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Posted: Monday, August 25, 2014 1:00 pm

The 2014 Franklin County Silver Games are scheduled to begin on Saturday, Sept. 6.

Registration is now underway. The Olympic-style competition features more than 50 different events.

This will be the 25th anniversary of the Silver Games, which promotes the health and wellness of men and women 50 years of age and older by providing them with opportunities to compete in numerous events.

To register, call 636-231-4081 or 636-584-4172. Cost is $15. There are additional costs for golf, volleyball, bowling, mini golf and sporting clays. There is also a $5 fee to attend the picnic.

The first events of the Silver Games are scheduled to begin on Saturday, Sept. 6, with tennis beginning at 8 a.m. at Phoenix Park, with water volleyball beginning at 8 a.m. at the Four Rivers YMCA.

Cycling and swimming events will be held Sunday, Sept. 7, with the cycling starting at the Washington Fairgrounds Pavilion at 8 a.m. The swimming begins at 2 p.m. at the Four Rivers YMCA. Also held on Sunday will be volleyball for men and women. Volleyball matches will be held at Union High School with a 10:30 a.m. start.

Numerous events are scheduled for Monday, Sept. 8. Golf at Sullivan Country Club will begin at 7:45 a.m. and mini golf will be held at Big Driver in Washington starting at 8 a.m. N Sports Rec Center will host shuffleboard singles at 11 a.m. and doubles at 2 p.m. Canasta and bridge competitions will be held Monday in St. Clair. The canasta event will begin at noon at St. Clair Senior Center, while bridge starts at noon at St. Clair Knights of Columbus Hall. Bocce ball will be held at N Sports Rec Center at 5 p.m.

Tuesday’s events include billiards, bowling, darts, horseshoes, sporting clay and BB gun target shooting.

A BB gun shoot will begin at 7:30 a.m. at the Union Jaycees Park pavilion, with billiards (8-ball and 9-ball) starting at 8 and 10 a.m. at Oasis Lanes in Union. Bowling follows at Oasis Lanes at 11 a.m, with the site also hosting electronic darts at 2 p.m. The sporting clay competition will be held Tuesday at St. Louis Skeet Trap Club in Pacific at 4 p.m. The Union City Park (Jaycees Fairgrounds) will host horseshoes on Tuesday at 4 p.m.

On Wednesday, Sept. 10, the track and field events begin at Pacific High School at 6:30 a.m. A pickleball competition will begin at N Sports Rec Center at 1 p.m. Tri-County Senior Center in Pacific will host dominoes at 2 p.m. and the washers competition will begin at 5 p.m. at N Sports Rec Center.

There will be table tennis and pinochle games on Thursday, Sept. 11, along with the dancing contests. The pinochle games begin at 7:30 a.m. at St. Clair Knights of Columbus. Table tennis will get started at Washington City Auditorium at 8 a.m. The dance contests will be held at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in St. Clair at 9:30 a.m.

The annual picnic will begin at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in St. Clair on Thursday at noon.

There will be a catered meal at the picnic, but there will be no raffles.

The event has a website, www.franklincosilvergames.com, where more information can be obtained.

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Area Scoreboard

62nd Annual Borgia Pepsi Thanksgiving Tournament

Blue Division

Pool 1

McCluer North

Normandy

Carnahan

Pool 2

Cardinal Ritter

Pacific

Rockwood Summit

Gold Division

Pool 1

CBC

Soldan

Washington

Pool 2

Borgia

North Tech

Union

Monday, Nov. 24

CBC 77, Washington 52

Tuesday, Nov. 25

Cardinal Ritter vs. Rockwood Summit, PPD

Washington 63, Soldan 62

Borgia 83, Union 50

Wednesday, Nov. 26

Carnahan 71, Normandy 46

Pacific 64, Rockwood Summit 22

North Tech 67, Union 37

Thursday, Nov. 27

McCluer North 95 Carnahan 68

CBC 82, Soldan 55

Borgia 50, North Tech 45

Friday, Nov. 28

McCluer North 93, Normandy 39

Pacific 70, Cardinal Ritter 57

Saturday, Nov. 29

Blue Consolation — Rockwood Summit 47, Normandy 38

Gold Consolation — Soldan 78, Union 59

Gold Third Place — North Tech 63, Washington 57

Blue Third Place — Cardinal Ritter 71, Carnahan 46

Blue Championship — McCluer North 64, Pacific 58 (OT)

Gold Championship — CBC 67, Borgia 66

Boys Basketball

Monday, Dec. 8

Lutheran S 64, St. Clair 48

Borgia 61, Carnahan 51

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Lafayette 44, Washington 35

Friday, Dec. 12

Potosi 72, St. Clair 45

*Washington 69, Ft. Zumwalt North 65

Montgomery Co 62, New Haven 61

*St. Mary’s at Borgia    6:45 p.m.

