Little League All-Star Tournaments 2016 NOTE: We’d like to have as many of the tournament schedules and results involving Payson teams as possible. Please call or text updates for any Little League All-Star Tournament to Keith Morris at (928) 243-4246 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Please to sure to mention your name, what age group the information is about, whether it’s baseball or softball, the date of the game and the score. We’re missing dates and times of games for several tournaments, so we could use any information not listed here. We will keep this scoreboard updated as soon as we receive scores.
Senior Taryn North wins four decathlon events
Everybody associated with Payson High’s track and field team already knew freshmen Meredith Kiekintveld and Savannah White were standout athletes.
A trio of Payson High juniors closed the high school track and field season by competing in the Arizona State Championship meets at Mesa Red Mountain High on May 13-14.
Payson back in 3A East this fall
Rim Country Fishing Report
The Arizona Game and Fish Department Commissioners meeting held in Payson recently was well attended by local outdoor enthusiasts.
Payson High opens the football season at home against Safford on Aug. 19 in the schedule recently posted at aia365.com.
Outdoors Under the Rim
This past month a new hybrid game fish has been introduced into the local waters of Woods Canyon and Willow Springs Lake, the tiger trout.
Race brings about 700 to Star Valley
Eleventh Annual Payson Sprint Triathlon a grueling test of endurance, will power
Lou Manganiello defeated Tim Ernst 4 and 3 to win the A Flight championship in the Payson Men’s Golf Association’s Match Play Championship at Payson Golf Course on June 15.
Saturday’s race to take over Houston Trail
Anyone planning on hiking either Houston Trail or the Houston Loop Trail on Saturday should make other plans.
Rich Ormand to replace him; new boys hoops and mat coaches named
Changes abound for the Payson High athletic department.
A Kids Fit Camp designed to promote healthy living and fitness in a fun and encouraging environment is open to those ages 5-13. It will be held at Julia Randall Elementary gym and Green Valley Park. The fee is $35.
Life on the Fly
The East Verde River is a great place to try some stream fishing for trout less than 10 minutes from Payson.
Give him the gift of the great outdoors this year. If you purchase a general fishing license online any time from June 16-19, you’ll get $5 off the regular price. That means an Arizona resident license will cost only $32 and a nonresident license will be $50.