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Jon Higgins, 17, of Eugene is spending his summer playing American Legion baseball with the Albany Rockets. After graduating from Sheldon High School last month, Higgins and Sheldon teammate Bryan Hansen played on the State all-star team in the annual State/Metro series. Higgins was named Most Valuable Player for the State team, and then joined the Oregon all-stars team for the Oregon/Washington/Idaho "Cascade Classic" tournament at Vancouver, Wash.


To submit events

The deadline for community sports notes and announcements is Thursday at noon. Submit listings to: Gil Hulin, P.O. Box 10188, Eugene OR 97440, e-mail them to or fax them to 687-6674.


Third in pole vault nationals: Lindsay Spencer of Emerald Valley Track Club competed last week in the 2004 Youth Outdoor Track & Field National Championships in Baltimore. She placed third in the intermediate girls' pole vault competition with a vault of 8 feet, 4 1/4 inches. The winning height was 10-10.


In-line hockey The City of Eugene is holding open registration for its youth in-line hockey league through July 16. Based on the number of registrations, the summer program may include novice, intermediate and advanced leagues in men's, women's and youth divisions. The league will play eight games Aug. 2-25. The cost is $35 for youth, $40 for adults, and is open to all players ages seven and older.

Nineman football The National Nineman Football League is currently registering new players and free agents at this time for the 2004 fall league season. A meeting will be held at 7 p.m. July 22 at the American Red Cross, 862 Bethel Drive in Eugene. For more information, contact the NNFL at, or call 606-9626.

Senior-Masters sports festival Registration will continue through July 15 for the 2004 Senior-Masters sports festival. Information and forms are available at area golf courses, tennis centers, senior centers and Bi-Mart stores.


Major League Soccer: The Eugene Family YMCA is co-sponsoring with Major League Soccer a choice of half-day or full-day soccer camps July 19-23. The half-day camp goes from 9 a.m. to noon and the full-day camp 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Open to players ages 7-16, the camps will be at the South Eugene High School fields across from the YMCA. Register at the YMCA front desk at 2055 Patterson St. For further details, contact the Y at 686-9622.

YMCA cheerleading camp: Girls and boys entering grades 1-8 may attend this camp, which teaches the basics of cheerleading, including jumps, stunts and dance. Campers will work on several routines and learn to create their own cheers. The July 19-23 camp runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon each day. Register at the YMCA front desk, or call Shannon at 686-9622 for more details.


Track and field seminar: Track City Track Club coach Aaron Lamb will discuss long jump techniques and training at 5 p.m. Wednesday at Hayward Field, just prior to the youth All-Comers meet. The presentation is free and open to all.

Fall softball meeting Willamalane Park and Recreation District will be hosting an organizational meeting for new men's and co-ed softball teams wishing to participate in the 2004 fall league. The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. today, in the Memorial Building, 765 A St., Springfield. Registration and fees will be discussed at that time. Information, 763-4544.

All-Comers Youth Meet, July 7

At Hayward Field



SOFTBALL THROW - Elizabeth Prevedello, 64-3. LONG JUMP - Paige Davis, 7-10. 100 - Karina Clark, 17.8. 200 - Clark, 38.9.


SOFTBALL THROW - Jessica Fife, 55-6. LONG JUMP - Erin Keough, 10- 1/2 . 100 - Cori Ewart, 16.5. 200 - Alexis Frey, 35.7. 400 - Megan Hass, 1:38.7. AGE 9

SOFTBALL THROW - Katelyn Riedinger, 81-1. SHOT PUT - Christina Domhice, 14-8. LONG JUMP - Danielle Krier, 9-6 1/2 . HIGH JUMP - Tiwanna, 3-0. 80 HURDLES - Haley McDonald, 13.6. 100 - Katelyn Rasmussen, 16.1. 200 - Rasmussen, 34.7. 400 - Jennifer Lavassaur, 1:24.2. MILE - Kodye Harvey, 8:13.2.

AGE 10

SOFTBALL THROW - Laura Grube, 109-4. DISCUS - Grube, 43-6. SHOT PUT - Jamie Whisler, 13-10. LONG JUMP - Olivia Houser, 12-10. HIGH JUMP - Kaitlyn Moore, 3-2. 80 HURDLES - Kristin Clarke, 13.3. 100 - Jalen Tims, 15.1, Houser, 15.1. 200 - Tims, 33.5. 400 - Houser, 1:12.9. MILE - Whisler, 7:39.4.

AGE 11

SOFTBALL THROW - Hailey Peterson, 77-10. LONG JUMP - Iris Anderson, 13-8. 100 - Maria Kropf, 13.4. 200 - Anderson, 30.7. 400 - Jessica Harper, 1:13.8. MILE - Peterson, 7:31.3.

AGE 12

SOFTBALL THROW - Michelle Mudder, 99-6. LONG JUMP - Taylor Thompson, 12-7. HIGH JUMP - Jana Whisler, 3-10. 100 - Megan Keough, 15.0. 200 - Abigail Metcalf, 32.2. 400 - Thompson, 1:11.5. MILE - Breanna Hartshorne, 6:50.6.



SOFTBALL THROW - Nick Gibson, 74-0. LONG JUMP - Hank Forret, 8-6 1/4. 100 - Gibson, 16.8. 200 - Clay Whipp, 37.9. 400 - Whipp, 1:30.7. MILE - Truett Hanes, 7:26.2.


SOFTBALL THROW - Casey Chubbfertal, 106-6. LONG JUMP - Spencer Traxtle and Andrew Park, 10-3 1/2 . HIGH JUMP - Tyler Abrahamson, 3-4. 100 - Traxtle, 15.6. 200 - Traxtle, 33.7. 400 - David Bellamy, 1:19.8. MILE - Tyler Church, 7:30.9.


SOFTBALL THROW - Kyle Giublini, 102-0. LONG JUMP - Jesse Fix, 10-5. 100 - Fix, 15.7. 200 - Mitch Horning, 34.7. 400 - Dylan Weber, 1:21.4. MILE - Weber, 7:19.6.

AGE 10

SOFTBALL THROW - Jake Lindland, 123-5. DISCUS - Lindland, 36-8. SHOT PUT - Joe Clem, 22-7 1/4. LONG JUMP - Jordan Wiley, 11-3. HIGH JUMP - Donovan Rubio, 4-6. 80 HURDLES - Gregory Park, 12.9. 100 - Rubio, 14.6. 200 - Rubio, 31.0. 400 - Jacob Stoudhammer, 1:19.9.

AGE 11

SOFTBALL THROW - Derek Smith, 177-9. DISCUS - Javan Gray, 81-2 1/2 . SHOT PUT - Gray, 30-8 1/2 . LONG JUMP - Smith, 12-1. HIGH JUMP - JJ Juilfs, 4-2. 80 HURDLES - Juilfs, 11.4. 100 - Juilfs, 15.3. 200 - Kieran Carney, 43.3. 400 - Crosby Green, 1:22.4. MILE - Green, 6:10.5.

AGE 12

SOFTBALL THROW - Garret Horning, 179-5. DISCUS - Caleb Sundholm, 72-8. SHOT PUT - Michael Sherman, 24-1 1/2 . LONG JUMP - Matt Saylor, 11-9. HIGH JUMP - Matt Fife, 3-8. 80 HURDLES - Dylan Singer, 11.9. 100 - Lex Harrold, 15.0. 200 - Harrold, 32.4. 400 - Sherman, 1:13.5. MILE - Sherman, 6:11.2.

Road Run/Walk Calendar


SUNDAY, AUG. 1 - Bark in the Park is a five-kilometer run and two-kilometer walk starting at 9 a.m. at Island Park in Springfield. It is a major fund-raiser for Greenhill Humane Society. Registration begins at 7:45 a.m. prior to the race. Contact: Alisa, 689-1503.


