Sports & Recreation
53rd Annual Menís All-Indian Southwest Baseball Tournament
By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News
For the 53rd All-Indian Southwest Baseball Tournament, a total of 15 teams from around the Valley and New Mexico took turns on fields throughout the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, playing games from July 30 to August 1.
AZ Lady Warriors Play in Championship Game in Las Vegas
By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News
The AZ Lady Warriors basketball team recently returned from Las Vegas, Nevada, where they competed in the 2015 AAU (Amateur Athletic Union) West Coast National Championships, Junior Varsity Division. The event was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center and was put on by an organization called Jam On It Basketball Academy.
Safe Foods at Community or Fundraising Events
By Tracie Hershberger
Environmental Health Specialist, SRPMIC Environmental Health Services
Preparing foods in large quantities for community events, fundraisers or family reunions requires more than bringing in additional people for helping out with the event. It also requires additional food-safety monitoring for handling, preparing, storing and serving of foods to help prevent foodborne illness.