Timeout, Sept. 18, 2013
Mavs Sports Club AAU Tryouts: Competitive teams or girls in grades 6-8. Tryouts are: Sept. 30 at East Middle School from 7-8:30 p.m. for Grand Junction High School attendance area; Oct. 1 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Mount Garfield Middle School for Central and Palisade high school attendance areas; Oct. 2 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Redlands Mesa Middle School for Fruita Monument High School attendance area. Information: Darren Spomer, 640-1813.
Punt, Pass and Kick Competition: Sept. 26 from 4:30-6:30 p.m. at Peach Bowl park for boys and girls ages 6-15. Information: Sarah Brooks, 464-5602.
Chipeta Men’s League: Mondays until Sept. 21. Information: 245-7177.
Chipeta Women’s League: Tuesdays until Sept. 21. Information: 245-7177.
Latin-Anglo Alliance Tournament: 41st annual tournament is Sept. 21 at Adobe Creek National Golf Course. Four-person scramble begins with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Fee: $75/player of $300/four-person team. Information: Mike Archuleta, 216-7332, Herman Lucero, 261-3571 or Modesto Galvan, 270-9479.
Chamber Tournament: The 20th annual Grand Junction Area Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament is Sept. 27 at the Golf Club at Redlands Mesa. Information: http://www.gjchamber.org.
Diamond in the Rough Tournament: Sept. 27 at Bookcliff Country Club. Four-person scramble begins with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Fee: $150/team, $50/team before Sept. 25; $150/person, $600/team day or tournament. Proceeds benefit Colorado Mesa baseball program. Information: CMUmavericks.com.
Colorado Mesa Golf Pass: The benefit golf program supports Colorado Mesa University athletic scholarships, with free or discount rounds at 32 courses in Colorado and Utah. Passes are $35 each and are on sale at Saunders Fieldhouse at CMU, all City Market stores in the Grand Valley, Delta, Glenwood Springs, Montrose and New Castle, Gene Taylor’s Sporting Goods, Sports Authority and the CMU Extension campus in Montrose. Information: Beth Schroeder, 248-1503.
LP Senior Men’s Club: The Lincoln Park Senior Men’s Club is looking for new members. Players must be 55 years or older, and the club does not charge any membership fees. The club plays at 9 a.m. on Friday mornings, with signups at 8 a.m. Information: Dave Brown, 241-7922.
Spirit of the Valley 5K: Sept 28, beginning at 9 a.m. at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church. Information: http://www.spiritofthevalley5k.org.
Glenwood Canyon Shuffle Race for Literacy: Oct. 5 beginning at 9 a.m. at start of Glenwood Canyon. Half-marathon and 5K distances will be offered. Fee: $35/half-marathon, $20/5K. Information: http://www.runningguru.com or 970-945-5282.
Rim Rock Marathon: Nov. 9 beginning at 8 a.m. Parking is available at James M. Robb State Park, then a shuttle takes runners to start. Information: http://www.rimrockmarathon.com.
Senior Coed League: For men and women ages 47-older. Games every Saturday at 9 a.m. at Columbine Park in the spring and fall. Information: Carl, 255-6688, Milan 234-7683.
Tennis Lessons: Available for adults and juniors of all levels at the Junction Indoor Tennis Center. Information: 241-2280.
Beginner Tennis Lessons: Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-5:30 p.m. for ages 7-16 at Bookcliff Activity Center. Fee: $12/session. Information: 254-3866.
Fall Leagues: Begin week of Sept. 23 and end week of Oct. 28 for various levels/abilities. Matches are at Canyon View Park and Elliott Tennis Center. Fee: $15/person, league.
Junior Tennis: Year-round leagues for all levels and abilities at Bookcliff Country Club. Open to members and non-members. Information: 243-3323.
Major Mortgage Autumn Classic: Oct. 18-20 at Junction Indoor Tennis Center. USTA tournament includes, men’s and women’s singles and men’s, women’s and mixed doubles for levels 3.0 to open. Fee: $31/singles player, $21/doubles player. Information: 241-2280.
Tae Kwon Do: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:45-8 p.m. at Bill Heddles Recreation Center for ages 9-older. Fee: $30. Information: 874-0923.
Horseshoe Tournaments: 9 a.m. on Thursdays and 5:30 p.m. on Fridays at the Brass Rail.
Handgun Safety: Sept. 28, Oct. 5 or Oct. 19 at Bill Heddles Recreation Center from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Fee: $70. Information: Whitnee, 874-0923.
CASA Dodgeball Tournament: Nov. 1-2 at Centennial Middle School in Montrose. Fee: $150/team of six. Information: 249-0337 or CASA7JD.org.
Family Fun Bowling Tournament: Oct. 12 beginning at 3 p.m. at Orchard Mesa Lanes. Fee: $30/person, $105/4-person team. Proceeds benefit Golden Age Games Team. Information: Emma, 245-6175 or David, 243-1497.