Tire Pros Team of the Week: Florence
OCT 14, 2013 12:57p ET
Steve McKane's father, Bill, who had been the Gophers' defensive coordinator, took over head coaching duties after his son's death. Bill McKane had been a longtime successful head coach at Mesa High, where he had coached his son, a standout player for the Jackrabbits.
Other teams under consideration were Tucson High, which upset Ironwood Ridge for its sixth consecutive victory; Show Low, which posted a victory over White Mountain neighbor Blue Ridge; Yuma Catholic; Bourgade; and Mesquite.
The Tire Pros High School Team of the Week is selected by a panel consisting of Jason Skoda of MaxPreps and the Ahwatukee Foothills News, Mark Heller and Kyle Odegard of the East Valley Tribune, Don Ketchum and Les Willsey of aia365.com, and Craig Morgan, Matt Swartz and Dave Lumia of FOXSportsArizona.com.