Invasion of the V-ballers

YAKIMA, Wash. -- The Yakima Valley, volleyball mecca.

Nearly 150 teams from throughout the region called our part of the world home this weekend as they battled on the V-ball wood at just about every available gym in our area.

Cascade Yakima, in green, among the teams in the U-14 bracket competing for the top prize.

The Valley's played host to the Northwest Volleyball Jamboree for nearly four decades now.

Salute to all the great kids, parents and volunteers who put in the time making Team Yakima's signature event the best around.