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James Kelley

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Although they’re young, Mingus Union softball players are off to a perfect start this season.

By James Kelley March 9, 2019
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Camp Verde High golf opened the season with a lot of new faces.

By James Kelley March 9, 2019
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Two years ago Mingus Union senior Andrew Swank was paralyzed but on Saturday he opened the track and field season by demolishing his personal record in the shot put.

By James Kelley March 7, 2019
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Led by a handful of returnees and an unbeaten rookie, Mingus Union boys tennis is off to an undefeated start.

By James Kelley March 7, 2019
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Camp Verde High track and field features a young and plentiful squad.

By James Kelley March 7, 2019
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Four Mingus Union football players are heading to Dakota State University, a school their coach went to.

By James Kelley March 2, 2019
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AIA approves new football reclassification model for 2020
2A-6A football teams to be classified based on performance, not size

After another postseason of lopsided football results, the AIA voted on Friday to change how they classify schools.

By James Kelley March 2, 2019
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The Grand Canyon Region honored a pair of Mingus Union girls basketball seniors.

By James Kelley February 28, 2019
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A whole starting five’s worth of Camp Verde High girls basketball players received Central Region Recogntion.

By James Kelley February 26, 2019
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Mingus Union track and field’s numbers are up, their times are down and they’re competing in an event they hadn’t in a handful of years.

By James Kelley February 26, 2019
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Five members of the Camp Verde High boys basketball program were recognized by the Central Region and they almost swept the region’s awards.

By James Kelley February 21, 2019
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After another state runner up finish last year, Camp Verde High softball is looking for more.

By James Kelley February 21, 2019
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PRESCOTT — Camp Verde High girls basketball’s season came to an end Friday afternoon as Scottsdale Christian was too much for the Cowboys.

By James Kelley February 19, 2019
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What a difference a year makes for Camp Verde High baseball.

By James Kelley February 19, 2019

The recent weather has led to the postponement for the First Annual First Responders Coed Softball Tournament.

By James Kelley February 19, 2019
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Camp Verde High girls basketball punched their ticket to the state tournament after slow start in the play-in game.

By James Kelley February 14, 2019
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Camp Verde High wrestling enjoyed a historic trip to the state tournaments last week.

By James Kelley February 12, 2019
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Mingus Union senior wrestler Danni Schulz’s state tournament was a little more taxing than normal but she still had enough energy to pick up MUHS head coach Klint McKean after she won the inaugural girls state tournament.

By James Kelley February 12, 2019
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On Friday night Camp Verde High boys basketball pulled off the Central Region double.

By James Kelley February 12, 2019

Some details of the First Annual First Responders Coed Softball Tournament later this month have changed.

By James Kelley February 12, 2019
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Camp Verde High boys wrestling came up short of their lofty goal of qualifying all the wrestlers they sent to Sectionals for State but did enjoy a successful sectional tournament.

By James Kelley February 7, 2019
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Mingus Union boys wrestling had two qualify for State at Sectionals last week.

By James Kelley February 7, 2019
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Mingus Union boys basketball beat Lee Williams on Senior Night to clinch a share of the Grand Canyon Region championship.

By James Kelley February 7, 2019
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Mingus Union girls basketball rallied, but suffered a close loss on Senior Night.

By James Kelley February 7, 2019

The Mike’s 12-Pack Sixth Annual Benefit Softball Tournament is coming up next month.

By James Kelley February 7, 2019

Mingus Union baseball and Law Enforcements Heroes Organized will join forces to stage a softball tournament fundraiser.

By James Kelley February 7, 2019
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Camp Verde High will host the 2A Central basketball tournaments this week.

By James Kelley February 6, 2019
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Camp Verde and Mingus Union are sending a combined eight wrestlers to the boys state tournament, starting on Thursday. Eight Cowboys qualified for the Division IV state tournament:

By James Kelley February 6, 2019
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Mingus Union swimming star Fletch Fangman is taking his talents east.

By James Kelley February 2, 2019
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Camp Verde High boys basketball capped the regular season with their fifth straight win on Senior Night in a “weird game.”

By James Kelley February 2, 2019
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Camp Verde High girls basketball finished the regular season with another win over a team they had previously lost to.

By James Kelley February 2, 2019
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Mingus Union senior Danni Schulz continued her dominant season, picking up the first AIA girls wrestling Sectional championship.

By James Kelley January 31, 2019

Camp Verde High freshman wrestler Caylee Townsend continued her season long improvement at Sectionals, pinning her way to the title.

By James Kelley January 31, 2019
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Mingus Union boys wrestling closed out the regular season on a high note.

By James Kelley January 31, 2019
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Last Saturday was a day to remember for the Townsend family.

By James Kelley January 31, 2019
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Camp Verde High boys wrestling heads to Sectionals undermanned but looking to load up on state qualifiers.

By James Kelley January 31, 2019
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The 14th annual RunSedona is this weekend in Sedona.

By James Kelley January 31, 2019
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Camp Verde High senior baseball player Dawson McCune is staying close to home for college.

By James Kelley January 26, 2019
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Camp Verde High boys basketball avenged their loss to Glendale Prep on Friday night.

By James Kelley January 26, 2019
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Last weekend Camp Verde High wrestling shined at the Firebird Invitational at Chaparral High School in Scottsdale.

By James Kelley January 24, 2019
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Mingus Union boys basketball came back to beat a shorthanded Glendale Cactus on Tuesday night at home.

By James Kelley January 24, 2019
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On Wednesday Northern Arizona University announced that they will be giving out free men’s basketball tickets to federal workers.

By James Kelley January 24, 2019
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SEDONA — Camp Verde High boys basketball held off a tougher Sedona Red Rock team on the road to win their ninth in a row.

By James Kelley January 19, 2019
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SEDONA — Once again Camp Verde High girls basketball rebounded after a loss, this time dispatching rival Sedona Red Rock.

By James Kelley January 19, 2019
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COTTONWOOD – Prescott girls soccer held on to win their rain soaked top 10 battle at Mingus Union.

By James Kelley January 17, 2019

On Wednesday the AIA announced the schedule for their inaugural state girls wrestling tournament.

By James Kelley January 17, 2019
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Camp Verde High boys basketball ran into some trouble at home on Friday night but still were able to win their seventh straight.

By James Kelley January 12, 2019
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After suffering their first conference loss on Tuesday, Camp Verde High girls basketball rebounded on Friday.

By James Kelley January 12, 2019
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Mingus Union boys soccer returned from their long layoff with a top 10 upset of side that didn’t have any rust to shake off.

By James Kelley January 10, 2019
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Camp Verde High boys wrestling opened the new year with a standout performance at Joseph City.

By James Kelley January 10, 2019