Frog & Firkin Friday Night Rewind: A look at Week 4 results

6A Desert Ridge 31, 5A Ironwood Ridge 0

— Ironwood Ridge is now 1-1

5A Desert View 20, 5A Verrado 19

— Desert View improves to 2-0 and has won three straight games dating to last season

5A Sunnyside 20, 5A South Mountain 14 (OT)

— Sunnyside QB Deion Conde, a junior, passed for 91 yards and two touchdowns to lead visiting Sunnyside to the win over former Arizona linebacker standout Byron Evans, who is in his second season coaching South Mountain.

5A Cienega 34, 5A Buena 7


Justin Argraves won his first game as Cienega’s head coach.

— QB Brayden Cherry, a junior, completed 6 of 14 passes for 114 yards

— RB Brady Beltz, a senior, rushed three times for 65 yards

— LB Ritchie McCormack, a senior, had 15 tackles, three for loss, including a sack

— CB Elias Santana, a senior, had a 95-yard INT return for a TD

— LB Cole McFarland, a senior, had a 70-yard INT return for a TD

— S Josiah Parker, a senior, had an INT


— DE William Stemler, a senior, had nine tackles

— CB Jaylen McCall, a senior, had two fumble recoveries

5A Willow Canyon 42, 5A Flowing Wells 7

— Flowing Wells is now 0-2.

5A Marana 61, 4A Tempe 0

— QB Elijah Joplin, a junior, completed 10 of 14 pass attempts for 121 yards with a touchdown and no interceptions. to lead Marana to a 2-0 record in the new coach Philip Steward era. Joplin also rushed five times for 48 yards and three touchdowns.

— RB Matthew Jensen, a junior, ran eight times for 83 yards with a touchdown.

— WR Dezmen Roebuck, a freshman, had six receptions for 89 yards.

— LB Troy Fox, a senior, led Marana with eight tackles, one for loss.

4A Vista Grande 63, 5A Cholla 12

— Vista Grande rushed for 457 yards with five players gaining 67 or more yards.

5A Nogales 16, 4A Rio Rico 0

— Nogales improved to 13-0 over rival Rio Rico in their series dating to 1997

4A Pueblo 44, 5A Rincon/UHS 8


Jake Allen won his first game as a head coach.

— QB Diego Ramirez, a junior, completed 13 of 23 passes for 236 yards and rushed for 78 yards on eight carries with two TDs

— RB Xavier Noriega, a senior, had 15 carries for 103 yards and a TD

— RB Andrew Gonzalez, a junior, had nine carries for 75 yards and one TD

— WR Miguel Moreira, a junior, had three catches for 113 yards

— WR Dylan Carrillo, a sophomore, had four caches for 73 yards

— DT Jeremiah Parrish, a sophomore, had nine tackles, one for loss (a sack)

4A Apache Junction 35, 4A Canyon del Oro 28

— CDO RB Kendric Astacio, a junior, had two TD runs including a 61-yard run and caught a 19-yard TD pass.

4A Arcadia 15, 4A Sahuaro 12

— Sahuaro, playing without some of its players because of COVID-19 protocol, could not hold on to a 12-0 lead in the fourth quarter

4A Walden Grove 28, 4A Catalina Foothills 27


— WR Duncan Hoover, a senior, had five receptions for 127 yards with three TDs.

— RB Matthew Enriquez, a senior, rushed 13 times for 144 yards

3A Safford 28, 4A Empire 6

— Empire QB Miles Kinney, a senior, completed 15 of 35 passes for 191 yards with one TD and one INT

— WR Jacob Puentes, a senior, caught six passes for 55 yards and a TD

— WR/S Hyrum Tanner, a junior, caught five passes for 79 yards and also had 10 tackles

— LB Braden Peglow, a senior, tallied 15 tackles

— LB Jake Lambert, a senior, had 13 tackles

3A ALA Gilbert North 33, 3A Sabino 21

— Sabino QB Cameron Hackworth, a sophomore, completed 18 of 22 passes for 189 yards with two TDs and one INT and rushed for 138 yards on 14 carries.

— WR Savaughn Berryhill, a sophomore, had five receptions for 57 yards and a TD

— CB Kamden Gambrell, a senior, tallied 11 tackles

— LB Levi Miranda, a senior, also had 11 tackles

— LB Mason Cade, a sophomore, had seven tackles, two of them sacks

4A Amphitheater 42, 3A Sahuarita 27

— RB/CB Kiko Trejo, a senior, rushed for 137 yards on nine carries and had five TDs including a 46-yard interception return.

— The Panthers are 2-0.

3A Pusch Ridge 28, 3A Eastmark 24

— QB Ryan Fontaine, a senior, had a 28-yard rushing touchdown and threw TD passes of 43 and 19 yards.

