Desert Vista

Brophy holds off Desert Vista, improves to 5-0
Photo by Michael Placenti ’19 | Noah Pittenger ’17 runs through a defender and sheds a tackle. Brophy defeated Desert Vista 21-7 Friday Sept. 16, 2016 at Desert Vista High school. Brophy 21 Desert Vista 7 By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP Led by running back Noah Pittenger ’17’s three touchdowns, the Broncos defeated Desert Vista 21-7 Sept. 17 in Ahwatukee. Pittenger rushed for 120 yards and three touchdowns on…
Game recap, photos: Brophy tops DV, ends regular season with 7-game win streak
Photo by Matthew Montes ’15 | Sean Roberton ’15 looks to pass against Desert Vista. Brophy defeated Desert Vista 21-18 Friday, Oct. 31. By Alec Vick ’15 THE ROUNDUP Brophy topped Desert Vista 21-18 Friday, Oct. 31 and enters the state playoffs as the No. 4 seed. The Broncos will host Perry High School, the No. 13 seed, at home Friday, Nov. 7. Photos from the game: [View the story “Brophy…
Soccer turns up heat in second half, knocks off Desert Vista for championship
Brophy 2 Desert Vista 0 View photos from the game By P. Erik Meyer ’14 & Michael Moroney ’13 THE ROUNDUP Brophy soccer scored two goals in the second half Saturday, Feb. 9 against the No. 3 Desert Vista Thunder to clinch the Division I state championship for the second time in three years. “Last year’s team was very similar to this year’s team,” said head soccer coach Mr. Marc…
Baseball loses shootout to Desert Vista
Desert Vista 6 Brophy 5 By Tyler J. Scott ’12 THE ROUNDUP After a combined eight runs in the fifth inning, Brophy was edged out by Desert Vista 6-5 Monday, April 16. “They put the ball in play; they made plays when they had to,” said head coach Mr. Tom Succow. “They made plays, we didn’t make plays.” The Thunder drew first blood in the bottom of the first inning…
Turnovers, miscues lead to loss against Desert Vista

Brophy had four turnovers Friday, Oct. 29 against Desert Vista, three in the second half, to help fuel the Thunder offense to a 38-14 victory.

Brophy fell to 4-5 overall and 2-3 in the Fiesta Region.

“You can’t win games when you turn the ball over and they ran the ball effectively against us. We did get stops, just didn’t capitalize,” head coach Mr. Scooter Molander said about Brophy’s mistakes.