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Community Sports

  • CV swim lesson registration continues through Sept. 5
         Registration for swimming lessons continues through Sept. 5. Sessions are available Monday and Wednesday mornings, Tuesday and Thursday evenings and Saturday mornings (registration for this batch of lessons ends Sept. 4). Call 303-833-3660 with questions.
  • Youth basketball sign-ups continue through Sept. 19
    Fort Lupton is taking registrations for its youth basketball program (kindergarteners through second-graders) through Sept. 19. The early bird fee (if paid by Sept. 12) is $35. Afterward, it’s $5. Games will be at the recreation center on South Harrison Avenue starting Oct. 11. Practice begins the week of Oct. 6. Volunteer coaches are needed. Call 303-857-4200 with questions.
  • Soccer, volleyball registration ends Aug. 1
    Registration for Fort Lupton’s boys and girls soccer and girls volleyball programs ends Aug. 1, and the fee is $45 for soccer and $65 for volleyball. The soccer league’s first game for pre-kindergarteners) is Aug. 19. For first- and second-graders, it’s Aug. 21. The volleyball season opens Sept. 6. Check www.quickscores.com/nvaa for a complete schedule. Volunteer coaches are  needed for both programs. Call 303-857-4200 with questions.
  • Youth basketball registration continues through Sept. 19
    Fort Lupton is taking registrations for its youth basketball program (kindergarteners through second-graders) through Sept. 19. The early bird fee (if paid by Sept. 12) is $35. Afterward, it’s $5. Games will be at the recreation center on South Harrison Avenue starting Oct. 11. Practice begins the week of Oct. 6. Volunteer coaches are needed. Call 303-857-4200 with questions.  
  • Early sign-up deadline for soccer/volleyball is July 25
    Early registration for Fort Lupton’s boys and girls soccer and girls volleyball programs ends July 25. If paid by then, the fee is $35 for soccer and $55 for volleyball. The last day to sign up for each program is Aug. 1, and the fee increases to $45 for soccer and $65 for volleyball.
  • Teen trip to the Rockies game July 23
    Attention Fort Lupton teens. The recreation center is organizing a trip to see the Colorado Rockies play the Washington Nationals July 23 at Coors Field in Denver. The cost is $9 for a ticket and transportation. The bus leaves at 11:30 a.m. and returns at 5 p.m. Sign up at the rec center, 203 S. Harrison Ave., or call 303-857-4200.  
  • Ellerman teams up for 11th place in team roping at college national finals rodeo
    CASPER, WYO. — It wasn’t the sort of finish Fort Lupton native Brit Ellerman wanted in the College National Finals Rodeo. Ellerman, who attends the University of Wyoming, and his partner, Seth Andersen, of Gillette College, had a no-time in the team roping title. The duo finished 11th in the nation.
  • Five Star Volleyball clinics July 17
            Five Star Volleyball Club will host a one-day clinic at Thornton High School, 9351 Washington St., July 17. Sessions run from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and from noon to 3 p.m.
  • Sign up for swim lessons by July 17
    The registration deadline for the next session of summer swimming lessons is July 17. Lessons start July 21 and will be four days a week for two weeks. Fee depends on age. Parent and child lessons, which start at 9:45 a.m., cost $36. The fee for preschool through level 5 and 6 swimmers is $41. Call 303-857-4200 with questions.
  • Five area youngsters move on in the Rockies Skills Challenge
    FIRESTONE — After an afternoon of running, throwing and hitting, five area youngsters qualified for the sectional round of the Colorado Rockies Skills Challenge. Carbon Valley’s challenge was at Firestone Sports Park June 17.