All Star Fan Fest creates family fun

The Fan Fest was held in the city of Phoenix and could be summed up by one local resident, “Fantastic, fan friendly, Fan Fest in Phoenix 2011,” said Spencer Peterson…

Coach Profile – Gilbert Lopez

Gilbert Lopez JV Basketball Coach, Varsity Assistant Coach Gilbert Lopez played basketball here at Hayden and then went on to play for New Mexico State. He was later interested in…

Baseball players look to professional athletes as an example

Even though sports in Arizona are not that good, we still have to root for one or the other no matter what the situation is. “I know that I should…

Varsity softball gets a taste of post-season

The varsity softball team hopes to continue its road to the playoffs once again. After a short performance last year against Chapparral, coach Alberto Castro has managed to get a…

Sports in Photos – April

[facebook_ilike] JV Softball The JV softball won their last home game against Camelback on Tuesday, April 26, with a score of 12-7. -photos by  Jill Jones VarsityBaseball The varsity baseball…

Sports column – Where are the fans?

Somewhere in the down-time before spring sports, the fighting spirit starts to drop. Big crowds just haven’t been popular for spring sports in the past years. Both fall and winter…

Teacher Profiles – April 2011

 Adrian de Alba Chemistry and Physical Science Teacher Why did you become a teacher? I became a teacher because I got married and needed a job. What do you like…

Low numbers affecting track team

When students think of the track field, they will mostly likely respond with, “Yeah it’s that one thing around the football field,” or “It’s too hot to be running on…

Youth Healing Youth raising donations for Japan

Youth Healing Youth would like to thank students and staff for making paper cranes to help Japan! We made over 300 cranes which equates to over $600 in contribution to…

JV Baseball: Batter up!

Gilbert Parra is a junior has been in the JV team since his freshman’s year. His position on the team is shortstop. “One I really like about baseball is winning,”…