Briefs

Cortez Rec. boys youth basketball

The City of Cortez parks and recreation department is now taking registrations for third- through-sixth-grade boys' youth basketball. The 2013 season begins Monday, Jan. 7, and continues until Saturday, Feb. 16. Cost to participate is $20, which includes a T-shirt jersey. Registrations are being taken at the Cortez Recreation Center and will close Monday, Dec. 31. Any questions, please contact Joye McHenry at 564-4080.

Cortez youth volleyball

Cortez youth volleyball for 2013 starts Monday, Jan. 7. A parent informational meeting and sign-up that day will be at 6:30 p.m., at the Cortez Middle School main gym. The program is for girls and boys, fourth- through-eighth-grade, who want to learn and improve their volleyball skills, and have fun doing it. Practice for grades 4-6 is Monday, 6 to 8 p.m. Grades 7-8 is Wednesday, 2:40 to 4:30 p.m. Cost is $60 per player with multi-child family discounts available. Please contact Valorie Bauer at 799-4880 or Barbara Chappell at 570-9990 with any questions.

Cortez Rec. coed volleyball

The City of Cortez is accepting registrations for the 2013 coed volleyball season. All games will be played on Wednesday nights. It's a guaranteed eight game season, plus a double elimination tournament. T-shirts will be awarded to the tournament winner. Fee is $175. Registration ends Wednesday, Jan. 9. The season begins Wednesday, Jan. 16. Call 564-4080 with any questions.