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Holes-in-one at Nordic Trails

Merv Roggow and Duane Nelson, both of Carlos, carded a hole-in-one at the Nordic Trails Golf Course earlier this month.


Roggow aced the 135-yard fourth hole on October 8, while playing with Wayne Kruger, Linus Korkowski and Jim Johnson. Nelson got his ace on hole eight using a seven iron from 109 yards on October 3 during men’s league play.

Alexandria JO volleyball sessions

The Alexandria Junior Olympic Volleyball Club will start the 2013-14 season soon with tryout sessions later this fall.

A mandatory parent meeting and tryout session for the advanced program (grades 7th through 12th) will take place on October 13 at 6:30 p.m. at the Holiday Inn in Alexandria.

A tryout session for those in grades 7 and 8 will then take place on Sunday, October 27 from 4-8 p.m. at Jefferson High School. The tryout session for those in grades 9-12 is November 10 from noon to 4 p.m. at Lakes Area Recreation. A team selection minicamp for those in grades 4-6 will take place on November 12 from 4-5:15 p.m. at LAR.

The cost for each of those sessions is $25. For more information about the youth program (grades 4th through 6th) contact Beth at (320) 815-7000. For information on the advanced program, call Mandy at (320) 493-2847. Those interested can also visit or e-mail for more.

Fall figure skating lessons

The Alexandria Figure Skating Club will host fall figure skating lessons starting on October 21 at 6 p.m.

Classes are available for all ages from beginners to advanced skill levels. Registration dates at the Runestone Community Center will held on September 15, September 16 and September 19 from 6-7:30 p.m.

For more information, visit Private lessons are also available during September. Contact Kris Juettner with any questions at (320) 846-3365.