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Craig Sports Briefs for June 25, 2016: Saturday bowling fundraiser to benefit child advocates group

Northwest Rocky Mountain Colorado CASA — Court Appointed Special Advocates — will host the Bowl-for-Kids fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Thunder Rolls Bowling Center, 900 Industrial Ave. The evening will include door prizes, bake sale and silent auction, as well as multiple rounds on the lanes.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 24, 2016: Moffat County cheerleaders offer free clinic

The Moffat County Thunder Cheer team will host a free clinic June 27 through July 1 at Suite 119 of Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way. Registration will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. this Monday with sessions from 5 to 7 p.m. each day. Girls and boys who participate will learn basic cheer and tumbling techniques and will perform with the team in the Fourth of July parade. Parents need to sign a liability waiver before their child participates.

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Craig Sea Sharks pool talents for ABC Meet

The members of Craig Sea Sharks showed their capability for aquatic awesomeness during their home event, the ABC Swim Meet, Saturday and Sunday. Craig swimmers won 47 individual races while in their own pool, a result that earned them fourth place overall as a team among 11 total groups at the ABC Meet at Craig City Pool Complex, including Steamboat Springs, Meeker, Rangely, Delta, Grand Junction and Wyoming.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 22, 2016: Stelios Peroulis takes to gridiron for final time in All-State game

Stelios Peroulis, a 2016 Moffat County High School graduate, played in the Colorado High School Coaches Association All-State football game June 10 in Alamosa. Peroulis, who was honored in the sport last fall as the 2A Western Slope North League Player of the Year, among other distinctions, was part of the roster for the South team, which took a 9-0 defeat to the North side.

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Fantasy Sports Fix: 2016 Daily fantasy baseball picks

It's been a while since I've talked about daily fantasy sports, but I'm back with some baseball picks for this week. I pored over the stats for a bit and found some players I think will produce for you and your team this week.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of June 20, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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CNCC’s soccer program takes next step, hires new coach

Program head Lance Noble planning tryouts for men’s, women’s teams, local athletes welcome

A new program at Colorado Northwestern Community College is coming up fast, even more so now that it’s got a new leader. The CNCC men’s and women’s soccer teams now have a coach, with Lance Noble recently hired to take on the sport, new for the Craig campus.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 18, 2016: Wake the Whittler 5K runs Saturday

Saturday is the fifth annual Wake the Whittler 5K and One-Mile Fun Run as part of the Whittle the Wood Rendezvous, at Loudy-Simpson Park. Wake the Whittler, the first in a series of summer running events hosted by Friends of Moffat County Education, starts registration at 7:15 a.m., with the 5K kicking off at 8 a.m. and the Fun Run following.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 17, 2016: Register by Monday for Cottonwood Classic

The 49th annual Cottonwood Classic hosted by Yampa Valley Golf Course tees off June 24 to 26. Registration is currently open for the three-day men’s tournament, with an entry fee of $180, plus an additional $10 for those wishing to enter the senior flight. The cost of a cart is $18 per day or $54 for the tourney.

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Craig Sea Sharks ready to dive in to home meet this weekend

Youth swimming program hosts Thursday fundraiser, plans to host state meet in July

A dip in the local pool is always refreshing, and the members of the Craig Sea Sharks youth team will be seeing a lot more peers in the old swimming hole this summer. The Sea Sharks ABC Swim Meet takes place at 9 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Craig Pool Complex, an event that will feature about 140 kids from 11 teams.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 15, 2016: Kickball tournament plays during Whittle the Wood

Grand Futures Prevention Coalition will host a Slip ‘n Slide kickball tournament during Whittle the Wood Rendezvous Saturday in Loudy-Simpson Park. Registration starts at 10 a.m., with the first half of the tourney for middle-schoolers from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. High school students will play from 2 to 4 p.m.

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Fantasy Sports Fix: Fantasy football news and notes

It's summer once again, and we inch closer to another exciting fantasy football season as evidenced by all the mock drafting I've been doing in recent weeks. Don't feel like going out in the heat and jogging, why not do a fantasy football mock draft? Don't feel like floating the river, do a mock draft. I'll give you my takeaways and opinions after doing all these mock drafts.

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Steamboat bookseller, retired pharmacologist signs letter to move 2016 Rio Games

A Steamboat Springs bookstore owner and retired pharmacologist is among 230 medical professionals and scientists urging the World Health Organization to recommend moving or postponing the Rio 2016 Olympic Games because of Zika virus.

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Bulldog Sports for the week of June 13, 2016

The coming week in sports for Craig and Moffat County.

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Craig Sports Briefs for June 13, 2016: TMH Foundation golf tourney successful

The 16th annual golf tournament for The Memorial Hospital Foundation featured 23 teams Friday at Yampa Valley Golf Course. Winning first place overall was the foursome of Heather Cannon, Rob Cannon, Edward Cannon and Jeff Boss, while Orvie Zimmerman, John Martinez, David Mucha and Chris Mucha had the best net total.

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