After seeing initial changes to the Conference 2A Central Region, in which Sedona Red Rock High School and Camp Verde High School compete, there was a drastic remodeling following the appeals process.

Balancing the equity in travel demands from schools within the metro Phoenix area and the rural schools was the main reason for the makeover.

Two members of the Verde Valley High Performance Swim Team competed at the IM Xtreme Games swim meet at Kino Aquatics Center in Mesa from Friday, Nov. 17 to Sunday, Nov. 19.

There are high school teams that get together for a three-month-or-so season. And then there are programs.

First-year coach Daniel Valenzuela takes over the Sedona Red Rock High School boys soccer team with intentions of creating a program.

Even with first-year head coach Daniel Valenzuela now at the helm of the Sedona Red Rock High School boys soccer team, its culture of learning and progressing remains the same.

Naturally, Valenzuela wants his Scorpions team to win as many games as possible. But what is different is that through what he teaches he wants the players to dig deeper, to play in a more brainy way.

A local father-son duo dominated the competition on its way to taking home national titles at the American FootGolf League National Championships at Desert Willow Golf Course in Palm Desert, Calif. on Nov. 12.

Sedona Red Rock High School principal Darrin Karuzas and his 13-year-old son Carson won their respective divisions at the fourth annual competition.

Losing three key pieces that helped runs to Conference 2A championship semifinals the last two seasons does not change much for the 2017-18 season.

Not for Sedona Red Rock High School girls basketball coach Dave Moncibaez. And not when the Scorpions return senior guard Liza Westervelt, last year’s Central Region Player of the Year, and three other vital pieces from those deep playoff runs: Senior guard Jo Toscano, senior forward Brittany Medel and sophomore guard/forward Mary Westervelt.