Columbia River salmon season extended with new catch limit

Fishery managers from Washington and Oregon have extended the summer salmon fishing on the lower Columbia River by three weeks, and approved a new daily catch limit for waters above and below Bonneville Dam.

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Mariners’ latest addition has strong ties to Sunnyside

A record-setting southpaw for the WSU Cougar baseball team, Joe Pistorese was recently selected in the 17th round by the Seattle Mariners during Major League Baseball’s amateur draft.

Former Granger coach plans summer hoop camp

Posting a record of 120-55 in seven seasons as Granger’s varsity boys basketball coach, Miguel Bazaldua will share his expertise next week during a summer hoop camp.

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Hoop champs

The Washington Grizzlies – comprised of six youngsters from Sunnyside and Prosser, as well as two youths from Yakima – captured championship honors in the boys sixth grade division at the 2015 Big Mountain Jam.

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Neptunes hang tough

Competing in the 12&U boys 40-yard backstroke event last night is Grandview swimmer Anthony Rodriguez, who completed the race in 46.16 seconds.

Dolphins prevail in showdown between swim league powerhouses

Gunning for a sixth consecutive Mid-Valley Summer Swim League title, the Selah Dolphins took a big step last night towards accomplishing that goal.

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Knights wrap up season with losses

STANFIELD, ORE. – After a competitive 7-3 loss to Riverside/Irrigon, the Sunnyside Christian High School summer baseball team fell 13-2 to host Stanfield, Ore.

SHS ‘nine’ getting competitive as the season rolls on

SELAH – Gleaning whatever positives he can find from a summer exhibition schedule in which his team has posted a record of 1-15, Grizzly baseball coach Nicholas Gurnard wasn’t hanging his head last Friday.

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Flying saucers

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Sharks cut through Neptunes, 654-150

The unbeaten Sunnyside Sharks easily turned back the visiting Grandview Neptunes last night, winning by a 654-150 margin.

Spring Chinook fishing seasons on Snake River coming to a close

The spring Chinook salmon season is coming to a close for local anglers, on the Washington state portion of the Snake River.

Instructional sessions on tap for Sunnyside baseball players

Ten sessions of instruction detailing the finer points of playing baseball are being offered by the Sunnyside Baseball Academy.

LaSalle one-hits SHS ‘nine’

The LaSalle Lightning turned the tables on Sunnyside’s prep baseball team yesterday.

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Bound for Nebraska

Julian Rivera, a 2012 Sunnyside High School graduate, is surrounded by his parents – Cecilia and Ruben Rivera (at left) – and his baseball coach at Wenatchee Valley College, Dustin Willis (at right).