Sports Calendar: Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013
Kulpmont Football/Baseball Association
Meetings, first Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.
Kulpmont Fire Department
3rd annual golf tournament, Saturday, Sept. 7, at Indian Hills Golf Club. Tournament is a 4-man scramble with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Cost is $65 per golfer and includes green and cart fees, longest drive and closest to the pin as well as door prizes and more. Dinner and refreshments following golf at the East End Fire Company Kulpmont. For information or to sign up, call Marshall Mirarchi III at 570-274-9656 or Kevin O'Hearn at 570-875-7659
Lourdes Regional Raiderfest 5K
Lourdes Regional's Raiderfest 5K Run will be held Saturday, Aug. 24 at 9 a.m. Race day registration starts at 8 a.m. at the Lourdes Regional parking lot. Medals will be awarded to the first overall male and female finishers and to the top three finishers, male and female, in nine different age groups. Pre-registered runners are guaranteed a T-shirt. Refreshments will be provided at the finish. Adult registration is $20, students (18 and younger) $15. Registration forms are available at the Lourdes main office or by e-mailing OLOL5K@yahoo.com.
Keystone Rules Interpretation
The Keystone Chapter of PIAA football officials meeting dates for this season are Aug. 27, Sept. 3, and 17, Oct. 1, 15 and Oct. 29.
SoCo Hoops Open
The fourth annual Soco Hoops Open golf tournament will be held Saturday, Aug. 31 at Knoebels Three Ponds golf course. Shotgun start for the four-man scramble is 9 a.m. Event is sponsored by the Southern Columbia boys basketball team. For more information or to register, contact Ed Ciocco at 672-2434.
Mount Carmel Area Football Tickets
Tickets for the upcoming Red Tornado football season will be on sale at the high school on the following dates: August 27 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.; August 28 from 6 to 7 p.m. Additional selling times will be scheduled by appointment by calling 339-1500 ext. 3114.
Locust Gap Fire Co. Golf Tournament
Saturday, Sept. 7, at Rolling Meadows Golf Course, Mowry, with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. For more information or to make a donation, call Jack Minnig at 339-1241 or 259-4093. All proceeds benefit the fire company.
SV Rebels Softball
Tryouts, Saturday, Aug. 24, for U10/U12 teams at 9 a.m. and U/14 and U/16 teams at 12 noon, at the Ralpho girls softball field in Elysburg, For more information contact Mike Sabo (492-3876), Clint, (898-2234) or Clay (850-1419).
Shamokin Area Sports Passes
Shamokin Area student and adult sport passes are available in the high school principal's office. Student passes are $10, adult passes $50. Senior citizen passes are free to persons 65 and older with a valid identification. In addition, reserved football tickets are now available in the principal's office.
HOF Nitros tryouts
Hall of Fame Nitros softball tryouts for the 14U team will be held Friday, Aug. 23, at 5 p.m., and Sunday, Aug. 25, at 2 p.m. at the John O. Long Field in Sunbury, behind the swimming pool. For more information call Troy at 570-850-5839.
Mount Carmel Supper Club
The Red Tornado Supper Club will meet at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, and every Thursday evening during football season at Mattucci's. Everyone is welcome to greet head coach Carmen DeFrancesco, his staff, players and cheerleaders.
Thursday Nite Rec Bowling
Reorganization meeting, 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 29, at 7 p.m. at the Coal Bowl, Logan and Tioga Streets, Coal Township. The league is a four-person team league, and anyone interested in participating should attend. Starting date is tentatively scheduled for Thursday, Sept. 12. For more information, call Ann Tym at 259-1527 or the Coal Bowl at 648-6192.
Northwestern, Juvenile Court Golf Tournament
The annual Northwestern Academy and Northumberland County Juvenile Court Advisory Board Golf Tournament will be held Monday, Oct. 14, at Indian Hills Golf and Tennis Club. Registration is 9 a.m. and shotgun start 10 a.m. Entrance fee $80 per golfer. For information call Bill Rossnock (570-495-2175) or Christine Jacoby (570-644-5345).
Elysburg Rotary 5K Run and Walk
Elysburg Rotary 5K Run and Walk will be held Monday, Sept. 2, at All Home Days Park, Elysburg. Registration 8 a.m., race 9 a.m. Cost $18 with tee-shirt, $5 for walkers without T-shirt.
North Schuylkill Sports Passes
Now on sale in high school office for 2013-14 school year. Cost for a student pass is $25 and adult is $60. Passes may be purchased weekdays between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. or at home athletic events. Senior citizens are eligible for a free lifetime pass, which is available at the athletic office. Senior citiizens should bring a form of identification to verify age.
Northumberland County Rec Committee
The Northumberland County Recreation Committee is taking applications for new members. Persons interested in becoming a member should visit the Northumberland County website and fill out an application, which can be dropped off at the county office. Persons can also contact Chairman Peter Long at firstname.lastname@example.org or Secretary Debra Dimm (email@example.com) and they can forward an application.
Ralpho Fall Baseball Tournament
Ralpho Fall Baseball Tournament will be held Sept. 28-29, in Elysburg for players ages 8-11. There is a $100 entry fee per team. For more information contact Chip Wetzel (527-0339) or Dave Brokus (490-9375).