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Area Sports Briefs

Prospective cheerleaders can learn basic moves and perform at halftime in clinics held in Glenwood Springs and Rifle Friday.

The Glenwood Springs High cheer squad hosts a mini clinic for children ages 4-11 from 9 a.m. to noon Friday, Oct. 28, at Glenwood Springs High School. Cost to attend is $20. Please contact Hannah Greenstreet at 379-1899 or Carolyn Wiltse at 379-9234 for more information. All participates will perform at that evening’s football game.

Rifle High’s cheerleaders hold a clinic from 4-6 p.m. at RHS for children ages 3 through 8th grade. Fee is $25 and includes a T-shirt and a snack along with a halftime performance at the Cortez-at-Rifle football game. Info: 625-0426.

The Defiance volleyball club is holding a series of information/registration meetings for players, ages 10-18. Meetings will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, at Rifle High School; 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, at the New Castle Recreation Center; and 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at the Glenwood Community Center.

Each athlete must bring a copy of his/her birth certificate and social security number to register.

Information: Denise Greene, 984-3813;

Area skiers and snowboarders ages 7-16 interested in racing for the Sunlight Ski Team or the Buddy Werner ski-race program can register for the 2005-06 season from 5-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 3, at the Sunlight Mountain Ski and Bike Shop in downtown Glenwood Springs.

Information: Bob Lockard, 947-9250;

Registrations for the 10-week, Sunday evening, adult coed indoor soccer league are now being accepted at the Glenwood Community Center. Team fees are $200 for residents and $250 for nonresidents.

The league will be limited to six teams.

Information: Andy, 384-6318.

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