Football Friday Night: Week Two



Mountain Ridge (0-1) at Tucson (2-0)
— Tucson wins 24-14 FINAL

Mesa Dobson (1-0) at Rincon/University (0-2)
— Dobson wins 22-16 FINAL

Sunnyside (1-1) at (4A) Pueblo (2-0)
— Pueblo wins 7-6 FINAL


Ironwood Ridge (2-0) at Sunnyslope (0-1)
— Ironwood Ridge wins 23-9 FINAL

Cienega (1-0) at Marana (0-2)
— Cienega wins 57-50 FINAL

(4A) Salpointe (2-0) at Mountain View (0-1)
— Salpointe wins 34-0 FINAL

(3A) Sabino (2-0) at Sahuaro (0-1)
— Sabino wins 41-13 FINAL

Buena (1-1) at Flowing Wells (0-1)
— Buena wins 14-7 FINAL

Desert View (1-0) at (4A) Palo Verde (1-1)
— Desert View wins 42-7 FINAL

Amphitheater (0-1) at Cholla (2-0)
— Cholla wins 50-0 FINAL


Shadow Mountain (0-1) at Canyon del Oro (1-0)
— CDO wins 42-34 FINAL

Walden Grove (1-0) at Rio Rico (0-2)
— Walden Grove wins 52-0 FINAL

Catalina Foothills (1-1) at Tempe (0-2)
— Catalina Foothills wins 12-0 FINAL

Douglas (0-2) at Bisbee (1-0)
— Bisbee wins 22-21 FINAL

Nogales (0-1) does not play


Globe (0-2) at Catalina (2-0)
— Catalina wins 21-13 FINAL

Coolidge (1-1) at Empire (1-0)
— Empire wins 31-0 FINAL

American Leadership (1-1) at Pusch Ridge (1-0)
— Pusch Ridge wins 24-14 FINAL

Sahuarita (0-1) at Safford (2-0)
— Safford wins 42-18 FINAL

San Manuel (1-1) at Tanque Verde (0-2)
— San Manuel wins 28-7 FINAL

Ben Franklin (1-1) at Santa Rita (0-1)
— Ben Franklin wins 61-6 FINAL


Thatcher (2-0) at Benson (0-1)
— Thatcher wins 42-0 FINAL

Paradise Honors (0-1) at Eloy Santa Cruz (1-0)
— Santa Cruz wins 52-0 FINAL

Tombstone (0-1) at Antelope Union (1-0)
— Antelope Union wins 23-14 FINAL

Willcox (1-1) at Lordsburg, N.M. (0-1)
— Willcox wins 29-6 FINAL


Baboquivari (0-1) at Greyhills (0-0)

Mayer (1-0) at St. David (0-0)

Valley Union (0-1) at Joseph City (0-0)



Jamarye Joiner (Andy Morales/

The Arizona commit had five TD runs, including a 1-yard score with 26 seconds remaining in the game to give the Bobcats a 57-50 thrilling win at Marana. Joiner also had two touchdown passes, and he completed two two-point conversion passes in the fourth quarter.

Joiner’s TD runs went for 10 yards, 18 yards, 3 yards, 50 yards and 1 yard. His TD passes were 15 yards (to Diego Rubi) and 72 yards (Terrell Hayward).

Joiner’s performance overshadowed a brilliant display by Marana QB Trenton Bourguet, who had five TD passes.


— Ironwood Ridge RB Nick Brahler rushed for 2 TDs and gained more than 100 yards to lead his team to victory.

— Ichiro Ramod scored on end around for a TD to give CDO the lead 29-26 over Shadow Mountain in the third quarter. Eli Carey Bryant’s 25-yard run increased the lead to 36-26 in the third quarter. Carey with more than 100 yards rushing. Jose Cruz scored a TD. CDO star lineman Preston Flack not playing because of a foot injury.

— Zachary Eidenschink with an immaculate 25-yard rushing touchdown, making Matadors miss him right and left. It’s 42-26 CDO

— Bijan Robinson’s 3-yard TD run put Salpointe ahead 31-0 over Marana Mountain View in the third quarter. He earlier scored on a 57-yard TD run.

— Sabino QB Alex Bell ran 35 yards for a score to put the Sabercats ahead 7-0 in the first quarter.

— Bell hit RB Isaiah Smotherman with a 5-yard TD pass to put Sabino ahead 14-0 going into the second quarter. He then completed a 27-yard TD pass to Luke Moran to put the Sabercats ahead 21-0. Bell later converted a 36-yard TD pass to Moran.

— Sahuaro’s Kobi Bell completed a 20-yard TD pass to Trayvion White-Austin to cut the lead to 21-7 before halftime. Kobi Bell had another TD pass late in the fourth quarter, a 13-yard strike to Abrien Painter.

— Tucson struck first on a screen pass for a TD from Jesus Montano to Daniel Solamon.