— WR Bubba Mustain, a sophomore, had 43-yard TD reception

— RB Javier Grajeda, a senior, had a 2-yard TD run

— WR Bryce Jewell, a junior, had a 19-yard TD reception

— Pusch Ridge improved to 3-0

4A Douglas 24, 2A Bisbee 21


— RB Kevin Ybarra, a senior, had nine carries for 89 yards and a 25-yard TD run

— CB Emiliano Bertheley, a sophomore, had a 24-yard INT return for a TD

— ATH Francisco Corrales, a senior, had four rushes for 47 yards and recovered a fumble

— RB Vicente Cardona, a junior, rushed 12 times for 74 yards


— RB Diego Chavez, a junior, rushed for 140 yards on 30 carries

3A AZ College Prep 31, 2A Santa Cruz 28

— Santa Cruz RB Wyatt Ogle, a senior, rushed for 260 yards on 13 carries and had two TDs

— RB Ricardo Alaniz, a senior, had 133 yards on 24 rushes

2A Willcox 48, 3A San Tan Foothills 14

— RB Cristian Pando, a junior, rushed for 336 yards on 32 carries with four TDs

— RB Marcus Olivares, a senior, rushed 19 times for 120 yards and two TDs

— QB/LB Ayden Fuentes, a junior, finished with a team-best six tackles

2A Benson 41, 2A Tanque Verde 0


— RB Devin Bowling, a senior, had 85 yards on 16 carries

— LB Ryan Francione, a senior, had nine tackles, including one for loss


— WR Kaden Eichenberger, a senior, finished with five receptions for 69 yards

— CB Trevor Clausen, a senior, tallied 13 tackles

2A Catalina 1, 2A Miami 0 (forfeit)

— Catalina is now 1-2 after Miami’s forfeit, a result of the AIA penalizing the coaching staff for an incident that occurred late in the game against Bisbee the week before.

2A Scottsdale Prep 55, 2A Santa Rita 6

1A San Manuel 38, 1A Superior 0

— San Manuel QB Nicolas Velasquez, a sophomore, completed 4 of 10 passes for 219 yards with three TDs and no interceptions

— WR Noah Huerta, a senior, had four receptions for 219 yards, including a 91-yard TD reception

— LB Isaiah Lopez, a senior, had 18 tackles, including one for loss

— CB Ralphie Valencia, a senior, intercepted two passes

1A St. David 60, 1A Duncan 6

— St. David QB Ryan Gooding completed 12 of 19 passes for 188 yards with three TDs and no interceptions

— RB/LB Talon Haynie had 14 rushes for 219 yards and three TDs and also had eight tackles, one for loss

— ATH Jake Goodman, a senior, had six catches for 66 yards and a TD

— S Jeremiah Toyota-Gill, a senior, had two INTs

— St. David is 3-0

1A Baboquivari 24, 1A Fort Thomas 12


5A Salpointe (1-0) at 5A Cienega (1-1)


5A Marana (2-0) at 6A Tucson (0-1)
5A Nogales (1-0) at 5A Cholla (1-1)
5A Campo Verde (1-1) at 5A Ironwood Ridge (1-1)
5A Rincon/UHS (0-2) at 5A Maryvale (0-2)
5A Paradise Valley (1-1) at 5A Sunnyside (1-1)
5A Mountain View (0-1) at 4A Sahuaro (0-1)
5A Flowing Wells (0-2) at 4A Empire (1-1)
4A Catalina Foothills (0-1) at 4A Pueblo (1-0)
4A Canyon del Oro (0-2) at 4A Poston Butte (1-1)
4A Thunderbird (1-1) at 4A Amphitheater (2-0)
4A Rio Rico (0-1) at 4A Walden Grove (1-1)
4A Douglas (1-0) at 3A Safford (3-0)
3A Sahuarita (0-3) at 3A Pusch Ridge (3-0)
3A Sabino (2-1) at 3A Thatcher (3-0)
2A Catalina (1-2) at 3A ALA Ironwood (1-2)
2A Willcox (3-0) at 2A Valley Lutheran (1-2)
2A AZ Lutheran (3-0) at 2A Santa Cruz (2-1)
2A NFL Yet (1-2) at 2A Benson (1-1)
2A Tombstone at 2A Tanque Verde (1-2)
2A Pima (1-2) at 2A Santa Rita (2-0)
2A Bisbee (2-1) at 2A Sequoia Pathway (2-1)
1A St. David (3-0) at 1A Mogollon (4-0), 3 p.m.
1A Cibecue (0-1) at 1A Baboquivari (1-0)
1A San Manuel (3-0) at 1A Valley Union (2-1)

BYES: 5A Buena (1-1) and 5A Desert View (2-0)

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