Annual Fall Sports Meeting

At 6 p.m. on Aug. 13 Chester Borne Middle School will host an informational athletic meeting. As for the first day of practice, football will be at Chester Borne on Aug. 13 from 8-10 a.m., cheer is Aug. 13 from 3:340-5:30 p.m. and volleyball will be Aug. 16 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Cross country will also be on Aug. 16 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at Chester Borne and softball is at City Park on the South field from 8-10 a.m. on Aug. 16.


Local just bowled in Indiana

Kevin Duncan, a teacher and basketball coach at St. Brendans, bowled two 300 games at the PBA50 Dave Small's Championship Lanes Classic in Anderson IN., on Aug. 5. His score for this event was 3,706.

On day two, Aug. 6, in modified match play Duncan qualified sixth and finished 11th with a score of 1,441 and won $1,250 by going 3-3 in six games. This included match play bonus pins and the top five players advanced to the stepladder finals.


The rules of becoming a Panther

Centralia middle school football coach put a document online recently to let players know what would be expected of everyone coming out for the team, which included, "Players will receive helmet, chin strap, mouthpiece, shoulder pads, black practice jersey with # on it, black and white game jersey, white practice pants, black game pants, black game belt, white practice belt, hip and tailbone pad (unless going to get a girdle), knee pads and black travel bag with # on it.

Jersey number 1-49 and 80-99 are for QB, RB, SE and TE. 50-79 are for offensive lineman. Players may chose numbers, but more importantly to get correct number for position and then correct size of jersey.

Aug. 13-14, 8-10 a.m., Helmet only, Aug. 15-17, 8-10 a.m., Helmet and shoulder pads only, Aug. 20-23, full pads, 3:30-5:30 p.m., Aug. 24, helmet and shoulder pads, 3:30-4:30 p.m.