Sports shorts – Jan. 30, 2014


Super Bowl party

Adults ages 18 and older with a valid ID card are invited to enjoy the Super Bowl action at the Warrior Zone on Clay Kaserne Feb. 2 starting at 6 p.m. The event, hosted by Wiesbaden’s Better Opportunities for Single Soldiers and the USO, will feature free snacks, an Xbox Tournament, chili cook-off, a Texas Hold’em Tournament and the big game on several large screens. Call civ (0611) 705-5042.

German hunting course


Wiesbaden’s Hunting, Fishing and Sport Shooting program holds its next German hunting course Feb. 11 to April 26. Cost is $200. Classes meet Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6-9 p.m. Call civ (0611) 705-5760 for details.

International march

The German Army’s Land Command Nordrhein-Westfalen hosts the 28th International Hochsauerland March on March 28-30. For details and online registration visit www.hochsauerlandmarsch.eu.

Free throw contest

The Knights of Columbus Timothy J. Maude Council No. 10292 will hold a Basketball Free Throw Competition Feb. 9 at noon at the Wiesbaden Middle School gym. It’s open to boys and girls ages 10-14. Entry forms will be available at 10 a.m.

High school sports

Wiesbaden High School athletes are hard at it competing for bragging rights in basketball, swimming, wrestling and marksmanship. Wiesbaden’s basketball teams host the European Basketball and Cheerleading Championships Feb. 19-22. Home wrestling meets are Feb. 1 (at the Tony Bass Fitness Center) and Feb. 14-15 (European Championships in the Wiesbaden Fitness Center). Wiesbaden Wahoo swimmers head to Eindhoven, the Netherlands, Feb. 15-16 for the EFSL Swim Championships. Wiesbaden’s marksmanship team hosts the Marksmanship Finals Feb. 1.