Sports Calendar: Friday, June 14, 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 Area Basketball Camp
Open to boys and girls entering first through eighth grade, this camp run by the boys and girls varsity coaches will take place Monday, June 17 to Thursday, June 20 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. at the Shamokin Area Middle/High School gym. The camp is designed to expose players to the basic fundamentals and develop an interest in basketball. Early registration cost of the camp is $50 by May 25. After May 25, cost is $60. Each camper will receive a camp t-shirt at the end of the week. Applications are available in the elementary and middle/high schools. For more information, contact Bill Callahan at firstname.lastname@example.org or Chris Zimmerman at email@example.com.
Sacavage Memorial Golf Tournament
The Mount Carmel Eagles will hold the Charles Sacavage Memorial Golf Tournament June 15, at Knoebel's Three Ponds Golf Course. The event is a two-man scramble, with refreshments, beverages and monetary prizes. For more information call Charles Feifer at 205-2737 or Greg Sacavage at 205-6650.
Mount Carmel Area AYSO
Registration for the fall 2013/spring 2014 will be Saturday, June 15 from 1 to 3 p.m. in the large shed at the Fifth Street fields. Cost is $40 for first child and $35 for each additional child per family. Special discounts will be availabe for those who volunteer to coach or referee their child's team. There are also fall-only and spring-only discounts. For more information, contact Mark at 373-1596.
Registration for Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 will be Friday, June 14 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus in Shamokin. Children must turn 4 by July 31, 2013 to be eligible to play. There is an $8 discount if registration is completed by June 14, otherwise cost is $40 and uniform fee is $25. An equipment and uniform exchange will also be conducted at this time. Bring old uniforms, shin guards, cleats and other items to donate. Used items will also be available to buy at discounted prices. For more information, contact Cathy at 573-4345 or go to www.ShamokinAYSO.org.
Southern Columbia Girls Soccer Camp
A girls soccer camp, open to players from all areas, will be conducted by the Southern Columbia girls soccer coaches and players from July 15 to 17 from 5 to 8 p.m. each day at the high school soccer fields. Registration forms can be obtained in the middle and elementary school offices or online at http://hs.scasd.us/girlsoccer/GirlsSoccer/Home.html. Cost is $50 and the camp is designed to provide girls the opportunity to focus on fundamental technical instruction in a relaxed and fun learning environment. Registration must be completed by June 15 to guarantee a camp t-shirt. For more information, contact Jennifer Kremser at 380-3776 or Andrea Bzdak at 594-7716.
Mount Carmel Area Track and Field Camp
Track and field camp, run by the Mount Carmel Area track and field team and coaches, for children entering first through eighth grades will be August 5 to 8 from 9 to 11 a.m. each day at the Silver Bowl. Cost is $45 and includes a camp t-shirt. August 8 will be a mini track meet for the campers to show off their skills. Applications are available in the elementary school office or on the Mount Carmel track and field website. For more information, contact Coach Ditchey at 339-1500 or 817-0524.
Southern Columbia Girls Basketball Camp
Camp will run from July 29 to Aug. 1 from 4:30 to 8:30 p.m. for girls entering second through ninth grades. Cost is $65 if paid before July 1 and $75 if paid after. For more information, contatct Kevin Collins at 933-0305 or Kim Chaundy at 205-2351.
Granby Wrestling Camp at Line Mountain
Line Mountain High School will hold Granby style wrestling camp June 17-19 from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. each day. Cost is $220 with an additional $15 for provided lunch. Clinician is Keith Lowrance. For more information call Mike Martz at (570) 274-6593.
Little Shamokin Indians
Open registration for anyone ages 5-12 interested in signing up by contacting Dan Stoud at (570) 875-7491 or Nicole Bozza at (570) 847-0371. The next meeting will be Sunday, June 23, 7 p.m. at O'Brien's. All coaches should attend.
Indian Hills Junior Golf Schools
Indian Hills Golf Club will have two separate golf schools this summer on June 25 to 27. A Snag Golf class for kids six to 11 years old who have not been formally introduced to the game will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. with a snack in the middle. All equipment will be provided. An advanced class will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the same days. It is for players ages 10 to 18 years old who have been playing for at least one year. This class will improve all facets of the game. All classes will be run by Indian Hills Golf Pro Don Spieller. For more information, call (570) 644-1972.
S-MC Little League All-Star Tryouts
Any player residing in the Shamokin or Mount Carmel school districts and has met the Little League participation requirements is eligible to try out for the All-Star teams. Tryouts for the 12-year-old team will be Friday, June 14, 5 p.m. on the Faust Field. Rain date is June 16 at 2 p.m. Tryouts for the 9-10-year-old team will be Tuesday, June 11 at 5 p.m. at the Faust Field. Rain date is Wednesday, June 12. Tryouts for the 11-year-old team will be Saturday, June 15 at 9 a.m. Rain date is 5 p.m. Saturday, June 15 or, if rain persists Saturday, Monday, June 17 at 5 p.m. For more information, contact Dr. Miller at 644-5050.
Central Susquehanna Opportunities Golf Classic
The ninth annual golf tournament will be held Monday, July 15 at Frosty Valley Country Club in Danville. Play starts at 10 a.m. with a shotgun start for the four-person scramble. The event will be held rain or shine. Prizes will be awarded to the top three teams in three flights, with specialty prizes awarded for closest to the pins and longest drive and door prizes. A portion of the funds raised will go toward providing a variety of energy-related services to low-income individuals or households. To inquire about sponsorship opportunities, call 644-6575 ext. 126 or go online at www.censop.com.
MCA Sharks Swim Team
Registration for summer swim team will be held through Thursday, June 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Mount Carmel high school pool. Cost is $25 for first registered child per family and $10 for each additional child.
Fairview Gun Club Horseshoe Tournament
Two-man round-robin format tournament, Saturday, June 15. Registration starts at 9:30 and event will be held rain or shine. NHPA rules will apply. Food and beverages will be available.
Mount Carmel Track Unavailable
The Mount Carmel Area track will be undergoing renovations and will not be available for walking or jogging. Persons who wish to walk or jog can do so at the high school parking lots or on the jogging track around the soccer field.
Shamokin Area Physicals Scheduled
Shamokin Area Middle/High School will be offering fall sports physicals on Wednesday, July 17, with July 31 a makeup date. Physicals will cost $20, cash only, paid at the time of the physical. Time schedule is as follows: 2 p.m. - Junior high, JV and varsity football, and football cheerleading; 2:30 - Junior high and varsity cross country; 3 p.m. - Boys and girls soccer; 3:15 p.m. - Volleyball and junior high girls basketball; 3:30 - Junior high girls softball. PIAA physical evaluation forms and Shamokin Area athletic policy packets must be picked up in the principal's office before receiving a physical. Physical forms an also be downloaded at Indians.k12.pa.us by selecting the high school and middle school and clicking on "Athletic Forms" along the left. All forms must be completed by a parent/guardian prior to arriving On July 17. Students who do not have a completed PIAA physical evaluation will not be permitted to participate in a fall sport.
Kulpmont Cougars Registration
Kulpmont Football and Baseball Association will have registration for Cougars football and cheerleading on Tuesday, June 25, and Wednesday, July 3, from 6-7:30 p.m. at the borough hall. Children six years and older can register. New players must bring a copy of their birth certificate, registration fee will apply. Any questions, call Ray at 205-4226.