Mikel Moreno

Queen Creek, Mesquite to Meet for 4th Time

5 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

Bulldogs’ Mistakes, Lack of Execution Prove Costly in Loss

5 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

Dual-Sport Threat: QC’s Dobbs Stars on the Diamond and Gridiron

5 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
Queen Creek junior two-sport athlete Ryan Dobbs is already considered the best at his position on the baseball diamond, according to head coach Mikel Moreno. On the gridiron, Bulldogs’ football head coach Travis Schureman believes Dobbs and fellow senior-to-be Devin Larsen can develop into one of the most prolific receiver-quarterback duos in the state. The Read More

QC’s Sisk, Lopez Throw Combined No-No in 11 – 1 Win; HC Moreno Expects Better

6 months ago Andrew Luberda 0
The Queen Creek baseball team improved to 15-0 versus in-state opponents following a no-hit, five-inning 11 – 1 victory against visiting Camelback on Friday afternoon. The Bulldogs scored in four of the five innings, including a four-run first. Senior starting pitcher Bryce Sisk and sophomore reliever Donovan Lopez combined to no-hit the Spartans, whose lone Read More

QC’s Berry Inspired, Driven By Father’s Success

7 months ago Eric Sorenson 0
The consistent “ping” echoes from the far south end of Queen Creek High School as one baseball after another shoots into the left-centerfield gap, some landing over the fence under the Bulldogs’ electronic scoreboard. The early-season workout had just begun but Jacob Berry appears to already be in mid-season form. The sophomore infielder/outfielder, ranked as Read More