Sports Bash set to begin on Tuesday |

Sports Bash set to begin on Tuesday

Staff Reports

Instruction in volleyball, basketball and tennis will be provided this week when Me-for-Incredible-Youth, Inc. (MEFIYI) hosts its Holiday Break Sports Bash for students in first through eighth grades.

Clinics in those three sports will be held — with a focus on basic fundamentals — Tuesday through Thursday at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center.

Volleyball sessions for second through eighth graders will be held from 9-11 a.m., basketball sessions from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and indoor tennis sessions from 1-3 p.m.

The basketball and tennis clinics are open to first grade students.

The cost is $75 for a single camp, $130 for a choice of two camps and $160 for all three. Participants need to bring proper shoes, a snack or lunch and water bottle.

Call 782-5500, ext. 1, or email for information.

Youth softball program registration underway

Online registration is now being taken for the Carson Valley Fastpitch youth softball season in 2018.

Visit the organization’s website — — to register players ages 4 to 14. A $10 per family discount is being offered to players who register online until Jan. 10.

Three dates have also been scheduled to register at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center: Jan. 23 from 6-8 p.m., Jan. 27 from noon-2 p.m. and Jan. 30 from 6-8 p.m.

The age divisions are 6U, 8U, 10U and 14U (ages 11-14). Eligibility in each division is based on a player’s age as of Dec. 31, 2017.

Registration fees are $90 for players 4-6 years of age, $120 for 7-and-over with a maximum rate of $200 per family.

Coaches and sponsors are also needed for the 2018 season.

All-star travel teams are being formed in the 8U, 10U, 12U and 14U divisions. Contact Joe Gooch at 530-210-1469 or for information.

Contact Patti Snyder at 265-6447 for information regarding the Carson Valley Fastpitch program.

Flag football league sign-ups continue

Registration is underway for the Douglas County Parks and Recreation Department’s adult flag football league season.

The deadline to register is Jan. 6 and the season begins on Jan. 14. The cost is $480 per team ($530 after Dec. 22).