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.
What was looking to be a win for Sunnyside was halted by mother nature last night.
The Greyhounds squared off Tuesday with Selah in drizzling conditions and lost, 2-1.
At Tuesday’s Grandview jamboree six Greyhounds boys played 9 holes, as did two girls.
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.
The Spartans boys soccer team won their season-opening match and Mabton lost its first match of the season.
Golfers representing Grandview, Prosser and Sunnyside were on the links yesterday at Black Rock Creek Golf Course.
Greyhounds win two matches
The Greyhounds tennis teams were only able to complete two matches against Wapato yesterday due to rain.
Mustangs take field at Eisenhower jamboree
The Prosser fastpitch team split its games Friday in the Eisenhower jamboree.
League action starts Friday for Grizzlies boys
Two non-league matches in two days ended in ties for the Grizzlies boys soccer team.
Sunnyside, Prosser and Mabton baseball teams hit diamond
The Sunnyside and Prosser baseball teams joined the Vikings at a jamboree Friday.
The Grandview boys golf team was one of four teams taking to the course at Othello Golf Club on Friday.
A rare feat in the sport of archery was accomplished this week by a local archer.
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.
The Zillah boys basketball team claimed the 1A state title in the Yakima Valley SunDome on Sunday after defeating Freeman, 69-53.
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.
The Sunnyside Grizzlies girls basketball team was one of five Lower Yakima Valley teams to claim hardware in the Hardwood Classic.
Sunnyside to face regional foe Central Valley (Spokane) at 9:30 a.m.
Sunnyside, Central Valley (Spokane) rematch slated in state 4A trophy game.
Spartans, Bulldogs fall in semifinals Friday night
Granger girls fall to Mount Baker, 58-65; Okanogan loses to Cashmere, 36-41
Although the Sunnyside Grizzlies girls basketball team fell 48-47 in the final moments of yesterday’s quarterfinal against Glacier Peak, there’s still a chance to bring home the hardware.
Sunnyside Christian upended No. 1-ranked Neah Bay, 58-48, last night.
The Zillah Leopards boys basketball team handily won yesterday’s quarterfinal, 81-54, against Cascade Christian.
The Granger Spartans girls took charge of yesterday’s quarterfinal game against Meridian and never looked back.
Second have surge powers Grizzlies to 55-46 win
It was a tale of two halves for the Sunnyside Grizzlies girls team.
Cox only Mustang senior; team plans return
The Prosser Mustangs girls team was happy to bring their program to the Hardwood Classic after a 7-year drought.
Statebound: Hardwood Classic starts with loser-out games
Although they lost, 49-63, Saturday to defending state Central Valley, Sunnyside girls shouldn’t be ashamed.
Keeping their eye on a state 1B Hardwood Classic title, the Sunnyside Christian boys clinched a state quarterfinal victory Saturday by defeating Chief Kitsap, 42-17.
For the fourth consecutive year, the Mabton girls basketball team has a chance at a state trophy.
Statebound: Hardwood Classic starts with loser-out games
The Prosser boys basketball team won its regional game Saturday, 73-58, ending Centralia’s season.
Sunnyside Christian earned a state berth Saturday by overpowering Taholah, 75-26, at Chiawana High School.
The Granger Spartans boys basketball team’s hopes of playing at the Hardwood Classic this week were dashed by LaSalle on Friday in the regional loser-out game at Davis High School.
Spartans play Thursday, Prosser plays Wednesday
The Granger Spartans girls basketball team is in the state quarter-final game, having defeated Bellevue Christian, 62-41, on Friday at Davis High School.
Coming off a difficult loss against Moses Lake last Saturday, the No. 4 Grizzlies are ready to battle against Central Valley (Spokane) tomorrow at 6 p.m.
The Knights are gearing up for tomorrow’s 2 p.m. regional game at Chiawana High School against the Chief Kitsap Bears.
The road to the regional tournament hasn’t always been smooth for the Mustangs boys basketball team.
After losing the district title game to rival Zillah last Saturday, the Spartans are hoping to redeem themselves in the regional tilt against Bellevue Christian on Friday.
Koerner, Russell, Valenzuela pace Lower Yakima Valley
Although none of the Lower Valley swimmers from Zillah, Grandview and Prosser were among the Top 8, a couple made it into the finals at the state swimming championships at Weyerhauser King County Aquatics Center last Friday and Saturday.
Only one Sunnyside wrestler brought home a gold medal Saturday from Mat Classic XXIX.
One area girl won a state title Saturday at the annual Mat Classic in the Tacoma Dome.
Two Vikings wrestlers medaled at Mat Classic on Saturday in the B division.
Yakama Tribal game against Knights heated up too much
Sunnyside Christian and Yakama Tribal did not play a district championship tie-breaker Wednesday.
Three Lower Yakima Valley girls are among the All-State Academic Champions for the winter season.
Two Lower Yakima Valley boys basketball teams are in the Top 3 in the Ratings Percentage Index.
Nine Spartans earn regional titles, four earn second place
The Spartans won the regional team title with nine champions and four second-place finishers, tallying 359 points.
Mustang girls to play Wapato on Friday night
The high school will be the host site for tonight’s 2A district play-off between the Prosser and Toppenish boys basketball teams.
Prosser grapplers eliminated
Only one 2A wrestler from the Lower Yakima Valley medaled at the regional tournament and is headed to the state tournament.
Spartans, Leopards win semifinals
The Granger and Zillah girls basketball teams will face off this Saturday for the 1A district championship.
An all or nothing district play-off leaves one area boys basketball team licking its paws as another advances to play for a state berth Saturday.
Mireles to make final state appearance
Three Vikings will compete Friday and Saturday at Mat Classic XXIX.
16 Lower Yakima Valley girls earn state berths
Five girls from the Lower Yakima Valley secured regional championships Saturday.