Bourbon 75, Union 74

Glendale 63, Pacific 46

Saturday, Dec. 13

New Haven 46, Barat 40

Nixa 56, Pacific 46

Tuesday, Dec. 16

*Pacific 70, New Haven 35

*Hermann 67, St. Clair 49

*Ft. Zumwalt South 61, Washington 50

*Union 81, St. James 74

Friday, Dec. 19

*Owensville at St. Clair    4 p.m.

Washington vs. Parkway Central, GAC/Suburban Shootout, St. Charles Family Arena, 5:30 p.m.

*St. James at New Haven    6 p.m.

*Pacific 76, Union 57

Saturday, Dec. 20

Sullivan Shootout

Owensville vs. Rockwood Summit, 11:30 a.m.

Lindbergh 67, St. Clair 46

Jefferson City vs. Jackson, 2:30 p.m.

Washington 56, Lutheran South 54

Poplar Bluff 59, Borgia 49

Sullivan vs. Affton, 7 p.m.

Girls Basketball

Saturday, Dec. 6

Cor Jesu 63, Borgia 60

New Haven 46, Moberly 39

Monday, Dec. 8

Pacific 73, Rolla 40

St. Clair 68, Dixon 37

Washington 54, New Haven 15

Tuesday, Dec. 9

*Borgia 59, Rosati-Kain 38

Union 53, Northwest 44

Thursday, Dec. 11

*Borgia 60, Notre Dame 53

Union 81, Bourbon 53

Friday, Dec. 12

New Haven 45, Principia 30

*Washington 59, Ft. Zumwalt North 32

Saturday, Dec. 13

West Plains 76, Pacific 37

Monday, Dec. 15

*Pacific 46, New Haven 28

*St. Clair 59, Hermann 50

*St. James 64, Union 37

Sullivan Tournament

Cuba 48, Principia 27

Borgia 68, Patriettes 29

Sullivan 56, Pattonville 43

Owensville 78, Farmington 54

Wednesday, Dec. 17

Sullivan Tournament

Farmington 61, Pattonville 39

Sullivan 68, Owensville 64

Principia 55, St. Louis Patriettes 42

Borgia 56, Cuba 38

Thursday, Dec. 18

*St. James 72, New Haven 21

*Union 49, Pacific 48

Friday, Dec. 19

Francis Howell 55, Washington 48

Sullivan Tournament

Seventh Place — Pattonville vs. St. Louis Patriettes, 4 p.m.

Consolation — Farmington vs. Principia, 5:30 p.m.

Third Place — Owensville vs. Cuba, 7 p.m.

Championship — Borgia 62, Sullivan 35

Saturday, Dec. 20

Union at Waynesville    5 p.m.

Wrestling

Monday, Dec. 8

Maplewood 48, Borgia 30

Brentwood 47, Borgia 36

Winfield 48, St. Clair 36

St. Clair 42, St. James 40

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Pacific 55, North County 10

Jackson 63, Washington 12

Farmington 63, Washington 6

Wednesday, Dec. 10

Borgia 36, Lutheran St. Charles 34

Winfield 54, Borgia 30

Thursday, Dec. 11

Union 72, Ft. Zumwalt East 9

Union 52, Principia 30

Union 54, Winfield 27

Saturday, Dec. 13

Union Tournament    9 a.m.

Borgia at McCluer S-Berkeley Tny    9 a.m.

Pacific at Farmington Tny    9 a.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 16

Owensville 61, St. Clair 16

Union 48, Owensville 27

Union 65, St. Clair 18

Friday, Dec. 19

Washington at Raytown S Tny    TBA

Union at Cape Central Tny    TBA

Pacific at Ft. Zumwalt E Tny    TBA

Saturday, Dec. 20

Washington at Raytown S Tny    TBA

Union at Cape Central Tny    TBA

Pacific at Ft. Zumwalt E Tny    TBA

Girls Swimming

Monday, Dec. 8

Washington at Eureka    4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 9

Washington at Nerinx Hall    4 p.m.

LSC/OFC 134, Borgia 101, St. Dominic 83

Monday, Dec. 15

Borgia at Notre Dame (Forest Park)    4 p.m.

Kennedy 88, Washington 84

Wednesday, Dec. 17

Lindbergh 128, Washington 48

*Conference Games

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