Sports Announcements: ERAA softball board election, Hale to the Bird 5K and more
ERAA softball to elect board positions
Hamline University baseball camp starts Jan. 11
Hamline University is hosting a six week baseball camp starting Jan. 11. Hamline head coach Jim Weyandt will direct the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. Classes are available for players in grades 1-12 and are limited to six players per coach. Sessions are offered in advanced hitting, pitching, catching, fielding and baserunning. Proceeds from the program will benefit amateur baseball in the St. Paul area. Space is limited. Registration is now under way. For more information, visit www.USBaseballAcademy.com, or call toll-free 866-622-4487.
Hale to the Bird 5K fundraiser run Thanksgiving morning
The fourth Hale to the Bird 5K run, benefiting the Friends In Need Food Shelf, will be held 9 a.m. Thanksgiving day (Thursday, Nov. 28) at Hamlet Park in Cottage Grove. The race is open everyone no matter what age or skill - the event is for both walkers and runners. Cost is $20 before Nov. 8 and $30 after Nov. 8, including on race day. Proceeds of the event go to The Friends In Need Food Shelf. Visit http://www.facebook.com/haletothebird5k for registration information or active.com (search for Hale to the Bird 5K) to register online.
Community Education winter sports sign-up
Winter is quickly approaching and District 833 Community Education is gearing up for its Middle School Athletics Program. Brochures were dropped off at Cottage Grove, Lake, Oltman, and Woodbury middle schools during the first week of October. Sports include: Seventh and eighth grade boys and girls basketball and boys wrestling (grades 6-8). Registrations will be on a first come first serve basis. Please read carefully for starting dates, fees, and transportation details. For more information please contact Community Education at 651-458-6600 or check us out on our website at www.cecool.com.
East Ridge cheer team selling Nickelodeon Universe unlimited ride wristbands
Looking for something fun to do over MEA? Need a last minute birthday gift? Why not get Nickelodeon Universe unlimited ride wristbands? They never expire and are good for a whole day of fun plus they support the East Ridge cheer team. The East Ridge Cheer boosters are selling the wristbands for $23 each – a $10 discount off the regular price – and will be available all year. Please contact Jennifer Gullickson at Gullickson.firstname.lastname@example.org with questions or to purchase.