Sports Briefs for April 22, 2011: MCHS baseball game in Rangely rained out |

Sports Briefs for April 22, 2011: MCHS baseball game in Rangely rained out

The Moffat County High School boys varsity baseball team’s game Thursday at Rangely High School was rained out after the second inning.

The score was 0-0 when the game was called. A make-up time has not yet been set.

The Bulldogs (4-6 overall, 4-2 Western Slope League) were scheduled to host Rangely at Craig Middle School, but the game was moved to Rangely when the field was determined to not be playable.

MCHS will play a double header at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday at Palisade High School.

Youth soccer slated to begin June 20

Craig Parks and Recreation youth soccer will be accepting registration through May 18.

The league is for youths 5 to 16. Participants must be 5 years old by Aug. 31.

Practices begin June 20 and the season concludes Aug. 4. Games are played at Woodbury Sports Complex, 350 Mack Lane, on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

The cost of registration is $30 per youth, which includes a T-shirt.

For more information, or if you wish to coach, call 826-2029.

Registration underway for swimming lessons

Registration is now being accepted for summer swimming lessons through Craig Parks and Recreation.

The lessons are for youths 3 to 15 years old. The fee is $35 per swimmer.

The first session is June 6. There is a limit of six participants per class. Classes will run Monday through Thursday for two weeks.

To register, visit Craig City Hall, 300 W. Fourth St., or

For more information, call 826-2029.

Maybell Bike event open for registration

Craig Parks and Recreation’s 25th Annual “Where the Hell’s Maybell?” bike ride is now accepting registration.

The ride will take place May 21 and registration is free.

There are two departure times — 7 a.m. from Northwest Storage, 4295 W. U.S. Highway 40, and 7:30 a.m. from Western Knolls.

To celebrate the 25th anniversary, a free “Where the Hell’s Maybell?” shirt will be given out to the first 200 registered riders.

A $6 breakfast, which includes pancakes, bacon, eggs and orange juice, will be available at the end of the ride.

To register, visit For more information, call 826-2029.

Register for beginner fly fishing lessons

Craig Parks and Recreation will be hosting a beginner fly fishing lesson at 6 p.m. May 24 and 5:30 p.m. May 25.

Instruction will be given on the basics of knot tying, casting, presentation and what equipment it takes to get started.

The fee for the lesson is $15, which includes an instructional manual and flies.

The deadline to register is May 11. For more information, call 826-2029.

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