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Basketball Players, Coaches Enjoying More Time Together

2 weeks ago Andrew Luberda 0
    New rules instituted by the Arizona Interscholastic Association are allowing high school coaches to work with their players during parts of the offseason that were previously off limits. Summer, for example, was typically the time for basketball players to compete with club and AAU teams, exclusively. While some players are continuing their club Read More

Combs’ Tennis Building Program, Establishing Identity

3 months ago Eric Sorenson 0
The sun slowly begins to set as the players patiently wait their turn in line on the tennis courts just north of the Combs High School campus. First-year boys head coach Dr. Dave Nelson sits in a folding chair just a few feet away from the baseline next to a cage filled with balls. He Read More

Combs MBB Experiencing Growing Pains: Three things we learned

5 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
For at least the first half of the Friday, Jan. 19, game at Thunderbird High School the Combs’ basketball team looked like a 16 – 4 team, not a team with only four wins entering the contest against the Chiefs. During the second half, however, the Yotes’ inexperience and lack of height were exposed, as Read More

The 2017 All-County Line Preps Football Team

6 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
We are pleased to announce the inaugural All-County Line Preps Football Team. Our team has a two-deep depth chart – 12 offense, 13 defense and four specialists per team – with 58 players, including four sophomores, 13 juniors and 41 seniors. We’ve also selected Offensive and Defensive Players of the Year. Players were chosen from Read More

AzFCA All-State, AIA All-Region Football Teams Announced

6 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
The recent conclusion of the football season means a myriad of media outlets will be honoring players and coaches for their performances this year. The increasing success of the football teams in Queen Creek and San Tan Valley has resulted in more recognition for players and coaches in the CountyLinePreps.com coverage area. The Arizona Interscholastic Read More

Strong Will, Skittles Helping Combs’ Star Thrive

7 months ago Eric Sorenson 2
It would have been easy for Isiah Jacobs to succumb to childhood pressure and fall into the trap many pre-teens face when adversity or change happens. Growing up in a single-parent household in Michigan with a mostly absent father, Jacobs’ mother decided young Isiah would be best relocating to the Valley to live with his Read More