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shoots age at Stewart Meadows

Paul Gandt of Medford shot his age Friday with a round of 3-over-par 73 at Stewart Meadows Golf Course.

It was the second time the retired school teacher and part-time Stewart Meadows employee has accomplished the feat. He did it eight years ago when he shot 65 at Rogue Valley Country Club.

Gandt's playing partners were Sixto Rodriguez, Bill Murphy and Bill Moody.

shooting clinics next week

A basketball shooting clinic for boys and girls in grades 3-8 will be held at North and South Medford high schools beginning next week.

The Learn to Shoot Hoop Clinic will be in two sessions for girls on Tuesday at North High. The first session, for girls in grades 3-5, will be from 9 a.m. to noon. The second session, for girls in grades 6-8, will be held from 1-4 p.m.

The boys part of the clinic runs the following week at South High. Boys in grades 3-5 will meet from 9 a.m.-noon on Monday, Dec. 28. Boys in grades 6-8 will meet from 9 a.m.-noon on Tuesday, Dec. 29.

The clinics, directed by North Medford girls coach Mike Kay and South Medford boys coach Dennis Murphy, will include group instruction, unique drills and shooting contests.

Cost is $20, and all participants will receive a T-shirt.

Check-in begins an hour before the start of each clinic.

Proceeds will go to the North Medford girls and South Medford boys programs and the Oregon Amateur Sports Foundation, a non-profit group that provides athletic opportunities for amateur athletes across the state.

For more information, call the OASF office at (503)-520-1319.

, Sanborn notch aces at Eagle Point

EAGLE POINT -- Two golfers scored holes-in-one Wednesday at Eagle Point Golf Course.

Steve Wood made a hole-in-one on the 181-yard No. — hole and Donald Sanborn aced the 154-yard 13th hole.

Wood used a 7-wood and Sanborn a driver.