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SHS Grizzlies off to sluggish summer start

The June weather has heated up, but Sunnyside High School’s off-season, summer baseball team has yet to catch fire.

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Sharks set six pool records in brushing aside Toppenish

Based on last night’s season opening meet between the visiting Toppenish Tarpons and the host Sharks, the Sunnyside boys 10&U contingent isn’t going to lose a lot of races this summer.

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Lost-and-found experience for local mountain climber

Serendipity and a lot of luck combined to reunite Sunnyside winemaker Kerry Shiels with a camera she lost on Mt. St. Helens last month.

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Knights earn sweep on Grandview diamond

GRANDVIEW – For the second time in less than a week, Sunnyside Christian’s pitching depth proved too much for Grandview in a sweep of the Greyhounds on Monday.

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Prep athletes commit to playing college ball

Nine of this year’s Sunnyside High School graduates have committed to play for several different college sports teams.

Lower Valley sixth grader needs financial assistance for trip to national rodeo finals

A sixth grader with strong ties to Sunnyside has earned a spot on the Washington state junior high rodeo team.

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University names field for former softball great

Athletic prowess and a generous heart have earned Lower Valley resident Dwayne Kamphuis a legacy an entire continent away.

Hanford Reach salmon rules change

State wildlife officials have implemented a new salmon fishery management area in the Columbia River near the mouth of the Yakima River in the Tri-Cities.

SHS’s spring sports athletes afforded honors

Sunnyside High School’s top athletes from the just concluded spring sports season were singled out and honored at an awards ceremony held this past Monday.

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Barrel of fun

Horse group finds home in Sunnyside

For 20 years the Yakima County Barrel Racing Association held its competitions in Naches.

2015 SHS graduate will suit up for Wenatchee Valley Community College

Senior Tim Martinez ended his Sunnyside High School baseball playing days last month…but he’ll begin a new chapter on the diamond at Wenatchee Valley College.

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Fabers mow down Grandview ’Hounds

“The story of both games was two great pitching performances from the Faber brothers,” Sunnyside Christian Coach Tyler Alseth said of his team’s sweep over Grandview Wednesday night.

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Lady Knights just miss out on nabbing State tourney trophy

YAKIMA – Just two years after starting its softball program anew, Sunnyside Christian came oh so close to earning a trophy at last weekend’s State 1B tourney.

Chronis breaks his own school record at 2A State track and field meet in Tacoma

TACOMA – Besting the school record he set the previous week at the District 5/6/7 competition in Spokane, Grandview’s Gunner Chronis returned home from the 2A State meet in Tacoma this past weekend with a seventh-place finish in the boys’ high jump.

Vikings overcome injuries at State meet

CHENEY – The best finish turned in by a Mabton athlete at the 2B State tourney at Eastern Washington University