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Community sports: CHS cross country starts summer run June 11

Nevada Appeal Staff Report

Summer conditioning for the Carson High cross country team starts June 11 at 6:30 p.m. with a team meeting at Carson Middle School.

All parents need to be present at the initial meeting to sign the needed paperwork and receive the summer schedule.

Coach Pete Sinnott said Jackie Geraets-Rauh will be added to the coaching staff, and he's looking for a couple of assistants.

Sinnott is stressing his runners run and exercise 1-2 hours a day five days a week until the conditioning starts.

"We need to keep improving," Sinnott said. "Everybody who ran in the JV Championships should be going now. We are going to have a strong team next year, and there is a lot of incentive to work hard and see how good you can be."

Sinnott has scheduled a Yosemite hike in mid-July, and there will be a swim and picnic at Marlette in mid-August,

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Sinnott said all runners are welcome to attend any conditioning workouts whether they're going out for the team or not.

For more information, contact Sinnott at nevadamaverick@aol.com.

Chiefs win flag crown

The Chiefs finished the season undefeated by beating the 49ers, 56-26, in the Talents Carson City NFL Flag Football League. The league's leading scorer, Alex Myrehn, ran for two TDs and threw for another to lead the Chiefs.

In the only other game contested, the Packers outlasted the Rams, 33-19.

Here are the highlights and stats:

CHIEFS (12-0): Conner Baker 2 TDS, TD pass; Alex Myrehn 2 TDs, TD pass; Dawson Herbert TD, TD pass.

RAMS (8-4): Danny Alvarado 2 TDS, TD pass; Jacob Budd TD; Zach Nichols 5 flag pulls.

PACKERS (6-6): Tallon Duran 3 TDS; Carter March 3 TD passes; Ben Morrison TD, 2 TD passes.

49ERS (2-10): Sean Finn 4 TDs; James Adams 4 TD passes.

Junior golf set

at Carson Valley

The Tahoe-Douglas Elks are sponsoring a junior golf tournament June 9 at Carson Valley Golf Course.

The event costs $10 for the 9-hole tournament, and the age limit is 7 through 18. The event starts at 2 p.m.

For more information, call 265-3181.

Hammons wins Empire

golf tournament

Bill Hammons shot a net 68 to win the Empire Ranch Senior Men's Club event held at Toiyabe Golf Club on May 30.

Hammons beat Gary Raybould and Tom Sawyer by three shots in Flight A play. Skip Yokota won Flight B with a 67, two strokes better than Jim Puryear. Gene Gaston was third with a 71 and Dave Ziegler had a 74.

Yokota, Augie Martinez, Gary Dalen and Dave Knighton won closest to the hole honors.

Tennis lessons start

in July at Centennial

Junior tennis lessons from Eldon Wilson will be available from July 2 through Aug.9 at Centennial Park.

Smith has been involved in the sport for more than 30 years, and has been involved with junior tennis in Northern California and the Pacific Northwest.

Ages 5 to 9 go from 9 to 10 a.m., kids 10 through 13 go from 10 to 11 a.m., and 13 and older go from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

This is for beginning to advanced players. You can register for one week or all six.

For more information, call Wilson at 530-354-5343, or contact him via e-mail at eldon-wilson@comcast.net.