Sports briefs: Soccer alumni scrimmages on tap

Stillwater soccer events on tap

The Stillwater soccer teams began practice earlier this week and will also be conducting some fun events for future and past Ponies. The Stillwater boys’ and girls’ teams will conducting their popular VAA practice with the Ponies on Wednesday for players in the K-2 age group from 5:15-6:30 p.m. The Ponies will host a similar event for VAA players entering third grade and up from 5:15-6:30 p.m., on Wednesday, Aug. 22.

n The Stillwater boys and girls will also be hosting alumni scrimmages on Thursday starting at 5:30 p.m. on the west fields at Stillwater Area High School.


‘Drive One 4 UR School’ fundraiser set

The Stillwater Ponies Soccer Booster Club is hosting a fundraiser in partnership with Hudson Ford at Stillwater Area High School on Wednesday, Aug. 22. The Drive One 4 UR School fundraiser will provide $20 for each test drive — a process that will take about 20 minutes. Hudson Ford will have four vehicles available at the school for persons 18 years and older with a valid driver’s license to test drive. In addition, everyone who test drives one of the Ford models will have their name entered in a drawing for a 2013 Ford Escape.


Sports Clips raising money for Ponies

Sports Clips in Oak Park Heights is celebrating its grand opening with a fundraiser for the SAHS Activities Department on Aug. 24-26. Sports Clips, which is located at 13325 60th St. N. (near Menards and Kohl’s) is offering a free hair cut with a donation of $5 or more to the SAHS Activities Department.