Carson Valley Women’s Golf Club to start new season |

Carson Valley Women’s Golf Club to start new season

Staff Reports

Women golfers of all skill levels are welcome to join the Carson Valley Women’s Golf Club its ninth season starting on April 3.

Club tournament play at the Carson Valley Golf Course is held Tuesday mornings from April until mid October. The weekly events offer an opportunity to meet “women from the area who share a similar enthusiasm for the sport.”

The club is also introducing the G9 Ladies, a weekly group playing nine holes at the Carson Valley Golf Course on late Thursday afternoons beginning in May. The group is for women of any age who may not have the time to play a full round during the morning, or would rather just play a quick nine in the late afternoon. Prior to play, a brief golf lesson is conducted by head pro Beau Server.

Applications for the CVWGC can be found online at the club’s web site. March 1 is the deadline for applications for the club.

Visit the Carson Valley Golf Course pro shop or call 265-3181 for more information.

Pau-Wa-Lu wins two matches at South Tahoe

The Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School eighth grade volleyball team swept to a Tah-Neva League victory against Eagle Valley on Thursday afternoon.

Pau-Wa-Lu (8-1 league) won by scores of 25-22, 25-21.

Truett Bryce led the Panthers with six kills, Erin Lewis three, while Karris David and Riley Mello added two each. Jessica James contributed four service aces, while Ryleigh Blaire and Hannah Schaeffer added two each. Zoey Quinn put down one block and coach Rick Jenkins credited Ria Axelson for her strong back row defense.

Also on Thursday, the Pau-Wa-Lu sixth-seventh grade team defeated Eagle Valley, 25-8, 25-16.

Addy Doerr served 11 straight points in the first set and Jules James served seven points in the second set.

“The team played the best they have played all season,” coach Dan Hannah said.

The Panthers are now 8-1 with one match against Carson Valley Middle School remaining on the regular season schedule.

Douglas spring registration due Wednesday

Douglas High students who are interested in participating in a spring sport are reminded by school officials that they need to have their registration and documents loaded onto RegisterMyAthlete (RMA) before 3 p.m. on Wednesday.

Links to the RMA website can be found on the Douglas High athletics webpage.

Snowshoe race set for Feb. 25

The Tahoe Mountain Milers Running Club’s annual Fresh Tracks 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race will be held on Feb. 25 at 10 a.m. at Camp Richardson Resort near South Lake Tahoe.

Pre-registration by Feb. 10 is $25. The event benefits Girls On The Run-Sierras and Metastatic Breast Cancer in honor of club member, Rene Gorevin and local doctor, Kelly Shanahan.

Call 775-588-2864 or email or visit the website for information.

Planning begins for Kids’ Fishing Derby on June 2-3

Preparation has already begun for the 29th annual Kids’ Fishing Derby on June 2-3 at Lampe Park.

Sponsorships and donations are being accepted for the event, which attracted more than 1,200 girls and boys 3 to 12 years of age. There is no cost for children to participate in the derby.

Every participant receives a gift and is eligible for prizes awarded for the largest fish caught in each of the seven sessions held over two days and for every tagged fish caught.

Contact Steve Hamilton, the organization’s fundraising/sponsorship chairman, at for more information.