JT Keith

Sports Reporter

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Mingus’ Behlow bows out with victory

Mingus Union soccer coach Calvin Behlow had this gnawing feeling at the pit of his stomach for more than a year.

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Mingus Union basketball girls expect growth with growing pains

What better way to live your faith than to teach it in front a crowd, and a bunch of impressionable young teenagers in a competitive environment.

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New season, same goals for Camp Verde girls basketball

Coach Mark Showers could hardly contain his glee as he taped ankles before practice. He knows that his young team will round into form sooner than later, and that the fruits of his labor from working with some of his players this summer will bear fruit.

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Goodbye Verde Valley, thanks for the ride

Verde Valley: Let me start out by saying, is it that time already? I can remember three months ago I started out by saying: Hello. By the time you read this it will be good-bye.

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Youth will be served for Mingus basketball this season

Nothing phases Mingus Union head basketball coach David Beery. As he watched his team scrimmage against a very athletic Page team, one of his players was having trouble matching up with one of their guards.

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Club track a new winter option for Mingus runners

It is hard not to notice athletes running on the track as soccer practice is going on. However, right there with both the boys’ and girls’ soccer team getting ready for their first scrimmage of the season is handful of athletes running repeat 400s and sprinters in their starting blocks practicing their starts for a season that is over two months away.

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For new Mingus wrestling coach Kirk Waddle, you win some, lose some, but learn every step of the way

First-year Mingus Union coach Kirk Waddle has a hunger to impart his wrestling knowledge to the athletes on his team.

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Mingus girls soccer to test waters in first scrimmage; looks forward to winning

Mingus Union girls’ soccer coach Andrea Strobel is excited at the prospect of scrimmaging Peoria High School this week.

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Mingus Union boys soccer plans fast-faced offensive attack

Mingus Union boys’ soccer coach Calvin Behlow coaches the game with a passion.

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Morgan Mabery signs for full scholarship at South Mountain College

Mingus Union high school senior volleyball and softball player Morgan Mabery is going to continue her athletic career at South Mountain Community College.

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