LaGrange Classic sets 2022 race dates

The 2022 LaGrange Classic Mountain Bike Race in Weaverville will be held from Saturday, June 4, through Saturday, June 11, as a hybrid race.

The LaGrange Classic Novice Course will be the venue of a virtual race during the week of June 4 -10.

The other three courses — Elite, Sport and Intermediate —will be the sites of the traditional LaGrange Classic one-day race on Saturday, June 11.

Lowden Park will again be the location for fun weekend activities and camping, along with the awards ceremony after the race on Saturday, June 11.  

Racers may sign up at after January. Go to the Classic’s website,, for more information.

Thanksgiving morning Turkey Trot Nov. 25

This Thanksgiving morning lace up your walking or running shoes to join in the 17th annual Weaverville Turkey Trot.

The 2½-mile course loops through the scenic Weaver Bally trails behind Trinity High School. Walkers and runners of all ages are invited to join in and start your Thanksgiving Day out with some fun and good exercise, while likely returning home with a homemade pie.

The event is rain or shine, at 9 a.m., and starts and finishes at Trinity High School. Registration begins at 8 a.m. at the THS Track.

All participants are entered in the famous raffle for homemade pies. The overall female and male winner each earn a one-of-a-kind Olson Stoneware mug.

A donation is requested, and all proceeds benefit Trinity High School athletics.

Pre-register at Main Street Shoes. Help streamline the race start-time by swinging by Main Street Shoes during their business hours and pick up your race number, sign your waiver, and ensure your T-shirt size, too.

Bowling highlights

Trinity Lanes, Weaverville

Thursday Morning Ladies

Week 10, Nov. 11

High Scratch Series: Jane Draper 444, Lora Wheeler 434, Kathy Weiner 396

High Scratch Game: Carmaleta Bramlett 167, Karen Hammer 149, Kathy Fox 126, Mary Ellen Grigsby 126

High Handicap Series: Daphne Wetzel 640, Denice Meissner 616, Cheryl Morris 613

High Handicap Game: Charlene Griffith 237, Angela Adrian 223, Ginger Shaw 212

TAGA golf results

Trinity Alps Golf Course, Nov. 12

1st: John Gilbertson, 57

2nd: Dave Morton, 57

3rd: Dan Michel, 59

Closest to the pin (#5): John Gilbertson, 2’6”

TAGA holds a weekly 18-hole tournament every Friday morning at 10 a.m., weather permitting.

Trinity Pool League

Standings as of Sunday, Nov. 14

Tangle Blue II      50

Rock Slide II        46

Diggins I              44

Boozehounds      40

Tangle Blue I       39

Diggins II            38

Rock Slide I         37

TAP I                   33

Tangle Blue IV    29

New York            28

Tangle Blue III    24

TAP II                  21

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