Craig Sports Briefs for Dec. 14, 2012: Craig BCA Pool League week 12 standings |

Craig Sports Briefs for Dec. 14, 2012: Craig BCA Pool League week 12 standings

The Billiards Congress of America Pool League in Craig standings, updated through 12 weeks of play.

There has been no change at the top of either league. Poke-n-Hope still holds the top spot in the Sunday league with 1912 points, but Jean’s Angels continued its hard charge and passed Rehab for Quitters to take over second.

Team Steve still leads the Monday league with 1768 points, but No Ex-Cue-Ses is just seven points behind, while Git-R-Done is with 20 of first place. There will be no pool played the weeks of Dec. 23 or Dec. 30 for the holidays.

Sunday League:

  1. Team 5 Poke-n-Hope 1912 points
  2. Team 4 Jean’s Angels 1896
  3. Team 1 Rehab for Quitters 1891
  4. Team 3 Just Shooting the S— 1826
  5. Team 2 Jarrod 1631
  6. Team 6 Steve 1508

Monday League:

  1. Team 5 Steve 1768
  2. Team 1 No Ex-Cue-Ses 1761
  3. Team 4 Git-R-Done 1748
  4. Team 2 Jolene 1621
  5. Team 3 Jarrod 1594

Games are played at Popular Bar on Sundays starting at 5 p.m. and Mondays beginning at 6 p.m. For more information, contact Jolene Walls at 620-0056.

Doherty HS junior named Colorado’s best volleyball player

Haleigh Washington, a junior middle blocker from Doherty High School in Colorado Springs, was named the 2012-13 Gatorade Colorado Volleyball Player of the Year.

The award recognizes top athletes in each sport for their athletic achievements as well as high academic standards and involvement in the community. Washington was the first ever Volleyball Player of the Year from Doherty.

The Spartans went 29-0 and won the Class 5A state championship this season in Colorado, while Washington had 346 kills and 101 blocks.

Pee-wee basketball leagues now open for K-2

Youth basketball leagues for boys and girls from kindergarten through second grade are accepting registrations for the leagues, which start in February.

There is potential for six leagues, depending on the number of participants, which will play games on weeknight evenings. Boys leagues will play Mondays and Wednesdays while girls will play Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The league will focus on teaching players the basics: dribbling, passing, shooting and learning to play as part of a team.

Practices start Feb. 11. Anyone registering after Jan. 9 will be placed on a waitlist with no guarantee of being put on a team.

League fees are $30. For more information, call Parks and Rec at 826-2004.

Registration still open for Trailbusters 2013

Registration is now available for the 2013 Trailbusters skiing and snowboarding beginner courses.

Local youth ages 6 to 15 can sign up from now through Jan. 7 to learn how to ski or snowboard. Trailbusters will travel to Steamboat Springs for five Saturdays starting Jan. 19 (excluding Feb. 16). Participants will need to provide their own equipment, whether it is bringing along skis or renting them.

The ski and snowboard lessons cost $250, with an additional $45 covering the five bus trips to Steamboat. A $31 lift ticket also will need to be purchased for each week.

Craig Parks and Recreation is now also accepting registrations for membership to the Ski Club. The club is for anyone to join and costs $10.

Membership in Ski Club gets lift tickets to Steamboat for $55 on Saturdays throughout the season.

For more information Trailbusters or Ski Club, call Pennie Bricker, of Craig Parks and Recreation, at 970-826-2029.

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