Mountain Pointe

Brophy loses to Mountain Pointe in opener, playoff rematch
Mountain Pointe 63 Brophy 59 By Jack Davis ’19 THE ROUNDUP Matthew Kempton ’17 and Ian Burke ’18 combined for 32 points, but Brophy couldn’t capitalize on this as they fell to Mountain Pointe Nov. 29 in Ahwatukee. Brophy’s 2016-17 season started the same way that their 2015-16 season ended, a matchup with the Mountain Pointe Pride in hostile territory. The season opener felt like the culmination of a lot…
Brophy ends season with close loss at Mountain Pointe
Photo by Bryce Owen ’17 | Cade Knox ’16 stiff arms a Mountain Pointe defender Nov. 13 while running the ball. Brophy lost to Mountain Pointe 35-31 in the quarter final round of the 2015 state football playoffs. Mountain Pointe 35 Brophy 31 By Andrew Howard ’17 THE ROUNDUP In a season that has been marked by dramatic finishes and close losses, Brophy found themselves 16 yards from a game-winning…
Mountain Pointe shuts out Brophy, Broncos drop to 2-5 on the season
Mountain Pointe 31 Brophy 0 By Chase Bayless ’15 THE ROUNDUP Brophy was unable to keep up with’s ninth best team in the country as undefeated Mountain Pointe held them scoreless Friday, Oct 11. The Broncos came into this game looking to build on the previous week’s 38-point victory over Corona Del Sol and avenge last year’s 30-0 playoff loss to Mountain Pointe. The result wasn’t were they were…
Mountain Pointe shuts outs Broncos, wraps up Brophy’s season
Mountain Pointe 30 Brophy 0 By P. Erik Meyer ’14 THE ROUNDUP Players, coaches and fans shed tears on the Brophy sidelines Friday night at McLintock High School by as the Broncos watched their championship hopes slip away. The Broncos were shut out for the first time this season by a team they beat by 26 points a month and a half earlier. “Do I want to talk about what…
2nd half turnaround helps Brophy football upset No. 1 Mountain Pointe
Brophy 54 Mountain Point 28 By Chase Bayless ’15 THE ROUNDUP The Broncos scored 29 points in just more than 10 minutes in the third quarter to pull off a come from behind win Friday, Sept. 28 over undefeated Mountain Pointe at home. After a slow start that resulted in being down 21-10 at halftime, Brophy improved in all phases of the game in the second half. “We made some…
Brophy ‘six inches from winning’ against Mountain Pointe

By Tyler J. Scott ’12

The Broncos fell to Mountain Pointe 13-12 Nov. 19, knocking Brophy out of the playoffs in the second round for the second year in a row.

The game started well for Brophy when the Pride fumbled the opening kickoff and it was recovered by Jake Faust ’12 of the Broncos on the the 30-yard line.

After a Fred Gammage ’12 third down conversion pass to Matt Auran ’13 for 23 yards, Josh Dennard ’11 punched it in for a touchdown.