Florence

Chargers Prevail against Florence in Five-Set Thriller

6 hours 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

1 week 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

Maignan Does it all but Gophers Need More

1 month ago Andrew Luberda 0
See Josh run. See Josh throw. See Josh catch. See Josh tackle. Those in attendance last Friday night at Florence High School did see Gophers’ junior Josh Maignan do all the above and more, but it wasn’t enough for a victory in the home opener, as visiting Snowflake defeated Florence, 34 – 14. The 5-foot-10, Read More

Younger Gophers are up to the Task as Season Begins

2 months ago Caela Fox 0
    Coming off an 8-3 season a year ago, the Florence football team is looking to its younger guys to step up in their first game of the season against the Page Sand Devils. One of the biggest positions that needed to be filled is the quarterback spot after Jared Wood, a three-year varsity Read More

The County Line

2 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
Welcome back to The County Line, my blog on news and notes surrounding the athletic programs we cover at CountyLinePreps.com. Well, here we are – game week. I’ve spent the last 7-10 days visiting fall football camps at Poston Butte, Coolidge, Queen Creek, and Combs, previewing the seasons for each. If you haven’t already, go check Read More