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Sem Cradle Lacrosse is offering a clinic for boys and girls ages 4 to 8 at Wyoming Seminary Upper School in Kingston. Program sessions will be held Saturdays from noon to 1 p.m. at Klassner Field on North Maple Street beginning Saturday, Sept. 21 and continuing through Nov. 2. Cost is $120. The program provides all necessary equipment with no additional feel. The curriculum is designed to teach the basics of lacrosse. It will be directed by Sem coach Catie Kersey. For more information or to register, contact Kersey at ckersey@wyomingseminary.org.


Newport Biddy Basketball registration for grades 1-7 will be Sept. 18, 21 and 22 from 6-8 p.m. at K.M. Smith Elementary School.


Crestwood Boys Basketball Booster Club will have its next meeting Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. at Cavanaugh’s Grille.

Hanover Area Boys Basketball Booster Club will meet Sept. 24 at 7 p.m. at Major Leagues in Sugar Notch.

Mountain Top Area Little League will have board elections Sept. 19 at 8 p.m. at the Alberdeen Complex. Any member of the league can come to the meeting to vote, or request an absentee ballot from Andrea O’Neill at 574-5551. A member is anyone who was a rostered coach, manager, board member or attended four meetings over the past year. To see who is running or for more information, visit www.mountaintoparealittleleague.com.


Back Mountain Bandits Boys and Girls Lacrosse Registration for 2014 season will be Saturday Sept. 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Dallas American Legion. The league is for boys in age groups U-9, U-11, U-13 and U-15 and girls in grades 3-8. Family Discounts apply and there are no mandatory fund raisers. Registration fee includes US Lacrosse registration, US Lacrosse Magazine and a team uniform. The league is also looking for volunteers for board positions and all aspects of the organization. For more information, visit www.laxteams.net/bmylax/ or email bmtlax@gmail.com.

Hanover Area Youth Basketball Signups for boys and girls grades 3-6 will be held Sept. 29 and Oct. 6 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Memorial Elementary. The cost is $40 for a single child and $70 for two children. For more information, text or call Jim Richmond at 817-1102 or email jimkim1020@verizon.net.

Wyoming Valley West Lady Spartans Jr. Basketball League will be holding registrations for girls grades 3-6 that reside in the WVW School District on: Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 6-8 p.m.; and Saturday, Sept. 21 from noon to 2 p.m. at the WVW Middle School Gym on Chester Street in Kingston. The cost is $45 plus a fundraiser. Applications for coaching and team sponsors will be accepted at these times. Please contact Chris 406-3181 for additional information.


Assembly 59 will have a golf tournament Saturday, Sept. 21 at the Hollenback Golf Course on North Washington Street in Wilkes-Barre. The tournament begins at 9 a.m. The cost is $40 per person. For more information, call Butch at 829-3398 or 825-3584. Refreshments will be served afterwards at the North End Slovak Club.

Bass Fishing Tournament will be held Sept. 21 at Blytheburn Lake on Blytheburn Rd. in Mountain Top. Boats in the water at 6:30 a.m. and out at 11 a.m. The fee is $40 per team. The tournament is limited to 10 boats. Reserve early. This is a fundraiser for the Blytheburn Lake Association. For more information, call 868-6895 or 678-5261.

Benjamin August Memorial 3-Mile Run and Walk will be held Sunday, OCt. 20 at 10:30 a.m. The event is organized by the Jewish Community Alliance of Northeastern PA’s Physical Education Department and sponsored by Sandy Arnold Rifkin in memory of Sandy’s father, Benjamin August. The course will be through South Wilkes-Barre with the start at Northampton Street and finish on the River Commons. Runners and walkers registration fee before Oct. 7 is $17. the fee is $20 after Oct. 7 or on race day. Preregistration race packets may be picked up starting at 9:15 a.m. Race day registration will be held at the JCC beginning at 9:15 a.m. Registration closes 10 minutes prior to the race start. Registration forms can also be found at NEPARunner.com. Make checks payable to JCA. Mail pre-entry fee and official entry form to Bill Buzza, Recreation Director; JCA 60 South River St., Wilkes- Barre, PA 18702. For more information, call 824-4646.

Commonwealth Medical College will have its fifth annual golf tournament Monday, Sept. 30, at Huntsville Golf Course in Shavertown. Registration is at 9 a.m. and the tournament begins at 10 a.m. All proceeds benefit The Commonwealth Medical College scholarships. For more information, call 504-9619.

King’s College Field Hockey team will host its alumni game Saturday at noon in the Betzler Athletic Complex. Former Lady Monarch players interested in participating should call coach Cheryl Ish at 208-5900, ext. 5855 or email her at cherylish@kings.edu.

King’s Softball will have a golf tournament Sunday, Sept. 29, at Four Seasons Golf Course. The cost is $75 per golfer, which includes 18 holes of golf, cart, beverages and a meal. The format is captain and crew. Reservations are required by Sept. 20. For more information, email softball@kings.edu or call 208-5855.

Knights of Columbus Pittston Council #372 local level 2013 soccer challenge will be held at noon Sept. 22 at the James Clark Park located along Curry Street in Pittston for all area boys and girls ages 10-14. Winners progress through local, district and state competitions. Participants will compete in their respective age groups. There is no cost for admission. Participants are required to have proof of age and written parental consent to compete. For more information, call Don Mac Rae at 815-4454 or Mitch Megliola at 335-3002.

Luzerne County Special Olympics Golf Tournament will be held Sunday, Sept. 22 with a noon check-in and a 1 p.m. shotgun start at Four Seasons Golf Course in Exeter. The tournament will benefit Luzerne County Special Olympians’ fall/winter/spring training. To register or to donate, please email Frank at fvt315@netzero.com or call 510-5600.

Northwest Area Hoopster Classic Golf Tournament will be held Sept. 21 at Mill Race Golf Course in Benton. The cost is $75 per person, which includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, door prizes, a meal, drinks and snacks. Registration is at 7:30 a.m. and the tournament starts at 8 a.m. The format is four-man scramble. For more information, call Lisa at 256-3412.

Shavertown United Methodist Church 7th Annual Golf Tournament will be held at the Mill Race Golf and Camping Resort in Benton Saturday, Oct. 5. Registration starts at 9 a.m. and the tournament begins at 10 a.m. Entry fee is $80, which includes green fees, carts, free use of driving range with unlimited balls, snacks, barbecue chicken dinner following the tournament, souvenirs and prizes. Hole sponsorships are available for $80, which gives sponsors a sign at the tee box and a listing in the program. To donate prizes for the golfers, call the church. Make checks payable to SUMC and include the names of those in your foursome. Singles will be paired. Mail checks and entry form to Shavertown United Methodist Church 163 N. Pioneer Ave., Shavertown, Pa. 18708.

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