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 […]

More than $21,000 raised to help Casteel principal battle cancer

Hundreds attend Dec. 2 Living in the Joy fundraiser for Sandy Lundberg     Hundreds of people helped raise more than $21,000 to help a Queen Creek high school principal battling cancer. On Dec. 2, the fundraiser Living in the Joy was held to benefit Casteel High School Principal Sandy Lundberg. Money raised will help […]

Casteel Junior High School students breaking down stereotypes in wrestling

Less than six months after Becca Longo made national headlines for signing her National Letter of Intent to Adams College, two more Chandler Unified School District students are breaking down more gender stereotypes in sports. Camry Carter and Alexis Peterson, eighth-grade students at Casteel Junior High School, 24901 S. Power Road in Queen Creek, are […]

Casteel High offers diversity education with book Wonder

The Casteel High School library received a grant from the city of Chandler Diversity Office, from which it purchased 47 copies of the book “Wonder” by Palacio. The theme of the campaign is “Choose Kind.” The book centers on a boy who is born with multiple facial deformities. He is home-schooled until grade six, when […]