Craig Sports Briefs for June 24, 2016: Moffat County cheerleaders offer free clinic
The Moffat County Thunder Cheer team will host a free clinic June 27 through July 1 at Suite 119 of Centennial Mall, 1111 W. Victory Way.
Registration will take place from 4 to 5 p.m. this Monday with sessions from 5 to 7 p.m. each day.
Girls and boys who participate will learn basic cheer and tumbling techniques and will perform with the team in the Fourth of July parade. Parents need to sign a liability waiver before their child participates.
For more information or to pre-register, visit the team’s Facebook pageFacebook page or call 970-846-9054 or 970-756-0588. or call 970-846-9054 or 970-756-0588.
Facebook page or call 970-846-9054 or 970-756-0588.
Women’s Silver Bullet golf tourney shoots in July
The 30th annual Silver Bullet Ladies Golf Classic takes place July 16 and 17 at Yampa Valley Golf Course with shotgun starts of 12:30 p.m. Saturday and 8:30 a.m. Sunday.
Participate in The Longevity Project
The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.
The two-day tournament is an individual stroke play format with an optional skins game and gross and net payouts for each flight.
Player details through United States Golf Association or Golf Handicap and Information Network is required.
The entry fee is $145 per player with an optional cart fee of $18 per day and includes a Friday practice round and the Saturday night party that features dinner, dancing and door prizes.
Special rates for out-of-town golfers are available at Clarion Inn & Suites, Hampton Inn & Suites and Best Western Plus Deer Park Inn & Suites.
The deadline to register is July 9. Entry forms are available at yampavalleygolf.comyampavalleygolf.com..
Bowling fundraiser to benefit child advocates group
Northwest Rocky Mountain Colorado CASA — Court Appointed Special Advocates — will host the Bowl-for-Kids fundraiserBowl-for-Kids fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. this Saturday at Thunder Rolls Bowling Center, 900 Industrial Ave. from 6 to 9 p.m. this Saturday at Thunder Rolls Bowling Center, 900 Industrial Ave.
Bowl-for-Kids fundraiser from 6 to 9 p.m. this Saturday at Thunder Rolls Bowling Center, 900 Industrial Ave.
The evening will include door prizes, bake sale and silent auction, as well as multiple rounds on the lanes.
Registration comes in several packages. The Spare is $100 for a team of five and is available to students, nonprofit groups or families and friends. The Strike is a corporate-sponsored team of five for $500.
The Deuce is available for $200 for companies wishing to display a banner at the event, while the Turkey is a corporate team of five, banner and additional sponsorship benefits for $750.
Prices include shoe rentals and three games of bowling.
Funds will go toward CASA’s work with abused and neglected children in Moffat, Routt and Grand counties.
For more information or to register, call 970-819-6233.
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