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Cougar hoopsters continue winning waysResuming PEG League play Tuesday, the Glenwood Springs Middle School eighth-grade boys A and B teams earned easy victories against Basalt in the Longhorns gym.Dakota Stonehouse scored a team-high 24 points in the A team’s 74-11 win, which raised GSMS’s unbeaten record to 7-0 this season. Kevin Screen added 14 points. Connor Riley and Jordan Ciani netted 10 points each.In the B team contest, Hunter McCallum scored 14 points in the Cougars 43-9 victory that moved Glenwood to a 5-2 mark on the year. Cole Cleland finished with 10 points. Daron Parker and Alvaro Ortiz scored six points each.Both eighth-grade teams are off until Tuesday when Glenwood hosts Riverside.Patrick completes Reebok Women’s TriathlonDebbie Lee Patrick recently completed the 2004 Reebok Women’s Triathlon held in San Diego.The event, which raised more than $150,000 to fight ovarian cancer, featured 740 women participants from nine states. Patrick placed 133rd overall and 22nd in her age group. The race featured a .46-mile swim, a 12.4 mile bike and a 3.1-mile run.Turkey Trot returns to ‘The Hill’The annual 5-kilometer Turkey Day Trot will be held Thanksgiving Day morning at the Glenwood Springs Golf Club in West Glenwood Springs.Registration for the event begins at 9 a.m. in the Pro Shop. The race is scheduled for a 10 a.m. start. Cost is $5 per person. Proceeds from the event benefit the Carbondale Community School.Information: Karen or Jim, 945-2026.

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