August 9, 2013
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Officiating Class at SSU
The University Outreach Services at Shawnee State will offer a soccer officiating class from 6-10 p.m. Aug. 19-21, 26-28. For questions, call 740-351-3274.
2013 RRCA State Championship in Parkersburg, W.Va.
The 2013 News and Sentinel Half Marathon is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 17, and coincides with the Parkersburg Homecoming, which features live music among other events. Trophies and prize money are awarded each year to the top four overall winners in the men’s and women’s divisions of the half marathon. Additionally, prize money is awarded to the top three winners in each age group with a trophy for fourth and fifth place in each age group. For more information and to register for all races visit www.newsandsentinelhalfmarathon.com or call 304-485-1891, ext. 459.
Buckeye Elite Fastpitch Softball
The Buckeye Elite Fastpitch Softball tryouts for the 2014 season will be held Aug 17 at 12 p.m., at Shawnee State’s Softball Field. Age groups for the tryouts will be 9u, 10u and 11u. For more information, contact Steve at 740-352-1822.
Portsmouth West Fall Team Basketball League
The Portsmouth West Fall Team Basketball League will begin Sept 15 and conclude Oct 20 and games will be played at West Portsmouth Youth Sports Complex. The divisions and times are as follows:
3rd and 4th grade girls- noon
3rd and 4th grade boys- 1:30 p.m.
5th and 6th grade girls-3 p.m.
5th and 6th grade boys-5 p.m.
The cost will be $40.00 per player on each team. Contact Steve for more information at 740-352-1822.
Six team tournament per bracket.
Wheelersburg Little League
The Wheelersburg Little League Elections for the 2014 season will be held on August 18th at 12 p.m. in the middle school tiered room. Anyone who will be attending the event is recommended to enter from Gleim Road. For more information, contact Matt Collier at (304) 574-0825.
10U through 14U ASA Northern National Qualifier
The 10U through 14U ASA Northern National Qualifier will be held October 4th-6th at the Portsmouth Little League Complex. Registration fees are $350 per team. The winner of each age division receives a 2014 ASA Northern National Tournament Berth. Registrations are limited. For more information, call Brenden Balestra at 606-922-2261.
Portsmouth Basketball Golf Ball Drop
The Helicopter Golf Ball Drop will be Saturday, September 7th at 5 p.m. at the Shawnee Golf Course. Golf balls are $15 and can be purchased at the course. For more information, call 740-858-6681.
Shawnee Golf Resort Invitational
The Shawnee Lodge will be having a two-day stroke play on Saturday, September 7th and Sunday, September 8th at the Shawnee Golf Course. The entry fee is $110.00 before August 25th and $130.00 any day afterwards. For more information, call 740-858-6681.
2013 Rio Grande Softball Summer Camp
The University of Rio Grande softball program will be hosting a summer camp that will run on August 12th and 13th from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. The camp will be at Rio Softball Park. The August 12th session is for girls in grades 7-12, while the August 13th session will be for girls in grades K-6. The cost of the camp is $50 with a t-shirt included for each participant. Campers should bring cleats, a glove, a bat, and a helmet. Lunch will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day. Water will be provided, but campers will need to bring their own lunches. Registration information is available by accessing the softball page at www.rioredstorm.com or by contacting Kristen Bradshaw at 740-245-7490 or email@example.com.
South Webster Mandatory Athlete/Parent Meeting
A mandatory OHSAA athlete and parent meeting for perspective participants in the Bloom-Vernon School District, grades 7-12, will be held on Thursday, August 15th at 7:00 p.m. in the high school gym. This meeting is specifically designed for any boy or girl wishing to participate in any sports program this year at South Webster Jr./Sr. High School. Please contact either Marc Kresicher or Brett Roberts at 740-778-2320 for more information.