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Craig Sports Briefs for May 23, 2016: ‘Dude’ Dent awards banquet this week

The awards ceremony for the Lewis “Dude” Dent Memorial Award and Outstanding Female Athlete will take place at 6 p.m. May 26 at the Clarion Inn & Suites, 300 S. Colorado Highway 13.

The awards honor the top male and female student-athletes at Moffat County High SchoolMoffat County High School who have demonstrated excellence in sports, academic achievements and strong character throughout their high school career and uphold the memory of the namesake, an MCHS athlete and scholar killed in World War II. who have demonstrated excellence in sports, academic achievements and strong character throughout their high school career and uphold the memory of the namesake, an MCHS athlete and scholar killed in World War II.

Moffat County High School who have demonstrated excellence in sports, academic achievements and strong character throughout their high school career and uphold the memory of the namesake, an MCHS athlete and scholar killed in World War II.

This year’s nominees for Dude Dent are Shandon Hadley, Stelios Peroulis and Dusty Taylor. Up for Outstanding Female Athlete are Allie Dilldine, Morgan Lawton and Kayla Pinnt.

Additional awards for student-athletes will also be distributed during the ceremony.

Tickets to the banquet are $15 per person.

For more information, call 970-824-7036.

Basketball camp comes to Craig in late May

Progressive Basketball Academy will host a camp for the third consecutive year for athletes entering grades two through nine for the 2016-17 school year.

Sessions run from noon to 5 p.m. May 31 and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 1 and 2 at Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane.

Experienced coaches with PBA, as well as MCHS varsity hoopsters and coaches, will work on facets of the game with players ranging from dribbling, shooting, passing and rebounding to teamwork, competitiveness and listening skills.

Registration is $125 per player, with discounts available for families with multiple children. Players will receive a t-shirt and wristband and need to bring with them a ball and a water bottle.

Registration forms and waivers are available at abcsportscamps.com/progressiveabcsportscamps.com/progressive..

abcsportscamps.com/progressive.

For more information, call 605-354-1825 or e-mail info@progressivebasketball.com.info@progressivebasketball.com.

info@progressivebasketball.com.

Yampa Valley Golf Course offers PGA kids clinic

Yampa Valley Golf CourseYampa Valley Golf Course will host an open registration day June 7 for its PGA Junior Golf Academy. The six-week program runs six weeks meeting Tuesdays beginning June 14. will host an open registration day June 7 for its PGA Junior Golf Academy. The six-week program runs six weeks meeting Tuesdays beginning June 14.

Yampa Valley Golf Course will host an open registration day June 7 for its PGA Junior Golf Academy. The six-week program runs six weeks meeting Tuesdays beginning June 14.

Boys and girls ages 5 to 7 will have courses at 9 a.m., ages 8 to 10 at 10:30 a.m., and ages 11 and older will start at noon.

The cost is $75 per child, and parents are asked to provide golfers with sunscreen and water bottles each day. YVGC can provide clubs if necessary for golfers.

For more information, call 970-824-FORE (3673).

$25,000 prize possible in TMH Foundation golf tourney

The Memorial Hospital Foundation’sThe Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 16th annual golf tournament will take place at Yampa Valley Golf Course June 10. Check-in time is 11 a.m. with a shotgun start at noon. 16th annual golf tournament will take place at Yampa Valley Golf Course June 10. Check-in time is 11 a.m. with a shotgun start at noon.

The Memorial Hospital Foundation’s 16th annual golf tournament will take place at Yampa Valley Golf Course June 10. Check-in time is 11 a.m. with a shotgun start at noon.

Registration is $60 per person or $240 per team for the four-person team scramble and includes 18 holes, carts and food, as well as the opportunity to win prizes.

YVGC’s seventh hole will feature a hole-in-one prize of $25,000 sponsored by Justin Kawcak and 360 Insurance Company, while the course’s other Par 3 holes will include packages such as electronics, Titleist gear and a Bahamas cruise for a single-stroke score.

Other prizes include Spree Bucks for gross and net scores, as well as contests for straightest drive and closest to the pin.

Proceeds will benefit TMH Foundation.

Registration forms are available at YVGC and The Memorial Hospital and should be mailed with payment by June 3 to:

The Memorial Hospital Foundation

P.O. Box 1203

Craig, CO 81626

For more information call Eva Peroulis at 970-826-2424 or email eva.peroulis@tmhcraig.org.eva.peroulis@tmhcraig.org.eva.peroulis@tmhcraig.org.


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