Softball meeting set for Monday |

Softball meeting set for Monday

Staff Reports

Carson Valley Fastpitch will hold elections for board positions Monday at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center.

The meeting is scheduled for a 6 p.m. start.

Army-Navy football game on Oct. 17

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 game that is serving as a fundraiser for the Douglas Army and Carson Navy JROTC programs.

Shotokan demonstration on Oct. 24

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 of traditional Japanese karate starting at 1 p.m. at Pulse Fitness, Mahogany Drive.

Shotokan classes are regularly held at Pulse 7:15-8:45 p.m. on Monday evenings and 6:45-8:15 p.m. on Wednesday evenings.

Jacobo fundraiser on 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.

Girls hoops registration open

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

Games will be played during a season that extends from November into January. The league is offered for beginning to advanced players and emphasize skill development and fun competition. All participants will be assigned to a team through a draft system.

Games will be played Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday nights at the Douglas County Community Center. Teams practice at least once per week.

Volunteer coaches are also needed for the league. All volunteer coaches must complete an application and background check by Oct. 9. Participant enrollment is based on number volunteer head coaches.

Visit or contact Anthony Davis at or call Douglas County Parks & Recreation 782-5500 for additional information.