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WCER, Ridgewater holding football clinic

Willmar Community Education and Recreation and Ridgewater College are hosting a drills and skills football clinic on Mondays from Sept. 9-30 for kids in grades K-6.

The clinics run from 6-7:15 p.m. at the soccer complex on the western edge of Roosevelt Elementary. The fee is $30 and the instructors will be Ridgewater coaches and players. Participants will also receive free admission to the Warriors’ Sept. 14 home game along with a coupon for a free pop and hot dog at the game.

Call 320-231-8490 to register or for more information.

Snow sets summer record at Olivia GC

Greg Snow, the pro at the Olivia Golf Club, shot a course record 6-under 30 on Aug. 13 during Men’s Night.

Snow, who had shot a 31 three times previously, started with an eagle on No. 1 and filled out his card with three pars, three birdies and another eagle against a single bogey.

He played the round with Tom Osthus and Corey Buchtel.

Eagle Creek Golf Course Memorial Sunday

Golfers are encouraged to sign up for the Eagle Creek Memorial Tournament on Sunday at Willmar, a five-person shamble.

The fee is $40 for members and $60 for non-members.

Contact the pro shop at 320-235-1166 to sign up or for more information.

North Star College Cup to be held Jan. 24-25

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The new college hockey tournament featuring all five of Minnesota’s Division I programs now has a name.

Organizers revealed on Thursday that the tournament will be called the North Star College Cup. The inaugural tournament will be held Jan. 24-25 at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. The name was chosen with input from the head coaches and administrators of all five schools and with a fan vote.

Minnesota State, Mankato, St. Cloud State, Minnesota and Minnesota-Duluth will all face off at the event. Bemijdi State will be idle this year.

The two semifinals will be played on the 24th and the championship game will be played the next night. The Golden Gophers will face St. Cloud State in one semifinal while Minnesota State will play UMD in the other.