— Kashawn Valencia-Crump scored on a 59-yard TD run to put the Badgers ahead 13-0.

— Desert View’s Chris Aros put the Jaguars up 7-0 in the first quarter with a 5-yard TD run. Aros later scored on a 79-yard punt return for a touchdown. He also had a 59-yard TD run.

— Jaguars RB Ayatulla Salat scored on a 59-yard TD against Palo Verde.

— The Jaguars went up 14-0 on a 1-yard run by Oscar Morineau, who had 190 all-purpose yards (stats and updates courtesy of Curtis Dutiel).

— Pusch Ridge took a 6-0 lead in the first quarter on a 1-yard run by Dakota Haynes.

— Matt Nevill completed a 61-yard TD pass to Bujon Boyd 61 yards to put American Leadership up 7-6 in the second quarter.

— Tamerat McLeod’s 30-yard interception return put Pusch Ridge up 14-7 in the third quarter.

— Cholla QB Jordan Porter, who passed for five TDs and rushed for three more at Douglas last week, scored on a 44-yard TD run vs. Amphi in the second quarter.

— Cienega took a 3-0 lead in the first quarter on a 30-yard FG by Ezra Figueroa.

— Marana’s Teon Simmons scored on a 64-yard bubble screen reception to put the Tigers up 7-3 in the second quarter. Simmons made a TD catch to end the half to put the Tigers ahead 19-17.

— Jamarye Joiner completed an 18-yard TD pass to Diego Rubi with less than 2 minutes left in the first half to put Cienega ahead 17-13. Joiner’s 19-yard TD run in the third quarter cut Marana’s lead to 26-24. Joiner’s second TD run cut the lead to 36-34.

— Figueroa’s 27-yard FG put Cienega ahead 27-26 in the third quarter.

— Marana’s Jaime Avila answered with a 24-yard field goal to put the Tigers back ahead 29-27 in the third quarter.

— Simmons’ third TD reception, a 44-yard pass from Trenton Bourget, put the Tigers up 36-27.

— Marana’s Rene Valenzuela took a bubble screen pass and went 66 yards for the TD to put the Tigers ahead 26-17 in the third quarter.

— Joiner’s 72-yard pass to Terrell Hayward and his two-point conversion pass to Trey White tied the game at 42 with 7:11 left in the fourth quarter. Joiner than scored on a 50-yard run to put the Bobcats up 49-42. Figueroa’s extra-point gave him 12 points for the game.

— Marana’s Zach Roberts scored on a 4-yard TD run with 1:22 left and his 2-point conversion run put the Tigers up 50-49.

— Joiner answered right back first completing a 19-yard pass to Terrell Hayward to the Marana 1 and then scoring on the 1-yard TD run to put the Bobcats ahead 55-50. His 2-point conversion pass to Trey Woodward gave Cienega a 57-50 lead.

— Willcox scored first against Lordsburg on a 33-yard TD pass by Christian Brown to Tanner DeBaun. DeBaun later had an 85-yard TD run.

— Willcox’s Elijah Sheppard had a 55-yard punt return and 65-yard kickoff return, both TDs, called back because of penalties.

— AJ Fuentes’ 34-yard TD reception put Willcox ahead 16-6 in the third quarter. Fuentes caught a 67-yard TD pass from Josh Rios to put Willcox up 23-6.

Friday, September 1

Sabino at American Leadership
Flowing Wells at Amphitheater
Canyon Del Oro at Apache Junction
Valley Lutheran at Baboquivari
Catalina at Benjamin Franklin
Pima at Bisbee
Sunnyside at Buena
Empire at Casteel
Cholla at Catalina Foothills
Shadow Ridge at Cienega
Rio Rico at Cortez
Tucson at Desert Ridge
Maricopa at Desert View
Palo Verde at Glendale
McClintock at Marana
Benson at Morenci
Rincon/University at Mountain View Marana
Ironwood Ridge at Nogales
Sahuaro at Queen Creek
Florence at Sahuarita
Veritas Prep at San Manuel
Coolidge at Santa Cruz
San Carlos at Tombstone
Pusch Ridge at Walden Grove
Tanque Verde at Willcox

Friday, September 8

Empire at Amphitheater
Benson at Arizona Lutheran
Phoenix Christian at Bisbee
Rincon/University at Buena
Flowing Wells at Catalina Foothills
Nogales at Cienega
Desert View at Douglas
Tanque Verde at Globe
Canyon Del Oro at Ironwood Ridge
San Manuel at Miami
Catalina at Palo Verde
Santa Cruz at Parker
Tombstone at Pima
Cholla at Pueblo
Sahuarita at Rio Rico
Pusch Ridge at Safford
Marana at Sahuaro
Mountain View Marana at Sunnyside
Salpointe at Tucson
Santa Rita at Walden Grove
Morenci at Willcox

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