The President’s Day tournament to benefit S.A.F.E. scheduled to be held today, Sunday, September 11, has been rescheduled for Sunday, September 25.
The "Walk for Autism" scheduled for Friday, September 9 has been rescheduled for Friday, September 23.
The Industrial League Year-end Golf Tournament has been rescheduled to Sunday, October 9.
The league playoffs were cancelled this week due damage at the courts from water runoff. The annual clambake has been rescheduled to Sunday, Sept. 18.
Riders from all over the state and surrounding states will travel to Cedar BMX for a great weekend of racing. Registration is from 10: a.m.-12 p.m. Racing each day will begin shortly after registration ends. After Sunday’s racing, the points will be tallied and the state champions will be named and given their awards in a short ceremony. Spectators are always free at Cedar BMX. Cedar BMX is located off of Newton Ransom Blvd. in Newton, just 10 miles from Pittston.
The WA Boys Basketball Parents Association will hold a meeting on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:30 p.m. at the Secondary Center Gym. Final preparations for the upcoming Golf Tournament on September 24 will be discussed.
Please bring with you all sponsorship money and golfer registrations with you to this meeting. All parents are welcome to attend. If you have any questions, please contact Tracy Carey at 313-0837.
For more information, visit cedarbmx.com.
The PA Soccer Booster Club will hold a meeting Sept. 22 at 7:30 p.m. at the Red Mill in Pittston. Boys’ senior day will be discussed. Girls and boys soccer parents are welcome to attend.
The Pittston Area Wrestling Booster Club will host a “Benefit 4 Eric” on Sunday, Sept. 25 at the By-Pass Lounge in Pittston Twp. from 5-9 p.m. to support Eric Danaher, a Pittston Area student/athlete, and his family, who lost their Parsonage Street, Hughestown home and possessions to fire in July.
Admission is $10. All proceeds will benefit Eric and his family. The booster club will provide food. Bar menu and beverages will be optional.
If you cannot attend, yet are interested in making a donation, please forward gifts to the Pittston Area Wrestling Booster Club, P.O. Box 832, Pittston, 18640.
The Pittston Area class of 2012 Parents’ Association Golf Tournament that was scheduled for August 28 has been re-scheduled to September 18 due to Hurricane Irene. The tournament will be held at the Four Seasons Golf Club in Exeter, with an 8 a.m. shot gun start.
The tournament is a four member captain and crew, $60 a player ($240 per team), price includes green fees, cart, lunch and beverages. Openings for teams are still available.
Reservations can be made by calling Melanie Yozwiak at 262-6714 or mail check payable to Pittston Area Parents Association Class of 2012 and mail to 491 Broad Street, Pittston, 18640. Prizes will be awarded for 1st and 2nd flight, closest to pin and longest drive.
All proceeds will go towards keeping the class of 2012 safe on graduation night by hosting an all night party for the class.
The Wyoming Area Girls’ Basketball Parents Association is still looking for parents to fill its President & Vice-President positions for the upcoming 2011-2012 season.
This association has a lot to offer our girls and we do not want it to close. The new varsity head coach, Ryan Kennedy, is eager to get started with our association to plan the upcoming season.
Anyone interested in taking either of these seats or any questions can call Theresa Wysocki at 333-4157.
The Old Forge Little League will host Field Day for the PONY, Minor League and Little League division for all boys and girls today.
Boys PONY and Minor League will be at 10 a.m. at Community Park at Miles Street. It will be over at 12:15 p.m. Little League will be from 11:30 a.m. at the Community Park until 1:45 p.m.
Girls PONY and Coach pitch will be from 1-3:15 p.m., and Girls Little League Softball will run from 2:30 p.m. until 5 p.m.
Cost for adults/parents will be approximately $6 per person. Players are free.
Any questions, call John Belko 570-457-2188 or John Armillay at 357-2742.
The Wyoming Area Basketball Inaugural golf outing will be held on Saturday, September 24 at 8 a.m. (shotgun), at the Applewood Golf Club in Harding.
Cost is $80 per player, $320 per foursome. Format is four-man captain and crew. Includes green fees, carts, refreshments, dinner at Applewood following the tournament, prizes for flights. Cash or checks accepted.
For more information and questions call Coach Al Brogna at 883-4598, Assistant Coach Paul Hindmarsh at 693-1655, Tracy Carey at 313-0837, Joe Vullo at 498-1394 or Doreen Zezza 954-3504.
All profits benefit Wyoming Area Boys’ Basketball Program. If you are interested in sponsoring holes or making any donations, please contact any of the people listed above.
Ring of Pride Weekend will be held September 16, at Jake Sobeski Stadium in West Pittston. There will be a ceremony at the 50-yard line before the Lake-Lehman game honoring Dante Bovani, Mike Liberski and Tommy Evans who will be inducted into the Ring of Pride. The 1971 Championship team will also be honored. It is their 40th anniversary.
There will be a cocktail party immediately following the game at St. Anthony’s Banquet Hall in Exeter. Tickets are $25 each and includes hors d’oeuvres and beverages (beer, wine and soft drinks). All fans of Warrior Football are invited to attend and questions should be directed to Lou Ciampi Jr. at 654-4040.
All members (players, coaches, managers etc) of the 1971 championship team are encouraged to attend the football game for the pregame ceremony plus the cocktail party. Any 1971 team member with questions should contact Dave Amico firstname.lastname@example.org. If any family members have contact with former players out of town, please relay this message to them.
The Rock Recreation Center 340 Carverton Road will be holding a Fall Girls 8th Grade Basketball League. The league will run Sept. 17 - Oct. 22. The cost is $150 per team plus referee fees. Each team will play five regular season games along with a single elimination playoff. Please contact Doug Miller at 570-696-2769 for more information.
The Firm AC is offering a free boys’ hoop clinic every Sunday in September at Lake-Lehman High School. Sessions will run from 7:15 to 8:30 p.m. and begin today.
For more info contact Coach Perez at email@example.com.
The Firm AC 49’ers will host a free girls’ only basketball clinic on Sept. 18 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for girls in grades 4-9. For more info, contact Coach Darnell Ford at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Pace Setter Athletic Club of Northeastern PA will sponsor and operate a series of "Fall Ball" basketball leagues. The leagues will include a 5th & 6th grade boys division, a 5th & 6th grade girls division, a 7th & 8th boys division, a 7th & 8th girls division and an Adult (over 30) division.
Games will be played at the Greater Scranton YMCA in Dunmore on both in outdoor and indoor courts. The leagues will run through Sept., Oct. and Nov. Interested parties contact Pace Setter A.C. at 347-7018 or 575-0941 or e-mail email@example.com.