Moffat County basketball teams to tip off at Pepsi Center in January
Tickets are available for the Moffat County High School boys and girls basketball league opener, which will take place Jan. 5 at the Pepsi Center in Denver. Those who purchase admission for the school’s dual games against Aspen will also receive a ticket to the evening’s Denver Nuggets game with the Utah Jazz.
Girls start at 1:15 p.m., boys follow at 3 p.m. and the Nuggets game tips off at 7 p.m.
Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit MCHS hoops programs. Prices range from $20 to $51 for tickets that can normally sell for as much as $66 and are available for purchase at nuggetstix.com/bulldogs15 or through MCHS’s athletic director Rich Houghton, who can be contacted at 970-826-6553 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sign up for winter dodgeball league
Craig Parks and Recreation’s coed dodgeball league returns for a new season beginning in January. Team requirements are age 15 and older, groups of six to 10 with at least two female players.
Registration is $30 per player, and the league is limited to eight teams. Registration deadline is Dec. 13.
The season will officially begin Jan. 8, and games will take place Mondays at Craig Middle School
For more information or to register, visit the Parks and Recreation office, 300 W. Fourth St., or call 970-826-2004.
Thunder Rolls welcomes Craig kids for youth bowling league
Youth bowling leagues are available for the season, from 4 to 6 p.m. Sundays at Thunder Rolls Bowling Center, 990 Industrial Ave.
Age groups include Pee Wees, age 3 to 6; Bantams, age 7 to 12; and High Rollers, age 13 to 20.
Prices are $2.50 per session for Peewees. Bantams and High Rollers are $7 and also include a one-time membership fee.
Signups for Thunder Rolls’ adult leagues is open but requires a full four-person team before registering. League events include women’s Tuesday nights, men’s Wednesday nights, co-ed Thursday nights and coffee league Thursday mornings.
For more information and league rates, call 970-824-BOWL (2695) or visit thunderrollsbowlingcenter.com.
Football challenge available through Craig Press
As the NFL’s regular season continues, the Craig Press will feature a free online forum for football fans to predict weekly results and win prizes.
Participants can register at CraigDailyPress.com/football through the UPICKEM system and update their selections throughout the season. Compare your pigskin knowledge with VIPs, including Mason Updike of Masterworks Mechanical, Trent Told of Shepherd & Sons, Jessie and Tom Cramer of Cramer Flooring, Danny Griffith of JW Snack’s Bar & Grill and Craig Press sports reporter Andy Bockelman.
Those with the most accurate picks can win prizes, including $25 each week and a tailgate package grand prize worth $500.
For more information, call 970-875-1782.
2:10 a.m. On the 400 block of Washington Street, police in Craig responded to an animal complaint. Craig police said a caller reported being bitten by a dog and police continue to investigate.