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Area Sports Briefs

Winter Barracuda workouts start Monday

Winter workouts for the Sopris Barracudas youth swim team will be held from 6-7 p.m. at the Hot Springs Pool on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings from Monday through Feb. 19.

Cost for the seven-week session is $60. An additional $50 fee is needed for all swimmers who have not previously registered with Colorado Swimming, Inc. for 2004.

Information: 947-1853.

Elks Hoop Shoot date set

The annual Elks Lodge youth basketball Hoop Shoot contest for boys and girls ages 8-13 will be held Saturday, Jan. 24, at the Glenwood Springs Middle School gym.

Registration for the free event is at 9 a.m. The competition is scheduled to start at 10 a.m.

All contestants must bring a copy of their birth certificate to registration. Basketball or athletic shoes are required.

Separate divisions will be held for boys and girls who are ages 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13 as of April 1, 2004.

Participants will shoot a total of 25 free throws. Trophies will be awarded to the top three scores in each division. Boys in the 8-9 division and all girls will use a smaller girls’ basketball. Boys and girls in the 8-9 division have the option of shooting from a line four feet inside the regulation free-throw line.

Information: George Dana, 928-8565.

GSHS seeks football, track coaches

Glenwood Springs High School is in search of a head football coach and an assistant track and field coach for the upcoming seasons.

Information: GSHS athletic director Steve Cable, 384-5553.

Winter volleyball league offered

CARBONDALE ” The Carbondale Recreation Department will run winter volleyball leagues starting in January. The teams are four-person coed.

Information: Chris, 704-4115.

Adult drop-in hoops slated at GSMS

Adult drop-in basketball runs from 7 to 9 p.m. each Tuesday at Glenwood Springs Middle School. The fee is $3 per player. Information: Andy, 384-6318.

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