Sports Briefs October 3
Grizzlies Soccer program next two Fridays
The McMinnville girls soccer team is hosting a two week camp for boys and girls ages three and four.
The two sessions will be Oct. 6 and Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at Baker Field. If it’s raining, the sessions will be moved to the high school white gym.
The cost for the two weekends is $35 and includes a T-shirt. To pre-register, pick up a registration form at a district building and mail with payment or $25 deposit to Adam Howard at 1846 NW 8th St., McMinnville, OR 97128. Please make checks payable to McMinnville Girls Soccer.
Willamina fundraiser set for Oct. 12 at WHS
The Willamina Bulldog Roundup and auction is Oct. 12 and will be held at Willamina High School.
Doors open at 5 p.m. Ticket prices are $25 for individuals and $40 for couples. It is $150 for a table of eight. Tickets are available at the WHS office, high school athletic events or by contacting Jerry Buczynski at 503-876-2789. You can also contact Angela Fasana at 503-560-3737.
Credit cards are accepted at the WHS office and on the night of the event.
S.I. writer Ballard to visit Linfield Oct. 10
Chris Ballard, senior writer at Sports Illustrated, will speak about writing, sports and his new book, “One Shot at Forever: A Small Town, An unlikely Coach and One Magical Baseball Season,” at 6 p.m. Oct. 10 in the Austin Reading Room in Nicholson Library at Linfield College. The reading is free and open to the public. For more information, call Susan Barnes Whyte, 503-883-2517, email@example.com.