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WILLIAMS, Ariz. - The Williams High School homecoming football game has been cancelled for Oct. 23.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News October 22, 2020
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The Williams High School Vikings cheerleaders performed at the first home football game of the season Oct. 16.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News October 20, 2020
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Nurse Nell Brown retired after serving the Williams community and Vikings football team for the past 45 years.

By Wendy Howell October 20, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The Vikings football team cruised to another easy win Oct. 16, when they routed the Fredonia Lynx 67-0.

By Wendy Howell October 20, 2020
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Vikings football, volleyball continue to dominate
Vikings football hosts first game 7 p.m., Friday, Oct. 23 at Williams High School

WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Vikings volleyball and football teams continued their winning ways last week, as the Lady Vikes beat Mayer, 3-0, Oct. 8 and Joseph City, 3-0, Oct. 9.

By Wendy Howell October 13, 2020
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. — An Oct. 6 volley-ball match between Flagstaff and Coconino High Schools was canceled because of a person close to the team who was reportedly exposed to COVID-19.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News October 13, 2020
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Williams MIddle School Falcon took the field Oct. 3 for their first game of the season.

October 6, 2020
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The Williams Middle School team took the field Oct. 3.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News October 6, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Drew Logan had three touchdowns and Blake Smith contributed two in the Vikings first game of the season Oct. 2 against Bagdad.

By Wendy Howell October 6, 2020
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PHOENIX, Ariz. — My Freeze 13U team won the Cactus Classic in Phoenix Sept. 26.

October 6, 2020
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ASH FORK, Ariz. — Yavapai County School Superintendent Tim Carter recently announced a vacancy on the Ash Fork Joint Unified School District Governing Board.

September 22, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Williams Unified School District is encouraging the community to help keep its athletes healthy as its volleyball and football teams head into their first games of the season.

By Wendy Howell September 22, 2020
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Third grade teacher Patti Jackson has been named a semi-finalist for the Arizona Rural Schools Association Teacher of the Year for Coconino County.

September 9, 2020
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PHOENIX — Coconino County has met the benchmarks for returning to in-person classes state health officials announced.

By Terry Tang, Associated Press September 9, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — After several starts and stops and immense uncertainty because of the coronavirus pandemic, Williams High School athletics is on track for a fall sports season. Vikings football, volleyball and cheer have been hitting the gym and fields for preseason practices in preparation for the official season.

By Wendy Howell September 1, 2020
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The Elephant Rocks Women’s Golf Association completed its annual club championship last week.

August 25, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — The debate as to whether a fall sports season would actually take place within the ranks of Arizona high schools due to the coronavirus pandemic was put to rest Aug. 5.

By Brian Bergner, Special to the Williams-Grand Canyon News August 11, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — As schools begin to reopen whether remotely or in-person, reports of cancelled fall sports programs are trickling in. These programs include football, volleyball, cross-country, swimming and others.

By Williams-Grand Canyon News August 4, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — On Aug. 17 Gov. Doug Ducey announced the start of the new year for Arizona schools and Williams High School has taken the first steps toward gearing up for the 2020 athletic season.

By Wendy Howell August 4, 2020
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PHOENIX – Research into sports-related concussions started with football injuries but has since spread to other activities where hits and falls are routine, such as hockey, soccer and cheerleading.

By Jordan Rogers, Cronkite News July 29, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — As Gov. Doug Ducey announced Aug. 17 the start of the new year for Arizona schools, Williams High School has taken the first steps toward gearing up for the 2020 football season.

By Wendy Howell July 28, 2020
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The Arizona Interscholastic Association (AIA) has created preliminary plans for high school athletic programs following Gov. Doug Ducey’s executive action to delay the start of in-person schooling to Aug. 17.

July 14, 2020
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PHOENIX, Ariz. — In response to Governor Doug Ducey’s executive order for the state of Arizona, the AIA will delay the resumption of all school-related athletics and activities until Aug. 17.

July 7, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz. — Madison Olson, a senior at Williams High School, received a $500 scholarship from the Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth (CCC&Y).

By Frank Morgam, Coconino Coalition for Children & Youth June 30, 2020
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WILLIAMS, Ariz — The community of Williams rallied to honor the Williams High School class of 2020 with graduation banners placed throughout downtown.

By Wendy Howell June 2, 2020

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