Daily Newspaper and Travel Guide
for Pecos Country of West Texas
Friday, May 31, 2002
P-B-T summer sports program gets underway
Pecos-Barstow-Toyah ISD summer recreation programs are scheduled to begin
next week, with registration for most sports to take place at the time the
activities get underway.
Sign-ups are Monday for the P-B-T summer track program, from 5 to 9 p.m.
at the new Pecos High School gym. Coach Roxie Chavez said schedules will
be handed out to students that evening, and the summer program will begin
The program will run from 8-10 a.m. Monday through Friday between June
4 and June 28. Chavez said she is still looking for out-of-town track meets
as part of the summer program. "Some of the schools that have had them in
the past aren't doing it this year," she said.
Sign-ups also are Monday for the first session of the P-B-T summer tennis
program. The session will run from June 3-14, with kindergarten and first
grade students going from 8-8:30 a.m., second and third graders from 8:30
to 9 a.m., fourth through sixth graders from 9 to 9:45 a.m., junior high
players from 10 to 10:45 a.m. and high schoolers from 11 a.m. to 12 noon.
The second session will run from June 17-28 with sign-ups on opening day,
Coach Mike Ortiz said.
Equipment needed is one tennis racquet, a water jug, hand towel, sunscreen
and a cap or visor, fees are $5 for one player, $7 for two players per family
and $10 for three players. For further information, call Ortiz at 445-2185.
Coach Gary Grubbs said weightlifting hours during the summer will be Mondays
through Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Pecos High School field house.
The weight room will be open beginning Monday and continue through July 12
for the general public, and through July 18 for high school students.
Summer volleyball and basketball will alternate days in the PHS new gym.
Coach Becky Granado said the volleyball will open next Monday and run Mondays,
Wednesdays and Fridays from 3 to 9 p.m. from June 3-21, and again from July
1-5. The week of June 24, the program will be open from 6 to 9 p.m. while
the summer clinics are held. Cost for the summer program is $5 per student.
The clinics are June 24-28 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon for seventh and eighth
graders and from 1 to 4 p.m. for ninth graders.
Coach Joe Flores said the summer basketball program would be held on Tuesdays
and Thursdays from 5 to 9 p.m. at the gym beginning Tuesday, and from 3 to
5 p.m. on Saturdays and Sunday.
The summer basketball clinics will be the week of June 17-21, with elementary
students going from 8 a.m. to 12 noon, and students entering grades 7-9 from
1 to 5 p.m. Students can register the first day they attend, and fees are
$5 for one child, $8 for two and $10 for three.
York M. "Smokey" Briggs, Publisher
Division of Buckner News Alliance, Inc.
324 S. Cedar St., Pecos, TX 79772
Phone 915-445-5475, FAX 915-445-4321
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