Craig Sports Briefs for Dec. 22, 2014: Moffat County football player named All-State |

Craig Sports Briefs for Dec. 22, 2014: Moffat County football player named All-State

Moffat County High School junior Brett Loyd powers through the Roaring Fork defense in the final game of the varsity football team's regular season. Loyd was named Second Team All-State recently by CHSAA, Colorado Preps Network and MaxPreps.
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Moffat County High School junior Brett Loyd recently was named Second Team All-State for the 2A football 2014 season.

Players are selected by the Colorado High School Activities Association, Colorado Preps Network and MaxPreps based on nominations from leagues and coaches.

Throughout the season, the Bulldog fullback accumulated 612 rushing yards, 109 receiving yards and five touchdowns — plus one during the team’s playoff game with Brush — and was responsible for 10 points off field goals and PATs.

As a linebacker, he recorded 74 total tackles, one sack, one interception and one forced fumble.

Moffat County boys basketball to host fundraiser

The Moffat County High School boys basketball team will offer a Spaghetti Dinner and Hoop-a-thon at 6 p.m. Tuesday at MCHS, 900 Finley Lane.

Players are collecting pledges for the event, in which they will sink as many baskets as possible in five minutes. The community is invited for the dinner, with the admission price being donation only for those who wish to contribute.

For more information, call 970-629-3628.

Parks and Rec offers basketball for younger ages

Registration is now open for boys and girls in kindergarten through second grade to play Craig Parks and Recreation basketball.

The cost is $40, and the season will take place from February to April. The deadline to sign up is Jan. 7, and those who register late will be placed on a waiting list with no guarantee of placement.

For more information, call 970-826-2029.

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