Horses and jockeys round the final turn at Rillito Park in November, 1988.
A calf roper reaches for the pigging string in his mouth as he sprints towards his calf on February 22, 1980 during the La Fiesta de los Vaqueros. Photo by Jim Davis / Arizona Daily Star
Nogales' Roger Canez (14) and Tucson High's Emilio Villatoro head the ball Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, during the quarterfinals with THMS winning 2-1. Photo by Jim Davis / for the Arizona Daily Star
UA's Jason Terry (31) hangs from the rim while Miles Simon accepts congratulations from teammates after the Arizona Wildcats beat Providence in overtime 96-92 on March 23, 1997.
UA's Jason Terry (31) heads down the court guarded by Kansas forward T.J. Pugh (32) on March 14, 1997.
Arizona's Jason Terry (31) drives to the basket against Ruben Garces (24) and Derrick Brown (32) on March 23, 1997.
Arizona's Jason Terry (31) hangs from the rim and celebrates with A.J. Bramlett, left, after defeating Providence on March 22, 1997.
Chuck Levy ran for 142 yards and had arguably the most famous run in UA bowl history when he went 68 yards for a score against Miami in 1994.
UA running back Chuck Levy and the Wildcats juked Paul White and Miami all day long on Jan. 1, 1994, beating the Hurricanes 29-0. “They thought we were gonna lay down,” recalls Levy, who ran for 142 yards, including a 68-yard TD scamper, to win Fiesta Bowl offensive MVP honors.
UA's Tony Bouie, bottom, holds on to Miami's Donnell Bennett (33) while UA's Shawn Jarrett (88) comes flying in to help on the tackle in Fiesta Bowl XXIII on Jan. 1, 1994.
UA's Tedy Bruschi (68) puts pressure on the Miami Hurricanes quarterback Ryan Collins (8) in Fiesta Bowl XXIII on Jan. 1, 1994.
UA's Chuck Levy (4) tears up the turf making a cut against Corwin Francis (58) of the Miami Hurricanes in Fiesta Bowl XXIII on Jan. 1, 1994.
UA's Chuck Levy (4) cuts against Miami's Paul White (4) during Fiesta Bowl XXIII on Jan. 1, 1994.
In 2007, people gathered with their raffle tickets hoping to win one of the bicycles given away at the Miracle on 31st Street Christmas Party. For the 44th consecutive year, Ramon Gonzales and volunteers are collecting toys to distribute to more than 10,000 children at the party. A total of …
UA's Tony Bouie holds on to Donnell Bennett #33 while UA's Shawn Jarrett #88 come flying in to help on the tackle in the XXIII Fiesta Bowl.
UA's Chuck Levy #4 cuts against Miami's Paul White #4 during Fiesta Bowl XXIII.
Carlos Villarreal of Rio Rico crosses the finish line ahead of everyone else at the Rattler Invitational Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at Marana High School.
Maria Moreno (center with hat) shows the buisness initiative partnership class from Pima College how green corn tamales are made at El Parador in 1997. The class toured El Parador.
Mark Andricopoulos gets his shoe laces tied by Jessica Cox, a guest speaker who was born with arms and hands Friday, October 23rd, 2009 at Harelson Elementary School's 10th Annual Peace Conference.
Don and Jean Sealy walk along a trail as a lone tree with golden leaves stands out against the scrub oaks and other trees Monday, October 1st, 2001 at Oracle State Park which opened to the public today. The opening weekend celebration drew over a thousand people. Jim Davis 10-1-01 92072
2004: It was an emotional Homecoming on Saturday at the UA-Oregon State football game, when longtime twirling coach Shirlee Bertolini was honored at halftime. Bertolini, who came to the University of Arizona as its first female twirler in 1954, became the twirling coach in 1958.
1998: Alpha Phi girls and Beta Theta Phi guys work making flowers for the Beta's homecoming float. Hundreds of the paper flowers were made for the float.
1978: Getting down with the sounds of that Disco beat at the 1978 UA Homecoming Ball at the Doubletree Hotel on Alvernon.
UA baseball's Craig Lefferts, Jan. 21, 1979.
Marana Unified School District Superintendent Doug Wilson talks with staff Oct. 9, 2008.
Junior running back Bryce Coleman, left, transferred from Tucson High to Mountain View over the summer and will take the field for the first time this season on season when the Mountain Lions play his former team.
Stephen Paulus, shown here in 1998, wrote several pieces during his tenure as TSO composer in residence.
Canyon del Oro senior Bridgette Doucet, the winner of the girls seeded race at the Rattler Invitational, hands out water to other runners at the finish line on Marana high School's track.
Varsity Boys 5K race at the Rattler Invitational Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at Marana High School where 935 runners from across the state competed in the 5K cross country races. Photo by Jim Davis for The Arizona Daily Star
Runners cross the finish line during the Varsity girls race during the Rattler Invitational Saturday, October 18th, 2014 at Marana High School where 935 runners from across the state competed in the 5K cross country races. Photo by Jim Davis for The Arizona Daily Star
Rio Rico’s Carlos Villarreal breaks the tape at the Valerie McGregor Rattler Invitational at Marana High on Saturday.
The 1,000 foot-tall smelter stack towers above Hayden.
The Gabriel Ayala Trio will perform at a fundraising concert to benefit the University of Arizona Mobile Health Program on Sunday.
Cal quarterback Reggie Robertson rolls out to pass late in the second half on Oct. 23, 2004.
An aerial view of Golder Dam, background, on the Canyon del Oro Wash and the lake behind it, looking south-southwest, in February, 1979, after winter storms produced runoff.
Arizona cornerback Trevin Wade, left, runs back an interception in the second half on Aug. 30, 2008 with Robert Golden blocking.
Mountain View's football team has been under investigation by the Arizona Interscholastic Association for an alleged recruiting violation.
Volunteers restock tables filled with vegetables at Santa Catalina Catholic Parish, 14380 N. Oracle Road, during a Market on the Move event.
UA's #24 Marcus Hollingsworth, left, gets a hand on NAU's Jason Murietta, center, Sept. 10, 2005.
UA fullback Gilbert Harris (36) gets sandwiched between two NAU defenders #32 Bruce Branch and #42 D.J. Wade Sept. 10, 2005.
UA running back Mike Bell cuts behind the block of Arizona's #9 Anthony Johnson against NAU Sept. 10, 2005.
UA running back Gilbert Harris gets a down field block from #69 John Abramo Sept. 10, 2005.
UA quarterback #8 Richard Kovalcheck keeps the ball and runs for a first down late in the game against NAU Sept. 10, 2005.
Arizona's Mike Bell cuts between two defenders in the second half against NAU Sept. 10, 2005.
UA's #10 Michael Thomas runs after catching a pass in the first half against NAU Sept. 10, 2005.
Arizona's #24 Marcus Hollingsworth and #39 Dane Krogstad sack NAU's #14 Jason Murietta Sept. 10, 2005.
UA coach Mike Stoops, right, yells instructions during a timeout in the first half against NAU Sept. 10, 2005.
UA tight end Brad Wood catches a TD late in the first half against NAU Sept. 10, 2005.
UA running back #27 Chris Henry tries to break the tackle of NAU's Chad Curtis Sept. 10, 2005.
Amphi High School head football coach Vern Friedli leads his players during practice Aug. 8, 2006.