Matador Headlines

  • 18 May

    Rally Time

    Twin Falls, Idaho. – Two out hits carried the Arizona Western College baseball team in a win-or-go-home game on Friday afternoon. The Mats (48-15) knocked in 11 of their 12 runs in a 12-4, seven inning win over Trinidad State Junior College (47-12) to stay alive in the West District Tournament.

  • 17 May


    Twin Falls, Idaho. – An early lead evaporated in the fifth inning for the Arizona Western College baseball team, and the Mats (47-15) lost to the College of Southern Idaho (48-10) 10-2 in seven innings on Thursday night.

  • 14 May

    Keep Hoopin'

    YUMA, Ariz. – Back-to-back Region I Championships, back-to-back District Playoff appearances, an Arizona Community College Athletic Conference title, 49 wins…The sophomores on the Arizona Western College men’s basketball team have racked up a ton of impressive wins. Now, three of them are headed across the country to continue their education and playing career. Daryl Adams signed with East Central University in Oklahoma, Lamont Traylor signed with St.

  • 12 May


    PHOENIX, Ariz. – Saturday afternoon, the Arizona Western College baseball team bounced back from a heartbreaking loss on Friday with a monster day at the plate. AWC (47-14) racked up a season high 22 hits and season high five homers to blast past South Mountain Community College (46-15) 16-5 and win the Region I title for a second straight year. The 47 wins are a team record, and the Mats haven’t won back-to-back Region titles since 1995-96.

  • 11 May

    Late Slide

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – A three run lead vanished in the ninth inning, and the Arizona Western College baseball team (46-14) lost on a pinch-hit walk-off homer in the bottom of the 10th to South Mountain Community College (46-14) 10-9. The series is tied 1-1.

    Ryan McHale led off the bottom of the 10th by driving a 3-2 pitch over the right-centerfield fence for his third homer of the year.

  • 10 May

    Outta Here

    PHOENIX, Ariz. – Sean Roby blasted two homers, and Justin Greene added a monster shot as the Arizona Western College baseball team (46-13) beat South Mountain Community College (45-14) 13-5 in the first game of the Region I Finals. Roby’s first homer came in the third to give the Mats the lead, and Roby and Greene both homered in the fifth to break the game open and help the team win its 14th in a row.

  • 04 May

    Two Outs, No Worries

    YUMA, Ariz. – Two outs, no problem on Friday afternoon for the Arizona Western College baseball team. The Mats (45-13) knocked in seven runs with two outs to squeeze out an 8-5 win over Central Arizona College (45-13) and advance to the Region I Championship against South Mountain next week. Sean Roby swatted home five runs for the Mats, including a three-run blast in the fourth inning that proved to be the difference and power the Mats to their 13th straight win.

  • 04 May

    Final Note

    PRESCOTT, Ariz. – An early hole proved to be too much for the Arizona Western College softball team in the elimination game at the Region I Tournament. The Lady Mats (40-21) fell behind after two innings before falling 11-3 to Central Arizona (37-24) in five innings and were eliminated from the playoffs.

    Central scored one run in the first inning to take the early lead, but it was the second inning that hurt the Lady Mats. CAC plated five to take a 6-0 lead.

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