Mayor recognizes Citywide Youth Basketball champions

Seattle Parks and Recreation’s Youth Athletics Unit held the first event of the Citywide Youth Basketball Championships on Sunday, March 15, at Rainier Community Center. These championship events are a culmination of the 10-week basketball program involving approximately 400 volunteer coaches and more than 4,000 youth ages 10-17.

Mayor Ed Murray attended the high school championships on March 15 and awarded medals to participants following the games.

Championship events for youth ages 10-13 will continue throughout the month.