Queen Creek Schools

A Closer Look

7 months ago Angel Bandilla 0
Combs hosted winless Dysart on its Homecoming on Friday, Sept. 28, and sent Coyotes’ fans and alumni happy after defeating the Demons, 28 – 20. Following their second-straight win, the Yotes remain undefeated and atop the Black Canyon Region standings. homecoming game. Combs was holding a 21 – 7 lead at halftime. Leading 28 – Read More

Queen Creek Defense Answers Challenge in Win

7 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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

7 months 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