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Jennie McGhan

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Area teams fare well at Prosser meet

Five Mustang boys, two girls win events

Four Central Washington Athletic Conference track and field teams competed at Art Fiker Stadium yesterday — the Mustangs, Grandview, Selah and Ellensburg.

Grandview nets a couple wins

Greyhounds girls win first match of season

Grandview’s boys tennis team defeated the Wildcats, 4-1, improving its record to 1-1 in conference action, 4-2 overall.

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Othello golfer low medalist

Bravo girls low scorer for Grandview

Tuesday was a brisk day at Black Rock Creek Golf Course for two Lower Yakima Valley golf teams — Grandview and Prosser — and their Central Washington Athletic Conference counterparts from Ellensburg and Othello.

A day of losses for area soccer teams

Quincy defeated the Mustangs soccer team, 1-0, Tuesday.

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Renegade challenged at Spring Classic

Drag racing series gets under way

The racing season begins with high-powered action on the raceway this past weekend.

Mustangs perform at Davis

The Prosser boys and girls track teams have a tally of 13 individuals with Top 10 finishes Saturday at the Davis Invitational.

Three area soccer teams return to action

Sunnyside, Grandivew win; Prosser falls

Lower Yakima Valley soccer teams took to the pitch last Friday and Saturday after a brief spring break hiatus.

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Get outdoors: smell the wildflowers

Hikers to explore different locales

At 10 a.m. tomorrow, recreationalists can enjoy the great outdoors on one of several wildflower hikes organized by the Washington Native Plant Society Columbia Basin Chapter.

Boys take on Sunnyside Sunshine Classic

One Grandview, four Sunnyside teams claim championships

Boys from throughout the region converged on the city for the 27th annual Amateur Athletic Union Sunnyside Sunshine Classic last weekend.

Hoops program gives youth outlet

Defensive and skills camps on tap next week

Keeping youngsters active and involved is one goal of a local not-for-profit organization.

Golfers post team effort

The Grizzlies golf team hosted the second POD of the season and was able to post the first team score in two years.

Soccer teams celebrate wins

The Mustangs were one of three Lower Yakima Valley soccer teams to win matches yesterday.

Knights score wins against opponents

Both the Sunnyside Christian girls fastpitch and baseball teams won their respective games yesterday.

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Knights split baseball games with Pasco JV

In a non-league double header against Pasco’s junior-varsity baseball team, Sunnyside Christian lost the opener, 17-5, and won the nightcap, 8-7.

Grandview netters fall to Othello on court

Both the Grandview boys and girls tennis teams fell short of victory against the Huskies on Saturday.

Soccer teams win

Home field helps Sunnyside, Prosser and Mabton

Several Lower Yakima Valley soccer teams settled in on their home pitch Friday and Saturday.

Bats cold for Prosser, Grandview fastpitch

Greyhounds fall to Red Devils; Tigers corral Mustangs

Two area fastpitch teams dropped doubleheaders on Saturday.

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Dance team delivers excellence at state

Sunnyside High School’s dance team was among the many teams statewide to compete Saturday at the Yakima Valley SunDome for the state dance and drill championships.

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Little hoopsters take their shots at tournament

Girls from throughout the region converged on gyms at the local schools, as well as Granger, for the 25th annual AAU Zillah Spring Fling this weekend.

Sunnyside’s golfers led by Diddens’ 125

Three gain experience at Apple Tree

First-year golfer Andrew Diddens carded the best score among Sunnyside High School’s three golfers to tour Apple Tree Resort yesterday.

Girls hoops take gyms

Hundreds expected for Spring Fling

Hundreds of young girls from throughout the region will take over several school gymnasiums this weekend for the Zillah Lions Club’s 25th annual Spring Fling basketball tournament.

Granger netters lose to Toppenish

The Granger boys and girls tennis teams had a rough non-league match, suffering double losses to the 2A Wildcats yesterday.

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Sunnyside secures shut-out

Game is second shut-out in 10 years

Last night’s game against 2A Prosser may have been non-league, but it was a confidence booster for the Grizzlies, who shut out the visitors, 10-0.

Ephrata rips Grandview in doubleheader

Greyhound boys fall 18-1, 6-3, Saturday

The Greyhounds boys baseball team lost two games in Saturday’s double-header against Ephrata.

