Craig Sports Briefs for April 27, 2015: Weekend Moffat County baseball games moved to Monday
The Moffat County High School varsity baseball team’s doubleheader against Coal Ridge. rescheduled from the past Saturday, will start at 4 p.m. Monday at the Craig Middle School field, 915 Yampa Ave.
The junior varsity team will also play the Titans at home in dual games at 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday.
Varsity will also play Grand Valley Tuesday and hit road this coming Saturday to play Roaring Fork to conclude the regular season.
Moffat County golfers prepped for home meet after Aspen tourney
The Moffat County High School girls golf team played Friday in the Aspen Invitational at Carbondale’s River Valley Ranch, placing 12th overall.
Tané Otis led scoring for the Bulldogs with a 105, followed by Taylor Haddock (120),
Jaci McDiffett (123), Julia Christensen (128) and Brooke Krause (131).
Coach Ann Marie Roberts said the players have continued to improve as they near the end of the regular season, which wraps up with their home event.
The team will host the Moffat County Invitational at 10 p.m. Monday at Yampa Valley Golf Course.
Dude Dent awards night scheduled for May
Moffat County High School will host its annual Lewis “Dude” Dent Memorial Award Selection Dinner at 6 p.m. May 21 at the Clarion Inn & Suites, 300 S. Colorado Highway 13.
The event honors the top male and female athletes senior athletes for their prowess in both sports and academics. The Dude Dent is named in honor of Dent, who was a scholar athlete in Moffat County in the 1930s before being killed in action during World War II.
The evening is $15 per plate. Tickets can be purchased through MCHS athletes or at the school.
For more information, call 970-824-7036.
New school record, outdone expectations at state mark bright future for Moffat County track and field
With Saturday bringing with it a new team record, a competition that nearly didn’t happen, and a bet with some slippery stakes, never let it be said that Moffat County High School track and field athletes don’t make their season exciting right up until the very end.