Month: March 2012

Tucson Festival of Books 2012

March 29, 2012

By: TESSA CASE

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Pima athletic department forms in ’74

March 22, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON   In 1970, Pima Community College held its first classes in a hangar at Tucson International Airport, providing an alternative to pricey universities. Larry Toledo, who had taught and coached at Tucson’s Pueblo High School, was hired as a charter member of the PCC staff. He and a handful of other people […]

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Hoping UA has some 7-5 years

March 22, 2012

By STEVE CHOICE This will probably look weird written on the sports page, but I hope the University of Arizona never gets too good at football. Let me dial that back a little. I hope they’re occasionally dominant, but usually just above average. You’re thinking, “What the hippie?” Bear with me for now, and we […]

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Aztecs win running back recruiting battle

March 22, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON   The Pima Community College football team came out on top in the recruiting battle for running back Mitch Fischer. “Mitch is a great player and we are very happy about his commitment,” head coach Patrick Nugent said. “We will cross our fingers and hope he is here in August. Anything can […]

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Tucson Food Truck Roundup

March 22, 2012

Tucson Museum of Art. March 16-18, 2012 BY LARRY GAURANO

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Men’s golf show some improvement

March 22, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON   The Pima Community College men’s golf team earned sixth place at a March 12-13 tournament hosted by Chandler-Gilbert Community College at Toka Sticks Golf Course in Phoenix. After playing qualifying rounds to grab one of six available spots, sophomore Adam Ortiz and freshmen Steven Ortiz, Joseph Courtney, Jonathon Chong Jr., Austin […]

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Women’s golf stay busy over Spring Break

March 22, 2012

By MYLO ERICKSON   The Pima Community College women’s golf team played two tournaments back to back over four days, March 12-15. Because the team has just three players, the Aztecs were unable to record a team score. No player placed in the top 10 at either tournament, held at Foothills Golf Course in Phoenix […]

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Men move up in ACCAC ranks

March 22, 2012

By KYLE WASSON The Pima men’s tennis team won two of the three doubles matches against Paradise Valley Community College on Tuesday, winning 6-3 in the conference matchup. Baldemar Audeves pulled from behind to take his No. 5 singles matchup 4-6, 6-1, 6-1, while teammate Dillian Vo beat Tayven Townsend, a premier player in the […]

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Soccer team still seeks a few good men

March 22, 2012

By LYNDAJOE ECHERIVEL The Pima Community College men’s soccer team held tryouts for next season March 15 and 16 during Spring Break. However, if you think you missed your chance to join the 2011 West District champions, you might be in luck because the Aztecs recruit year-round. “We are always looking to give an opportunity […]

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Aztec women serve up some wins, 9-3 overall

March 22, 2012

By KYLE WASSON The Pima women’s tennis match against Paradise Valley Community College was canceled March 20 but has been rescheduled for April 10 at their home court of Tucson Racquet and Fitness Club. The Aztecs, 9-3 overall, are heading into two matches March 22 in Thatcher against Eastern Arizona at 10 a.m. and New […]

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