Pinnacle-Horizon rivalry hits new heights on the diamond

   Tyler Killian, azcentral sports3:40 p.m. MST April 2, 2015  Pinnacle-Horizon rivalry hits new heights on the diamond It’s often said you can throw out records when it comes to rivalry games. But that statement usually only applies when one team is having the kind of season worthy of throwing out and can direct all […]

SOFTBALL: PINNACLE USES COMBUSTIBLE INNING TO DOWN HORIZON

SOFTBALL: PINNACLE USES COMBUSTIBLE INNING TO DOWN HORIZON MARCH 30, 2015 By: Les Willsey Staff Writer, AZPreps365.com lwillsey@azpreps365.com It’s been warm enough in the Valley lately a fire can ignite with little provocation. Horizon experienced that first hand as the Lady Huskies and Pinnacle battled with power-ranking games all that’s left when the regular season […]

SOFTBALL: DESERT MOUNTAIN INVITE OOZES CONTENDERS

SOFTBALL: DESERT MOUNTAIN INVITE OOZES CONTENDERS MARCH 15, 2015 BY LES WILLSEY, AIA365 Not all the contenders for Division I and Division II softball supremacy for 2015 are in the field for the 18th annual Desert Mountain Softball Invitational at Horizon Park in Scottsdale this week, but there are a number of them. A thumb-nail sketch of 10  teams […]

MaxPreps 2015 Preseason All-American Softball Team / Congratulations to Horizon’s T Statman

MaxPreps 2015 Preseason All-American Softball Team Mission Viejo players Taylor McQuillin, Alyssa Palomino lead the way. Representatives from 18 states dot the team. Wednesday, March 04, 2015 By Tom Mauldin | MaxPreps.com Photos by MaxPreps photographers/Graphic by Ryan Escobar A pair of Mission Viejo (Calif.) seniors – Taylor McQuillin and Alyssa Palomino – highlight MaxPreps’ 2015 Preseason Softball […]

American Family Insurance ALL-USA Preseason Softball Team / Congratulations to Horizon’s T Statman

American Family Insurance ALL-USA Preseason Softball Team Horizon’s T Statman pic #20 MULTI-PURPOSE http://usatodayhss.com/2015/american-family-insurance-all-usa-preseason-softball-team   By: Brentt Eads, FullCountSoftball.com March 4, 2015 USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the inaugural American Family Insurance ALL-USA Preseason Softball Team chosen by Brentt Eads ofFullCountSoftball.com. He selected the 20-player team based on talent, performance from […]

Congrats to Horizon’s “T” named to MaxPreps 2014 Underclass All-American Softball Team

Congratulations to “T” for being named to the MaxPreps 2014 Underclass All-American Softball Team at a UT player.  This is T’s 3rd consecutive year making the MaxPreps Underclass All-American Softball Team.   Friday, July 18, 2014 By Tom Mauldin | MaxPreps.com MaxPreps 2014 Underclass All-American Softball Teams Juniors Photo by Heston Quan Taylor McQuillin is the MaxPreps Junior […]

HORIZON’S “T” Statman Named to 2014 MaxPreps All-American 2nd Team

Congratulations to Horizon’s own “T” Statman on being named to the MaxPreps 2014 All-American 2nd Team this past Softball Season! MaxPreps 2014 All-American Softball Team   Second Team P – Jess Cummings, Northern (Owings, Md.), Senior The 2014 season wasn’t as magical as 2013 when Northern won the MaxPreps mythical national title and Cummings went unbeaten. However, […]

High school softball 2014 All-Arizona team Announced

We would like to congratulate Horizon’s own T Statman for making the 2014 All-Arizona team for the 2nd consecutive year. The American Family Insurance All-USA Arizona softball team, as selected by azcentral sports.   P, Breanna Macha, Sr., Mesa Red Mountain Comment: Big Schools POY, won her fourth state championship in the circle, posting a 1.02 […]

AIA Announces Division I 2014 Recognitions / Horizon Lady Huskies T Statman makes All Division 1st Team

Congratulations to Horizon’s own “T” Statman for making Division I Softball All Division 1st Team. Division Recognitions The AIA is pleased to recognize the student-athletes and coaches selected in the only statewide Coach’s Poll. Each head coach had the opportunity to nominate athletes from their school, and coaches within their section, for recognition. Each coach […]

Congratulations to Horizon’s T Statman & Jenna Beeso for being selected 2014 D1 Section III All Section 1st Team

Division / Section Recognitions The AIA is pleased to recognize the student-athletes and coaches selected in the only statewide Coach’s Poll. Each head coach had the opportunity to nominate athletes from their school, and coaches within their section, for recognition. Each coach had the opportunity to vote on all nominations of both athletes and coaches […]

AiA 2014 2nd Rd. Softball D1 Playoffs Preview

Les Willsey Staff Writer, AIA365.com lwillsey@aia365.com D-I softball: Red Mountain seeks record fifth straight crown May 5, 2014 What are Red Mountain’s chances of reeling off a fifth consecutive big-school softball championship?  About what one would expect from a team that returned virtually all its top players from last year. The Lady Lions outlook is excellent. Still, seven […]

Division I first round state softball tournament preview

Les Willsey Staff Writer, AIA365.com lwillsey@aia365.com Division I first round state softball tournament preview May 2, 2014  The top eight seeds get a breather shifting the spotlight to the 9th through 24th seeds on Saturday morning (May 3) in the first-round of the Division I state softball tournament. Getting to sit back and enjoy Saturday are top-seed Gilbert, #2 Red […]

CF takes dive, preserves Horizon’s softball win over Xavier in the last game of the season before AiA State Playoffs are set to begin

Don Ketchum Staff Writer, AIA365.com dketchum@aia365.com CF takes dive, preserves Horizon’s softball win over Xavier Apr 30, 2014The ball was hit to shallow left-center field, and it appeared it would be enough to allow Phoenix Xavier Prep to send the tying run home in bottom of the seventh inning of their Division I softball showdown with […]