Multiple Teams · Lady Scorpions Finish Strong
Here are summaries from the final two games of the regular season. This is a long email – my apologies. We hosted Lake Havasu last Friday. The freshman and varsity teams got wins. “The freshman girls played a well fought game on Friday against Lake Havasu. They were down 6 coming into the 3rd quarter when our defense
Multiple Teams · Lady Scorpions vs Verrado
The Freshman team was defeated by Verrado last night. “Can’t say that it was never in doubt, but an early lead, a halftime edge, and an overpowering second half led Desert Edge JV Girl’s basketball team to a 53-40 5A Desert West Section victory Tuesday evening at the Verrado Vipers Athletic Center. The DE Scorpions never trailed
Multiple Teams · Lady Scorpions Basketball Triumph
The girls had a program sweep of Barry Goldwater last Friday night. “The girls came out ready to play on Friday against Barry Goldwater. Zhanea got us jump started with a quick 4 points motivating the girls to play hard defense and get steals. Dasani, Tyra, and Ariel worked hard to get turnovers and have easy opportunities
Multiple Teams · Lady Scorpions Stings Skyhawks
We hosted the Deer Valley Skyhawks last Friday night. The varsity team jumped out to an 11-0 lead before really finding a rhythm in the 2nd quarter and taking a 45-10 lead into halftime. The final score was 68-20. Eight of the 11 girls on the roster scored. Stat leaders: Brooke 17 pts (5/9 from
Multiple Teams · Varsity Lady Scorpions Seeks Victory
We travel to Deer Valley last night for our 2nd region game. The Freshman were defeated and the JV team’s comeback attempt in the 4th quarter fell just short. The Varsity team started with great intensity and put the pressure on the Skyhawks. The ladies went on a 20+ point run in the 1st &
Multiple Teams · Lady Scorpions: 3 Game Sweep!
Last night, the ladies in the program completed the 3 game sweep for the first time this season over the Goldwater Bulldogs. “The freshman girls got their first victory at home last night! We were up by one point with a minute and 30 seconds left to play. Yasmin Muro came up with a clutch steal
Multiple Teams · Lady Scorpions Tournament Results
Over the break, the varsity team played in a tournament and all 3 levels traveled to Mesquite for our last non-region games. In the tournament, we finished in 5th place out of 24 teams. We won our first 2 pool games vs Corona del Sol and North Pointe Prep. We ran up against host Arcadia
Multiple Teams · The Lady Scorpions Are Stinging!
Happy Finals Week! The JV squad recorded their first win of the season. From Coach Hughes, “The Desert Edge JV team ran over Copper Canyon, 49-27, last Friday night to protect its home turf. The Scorpions dominated the game from the opening jump ball, lead by Vivian Banda. The junior point guard led all scorers
Multiple Teams · Mackenzie Kinsel, All Native Top Competitor!
Mackenzie Kinsel, All Native Top Competitor! Desert Edge senior student-athlete (basketball) Mackenzie Kinsel was selected to the All Native Top 50 Combine/Camp and All Star game which was held June 29th – July 2nd at Haskell University (KS). After a few tough days of practicing and competing, Mackenzie was chosen to play in the All Star game. Mackenzie was ranked #5 out