Registration deadlines are near for two fall sports offered by Lincoln City Parks and Recreation.
Middle School Cross Country
Middle school cross country is for students in grades 6 through 8. This team is for all running abilities and features a variety of running routes, both on and off road, to keep youth motivated. Cross country is also a great way to get into shape for winter sports.
Practices will be held after school from 3:45 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Thursday, Sept. 4 through Oct. 25, at the high school track. (Pre-season practices are taking place at 4 p.m. Aug. 27-30 at the Lincoln City Community Center.) Meet dates and times will be announced the first week of official practice. The cost is $35 per student, and includes a sweatshirt. Registration deadline is Friday, Aug. 31 at the Lincoln City Community Center. For more information, call the community center at 541-994-2131 or Coach Gail Kimberling at 541-557-1137.
Friday, Aug. 31 is the deadline to register for girls’ 7th/8th grade volleyball. This is a competitive league with games played on Mondays and Wednesdays throughout Lincoln County. Practice days will be determined by the coach once registrations are complete. Players and a parent/guardian must attend a pre-season meeting at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 31 at the Lincoln City Community Center. The fee for this league is $50 and includes a volleyball jersey.
The registration deadline for the girls’ 5th/6th grade and 3rd/4th grade volleyball leagues is Saturday, Sept. 8. Practices will begin the week of Sept. 20 and continue for five to six weeks. Games will be held on Saturdays, with time and location to be announced. The fee for the 5th/6th and 3rd/4th grade leagues is $35 per student and includes a T-shirt. For more information call the Lincoln City Community Center at 541-994-2131 or Karl McShane, recreation supervisor, at 541-996-1233.