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Volunteer coaches still needed for fall season

8/29/2012

More coaches still are needed for this fall's Hays Recreation Commission slate of youth sports.

More coaches still are needed for this fall's Hays Recreation Commission slate of youth sports.

According to HRC personnel, more than 300 youth have signed up to play soccer this fall, in addition to approximately 170 for flag football and 120 for volleyball.

HRC Superintendent Roger Bixenman said Tuesday afternoon approximately 50 head coaches still are needed for the fall season.

Still needing coaches are both age groups (6- to 8-year-olds and 9- to 12-year-olds) in flag football, fourth-fifth grade volleyball and three age groups for both boys and girls in soccer: 5- to 6-year-olds, as well as 7 to 8 and 9 to 10.

To volunteer to help coach or to find out more information about the programs, email Youth Sports Director Keith Smith at keith@haysrec.org or Bixenman at roger@haysrec or call the HRC at (785) 623-2650.

* DIANE GASPER-O'BRIEN