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    Chaparral win over Sunnyside

    Robbie Kliefield Named "10 under-the-radar Arizona high school football seniors"
    He has no Division I offer, but he has the potential to make it big at that level. He gained about 20 pounds without losing speed after his junior season. He lived up to the preseason hype with 13 tackles for losses and 5 1/2 sacks on a state semifinal team. A big motor who is a big hitter, Kleifield could be the kind of guy who comes in like former Chaparral linebacker Cody Ippolito did at Arizona and outwork everybody until coaches notice and they can't take him off the field.

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    Chaparral defeats Westwood AZ 2014 playoffs

    Chaparral joins Division I in AIA placements
    Queen Creek and Tempe McClintock move two levels up to Division I in football, joining Scottsdale Chaparral, Paradise Valley, Oro Valley Ironwood Ridge and Marana Mountain View, who were all moved up one division in the Arizona Interscholastic Association's initial placement of schools in sports over the next three years.

    Full Story... By Richard Obert | azcentral sports

    Chaparral defeats Westwood AZ 2014 playoffs

    10-seed Chaparral ends 7-seed Westwood's rebound season
    Westwood broke through this season, but 2014 ended as a baby step in what the Warriors hope is a true resurgence. In its first trip to the playoffs since 2010, seventh-seeded Westwood on Friday night was ushered to a quick exit with a 30-0 loss to 10th-seeded Chaparral.

    Full Story... By Chris Gabel | Special to Tribune
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