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Salt River Ba’ag Basketball Club Wins Title

Back Row: Coach Miyone Roanhorse, Elias Navarro, Wyatt Ray, Coach Kyronna Roanhorse, Mark Martinez, Coach LeRoy Eswonia, Garrett Walker. Front Row: Darien Sundust, Isaiah Burns, Diante Anderson

A team of young basketball players from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community brought home a tournament championship in Tucson on July 1.

The Salt River Ba’ag Basketball Club is made up of fifth- and sixth-grade students. The team beat the Tucson Wildcats, Rio Rico and Sells teams to win the championship.