Arizona Athletics

Arizona Athletics' new academic center bears the name of donor Ginny L. Clements and is now open on the south side of Enke Drive. (Photo: Bob Demers/UANews)
Nov. 2, 2016
Tucson community leader Ginny L. Clements has committed funds for the new Arizona Athletics academic center, which houses tutoring rooms, study areas, a computer lab and other student-athlete amenities. "This is a game-changer for us," says John Mosbach, UA associate director of athletics.
Chad Shoopman, director of the Pride of Arizona Marching Band and Pep Band, selected the music of Earth, Wind & Fire to lead the band's new season. Shoopman was a Pride of Arizona member during his years at the UA.
Aug. 31, 2016
Saturday night's football season opener for the Arizona Wildcats will mark the debut of Chad Shoopman, a UA alumnus who now directs the 240-piece Pride of Arizona. For fans of the horn-driven sound of Earth, Wind & Fire, this band's for you, and Shoopman promises "visual and musical surprises."
Starting pitcher Bobby Dalbec took the final-game loss for the Wildcats despite not allowing an earned run. (Photo: Stan Liu/Arizona Athletics)
June 30, 2016
Although the Wildcats narrowly missed winning a fifth NCAA championship, their improbable postseason charge to the College World Series finals won't soon be forgotten.
The UA's Dustin Williams at the Olympic Games in London in 2012 (Photo courtesy of Dustin Williams)
June 29, 2016
Like an athlete who has prepared for years, Dustin Williams is ready for the big stage and will serve as head athletic trainer for the U.S. track and field team in Rio. With UANews video.
Tjasa Oder, a student in the Eller College of Management, is among the UA-affiliated athletes who will compete in the Olympic Games this summer. Oder will compete for her native Slovenia. (Photo courtesy of Arizona Athletics)
June 29, 2016
Several current and former UA student-athletes have qualified to compete in the Rio Olympics and Paralympic Games.
UA pitcher JC Cloney was impossible for Coastal Carolina to solve in Monday's 3-0 victory for the Wildcats. (Photo: Stan Liu/Arizona Athletics)
June 27, 2016
Behind another strong pitching performance, this time from JC Cloney, the Wildcats moved to within one win of a fifth NCAA baseball title with Monday night's 3-0 victory over Coastal Carolina at the College World Series.
(Photo: Stan Liu/Arizona Athletics)
June 22, 2016
Pitchers JC Cloney and Cameron Ming combine for a shutout of UC Santa Barbara as Arizona moves on to a rematch Friday with Oklahoma State in Omaha, Nebraska.
The Arizona Wildcats celebrate Saturday night's win over Miami (Fla.) in the College World Series. (Photo: Stan Liu/Arizona Athletics)
June 20, 2016
Oklahoma State won a pitchers' duel, 1-0, on Monday night, and now Arizona will face UC Santa Barbara in an elimination game at 4 p.m. MST on Wednesday.
The Wildcats' gold tape pays tribute to Josh Knight, a young fan who died of cancer before the season. Gold is the color for childhood cancer.
June 17, 2016
Teenager Josh Knight, a fan of the baseball team, died of cancer before the season began, but the Wildcats haven't forgotten about him.