Grass volleyball tournament on June 11 |

Grass volleyball tournament on June 11

Staff Reports

The ninth annual Carson Valley Days Grass Volleyball Tournament is set for June 11 at Lampe Park.

Registration will open at 8 a.m. followed by the start of play at 9 a.m. There will be 4-on-4 divisions for open, women and coed and 6-on-6 youth divisions for fifth-sixth graders, seventh-eighth graders and high school (non-varsity). Call Dan Hannah at 775-721-5223 or Douglas County Parks and Recreation at 782-5500, ext. 1, for information.

Douglas volleyball meeting set

A meeting for Douglas High volleyball parents will be held on May 23 at 6 p.m. in the high school library.

The preseason meeting will provide information regarding the Tigers’ 2017 fall season, according to coach Suzi Townsell. The Douglas Tigers finished their 2016 as the region tournament runner-up and 4A state tournament qualifier.

Ducks Unlimited Youth Day Saturday

Carson Valley Ducks Unlimited will host its fourth annual Youth Day event for youth up to 15 years of age on Saturday at the P&K Ranch in Minden.

The Youth Day event is free of charge and will be held from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. with a barbecue at noon. This event is an opportunity for youth to participate in learning about wetland conservation, duck identification, fly fishing, as well as rifle, shotgun and archery shooting, and more.

Call Tim Miller at 781-7571 or send an email to for information.

Alexander Clinic at Eagle Valley

The 25th annual Fred Alexander Memorial Family Golf Clinic is scheduled to be held on Sunday at Eagle Valley Golf Course in Carson City.

The free golf clinic is for kids from 6 to 17 and their families. Registration starts at 10:30 a.m., and the clinic gets underway at 11:45 a.m. and runs until 4 p.m.

Peter Longo will be putting on a trick shot demonstration during the event. Call 772-6180 to reserve your spot at the clinic.

Douglas High’s football program has launched its annual sale of “Tiger Discount Cards.”

The sale, which continues through May 25, raises funds for the Douglas varsity, JV and freshmen football teams.

The cost of the discount card is $15 and can be used at various businesses around the community. Proceeds from the fundraiser will help cover various costs of the Douglas program’s three levels, including the varsity team’s season opening game on Aug. 26 in Pocatello, Idaho. The Tigers will face Rigby High School as part of the Best Of The West Rocky Mountain Rumble at Holt Arena.

Send an email to for information.

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.