10/19/1991 Mountain View's Kevin Schmidtke (34) runs with the ball as Flowing Wells' player Brian Bauerelen (29) tries to catch him. Photo by Mari A. Schaefer / Arizona Daily Star

In only its sixth year as a school, Mountain View went 14-0 and won the state championship game 63-32 over Sahuaro. Coach Wayne Jones built his team behind tailback Kevin Schmidtke, who rushed for 5,410 yards, then the top total in Tucson history. 


Greg graduated from Utah State, worked at two Utah newspapers, the St. Petersburg Times, the Albany Democrat-Herald in Oregon and moved to Tucson to cover UA football and baseball. He became the Star's sports columnist in 1984.