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Area Sports Briefs

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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

The Glenwood Springs Ladies Golf Club kicked off its 2010 season with a scramble on at Glenwood Springs Golf Club (a.k.a. “The Hill”) on April 24.

Taking first place was the team of Ann Gilmer, Rona Fischer and Sue Ramsey. The trio shot a 3-under-par round.

Regular season play began last Thursday. Afternoon tee times are 4:30-6:30 p.m. Any ladies interested in joining the club are welcome. Contact 945-7086 for more information.

The Lakota Ladies Wednesday Night League is holding a free short game and putting clinic from 5-7 p.m. on May 5 at Lakota Canyon Ranch Golf Club.

League play begins May 12 at 5 p.m.

Contact Rhonda Williams at 984-2335 for more information.

New Castle Recreation is partnering with Challenger British Soccer and Tetra Brazil on a pair of summer camps.

Tetra Brazil will come to town July 5-9, while Challenger will bring its camp to New Castle July 26-30. Both camps will be held at the V.I.X. Ranch fields.

Programs are offered for all ages and abilities. Go to for more details and to register.

Register before May 21 for the Tetra Brazil camp or before June 11 for the Challenger camp to receive a free soccer jersey valued at $40.

For more information, call New Castle Recreation at 984-3352 or e-mail

Glenwood Springs Soccer Club is hosting a players clinic on May 16. The clinic runs from 1-4 p.m. ($30) and is for kids 7 to 14 years old. A coaching clinic from 4:30-6 p.m. ($20) follows.

The clinic will be held at Glenwood Park soccer field and registration is available on the soccer website ( or by calling the club office at 945-6091.

The 12th annual Glenwood Springs Invitational soccer tournament will be held at Gates Soccer Complex May 29-30.

Registration is underway for boys and girls teams in the U10-U14 age brackets. Register by April 30.

More information is available at or by calling the club office at 945-6091.

It’s time to sign up for the Emily Johnson Play it Forward 3v3 Soccer tournament. Round up six players for the June 5-6 tournament at Gates Soccer Park (located at CMC’s Spring Valley Campus).

Girls and boys teams in the U8 to U18 age divisions, as well as co-ed adult teams, are welcome to sign up. There are both recreational and competitive brackets.

Proceeds benefit two scholarships for Coal Ridge seniors, as well as a new scholarship for a soccer player from the other high schools in our valley (from Parachute to Aspen) who shares the same passion that Emily had in the sport that she loved.

Go to to register.

The beach volleyball league at Chomp’s Deli is now taking registration for four-person teams. The cost is $25 per team and the fee includes all equipment and refreshments. Matches take place on Saturday and Tuesday nights.

Call (303) 517-9993 for more information.

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