Maximum Impact will be having an advanced hitting clinic for all ages Saturday, Aug. 25 from 3:30-5 p.m. Space is limited. The price is $10 for an hour and a half. Call 822-1134 to register.
Maximum Impact is having an Advanced Softball Hitting Clinic on Sunday, August 26, from 1:30 p.m. -3 p.m. The cost is $10 per player. Call 822-1134 to sign up.
Misericordia baseball is hosting a summer exposure camp for those interested in playing college baseball Aug. 26. The camp will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., and will feature the first organized baseball activity on the new Tambur Field. For details and registration form, visit athletics.misericordia.edu.
Impact Panthers is establishing a U16 fast-pitch softball team for the 2012-2013 season. Tryouts will be Aug. 25-26 at Abington Rec. Fields on Winola Road, Clarks Summit. Registration is at 12:30 p.m., tryouts begin at 1 p.m. Pre-register at [email protected].
Lackawanna Lightning Softball is establishing a U14 fast-pitch softball travel team. Tryouts will be held Saturday, Aug. 25 (registration is at 10 a.m., tryouts start at 10:30 a.m.). Tryouts will be at Sherwood Park, Dunmore. To register or for more information, contact Wally Peck at 430-4748 or Dino Darbenzio at 650-5159 or via e-mail at [email protected].
Wyoming Valley Flames will be holding tryouts for girls fast-pitch softball. 10U& 12U age group tryouts will be on Aug. 25 at 10 a.m. 16U age group tryouts will be on Aug. 23 at 6 p.m., and Aug 25 at 11 a.m. All tryouts will be at the Ashley softball field on Conyngham St. If you are unable to make these dates or for more information, call Pat at 466-9644, Hank at 328-2643, Bernie at 239-3627, or Bob at 574-5075.
Berwick High School basketball team will be sponsoring a golf tournament at the Berwick Golf Club Saturday September 8th. The event will start at 1:00 p.m. and the format will be a 4-person scramble. Information can be found at www.berwickdawgs.com or you can contact Coach Jason Kingery 394-7115 or Coach Bobby Calarco at 854-0196.
Good Life Golf Classic will be held August 31 at Sand Springs Country Club. Proceeds from the tournament will go to benefit families of children with muscular dystrophy. Registration is at 8 a.m. the day of the tournament and is $80 per person or $320 per team.Register online at crlgoodlife.org or call 480-658-7534
Crestwood Football Kick Off Tailgate Party will be on Thursday, August 30 at 6:00 p.m. at the high school football field. Admission will be $6.00. Come out and support the 2012 football team, the cheer leading squad, and the high school marching band.
Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick will host its annual Black Shamrock Open Aug. 26 at Blue Ridge Trail Golf Course. The format of the tournament is captain and crew and the entry fee is $75 per golfer. The event will kick off with a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start. If interested, call president Jimmy Clancy at 881-4176 or any active member of the G.P. Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Registration should be completed as soon as possible.
Jenkins Township Little League will be having its Family Picnic on Saturday, August 25 beginning at 4 p.m. Cost is $15 for parents and non-players. Players are free. Contact your manager to register. There will be a monthly meeting held on Monday, August 13 at 6 p.m. at the field house to discuss the upcoming picnic and fall ball. All managers and interested parents are urged to attend.
Kingston Forty Fort Little League is accepting nominations for all board positions for the 2013 season. Visit www.eteamz.com/kbsi for a complete list of open positions. A letter of interest must be mailed to PO Box 1292, Kingston, or emailed to [email protected] no later than Sept. 7. For more information, call 714-4035.
Knights of Columbus Council 302 of Wilkes-Barre is hosting its annual charities golf tournament Aug. 25 at Sand Springs Country Club. For more information, call Joe Licosky at 239-0133 or Jerry Nash at 262-8983.
Lehman Golf Club will host a Nine & Dine Tournament on Friday August 31, with tee times beginning at 5pm. Tee times are available by calling the pro shop at 675-1686.
Mickey Gorham Golf Tournament will be held on Sunday, Aug. 26 at Wilkes-Barre Municipal Golf Course. Captain-and-crew format with shotgun start at 1 p.m. Registration is $80 per golfer ($85 day of tournament) which includes green fees, cart, and dinner. E-mail registration to [email protected] or call 881-7259.
Solomon Junior High School, in conjunction with the American Heart Association of NEPA, will host a play day field hockey event held at Solomon/Plains Jr. High School August 25. All field hockey teams from schools are invited and encouraged to come and participate. The public is invited. For more information, call Brian Fischer at 270-0618.
South Wilkes-Barre Little League will hold field day and closing ceremonies Saturday Aug. 25 at 5 p.m. Players should wear their team shirts and hats.
Wyoming Area Soccer will hold "Meet the Warriors" night Sunday, Aug. 26. This event includes the varsity boys and girls teams and the junior high team. It will be held in the Wyoming Area Secondary Center cafeteria at noon. The parents association is asking junior varsity players to bring a bottle of soda, girls varsity to bring a bag of chips or pretzels, and boys varsity to bring a dessert.
Wyoming Valley West Aquatic Teams are holding their second annual golf tournament on Sunday, Aug. 26, 1 p.m. at Four Seasons Golf Course. Entries of either a golfer or a foursome, donors and hole sponsors can be forwarded to golf chairman Dawn Holena at 417-8716.
Bulletin Board items will not be accepted over the telephone. Items may be faxed to 831-7319, emailed to [email protected] or dropped off at the Times Leader or mailed to Times Leader, c/o Sports, 15 N, Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0250.