted by Phillies | Local News Stories  Sahuarita Sun

One of Sahuarita's home-grown star athletes has literally made it to the big leagues.

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