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Hall of Fame honors Deanna Daniels

Hall of Fame honors Deanna Daniels

May 29 PCC press release Aztec Press photo and video by JAMES KELLEY TUCSON, AZ – The Pima Community College women’s basketball team closed out the 2010-11 season with a National Tournament runner up and an overall record of 28-7. Deanna Daniels was the Aztecs top performer all season long and the 5’10” forward has […]

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Women's track & field finishes 18th at Nationals, men 21st

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Women’s track & field finishes 18th at Nationals, men 21st

May 21 PCC press release Aztec Press photos by ED ADAMS HUTCHINSON, KS – The Pima Community College 2010-11 athletic year came to a close Saturday afternoon as the PCC men’s and women’s track teams competed in final day action at the 2011 NJCAA Outdoor Nationals. The Aztec women’s team picked up four points on […]

Women's basketball 2010-11 highlight reel

Women’s basketball 2010-11 highlight reel

By JAMES KELLEY Additional footage courtesy PCC

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Men's golf finishes 20th at Nationals

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Men’s golf finishes 20th at Nationals

May 20 PCC press release Aztec Press photo by LEFTRICK HERD ODESSA, TX – The Pima Community College men’s golf team wrapped play at the 2011 NJCAA National Golf Tournament, Friday afternoon. As a team the Aztecs finished in 20th place overall as they had a four day total of 1220. The Aztecs shot 307 […]

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Women's golf duo finishes 40th and 64 at Nationals

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Women’s golf duo finishes 40th and 64 at Nationals

May 19 PCC press release Aztec Press photo by MYLO ERICKSON DAYTONA, FL – The Pima Community College women’s golf season came to an end Thursday, as Chloe Treece (FR, Mountlake Terrace, WA, Mountlake Terrace HS) and Alyssa Vega (FR, Tucson, AZ, Sabino HS) wrapped up play at the 2011 NJCAA Women’s Golf Championships, Thursday […]

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Men's tennis finishes 13th at Nationals

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Men’s tennis finishes 13th at Nationals

May 19 PCC press release Aztec Press photo by HANNAH McLEOD PLANO, TX – The Pima Community College men’s tennis team wrapped up play at the 2011 NJCAA National Tournament, Thursday afternoon, with a couple of consolation bracket wins and a 13th place team finish. #1 singles player, Alan Barrios (SO, Tucson, AZ, Amphitheater HS) […]

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Track & field: women finish 3rd, men 4th at Regionals

POSTSEASON UPDATE: Track & field: women finish 3rd, men 4th at Regionals

May 13 PCC press release Aztec Press photo by ED ADAMS MESA, AZ – The Pima Community College men’s and women’s track and field teams wrapped up final-day action at the Region 1 Championship Meet, late Thursday evening, with the Aztecs women placing third overall and the men fourth. The PCC men’s 4×400 placed second […]

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Women's tennis earns their best ever division 1 finish at Nationals

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Women’s tennis earns their best ever division 1 finish at Nationals

May 13 PCC press release Aztec Press photos by Hannah McLeod TUCSON, AZ – The Pima Community College women’s tennis team wrapped up play at the 2011 NJCAA National Tournament with a 15th place showing at the Reffkin Tennis Center in Tucson. As a team the Aztecs accumulated 16.5 points which is their best total […]

Radiology student wins essay contest

Radiology student wins essay contest

By LYNDAJOE ECHERIVEL aztecpress@pima.edu Pima Community College radiology student Aimee Peck has been selected to participate in the American Society of Radiologic Technologists 2011 Student Initiative Program. Peck will receive an all-expenses paid trip to an ASRT educational symposium June 16-19 in Albuquerque, N.M. She will attend a student program and be assigned a professional […]

Americans need to overcome apathy

Americans need to overcome apathy

By CHRIS HOLLOWAY aztecpress@pima.edu Americans face a multitude of problems and issues that must be addressed, including war, economy, immigration and health care. It is difficult to weigh a specific problem as being more important than another. The United States Census Bureau estimates the total U.S. population to be approximately 310 million. Despite the problems, […]

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Softball ends season one run from Nationals

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Softball ends season one run from Nationals

Stories and photo by JAMES KELLEY The Pima Community College softball team suffered a heart-breaking loss to the hometown Region 1 championship favorites, and then Yavapai College ripped the Aztecs’ hearts out. Second-seeded Pima (51-14) could not take advantage of a one-game cushion as it lost both Regional championship games in Prescott, Ariz. The Aztecs […]

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Baseball swept by Central

PLAYOFF UPDATE: Baseball swept by Central

By JAMES KELLEY Photo by LEFTRICK HERD The Pima Community College baseball team was swept by Central Arizona College in the Region 1 semifinals. Top-seeded Central (46-12) finished off fourth-seeded Pima (29-27) 8-0 in Game 2 of the three-game series in Coolidge, Ariz. Freshman pitcher Jose Gomez started but was unable to record any outs. […]

Symposium introduces Tucsonans to alliance ideals

Symposium introduces Tucsonans to alliance ideals

By ANA RAMIREZ aztecpress@pima.edu A Tucson mother and her 6-year-old son ventured out to sell organic eggs to their neighbors. The mother met a woman with a friendly aura who told them about an alliance that shares their idealistic beliefs. The friendly woman was Pamela Jay, who introduced many other Tucsonans to the Pachamama Alliance […]

Men’s basketball: Gary resigns after one rough season

Men’s basketball: Gary resigns after one rough season

By NARCISO THOMAS VILLARREAL Photo by ED ADAMS Pima Community College will need a new men’s basketball head coach after Roderick Gary resigned after just one season because he was too busy in his other PCC job. Gary, who is also a program manager of the Information and Outreach team at Pima, said he resigned […]

Softball star Mercedes Garcia video

Softball star Mercedes Garcia video

By JAMES KELLEY