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Salt River Talking Stick Resort Celebrates First Anniversary

gallery-01On Saturday, April 16, Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community members flocked to the first-anniversary celebration of Talking Stick Resort. The festivities began with performances by Community dance groups, singers and storytellers, and continued with food, prizes, a teen zone and family activities. The evening ended with a free concert by Los Lonely Boys.

The 175 Classic Basketball Tournament

gallery-02The 175 Classic Basketball Tournament took place on the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community April 7–9 at the Pi-Copa Gym. This tournament usually attracts a lot of participants, and to be a little different this year they added the women’s division and split up the age groups in the men’s division. Three divisions were created in the tournament: two men’s divisions, one for players ages 30–39 and one for players 40-plus; and one women’s 30-plus age division. In total there were 23 teams.

Salt River Aal-Tash Fun Day Rodeo

gallery-01The Salt River Aal-Tash Fun Day Rodeo took place at the Ropers Arena on March 26. The century roping (age of two ropers must be at least 100 years) and barbeque were held in honor of the late Emmitt King, who was on the Salt River Rodeo Committee from its beginning until his passing in 2009.




Sports

gallery-01Salt River Eagles Track Team Competes at Phoenix Christian Invitational, Salt River Softball Classic Draws 14 Teams to Compete For Title, and Women’s Basketball League Wraps Up.