Xavier Prep picks new varsity softball coach

Xavier College Preparatory has appointed Brad Downes as the school’s head varsity softball coach. Mr. Downes replaces Carrie Markham, who will return to her pitching instruction business on a full-time basis. Mr. Downes served as Xavier’s assistant varsity softball coach during the 2018 season.  He is a coach for the Arizona Hotshots Softball Team, and […]

Xavier athletes sweep awards at inaugural sports ceremony

The “Best Female Athlete of the Year” award goes to Xavier College Preparatory senior Khalia Lanier. She received the honors at the first Arizona Sports Awards ceremony recently hosted by azcentral.com at the Orpheum Theatre. Ms. Lanier was named the 2015 “Gatorade National Volleyball Player of the Year” in December and the 2015 PrepVolleyball.com High […]

Xavier senior captures Division 1 singles tennis title

Xavier College Preparatory senior Madison Clarke captured the Arizona Interscholastic Association’s Division I high school girls state singles title for the third consecutive year by defeating Corinne Prost of Liberty High School in Peoria in the May 1 championship match. She was also one of only 38 young women nationwide to be named a 2015 All-American by the National High […]