Lester Medford helped lead Amphitheater to the 4A-II state title in 2011 and is hoping to help Baylor be back in the NCAA tournament next March.
Amphitheater’s Yusuf Shehata, left, celebrates with then-teammate Tony Lillard as the Panthers won their 2012 state semifinal in overtime. Now a senior, Shehata is averaging a team-leading 21.8 points per game this season.
Fresh off the football field, Amphitheater wrestler Jesus Barrera is already in midseason form on the mat less than a month in.
The Amphitheater Public Schools district is investigating accusations of racial harassment at Ironwood Ridge High School after parent complaints prompted the school’s principal to call an emergency staff meeting and student assemblies.
The Amphi High School photography club will host an exhibition at the school on Friday.
A local Masonic lodge will donate two bikes to each Amphitheater elementary school as part of its reading program.
More than 200 kids at Amphitheater High School could get a diploma after spending just two years sitting in classes, instead of four.
While school is out, Tucson-area districts are working to ensure breakfast and lunch programs continue for students in need.
Amphi sophomore Geo Payan, right, competes against Sunnyside's Raul Moraga in the Flowing Wells Invitational.
Amphitheater wrestling coach Sam Portillo knew it wouldn't be easy replacing a pair of state champions.
HONOLULU - Ten games into his college basketball career, Tim Derksen received the kind of test freshmen don't often get.
Michael Campbell and Jeannette Maré with Ben's Bell.
The recipient of this week's Ben's Bell is former physical-education teacher Michael Campbell, who now volunteers at a midtown school.
A 6-year-old boy who had a handgun in his backpack at Keeling Elementary School has been turned over to Child Protective Services.
At Amphitheater, the Dorados (4-6) finished their season on a two-game win streak after defeating the Panthers (1-9).
When her 11-year-old granddaughter was struggling in school, Christine Smalley knew she had to make a major change to get her back on track.
At Amphitheater, the Panthers (1-4) fell into an early hole, going down 28-0 after the first quarter. Williams Field (5-0) racked up 372 yards and four touchdowns on the ground. Amphi managed only 62 total yards.
The Pima County Board of Supervisors canceled elections in the Amphitheater and Flowing Wells districts because three candidates are running for as many spots in each race. Since the seats were uncontested, the candidates were appointed to those slots.