Middle School volleyball teams have success
The Pau-Wa-Lu Middle School volleyball teams swept past Carson in two straight games on Tuesday in Carson City.
Pau-Wa-Lu (5-1 Tah-Neva League record) won by game scores of 25-10, 25-19.
Hannah Schaeffer had five service aces and Ryleigh Blaire three, while Zoey Quinn and Olivia Nord contributed two kills each for the Panthers. Marin Collins was credited with one block and Molly Cloutier one dig.
Pau-Wa-Lu’s sixth-seventh grade team rallied to win at Carson, 21-25, 25-7, 17-15.
CVMS eighth grade team tournament runner-up
The Carson Valley Middle School eighth grade volleyball team was the runner-up finisher at the recent South Tahoe Optimist Club Tournament in South Lake Tahoe.
CVMS compiled a 4-3 record during the tournament. Among the statistical highlights: Makayla Peden and Bailey Rozier contributed 20 and 17 aces respectively in seven matches; Rozier had 14 kills and Brooke McCullogh 10; Rozier handed out 22 assists, Emma Stagliano 19 and Brooke Walter 15; and Chloe Wilken 20 digs.
Douglas spring sports registration deadline set
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 Feb. 14.
Spring sports include baseball, boys golf, softball, swimming and diving and track and field.
Links to the RMA website can be found on the Douglas High athletics webpage and every sport website.
Snowshoe race set for Feb. 25
The Tahoe Mountain Milers Running Club is hosting its annual Fresh Tracks 5K Snowshoe Walk and Race on Feb. 25 at 10 a.m. at Camp Richardson Resort near South Lake Tahoe.
A 10 a.m. start is scheduled for the Sunday event, which benefits Girls On The Run-Sierras and Metastatic Breast Cancer in honor of club member, Rene Gorevin and local doctor, Kelly Shanahan.
Pre-registration by Feb.10 is only $25 and includes a winter beanie hat, snowshoe rental if you need snowshoes, post-race refreshments, and continued day use of groomed Camp Richardson trails.
Youth softball registration continues this weekend
Carson Valley Fastpitch has announced its online registration will continue through Sunday and that live registration will be accepted during player previews on Saturday and Sunday at Line Drive U.
Previews will be held both days from 9-11 a.m. for 8U division players, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. for 10U players and from 1-3 p.m. for 14U players. Eligibility in each division is based on a player’s age as of Dec. 31, 2017.
Fees are $90 for players 4-6 years of age, $120 for 7-and-over with a family rate of $200.
All-star 8U, 10U, 12U and 14U travel teams are being formed. Contact Joe Gooch at 530-210-1469 or email@example.com 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, which operates as a 501(c)3 organization with a board of directors.
Every participant receives a gift and is eligible for prizes that are 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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.