Sports & Recreation
 

SRHS Eagles End Bittersweet Season

  By Richie Corrales
  Au-Authm Action News
 

The Salt River High School Eagles football team played its last home game, and the last game overall for the season, on October 15, winning 34-12 against Cibecue Community School.

 

Romo to Compete in Indian National Finals Rodeo

  By Richie Corrales
  Au-Authm Action News
 

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community member Ty Romo, 25, will make his fourth trip to the Indian National Finals Rodeo (INFR) November 9-13 in Las Vegas, Nevada to compete in the team roping competition. He is again proud to represent the Community in the finals. He finished in third place this year on the INFR tour as the No. 3 heeler in the team roping event.

 

Recreation Teaches Future Golfers to Swing and Hit the Ball

  By Richie Corrales
  Au-Authm Action News
 

This fall, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Recreation Department has enrolled 20 children ages 6-12 for golf lessons. The students have been meeting every Monday for the six-week class. The first class was held on October 11 at the Riverview Golf Course in Mesa. Children learned and practiced how to hold and swing a golf club. All the equipment and the instruction was provided by Riverview Golf Club.

 

The Youth Volleyball League

  By Richie Corrales
  Au-Authm Action News
 

Children ages 8–12 have the opportunity to learn volleyball by participating in the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Recreation Department’s volleyball league, which is held at both the Lehi and Pi-Copa gyms. The league started in October and will continue through November 13. There are two divisions in the league, including co-ed and a girls division.