Sports & Health
The Phoenix Suns Encourage Community Youth to “Be Active, Eat Healthy and Play Together!”
By Sheila Begay
Au-Authm Action News
On Wednesday, January 20, Phoenix Suns shooting guard and small forward Sonny Weems visited with approximately 12 youth at the Salt River High School gymnasium during the Phoenix Suns Basketball FIT Clinic. This clinic is part of the NBA/WNBA FIT program, which encourages youth to be active, eat healthy and play together.
Teen Jam Aims to Bring More Teens into Recreation Social Programs
By Richie Corrales
Au-Authm Action News
Youth from the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community were invited to hang out and play games during the SRPMIC Recreation Department’s first Teen Jam, held on January 15 at the Pi-Copa Gym. Teens mingled while eating pizza and wings with staff before heading into the gym for games. The youth were also allowed to bring friends to the event. Also present were the Boys & Girls Club’s Lehi and Red Mountain branches.