Sports Calendar: Tuesday, January 8, 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
Meetings, Jan. 20 and 27, noon, at the Knights of Columbus in Shamokin.
Lourdes Homecoming Weekend
Our Lady of Lourdes Regional School will hold its homecoming weekend to welcome back alumni on Friday, Jan. 18, and Saturday, Jan. 19. The weekend will kick off with the junior varsity and varsity boys' basketball games against Natvity at 6 and 7:15 p.m., respectively. Jan. 18. The homecoming queen will be crowned during halftime of the varsity game. An alumni boys' basketball game will be played at noon Jan. 19, followed by the alumni girls' basketball game. At 6 p.m., Jan. 19, an alumni social will be held at 6 p.m. at Brady Fire Company Banquet Hall. Cost for the banquet is $20 per person or $30 per couple and includes food, drinks and an alumni T-shirt. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cabrini Junior League Baseball
Registration for all new and returning players atges 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
Saturday, Jan. 12 Lourdes will open its doors for free for its game against Northumberland Christian 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.
Coal Region Heat
A $20 night all-you-can-eat-n-drink fundraising event will be held from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, at the Atlas American Legion to benefit the Coal Region Heat traveling baseball team. Doors open at 6 p.m. There will be a DJ along with Chinese auction, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. Call 205-2248 for advance tickets or purchase at the door.
Lady Bombers Girls Softball League
The SCT Lady Bombers Softball League, formerly the Shamokin/Coal Township Girls Youth Softball league, will hold registration Jan. 19, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Shamokin Public Library. All girls ages 4-14 are invited to play. Girls from Mount Carmel and Kulpmont are eligible as well. New players must provide a copy of their birth certificate and a form of ID for their parent. Registration fee is $25 for U8, U10 and U12, and $35 for U14. Cost includes uniform and insurance fee. The league will also 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.