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UCHS baseball tryouts set for Sat. morning

Tryouts for next season’s Union City High School baseball team will be held Saturday morning at 8:30 at Elam Stadium.
All players — including those who were on the Tornado squad this past year — must try out, according to UC head coach Jeremy Maddox.
Prospective players should dress according, in baseball pants, sleeves and a hat.

Civitan event pairings
start Friday night

Pairings for the Union City Civitan Tennis Tournament — to be played at the UC Middle School courts starting Friday and running through Saturday — have been announced.
Opening round play is as follows:
Friday — 6:30 p.m.
D. Harris vs. J. Thomas; B. Dahnke vs. K. McCall; G. Parnell vs. T. Sigmon; L. Ferrer vs. C. Shanks; M. Durroch vs. A. Oliver; C. Treece/E. Bearden vs. J. Roberts/K. Kuipper.
Friday — 8 p.m.
D. Bearden/M. Bearden vs. B. Phelps/C. Shanks; D. East/R. Null vs. B. Dahnke/G. Parnell; A. Moore/M.B. Gunn vs. M. Durroch/L. Ferrer; D. Hurst/J. Roberts vs. G. Shanklin/B. Thomason; E. Plunk/C. Blanchard vs. G. Bruff/L. Jenkins.
Saturday — 9 a.m.
B. McCall vs. B. Brown; B. Phelps vs. TBA; K. Morgan vs. J. Kuberski; S. Critchlow vs. M. Jaeger; E. Plunk vs. T. Yeager; D. Ferrer vs. C. Blanchard.
Saturday — 11 a.m.
J. Lundberg vs. TBA; D. Hurst vs. TBA; G. Parnell vs. K. McCall; T. Sigman vs. B. Dahnke; A. Moore vs. TBA; K. Knipper vs. TBA.
Saturday — 2 p.m.
B. Phelps/M. Jaeger vs. TBA; J. Kuberski/S. Harpole vs. TBA; D. East/R. Null vs. R. Clark/S. Rhenberg.
Saturday — 4 p.m.
M. Durroch/L. Feffer vs. N. Commus/S. Kirk; B. McCall/K. McCall vs. D. Jones/D. Atkins; S. Rhenberg/J. Miller vs. TBA; S. Gilliam/M. Gilliam vs. TBA; S. Critchlow/M. King vs. B. Dahnke/S. Humphries.

Blisting 10-under par
wins PMCC scramble

Poplar Meadows Country Club held its weekly scramble Wednesday with the winning team shooting 10-under par.
The top group included John Hale, Don Lyerly, Houston Haag, Terry Simon and Ken Garrigan.
Placing second at 7-under was a team that included Sydney Chappell, Jim Baker, Amos Davis, Greg Dunn and Tiger Haag.
The scramble, which is held each Wednesday, is $10 for members and $15 for non-members and includes dinner.
Participants are asked to call 885-3650 by 3 p.m. each Wednesday to sign up. Published in The Messenger 7.26.12

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