Cactus Classic adds 5-on-5 full court challenge at annual basketball tournament

The Cactus Classic, America’s only 3-on-3 stand-up amputee basketball tournament, will close out the fifth annual event by shifting its previous game schedule to include a Final Four-type competition. The first day of round-robin play for teams from across the county will be a 5-on-5 full-court Final Four-type competition with teams drafted from a pool […]

Xavier names former Phoenix Mercury, Team USA standout Jennifer Gillom as head coach

Former Phoenix Mercury, Team USA and University of Mississippi basketball standout Jennifer Gillom was named head coach of Xavier College Preparatory’s varsity basketball team last week. She will replace Stephen Moss, Xavier’s varsity head coach of three years, who is joining the collegiate ranks as an assistant women’s basketball coach at Arizona Christian University. Ms. […]