CNCC soccer camp begins July 10: Craig Sports Briefs for June 30, 2017
Colorado Northwestern Community College will host the Spartan Soccer Camp July 10 to 14 at Woodbury Sports Complex, a weeklong course for kids entering grades six through nine.
Sessions with CNCC men’s coach Joe Eades will take place from 9 a.m. to noon each day and will teach fundamental skills in the sport, including dribbling, passing, receiving and shooting.
The cost is $130 per player.
For more information, call 970-824-1101.
Silver Bullet golf event shoots in July
Registration is open for the 31st annual Silver Bullet Ladies Golf Classic, which takes place July 15 and 16 at Yampa Valley Golf Course.
Registration is $140 per player for a Friday practice round and 36 holes across Saturday and Sunday, as well as a Saturday night dinner and dance. A shotgun start begins at 12:30 p.m. the first day and 8:30 a.m. the second.
Payouts go to the net and gross winners of each flight, and players must have USGA handicap and GHIN information available.
Registration must be completed by July 9.
Cart fees are $18 per day. YVGC will also offer limited RV parking during the weekend, and special rates are available for out-of-town players at Clarion Inn & Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites and Best Western Plus Deer Park Hotel and Suites.
Entry forms are available at the course or on the YVGC website and can be mailed in with payment:
Yampa Valley Golf Course
PO Box 1110
Craig, CO 81626
For more information on registration for YVGC’s summer events call 970-824-FORE (3673) or visit yampavalleygolf.com.
Doak Walker fall football seeks signups
Registration is open for Craig Parks and Recreation’s Doak Walker tackle football program.
Teams are open to boys and girls in grades three through six, with equal participation, skill development and fun emphasized with practices beginning mid-August.
Coaches will receive certification through USA Football made available through Parks and Rec.
Parks and Rec will host a mandatory skills day with weigh-ins and equipment checkout July 19 at Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane, with third- and fourth-graders at at 4 p.m. and fifth- and sixth-graders at 5 p.m.
Registration is $65, with a July 18 deadline.
Forms, including a medical consent waiver, are available at 300 W. Fourth St.
For more information, call 970-826-2004.
Police in Craig were involved in a high-speed chase across four counties Saturday that ended when a kidnapping suspect’s vehicle was taken out with spike strips.