WXPort
Home
News
Obituaries
Sports
Advertisers
Community
Classifieds
Advertising Rates
Subscriptions
Contact us
Purchase a photo
Celebration Forms
Links
Submit Event
Submit News
Site Search


Advanced Search
Search Sponsored




home : sports : sports Monday, May 30, 2016

8/17/2013 Email this articlePrint this article 
Central's annual Saber Dash & Bash set for Saturday, Aug. 24

By Ross Eberhart
Sports editor

With class back in session for most of the area schools, you can pretty much put summer in the books and begin looking ahead to fall.

The Central Sabers will celebrate the unofficial start of their fall sports season with the 2013 Saber Dash and Bash on Saturday, August 24.

The bustling day will open with the fifth running of the Saber Dash - a 5K run/walk that will start and finish at the high school.

Registration and packet pick-up for the race will be 7-7:45 a.m. in the high school atrium, while the start is scheduled for 8 a.m.

Awards will be given to the top-three finishers of men and women age division with other awards being given to the overall winners.

After the race, fans will have a chance to meet this year's Sabers as all fall sports programs will be introduced at approximately 9:30 a.m.

The Central football team will be taking part in a scrimmage with Davenport West the night before, so the Saber Bowl, which kicks off at 10 a.m., will have a different format.

The freshman members of the football team will scrimmage, while the sophomore and varsity teams work on special teams.

The Saber varsity volleyball team, meanwhile, will host their own scrimmage also starting at 10.


Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

Note: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number is for our use only, and will not be attached to your comment.
Name:
Telephone:
E-mail:
Passcode: This form will not send your comment unless you copy exactly the passcode seen below into the text field. This is an anti-spam device to help reduce the automated email spam coming through this form.

Please copy the passcode exactly
- it is case sensitive.
Message:
   
Like us on facebook


 

The Observer • Founded in 1864
“Pledged but to truth, liberty, and law;
no favors win us and no fears shall awe.”

512 Seventh St., PO Box 49, DeWitt, IA 52742 • 563-659-3121
Copyright 2016, DeWitt Observer Publishing Co.
 Software © 1998-2016 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved