Curry & Powlus Quarterback Skills Camp will be held Saturday, May 25, at Crispin Field in Berwick for boys age 9 through graduating seniors. It will be under the direction of Berwick football coach George Curry and Ron Powlus Sr., a 30-year coaching veteran. Scheduled instructors include Penn State quarterback Stephen Bench, and high school and college coaches. Fee is $50 and includes T-shirt, lunch, refreshments and instructional packet. Advance registration is encouraged. Checks made payable to Curry QB Camps, Inc., can be sent to C&P Quarterback Camp, c/o George Curry, 305 Summerhill Ave., Berwick, Pa., 18603. For more information, visit www.curryqbcamps.org.
King's College Baseball, along with Jerry Greeley, head coach of the baseball team, will once again be hosting ‘Jerry Greeley's Player Development Baseball Academy' on Feb. 24 in King's College's Scandlon Gymnasium Recreation Center. The Academy will offer numerous ten dollar specialty camps for players in grades K-to-12. For additional information on dates, times and registration, please go to kingscollegeathletics.com and click baseball, email [email protected] or phone 592-7797.
Valley Laxers will hold registration for its inaugural season on the following dates: Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday Feb. 24 at noon to 2:00 p.m., Wednesday Feb. 27 at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Sunday, March 3 at noon to 2 p.m. The organization be fielding the following teams: U9 (Boys & Girls) ages 6,7,8 born on or after Sept., 1, 2003, U11 (Boys & Girls) ages 9,10,11 born on or after Sept. 1, 2001, U13 (Boys & Girls) ages 11,12,13 born on or after Sept. 1, 1999, U15 (Boys & Girls) ages 12,13,14 born on or after September 1, 1997. League fee is $150. Included in this fee is one to two practices per week, a 10-12 game schedule, two in-season tournaments and a game jersey. Players will be responsible for their own equipment: lacrosse helmet, gloves, pads, stick and mouthpiece. All will be available to purchase (at a discounted rate) prior to the season.If you have any questions or concerns, contact Robbie Switzer via email [email protected] or Carl Delucca via email [email protected].
Back Mountain Little League will hold a board meeting Monday, Mar. 4, at 7 p.m. at the Daddow-Isaacs American Legion located on the Route 415 in Dallas. General meeting, open to the public, will be held at 8 p.m.Please visit www.bmtll.com for more information.
Crestwood Football Booster Club will have a meeting Thursday, Feb. 21 at 7 p.m. at Tony's Pizza.
Lake Lehman Baseball Booster Club will have its next meeting Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Harvey's Lake Grotto.
Wyoming Area Baseball Diamond Club will hold a meeting on Wednesday, Feb 20 at 7 p.m. in room 129 at the Secondary Center. All parents of players from grades 7th through 12th are encouraged to attend to discuss and plan upcoming events.
Wyoming Valley West Baseball Booster Club will meet today at 7 p.m. at Keeley's Alehouse and Grille, 199 Division Street Kingston. Parents of all player are encouraged to attend.
Ashley/Hanover Girls Fast-pitch Softball will have registrations at Hanover Memorial School today from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Hanover High School cafeteria. The cost is $50 plus fundraiser (buyout $35). All girls that reside in Luzerne County ages 6 to 16 are eligible. First time registrants must bring a copy of a birth certificate. It is a division of the Luzerne County Chaos. For information, call Bernie at 239-3627 or Hank 328-2643.
Back Mountain Little League will be holding their FINAL registration for baseball and softball players Monday, Mar. 4, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Daddow-Isaacs American Legion located on Route 415 in Dallas. All players who turn five years old prior to May 1, 2013 are eligible. Players need to bring proof of address and new players need a birth certificate. There will be a Candy Fundraiser along with the registration fee. Visit the website for other details: www.bmtll.com.
