Sports & Recreation
 

SRHS Softball Team Qualifies for State Tournament

  By Richie Corrales
  Au-Authm Action News
 

The Salt River High School Lady Eagles softball team made it to the Arizona Interscholastic Association’s state playoff games, coming in as the ninth seed in the 2013 AIA Division 4 state tournament. The teams played at the Rose Mofford Sports Complex in Phoenix.

 

Community Student Makes Westwood High Varsity Baseball Team

  By Tasha Silverhorn
  Au-Authm Action News
 

Westwood High School freshman Aaron Makil, a member of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, started out his high-school baseball career on the freshman team. But after playing six games, he was moved up to the varsity team.

 

Stapley Jr. High Seventh Graders have a 5-0 Season in
Intermural Basketball

  By Tasha Silverhorn
  Au-Authm Action News
 

Seventh graders Briah Johnson, Deja Acosta, and Megan Andrews participated in the Stapley Jr. High Girls intramural basketball team this spring. The team played against other Mesa Jr. High School intramural teams throughout their season.

 

Community Student-Athlete Brings Skills to Westwood Baseball

  By Richie Corrales
  Au-Authm Action News
 

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community member Kaya Hayes, a freshman at Westwood High School in Mesa, plays on the Westwood baseball team as both a pitcher and catcher. At the time of this writing, the Warriors are ranked 70th in the state and have an overall record of 13-14.