plays for AAU softball team
During this summer Kara Guyer participated in a traveling sixteen and under AAU traveling softball team from Lewiston, called the Northwest Bombers. The team consisted of girls from Genesee, Lewiston, Clarkston and Oregon. The girls traveled to tournaments in Spokane, Washington, Coeur dí Alene, Boise and finishing with the Western Regional tournament in Portland Oregon. The girls conducted numerous fund raising events throughout the year to raise money for uniforms and entrance fees.
The tournaments were highly competitive with numerous future college players playing. The Bombers did very well in all tournaments winning or placing in most. The finally was the Western National Tournament in Portland Oregon July 29th through August 3rd. Ninety-nine teams in all were represented from the western states including Hawaii and Alaska. The Bombers did well with a record of 2-2, in regular play, with all the games being very close.
The Bombers were coached by Dave Garrett, Toby Baldwin and Jere Michael. A special thank you to Coach Travis Mader for getting Kara a tryout with the Bombers last Fall.
Volleyball practice starts August 15
Volleyball practice starts Friday morning August 15th from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. at the high school. There will also be practice Saturday morning from 7:00 to 9:00. A mandatory meeting is scheduled at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday August 14th for players and parents. Please see details on the boyssports page.
Rodeo at Winchester August 16-17
The Central Idaho Rodeo Association will hold their two day finals rodeo at the ĎArena In the Pinesí in Winchester, Idaho on Saturday and Sunday, August 16 and 17.
This association is a rodeo training club for people ages 3 to 80. If there are any young people out there who are interested in horses, this is a great opportunity if you own area to participate in a family rodeo association.
Craig Mountain Arena will have their famous cheeseburgers for sale as well as their western hats. The rodeo starts at 9 a.m. and 300 entries are expected.
Admission is free to the public and spectators are encouraged to attend and watch our young cowboys and cowgirls perform.