The Arizona Rising Suns
was formed in 1994 by Coach Sabestine.
Coach Sabestine, or Coach Sab has played an instrumental role in developing the abilities of youth, leading them to Division I universities throughout the United States. Coach Sabestine serves as an Arizona USA Track and Field Committee Member, USATF Level II Coach and USATF Master Level Official.
Youth meets and races are often more than competition; They teach life-lessons such as Sportsmanship, Commitment Leadership, and Team Building. They are also fun! Regardless of whether young athletes achieve a personal best, win a medal, or earn a shot at international competition, they will have the opportunity to make new friends and a lifetime of memories!
The AZRS Parent support, encourage and enhance the student athletic activities. They work alongside the coaching staff to help each and every team member achieve a great overall athletic experience. The parents also provide much-needed supplemental funding, promote attendance and spirit at athletic events, promote awareness of the important relationship between success in athletics and their academics