Coolidge & Florence Schools

Chargers Deal Bears First Loss, Remain Unbeaten in 3A Opener

9 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
A leg up in the 3A Central Region and a pair of unbeaten streaks were on the line when Benjamin Franklin visited Coolidge in the region opener for both teams on Friday, Sept. 20, and it was the Chargers who remained undefeated and atop the standings following a dominant 35 – 7 victory. “Region games Read More

A Closer Look

2 years ago Angel Bandilla 0
Senior Night Special:  Poston Butte Upsets Seton Catholic in Season Finale The Poston Butte football team upset then No.7-ranked Seton Catholic last Friday on Senior night, 37 – 21. The Broncos finished with a 4 – 6 record after winning their last game of the season. Senior running back Carlos Roman rushed for 235 yards Read More

Chargers Prevail against Florence in Five-Set Thriller

2 years ago Andrew Luberda 0
Act like you’ve been there before. That’s exactly what the Benjamin Franklin volleyball team did in its 3 – 2 (9-25, 25-18, 25-23, 16-25, 15-8) victory against visiting Florence on Thursday, Oct. 11. The Central Region-leading Chargers entered last Thursday’s match 3 – 0 in five-set matches this season, including a 3 – 2 (22-25, Read More

Return of Jefferies, Loving gives Benjamin Franklin Familiar Look in Win

2 years ago Caela Fox 0
The inside track to the 3A Central Region automatic playoff berth was on the line last Friday night at Benjamin Franklin High School, where the Chargers hosted the Florence Gophers. The return of a couple injured Chargers made things look familiar again in a 49 – 12 victory. “It looked like the offense I know Read More

A Closer Look

2 years ago Angel Bandilla 0
Coolidge defeated Catalina on Friday, Sept. 21, 39 – 20. With the win, the Bears improved to 5 – 1 on the season. Coolidge led at halftime, 10 – 7, before outscoring the Trojans 29 – 13 in the second half. Valentine Rodriguez completed 16-of- 27 passes for 208 yards with 4 touchdowns. Junior running Read More