University of Arizona soccer player Kelcey Cavarra, a junior from Colorado, chose the UA in part because of Tucson’s warm winters. But she was unprepared for the experience of practicing during the summer months, when highs can top 105 degrees.
From his days begging for food in his native Ethiopia to the horrific accident that nearly claimed his life, Josh Brewer endured more than his fair share of trauma by the time he was a high school senior, yet his perseverance and drive only continued to grow.
As twilight fell over the University of Arizona’s Hillenbrand Memorial Stadium on a May evening, Alyssa Palomino, who plays first base for the ’Cats, lay down on the grass at the edge of the field.
The University of Arizona women’s golf team captured its third national title as the Wildcats edged Alabama, 3-2, in the NCAA Women’s Golf Championships match play final at Karsten Creek Golf Club in May.
Head coach Steve Kerr ’87, assistant coach Bruce Fraser ’88 and guard Andre Iguodala earned NBA championships Nos. 24, 25 and 26 in Arizona Basketball history.
Justify defied all the odds on his way to achieving Triple Crown immortality.
As the saying goes, it is often better to be lucky than good. Even better, though, is to be lucky and good. That is how Kevin Sumlin came to be the head football coach at the University of Arizona.