DRHS Wins 44-24 over Brophy. Next Week: #1 Seed Mountain Pointe

Desert Ridge won their Division I playoff game Friday 44-24 over #12 Brophy. The #4 Desert Ridge Jaguars will face #1 Mountain Pointe on November 22 at McClintock High School in Tempe. Junior tailback Taren Morrison rushed for 358 yards…

Desert Ridge wins first playoff game 56-10 over Desert Mountain: Brophy next

Desert Ridge had an easy victory on November 8, 2013 over Desert Mountain in a rematch from the regular season. #4 Desert Ridge won over #14 in the first round of playoffs with a score of 56-10. Desert Ridge will…

DRHS Starts the Postseason By Giving Back

Desert Ridge High School’s Jaguar Football Team had a great 9-1 season, and is now headed into the postseason with a game on Friday, November 8 at home versus Desert Mountain, but the game isn’t the only thing the student…

Desert Ridge Wins 56-13 vs Mtn View; Meet Desert Mtn in Round 1 Friday

Desert Ridge High School crushed Mountain View on Friday, November 1, with seven of eight touchdowns scored by Taren Morrison with 155 yards rushing.  The Jaguars, ranked #4 in Division I, finished off a 9-1 season where the only loss…

Historical Fiction Writing Contest for Mesa 4th-6th Graders

Mesa, AZ – The Mesa Historic Preservation Board is sponsoring a Historical Fiction Writing Contest for all fourth-grade, fifth-grade and sixth-grade students living in the City of Mesa regardless whether the school is public, private, charter or home.  It will…

Desert Ridge RB Taren Morrison Leads #2 Jags to 55-41 Win

By Chris Gabel, East Valley Tribune Taren Morrison went up against two of the best recruits in the country Friday night and was the best player on the field. Playing opposite Desert Mountain’s Kyle Allen and Mark Andrews, the Desert…

DRHS Jags Ranked #2 in VX Division I

Desert Ridge (7-1) remains ranked #2 ahead of Hamilton (6-2), Westview (8-0), and Chandler (6-2).  The #1 ranking stays with Mountain Pointe, who has a bye this week. In their game versus Red Mountain last week, the Jaguars allowed only…

Mesa Student Artists Can Compete for College Scholarship

Benedictine University, with their new campus in Mesa, is teaming up with the Mesa Arts Center to provide a student art competition in which the “best in show” winners will receive 50% tuition scholarships to Benedictine University in Mesa. The…