Craig Sports Briefs for May 4, 2016: BCA Pool League ends season, preps for championships
Craig Billiards Congress of America Pool League recently completed its regular season at The Popular Bar, 24 W. Victory Way.
After 23 weeks of games, The Untouchables stand in first place for the season for the Sunday 9-ball league along with captain James Barrett, while the Monday 8-ball series has Jay Harris Out 4 Blood in the lead by a mere six points.
However, the year is not over yet. The city championships will take place starting at 11 a.m. May 14 and 15 at The Popular. 9-ball will shoot Saturday and 8-ball Sunday to determine which teams will qualify for the BCAPL National Championships in July in Las Vegas.
Games will go all day with the finals taking place at about 8 p.m. each night.
Team Name/Captain — Wins/LossesTeam Name/Captain — Wins/Losses
Team Name/Captain — Wins/Losses
The Untouchables/James Barrett — 381/240
Poke-n-Hope/Roy Butler — 324/297
Ride the 9/Jarrod Burns — 314/307
We Try Harder/James Merett — 311/310
Rock N Sock/Kenny Thompson — 304/317
Ol’ #7/ Eric Burley — 296/325
Mario Delgado — 254/367
Team Name/Captain — Total PointsTeam Name/Captain — Total Points
Team Name/Captain — Total Points
Out 4 Blood/Jay Harris — 3499
Get-R-Done/Roy Butler — 3493
One Eye Bandits/Kenny Thompson — 3464
Only the 8/Jarrod Burns — 3438
Spoilers/Sam DiGrigoli — 3433
No Ex-Cue/Kim Griffin — 3379
Mario Delgado — 3295
For more information call Roy Butler at 970-824-9938 or visit craigbca.weebly.comcraigbca.weebly.com. Score updates are available at . Score updates are available at https://www.leaguesys.net/craig/default.aspxhttps://www.leaguesys.net/craig/default.aspx..
Register now for Maybell bike ride
The annual “Where the Hell’s Maybell?” bicycle ride sponsored by Craig Parks & RecreationCraig Parks & Recreation will take place May 14. Now in its 30th year, the 30-mile journey through Northwest Colorado is available to riders at no cost. will take place May 14. Now in its 30th year, the 30-mile journey through Northwest Colorado is available to riders at no cost.
Craig Parks & Recreation will take place May 14. Now in its 30th year, the 30-mile journey through Northwest Colorado is available to riders at no cost.
Riders can begin either at Northwest Storage on the west end of Craig starting at 7 a.m. or Western Knolls at 7:30 a.m. The first five miles of the excursion are the most difficult and include considerable inclines along US Highway 40.
Upon reaching Maybell, cyclists can join in a breakfast in the town park, $6 for all-you-can-eat pancakes, bacon, eggs, coffee and juice, not guaranteed for those arriving after 10:15 a.m. Riders have the option of biking back to Craig or using a shuttle for $5 per person.
Riders under 14 are required to ride with an adult, while ages 15 to 17 need to have a consent form signed by a parent or guardian.
For more information, call 970-826-2004.
Dude Dent ceremony takes place May 26
The awards ceremony for the Lewis “Dude” Dent Memorial Award and Outstanding Female Athlete will take place 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. who have demonstrated excellence in sports, academic achievements and strong character throughout their high school career.
Moffat County High School who have demonstrated excellence in sports, academic achievements and strong character throughout their high school career.
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.
Tickets to the banquet are $15 per person.
For more information, call 970-824-7036.
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