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Area Sports Briefs

Carbondale’s Doug Rohrbaugh led Roaring Fork Valley linksters with a 1-over-par 286 – good for 34th place – at the weekend’s Colorado Open.The 45-year-old recorded a par 71 in Saturday’s third round and a 1-over-par 72 on Sunday at Denver’s Green Valley Ranch Golf Club to wrap the tournament in strong standing. Rohrbaugh’s best round came Friday at Saddleback Golf Club, when he shot a 4-under-par 68.Adam Joiner, a former Roaring Fork High School standout now playing for Southern Mountain Junior College in Phoenix, Ariz., missed the cut after two rounds. He shot a 74 on Thursday, the tourney’s opening day, and followed with a 75 on Friday.Glenwood Springs Golf Club’s head pro, Greg Gortsema, also exited after two rounds. He carded a 74 on Friday and a 77 on Thursday to finish up with a score of 151.

The Glenwood Open will take over the links at Glenwood Springs Golf Club on July 7-8. The Pro-Am will be played on July 6.Information: 945-7086.

Registration is under way for the Little Demon basketball camp, held at the Glenwood Springs Community Center July 9-12 from 6-7:30 p.m.The camp is open to boys and girls in third through eighth grade, and the fee is $40 for residents and $45 for nonresidents. Glenwood Springs High School girls basketball coach Bryan Derby will direct the camp.Information: 384-6314.

Coal Ridge High School’s head boys basketball coach Mike Cox will be holding a skill development camp July 9-12 at CRHS.The camp is open to boys and girls of all ages. For grades six and below, the camp will take place from 2-3:30 p.m. Grades seven through eight will take the court from 3:30-5 p.m. each day and ninth- through 12th-graders will play from 5:30-7:30 p.m.All coaches are encouraged to attend free of charge. Call coach Cox at 984-0332 or e-mail him at for more information or to register. See more about the Coal Ridge hoops program at

In association with United Soccer Coaches, the Glenwood Springs Soccer Club is hosting two summer soccer camps for players 5 to 13 years old. Camp dates are July 16-20 and Aug. 6-10 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The cost is $110 per sessions. Registration forms are available on the GSSC Web site – – or at the Glenwood Springs Library.Information: 945-6091.

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