Athletics Day Thursday for Moffat County School District: Craig Sports Briefs for Aug. 2, 2017 | CraigDailyPress.com

Athletics Day Thursday for Moffat County School District: Craig Sports Briefs for Aug. 2, 2017

Athletics Day Thursday for Moffat County School District

Moffat County School District will host Athletics Day this Thursday for sports participants and families in Moffat County High School and Craig Middle School.

The day is intended to be a full day of preparation for the fall sports season, complete with conditioning, physicals, concussion testing and more.

Representatives from Positive Coaching Alliance will also provide guest speakers for parents and athletes.

Students are asked to wear athletic clothing and shoes, bring their own water bottle and eat lunch before attending. The majority of activities will take place starting at 11 a.m. at MCHS with physicals in the afternoon at Memorial Regional Health Clinic.

Parents can fill out paperwork and pay sports fees between 1:30 and 6:30 p.m.

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The schedule follows:

• CMS students

11 a.m. Meeting with coaches for football, volleyball, cross country and cheer

Noon Conditioning and warmup

1 p.m. Sports nutrition presentation

1:30 p.m. Positive Coaching Alliance: Triple impact competitor presentation

2:30 p.m. Concussion and baseline testing

3:30 p.m. Sports physicals at MRH Clinic

6:30 p.m. Positive Coaching Alliance presentation

• MCHS students

11 a.m. Concussion and baseline testing, conditioning and warmup

1 p.m. Sports nutrition presentation

1:30 p.m. Positive Coaching Alliance: Triple impact competitor presentation

2:30 p.m. Sports physicals at MRH Clinic

5 p.m. Meeting with coaches for football, volleyball, cross country, boys golf, boys soccer and cheer

6:30 p.m. Positive Coaching Alliance presentation

For more information, call 970-826-6358 or email sara.linsacum@moffatsd.org or rich.houghton@moffatsd.org.

Race for good cause with Elevate Education 5K

The Elevate Education 5K and One-Mile Fun Run hosted by Friends of Moffat County Education will take place at 7 a.m. Saturday at Loudy-Simpson Park, shortly after the balloon launch for Moffat County Balloon Festival.

Registration begins at 6:30 a.m., and the price is $20 per runner, with kids under 18 free.

The proceeds will benefit FMCE's work with local schools.

For more information, contact info@moffatcountyeducation.org.

Shoot Aug. 12 in Sheriff's Office golf event

The Moffat County Sheriff's Office Golf Tournament takes place Aug. 12 as officials and community members alike join to apprehend a dimpled suspect on the links of Yampa Valley Golf Course.

The tourney features a 9 a.m. shotgun start with a registration fee of $60 per person or $240 per team for the range, green fees and carts.

The event is limited to 36 team with gross and net payouts. Door prizes and a silent auction will be offered.

Proceeds will go toward the agency's high school scholarship fund.

Registration is available at Moffat County Public Safety or at YVGC.

For more information, contact 970-826-2302.

Rally for the Cause golf tourney Aug. 16

Rally for the Cause Ladies Golf Tournament will tee off Aug. 16 at Yampa Valley Golf Course as a fundraiser for Moffat County Cancer Society, sponsored by Memorial Regional Health.

The event is a four-person scramble with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. All experience levels are welcome and no handicap information is required to register.

The cost is $40 for entry — not including greens fees and carts — and lunch.

Players are encouraged to wear pink.

Also included this year is a silent auction for a golf package for four at Steamboat Springs' Catamount Ranch. Bids start at $400.

Registration is available at YVGC with a deadline of noon Aug. 14.

For more information, contact 970-824-9656 or kutz@amug.org.