Sports update 01-21-11

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Beginning fencing course registration is open

A beginning fencing course will start Feb. 1.
The beginning fencing class is designed for those with no previous fencing experience. Instruction will focus on footwork and basic blade control. Emphasis will be on the foil.
All necessary fencing equipment is provided.
Interested participants must be 10 years of age or older. Class size is limited.
For more information, call Tom Hill at 672-1058.

K of C to host free throw contest Jan. 30

The Knights of Columbus, Council #3137, will hold its annual local free throw contest.
The K of C Free Throw Championship will be held Jan. 30 at Griffith Gymnasium. Competition starts at 1 p.m.
The competition, for boys and girls ages 10-14, is free of charge, but participants must have written parental consent.
Winners at the local level can advance to district, state and international competition.
Registration will take place at 12:30 p.m. at Griffith Gym.
For more information, call Roger Anaya at 670-6717.

Racquetball league starts Feb. 14 at YMCA

The Family YMCA of Los Alamos is currently accepting registrations for its adult racquetball league.
The league is designed so that participants may play at a mutually convenient time for players each week.
Registration is open to anyone 16 and older. The season runs from Feb. 14-April 30 and ends in a tournament.
Price for participation is $27 for YMCA members, $43 for nonmembers. Scholarships may be available from the United Way of Northern New Mexico.
Registration continues through Feb. 5.
For more information, call 662-3100.

Lobo volleyball camp sign-ups open

The University of New Mexico is accepting registrations for its 2011 volleyball summer camp.
The camp will be held at the Johnson Center in Albuquerque. Registration is open at GoLobos.com. Campers registering early can save $25 off the price of advanced skills, setters and libero camps.
For more information, contact Jordie Hadfield at 505-277-0102 or e-mail unmvbcamps@yahoo.com.