Sports briefs: March 2
Park City Water Polo
The Park City Water Polo club’s spring season begins March 4 at the Ecker Hill Middle School pool. The club has invited high school and junior high students to try water polo for free by joining practice between March 4 and 8. Practices are on Monday, Tuesday Thursday and Friday from 3-5 p.m. Players ages 8 to 14 can come to the youth practice on Monday and Friday from 6:30-8 p.m. Coach Josh Loyens will help newcomers at the practices.
Hoop Classic Basketball Tournament
Basin Recreation is hosting the two-day, three-on-three Hoop Classic basketball tournament for third-through-eighth graders. The tournament starts on Friday, March 8, from 4 through 8:30 p.m. and runs through Saturday, March 9 through10 a.m. and 3 p.m. at The Fieldhouse. Registration costs $60 per team. Learn more and register at basinrecreation.org.
Fun Over Fifty Snowshoe Hike
In Basin Recreation’s Fun Over Fifty snowshoe hike, participants will hike trails in the Uinta Mountains on Friday, March 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. This, hike for participants ages 50 and up, is approximately four miles long and is considered moderate in difficulty. The registration cost is $15 and includes transportation. Learn more and register at basinrecreation.org.
Pre- and Postpartum Yoga
The PC MARC offers a pre- and postpartum yoga workshop designed for new and expecting moms. Classes run every Tuesday, 6-7 p.m., through March 19. Full session registration or drop-ins available. Visit parkcityrecreation.org or call 435-615-5400 for more information.
Lacrosse registration open
Park City Youth Lacrosse has opened registration for the 2019 spring season. To get information about the upcoming season and to register, go to parkcitylacrosse.org and click on “Youth Registration.” The deadline to register is March 11.
Shallow Water Lifeguard Training
Basin Recreation is hosting a Red Cross Shallow Water Lifeguard Training for participants ages 15 and up to learn rescue techniques in water five to seven feet deep. Topics include water rescue skills, surveillance and recognition, first aid, breathing and cardiac emergencies, CPR, AED and more. There will be a mandatory pre-screen testing on March 19 at 6:30 p.m. at the PC Aquatic Center (Ecker Hill Middle School). The course runs from April 16 to May 4 and meets Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., and Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Classes will meet at The Fieldhouse and PC Aquatic Center. The cost is $90. Learn more and register at basinrecreation.org.
The Park City High School girls golf team took second in the Class 4A state championship tournament on Thursday. It was the team’s fifth consecutive time as runner-up.