Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 24, 2014: No youth basketball on Thanksgiving |

Craig Sports Briefs for Nov. 24, 2014: No youth basketball on Thanksgiving

Craig Parks & Recreation’s youth basketball games for third- through fifth-graders will take place Monday and Tuesday this week at the normal times at Sunset and Sandrock Elementary Schools, but Wednesday and Thursday games will not take place due to the Thanksgiving holiday.

Normal play will resume Dec. 1.

Craig billiards league scores: Week 8

BCA Pool Leagues has gone through eight weeks of play, starting its season in early September at The Popular Bar, 24 W. Victory Way, with a Sunday 9-ball league and a Monday 8-ball league.

No games will take place Nov. 30 and Dec. 1.

The 9-ball league takes place at 5 p.m. Sundays, consisting of three-person teams with a total of five players allowed on teams. The 8-ball games are at 6 p.m. Mondays, beginning Sept. 8, with five-person teams and a total of eight players allowed on teams.

Players can qualify for a Las Vegas trip during both nights. The league also hosts tournaments and special events throughout the season.

Yearly fees are $20 to play in both leagues and in all other events. Nightly fees are $5 for 9-ball and $6 for 8-ball, plus the cost of coins.

For more information, call 970-620-0056 or visit For scoring, visit

Note: The following scores do not include the Nov. 23 9-ball games.


Team — Games Won/Lost

Mario — 121/95

Kenny — 112/104

Ebee — 105/111

Steve H. — 105/111

Roy — 104/112

James M. — 101/115


Team — Total Points

Mario — 1308

Jay — 1293

Roy — 1276

One-Eyed Bandits — 1260

Kim — 1239

Young Bucks — 1234

Hockey program still seeking players

Registration is still open for those wishing to be part of Craig Youth Hockey Association’s Mites program available for children born from 2006 to 2008 wanting to learn the sport.

Sessions take place Tuesdays and Thursdays at Loudy-Simpson Park Ice Arena, 600 S. Ranney St. The first session has begun and runs through Dec. 18, and the second runs from Jan. 5 to Feb. 5.

Those registering for Mites must register with USA Hockey first.

For more information on schedules and fees, contact Charity Neal at 970-756-2826 or or visit

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