Soccer to begin

According to the directors of the Tucumcari Recreation Center. Soccer season is about to begin. Which they say means that the Tucumcari Soccer League will be taking soccer registrations Saturday, Feb. 28, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the recreation center at 900 E. Laughlin.

Kim Enriquez, one of the directors of the soccer program in Tucumcari said in order to play youth soccer in Tucumcari young people must have turned four by August 31, 2003.
Registration fee for youth soccer is $30.00, which includes insurance and a uniform. A birth certificate is also needed to register to play.

Young people will need to provide their own shin guards if they choose to use them. Enriquez said practices will begin the week of March 1 and games will begin on March 6. According to Enriquez the season will end on April 2.

For more information you may call Enriquez at 461-4437 and leave a message.

Enriquez said for those that are unable to register at the recreation center on Saturday, interested individuals can go by The Hide-Away Ceramics which is located in the old Country Sunset Store on Mountain Road. The phone number is 287-0501. Enriquez said that in addition to players, more adults are also needed to take part.

“We are in need of a few coaches and will be selecting a new board for next year,” said Enriquez.