DON KETCHUM is a native of Phoenix. He was a sportswriter for The Arizona Republic/The Phoenix Gazette for nearly four decades. He covered high school sports on several occasions as well as the Arizona Diamondbacks, Arizona Cardinals and Arizona State sports. From 2008-14, he was a staff writer for AIA365.com, the web site of the Arizona Interscholastic Association.
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Another beach trip to Tucson, another win
The Xavier Prep beach volleyball team made a second trip to Tucson this season a successful one on Wednesday (March 13) with a 4-1 victory over Tucson Salpointe Catholic at the Tucson Racquet Club.
Xavier climbed to 4-0 while Salpointe dipped to 5-2.
The Gators will play next on March 22 against Scottsdale Chaparral at Scottsdale Ranch Park and will follow that up with another trip to Tucson for the annual Catbox Classic on March 23 at the University of Arizona.