Dolphins in Sunnyside
Tarpons churn water in Grandview
Teams open season
Four former swimmers are leading the next generation in a sport they love.
Another $4,000 needed to help 9-year-old with blood disease
A car wash supporting a Little Grapplers teammate being treated for a rare blood disease at a Seattle hospital was a success, thanks to the support of the community.
Christian school the second in the community with a trophy year
The second of two high schools in Sunnyside — Sunnyside Christian High School — had a successful athletic year with a boys 1B basketball state championship and state appearance by each of its other programs.
It’s been a year of success for the Sunnyside High School Grizzlies athletic program.
The Northwest Community Foundation is hosting its annual Hogue Classic Golf Tournament tomorrow at Black Rock Creek Golf Course.
A Sunnyside Lil Grapplers wrestler is still being treated for a rare blood disease and the wrestling team is hosting a car wash Saturday to help his family.
Carousel opens Friday, rodeo begins Saturday
Cowboys, cowgirls and the little dudes and gals are planning to attend the 107th annual Alder Creek Pioneer Picnic and Rodeo at Cleveland Park this weekend.
Sunnyside swim team first in the pool
The school year is nearly at its end and the weather is warming, reminding Lower Yakima Valley residents summer is nearly here.
The Sunnyside High School cross country team will have a new coach in the fall.
It was an evening of celebrating the high school’s Mabton High School scholars and athletes.
More than 200 basketball competitors filled the parking lot at Grandview High School on Saturday.
Drivers sustains minor injuries in Friday crash
Interstate 82 westbound was shut down just before 4 p.m. Friday after a vehicle towing a trailer overturned.
Maltos lone Grizzlies medalist
Several medals were added to the count for three Lower Yakima Valley 2A and 4A teams at the state track and field championships at Tahoma High School on Friday and Saturday.
Slack wins triple jump title for Zillah
One competitor from Lower Yakima Valley area teams won the state title in his in individual events at the 1B, 2B, 1A track and field championships at Eastern Washington University.
Team fights back from first game loss
The third year’s the charm for Sunnyside Christian High School’s softball team.
Chronis claims third in 2A long jump finals
The Lower Yakima Valley has one state medalist after Thursday’s events in the state track and field championships at Tahoma High School.
Harvey, Gannon place in 1B events
Two Bickleton athletes were the only competitors from among the Lower Yakima Valley area’s 1B, 2B and 1A teams to place in yesterday’s state championship events at Eastern Washington University.
Sierra Vista emptied as a precaution
Students at a local middle school were evacuated from their classrooms just before 2 p.m. yesterday.
Chronis, Blakney first to compete
Track and field athletes from Grandview and Prosser are at Tahoma High School for the 2A state track and field championships today.
Sunnyside Christian plays two-time state foe
Kiwanis Park is ready for softball teams from throughout the 1B, 2B and 1A classifications.
Knights golfer misses second-day cut
The lone Sunnyside Christian golfer to compete in the 1B/2B Golf Tournament at Horn Rapids Golf Course yesterday missed the cut for a second day of action by 12 strokes.
Linde, Maltos to compete in state races
Two relay teams and two individuals from Sunnyside High School are set to compete in the 4A state track and field championships at Mt. Tahoma High School in Tacoma.
The Sunnyside Christian fastpitch team is set to compete in the 1B state tournament in Yakima on Friday due to its two regional tournament wins at Medical Lake High School this past Monday.
Tournament pulls in $2,000 for academic opportunity
Organizers of the David Qu. Hernandez Memorial baseball tournament at Sunnyview Park on Saturday raised more than $2,000 for academic scholarships.
Leopards and Bears also to compete this Thursday
At Friday’s South Central Athletic Conference District track meet four Granger Spartans, 14 Zillah Leopards and two Kiona-Benton Bears qualified for the 1B, 2B, 1A state track meet to take place at Eastern Washington University in Cheney this coming Thursday through Saturday.
The Prosser Mustangs have 11 athletes and the Grandview Greyhounds have 3 qualified for the 2A state track meet at Mt. Tahoma High School this Thursday through Saturday.
Maltos lone Sunnyside High School state qualifier... so far
The first half of the District 6 Track Championships has concluded, but Big 9 athletes have another day of competition ahead of them tomorrow in Yakima at Zaepfel Stadium.
Returning to Horn Rapids Gold Course this past Wednesday for the 1B District Golf Tournament were two Sunnyside Christian High School golfers.
The season ended yesterday for four Grandview Greyhounds competing in the District 5 tournament.
Hellner-Gomez scores 142, Limon cards 110
Two girls representing Sunnyside High School at the District 6 golf tournament at Apple Tree Golf Course have ended their season.
Golfers from the Central Washington Athletic Conference were on the greens at Black Rock Creek Golf Course, taking part in the District 5 tournament.
Four Greyhounds, no Mustangs stay alive
It will be do or die today for the four Grandview Greyhounds remain in the 2A prep district tennis tournament at East Valley.
Lone run scored by Ariel Howard
Thanks to fielding errors one of the Spartans’ fastpitch players was able to advance to third base and eventually score a run against College Place in the district opener.
District 5/6 action continued on the courts at East Valley High School yesterday.
Tournament honors B.J. Miller’s memory
People from near and far gathered Saturday at Black Rock Creek Golf Course to participate in the 10th annual B.J. Miller Memorial Golf Tournament.
Sunnyside in loser-out state match tomorrow
With a state berth on the line, the Sunnyside boys soccer team knew Friday’s match with Eisenhower would be hard-fought.
McKinney holds 12th place
Two Sunnyside Christian golfers advance to Wednesday’s district golf match.
The Sunnyside Christian fastpitch team hasn’t lost hope as it must face one more opponent to secure a spot in the state 1B tournament.
Molina, Cumpston lead Spartans at sub-district
Teams in the Big 9 conference competed in the Inter-City Championships at Zaepfel Field yesterday.
Officials are still confirming results from the Northwest Nitro Pro Hillclimb competition at Dry Creek Recreation Area.
Grizzlies play Friday for for state berth
The Sunnyside High School boys soccer team may not have won the district title, but they are competing for a state berth after winning Tuesday’s match, 2-1, against Davis and Friday’s game against Moses Lake, 4-1.
Despite losing out on the District Championship Tuesday, the Greyhounds soccer team will compete in the state tournament next week.
Racers find thrills and spills at Dry Creek
The weekend of adrenaline-fueled racing action is over at Dry Creek Recreation Area.
Riders ready for three-day event near Sunnyside
The teams are ready and revved up for the start of what promises to be an exciting weekend.
The Grizzlies tennis teams hosted Davis yesterday.
Fastpitch teams on new diamonds today
After months of waiting the Sunnyside High School fastpitch team is on its new fields.
Ten local youngsters have joined a sport that challenges them to develop leadership, confidence, physical well-being and stewardship.