Deer check stations open
AREAWIDE — Hunters are reminded that many deer check stations are open during the archery and firearm segments of the whitetailed deer hunting season that is ongoing through Dec. 31. The firearm deer season opens Monday, Nov. 15 statewide. Deer check stations offer state wildlife biologists to help age deer, check for overall health and answer questions hunters may have on the deer herd in their hunting areas. To find specific locations, log on to www.michigan.gov/mdnre. — L.P.
Friday’s the night for fun
FLINT TWP. — Kids ages 7-11 are invited to Carman-Ainsworth High School 6:30-9 p.m. Oct. 29 for a swim and gym night. The event features a variety of activities including swimming, basketball, kickball, board games, crafts, music, socializing and pizza. The event is just for kids; all students must be checked in and out by a parent and/or guardian.
Cost is $8 (no refunds). Attendees must register by Oct. 27. No registrations will be taken at the door, and all kids must be picked up by 9 p.m. Details or to register: Call 810-591- 3600. — N.B.
Don’t get left out of the action
GRAND BLANC TWP. — The Genesee Fieldhouse is offering several athletic leagues that start at the end of Oct., including youth baseball, softball, soccer and flag football. Also available are adult leagues for mens’, womens’ and co-ed soccer, mens’ flag football and mens’ and co-ed softball. Details: 810-655- 2200 or www.geneseefieldhouse.com. — M.S.
Loggers gear available for purchase
LAPEER — The Lapeer Loggers, proud members of the All American Hockey League, announced that the team is searching for a Superfan. Candidates must be season ticket holders who expect to attend at least 90 percent of the Loggers’ home games. The Superfan will be responsible for ringing in every Logger goal during the inaugural season. To enter e-mail email@example.com and tell the Loggers why you should be the Superfan. Tickets for Loggers games can be purchased at the box office at 810-667-5122 or at www.lapeerloggers.com. — L.P.
Just in time for Christmas
LAPEER — The Lapeer Loggers All American Hockey Team has a variety of hockey wearables and memorabilia for sale online at www.lapeerloggers. com or at the pro shop inside the Lapeer Polar Palace. Game jerseys, Lumber Jack Jackets in red and black plaid, logo pucks, gloves and more are available for purchase. — L.P.
Second session nearing at Cage Sports
SWARTZ CREEK — Session 2 of the Cage leagues for boys and girls in grades 1-8 are about to take place at the Cage Sports complex. The session runs NOv. 6-Dec. 21 featuring 10 games plus playoffs. Team fee is $750, with full payment, rosters and waivers due by Oct. 23. For the complete breakdown of age groups and dates games are played, log on to www.cagesports.com. — L.P.
Have an item for print?
FLINT TOWNSHIP — If you have a short you’d like printed in paper, send the details to
Sports Editor Lisa Paine at lpaine@mihomepaper.
com, including date, location, details and contact number for more information. Deadline for submissions is Monday at noon.. Photos are considered as long as they are high resolution, unedited and in JPG or BMP format.
If you have a story idea on a college athlete, current coach or volunteer relating to sports, we’d like to hear from you also. All story ideas are considered at the discretion of the editors. — L.P.
High school football standings
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