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Arizona unable to hold onto late-inning lead against Stanford in series opener

2 hours 34 min ago
The No. 2 ranked Stanford Cardinal showed why they are the best team in the Pac-12, coming back from a two-run deficit and defeating Arizona 8-2 on Friday April, 20 at Hi Corbett Field. Alex Munoz

Beach volleyball ends regular season at 19-10, goes undefeated at Bear Down Bash

16 hours 31 min ago
 The Sand Cats returned to Bear Down Beach on Friday, April 20 to host and dominate the Bear Down Bash in Tucson, Ariz. against New Mexico and Utah. Thanks to the clutch performance by sophomore Olivia Hallaran and Kacey Nady, the ‘Cats were able to sweep their final home tournament of the season (2-0).  Amit Syal

Arizona vs No. 2 Stanford preview: Players to watch for and keys to the series

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 19:26
Arizona is playing its best baseball of the year at the right time. But the series this weekend against No. 2 Stanford will be an important measuring stick for just how good Arizona is. Coming off a series win in Los Angeles against USC and a home win against BYU, the Wildcats are rolling. Arizona’s pitching is matching its explosive offense and that’s a recipe for success as the ‘Cats look to end the year strong.  Jack Cooper

Arizona beach volleyball adds five new recruits to 2019 roster

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:29
This week Arizona beach volleyball announced three more recruits for its 2019 roster. Earlier this year, in the fall, the team announced their first two recruits for next year: Dana Parker and Sarah Blacker. This week, the Sand Cats added Jasmine Safar, Madison Rigdon, and Ainise Havili to their list of new commits. Amit Syal

Arizona getting ready for the biggest series of their entire season as No. 2 Stanford comes to the desert

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:28
Arizona is playing it’s best baseball of the year at the right time. But the series this weekend against No. 2 Stanford could make or break their season.  Jack Cooper

Wildcat hockey welcomes defenseman Ben Jones for 2018-19 season

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:54
Wildcat hockey announced Thursday afternoon that they had recruited defenseman Benjamin Jones, who will join the team as a 19-year-old freshman. Rachel Huston

Beach volleyball completes season sweep against ASU after 3-2 win

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 04:56
Arizona beach volleyball completed its season sweep against its in-state rivals, Arizona State, this evening in its final road trip of the regular season, after defeating the Sun Devils by a score of 3-2 in Tempe, Ariz. Amit Syal

Wildcat softball gets two much needs wins, still have room for improvement

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 04:22
After a six game losing streak, Arizona softball got back on track Wednesday night, getting two much needed wins in a doubleheader sweep of New Mexico State. In game one, the offense came alive for the Wildcats, with four home runs from three different Cats in a 7-3 win. In game two, the offense stayed hot, and the ‘Cats run ruled the Aggies, 9-0 (5). Noah Auclair

UA's top student-athletes and unsung heroes shine at CATSYS awards show

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 21:48
The stars were out for Arizona Athletics as it hosted the second annual CATSYS Award Banquet on April 16 to honor all student-athletes Monday inside the McKale Center. A red carpet welcomed the athletes to the event, with recording artist Kelley James playing live music for the second year in a row. Mark Lawson

Former Arizona men's basketball stars Richard Jefferson and Miles Simon steal show as hosts at CATSYS

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 21:30
Jefferson and Simon were never able to line up together on the McKale court in Arizona jersey’s, but the dynamic duo performed like they have been doing it for years. David Skinner

Analysis: Football Spring Game offers glimpse as to what's ahead

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 05:44
On a night when onlookers came to watch an explosive offense and a potential Heisman candidate, it was the defensive side of the ball that stole the show as team Arizona Defense won the Spring Game 55-46. Marcel Yates’ unit beat out the highly anticipated Kevin Sumlin offense that fans across Southern Arizona have been chomping at the bit to lay eyes on.   David Skinner

Juan Aguilera dominates as Arizona baseball beats BYU, 6-1

Wed, 04/18/2018 - 05:39
After winning two out of three this past weekend at USC, Arizona kept up their strong play with a 6-1 win against the BYU Cougars Tuesday night.  Jack Cooper

Men's golf finishes ASU Thunderbird Invitational in fifth place

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 20:36
 Arizona men’s golf used the final round of the ASU Thunderbird Invitational to secure sole possession of 5th place. The Wildcats, in their final tune up before the Pac-12 championships, shot a total team score of 838 putting them at -14 for the tournament.   Cory Kennedy

Arizona softball swept by UCLA, have now lost six in a row

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 03:17
Trying to avoid being swept by No. 4 UCLA, Arizona softball was once again haunted by missed opportunities. As a result the Bruins came away with a 10-3 win in Tucson and the Wildcats were swept on their home turf.  Noah Auclair

Missed opportunities plague the ‘Cats as they lose 7-3 to UCLA

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 15:29
 The Arizona Wildcats softball team lost to UCLA 7-3 on Saturday night, losing their second consecutive series and their third of their last four. Arizona will look back on rallies that were thwarted, and an inability to score more than a single run in an inning. Max Cohen

Marcel Yates looks to pick up where he left off

Sun, 04/15/2018 - 01:40
David Skinner

Beach volleyball falls short in trip to Malibu

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 21:14
 This morning, Arizona beach volleyball saw their hot streak from their home tournament come to an end as they lost to both No. 2 Pepperdine (4-1) and No. 5 Cal Poly (4-1).   Amit Syal

Taylor McQuillin lived on the (outside) edge against UCLA, and almost got away with it

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 07:12
Arizona softball pitcher Taylor McQuillin toed the rubber against UCLA Friday night and nearly threw a gem.  Max Cohen

Arizona softball drops extra-inning affair vs UCLA

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 06:12
In a battle of two top 12 teams, No. 12 Arizona softball lost to No. 4 UCLA, 7-6, in seven innings on April 13 to kick-off game one of a three game series .  Noah Auclair

Wildcats head up North for the ASU Thunderbird Invitational

Sat, 04/14/2018 - 04:30
The UA men’s golf team is set to head to Tempe this weekend to compete in the final tournament of the 2017-2018 regular season.The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 7 a.m. on Saturday morning. Stay tuned for tournament updates and recaps.  Cory Kennedy