Sports & Recreation
 

Run Against Diabetes - 5K

  By Jennifer Jimenez
  Au-Authm Action News
 

The 2011 Run Against Diabetes 5K took place on November 19 at the Salt River High School track and throughout a small portion of the Community. Participants took part in the 2-mile run/walk, 1-mile fun run or kids 50-yard dash (for ages 3-12). Rachel Seepie from the Salt River Fitness Center was encouraged the participants and also announced awards at the completion of the races.

 

Miracle House Foundation Wraps Up Another Successful Fundraiser

  By Jennifer Jimenez
  Au-Authm Action News
 

The Miracle House Foundation held its seventh annual golf tournament fundraiser on November 18 at Talking Stick Golf Course. Thirty-seven foursomes participated in the event. Miracle House Foundation founder and Au’ Authum Ki, Inc. owner Margaret Rodriguez said the golf tournament is the only fundraiser the group hosts to raise money for its annual expenses.

 

Children Participate in Mini Triathlon

  By Richie Corrale
  Au-Authm Action News
 

A little more than a dozen youth competed in the 2011 Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community Youth Triathlon on November 12 at the Salt River Community Building. On the cloudy Saturday morning, children gathered at the deck of the Salt River Pool to compete in a shortened version of the Ironman triathlon.

 

2011 SRHS Fall Athletic Banquet

  By Richie Corrales
  Au-Authm Action News
 

To end the Salt River High School fall sports season, the athletics department hosted its annual Fall Athletics Banquet for school athletes on November 17. The evening started off with a catered dinner from Famous Dave’s BBQ, and then everyone headed into the high school auditorium for the awards presentation.