The City of Madera hosted 11 teams and drew nearly 500 participants and spectators to Madera’s Sunrise Rotary Sports Complex at its 2nd annual Ham Slam Softball Tournament.
Excerpts of sports articles published in The Madera Tribune newspaper.
In the first Madera South Shootout last season, the Madera South girls basketball team was playing for seventh place in an early morning game at Madera’s Joe Flores Gym.
The Madera boys basketball team traveled to Fresno but in all three trips couldn’t come back with a victory in the 55th annual Holiday Invitation Tournament at Hoover.
A night after losing to the eventual champions, the Liberty Hawks boys basketball team rebounded for a 65-39 victory over Orange Cove to place second in the eighth annual Hawks Classic at Liberty.
Most Valuable Player
Brielle Hefner, Madera, Jr. MB-Setter
After a first half of lackluster play by the Madera South girls soccer team against last season’s Div. III runner-up Liberty, the Stallions found themselves in a 1-0 halftime hole.
After back-to-back games with the Central Valley Titans, the California Heatwave American Basketball Association team returns home tonight against former division champion Bay Area Matrix.