Big Valley’s Cass Mappin was invited to Columbus Blue Jackets rookie camp, he flew to Columbus on Sept. 3. After completing the rookie tournament at Traverse City, he was invited to stay for their main camp. Cass is still at camp having the honour of skating with Rick Nash, R.J. Umberger and goal tender Steve Mason.
Crib will be starting again on Sunday, Oct. 4, at 1 p.m. every Sunday at the Big Valley Hotel.
Adult volleyball will start on Sept. 22 and will run until April. It will be on Tuesday nights at 7:30 p.m. at the school gymnasium. Contact Ariane 403-876-2012 for more information.
The Oil Kings held their meeting last week and it was decided that there was enough support to see the team continue in Big Valley. Don’t forget to get in on the game squares for home games. You can contact Alana 403-876-2247 for more information.
There was a good turnout for the “Day and Night Golf” on Saturday. This was the second night golf this year, with the first being a straight night golf. There was a chip off between Paul Jensen and Marion Annabelle, John Palmer and Cliff Ross with Paul and Marion taking first. There was a break between the first 9 holes and night golf for hot dogs and hamburgers.
Not much news as I spent most of the week nursing the flu.