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Sports Announcements: Woodbury volleyball club tryouts, Community Education winter sports sign-up and more

Woodbury volleyball club junior tryouts

Registration is now open for 2013-2014 Woodbury Volleyball Club Junior Tryouts. Ages 12s, 13s, & 14s will be held Monday, Oct. 28, and Tuesday, Oct. 29. Ages 15, 16, & 17 will be held Monday, Nov. 11 and Tuesday, Nov. 12. For more information visit and click on sports then volleyball.

East Ridge cheer team selling Nickelodeon Universe unlimited ride wristbands

Looking for something fun to do over MEA? Need a last minute birthday gift? Why not get Nickelodeon Universe unlimited ride wristbands? They never expire and are good for a whole day of fun plus they support the East Ridge cheer team. The East Ridge Cheer boosters are selling the wristbands for $23 each - a $10 discount off the regular price - and will be available all year. Please contact Jennifer Gullickson at with questions or to purchase.

Woodbury gymnastics meeting Oct. 25

The Woodbury High School gymnastics program is hosting a gymnast and family information meeting on Friday, Oct. 25 at 6:30 p.m. at the Woodbury High School Lecture Hall.

Community Education winter sports sign-up

Winter is quickly approaching and District 833 Community Education is gearing up for its Middle School Athletics Program. Brochures were dropped off at Cottage Grove, Lake, Oltman, and Woodbury middle schools during the first week of October. Sports include: Seventh and eighth grade boys and girls basketball and boys wrestling (grades 6-8). Registrations will be on a first come first serve basis. Please read carefully for starting dates, fees, and transportation details. For more information please contact Community Education at 651-458-6600 or check us out on our website at

Woodbury High School dance team tryout Oct. 23

The Woodbury High School competition dance team will be having tryouts for the upcoming season on Wednesday, Oct. 23. More information is available on the Woodbury High School activities website.

Hale to the Bird 5K fundraiser run Thanksgiving morning

The fourth Hale to the Bird 5K run, benefiting the Friends In Need Food Shelf, will be held 9 a.m. Thanksgiving day (Thursday, Nov. 28) at Hamlet Park in Cottage Grove. The race is open everyone no matter what age or skill - the event is for both walkers and runners. Cost is $20 before Nov. 8 and $30 after Nov. 8, including on race day. Proceeds of the event go to The Friends In Need Food Shelf. Visit for registration information or (search for Hale to the Bird 5K) to register online.

Patrick Johnson
Patrick Johnson has been the South Washington County Bulletin’s sports editor since 2008. He reports on and oversees coverage of high school and amateur sports in south Washington County and Woodbury. Prior to joining the Bulletin, Johnson worked for other Twin Cities suburban newspapers. He is a University of Minnesota graduate.
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