Greater Pittston Stoners Youth Soccer registration dates are Thursday, Feb. 21 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, March 5 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Thursday, March 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for all players U10 and above. Cost is $25 if you do not need uniform and $40 with a uniform. At the Exeter Scout Home located in the rear of the Exeter Borough building, at the corner of Wyoming Ave and Lincoln St Exeter. For more information visit http://stonersoccer.org/.
Hanover Area/Ashley-Newtown Little Leagues will hold registration at the Hanover Area Jr/Sr High School in the cafeteria for all those who played for the ASNWR, Lee Park, Hanover Green, Lyndwood & Ashley Newtown Little Leagues. Registration is open for all children ages 4 as of April 30, 2013to 16 no later thanApril 30, 2013who reside in Hanover Township, SugarNotch, Warrior Run, Ashley & Newtown. Please bring a copy of your child's birth certificate as well as 3proofs of residency on the following dates:: Thursday, February 21 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 2 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Little League Girls softball registration is also available for Girls ages 8-16 will also take place at the above listed dates and times.
Kingston/Forty Fort Little League will hold its final registration for all baseball and softball divisions on Sunday, Feb 24 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Forty Fort Borough Building on Wyoming Ave and River Street. A copy of a birth certificate (for all new players) and copies of 3 proofs of residency dated between February 1, 2012 and January 31, 2013 are required. Visit www.eteamz.com/kbsi for registration and medical release forms, fees, and fundraising information. For any additional questions, call 714-4035.
Nanticoke Legion Baseball will be holding sign-ups on Saturday February 23, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Nanticoke Legion Hall, Broad St., Nanticoke.Any interested player needs to be from Nanticoke Area, Hanover Area or Northwest Area, and be between the ages of 13 and 19.Any questions, please call Joe at 814-1430.
Plymouth Girls Fast Pitch Softball will have signups for girls ages 6 thru 16 on Feb. 21 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 23 from noon to 2 p.m. at the Plymouth borough building. Cost is $35 for first child and $50 family. Please bring copy of birth certificate. Any questions call Shawn at 406-2385.
South Wilkes-Barre Little League signups will be Wednesday, Feb. 20 from 6 - 8 p.m., Saturday Feb. 23 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 2 from 10 a.m. -1 p.m. at Firwood Church. The final signup will be held at Kistler School during parent teacher conferences. Players must be ages 4 and up.
Wilkes-Barre Girls Softball League will hold registration on Thursday, Feb. 21 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Rodano's on Public Square.Girls born between July 1, 1995 and Dec. 31, 2008 are eligible. City residency is not required. For info log onto www.wbgsl.com or call 822-3991.
Wyoming Valley Vipers are looking for a short stop/ utility player for one of their 12u travel softball teams. If interested please call Ed at 417-1119 for more information.
Knights of Columbus Basketball Free Throw Championship will be held Feb. 23 at 4 p.m. for boys and girls ages 10 to 14. The event is sponsored by the Knights of Columbus Pittston Council #372 and will be held at St. Joseph Oblates gymnasium on Route 315 in Laflin. Winners progress through local, district and state competitions. International champions are announced by the Knights of Columbus headquarters based on scores from the state-level competitions. Participants will compete in their respective age groups. Participants are required to furnish proof of age and written parental consent to compete. For entry forms or more information, call Don Mac Rae at 815-4454 or Mitch Megliola at 335-3002.
Wyoming Valley Chapter of Credit Unions is holding its 27th annual Golf Outing and Buffet on Friday, June 7. Format is Captain and Crew with a 10 a.m. shotgun start. This year's event will feature prizes in four flights with a special award to the tournament champion. All donations are appreciated. Registration is $95 per person and includes cart, green fees and prizes. Registration is $110 after May 7. All registrations received before May 7 will receive a free raffle ticket. If paying by check, make check payable to Wyoming Valley Chapter of Credit Unions. For more information, call Bob Alescyk at 823-6151, John Hayduk at 693-0500 and Debbie Peters at 457-8899.
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.