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Sports Briefs

Rifle High School’s cross country team is holding a 7:30 p.m. meeting tonight at the RHS track for anyone interested in joining the team for the fall season.

The Glenwood Springs Ladies Golf Club is hosting the Storm King Open, a two-lady, best ball golf tournament, on July 25. There will be a 9 a.m. shotgun start at Glenwood Springs Golf Club, with lunch to follow.

To sign up and for more information, call the Glenwood Springs Golf Club at 945-7086.

The 2009 State Games of America national registration is under way.

More than 10,000 athletes are expected in Colorado Springs July 30-Aug. 2 for the nation’s largest multi-sport festival for all ages and skill levels.

Online registration is available at, with complete registration information, lodging and accommodations information, ticket details and more. All residents of Colorado are eligible to compete, as are medal winners from all other State Games. More than 30 sports will be featured.

The State Games of America is a property of the National Congress of State Games, and the event is hosted by the Colorado Springs Sports Corp.

Fall soccer begins Aug. 24. Glenwood Soccer is extending registration for players 4-14 years old. Register online at by July 15 to avoid a late fee.

Call the club office at 945-6091 for more information.

The Rifle High School football coaching staff will be holding a four-day camp beginning Aug. 10.

A youth camp for players in the first through sixth grades will run Aug. 10-13 from 2-3 p.m. at Bears Stadium. A high school camp for players in the seventh through 12th grades runs Aug. 10-13 from 4-6 p.m. Each camp costs $40 if preregistered (by Aug. 7) or $50 for walk-up registration. Day-of registration is $50 and begins at 1:15 p.m. on Aug. 10 for the youth camp and at 3:30 p.m. for the high school camp.

The camps are open to anyone, not just current or future Rifle High School students.

Rifle High School’s new head coach, Ryan Sulkowski, and his staff will be handling the instruction. The program’s new frontman has assembled a staff with nearly 100 years of combined coaching experience, one with numerous championships at the high school and collegiate levels to its credit.

Contact Sulkowski at (229) 256-1070 for more information.

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