SPORTS NEWS IN BRIEF

COMPETITIVE CHEER

Evart varsity team

EVART — Evart’s cheerleading team has been keeping busy this summer. Tryouts for the fall team are the first week in August.

Coach Marty Pattee said her team has had various work sessions during the summer and indicated the girls also may attend a gymnastics skills camp later in the summer.

FISHING

Trout and bass tournament

EVART — The first Reels on the River Bass Trout tournament, sponsored by Evart Parks and Recreation, is set for Saturday, Aug. 8 with a 6:30 a.m. start. The contest includes for the largest legal bass, trout and critter by length. Registration is at Riverside Park from 6:30-to-8:30 a.m. The park is located at 315 St. River St. At registration time, anglers will be able to take a picture with their catch.

Anglers can fish any part of the Muskegon River and its tributaries. All contestants will report back to Riverside Park at 3 p.m. for measurement review.

Or more information, contact Evart City Hall at (231) 734-2181.