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Greater Pittston Sr. and Jr Legion signups today

The Greater Pittston Senior Legion signups/tryouts are today, Sunday, May 1 at 3 p.m. at the Atlas in West Pittston. Players must provide a copy of birth certificate.

Juniors should report at 12:30.

PA baseball boosters Yankee game deal

The Pittston Area Baseball Booster Club is offering a ticket special for the SWB Yankees and Toledo Mud Hens baseball game at PNC Field on Friday June 3.

Join the boosters for the game and get a game ticket, Wendy’s Value Meal voucher, a limited edition hat and a game day program for only $12. It’s a $35 value.

All the players in the Pittston Area program have order forms. Contact a player or call Joe Bone at 654-6734 or 650-2309.

WA baseball boosters meeting Wednesday

The Wyoming Area Diamond Club will meet on Wednesday May 4 at 7 p.m. at the secondary Center, in the auditorium.

Plans for Senior Day and the Banquet will be discussed. All parents are asked to attend.

PA Track parents meeting Tuesday

The Pittston Area Track Parents are meeting on Tuesday, May 3 at 7:00 in the high school cafeteria. All parents will team members from grades 7-12 are urged to attend. Plans for the end of the season party along with nomination of officers are on the agenda.

OF Junior Legion tryout today

The Old Forge American Legion Junior Baseball Team will hold tryouts on Sunday, May 1 at 11am Tryouts will be held at Billy Long Field at Old Forge High School.

Pittston Area baseball boosters meeting

The Pittston Area Baseball Booster Club will be holding a meeting on Wednesday, May 4 at 7:00 p.m. at the Red Mill in Pittston. Parents of players in grades 8-12 are encouraged to attend. Anyone with questions should call Brian at 457-3693.

Old Forge LL meeting today

The Old Forge Lions Little League will meet at 4pm on Sunday, May 1, at the Miles Street Community Park for its regular monthly meeting.

WA ice hockey coach letters due

The Wyoming Area Ice Hockey Club is accepting letters of intent for volunteer varsity and JV coaching positions. Letter must include USA Hockey CEP# and LVL. Send Resume To: WAIHA P.O. Box 4341 Wyoming Pa 18644

Red Devils meeting Tuesday

The Pittston Red Devils Sportsmen Club is meeting Tuesday, May 3 at 7 p.m. at Dr. Ruggerio’s home on West Pittston. Spring and summer events are on the agenda. Members are urged to attend.

WWWE Panthers registering

The Wyoming-West Wyoming-Exeter Panthers Football/Cheerleading Asso. will hold registration on the following dates and times: May 15, 1-4 p.m.; June 12, 12-3 p.m.; and June 26, 12-3 p.m. at the Panther Field house on Cedar Street in Exeter. Cost is $60 for an individual and $75 for a family.

Legion baseball sign ups May 1

Greater Pittston Senior Legion sign ups are Sunday, May 1 at 3 p.m. at the Atlas in West Pittston. Players must provide a copy of birth certificate.

JTLL Opening Day was Saturday

Opening Day was Saturday, April 30.

Players gathered at May Park(behind Baloga Funeral Home) at 11 a.m. for the parade to the field at 11:30 a.m. After the parade to the field, the players were introduced and exhibition baseball was played featuring T-Ball, Coach Pitch, and Girls Minors Softball.

Then at 4 p.m. Pittston took on the Golden Tech Minor League Boys baseball team. During the day, the other fields were open for all boys and girls to show their skills at some Pitch, Hit and Run games.

Dupont Softball/Teeball to open May 7

The Dupont Softball/Teeball League will hold opening day ceremonies on May 7 beginning at 2 p.m. Due to the expected large crowd, car pooling is suggested to cut down on traffic and parking congestion.

PA Track Parents meeting scheduled

The Pittston Area Track Parents will hold an important meeting on Tuesday, May 3 at 7 p.m. in the high school cafeteria. All parents with team members from grades 7-12 are urged to attend. Plans for the end of the season party along with other topics are on the agenda.

West Pittston Run set

The 34th Annual West Pittston Anthracite Run for the Coal four-mile run/fun walk has been set for June 4. This year’s event is sponsored by Big Top Tent Rental, and all proceeds benefit West Pittston children’s park and recreational activities.

Registration will begin that day at 7:30 a.m. at the West Pittston Borough Building. The Fun Walk Course is two miles with the Run Course a four-mile loop around the perimeter of West Pittston. Streets will be traffic controlled and miles will be marked. The start and finish will be at the borough building. The course is relatively flat with some hills. Cost of the event is $15 if you pre-register by May 30, and $18 after May 30.

Trophies and prizes will be given to the Top 3 Male and Female runners in the overall and each age group. There are 11 age groups for males and 10 age groups for females. Both course records were set in 2008 with Kenn Barrelli running a 20:09:19 and Heidi Wolfsberger running a 22:12:00.

For more information, call the West Pittston Borough Office at 570-655-7782.

