SPORTS NOTES

August 16, 2005 11:00 pm

Silver Salmon

The Silver Salmon Ladies Golf Tournament starts today at Salmon Run Golf Course. The South Coast's premier woman's golf event will commence with a practice round for players starting at 3 p.m.

The tournament proper begins Thursday, with registration at 9 a.m. A putting contest will follow, between 9 to 11 a.m.

The first round starts at noon. Dinner follows at 6 p.m.

Friday's final round will start at 8:30 a.m., with lunch and awards following play.

BHHS volleyball

For all Brookings-Harbor High School girls who are interested in playing volleyball, coach Lori Cooper said team workouts start today.

The volleyball program starts the 2005 campaign with "Speed Week," between 7:30-9:30 a.m. in the BHHS gym.

"Daily Doubles" will go from Aug. 22-29, Monday to Friday. The first session will be from 7:30-9:30 a.m., and the second will run from 2:30-5 p.m. Starting Aug. 30, practices will be held daily from 3:30-6 p.m., Monday through Friday. All girls who plan on playing volleyball must have physicals and paperwork completed, and their sports participation fees paid by Aug. 22, in order to start practicing.

Azalea football

The Azalea football speed camp will start on Aug. 22, between 6 and 7:30 p.m. at the high school football field.

Student athletes will need a shirt, shorts, cleats, and water bottles. The camp is non-mandatory, but it gives the team a great opportunity to get an early start on the season. Players will need a completed Azalea Middle School athletic packet, including a physical signed by a doctor. Participation fees will be due at the fall sports registration day, Aug. 22. There are a limited number of scholarships available for players who can't afford the participation fee. For information contact Shelly at Azalea by phone at 469-7427 ext. 221.

Boater ed class

The Curry County Marine Patrol will sponsor an equivalence examination for experienced boaters to qualify for their boater education card

The exam is set for Saturday, at 9:30 a.m. at the Curry County Sheriff's office in Gold Beach. All boaters who are 45 years of age and younger must obtain a boater's ed card to operate a boat greater than 10 horsepower. To pre-register for the exam, call the Curry County Marine Patrol at (541) 247-3250.