Douglas Army vs. Carson Navy football on Oct. 17 |

Douglas Army vs. Carson Navy football on Oct. 17

Staff Reports

The inaugural Army-Navy football game featuring the Douglas and Carson high school JROTC programs will be held on Oct. 17 in Minden.

A 1 p.m. kickoff at Keith Roman Field is scheduled for a flag football game that is serving as a fundraiser for the Douglas Army Tigers and Carson Navy Senators JROTC programs.

Admission will be $5 for adults and $3 for students. Concessions will be sold at the game.

Jacobo fundraiser Oct. 25

A spaghetti feed fundraiser to assist Carson Valley resident Steven Jacobo in his bid to train for the USA Paralympics bobsled team in 2015-16 is Oct. 25 at Flight Restaurant & Bar.

The event, scheduled to be held 4-7 p.m., will include a video presentation by Jacobo and silent auction. The cost for the spaghetti feed is $10 for adults and $5 for children.

Jacobo, 25, earned a spot on the U.S. Adaptive Bobsled and Skeleton Association roster last year.

Flight is located at 2244 Meridian Blvd., off Airport Road. Call 782-1333 for information.

Shotokan at Pulse Fitness The Carson Valley and Tahoe Shotokan Karate dojos will host a combined practice and demonstration on Oct. 24 at Pulse Fitness Gym in Minden.

Anyone is welcome to watch the practice and demonstration starting at 1 p.m. at Pulse Fitness, Mahogany Drive.

Shotokan classes are regularly held at Pulse 7:15-8:45 p.m. on Mondays and 6:45-8:15 p.m. on Wednesdays.

Girls basketball set

The Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registration for its girls third through eighth grade basketball league.

Games will be played Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday nights starting in November at the Douglas County Community Center.

Visit or contact Anthony Davis at or call 782-5500 for information.