Craig sports briefs for Nov. 4, 2013: MCHS hosting winter sports parents night |

Craig sports briefs for Nov. 4, 2013: MCHS hosting winter sports parents night

There will be an informational meeting for parents of athletes participating in winter sports at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Moffat County High School commons.

The meeting will give parents the opportunity to meet coaches of the winter sports, including wrestling, boys and girls basketball, girls swimming, hockey, and speak with Co-curricular Athletic Director Rick Schmitz.

Open gym basketball at CMS coming up

Craig Parks and Recreation hosts open gym basketball during the winter at Craig Middle School.

Pickup games and shoot-arounds are from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning Nov. 12 until Feb. 13. Anyone 15 years and older is welcome to attend. Those interested can purchase a punch pass, or can pay a gym fee to supervisors each night they attend.

For more information, call Parks and Rec at 970-826-2004.

Winter water aerobics underway

Registration for water aerobics during the winter now is open through Craig Parks and Recreation.

Water aerobics offers a low-resistance method of exercise and can improve fitness and flexibility. The classes, held at Moffat County High School will be Mondays and Wednesdays from 7 to 8 p.m.

Classes run through Jan. 15 and will not occur the week of Thanksgiving or winter break. To sign up for the session costs $45, or those interested can attend individual classes for $4. For more information, call Craig Parks and Recreation at 970-826-2017.

Snake River football season ends in 1st round of playoffs

The Little Snake River Valley School six-man football team played its final game of the season Friday, losing in the playoffs to Guernsey-Sunrise, 57-28.

The Rattlers had gotten the third seed in the west of the Wyoming six-man football playoffs, which gave them a road game at Guernsey, the two seed from the east. The Vikings (7-2) ended the Rattlers’ season and moved on to the state semifinal game.

It was the first time in three years Snake River was eliminated before the state championship game. The Rattlers finished the season 4-4.

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