Local Sports Briefs — July 31, 2013
Youth Football Association sign-ups being held nowCrossroads Youth Football Association is holding sign-ups for players and cheer squads at the Big Spring Mall on Saturday, from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m.; Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.; and Saturday, Aug. 17, from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.Flag football (5-7 years), will be $85 per child; Tackle (8-9 and 10-12 years), will cost $160; and cheer (K-12 years) will be $125.For more information, visit www.freewebs.com/cyfa/BSHS season tickets on sale nowSteer football fans can now pick up their season tickets at the Athletic Training Center. The books — which can be purchased Monday through Thursday, from 7:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m., until Aug. 23 — cost $20 apiece and includes admission to all four home games, rapid access to the stadium and guaranteed seating in Section C. Call the athletic office at 264-3662 for more information.Country Club to host low ball tourneyThe Big Spring Country Club will be hosting a two-person, low ball tournament Saturday and Sunday. The $100 entry fee (plus cart costs, private carts welcome), includes registration for tourney, Mulligans and barbeque on the course Saturday. Field will be pre-flighted with handicaps required at entry. Number of flights dtermined by number of participants.For more information, call the Pro Shop at 267-5354.Comanche Trail holding City Championship tourneyHoward County residents holding a membership to the Big Spring Country Club or Comanche Trail Golf Course are invited to play in the 36-hole individual play City Championship tournament Aug. Saturday and Sunday. There will be three divisions: Mens, Senior Mens and Women. Tee Times can be made for Saturday at player convenience, while Sunday will be flighted according to Saturday’s scores. Entry fee is $40 per person. For more information, contact the pro shop at 264-2366.Sports physicals due by MondayIf your son or daughter is in grade 7, 9 or 11 and plans to participate in a fall sport, completed physical examination records must be turned in by Monday. The fifth also marks the start of two-a-day practices for most fall sports in the area. Big Spring parents can contact Jim Campbell at 264-3627 for more information.Over 80 Scramble to be held at C.C.The Big Spring Country Club will be hosting the Over 80 Scramble — meaning the combined age of each two-person team must add up to 80 or more.A shotgun start will be held each day, with the field flighted by first round score. The $100 entry fee per player includes both rounds, Mulligans and barbeque on the course Saturday. Cart fees apply.For more information, contact the Pro Shop at 267-5354.