Times Sports Correspondent
Want to be an active part of the local high school sports scene? The Gloucester Daily Times is looking for a part-time sports correspondent. If interested contact sports editor Nick Curcuru and email@example.com or 978-283-7000 ext. 3444.
GFAA Golf Day at Bass Rocks
The Gloucester Fishermen Athletic Association and the Bass Rocks Golf Club are teaming up to provide a Golf Day on Oct. 7 to aid the GFAA’s efforts supporting Gloucester’s student athletes.
In addition to a great day of golf there is a chance to win a new car for a hole-in-one on the 13th hole and prizes for the male and female winners of a long drive contest and closest to the pin. Prizes are sponsored by The Sudbay Motor Group, Cape Ann Savings Bank, Rockport National Bank, Timberline and Jenn and Tim Oakes.
Tee times for foursomes are available from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and can be reserved by calling Favazza Johnson Insurance Agency at 978-283-0016. Please do not call Bass Rocks Golf Club. The cost is $320 per foursome and includes golf and cart. Proper dress is required.
Ravenswood Trail Race
The 10th Annual Ravenswood Trail Race will take place on Sunday October 20th.
To register go to the Team Gloucester web page (teamgloucester.com) or applications are available at Lone Gull Coffee and Palazola’s Sporting Goods.
There is no post registration and the race is capped at 175 runners.
The 1st annual Essex County Elementary XC Invitational will take place on Saturday, Nov. 9 (10 a.m.) at the Gannon Golf Course in Lynn. Individual and team entries are welcome, the school does not need to have a formal cross country program or team to be eligible. All students in grades 1-5 elementary schools of Essex County and those communties not in Essex County but are members of the Merrimack Valley, Northeastern Conference or the Cape Ann League are eligible to compete. For more information and registration forms contact Joe Abelon at 781-593-6562 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Lisa Nerich of Lynn Parks and Recreation at 781-477-7096 or 781-268-8000.