Sports...in brief

Jet Boat Race fund-raiser slated

RIGGINS — A fund-raiser for the Salmon River Jet Boat race is coming up at 5 p.m. March 11 at Summervilles. Must be 21.

Silent auction and live drawings will be held, with a portion of proceeds to benefit the Salmon River schools.

Call 890-8511 or 628-3743 for details.

Northrup, Skiles top “all events” at local bowling tournaments

The Central Idaho Bowling Association recently held a Men's Association Tournament at Camas Lanes in Grangeville and a Women's Association Tournament at Tamarack Lanes in Kamiah.

Rick Northrup placed first in “all events” with 1,892 pins on the men’s side and on the women’s side, Fran Skiles placed first with 1,879.

“The ladies have more festivities than the men by raising money for I CARE and the ladies bowling account,” Sandie Daeges noted. “Our Raffle Baskets yielded approximately $750 that includes the I CARE basket and they also had a 50/50 to benefit I CARE.”

The associations held their banquet Feb. 26 in Kamiah.

See Scorecard, 10B, for the tournament scores.

GHS boys basketball banquet set March 15

The Grangeville boys basketball banquet is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. March 15 at the GHS cafeteria. Sophomores and juniors are asked to bring an ice cream topping.

Contact Julie Schumacher, 983-3578.

Youth baseball sign-ups slated

GRANGEVILLE — Grangeville Youth Baseball sign-ups will be held 3:30-5:30 p.m. at GEMS March 15 and March 22. The registration deadline is April 4.

Kids must be age four by April 30. Groupings are as follows: t-ball ages 4-5, coach pitch ages 6-7, machine pitch ages 8-9, Cal Ripken boys ages 10-12 and girls softball ages 10-15.

Contact Kevin Barger at 277-6410.

RMEF local chapter sets April 22 banquet

A local chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation has formed, and organizers have set their first banquet for 5 p.m. April 22 at the Elks Lodge in Grangeville.

Contact organizer Gail Chapman, 839-9990.

Football squad’s annual Boise State camp trip scheduled

GRANGEVILLE — The GHS football Bulldogs have a new head coach but their off-season schedule won’t change much.

Coach Jeff Adams has the Grangeville boys lined up to attend the annual Boise State University football camp once again, and with the team camp to run June 14-17. Camp registration is due by May 1.

“We have more opportunities this year than in the past for players to earn money to pay for camp,” Adams said.

Contact Adams, 507-1616.

Spring bear controlled hunt drawing results available online

The draw for controlled hunts for spring black bear has been completed. Hunters who applied can determine if they were drawn at

fishandgame.idaho.gov/ch, or by going to Drawing Results under the Licensing tab.

Fish and Game has mailed notification cards to those who were successful in the draw. However, it is the responsibility of hunters to find out whether their names were drawn in these hunts.

Hunters who already have a general season bear tag, may exchange their general season bear tag for the appropriate controlled hunt tag. Or they may keep their general season bear tag and purchase a controlled hunt bear tag. Any exchanges of tags must be completed at an Idaho Fish and Game office.

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