Volleyball clinics and a golf tournament are on the August calendar for the Utah Salt Lake Area Sports Committee of the LDS Church.A volleyball officials clinic will be held Tuesday, Aug. 18, and Thursday, Aug. 20, from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Olympus Stake Center, 4500 S. 2700 East. Officials, coaches and players are welcome. Tuesday's session will be on rules, referee hand signals and scorekeeping; hands-on training and demonstrations will occur Thursday.A clinic for volleyball players and coaches will be 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Aug. 22, on the University of Utah volleyball court, in room HPER-101 on campus. U. coach Beth
- Launiere and members of the 2008 Mountain West Conference champion Ute volleyball team will participate.For information on any of the volleyball events, contact, Brian Tingey, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 801-703-1334.A Mormon area golf tournament will be held Saturday, Aug. 29, for the first 54 foursomes to register. Contact Ray Goodson, email@example.com, 801-455-2644.See the schedule for August events.The August newsletter of the Utah Salt Lake Area sports committee includes:A story from President Spencer W. Kimball about as a boy having to leave beloved basketball games because it was milking time.
- An explanation of the purpose of church sports programs, priesthood-leader responsibilities and expectations for good sportsmanship.
See the Utah Salt Lake City Area Sports committee's August newsletter.NEWSLETTER ARCHIVE:July 2009June 2009May 2009April 2009March 2009February 2009January 2009December 2008November 2008October 2008September 2008April 2008March 2008