Sports Briefs: Physicals offered Monday |

Sports Briefs: Physicals offered Monday

There will be a chance for high school and middle school athletes to have mandatory physicals at 5 p.m. Monday at the Kinder Family Clinic, 595 Russell St.

The cost is $15 per athlete, and forms are available at Craig Middle School, 915 Yampa Ave., or Moffat County High School, 900 Finley Lane.

Any athlete enrolled in fall sports must have a physical to participate.

Fall sports parent meeting scheduled

There will be a parent meeting for the upcoming fall sports season at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Moffat County High School auditorium, 900 Finley Lane.

Participate in The Longevity Project

The Longevity Project is an annual campaign to help educate readers about what it takes to live a long, fulfilling life in our valley. This year Kevin shares his story of hope and celebration of life with his presentation Cracked, Not Broken as we explore the critical and relevant topic of mental health.

The fall sports season will begin Monday, when the golf team practices.

All other teams will begin practice Aug. 16. All athletes must have a physical prior to their sport’s first practice.

For more information, call the MCHS athletics and activities office at 826-6557.

Rally for the Cure golf event is Wednesday

The Rally For The Cure cancer benefit golf event will be at 9 a.m. Wednesday at Yampa Valley Golf Course, 2179 Highway 394.

Proceeds benefit the Susan G. Koman Cancer Foundation and the Moffat County Cancer Society.

For more information or to sign up, call Susan Utzinger at 824-9656.

Community slated to honor retired coach

Former Moffat County High School basketball players, fellow coaches, and community members are invited to honor former coach Craig Mortensen.

There will be a celebration of Mortensen’s 30-plus years as head coach of the boys and girls basketball teams at 5 p.m. Saturday at Craig Middle School.

The event, which is open to the public, will include refreshments and an alumni pick-up basketball game.

Those unable to attend can send notes to

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