Still time to register online for Moffat County athletics: Craig Sports Briefs for Aug. 16, 2017 |

Still time to register online for Moffat County athletics: Craig Sports Briefs for Aug. 16, 2017

Still time to register online for Moffat County athletics

A new online sports registration program is up and running for Moffat County High School students interested in signing up for sports. To register, visit Registration and physicals must be completed prior to the student’s first practice.

Sports physicals should be dropped off at the high school office or scanned and submitted via the online registration form. Fees will still be paid in person.

Practices officially began this week with competition soon to come.

Moffat County golf’s home tourney will be Aug. 23 at Yampa Valley Golf Course, volleyball hosts Steamboat Springs Aug. 24, football brings in Rawlins, Wyoming, Aug. 25 and cross country runs at Cheyenne Mountain Aug. 26.

For updates on sports schedules, visit

For more information on registration, contact Assistant Principal/Athletic Director Rich Houghton by emailing or calling 970-826-6553.

Family Cast ‘N Blast returns to Wyman Museum Saturday

Colorado Parks and Wildlife, in cooperation with the Wyman Museum, Northwest Colorado Outfitters Chapter, Mule Deer Foundation, Nine Mile Guest Ranch and Northwest Pawn, will host a free Family Cast ‘N Blast, from 4 to 7 p.m. this Saturday at Wyman Living History Museum, 94350 E. Highway 40.

CPW officers and volunteers will help anyone interested in learning the basics of shooting, archery and fishing in a fun, family environment.

“This event has been very popular in the past, and we expect another great turnout,” said District Wildlife Manager Jeffrey Goncalves of Maybell, in a release for the event. “Especially for kids, nothing beats learning along with parents, brothers or sisters, or guardians. It will create some great memories for everyone.”

All angling equipment will be available free of charge, however participants can bring their own fishing equipment if they prefer. CPW will provide all firearms and archery equipment. No personal firearms or bows are allowed.

Participants can enjoy a free dinner and everyone should bring sunscreen and appropriate clothing to protect from the elements.

Anglers 16 and older must have a current fishing license to participate in any fishing event.

For more information, contact CPW’s Meeker Service Center at 970-878-6090.