Sports Briefs


Summer Slam basketball tournament

The 2012 Summer Slam menís and womenís open basketball tournament is set to take place Friday through Sunday at the Ute Mountain Recreation Center in Towaoc. Itís a double elimination tourney with eight-person rosters. Itís 12 teams for the menís bracket and eight teams for the women. Entry fee is $165 and the registration deadline is Wednesday. First-place team receives a $200 cash prize and hooded pullovers. Second-place gets long sleeve T-shirts and third-place wins T-shirts. The MVP receives a hooded pullover and the all-tourney team wins T-shirts. Contact Blair at 570-5946 or Arvin at 570-9517 for more information.


Cortez Rec. coed flag football

The City of Cortez now registering for coed flag football. Teams will consist of a minimum of six players; three men and three women. Each team will receive a six-game season and a single elimination tournament. Cost to play is $175. The season begins Thursday, Sept. 13. Registration deadline is Thursday, Sept. 6. Come by the Cortez Recreation Center to register. Contact Joye McHenry at 564-4080 with questions.


Cortez Rec. volleyball

The City of Cortez is now taking reservations for regular season menís and womenís volleyball. Teams will consist of at least six players. The season begins Monday, Sept. 10, for women and Tuesday, Sept. 11, for men. Each team will receive eight games and a double elimination tournament. Cost to play is $175 per team. Come by the Cortez Recreation Center to register. Registrations close Friday, Sept. 7. For more information, contact Joye McHenry at 564-4080.