Catalina High School coach Shawn Wasson, right, was the Star's All-Southern Arizona football coach of the year. With him is Catalina High School fullback Phillip Pickett, who was chosen the player of the year. Catalina had its first winning season since 1974.
Ironwood Ridge High School head football coach Gary Minor blocks in a drill during practice on Aug. 8, 2002.
Coach Lute Olson talks with Luke Walton Feb. 2, 2002, at Maples Pavilion in Palo Alto, Calif.
A former high school wrestling coach has been found guilty of having sex with a 15-year-old student.
Mike Candrea gives Jennie Finch a hug after the UA loss to Cal in the championship game on May 27, 2002.
The $13.5 million renovation of the University of Arizona’s oldest building will be completed on time in August, project managers for the construction firm and the UA said Thursday.
Coach Factory Store to open temporary Foothills outlet
Former UA coach Lute Olson with UCLA legend John Wooden in December 2001.
The partnership between UA coach Lute Olson and Cholla High School graduate Sean Elliott came at just the right time for the Arizona program, re-energizing the city’s appetite for college basketball and putting the Wildcats on the national map after the school’s first Final Four in 1988.
Sunnyside Blue Devils Baseball head coach Ernie Palomarez coaches Nathan Vega during the regional final game against Nogales at Kino Sports Complex Friday May 9, 2003.
Arizona Head Coach John Mackovic tells quarterback Ryan O'Hara to keep his eyes focused and on Mackovic between plays. Sept. 27, 2003
Arizona coach Fred A. Enke with CCNY coach Nat Holman on Feb. 28, 1950.
Arizona coach Fred A. Enke with CCNY coach Nat Holman at Madison Square Garden in New York on Feb. 28, 1950.
He may have a top-rated team, but basketball coach Sean Miller is raising ire internally at the UA for an ad campaign some see as helping a business competitor.
Jerry Stitt was UA head coach from 1997-2001.
Salpointe head Football coach Dennis Bene talks with his players during his football teams practice held at Salpointe High on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2002 in Tucson.
University of Arizona head basketball coach Lute Olson salutes the crowd after notching his 500th career win in Arizona's blowout win over Northern Arizona to open the 2003 season. Channing Frye led the Cats with 20 points and Andre Iguodala scored 18.
Persnickety’s Boutique, a high-end resale shop whose offerings range from cowgirl boots to evening gowns, has opened in a new location after being closed for three months.
Lute Olson directing his charges during Arizona's loss to Arkansas in the 1994 Final Four.