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(CNA photo by LARRY PETERSON)
State award: Former Creston pitcher Madison Frain holds the 100 Game Winner plaque she received from the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union prior to the Class 4A state championship game Friday at Rogers Sports Complex in Fort Dodge. Frain, now pitching at the University of South Dakota, finished with a high school record of 148-31.

Cross country camp

The Creston Panther 2013 Cross Country Camp will be held Aug. 5-6 at Creston High School.

The camp will be put on by the cross country high school and middle school coaching staff. It will cover all aspects on running.

It is open to any one in grades 6-12 interested in running free of charge and no early registration is required.

Participants are asked to be dressed ready to run and meet in front of the high school.

Camp time is 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

For any questions, contact Pat Schlapia, 782-5645.

Baseball banquet

The Creston High School baseball banquet will be held 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 4, in the high school commons.

Families attending are asked to bring two covered dishes and table service. Gatorade will be provided.

Volleyball camp

The Creston Panthers 2013 Volleyball Camp will be held Aug. 5-8 at Creston High School.

The camp will be directed by Polly Luther, Creston head volleyball coach, and Jessie McClellan, assistant volleyball coach.

The four-day camp will feature a variety of skills and instruction, specialized fundamental training, team building and team development to prepare for the 2013 season.

Expected attire is shorts, T-shirt, volleyball or clean tennis shoes and kneepads (if you own them).

Camp times are 8:30 to 10 a.m, for grades 3-5; 10 to 11:30 a.m. for grades 6-8; and 1-3:30 p.m. for grades 9-12.

Cost is $35 for grades 3-8 and $45 for grades 9-12. Checks are payable to Creston Volleyball.

Registration forms can be picked up at the high school office, or at registration on the first day of camp.

Youth soccer

Registration for Creston Park and Recreation youth soccer will be held Aug. 1-23.

Games for grades kindergarten-8 will begin Sept. 7 at the Bill Sears Complex East and West fields. Cost is $20 for one child, $32 for two children, $40 for three children and $45 for four or more children from the same family. Fee includes a league T-shirt.

Coaches will contact players assigned to their team the week of Aug. 26.

Forms and entry fees can be mailed to the Creston Park and Recreation Department, 116 W. Adams Street, P.O. Box 449, Creston, IA 50801, or turned in to the office in the restored Creston Depot.

For more information, call 782-2000 ext. 2.

Women’s volleyball

Registration for the Creston Park and Recreation Department women’s volleyball league will be held Aug. 1-30. Fee is $150 per team.

Registrations can be turned in to the Park and Recreation office, room 104 of the restored Creston Depot.

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