SUNNYSIDE — As word spread that all sports for Lower Valley students had been postponed and practices cancelled as of late Friday afternoon, the 509 Ballers basketball teams made up of second and fourth grade AAU teams learned that their tournament dreams were over for now. Coach Reynaldo Bazan stressed to his players health and safety are more important than a game.
Sierra Vista Middle School eighth grade student Edwin Puga in the 137 pound weight class goes up against Toppenish’s Kaiden Kinter on Thursday, Feb. 6. The Falcons went 26-13 at the home tournament with teams which also included Grandview and Prosser.
GRANDVIEW — Inspiring dancers of all ages, former Seattle Seahawk Sea Gal cheerleaders Mhkeeba Pate and Brittany Corley did more than make a smiling appearance at the Dance Factory in Grandview – they coached and demonstrated their shared commitment for building strong dancers with a dedicated athleticism for empowerment in strength and conditioning, flexibility and core workout performance.
SUNNYSIDE — “Everybody has to do their part.” That is the mantra for Max Saldana, Head Coach and President of the Sunnyside Grid Kids organization. Saldana explained in a recent interview, the role each of his players, coaches, and parents play to help the organization operate like a well-oiled machine.
Taylor Hazzard (photo 1) maintains her focus during the Sunnyside Parks and Recreation’s volleyball camp for 11 and 14-year old girls at the community center Friday. Lila Rice (photo 2) learns the proper technique of correct mechanics as she displays her advanced form. Led by Mary Schlenker,…
Five-year-old Tessah Carter, participates in learning how to control the ball with her feet while she navigates a series of cones at the Grace Brethren Church Vacation Bible School/soccer camp on Wednesday, July 31. The three-day camp for kindergarten through sixth grade students also featur…
11-year old Max Ramirez takes on the defensive line drills as Co-Coach Jose Espindola oversees players’ techniques with using their arms and hands, along with the ability to control the offensive blocker during Grandview Greyhound Grid Kids practice at the middle school.
11-year-old Nathan Montes De Oca takes part in defensive line drill drills as Co-Coach Jose Espindola observes players’ techniques with using their arms and hands, along with the ability to seize control of the offensive blocker during Grandview Greyhound Grid Kids practice at the middle school.
Chuy Moran takes off for a layup during the City of Sunnyside Parks & Recreation summer youth basketball camp last Friday at the community center. The week-long camp culminated with players receiving their camp shirts and a final scrimmage.
SUNNYSIDE – The Sharks and Neptunes closed out their regular swim season as they competed against one another at the Grandview pool last Wednesday, July 24.
Left to right, Juan Rodriguez, Eduardo Garcia and Adrian Calixto participate in the Mabton Vikings Grid Kids fitness camp at the high school last Thursday evening. According to Head Coach Noe Calixto, the season started on Monday, July 29 as he, along with volunteer staff prepare to field th…
SUNNYSIDE – On the first day of Kids Get Fit Camp, Angel Aguinaga, 4, was quietly reserved – that’s before he discovered his athletic agility and balance for participating in the collaborative conditioning drills.
The Sunnyside Cachorros, made up of eight and nine-year-old players hosted the Mattawa Dragones during Lower Valley Soccer League play at Sun Valley Elementary School on Friday evening.
SUNNYSIDE — Lower Valley Soccer League youth teams took to the competitive field and played until the final whistle at Sun Valley Elementary School last Friday evening.
SUNNYSIDE — While the youngsters are having fun learning the fundamentals of tennis, one parent is happy her children are finding joy in the sport she loves.
SUNNYSIDE — The Inland Empire Amateur Athletic Union (AAU) Regional Swim Meet attracted seven teams, including the Sunnyside Sharks, Grandview Neptunes and Prosser Piranhas in Toppenish on Saturday and Sunday, July 13-14.
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