Queen Creek Schools

From 4 to 34 in 3 Seasons: Patriots Reach 5A Volleyball State Championship Game

3 months ago Jason P. Skoda 0
Before getting to the accomplishment and mayhem that took place Wednesday night, retreat back to March 1, 2016. The American Leadership Academy-Queen Creek boys volleyball team played its first ever match. It didn’t last long. Higley quickly dispatched of the Patriots in three sets. It was worse than the score – 25-6, 25-15, 25-9 – Read More

Queen Creek, Mesquite to Meet for 4th Time

3 months ago Jason P. Skoda 0
Six teams remain in the 5A State Baseball Championship and Queen Creek is the highest seed remaining at No. 8 as action continues Monday. The Bulldogs are in this position in part because they pulled off an upset in the second round by hammering No. 1 Mesquite, 11-1. It just so happens the Wildcats rebounded Read More

Pole Position: Park Vaults To New Heights Again

3 months ago Eric Sorenson 0
After a brief warmup ALA Queen Creek’s Julianna Park sat back and patiently waited. After all, as the reigning Division III pole vault champ, membership had its privileges Friday afternoon at the Track & Field State Championships at Mesa Community College. One by one a group of over 20 vaulters from around the state took Read More

Bulldogs’ Mistakes, Lack of Execution Prove Costly in Loss

3 months ago Jason P. Skoda 0
The inconsistent play of the regular season that kept Queen Creek from a region title and higher seed in the 5A state baseball tournament took a two-game furlough once the postseason began. It allowed the eighth-seeded Bulldogs to knock off No. 9 Kellis and No. 1 Mesquite by identical 11-1 scores to advance to Thursday’s Read More

The Great Chase: BF’s Adams Setting Example for Teammates

3 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
    Benjamin Franklin senior multi-sport athlete Chase Adams has been a member of the baseball team since its inaugural season, so he knows the ins and outs of the Chargers’ program better than most. “It’s really invaluable to have guys who know you and know what to expect,” Chargers head coach Kyle Shade told Read More

Patriot Games: Bryce Elevating ALA QC To New Heights

4 months ago Eric Sorenson 0
At first glance it’s easy to see why Brett Bryce isn’t only respected for his play on the court but as one of the leaders on a deep and talented ALA-Queen Creek volleyball team who have their sites set on a 5A state championship in the coming weeks. Their jaw-dropping 30-3 record entering Monday’s game Read More