Recreation

Close to 50 boys and girls showed off their hitting, throwing and base running prowess on Wednesday night at Alto Park in the 2021 MLB Pitch, Hit and Run competition hosted by Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation and sponsored by Rome Orthopedic Center.

Tsunami Rome’s 13-Emily Katherine team poses for a photo at the Southern Regional Volleyball Association regional tournament last weekend at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta. 13-Emly Katherine played for gold after winning second in pool play last Saturday.

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Tsunami Volleyball Rome’s 13-Emily Kate team earned second place in gold division at the TK Legends Faceoff tournament last weekend in Roswell. The girls went undefeated until the championship match, falling in three sets. Team members attend Armuchee, Cedartown, Chattanooga, Darlington, Men…

The RAV 17 blue team finished as champion of the TK Legends Faceoff tournament last weekend in Roswell, winning all but one set. The RAV 17 Blue team pictured from left: coach Alana Ellenburg, Crimson Colbert, Carlee Poole, Aubrie Cordle, Eva Ellenburg, Ella Garmany, Kyleigh Powell, Kenzie H…

Rome Area Volleyball Club’s 17 Blue team took first place at the Peach State Tour Stop 3 tournament last Saturday in Atlanta, winning every match played. Pictured from left to right: coach Noel Carper, Crimson Colbert, Kenzie Hunter, Ella Garmany, Kyleigh Powell, Kimberly Otero, Eva Ellenbur…

Members of the Rome Aerials gymnastics Xcel Platinum team celebrate after a first place finish at their first meet of 2021, the Southern Charm Classic at the LakePoint Champions Center in Emerson. Taylen Tant (from left), Evie Shropshire, Molly Ledbetter, Emily Daniel, Morgan Mitchell, Macy …

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This past weekend, Rome News-Tribune’s Doug Walker let the public know that things are not as usual for the Coosa Valley chapter of Trout Unlimited. To be more precise, the whole world has been affected by the COVID-19 virus and Trout Unlimited has taken some measures to both protect TU memb…

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Fly fishing is a very enjoyable pastime and a great way to catch fish. For the past six years the Coosa Valley Chapter of Trout Unlimited has hosted a fishing day for veterans and active military at Rolater Park in Cave Spring.

CVTA BEGINNER LESSON — The Coosa Valley Tennis Association is sponsoring a beginner tennis package for people looking to start playing. The package features six lessons with tennis professional Jaleel Riaz every Monday beginning June 24 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at Etowah Park. The cost is $50 and…

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