Archive for Thursday, September 6, 2007

Our Town Sports

September 6, 2007


Tuttle Titlist: Brian Tuttle recorded a 68 and won Saturday's Jayhawk Golf Club weekly net tournament at Alvamar by a stroke over Van Reichert. Keith Wallace was third with a 71, followed by Todd Chapple 72, Duane Dickson 73 and Scot Buxton and Bob Bezek, both with 74s. Reichart fired the low gross, a two-under-par 70.

City Deadlines: Late registration for city adult volleyball leagues will end Friday. The deadline for entering adult fall basketball and dodgeball leagues is Wednesday. For information, call 832-7920 or go to

Sandrat Run: The Sandrat Trail Run will be Oct. 7 on the Kansas River trails. The 9.5-mile event will start and finish at the Ballard Center in North Lawrence. For information, go to or call 842-4351.

BU Fund-Raiser: Baker University's Super Scramble fund-raiser golf tournament will be Sept. 30 at Alvamar. Entry fee is $125 per person prior to Sept. 15. The field will close at 60 teams. For information, call Rick Weaver at (785) 594-8422 or e-mail

City Youth Deadline: Registration deadline is Sept. 30 for the city's K-6 youth basketball program. For information, go to

KU Baseball Camps: Kansas University baseball will conduct two camps this fall. A youth camp will run Saturday to Oct. 21 with three sessions to choose from. The other camp will be Oct. 6-7 and will be for 17- and 18-year-olds looking for college exposure. For information, call 864-7907.

Martial Arts Clinics: Premier Martial Arts, 3201 Clinton Parkway, will hold an open house and free clinic on youth and adult self-protection at 9 a.m. Sept. 15. For information, call 749-4400.

Blazers Tryouts: Brocaw Blazers youth cross country team will hold tryouts through Oct. 31. For information, call Milan Donley at 331-9911 or go to

'Shoe Shiners: Ken Martin of Baldwin won the men's A division, and Wynne Mihura of Lawrence finished second in the women's competition at the Kansas Horseshoe Pitching Championships last weekend in Ottawa. Mihura's percentage was 53.62, and Martin's percentage was 47.22.

Youth Bowling Begins: Lawrence Youth Bowling leagues will begin Saturday and Sunday at Royal Crest Lanes. For information, call Royal Crest Lanes at 842-1234.

Big Bird Fly-In: Jayhawk Model Masters R/C Club will hold its Big Bird Fly-In Sept. 15-16 at the club's field below the Clinton Lake dam. For information, call Greg Kloepper at 865-8112, or go to


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