Weems rolls a
300 perfect game
second week in a row, the Thursday Night Mixed Bowling League at
Mountain Sun Lanes in Bellevue witnessed a perfect 300 game on Sept. 26.
Weems opened with a 300 game and finished with a 728 series. His was the
best effort of a night that included Richard Schaefer’s 257 game and
736 series, and a 225 game and 671 series by Bryan Soloaga.
scratch games for the night were Jolene Stone 224, Vicki Dick 213 and
Linda Rowe 203. Leading scratch series were Vicki Dick 581, Stone 555
and Karla Williams 542.
& Hoz (13.5-2.5) and Big Daddy E & Funky 3 (10.5-5.5) were the
top teams after Thursday.
Sun Valley Figure Skating Club members performed extremely well during
the Treasure Valley Ice Classic Sept. 21 in Boise. They came home with
18 first places and nine seconds.
Butler and Ashley Watson placed 1-2 in Intermediate Ladies short and
long programs. Others capturing at least one first place were Julia
Broderick, Ali Butler, Kelly Collins (five golds), Brittany Eck, Erica
Eshman, Clare King, Alyssa Krenz, Julianna Lamb and Nicole Pratt.
placings: 2—Devon Sherrerd. 3—Samantha Hepworth. 4—Kenny Pratt.
Rugby action in
shorthanded Bald Mountain Rugby Club dropped a 49-14 decision at Jackson
Hole (Wyo.) Saturday.
McLean and player/coach Scott Huffman scored trys for Ketchum. Jeff
Bailey kicked both conversions. Other players on the trip were Mike Pfau,
Jeff Rust, Cliff Logsdon, Mike Ward, Terry Coe, Eric Dimmer, Rod Harten,
Morgan Mecham and Daniel Mecham.
hosts the Boise Lions Saturday, Oct. 5 at 1 p.m. at O’Donnell Field up
Slaughterhouse Canyon, Bellevue.
players are always welcome. Practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5:30
p.m. at the Sun Valley soccer field. Call Huffman at 720-4639.
Suns in Steelheads
members of last year’s Sun Valley Suns men’s ice hockey team are on
the Idaho Steelheads’ 29-player training camp roster.
Paul Baranzelli and goalie James Moskos joined the WCHL Idaho Steelheads
when the team opened its sixth training camp last weekend in Boise.
Steelheads have two Bank of America exhibitions—Thursday at 7 p.m. and
Saturday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m., both games against Arkansas—before the
minor league team cuts its roster to 21 players for the home season
opener against Anchorage Oct. 11.
application deadline is Tuesday, Oct. 15 for families interested in the
2002-03 Sun Valley Ski Education Foundation program. All registration
materials and 50% tuition payment for returning athletes are due Oct. 15
as well. Scholarships will be awarded by Nov. 20. Call 726-4129.
Litchfield in ski
Sun Valley Ski School director John Litchfield was one of six ski
industry figures formally inducted into the U.S. National Ski Hall of
Fame and Museum at Ishpeming, Mich. Sept. 28.
of the 1939 class of Dartmouth College, alpine skier Litchfield was a
member of the American World Championship team of 1937. After World War
II, Litchfield and fellow 10th Mountain Division veterans Friedl Pfeifer
and Percy Rideout established Aspen’s first ski school as
co-directors. Litchfield later headed the Sun Valley Ski School.
2002 inductees are ski racer Georgene Bihlman, helicopter skiing pioneer
Hans Gmoser, U.S. Olympic Committee medical advisor Dr. Robert Oden, ski
retailer Carroll Reed and freestyler Nikki Stone.