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Area Sports Briefs

The Glenwood Springs seventh-grade boys basketball A team defeated Riverside in a 25-23 nail-biter on Tuesday night at Glenwood Springs Middle School. The Cougars were led by Grant Fegan and Logan Holmberg, who each scored six points. Glenwood (5-3) will next play at Rifle on Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.The Glenwood B team was beaten 27-17 by Riverside on Tuesday night. The Cougars (1-3-1) will also play at Rifle on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.Pete ‘Mr. Everest’ Athans giving slide show in Glenwood tonightToday, Pete “Mr. Everest” Athans will be coming to Summit Canyon Mountaineering to present a slide show about his 16 expeditions to Mt. Everest at 7 p.m.Athans has summitted the world’s tallest peak seven times, more than any other person of non-Sherpa ethnicity. Athans was recently named as No. 9 on Men’s Journal list of “10 Tough Bastards.”

Adult Drop in Basketball is currently being held on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Aspen High School Skier Dome from 7 to 9 p.m. The fee is $5/person. Information: 920-5140.

Carbondale Middle School is the site of open gym basketball on Wednesday nights from 7 to 9 p.m. Individuals must be at least 18 years old to participate. The cost is $5 per session of $60 for the whole season. The season starts now.Information: Becky, 704-4116.

The Grand Valley-Wray second-round playoff game in Wray on Saturday will be broadcast on KSBP 101.1 FM. It was reported that the game would be broadcast in Parachute, but will range from Rifle to DeBeque. KSBP will also stream the game on the Internet for those out of range, at

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