Area Sports Briefs |

Area Sports Briefs

Glenwood Canyon Shuffle set for SaturdayRunners and walkers are invited to participate in the Glenwood Canyon Shuffle Race for Literacy Saturday. Proceeds from the race benefit Literacy Outreach. The Shuffle is the fourth and final race of the Glenwood Charity Race Series.A half-marathon (13.1-mile) run and relay race and 5-kilometer (3.1-mile) run/walk will take place on the bike path in scenic Glenwood Canyon east of Glenwood Springs.The half-marathon begins at 9 a.m., and the 5K starts at 10 a.m.The entry fee is $25 per person in the half-marathon, $75 per team, and the 5K cost is $20 per person. Registration forms are available outside U S Bank or online at are also needed for the race. For volunteer information, call Dennis Webb, 876-0768.Adult indoor soccer, hockey leagues on tapRegistration forms are available at the Glenwood Springs Community Center for adult coed indoor soccer and hockey leagues this winter.Play begins for the indoor soccer league on Oct. 10 and runs for 10 Sunday nights in the Community Center gym. Team fees are $200 for residents and $225 for nonresidents. The indoor soccer league will be capped at six teams.Adult hockey league games are slated to start Sunday, Nov. 7, at the Community Center ice rink. The resident team fee is $1,000 and $1,200 for nonresident teams. Registration will be limited to the first four paid teams in each division offered.Information: Andy, 384-6318.Sign up for Carbondale adult volleyballCARBONDALE – The Carbondale Recreation Department is offering four-person, indoor coed adult recreational and competitive volleyball leagues on Monday and Wednesday nights.League play begins Oct. 11 and is held weekly through Dec. 15.Cost is $200 per team, per league. Registration deadline is Oct. 1.Individuals wishing to be placed on a list of teams who need players should call the Recreation Department at 704-4115.A mandatory team captains meeting for both leagues will be at the Carbondale Middle School gym at 7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 11.Basketball officials classVoluntary instructional classes for community members interested in officiating grade school and high school basketball games this season will be conducted Wednesdays at 7 p.m. at Glenwood Springs High School through Oct. 27.Instruction culminates with a certification test on Nov. 1.Information: Nicholas Senn, 618-2111; Jay Rickstrew, 379-4863.Spiketoberfest tournament slatedRegistration forms are available at the Carbondale and Glenwood Springs Recreation Departments for the Spiketoberfest adult volleyball tournament, to be held at the Glenwood Community Center on Oct. 16-17.The tournament is open to adult co-ed 6×6 teams, but teams are allowed to play with as few as four players.Team fees are $60 for residents and $90 for non-residents.Information: 704-4115, 384-6318.Adult volleyball league has openingsThe Glenwood Springs Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for a six-on-six adult volleyball league.Women’s Recreation League games will be held Mondays. Coed Rec league games are scheduled for Wednesday. Both leagues are scheduled to begin Monday.Team fees are $175 for residents and $200 for nonresidents.Information: Andy, 384-6318.Baseball volunteers, board members needed Volunteers are needed to help prepare the Field of Dreams in Basalt Oct. 9 at 9 a.m. Information, Steve Martin, 379-9286.Additionally, Three Rivers Little League will be voting in a new board Nov. 9 at 6 p.m. at Roaring Fork High School, room 111. Anyone interested in joining the board is invited to attend.Information, Jon Nell Reeds, 379-0729.

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