Shelley basketball tournament upcomingThe Shelley March Madness Tournament will take place in March. The tournament for fifth and seventh graders will take place March 5-7 while the tournament for sixth and eighth graders will take place March 12-14. There is a three-game guarantee and a single-elimination bracket on Saturday. The cost is $275 per team and the registration deadline is Feb. 23. For further information, contact Shelley Booster Club President Mike Burton at 521-9047 or

Soccer referees needed

It is time to start preparing for the 2020 soccer seasons. If you are interested in becoming a US Soccer Grassroots Referee and are at least 13 years old at the time of registration, then we invite you to begin this training process now. The training consists of registering with US Soccer, paying the fee and completing the online lessons and quiz, and then attending an in-person clinic (Feb. 29). All the information you need can be found at the Snake River Soccer Officials website ( including links to the US Soccer Referee Learning Center and information on clinics. Contact Rick Spielman, District 2 Referee Administrator at or 208-569-6107 if you have questions.