Sports

The traumatic brain injury that led to a lifelong love for golf

“The doctors said that I was lucky to be alive,” said Deegan Bee, a 13-year-old junior golf phenom who has been traveling the country to compete in high-stakes golf tournaments. Bee’s path to discovering his love for the game of golf was a bit different; he discovered the game after a traumatic brain injury, or TBI, that left him having to re-learn how to walk and write. Read more

Softball stays hot in Phoenix, sweeping GCU

Behind a weekend of dominant pitching, the Arizona softball team swept Grand Canyon University in a three-game series in Phoenix. Arizona is now 35-7 on the season with a 17-game win streak. Here’s how the three games played out. Read more

Q&A with men's lacrosse midfielder Alec Moen

Midfielder Alec Moen has been a big influence for the 8-3 Arizona men’s lacrosse team this season. Along with three of the team's standout freshman, Moen sat down with the Daily Wildcat to discuss coming to the UA, being a leader and what is ahead for the team. Read more

What to watch for in Spring Football game

“We’re going to give everybody equal shots," Mazzone said earlier this spring. "Everybody’s going to go in. We rotate them all through. They pretty much all get the same amount of reps. It’s a pretty level playing field right now."  Read more

UA sports to attend during Spring Fling weekend

Spring Fling is this weekend on the UA Mall, and while the rides and food figure to be quite the attraction, there are several Arizona sports taking place on campus as well. Here are the different sports you can go see throughout the three-day event. Read more

Arizona baseball gets back on track with sweep of Washington

The phrase, “there is no place like home,” from the 1939 film The Wizard of Oz seems to be the exact expression to define the first half of Arizona baseball this season. It’s no secret the team seems to be more comfortable playing at home, getting outscored on the road 74-88, compared to playing at Hi Corbett where they have outscored their opposition 208-125.     Read more

A new Tate of mind

“I think it helps a lot that I got injured because I learned a lot mentally and I got stronger,” Tate said.  Read more

All down to this: WNIT Championship preview

Arizona enters the championship game with a record of 23-13, coming off a thrilling 59-53 win over Texas Christian University in the Final Four. Aari McDonald had 19 points, adding nine rebounds, four assists and four steals. Dominique McBryde had 13 points, six rebounds, three assists and three steals. Read more