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Local Sports Briefs

The New Castle third- and fourth-grade football team, sponsored by Olde Towne Moving and Storage, enjoyed an undefeated season, capping it by winning the Three Rivers Youth Football League’s Super Bowl on Oct. 30. The league consists of teams from Aspen to Parachute.

The team members included: Hunter Hale, Cody Roberts, Anders Marty, Jackson Wade, Nick Blankenship, Nate Whitaker, Irvin Ortega, Thor Melby, Anthony Stephens, Andrew Herrera, Jared Whitaker, Eli Lowry, Ryan Kotz, Brandon Hunter, Will Gose, Carter Pressler, Taylor Markiecki, Ariel Herrera, Kenneth Tlaxcala, Ty Sfat and Austin Gerber.

The New Castle team was coached by Kyle Whitaker, Rod Pressler, Justin Hale and Jeff Gerber. It also had lots of help from many of the team dads.

The Reel Rock Film Tour comes to Glenwood Springs on Wednesday, Nov. 16, at 7 p.m. in the Glenwood Springs High School auditorium. The doors open at 6:30 p.m. and the cost is $12 for adults and $8 for students.

The film night is a fundraiser for the Glenwood Springs High School climbing program and features a silent auction and a raffle with products from a variety of outdoor businesses.

Sender Films and Big UP Productions are bringing audiences several climbing flicks for the sixth annual Reel Rock Film Tour.

Some of the climbing stories chronicled include: the legendary race for The Nose speed record; a 9-year-old bouldering prodigy; Tommy Caldwell’s efforts on the hardest big wall free climb; a crazed high-lining champion; the most insane ice climbing action ever.

Questions about the event can be directed to Mike Schneiter at 384-5595 or mike.schneiter@gmail.com.

Glenwood Springs High School will be hosting its winter sports meeting Tuesday at 6 p.m. The meeting will be held in the school’s main gymnasium.

Specific sport breakouts will follow the general meeting. All winter sports athletes and parents should attend.

Winter practices begin on Friday, Nov. 11. Athletes will need to have all paperwork in place. Athletes will need a current physical, online paperwork (available at http://www.rfsd.org), a signed activities handbook and fees to participate.

Flu shots will also be available before the winter sports meeting. The cost is $10 for students and $20 for parents.

Roaring Fork High School will host a basketball parent meeting Wednesday at 7 p.m. The meeting will be held in the gym, and it is for parents of both boys and girls basketball players.

Contact Larry Williams at 384-5775 with questions.

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