Sports & Outdoors
Stitch in Time
Volleyball camps this week:
Junior volleyball camp runs Wednesday through
Friday, June 12-14, from 8:30-11:30 a.m. at
Bonners Ferry High School. The junior camp is
for girls entering grades four through eight.
Kids shine at Hershey track
A bunch of kids gathered at the Bonners Ferry
High School track May 23 for this years' Hershey
Track Meet, sponsored by Boundary County Parks
and Rec, and a good number of them qualified for
the state meet July 6 in Rexburg.
Mushball tourney to
benefit Julie Eby:
A mushball tournament will be held beginning at
8 a.m. Saturday, June 8, at the Riverside Park
ball fields, and all proceeds will benefit Julie
Eby, Bonners Ferry, who is going through
treatment for breast cancer.
New game in town:
There’s a new game in town! Perched twenty feet
above hole number nine, a huge bucket of golf
balls will be released in a cascading ball
free-for-all during Fry Healthcare Foundation’s
fifth Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, June 14,
at Mirror Lake Golf Course.
girls meet new coach:
The Bonners Ferry High School varsity girls
basketball team had the opportunity to meet
their new head coach for next season for the
first time today, and he's a
certified sports fanatic who has long been
active in North Idaho athletics.
Salmon fishing to close on
part of river:
Fishing for adult Chinook salmon in the lower
Salmon River from the U.S. Highway 95 Time Zone
Bridge upstream to the mouth of Shorts Creek
will close at the end of fishing Sunday, June 2,
according to Idaho Fish and Game.
Badgers one game short of
The Badger baseball team endured a rough season
all year but never gave up the fight, missing
the state tournament for a second straight year
by one game. The Badgers finished the season
11-12 overall last Saturday, losing to Priest
River in the winner to state game.
fishing already open for fun: The general fishing season in Idaho, often
referred to by anglers as "stream season,"
opened the Saturday before Memorial Day for many
years. A few years ago that changed, and most
streams are now open all year.
football begins soon:
Badger football spring practices for players in
eighth thru 11th grades start at 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday, May 28.
doesn't speak for Badger girls:
Districts are over, softball is done for another
year, and the weather is finally beautiful. On
Thursday, May 2, Bonners played number one seed
Kellogg in the first district playoff game.
Golfers needed! The Fry Healthcare Foundation's fifth-annual
golf tournament is right around the corner, and
duffers are in demand ... and you don't have to
be a Tiger or an Arnie to contribute and have
fun! The tourney gets off to a shotgun start at
Mirror Lake Golf Course, Bonners Ferry, at noon Friday, June 14.
While the full list
of finishers in Sunday's 2013 Bloomsday has yet to be
released, a lot of Boundary County folks both made the
trip to Spokane and crossed the finish line, including
theSse familiar folks (l-r) Tacy Chouinard, Serenity Rose
Winey, Sydney Chouinard, Cale Chouinard, Sabrina Winey,
Hailey Chouinard and Pam Hamilton.