Area Sports Briefs
Mary Anderson won the Open D1 and Fundraiser D1 divisions at an NBHA Colorado, District 10 sanctioned barrel race on July 22-23 in Craig. The division in which Anderson competes is open to all racers, regardless of age. Her time of 17.872 seconds on her horse LW Smoky Royal was the fastest mark of the event.
Roaring Fork High School will be having a meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday for parents whose children will be playing fall sports for the 2006-07 school year. Sports physical forms and fees of $75 per sport will be collected for incoming freshmen and returning athletes. Insurance waivers and policy agreement contracts will also be signed. Athletes will not be eligible to participate until all information and fees are collected.Information: Jon Nell, 384-5753.
An information meeting for athletes interested in playing boys golf at Roaring Fork this fall is set for 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the high school’s auditorium. Parents are invited to attend.Information: Larry Williams, 309-9557.
Coal Ridge High School will hold tryouts for its boys golf team at Lakota Canyon Golf Course at 4 p.m. Aug. 7-8. Anyone interested will need to have their physicals and training rules signed and updated prior to the start of tryouts.Information: Scott Zevin, 948-6478.
A new valleywide women’s rugby team is in the process of getting started and is looking for players. The first practice will take place Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at Glenwood Park. No experience is necessary, and everyone is welcome.Information: Joelle or Carrie, 945-8515.
There will be a meeting for all students interested in participating in a fall sport for Glenwood Springs High School, at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 8, at the high school. Parents are invited to attend.Paperwork required by GSHS and CHSAA will be handed out at the meeting. A member of each fall sports coaching staff, except for boys golf, will attend to answer individual questions. A $75 athletic fee, all paperwork and a current physical is required and must be turned in to the school’s athletic director prior to being able to practice. Information: GSHS Athletic Director Steve Cable, 945-2285.
Anyone interested in running cross country for Rifle High School this fall should attend a meeting on Monday at 4:30 p.m. at RHS.Information: Jerry Shafer, 410-274-6038.
The first day of practice for Coal Ridge High School’s football, volleyball, cross country and boys soccer teams will be held Aug. 14 at 3:30 p.m.
Due to incorrect information, Tad Holloway, the head golf pro at Rifle Creek Golf Course, was incorrectly identified in a brief that appeared in Tuesday’s Area Sports Briefs. Holloway tied for 15th place at the Colorado Open.
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