Sports Briefs

Mac Parks and Rec hosts adult coed sports

Get active this fall! Registration is open for Coed Volleyball and Coed Soccer (5-on-5). 

Both leagues are open to adults over 18. Volleyball games are played at Duniway Middle School on Monday and Wednesday evenings. Soccer games are played at Joe Dancer Park on Sunday afternoons.

Information sheets and rosters are available online at: http://www.ci.mcminnville.or.us/city/departments/parks-a-recreation-recreational-sports/ or at the McMinnville Community Center, 600 N.E. Evans St. in McMinnville.

Registration deadlines are Sept. 5 for coed soccer and Sept. 9 for coed volleyball.


Mac Parks and Rec holds soccer sign-ups

Kindergarten through 6th-grade soccer players can register now for the McMinnville Parks and Recreation department’s fall soccer season.

Separate boys’ and girls’ leagues will be set up by grade. The fall season runs from Saturday, Sept. 19 to Saturday, Nov. 7. Games are played at Joe Dancer Park in McMinnville.

Kindergarten and first-graders will play 4-on-4, and 2nd- through 6th-graders will play 6-on-6. No preschool players. Registration deadline is Saturday, Aug. 29. Register or online at https://apm.activecommunities.com/mcminnvilleparksandrec/Home or in person at the McMinnville Community Center, 600 N.E. Evans St in McMinnville.


Amity, Sheridan square off in fundraiser

Amity High School’s softball team and Sheridan High School’s boys basketball program will host the Inaugural Amity vs. Sheridan Golf Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 12 at Bayou Golf Course in McMinnville.

Play starts at 9 a.m. with a nine hole, two person scramble format and three divisions: Men, women and Co-Ed. An additional overall score will be tallied for each city; participants do not need to be residents of either Amity or Sheridan.

Registration is $35 and includes a barbecue lunch following the tournament.

To register, contact James Denton at 503-857-5402.


Mac Parks and Rec hosts clinic/cleat swap

McMinnville Parks and Recreation will host a free soccer clinic and cleat swap Saturday, Sept. 12, at Joe Dancer Park.

Those with old cleats to exchange can drop them off at the McMinnville Community Center, and those in need of new cleats can pick up a pair starting at 11:30 a.m., on Sept. 12., with the clinic starting at noon. New cleats for those without a pair to exchange are $5.

For more information, contact the McMinnville Community Center, 600 N.E. Evans St. in McMinnville.


Local rugby clubs holding registration

Registration for the West Valley Panthers Rugby Club’s fall sevens for high school boys and girls is now open.

Registration is $80 and can be completed at the rugbyoregon.com website. For more  information, contact boys coach Trevor DaSilva at Dasilvat@ycschools.com or girls head coach Jeremy Moore at Moorefam9712@comcast.net.