Pig roast open to all
The Hudson Hockey Association is holding its annual pig roast from 4-10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at the Hudson Sports & Civic Center, 1820 Hanley Road. The public is invited. Admission is free with nominal cost for dinner and activities. Featured are roast pork dinners, general concessions, a bake sale, children’s activities and music. Proceeds go to Hudson Hockey youth programs. For more information, go to www.hudsonhockey.com.
Grothaus scores ace
Kathy Grothaus of Afton recorded a hole-in-one at the Hudson Golf Club Monday, Sept. 7. She aced the 118-yard 17th hole using an eight iron.
Kids learn hockey tips
New hockey players ages 4-9 are invited to attend a free event from 2-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 19, at the Hudson Sports & Civic Center arena. Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. Participants will skate with Hudson Crusader players and work with former NHL player Dean Talafous and his Total Hockey instructors. Children should bring their own equipment and skates, along with athletic shoes, long-sleeve shirt and sweat pants. To register, go to www.hudsonhockey.com.
All ages for 3-on-3
The Hudson Hockey Association is holding a 3-on-3 tournament from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 26, at the Hudson Sports & Civic Center, 1820 Hanley Road. The event is open to Mites-high school players. Cost is $20 (goalies play for free). Coaching staff will select teams with five players maximum. Youth will play three games. To register, go to www.hudsonhockey.com.
Golf for Hudson baseball
Another four-person scramble, this one to benefit Hudson Baseball, is scheduled Saturday, Sept. 19, at the Hudson Golf Club with registration at noon and tee-off at 1 p.m. All proceeds will go toward field improvements at Grandview Park. The 18-hole event includes cart, range balls, dinner, door prizes and an awards banquet with longest putt and drive contests, closest to the pin challenge and a raffle. Cost is $90 per player, $360 per team. The cost of sponsoring a hole is $50. Anyone interested in participating in the tournament or sponsoring a hole should contact Brian Steinwagner at (612) 718-7155, (715) 381-1474 or firstname.lastname@example.org; or Ryan Huppert, (715) 377-3800, ext. 6318, email@example.com.
Golf for St. Pat’s school
The 18th annual St. Patrick Golf Benefit is scheduled Friday, Sept. 18, with a noon shotgun start at Hudson Golf Club. The four-person scramble includes range balls, cart, 18 holes of golf, dinner by RJ’s Meats and a small auction for $85. All proceeds go directly to St. Patrick School’s athletic department and computer lab. Other prizes will be given for the longest drive, longest putt and closest to the pin, for both men and women. Any person or business interested in sponsoring any portion of the benefit or a particular hole should contact Ron Daulton at (715) 377-1727 or Bob Shimp at (612) 812-7559.
Falcons has BB event
The UW-River Falls women’s basketball coaching staff and team will host Falcon Basketball Buddies, a program for girls in grades 1-8 Mondays, Sept. 28-Oct. 19, from 6:15 to 7:30 p.m. The $40 fee includes instruction, T-shirt, four game tickets and a chance to play at halftime of a home game. For more information, contact Coach Cindy Holbrook at (715) 425-3250 or firstname.lastname@example.org. More information is available at http://uwrfwomensbasketballblog.com.