George A. Liddy

Brophy upsets Westview’s perfect season with 1st round playoff win
Brophy 28 Westview 14 By George Liddy ’14 The Roundup When asked about his performance in Brophy’s Nov. 8 first round playoff win over Westview, running back Ryan Velez ’16 said, “It was a team effort, and that’s all I have to say about that.” The 12th seeded Broncos needed both their defense and their offense in order to beat previously undefeated Westview Friday night. The defense was able to…
Basketball cruises past Westwood for momentum building win
Brophy 63 Westwood 36 By George Liddy ’14 THE ROUNDUP Brophy basketball beat Westwood at home Dec. 4 putting up 56 points in the first three quarters leading to their 63-36 victory. “This was a good team win, and we played good defense keeping them less than 40 points” said head coach Mr. Tony Fuller about the win. Tim Kempton ’13 had 10 points and seven rebounds in the first…
Football shakes off loss to beat Boulder Creek
Brophy 35 Boulder Creek 14   George Liddy ’14 THE ROUNDUP The Broncos had a close game on their hands Friday, Aug. 31 against Boulder Creek in Anthem until the third quarter when they pulled away to seal the victory. Brophy beat Boulder Creek 35-14 after only six days of rest because of Brophy’s nationally televised game against California powerhouse Santa Margarita. They lost that game 27-14. It was a bounce-back…
Baseball finishes runner-up in back and forth championship game
Chaparral  5 Brophy  3 By George A. Liddy ’14 THE ROUNDUP A walk-off homerun by Chaparral’s Dylan Cozens gave the Firebirds the Arizona Division I title with a 5-3 win over Brophy May 15. “We walked a couple in early and that ended up being the difference…I thought Dave Graybill ’12 did a great job coming back from that for us tonight,” said head coach Mr. Tom Succow of the…
Baseball advances to state final with comeback win
Walks, Chris Beall grand slam in 6th inning put Brophy on top Brophy 9 Mesquite 3 By George A. Liddy `14 THE ROUNDUP Brophy scored seven runs in the bottom of the sixth inning to defeat Mesquite High School Saturday night at Phoenix Municipal Stadium. The Broncos had trailed the entire game entering the sixth inning. “We preach to the guys every game to play every pitch, and we did…
Baseball tops Hamilton 10-2 in playoff quarterfinals
Broncos to face Chaparral in semifinals May 10 Brophy 10 Hamilton 2 By George A. Liddy ’14 THE ROUNDUP  Brophy came back from an early 1-0 deficit to defeat Hamilton 10-2 Saturday, May 5 with help from Ryan Castellani ’14, who had two hits and a walk with three RBIs. “We swung the bat well tonight…We had two triples and two homeruns in a big ballpark that we took advantage…