Queen Creek resident Braydon Rogers wins elite travel baseball MVP award

The Wilson Premier Classic recently wrapped and Braydon Rogers of Queen Creek took home the 2021 MVP award. More than 50 teams from 24 elite travel baseball clubs in America faced-off at the invitation-only baseball tournament Sept. 14–17 at the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals Spring Training complex, according to a release. The event featured national championship travel […]

From MLB to youth sports, baseball sees increased arm injuries in pitchers

Back when he played for Chaparral High School in Scottsdale, Danny Coulombe dominated on the diamond. A talented left-hander with a devastating curveball, Coulombe averaged more than two strikeouts per inning during his junior and senior seasons. But as his baseball career continued to unfold, setbacks abounded. The southpaw — who is now a pitcher […]

Queen Creek student-athletes earn all-region recognitions

Azpreps365.com released its all-region recognitions and several Queen Creek High School student-athletes made the cut. Queen Creek plays in 5A’s San Tan Region and had student-athletes from baseball, softball and boys volleyball earn a spot on the list. Senior Kevon Jackson and sophomore Jacob Berry earned first-team all-region honors while senior Colton Cassinelli earned second-team […]