Five local girls to play community college sports

Athletes to be in Northwest Athletic league

Five area girls are going to be playing community college sports in the Northwest Athletic Conference next year.

Frausto named WIAA Player of the Week

Grizzlies take on Wenatchee at 7 p.m. today

A local soccer player has been named Athlete of the Week by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association.

Redfield to run for WSU

Two-time girls state cross country titlist Alexis Redfield will be running with the Cougars next fall.

Fish ladder gets facelift

The Walla Walla District of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is upgrading the Lower Granite Lock and Dam juvenile fish bypass system, prompting the closure of the adjacent visitor center through Friday.

Chinook season to open on river

Fishermen can keep spring Chinook salmon caught in the Yakima River beginning April 29.

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Like father, like son

Grandview Dad, son take up new sport together

A Grandview father and his son are showing the Jet Ski world that distance hasn’t separated them.

Spartans knock off Ki-Be, 4-2

Granger soccer team scores four straight goals

The Spartans boys soccer team grabbed its first win in four games, defeating Kiona-Benton, 4-2, on Saturday.

Knights sweep Cougars

The Sunnyside Christian softball team won its doubleheader over Lyle-Wishram on Saturday.

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Local track teams compete in area meets

Sunnyside, Bickleton, Prosser and Zillah track teams were among the 110 teams that competed at the 55th annual Pasco Invitational on Saturday.

Denchel scores 99 on course

The Sunnyside golf team had only one golfer compete at the league match at Black Rock Golf Course on Friday.

Prosser tennis sweep Bears

Granger splits with Ki-Be Bears, Zillah Leopards

The Mustangs tennis team swept Kiona-Benton on Friday.

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Knights win doubleheader over Cougars

Groeneweg has the winning hit in each game

It was a grueling battle during Saturday’s doubleheader, with Sunnyside Christian topping Lyle-Wishram.

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Scouts race cars at Pinewood Derby

More than a dozen youth racers compete

Local Cub Scouts and their families turned out Friday night to watch the boys race for bragging rights at the annual Pack 635 Pinewood Derby.

Lowland lakes opening April 23

Trout fishing in Washington begins April 23, when several hundred lowland lakes — stocked with millions of fish — open for a six-month season.

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Greyhounds host league track meet

Boys take second while girls get third

The Greyhounds’ track team hosted a league meet yesterday, with Othello, Selah and Wapato competing.