Queen Creek Schools

Queen Creek Defense Answers Challenge in Win

1 week ago Andrew Luberda 0
Challenge accepted. Queen Creek’s defense scored a pair of touchdowns and the starting unit limited Desert Ridge to a lone touchdown in a 39 – 14 victory last Friday night in east Mesa. The win improved the fourth-ranked Bulldogs’ record to 7 – 1, including a perfect 3 – 0 in the 6A Central Region, Read More

Chargers Start Fast, Patriots Finish Late in 3A Central Clash

2 weeks ago Andrew Luberda 0
Finish. It’s a word almost every coach, regardless of sport, preaches to his or her team. On its Homecoming last Friday night against rival Benjamin Franklin, American Leadership Academy – Queen Creek erased a 14 – 6 third-quarter deficit, scoring 27 unanswered points in the fourth quarter to defeat the undermanned Chargers, 33 – 14. Read More

Benjamin Franklin Hands Coolidge First Loss on Homecoming

3 weeks ago Caela Fox 0
Homecoming was a big night for the Benjamin Franklin Chargers football team, which beat the previously undefeated Coolidge Bears, on Friday, Sept. 14, 21 – 13. “It’s great to get a region win because that helps, (considering) the region winners (get) the automatic bids,” Chargers’ head coach Dave Jefferies said afterwards. “Any time we can Read More

Like Coach, Like Player: Queen Creek’s Larsen Emulates OC Germaine

3 weeks ago Andrew Luberda 0
Queen Creek senior quarterback Devin Larsen was born in 2000, three years after the 1997 Rose Bowl. Despite his non-existence in this world at the time, Larsen – thanks to YouTube – is familiar with Bulldogs’ offensive coordinator Joe Germaine’s heroics that propelled Ohio State to a come-from-behind victory against the hometown Sun Devils. During Read More

Queen Creek’s Win is the Stuff Dreams are Made of

3 weeks ago Andrew Luberda 0
No. 6 Queen Creek’s 29 – 28 come-from-behind victory at No. 5 Mountain Pointe is the stuff dreams are made of, literally. Trailing 28 – 23 with just over two minutes remaining, Queen Creek senior quarterback Devin Larsen engineered a nine-play, 80-yard game-winning drive that ended with a two-yard touchdown run by sophomore Trey Reynolds Read More

The County Line

4 weeks 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. Hard to believe we’re heading into the second half of the season but it, in fact, begins on Friday night. In this edition, some news about the QCUSD high school opening in 2019, Queen Creek Read More