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The Roan Plateau Soccer Association will be holding tryouts for its spring U18 boys team at Deerfield Park in Rifle on Nov. 1 at 11 a.m.
The season runs from March through the end of May/early June. Practices are held three days per week and games are on Saturdays, with an occasional Sunday thrown in. The team has been playing in the state league, but the decision to play in the state league again or play in the Western Slope League will be decided among the coaches, players, parents and club directors.
Glenwood Springs Soccer Club is holding tryouts for advanced teams on the following days: U11-14 boys, Nov. 3, 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Gates Soccer Complex; U15-18 boys, Nov. 3, 6-7:30 p.m. at Gates; U11-12 girls, Nov. 4, 5:30-6:30 p.m. at Glenwood Park; makeup night, Nov. 10, 5-6 p.m. at Glenwood Park.
To be considered for an advanced team for the spring season, players are required to attend one tryout session. This includes any person who did not play soccer during the fall season and all players who played on a developmental team this season.
Players currently playing on a Glenwood Ice advanced team are not required to attend tryouts.
Information: 945-6091; soccer@ sopris.net.
Glenwood Springs Recreation Department is offering after-school hoops for third-, fourth- and fifth-grade girls and boys. Learn the fundamentals of basketball in a fun atmosphere. The program runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays (Oct. 30 through Nov. 20) at Glenwood Springs Elementary School.
The Glenwood Springs Recreation Department will be offering Adrenaline Action Activities for first-, second- and third-grade children. Kids will have the opportunity to explore traditional and nontraditional games that are designed to get their adrenaline pumping. The program runs Wednesdays (Nov. 5 through Dec. 10) after school at Glenwood Springs Elementary School.
Information/to register: 384-6301.
The Glenwood Springs Basketball Officials Association is looking for men and women to officiate high school basketball for the upcoming hoops season. Officials are compensated for officiating and their travel time.
Classes are at Glenwood Springs High School, room 4104, at 7 p.m. on Wednesday evenings until Nov. 3.
Information: Bill Beasley, (970) 471-0934.
Fall sports are over and the Glenwood Springs Center for the Arts is offering dance classes to keep athletes fit in the winter.
Anyone can join and improve their balance and agility while learning healthy, lifelong skills.
To register: Call 945-2414 or stop by 601 E. Sixth St. in Glenwood.
Registration is now open for New Castle Recreation’s girls youth basketball program (third through sixth grades).
Register online at http://www.newcastlecolorado.org.
Roan Plateau Soccer is looking for coaches for its spring U18 boys team.
The positions are volunteer posts and the season runs from March through late May/early June. Practices are held three days per week and games are on Saturdays, with an occasional Sunday thrown in.
The team has been playing in the state league, but the decision to play in the state league or the Western Slope League will be decided by the coaches, players, parents and club directors.
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