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Sports Briefs

  • Watson brought on as assistant coach for Bluedevils

    FORT LUPTON — Former Fort Lupton standout Francesca Watson is an assistant coach for the Bluedevils’ girls basketball team this season.

  • Southwestern Weld Sports Schedule, Week of Jan. 14

    Jan. 15

    Wrestling: Fort Lupton @ Prairie View, 7 p.m.; Frederick @ Holy Family, 6:30 p.m.

    Jan. 16

    Boys basketball: Weld Central @ Fort Lupton, 7 p.m.; Roosevelt @ Frederick, 6:30 p.m.

    Girls basketball: Fort Lupton @ Weld Central, 7 p.m.

    Jan. 17

  • Frederick all-conference volleyball honorees named

    FREDERICK — Mackenzie DiGesualdo was Frederick’s lone representative to the all-Tri Valley Conference team.

    DiGesualdo, a senior, finished with 84 kills and a hitting percentage of .245. She had 21 aces and 57 total blocks for the Warriors.

    FHS was 11-12 this season, 5-9 in the conference.

  • Carbon Valley Fit-A-Thon set for Nov. 25

     The Carbon Valley Recreation Center is hosting a fit-a-thon from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 25.

    The event features previews of several of the rec center’s classes, such as boot camp, yoga, spinning and stability ball/core training. A goody bag from Max Muscle goes to the first 25 people to register. There will be door-prize drawings, too.

  • Fall Clean-Up Day Sept. 27 in Fort Lupton

    Fall Clean-Up Day, set for 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Public Works Shop at 800 12th Ave. in Fort Lupton, offers residents a convenient opportunity to dispose of unused household items and yard debris (No household trash, concrete, Freon based appliances, or electronics will be accepted; some items may require a fee). There is a suggested donation of $10, and there is a $5 fee for each tire dropped off.

  • Cross training sign-ups end Feb. 3

    Fort Lupton’s cross-training class is open for registration. The deadline is Feb. 3, and the cost is $40.

    Sessions run from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays through Feb. 27. The fee includes various types of exercise programs. The instructor, Lacie Reckard, said she scales load and intensity but there are no changes to the program.

    Call 303-857-4200 with any questions.

  • Women on Weights class at the Fort Lupton rec center

    Here’s a chance for women to learn to lift weights under the direction of a certified personal trainer.

    Women on Weights comes to the Fort Lupton Recreation Center for twice-weekly sessions starting Jan. 7.

    The class is limited to eight participants. It meets Tuesdays and Thursdays through Jan. 30.

    The fee is $40, and the registration deadline is Jan. 6. Call 303-857-4200.

  • Fort Lupton scoreboard – March 28

    Girls soccer

    Valley nipped Fort Lupton 2-1 in Gilcrest March 23.  Ariana Zavalas scored for the Bluedevils.

    Baseball

    Weld Central blanked the Bluedevils 10-0 in the first of a home-and-home series March 26 in Keenesburg. Manny Ledezma had the Bluedevils' only hit. Jovany Carfio-Portillo, Daulton Wilkinson and Alex Ries had the RBIs for Weld Central. Fort Lupton didn't help its cause with four errors, which led to six unearned runs.

  • Fort Lupton rec center pool, spa to close March 8 for maintenance

    Fort Lupton rec center news: the pool and spa will be closed from 5:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 8 for maintenance.
     

  • Archie Suniga takes over as Fort Lupton girls soccer coach

    Archie Suniga is the new coach for the Bluedevils’ girls soccer team. He takes over for Michael Pineda, whose contract was not renewed earlier this spring.

    Suniga will continue as the head coach for the boys program, a position he’s held the past five seasons.