Casteel boys soccer advances to the semi-finals

It took less than nine minutes to get the momentum and about 13 to solidify their standing. “We’re a team that if we get that first goal within 10 minutes, we play completely different,” said Casteel coach Greg Lanman. “Once you see that ball go into the back of the net, everyone starts to loosen […]

Casteel captures first state championship football title in school’s history

  By winning the 2017 Division 3A Arizona state football championship, the Casteel High School football team in Queen Creek not only brought home a championship trophy, but they delivered hope, inspiration and joy to their principal who is fighting cancer. The team finished undefeated and became the first sport in the school’s young history […]

Casteel football celebrates first-ever state championship

    Casteel High School varsity football won its first-ever state championship Nov. 25 after beating Tucson’s Pusch Ridge Christian Academy to take the 3A state title. The game took place at Campo Verde High School, 3870 S. Quartz St. in Gilbert. This is the second year that Casteel has offered varsity athletics. After a back […]

UPDATE: Casteel student shot at home, Gilbert police investigating

Investigators from Gilbert Police Department are still looking at whether the shooting of a Casteel High School student in his home was accidental or self-inflicted, Sgt. Darrell Krueger said during a phone interview Aug. 16. Police responded to a call made from the student’s home in Gilbert at 6:23 a.m. Aug. 15, Sgt. Krueger, the […]

Queen Creek schools preparing for 2017-18 year

Summer break is just about over for students living in the town of Queen Creek. Schools serving the community are preparing to open their doors for the upcoming year. Here is what students attending some of them can expect for 2017-18: Queen Creek Unified School District The first day of school for students in Queen […]