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Archive for Thursday, July 30, 2009

Our Town Sports

July 30, 2009

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Tourney All-Stars: Lawrence’s Tanner Glazer, Bryce Montes de Oca and Jacob Seratte were named all-stars while competing in the U-13 Triple Crown national baseball tournament last week in Steamboat Springs, Colo.

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Trail Runners: Lawrence’s Nick Lang and Christy Craig completed the grueling 50-mile Mount Hood Pacific Crest Trail Ultramarathon in Oregon’s Cascade Mountains. Lang was timed in 10 hours, 22 minutes, Craig in 12:21.

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Lake Perry Runners: Lawrence’s Jim Beiter and Lisa Guillian finished second and fourth, respectively, in the Lake Perry Night Race 10k on Saturday.

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Roberts Smokes Field: Conrad Roberts shot a sizzling 6-under 66 from the middle tees and won the weekly Jayhawk Golf Club tournament Saturday at Alvamar by five strokes over Chris Anderson. Travis Walsh shot 75 and Bud Stagg 76. In net scoring, three golfers — David Hurwitz, Reagan Malone and Bill Hamilton — were low, each with a 66. Mike Farve shot 70 and Bob Kocour 71.

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LYF Registration: Sign-ups for Lawrence Youth Football Inc. will be at 6 p.m. next Wednesday and again on Aug. 10 at YSI fields. Equipment checkout will be Aug. 15. The LYF season for youths in grades 2-7 will begin Sept. 13. For information, go to www.lawrenceyouthfootball.org.

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Red Dog Run: The Red Dog Run, a four-mile race or two-mile walk to benefit the Boys and Girls Club, will be Aug. 8 on the Kansas River trails. Go to bgclawrence.com or active.com to register.

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Henrickson Tourney: Registration will end Monday for Bonnie Henrickson’s annual benefit golf tournament on Aug. 15 at Alvamar CC. Portions of the proceeds will go to the Lawrence Memorial Hospital breast cancer center and to KU women’s basketball. Forms are available at www.kuathletics.com or by calling Trena Anderson at 864-4938.

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KVSA Registration: Deadline for registration for Kaw Valley Soccer Assn. fall leagues is Saturday. For information, go to www.kawvalleysoccer.com.

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Pre-School Soccer: Registration deadline for Kaw Valley Soccer Assn. fall pre-school program is Saturday. Online registration is available at www.kawvalleysoccer.com.

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Youth Softball: Tryouts for a Lawrence U-10 team will be at 10 a.m. Aug. 8 at Holcom Complex. For information, call Nick Flint at 766-1925. U-12 Stingrays are looking for a few players to fill their roster. Contact Sherry Emerson at 218-0069 or sherryemerson@sunflower.com. Thunder U-14 has two player openings. Contact Bret Morris at lawrencethunder@gmail.com. Hummers U-14 also has a couple of openings. Contact Marci Stanwix at 331-6731 or stanwix@sunflower.com. Tryouts for Lawrence Phenix U-8 to U-18 will be Saturday at Holcom Complex. Contact Barry Johnson at 218-9155 or phenixfastpitch@yahoo.com. DC Attack U-10 to U-16 trials will be at 5:30 p.m. Monday at Holcom Complex. Contact Bruce Burton at (913) 915-6315.

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Youth Baseball: Lawrence Rough Riders U-9 tryouts will be at 9 a.m. Saturday at YSI. Contact Eric Gabrielson at 331-3819 or egabrielson@sunflower.com. A DCABA U-9 & U-10 team will hold trials at noon Aug. 8 at Broken Arrow Park. Contact Mike Mondi at 842-5317 or mikemondi@aol.com. Bandits U-10 tryouts will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at YSI. Contact Sean O’Neal at 766-0431 or seanoneal@lawrencebandits.com. Rough Riders U-11 trials will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at YSI. Contact Jack Tyler at 331-9431 or tylerathletics8@yahoo.com. Detonators U-14 tryouts will be in early August. Contact Steve Walters at 760-0655.

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Trouslot Hole-In-One: Barbara Trouslot used a pitching wedge to ace the 80-yard No. 8 hole Friday at The Orchards. Witnesses were Karen Warner and Jacque Shipstead.

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Golf Benefit: Registration deadline is Wednesday for the two-person Life Support Scramble to support Headquarters Counseling Center on Aug. 7 at Alvamar. For information, call 841-9900 or go to www.lawrencegolf.org.

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Pars for Pets: The annual Pars for Pets golf scramble to benefit Lawrence Humane Society will be Aug. 24 at Alvamar Country Club. For information, call 843-6835 or e-mail beke@ku.edu.

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