Area Sports Briefs
Silt’s Bernie Boettcher won his sixth men’s masters title at Saturday’s Rim Rock Run, which routed runners 22.3 miles along a Colorado National Monument road course.
Boettcher clocked in at 2 hours, 18 minutes and 35 seconds.
His latest finish, according to records posted on the race’s website, was Boettcher’s best since 2004, when he won the second of two overall titles.
Rifle High School is looking for an assistant wrestling coach. Interested parties should contact Mike Green at 665-7739.
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.
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.
Glenwood Springs Soccer Club is holding its makeup tryout night for advanced teams tonight from 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; email@example.com.
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Amid hundreds of cleat-footed little leaguers casually gathered along the first baseline, the glare of parents’ sunglasses deflecting the early morning sun, coach Troy Phillips began a trip down memory lane.