SAFFORD — Bright and early on Thursday morning, Safford High School students from the Sports Conditioning class lined up at the starting point for a 5-mile run they’ve been training for since the beginning of the school year.
SAFFORD — On Tuesday, Safford, Thatcher, Pima, Morenci and Bonita middle schools competed in the Eastern Arizona Junior High School Athletic Association Conference track and field meet, and competed so hard it was easy to forget how young the athletes are.
SAFFORD — With the end of the regular season just two weeks away, the pressure to qualify for state is on. Safford, Thatcher and Globe took advantage of great conditions Thursday to improve their chances of getting to the finals.
THATCHER — Eastern knew it had a tough doubleheader against Phoenix on Tuesday. The Monsters were swept the last time both teams crossed ball and bat, but this time they got to taste victory with a sweep of their own, 3-1 and 5-4.