Get your heads in the sand

Volleyball season is getting close, so get prepared now

From the desk of Shane Hyde a reminder time is running out for teams to register for Oceanside Outdoor Sports’ beach volleyball leagues due to start up May 8.

For more information go to www.oceansideoutdoorsport.com.

“The adult co-ed triples league is Wednesdays from 6:30 to 9-ish starting May 9. The league runs for eight weeks and the cost is $50 per person. Like always the adult session is followed by a social held at the Rod and Gun. We already have close to 40 teams registered without our annual e-mail sent out so do not wait to register.

The youth league will start, May 8 at 6:30 p.m. The youth league will feature a youth doubles division for athletes from 12-17. The cost is also $50 per person.

 

Both leagues had over 70 teams for the third year in a row last year; “we had a wait list and were forced to send teams away, so register early,” reminds Hyde.

 

 

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