Archive for Thursday, July 27, 2006

Our town sports

July 27, 2006


¢ Breslauer Wins: Fran Breslauer of Lawrence won the women's ages 65-69 division of the Cancer Action 5K Saturday in Kansas City, Kan., and her time of 27:00 was close to a state age-group record. Other age-group winners from Lawrence were Jodie Smith (20-24), Diane Waltho (50-54) and Dee Boeck (55-59). Lawrence's Karen Hyde (45-49) and Andy Bauch (25-29) were second in their age groups.

¢ Small JGC Winner: Chris Small carded a 67 for the low score in Saturday's Jayhawk Golf Club net tournament at Alvamar. Mike Naegele was runner-up with a 69. Van Reichert and Keith Wallace each recorded a 70 while Frank Lewis notched a 71. Tied at 73 were Ed Scholtes, Stephen Morgan, Mike Hertling and Kent Beisner. Reichert had the low gross score with an even-par 72.

¢ McGill Hole-in-One: Gene McGill used a nine-iron to ace the 153-yard No. 8 hole last Friday at Alvamar Country Club. Witnesses were Dan Grover, George Bocquin and Dick Kendrick.

¢ Roll Workout: Fred Roll Workout's second session of classes at First Serve will run through Aug. 31. The Tuesday and Thursday beginning fitness program is geared toward eventual weight training. For information, call 331-8200 or e-mail

¢ Unity Run: The Crosstown Unity Run, a 10k race and a 2 x 5k relay from Free State High to Lawrence High, will be Aug. 5. Proceeds will go to the track and cross country teams of the two schools. For information, go to, or call Steve or Marcia Riley at 842-4351.

¢ KU Baseball Camp: A Kansas University baseball instruction camp is scheduled to begin Saturday. For information, call 864-7907 or e-mail

¢ Soccer Sessions: VIP Sports Soccer training sessions are available. For information, go to

¢ Phenix Trials: Tryouts for Lawrence Phenix Fastpitch (ages 10-18) will be Aug. 12. Clinics for U-11 hopefuls will be July 27-Aug. 3. For information, go to

¢ Kickball Deadline: Registration deadline for city adult fall kickball has been extended through Friday. For information, call 832-7920 or go to

¢ Fall Baseball: Registration forms for fall U-12, U-14 and U-17 baseball league under the auspices of the city and the Holcom Baseball Assn. are available at Holcom Rec Center as well as at For information, call Mike Mattan at 760-0194 or Lee Ice at 832-7940.


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