Sports news and notes around Polk County

The 13th Annual TLC golf tourney is Sept. 10.


Dallas' United States Tennis Association Junior Tennis team finished sixth of 16 teams recently in the Northwest Championships at the Tualatin Tennis Center. Team members were Caleb Gillette, Allie Gillette, Skyler Holstad, Zach Foster, Lily Cudmore and Bethany Steele.

The 13th Annual TLC Food Bank Golf Tournament will be played Sept. 10 at Cross Creek Golf Course

. The entry fee for the four-player scramble is $60 per player. Play begins at 8 a.m. Proceeds benefit the Dallas Food Bank. For more information: TLC, 503-623-2333; David McGuffey, 503-623-3927.

Carmen McClintock of Dallas placed in five events July 9-10 in the Oregon State Games Track & Field Championships at Mt. Hood Community College

. McClintock earned gold medals in the women's senior division in shot put, javelin, discus, 50 and 100-meter runs. McClintock then joined more than 10,000 athletes Aug. 4-7 in the U.S. Games of America in San Diego. She captured bronze medals in the discus and 100.

The Second Annual Dallas Community Tennis Tournament will be played Sept. 30-Oct. 2

. Matches will be played at the high school and at the Dallas Aquatic Center. The tourney is a fund raiser for the DHS tennis program. The entry fee is $15 for singles and $10 (per player) for doubles. The entry deadline is Sept. 28. There will be no day-of-match registration. For more information or entry forms: Dallas boys coach Erich Berg, 503-313-4860.

The Salem Football Officials Association is looking for officials for the 2011 season

. The SFOA provides officials for high school games in the mid-Willamette Valley. Training is provided. Weekly meetings begin in August. For more information, SFOA commissioner Ken Woods,, 503-623-8143, 504-871-0056.

Registration is under way for Central Youth Sports football

. Registration is held Wednesdays from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. in the Talmadge Middle School cafeteria. Registration also will be held at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 17-18 at Central Football Camp. Grades 2-4 play flag football, and the cost is $60. Grades 4-6 play tackle football, and the cost is $100. For more information: CYS, 503-838-4013.

The Monmouth-Independence Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament will be played Saturday, Aug. 27 at Cross Creek Golf Course

. Registration begins at 7 a.m. Play in the four-man scramble begins with an 8 a.m. shotgun start. The entry fee is $75 per player. For more information or a registration form:, 503-838-4268.

Season tickets for the Western Oregon 2011 football season are on sale

. The Wolves have four home games in 2011, and season-ticket packages start at $55 or $45 for WOU faculty or staff. For more information: Michael Feuling, 503-838-8449,

Central Youth Sports is located at Talmadge Middle School in Independence.

CYS office hours are Wednesdays from 6 p.m-8 p.m. The CYS phone number is 503-838-4013. The CYS website is


Kids, Inc.

is located at 187 SW Court St

. The Kids Inc. phone number is 503-623-6419. The Kids, Inc. website is and the e-mail address is

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