Castor and area already looking forward to baseball

Castor Softball Umpire Clinic on May 6th at Gus Wetter School

By Natasha Bozek Recreation director

This Weekend’s Hockey Results: Castor IP 8 Coronation 8, Castor IP 2 Hughenden 18, Castor Novice 0 BRK1 5, Castor Novice 6 Forestburg 12, Castor Atom 7 Oyen 0, 3C’s PeeWee A 3 Red Deer 4, 3C’s PeeWee A 11 West Country 5, 3C’s PeeWee B 4 RMAA 4, 3C’s PeeWee B 5 Olds 8, 3C’s PeeWee Girls 4 Stettler 1, 3C’s PeeWee Girls 8 Warburg 1, 3C’s Bantam A 8 Indus 3, 3C’s Bantam B 5 Rocky Mtn House 2, 3C’s Bantam B 8 Stettler 4, 3C’s Midget 4 Delburne 3 and 3C’s Midget 3 Oyen 1.

This Weekend’s Beaver Dome Schedule: Saturday, February 10 Novice Tournament, 9 a.m. Castor Cyclones vs Big Valley Bandits, 11 a.m. Coronation Royals vs Battle River Knights, 1 p.m. Coronation Royals vs Big Valley Bandits, 3 p.m. Castor Cyclones vs Battle River Knights, 5:30 p.m. Castor Atom vs Coronation, Sunday, February 11th 10 a.m. Castor IP vs Forestburg and Sunday, February 11th 1:30 p.m. Castor Atom vs Drumheller.

Maple Leafs Alumni Game T-Shirts

We have a limited number of Maple Leafs Alumni Game t-shirts for sale. Kids t-shirts are $15 and adults are $20; kid sizes are available in S, M, L and adult t-shirts are available in S, M, L and XL. Contact Natasha at the Recreation Office to purchase your t-shirts.

Ball Registration

Ball Registration will take place February 20-23, 2018 with ball fees being due by April 30, 2018. Registration can be completed by stopping by the Recreation Office or by emailing Natasha at or calling 403-882-3225.

Softball Skills and Pitching Clinics

We will be holding our annual Softball Skills (May 5-6, 2018) and Pitching (May 12-13, 2018) Clinics this spring. These clinics are held in partnership with Softball Alberta and are open to players 6 years of age and up. The cost for each clinic is $75. For more information or to register please contact Natasha Bozek at 403-882-3225. We will also be hosting baseball clinics this spring; more information on these clinics will be available soon.

Softball Umpire Clinic

We are also hosting a Softball Umpire Clinic on May 6th from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Gus Wetter School. Cost to register is $100; registration can be completed by contacting Brad Lyon at

For more information on recreation programs please contact Natasha at 403-882-3225 or

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