Sports

Soccer hauls in elite recruiting class

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

After making the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2003, the ASU women’s soccer team could’ve rested on its laurels.

Veal inducted into Pac-10 Hall of Honor

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Thursday, February 11, 2010

The ASU men’s basketball team’s all-time leading scorer has been inducted into the Pac-10 Basketball Hall of Honor.

ASU women struggle in first spring tourney

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Thursday, February 11, 2010
(2.11) Golf
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EYEING THE BALL: Senior Juliana Murcia watches her shot during a practice at Karsten Golf Course in Tempe. Murcia led ASU at the Northrop Grumman Regional Challenge by finishing in a tie for eighth place. (Photo by Nicholas Kosmider)

The first tournament of the spring season for the ASU women’s golf team made one thing clear: Defending a national championship won’t be a walk in the park.

South African player making new home in Tempe

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Thursday, February 11, 2010
(2.16) Waterpolo Sarah Harris
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POWERFUL ARM: Attacker Sarah Harris goes for a shot during practice Wednesday afternoon. This past summer the junior led her native South African team in goals at the 2009 FINA World Championships in Italy. (Photo by Kyle Thompson)

Sarah Harris took up water polo at the age of 14, and that decision has led her across the world from her hometown of Cape Town, South Africa to Tempe, Ariz.

Softball set to host Kajikawa Classic

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Thursday, February 11, 2010
(2.11) Softball
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STARE 'EM DOWN: ASU senior pitcher Megan Elliot gets ready for a pitch during practice earlier this year. The Sun Devils open their 2010 season Thursday in the Kajikawa Classic. (Photo by Molly Smith)

With just over 48 hours to go before the first game of the ASU softball team’s season, coach Clint Myers sat frustrated in the dugout of Farrington Stadium as a construction crew repaired tears in t