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Published: Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 2:58 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 3:23 a.m. CDT
Creston senior Ashley Harris concentrates on a pass. The combined practice and scrimmage with Woodward-Granger Thursday concluded the Panthers' four-day preseason camp. Official practices for fall sports begin Monday. Creston's volleyball opener is Sept. 2 at Norwalk.

Panther cards

Creston/O-M football players are selling Panther discount cards through Tuesday.

The cards contain sponsored discounts by local businesses that are good for one year. The cards are sold for $20 each. Funds raised through the promotion will go toward team meals on Thursdays, food on game nights and general supplies in the program.

For more information or request a purchase of a card, contact assistant coach Kevin Cooper by email at kcooper@crestonschools.org.

Golf event

The Creston/O-M football program is seeking golf teams for the annual Football Kickoff Cookout Golf Tournament to be held Aug. 23 at Crestmoor Golf Club.

Cost is $150 per three-person team ($50 per person). It includes 18 holes of tournament golf (including cart) and a supper ticket that night for the kickoff cookout. There will be hole prizes on each hole and flight prizes.

Tee time is mid-morning (to be announced).

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