Carson Valley Express tryouts set |

Carson Valley Express tryouts set

Staff Reports

Two tryout dates at Lampe Park have been set for the Carson Valley Express youth travel baseball club for its 10U through 13U age division fall travel teams.

Tryouts will be held on May 13 at 11 a.m. on Field 5 and again on May 17 at 6 p.m.

The program is entering its second fall season after fielding five teams last fall — 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U and 16U. The Express 13U and 14U teams are already playing their spring and summer schedule.

The cost is $130 to join, and for new players, $125 for two jerseys and a hat. Monthly dues (which vary) and tournament fees are not included in the entry fee.

Visit or visit the organization’s Facebook page for more information.

Fore The Kids golf on May 13

The annual Fore The Kids charity golf tournament is May 13 at The Ranch Course at Genoa Lakes.

Proceeds benefit programs that 900-plus youth and their families need and access each year. Money also supports the Douglas County Sheriff Explorer’s youth programs and the Carson Valley Medical Center.

Core Construction is the event’s presenting sponsor, and Starbucks, Western Nevada Supply, Pro Group Management, Michael Hohl Automotive and Continuum Packing Solutions are title sponsors.

The cost to play in the four-man scramble is $125 which includes breakfast, lunch, golf and cart. For information, email or call 790-1544.

Kids’ Fishing Derby registration Saturday

Registration to the 28th annual Kids’ Fishing Derby will continue on Saturday from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Walgreens in Gardnerville.

The derby, for children 3-12 years of age, is June 3-4 at Lampe Park.

Registration is also available at Accolades Trophies during regular business hours. Both locations also register derby volunteers and will sell raffle tickets to help pay for fish, prizes, tackle and bait for the kids.

The grand prizes for the raffle this year are a Mad Dog scooter, a kid’s quad and a $300 gift card from Sportsman’s Warehouse.

Email to obtain a registration form.

Zephyr Cove tennis lessons set for June 3

Zephyr Cove Tennis Club will offer tennis lessons this summer for girls and boys ages 4-12.

A free clinic will be offered on June 3 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. This will be a refresher for those who have played before and an introduction to the sport for newcomers.

The sessions for 4-7-year-olds are $35 each and 8-12-year-olds are $75.

Go online: to register and pay for lessons.

Preregistration is required. Call the Kahle Community Center at 586-7271 or Douglas County Community Services at 782-9828.

Douglas alumni golf tournament on June 16

The Douglas High School football program will host its sixth annual alumni golf tournament June 16 at the Carson Valley Golf Course.

The Friday tournament starts at 9 a.m. with a post-tournament luncheon to follow at the Carson Valley Country Club.

The cost is $100 per person for those who register before May 1 ($125 afterward) or $400 for a foursome. Hole sponsorships are available for $100.

Contact Douglas football coach Ernie Monfiletto at for information.