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Local Sports Briefs

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Jeff Caspersen Post IndependentLongtime local youth sports official Scott Zerfoss is leaving the Roaring Fork Valley soon. He is relocating to the Front Range to be closer to his grandchildren. Zerfoss will be officiating his final local game today. That game is the Three Rivers Youth Football fifth- and sixth-grade championship at Coal Ridge High School. Glenwood Springs and a team from New Castle will be facing off at 1 p.m.

Runners, joggers, walkers and non-runners are invited to sign up for the Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run.

This Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 22) will begin at the Glenwood Springs Community Center at 10 a.m.

Test your running abilities on a fresh new course.

Pre-race registration will be held at Independence Run and Hike in Carbondale starting Nov. 1. The Glenwood Springs High School boys and girls swim teams, along with the Sopris Barracudas, will be pre-selling race entries as well starting Nov. 7. Pre-race registration will be $7.

Race-day registration will be $10 and begin at 9 a.m. inside the community center.

The 2012 Lady Demons Youth Basketball Camp is being held Nov. 2 at the Glenwood Springs High School gymnasium. There is no school that day for Roaring Fork School District Re-1 students.

The camp is for female athletes in third through eighth grades. Third- through fifth-graders meet from noon-2 p.m., while sixth- through eighth-graders meet from 3-5 p.m.

Camp instruction will emphasize shooting, passing, ball-handling, dribbling and a positive team attitude.

Players should wear a T-shirt, shorts and appropriate shoes and bring a water bottle.

Glenwood Springs High School girls basketball head coach Jacky Gaddis is the camp director, along with her coaching staff and the Demon players. Participants will receive a T-shirt.

Email ladydemonsbball@gmail.com or call 379-2930 to get registration form. Registration closes Oct. 31.

The Glenwood Springs Youth Hockey Association (GSYHA) has opened registration for the upcoming season. Visit http://www.GrizzlyHockey.com for more information.

On Nov. 3, GSYHA will be holding a “Try Hockey for Free” event at the Glenwood Springs Community Center. The action begins at 3 p.m. Also that day, GSYHA is holding an “Ice Breaker” event from 4-8 p.m.

Visit the website for more information.

In a Friday article on Glenwood Springs’ volleyball win over visiting Delta, it was incorrectly reported that the Colorado High School Activities Association’s volleyball regional seeding meeting is on Wednesday. It is actually on Monday.

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