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Happening in local sports this week

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By The Staff

Check it out: Video, photos and stories from area games are posted at www.ChieflandCitizen.com. Did you miss the game? See how it happened. This Week: Friday: Mud Bog at Bronson Motor Speedway. Gates open at 6 p.m., races start at 8. Admission for all events is $10 for adult, $8 for senior and handicap, and free for children 12 and under. For more information, call Bronson Motor Speedway at 352-486-2763. Saturday: Chiefland FFA Alumni Saltwater Fishing Tournament, Aug. 8 from safe light to 4 p.m. weigh-in. $100 per two-person boat plus $25/extra person. Prizes are $300 for biggest redfish, $300 biggest speckled trout and $500 for biggest bag, assuming a 30-boat entry. Registration required by Aug. 7 at 6 p.m. with Captain's meeting and meal for all participants. For more information, contact Katie Jones at 352-493-6035 or 352-535-5152. High bank short track racing at Bronson Motor Speedway. Stands open at 5:30 p.m. and racing starts at 8. Racing practice is every Friday night from 4-8 p.m., and pits open at 2 p.m. Admission for all events is $10 for adult, $8 for senior and handicap, and free for children 12 and under. For more information, call Bronson Motor Speedway at 352-486-2763. Coming up: Chiefland Indians Football returns to camp Aug. 10-12 (helmets and shorts only, no contact), then starts fall practice on Aug. 13 (full pads, full contact) at C. Doyle McCall Field in Wayne Pridgeon Stadium. Welcome back, Indians! Bronson Eagles Football returns to the fall season. Aug. 10 is first day of practice with two-a-days from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1 ? 5 p.m. at the Eagles' Nest at Old Bronson High School. Chiefland High School Cheer camp, Aug. 13-14 for students K-8. Cost to attend is $25/day or $40 for both days. Grades K-5 will meet from 8 a.m. -12 p.m. each day and grades 6-8 will meet from 1-4 p.m. Please wear shorts, t-shirts and tennis shoes, long hair in a ponytail. Chiefland High School volleyball tryouts, Aug. 19, 4-6 p.m. in CHS gymnasium. See head coach Tammy Arrington for details. Ongoing: CAAA football and cheerleading signups are ongoing. Call Lt. Jimmy Anderson at 352-493-4225 for football. Bronson Youth League fall sports signups are ongoing. Call Town of Bronson at 352-486-2354.Please e-mail sports@chieflandcitizen.com to report scores or schedules, or to request updates on your area school's athletic alumni.