JULY 16-17 - The Willamette Valley Relay, an approximately 140-mile walk-only event, travels from Champoeg State Park near St. Paul, to Eugene's Alton Baker Park using back roads. Walking relay teams of eight to 12 participants pay a team entry fee of $725 and must provide three volunteers. For more information or to register, call (503) 282-1677 or visit

SUNDAY, JULY 18 - Run in the Country is a USATF-certified half-marathon course on flat, fast and scenic country roads around Coburg. Events include the half-marathon run and walk, a five-mile run, two-mile walk and Kids Fun Run. Net proceeds go to the Coburg Kids Trust. Entry fees range from $27 for the half-marathon with T-shirt down to $3 for the Kids Run without shirt. There is no day of race registration. Contact: call 343-7414 or visit

SUNDAY, AUG. 1 - Nike's Run Hit Wonder Tour makes its downtown Portland debut at 8:15 a.m. with five-kilometer and 10-kilometer runs and up to 10,000 participants. To register or learn more, visit

SATURDAY, AUG. 7 - The third annual Community Classic, featuring a five-kilometer run/walk course in southwest Eugene, starts at 8:30 a.m. and finishes at the Eugene Faith Center on 13th Avenue. Details and fees to be announced.

SATURDAY, AUG. 7 - South Coast Running Club presents the 31st annual Circle the Bay Run, Walk and Relays. The 30-kilometer walk and three-person walk relay begin at 6:30 a.m. from Ferry Road Park in North Bend. The run and run relay begin at 8 a.m. Individual run or walk entry fees are $18 through July 21, $22 between July 22 and Aug. 2, and $30 thereafter. For both relays the team fees are $42, $51 and $75. Contact: Pete Dawson, (541) 267-6329.

SUNDAY, AUG. 8 - The Spirit of Springfield Run is Lane County's only 12-kilometer (7.46 miles) race. Accompanying it will be a five-kilometer run/walk and a kids' run, all in conjunction with the 15th annual Springfield Filbert Festival. Both runs loop through East Alton Baker Park and finish at Island Park, site of the Festival. All participants receive a complimentary breakfast. Early registration is $16 with T-shirt, $11 without shirt. Day of race fees are $22/$15. Contact Jack Spaulding at 343-7414 or visit

AUG. 13-14 - The fifth annual American Cancer Society Relay for Life will take place from Friday noon until Saturday noon at Miller Park in Florence. The fund raising event last year included participation by Mapleton, Reedsport and Yachats residents. Further details will be announced.

SATURDAY, AUG. 14 - The 30th annual Scandia Run follows a flat and fast 10-kilometer course in and around Junction City during the Scandinavian Festival weekend. The 10K run begins at 8 a.m. and a 4.4-mile walk begins five minutes later. Entry details to be announced later.

SATURDAY, AUG. 21 - A fund-raiser for the North Eugene High School cross country program, the five-kilometer Community Fun Run starts and finishes at River Road Park and loops through residential streets. Entry is $5 and there are no T-shirts. Day-of-race registration only from 7:15 to 7:55 a.m. Contact Michael, 688-4052.

Race/Ride Calendar

JULY 30-AUG. 1 - The third annual Co-Motion Classic Tandem stage race will be held in and around Eugene. The three-day, four-stage event includes a hill climb prologue, two road races and a time trial in "A" and "B" categories, each split into three fields. The two categories are limited to 50 tandems each with an entry fee of $125 before June 30 and $150 in July. Contact Co-Motion Cycles at 342-4583 for information or to register, e-mail race director Sal Collura at or visit

Senior Tuesday

At RiverRidge Golf Course


FIRST FLIGHT - 1, Bob Kendall-Chuck Wallace. 2, Bob Neet-Jim Britton. SECOND FLIGHT - 1, John Robison-Duck Buck. 2, John Wilt-Spike Gordon. THIRD FLIGHT - 1, Bob Pucillo-Lee Nemechek. 2, Gary Douroux-Bob Pardovich. FOURTH FLIGHT - 1, Bob Lagerquist-Jerry Rundt. 2, Dale Atkins-Gene Baumgarner.

Ice Center

Adult Summer League

RESULTS - Black 3, Lite Blue 3. Orange 7, Green 7. Yellow 7, White 6. STANDINGS - Yellow 3-0, Black 2-0-1, Lite Blue 2-0-1, Green 0-2-1, Orange 0-2-1, White 0-3.
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Date:Jul 12, 2004
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