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Sunnyside bats cold

Grizzlies fall to Blackhawks, 3-11

The bats were cold Saturday for the Grizzlies boys baseball team.

Prosser defeats East Valley

Mustangs take 2-1 victory over Red Devils

The Mustangs won Saturday’s boys soccer match against the East Valley (Yakima) Red Devils, 2-1.

Amezcua leads Mabton track and field

Three Vikings garner Top 10 placings

The Windbreaker Invitational hosted by Wahluke High School resulted in three Mabton Vikings claiming Top 10 honors.

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Adrenaline junkies climbing high

Nitro Nationals racers take to hill for practice

The adrenaline is pumping and excitement for the new season is under way.

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Sunnyside boys defeat Pasco, 4-3

Grizzlies girls tennis falls, 2-5

A rescheduled match between the Grizzlies boys tennis team and Pasco ended with a 4-3 win for the host boys team and a 2-5 loss for the girls.

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Volleyball stand-out gets to live her dream

Looking ahead to her future, one local high school senior wasn’t certain she would be able to play the sport she loves after graduation.

Golfers prep for full round

At Tuesday’s Grandview jamboree six Greyhounds boys played 9 holes, as did two girls.

Greyhounds fall due to own goal

The Greyhounds squared off Tuesday with Selah in drizzling conditions and lost, 2-1.

Rain disrupts winning game on Pasco field

What was looking to be a win for Sunnyside was halted by mother nature last night.

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Hillclimb competitors get early start

Competitors to test the hill on Saturday

Engines will be revving and ready to go Saturday as approximately 20 motorcycle competitors take to the hill at Dry Creek Recreation Area.

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Rain disrupts tennis match in Grandview

Greyhounds win two matches

The Greyhounds tennis teams were only able to complete two matches against Wapato yesterday due to rain.

Area golfers test their strides

Golfers representing Grandview, Prosser and Sunnyside were on the links yesterday at Black Rock Creek Golf Course.

Granger wins opener, Mabton loses

The Spartans boys soccer team won their season-opening match and Mabton lost its first match of the season.

Soccer team opens season with ties

League action starts Friday for Grizzlies boys

Two non-league matches in two days ended in ties for the Grizzlies boys soccer team.

Golfers get out on the links

The Grandview boys golf team was one of four teams taking to the course at Othello Golf Club on Friday.

Prosser girls split fastpitch games in Yakima

Mustangs take field at Eisenhower jamboree

The Prosser fastpitch team split its games Friday in the Eisenhower jamboree.

Youth shows at Selah jamboree

Sunnyside, Prosser and Mabton baseball teams hit diamond

The Sunnyside and Prosser baseball teams joined the Vikings at a jamboree Friday.

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Young archer succeeds in shooting ‘Robin Hood’

A rare feat in the sport of archery was accomplished this week by a local archer.

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Softball season starts with jamboree

Sunnyside coach says he’s optimistic

Second-year Sunnyside High School fastpitch head coach Michael Ramos is optimistic about the future of his team, which is playing in today’s Wapato jamboree at 4 p.m.

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Zillah boys win 1A basketball championship

The Zillah boys basketball team claimed the 1A state title in the Yakima Valley SunDome on Sunday after defeating Freeman, 69-53.

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Granger girls fifth at state

Okanogan Bulldogs top Spartans, 59-39

There were tears of joy and despair Saturday at the end of the third-place trophy game between Okanogan and Granger.

Grizzlies sixth at Hardwood Classic

The Sunnyside Grizzlies girls basketball team was one of five Lower Yakima Valley teams to claim hardware in the Hardwood Classic.

Grizzlies compete for fourth-place state trophy Saturday

Sunnyside to face regional foe Central Valley (Spokane) at 9:30 a.m.

Sunnyside, Central Valley (Spokane) rematch slated in state 4A trophy game.

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Granger to play Okanogan for third-place

Spartans, Bulldogs fall in semifinals Friday night

Granger girls fall to Mount Baker, 58-65; Okanogan loses to Cashmere, 36-41

Knights boys topple Neah Bay

Sunnyside Christian upended No. 1-ranked Neah Bay, 58-48, last night.

Zillah boys advance

The Zillah Leopards boys basketball team handily won yesterday’s quarterfinal, 81-54, against Cascade Christian.