Sports Briefs

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Trout Unlimited fly fishing demonstration

On Tuesday, May 8, at Denny Lake at 6:30 p.m., the Dolores River Anglers, a New Chapter Committee of the Five Rivers Chapter of Trout Unlimited, will be discussing and demonstrating everything about fly fishing basics. Adults and children 10-older are welcome with parents, no experience necessary. People should bring their own fly rod, or one can be provided to use. Someone may share where the big fish are. Hot dogs and hamburgers will be provided. Bring drinks. Call Brad at 759-0175 for more information.


City of Cortez coed softball, 5-on-5 basketball and sand volleyball

The City of Cortez is now taking registrations for Church League Softball. The season begins Thursday, June 7. Registration ends Wednesday, May 30. Itís $175 per team. This is a non competitive/leisure style of coed softball. No score is kept and no awards are given. Just plain old fashioned family fun. Register at the Cortez Recreation Center.

The City of Cortez is now taking registrations for menís and womenís 5-on-5 basketball. Season play begins Monday, June 11. Registration ends June 7. This league fills up fast, so register early. Itís $200 per team.

The City of Cortez is now taking registrations for 6-on-6 coed sand volleyball. Season play begins Wednesday, June 6. Itís $75 per team. Registration ends Friday, June 1.

Contact Joye McHenry at 564-4080 for questions about each league.


Spencer Posey memorial basketball tournament

The Ute Mountain Recreation Center in Towaoc will host the Spencer Posey memorial basketball tournament June 15-17. The menís, double elimination tourney has a $300 entry fee that is due by Tuesday, June 5. Champions receive a cash prize, Pendleton Jackets and a trophy. Second place gets jackets and a trophy, while third place is awarded sweat shirts and a trophy. All players will receive a T-shirt. Certified officials will referee the tournament. Send money order to: Ute Mountain Recreation, Box 19, Towaoc, CO. 81334. Payable to Spencer Posey Memorial Tournament. For more information or to register, call Nick Traweek at 564-5752 or 564-5360, or email ntraweek@utemountain.org.


Open adult soccer

Open adults soccer is being held at Parque de Vida on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 6 p.m. For more information, please contact Ike at 759-9581.