Sports Calendar: Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Kulpmont Football/Baseball Association
Meetings, first Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.
Running club, meets at 5:30 p.m. each Monday at Shamokin Area's Kemp Memorial Stadium parking lot. Open to runners of all ages. More on Facebook at coalrunnings.
Shamokin PIAA Basketball Officials Chapter
Meeting, Jan. 27, noon, at the Knights of Columbus in Shamokin.
Little League Registration
Any child ages four to 12 residing in the Shamokin Area or Mount Carmel Area School Districts may register to play Little League Baseball. Registration for players and coaches will be Feb. 16 and 23, 10 a.m. to noon, and Feb. 27, 7-9 p.m. at the Miller Donmoyer Family Health Center, 255 W. Spruce St., Shamokin. All players must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian, and any player new to the league must bring the child's original or state-certified birth certificate. Fee is $25 for the first child and $15 for each additional child in the same family. After Feb. 27, the fee is $40 for the first child and $20 for each additional child in the same family.
Cabrini Junior League Baseball
Registration for all new and returning players ages 4-12 will be held Saturday, Jan. 26, noon to 3 p.m., at Rob's Goodtime Grille, Market and Spruce streets, for the 2013 baseball season. Registration fee is $20 per child. To be eligible to play in our league, children must either attend the Shamokin Area School District or reside in Shamokin, Coal Township or Zerbe Township. All rostered players from last season must attend this registration or notify their manager if they plan on returning this season. Only new players must bring a copy, not the original, of their birth certificate. For more information, contact Leo Mirolli at 648-0186.
Cabrini Teener Baseball
Registration for all new and returning players, ages of 13 to 15, Saturday, Jan. 26, noon to 3 p.m., at Rob's Goodtime Grille, Market and Spruce streets, for the 2013 baseball season. Registration fee of $20 per child and a uniform fee of $30 must be paid at the time of registration. For more information, contact Shawn Kalinoski at 648-0526.
CYO Night at Lourdes
Lourdes will open its doors for free for its game against Williams Valley, Friday, Feb. 8, to all CYO players and coaches, although it asks everyone to bring one canned good or non-perishable food item for Manna for Many. There will also be 'D' Division games held. During halftime of the junior varsity game, Holy Rosary will play Mount Carmel Catholic, between the JV and varsity games, Holy Rosary will play Holy Angels, and during the varsity halftime, OLOH, Mother Cabrini and Holy Angels will take the floor. All CYO players and coaches will also receive a free drink and a hot dog. The night had been originally scheduled for Jan. 12.
Lady Bombers Girls Softball League
The league will be having an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner, Saturday, Feb. 23 at Restoration Ministries Church Hall from 3 to 7 p.m. Cost is $8 per ticket and includes salad, spaghetti with meat sauce, bread, fruit cup, baked good and drink. Tickets are available now and at the door. For information, contatct Dan at 850-0956 or Christin at 850-1208.
Registration for spring 2013 season will be Friday, Jan. 25 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 26 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Shamokin. Cost is $32 before Jan. 26 and $40 after. Uniform cost is $25. Registration is for new players only. For more information, visit www.shamokinayso.org or call Cathy at 573-4345.
North Schuylkill Spring Physicals
North Schuylkill Jr./Sr. High School will be conducting its spring sports physicals on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 9 a.m. Any student interested in going out for baseball, softball or track, and who has not had a physical for a fall or winter sport, must get their physical at this time. There is a $10 fee for the physical. Students who have already had a physical for a previous sport must still sign up that day for the sport of their choice.
Little Shamokin Indians
Registration, Sunday, Feb. 10 from 5 to 7 p.m. at O'Brien's Pizza. Cost is $10 for one child or $15 for a family through the end of March. First-time players need to provide a copy of their birth certificate. Players ages five and up are eligible to participate. A meeting will follow the registration time. For more information, contact Dan Stoud at 875-7491 or Nicole Bozza at 847-0371.
Shamokin Youth Softball
Open gym practice for youth girls softball ages eight to 14 of the Shamokin Area School District will be held at the annex gym on the following Sundays: Jan. 27, Feb. 10, Feb. 24 and March 10. Girls ages eight to 10 will meet from 4 to 5:15 p.m. and girls 11 to 14 will meet from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. All girls must attend the Shamokin Area School District.
Ed Romance Hall of Fame
2013 ballots for the Ed Romance Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame are available at Community Pharmacy in Mount Carmel or the Knights of Columbus in Kulpmont. For more information, contact Frank Niglio at 205-0762.
Romanoski Hall of Fame
The Bernie Romanoski Chapter of the Pennsylvania Sports Hall of Fame will meet Thursday, Jan. 24 at 6 p.m. in Brewser's Sports Grille instead of the originally scheduled meeting on Saturday, Jan. 19.
Shamokin K of C Free Throw Contest
All boys and girls between 10 and 14 are invited to participate in the local Knights of Columbus free throw championship, Saturday, Jan. 26 at 9:30 a.m. at Lourdes High School gym. Medals will be awarded to first, second and third places in each division. Participants are required to provide proof of age. For more information, contact Joe at 648-6136.
Ralpho Youth Sports
Will hold open registrations for its baseball, softball, teener and t-ball teams. The teams will be participating independently in the Mount Carmel Junior League. For more information, contact Bob at 274-3083.
Clover Hose Baseball
Registration for all new and returning players ages four to 12, Friday, Feb. 1 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Clover Hose Fire Company, Sixth and Oak streets, Mount Carmel. All returning players must inform coaches of their intent to play this year and new players must bring a copy of their birth certificate. For more information, contact Charmange at 339-5113.
MCA Football Banquet
The 94th annual football banquet honoring the 2012 Mount Carmel Area Red Tornado Football team will be held Sunday, Jan. 27, at 1 p.m. at The American Legion Banquet Hall in Mount Carmel. Tickets can be purchased at the Academy Sports Center, Community Pharmacy, Matlow's, and at the principal's office at Mount Carmel Area High School. No tickets will be sold at the door.
South Columbia Little League
Any child from South Columbia Little League areas, which includes: Catawissa, Roaring Creek Valley and Ralpho areas who have not yet registered for baseball or softball for the 2013 Little League season, please contact Gary Stine 394-2640. Initial fee is $15 per child, uniform and fundraising fees are additional. Copies of birth certificate and three proofs of residency are required.
Kulpmont K of C Free Throw Contest
All boys and girls between 10 and 14 are invited to participate in the Knights of Columbus free throw championship, Saturday, Feb. 2 at 1 p.m. at Holy Angels Gym. Prizes will be awarded. For more information, contact Tony Mazzatesta at 205-6023.