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City Recreation, Aug. 9

B.C. Kids claim basketball title

On July 30, The B.C. Kids men’s basketball team came up from the loser’s bracket to defeat the No. 1 seed, Woodbury Law, in the Boulder City Parks and Recreation Department’s summer league. Ryan McQuillan shot the game-winning 3-pointer with two seconds to go to clinch the 50-47 win.

B.C. Kids had to win three games in a row to claim the title. They beat Boulder Dam Credit Union 65-56 in the first game. They easily maneuvered past Woodbury Law in the championship game, giving Woodbury Law its first loss of the tournament, said Kelly Lehr, sports coordinator. The two teams had to meet again, with both teams having one loss.

With big scoring from Dave Randall (11 points per game) and Jordan Peel (11 points per game) from Woodbury Law and McQuillan (13 points per game), James Wilson (13 points per game) and Mike Hernandez (17 points per game) from B.C. Kids, the game remained a tie until the final seconds.

The next men’s basketball league is scheduled to begin Jan. 3. Games will be played Tuesdays and Thursdays through the beginning of March.

Knights help with hockey clinic

The recreation department held its Golden Knights Youth Hockey Clinic on July 31 in the gymnasiums at the recreation center. The Golden Knights Youth Enrichment program provided a free clinic to last season’s floor hockey participants, with each child receiving a hockey stick and ball.

Additionally, Chance, the Knights’ mascot, played with the children, while the team’s youth staff provided instruction for an hour and a half, Lehr said.

The parks and recreation department provided Golden Knights Clinic T-shirts; 76 children attended.

Registration open for fall sports

The parks and recreation department is gearing up for youth soccer season; games will begin in mid-September. Registration is being accepted.

A preliminary skill clinic will be held Saturday, Aug. 18, at Pratte soccer field at Veterans’ Memorial Park, 1650 Buchanan Blvd. The clinic for kindergartners will be held at 8 a.m.; first- and second-graders will gather at 9 a.m.; third- through fifth-graders will meet at 10 a.m., and sixth- through eight-graders will meet at 11 a.m.

The adult coed and adult men’s fall leagues will begin in September, as will the women’s fall volleyball league. A meeting for those interested in playing softball will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 23, in the recreation center, 900 Arizona St. The women’s volleyball meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, in the recreation center.

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Continuing their dynasty, Boulder City High School boys volleyball won their fourth consecutive 3A state championship Tuesday, defeating rival Virgin Valley 3-0 on May 14 at Sunrise Mountain High School.

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Lady Eagles remain hot going into state tourney

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Inexperienced team surprising many

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Another strong showing by girls track

Owning their home meet on April 24, Boulder City High School girls track and field dominated the event, winning 13 of 18 events to finish with a team score of 193 points.

Volleyball stays perfect in league action

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Lady Eagles increase streak to eight

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BCHS volleyball picks up 3 late-season wins

Continuing their dominant stretch of play, Boulder City High School boys volleyball won a trio of games this week to advance to 21-6 on the season.