Wrestlers on mats Dec. 16

Eisenhower High School, 611 South 44th Ave., hosts the 2017 Cadet Classic Wrestling Tournament on Dec. 16. Participating teams include Grandview, Sunnyside, and others. Matches begin at 9 a.m.

Troopers plan traffic emphasis through Nov. 26

Cougar football fans encouraged to drive safely and be prepared for winter weather

The Washington State Patrol has extra units on Eastern Washington highways through Nov. 26. Troopers will be targeting motorists who are speeding, driving too fast for conditions and using cellphones behind the wheel. Up-to-date road information will be posted to Twitter using the hashtags BeSafeCougs and #AppleCup.

Koerner, Mesmore qualify for second day

Of four Zillah swimmers competing in the 2A State Swim Championships at King County Aquatics Center last week, two qualified for B finals Saturday.

Central Wildcats seeded No. 1

After Central Washington’s 42-28 win over Humboldt State on Saturday, the Wildcats will enter the NCAA Division II playoffs with the No. 1 seed. The undefeated Wildcats (11-0) will get a first-round bye in Region 4 football playoffs.

Jingle Bell Run to lead parade

The 12th annual Jingle Bell Run will take place just minutes before the Lighted Farm Implement Parade on Dec. 2.

Water shut off at Fishhook Park

Fishermen heading to Fishhook Park will not find potable water on the site next year.

Guillen competes at NWAC

A Sunnyside woman was among the top half of competitors in the 2017 NWAC Championship cross country meet Saturday at St. Martin’s University.

Officials urge boat safety

State officials are asking hunters to know boating laws as they head out for waterfowl this season.

6 perfect, but only 1 wins

Six entrants into last week’s Football Forecast contest had perfect pigskin picks.

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Leopards fall to Newport, 13-6

First-round playoff loss ends season

The Leopards’ hopes of winning a 1A state football title ended Friday night. The Newport Grizzlies defeated the Leopards, 13-6, in the first round of the 1A State Football Championships.

Holiday hoops on tap

The 20th annual Hanford Holiday Hoopfest is planned Dec. 9-10 at Hanford High School, 450 Hanford St.

Turkey Trot for Red Cross in Kennewick

Gesa Credit Union is sponsoring a Turkey Trot 5K and 1 mile fun run and walk at Columbia Park.

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ACH girls eliminate Sunnyside Christian

The Sunnyside Christian volleyball team’s hopes of a trophy were dashed in three sets by Almira-Coulee-Hartline on Friday morning at the 1B State Volleyball Tournament at the Yakima Valley SunDome. The Warriors opened the 8 a.m. match with a 25-18 set win. They won the second set, 25-17 and clinched their bid for the fifth/sixth-place trophy match with a 25-16 win.

All league honors extended in SCAC

Ely is named football Coach of the Year

The fall 2017 South Central Athletic Conference-West all league selections include a large contingency from the Spartans, as well as nearby Zillah.

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Bowling team filled with fresh faces

2017—2018 Sunnyside High School Bowling

It’s encouraging to have so many explore a new interest in any sport.