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A squad faces a number of tests during a season, but one of the toughest is recovering from the first loss of the season.

By Beau Bearden January 25, 2020
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It was a tough Friday at home for the Kingman High School girls soccer team as it couldn’t find the back of the net in an 11-0 loss to 15th-ranked Yuma Catholic.

By Beau Bearden January 25, 2020
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The Kingman Academy High School girls basketball team knows its success depends on how well it plays defense.

By Beau Bearden January 24, 2020
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Not many squads find a way to rally from a 10-point deficit, especially in the second half.

By Beau Bearden January 24, 2020
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As the old saying goes, ‘defense wins championships,’ but a squad still needs the offense to contribute in order to tally victories.

By Beau Bearden January 23, 2020
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It’s difficult to go on the road this late in the season, especially in a very competitive 4A Grand Canyon Region.

By Beau Bearden January 22, 2020
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Any squad would want to be at full strength when the No. 5 ranked team in the 4A Conference comes to town for an important region opener.

By Beau Bearden January 18, 2020
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No lead is safe in a crosstown rivalry game as a squad can find a second-half surge and inch within striking distance.

By Beau Bearden January 17, 2020
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The Kingman and Kingman Academy high school boys basketball teams are quite familiar with each other, dating back to their first meeting in 2013.

By Beau Bearden January 17, 2020
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Christian Marzo isn’t nearly as experienced as his Lee Williams High School wrestling teammates, but that hasn’t stopped him from finding success.

By Beau Bearden January 16, 2020
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It was the closest game of the season, but the Lee Williams High School girls soccer team knocked off Lake Havasu 3-2 Tuesday.

By Beau Bearden January 15, 2020
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The Lee Williams High School boys basketball team knows this is the make-or-break point of the season.

By Beau Bearden January 15, 2020
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Not all squads are made for crunch time. Some stay calm and collected, while others fold under pressure.

By Beau Bearden January 15, 2020
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The Arizona Interscholastic Association released its first girls and boys soccer rankings Tuesday as the 2019-20 season winds to its conclusion.

By Beau Bearden January 14, 2020
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It was a tale of two halves Monday as the Lee Williams High School boys soccer team overpowered crosstown rival Kingman High in a 10-3 victory at LWHS.

By Beau Bearden January 14, 2020
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The season is far from over, but the Lee Williams High School girls basketball team can compete with anyone in the 4A Conference.

By Beau Bearden January 11, 2020
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There’s no guarantee that a squad’s second unit will score points off the bench.

By Beau Bearden January 10, 2020
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It’s not often a player single-handedly goes on a 12-0 run and it’s even rarer when the athlete is wearing No. 12 on her uniform.

By Beau Bearden January 10, 2020
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Not many squads find a way to regain momentum after falling into a 36-0 hole, but don’t tell that to the Lee Williams High School wrestling team.

By Beau Bearden January 9, 2020
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The Kingman High School boys soccer team proved no deficit is too large as it rallied Tuesday for a 3-2 win at Paradise Honors.

By Beau Bearden January 8, 2020
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A one-point loss is never an easy pill to swallow, especially when a squad looks to be in control late in the fourth quarter.

By Beau Bearden January 8, 2020
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The Arizona Interscholastic Association revealed its first girls and boys basketball rankings Tuesday as the second half of the 2019-20 season gets underway.

By Beau Bearden January 7, 2020
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It’s no secret that the Lee Williams High School girls basketball team is focused on its defense.

By Beau Bearden January 4, 2020
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Steady progression throughout a game can sometimes be too much for an opponent to overcome.

By Beau Bearden January 4, 2020
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It’s never easy to lose back-to-back games, especially in tournament play.

By Beau Bearden January 2, 2020
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From wrestling in Japan to a 3A West Region basketball title to state tournament berths, there was plenty to write about in Kingman.

By Beau Bearden December 28, 2019
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There are no guarantees as to what the rest of the season holds, but one thing is for sure – the Lee Williams High School boys basketball team will lean on its defense.

By Beau Bearden December 21, 2019
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The Lee Williams High School girls basketball team tried to stop that from happening Friday, but Flagstaff found its groove and dealt the Lady Vols a 56-33 loss.

By Beau Bearden December 21, 2019
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The charity stripe can help a squad win games, but it can also prove costly if you foul your opponent late in a game.

By Beau Bearden December 21, 2019
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Wrestlers spend countless hours in the practice room for one goal – winning matches.

By Beau Bearden December 19, 2019
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Alexis Hecker could have easily gone to a college based on her athletic achievements, but the Lee Williams High School senior knew the extra work in the classroom would pay dividends.

By Beau Bearden December 18, 2019
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The Kingman High School girls basketball team knows this isn’t the same squad that won a 3A West Region title a season ago, but that doesn’t mean it is going to wave the white flag.

By Beau Bearden December 18, 2019
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A squad doesn’t often find the energy to rally from a large deficit, especially when it’s in the first half.

By Beau Bearden December 18, 2019
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It was much closer this time, but the Lee Williams High School boys basketball team couldn’t knock off Coconino Monday in a 56-50 loss at home.

By Beau Bearden December 17, 2019
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It’s never easy to play five matches in three days, even if they are shorter tournament contests.

By Beau Bearden December 14, 2019
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Take away a pair of lopsided losses and you could say the Lee Williams High School boys basketball team had a successful outing at the Nackard Holiday Tournament.

By Beau Bearden December 14, 2019
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When the offense is clicking, there isn’t much an opponent can do to stop it.

By Beau Bearden December 12, 2019
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It was supposed to be the Kingman High School wrestling team’s opportunity to shine Wednesday, but Lee Williams and Prescott showed up and stole the show with a combined five wins during a four-team dual meet at KHS.

By Beau Bearden December 12, 2019
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One of the greatest feelings in sports is tallying an upset win at home.

By Beau Bearden December 11, 2019
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It is still early in the season, but the Lee Williams High School girls soccer team is proving how far defense can take you.

By Beau Bearden December 10, 2019
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The Lee Williams High School girls basketball team fell one victory short at the River Valley Shootout.

By Beau Bearden December 10, 2019
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Find out who was named to the Kingman Miner's 2019 All-City Volleyball team.

By Beau Bearden December 7, 2019
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It was a successful Friday for the Lee Williams High School girls basketball team.

By Beau Bearden December 7, 2019
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The Kingman High School boys soccer team got the ball rolling Thursday with its first win of the season in a 9-1 decision at River Valley in 61 minutes.

By Beau Bearden December 7, 2019
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It’s still early in the season, but the Kingman High School boys basketball team believes it has a special group that will go far with defense.

By Beau Bearden December 6, 2019
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When the ball is going in the hoop, keep shooting.

By Beau Bearden December 6, 2019
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The final score may not have shown it, but the Lee Williams High School boys soccer team was in a battle with crosstown-rival Kingman High Tuesday, before a pair of late goals swelled the final tally to 5-0 at KHS.

By Beau Bearden December 4, 2019
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There is nothing wrong with defensive battles, but most squads enjoy seeing the offense pick up the tempo and score points.

By Beau Bearden December 3, 2019
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It's not out of the question to think the Kingman Academy High School boys basketball team would experience some growing pains. It wasn't evident Monday, Dec. 2, as the Tigers topped Mohave Accelerated 50-45.

By Beau Bearden December 3, 2019
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With the 2019 season in the books, find out who was named to the Miner's 2019 All-City Football team.

By Beau Bearden November 30, 2019

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