The Yakima Valley Warriors were an AIFA West expansion team for 2010 that did fairly well. Ben Running quarterbacked the team, throwing for 40 touchdowns and 13 picks. Gabe Hatchett caught 22 of the scores, while James Mayfield snagged ten more. Jerome Williams picked off ten passes, returning four for scores. The most impressive win was a 50-49 victory in San Jose, the team that eventually beat them for a playoff berth.