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Local Sports Briefs

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Glenwood Springs, CO Colorado

Roaring Fork Valley resident Will Inverso won the men’s solo single-speed division at this past weekend’s 24 Hours of Moab.

Inverso completed 13 laps and traveled 193.83 miles to take 115th overall at the annual mountain biking event, which is held in the Utah desert.

Pedaling his single-speed bike, Inverso tackled 17,680 feet of elevation gain.

Carbondale’s Nicole Cavarra finished fifth out of 201 runners in her age group at Sunday’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Marathon.

The 35-year-old clocked in at 3 hours, 29 minutes, 11 seconds to place 35th out of 1,020 female runners and 215th overall out of 2,381 runners.

Cavarra, a golf teaching professional at Aspen Glen Club, qualified for the Boston Marathon by virtue of her performance.

Rifle High School’s cross country program is holding a citizens 5K race to close out its meet at Deerfield Park this afternoon.

The citizens race starts at 5:30 p.m. and the cost is $5 to enter. The high school races start at 4:30 p.m.

Contact Rifle cross country coach Josh Keppeler at 665-7787 for more information.

Glenwood Springs Youth Hockey Association will have on-site registration for recreational and competitive hockey at the Glenwood Springs Community Center ice rink from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday.

For more information, visit http://www.grizzlyhockey.com or call TK at 366-7311.

The New Castle Recreation Department is looking for fall and winter wrestling coaches for its youth wrestling program.

Contact New Castle Recreation at 984-3352 if interested.

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