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Sports Briefs

Glenwood Springs, Colorado CO

The Glenwood Grizzlies Midget squad will have its final home games of the season this weekend at the Glenwood Springs Community Center rink.

It starts out with a pair of games on Saturday, first against Boulder’s YMCA club at 1:45 p.m., and then, later that day, the Grizzlies will host senior night at 7:45 p.m. against the formidable Littleton Hawks.

Prior to Saturday night’s game, the graduating seniors and their families will be honored, including Jake Bair, Levi Fetterhoff, Cameron Avery and Guy Sappington from Glenwood Springs High School, Quinn Zamora from Palisade High, and Cameron Dacuma from Coal Ridge High.

On Sunday morning at 10:15 a.m., the Grizzlies will face off against the Arapahoe Warriors in their final game of the season.

Glenwood hopes to emerge from the weekend in good position for the March 2-4 playoffs.

Colorado River Valley Little League is holding skills evaluation/sign-up sessions at Deerfield Park in Rifle March 3-4 starting at 1 p.m.

Players will need to have a birth certificate and three proofs of residency. Colorado River Valley Little League is for players from Rifle, New Castle, Silt, Parachute, Meeker and De Beque.

Call 625-3394 for more information.

The 13th annual Kenny Cline Memorial Sequoia Glen 5K Run/Walk will take place on Saturday, March 17, at 3 p.m. The race starts and finishes at the base of Mitchell Creek Road in West Glenwood Springs.

The cost to enter is $10, with all proceeds benefiting the Pauline S. Schneegas Wildlife Foundation in Silt, Valley Dog Rescue in Carbondale, Colorado Animal Rescue in Glenwood and the Rifle Animal Shelter. Registration begins at 2 p.m. on race day.

Sequoia Glen is the first of six races in the Colorado River Valley Charity Race Series.

For more information, call 945-0979.

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