Stoners Soccer sets signups

The Greater Pittston Stoners Youth Soccer League will hold signups for Fall Soccer on the following dates: May 7 from 1:30-4:30 p.m.; and May 10 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Exeter Scout Home, located in the rear of the Exeter Borough Building on the corner of Lincoln Street and Wyoming Avenue in Exeter.

Cost of registration is $63 for players win new uniform, and $48 per player with no uniform. New players must show birth certificate. For more info visit www.stonesoccer.org.

Tickets on sale for OFBRC Pasta Dinner

The Old Forge Boys’ Roundball Club will hold its annual Pasta Dinner on May 1 from 12-4 p.m. at Arcaro and Genell’s Banquet Room. The Dinner is eat-in or take-out and includes pasta, a salad, desert and a beverage.

Tickets are $9 for adults and $4 for children under 12, and can be purchased from any member of the Old Forge Boys’ Basketball Program or at the door.

PA Wrestling Boosters slate party, meeting

The Pittston Area Wrestling Booster Club will hold a meeting on May 2 at6:30 p.m. in the cafeteria. Nominations of officers will take place. Final plans for the banquet will be discussed.

PA Hoop Boosters golf tourney set

On June 4, the Pittston Area Basketball Booster Club will host a captain-and-crew golf tournament at Four Seasons Golf Club with an 8 a.m. shot gun start.

Fee for the tournament will be $65 a person which will include cart, green fee and old fashioned cook out at Four Seasons after golf. To sponsor a hole for $50 or to register a team for the tournament call Carl at 883-7220 or 954-3067. Deadline to register is June 1.

Youth soccer tourney scheduled

The Greater Pittston Stoners Soccer Club, in conjunction with the Hanover Youth Soccer Organization, has organized a soccer tournament/family fun day to benefit Mackenzie Marx who is being treated for Acute Myeloid Leukemia.

The tournament is June 25 at the Hanover Youth Soccer Complex with a rain date of June 26. The tournament is U6-U13 with an entry fee of $50. Games begin at 9 a.m. and WVYSA rules will be followed. Teams do not have to be affiliated with any organizations. Other activities scheduled include face painting, Bounce House, money wheel, bake sale, a DJ, and much more. All proceeds will be directed to the Marx Family.

For more information, contact Stoners vice president Jamie Szafran-Williams at newtown22@yahoo.com.

YMCA offers arthritis rehab

The Greater Pittston YMCA offers arthritis rehab program through its Water Arthritis Therapy for severe arthritis cases from Monday through Thursday at 2 p.m. Must purchase Y Fitness Card to attend program.

Tee Time for Kiel

The Friends of Kiel Eigen are sponsoring the Third Annual Tee Time for Kiel Golf Tournament on June 4 at Sand Springs Golf Club. The Tournament is Captain and Crew with a 1 p.m. shotgun start.

Cost is $100 per player and includes golf fees, lunch, dinner and a snack and drink at the turn. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with lunch and range time scheduled for 12 p.m. Prizes will be awarded for first and second place in each flight.

Teams will be accepted on a first-come basis. All fees must accompany registration. Hole Sponsors are also welcome at $100 per hole.

For more info or to register contact Adam Barsigian at 561-5822, J Argonish at 862-3566, Corey Palma at 861-4743 or Ian Nemetz at 267-6802.

All proceeds go to the Kiel Eigen Fund.

New classes at YMCA

The Greater Pittston YMCA is offering an abdominal classTuesday and Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. instructed by ISSA certified personal trainer, Gary Gall. Gall will also be teaching Cardio Extreme Saturday at 2 p.m..

A 1-hour power spin class on the last Wednesday of each month is at 5:15 p.m. lead by instructor, Diane Butwin.

Contact Fitness Director, Kelly McCabe at 655-2255 ext 104 or kmccabe@greaterpittstonymca.org.

Shamrock Wrestling signups/practice

The 570 Shamrock Wrestling Club hold sign-ups on Tuesday and Thursdays at the Pittston Area High School gym, 5 Stout Street, Yatesville from 5:30to 6 p.m. prior to each practice session.

Practices will be held each Tuesday and Thursday at Pittston Area High School 6 to 8 p.m. and each Monday and Wednesday at Wyoming Seminary, Wilkes-Barre.

For more info call Matt Giampietro at 654-0251 or 212-1340.

WA Booster collecting programs

The Wyoming Area Football Booster Club is looking for programs from all Warrior football teams since 1966.

Contact Nick Perugini. It will be returned after scanning.nperugini@aol.com.

Pace Setter leagues forming

The Pace Setter Athletic Club basketball will sponsor and operate a series of basketball leagues throughout the months of May, June, July and August for in girls and boys divisions, 5-12 grades.

Parish teams, community teams, school teams, as well as clubs organized by individual sponsors are welcome. Individual players may be placed on team (numbers permitting).

Interested parties can contact the Pace Setter A.C. at 347-7018 or at pacesetterbasketball@verizon.net.

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