Craig Sports Briefs for Aug. 17, 2016: Saturday Color Dash benefits Boys & Girls Club of Craig
Boys & Girls Club of CraigBoys & Girls Club of Craig will host the will host the Color Dash 5KColor Dash 5K this Saturday at Loudy-Simpson Park. The race is available to all ages, and runners will get splashed with color at each kilometer. this Saturday at Loudy-Simpson Park. The race is available to all ages, and runners will get splashed with color at each kilometer.
Packets and materials will be available starting at 7 a.m., with the race starting at 9 a.m.
Runners can sign up online at https://www.facebook.com/events/1142234755841724/https://www.facebook.com/events/1142234755841724/ or at or at http://newcolordash5k.ticketmob.com/http://newcolordash5k.ticketmob.com/ by clicking on the Craig event in the website’s map. by clicking on the Craig event in the website’s map.
Registration in advance is $40 for an individual, $90 for a family of three, $100 for a family of four, $120 for a family of five, $140 for a family of six. Registration includes a dasher kit that features a shirt, race bib, temporary tattoos and other items. A VIP package is also available with additional swag. Ages 5 and younger are free but do not get a kit.
A discount code for 5 percent off fees is available: CRAIGDASH5.
The Color Dash is a nationwide activity that works with charities and local organizations.
For more information, call 970-826-0411.
Moffat County High School wrestling prime rib dinner Thursday
The Moffat County High SchoolMoffat County High School wrestling team will host its annual prime rib dinner fundraiser Aug. 18 at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane. wrestling team will host its annual prime rib dinner fundraiser Aug. 18 at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane.
Moffat County High School wrestling team will host its annual prime rib dinner fundraiser Aug. 18 at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane.
Dinner starts at 5:30 p.m. with live and silent auctions beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Admission is $30 for a single person, $50 per couple and $75 for a family of four.
Tickets can be purchased at the door or in advance from any Bulldog wrestler or at KRAI in Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way.
Organizers seeking registration for weekend tourney
The Yampa Valley Young Professional Balls Out Co-Ed Softball Tournament will take place this weekend at Woodbury Sports Complex.
Organizers opted to push the fundraiser event back to give people more time to sign up and have also lowered the registration price, which is now $150 down from $200 per team.
Players must be 18 years old or older, or 14 and older with parental consent. The deadline to sign up is this Thursday. Free agents can also show up the day of the tourney with $10 to join a team.
The tournament is scheduled to start pool play at noon Saturday, followed by a single elimination tournament the next day.
People looking for a team can visit facebook.com/YampaValleyYoungProfessionalsfacebook.com/YampaValleyYoungProfessionals..
For more information or to register, call Amanda Tomlinson at 970-629-8578 or Tori Pingley at 970-629-2544.
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The dinosaur bones Liz Johnson and her team have found in western Moffat County are millions, maybe tens of millions of years old.