Sports

Arizona baseball wins season opener in a rout

The Wildcats power was on display as the team combined for nine extra-base hits. This included doubles from five different players, triples by Matt Frazier and Matthew Dyer, on top of the previously mentioned home run to dead center by Wells.  Read more

Arizona softball splits double-header in re-opening of Hillenbrand

The unexpected rain delay at the re-opening of Hillenbrand Stadium on Thursday pushed Arizona softball's  season opener back a day with a double-header Friday featuring South Florida and University of Illinois at Chicago. The Wildcats won one of the two games played and now have a record of 4-3. Here's a rundown of each game: Read more

Newly renovated Rita Hillenbrand Stadium set to open Feb. 14

The University of Arizona’s Rita Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium is known for its remarkable history. Now, it seems only appropriate for the team to see major upgrades to their home field. The goal of the changes will be to heighten the fan experience and solidify the long-term future for Arizona softball. Read more

Synchronized swimming makes a splash

The UA Synchronized Swimming Team is a club sport on campus consisting of nine girls. This past season, they were the national club team champs, finishing with the highest point total at the U.S. Senior National Championships, held in Oro Valley.   Read more

COLUMN: Nightmare on 1 National Championship Drive in full effect

You’d have to go back to the year when the original "Nightmare on Elm Street" film was released to find the last time when Arizona men’s basketball lost five games in a row. That’s 35 years ago. After getting slashed by a different version of Freddy Krueger – the Washington State Cougars in this case – the Wildcats are in their own version of Nightmare on 1 National Championship Drive. Granted, it’s not quite as catchy, but we’re in the midst of Arizona’s horror story nonetheless. Read more

Arizona women's basketball suffers nail-biting loss to Washington State in Pullman

After coming off of an incredibly emotional win over Washington just two days before, Arizona was not able to wrap up their Washington road trip with both wins, as Borislava Hristova and Chanelle Molina combined for 65 points on the afternoon to power the Cougars to an upset victory over an Arizona team that looks to be on the bubble regarding the upcoming NCAA tournament.  Read more