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By The Staff

Cougars split pair during spring break trip to Arizona

Evergreen scored four runs in the second inning before rallying to break a 6-all tie in the bottom of the sixth for a 7-6 win over Mingus  High School of Cottonwood, Ariz., in the first of two games during a spring break competition in Arizona on March 25.
A day later, Evergreen dropped a 6-3 decision to Palm Springs, Calif., High School. Julian Gonzalez went 4-for-4 with a run driven in for Palm Springs.
In the win over Mingus, the Cougars (3-1) had nine hits and took advantage of three errors en route to a 6-0 lead before Mingus tied it with six runs in the top of the sixth inning.
Evergreen returns to EHS to face Wheat Ridge on April 2.

Wulf relieved of duties as EHS varsity coach; Hutchings steps in
Tim Wulf, who previously coached Evergreen High’s JV program, has been removed due to personal reasons as the school’s varsity head coach, athletic director Tony Barnett confirmed.
Dale Hutchings, who has been with the program for 14 seasons, will coach the team on an interim basis for the remainder of the season, Hutchings said.
Wulf had replaced Matt Erholtz, who coached the varsity team for the past two seasons before stepping down for personal reasons.

Lady Cougars summer camp is scheduled for June 2-5

The annual Evergreen Lady Cougars girls basketball camp is scheduled for June 2-5 at Evergreen Middle School.
The camp will run daily from 1-3 p.m., for incoming 3rd to 5th graders and from 3-5 p.m., for incoming 6th to 8th graders.
Campers will learn fundamental skills, shooting techniques, ball handling and dribbling. There will be team competitions and contests.
Participants should bring gym clothing, court shoes, a basketball with their name on it and water to camp daily.
Cost is $65, which includes a camp T-shirt.
A link for registration form can be found online at http://ehsbasketballgirls.weebly.com/cougar-camp-3-8th-grade.html. Pre-registration is encouraged.
If you have further questions, e-mail girls basketball coach Amy Bahl at bahl_amy@yahoo.com.