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June 6, 2014 

Run for Independence

The Merced Running Club is preparing to host its annual Run for Independence on July 4 at Ralston Park in Atwater. The race kicks off Atwater’s Fourth of July celebration and will have 2- and 5-mile options. The race is open to everyone and costs $20 to register. The price increases to $25 after June 28. Participants receive a T-shirt and refreshments after the race. The top male and female runner in every division will receive a trophy, and the top three finishers will receive medals. For more information, contact Gordon Wilkinson at (209) 617-4042.

Freshman football workouts

Golden Valley High School freshman football summer workouts will start Tuesday and run from 4 to 6 p.m. Workouts will be held every Tuesday and Thursday. For more information, contact Coach Stubbs at (209) 769-1128.

Soccer tryouts in Atwater

Atwater Competitive Soccer will hold tryouts at Atwater High School on Saturday for its boys and girls U11-U15 teams. The tryouts will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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