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Red Devils meeting Tuesday in West Pittston

The Pittston Red Devils Sportsmen’s Club is meeting Tuesday, June 7 at 7:30 p.m. at Dr. Nicholas Ruggerio’s home in West Pittston.

Discussion of summer events is one the agenda. Members are urged to attend this important meeting.

WAFPA running trip to Big 33 game

Wyoming Area Football Parents Association is sponsoring a bus trip to Hershey Park on Sat., June 18 for the Big 33 Classic Football Game at 7 p.m. This game features the best 33 football players between the state Pennsylvania and Ohio. Wyoming Area’s Julian Campenni has been selected to participate in the Big 33 game.

The price for the day-trip is $58 per person. This includes the bus fare, admission to Hershey Park for the day, and admission to Hershey Park Stadium for the game at 7 p.m. This is open to any Wyoming Area football player in grades 7-12th, and any student in Wyoming Area. Anyone under the age 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Please contact WAFPA Secretary, Tammie Jones at (570)956-9192 or 693-0753 for reserved seats. Deadline for reservations is Monday, June 6. The bus will depart from the high school gym at 9 a.m. and will return back to the gym approximately around 11:45 p.m.

Any questions, please call WAFPA Pres., Dan Resciniti at 814-5803 or WAFPA Sec., Tammie Jones at 693-0753.

PA grid boosters meeting Monday

The Pittston Area Football Booster Club will meet Monday at 7 p.m. at the Cefalo Center. Plans are being made for the Tomato Festival and our family picnic.

Volunteers are needed and all parents of players are urged to attend.

JTLL meeting tonight

Jenkins Township Little League will have its monthly meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m. at the fieldhouse.

Items to be discussed include the Coach Pitch Tournament and Golf Outing. All managers must attend and all parents are welcome

PA Wrestling Club meeting postponed

Pittston Area Wrestling Club meeting scheduled for June 6 has been postponed. No new date has been set.

WWWE Panthers holding registration

The Wyoming, West Wyoming, Exeter Panthers will be holding football and cheerleading registration for the 2011 season at the Panther Field House on Cedar Street in Exeter on Sunday, June 12 from 12-3 p.m. and Sunday, June 26 from 12-3 p.m. Cost is $60 for an individual child or $75 for family. You must provide: Child’s birth certificate, a recent photo and (2) proofs of I.D. http://exeterpanthers.webstarts.com

Warrior Pride camp set

The annual Wyoming Area Warrior Pride football camp will be held July 29 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Jake Sobeski Stadium. All players ages 6-14 are encouraged to participate, and all WA alumni are invited to attend as coaches.

Two $500 sponsors are sought to offset the cost of the camp. For more info, contact Lou Ciampi Jr at 654-4040 or lou2@independentgraphics.com

Duryea LL meeting tonight

The Duryea Little League will hold its monthly meeting tonight at 7 p.m. at the Duryea Little League Field. Please note the change of location for the meeting.

Waleski Baskeball Camp accepting registrations

Registrations are being accepted for the Stan Waleski Basketball Camp to be held at the St. Joseph’s Oblates Gym in Laflin from July 12-30 for boys and girls in grades K through 8.

The camp stresses skills, fundamentals, competitions, team play and fun with all players receiving a camp t-shirt and certificate.

For camp info, call Coach Stan Waleski at 457-1206 or Coach Charles LoBrutto at 654-8030. Camp info is also available at stanwaleski.com or by e-mailing stanwaleski@yahoo.com.

WWWE Panthers registering

The Wyoming-West Wyoming-Exeter Panthers Football/Cheerleading Association will hold registration for the 2011 season on the following dates and times: June 12, 12-3 p.m.; and June 26, 12-3 p.m.

Registrations will be at the Panther Field house on Cedar Street in Exeter. Cost is $60 for an individual and $75 for a family.

FIRM hoops camp slated

The FIRM A.C. Nothing But Net Basketball Camp will be held June 21-23 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., and June 24 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at the Kingston Rec Center for boys and girls entering grades 2-8. For more info, contact Darnell Ford at ford.darnell@yahoo.com.

Coach D’s Fundamental Hoops

Coach D’s All About Fundamentals Basketball Camp will be held June 27-29 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the Kingston Rec Center for boys and girls entering grades 2-9. For more info, contact Darnell Ford at ford.darnell@yahoo.com

Lady Comets Basketball Camp set

The Crestwood Lady Comets Basketball Camp will be held June 27-29 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Crestwood High School for girls entering grades 3-8. For more info, contact Isiah Walker at walkr6@aol.com.

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.

Rock Rec slates Summer Camps

The Rock Rec Center, 340 Carverton Road, is now accepting registrations for Summer Camp, including Wrestling, Basketball, Cheerleading and Tennis. Camps run June 20 through August 12.

For more information check our website www.rockrec.org or call (570) 696-2769.

Rock Rec hosting hoops camp

The Rock Rec Center, 340 Carverton Road, will be holding its 9th annual Summer Basketball Camp. The camps are open to girls and boys Pre-K through 6th grade.

Dates and times are as follows:

Pre-K - 1st Grade, weeks of June 27th and July 25th, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

2nd-3rd Grades, weeks of July 11th and August 1st, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

4th - 6th Grades, weeks of July 18th and August 8th, 9 a.m.- 3 p.m.

All 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. camps include swimming at Valley Tennis & Swim Club. Early registration discounts if you register by June 1. For more information contact the Rock Rec Center at (570) 696-2769 or www.rockrec.org.

Rock Rec wrestling camp set

The Rock Recreation Center is offering a wrestling camp that will run from June 20-23. The camp will be from Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. The cost is $250 which includes lunch and swimming for leisure at the Valley Tennis and Swim Club.

Camp will be instructed by Rocky Bonomo and Brian Morrow. For more information please call us at 570-696-2769.

Pace Setter leagues forming

The Pace Setter Athletic Club basketball organization of Northeastern PA will sponsor and operate a series of basketball leagues throughout the months of 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.

WA football alumni tourney slated

The annual Wyoming Area Football Alumni Association Golf Tournament is set for Four Seasons Golf Club on July 30 with a 1 p.m. shotgun start.

Cost is $75 per person and included cart, green fees, beverages and food. Hole sponsorships are available for $100. All proceeds benefit the Warriors football program and the Rind of Pride-Al Ciampi Scholarship.

Players or foursomes must register by July 6.

For more info, contact Lou Ciampi Jr., at 654-4040 or lou2@independentgraphics.com

Little Sisters sets Golf Tourney

The Little Sisters of the Poor, Scranton, will honor local funeral director Vince Vanston at their fifth annual golf tournament Saturday, June 11 at the Scranton Municipal Golf Course, Lake Ariel. The event will begin with a shotgun start at 1:30 p.m. and have a captain and crew format. The cost per golfer is $100 which includes green fees, use of a cart, a golf shirt, and dinner at the course clubhouse following the tournament.

Several types of sponsorships, which are great advertising vehicles, are available including hole signs for $100 and corporate sponsorships for $500. The Little Sisters are also offering a special $500 golf package which includes golfing for four people, use of golf carts, dinner, golf shirts, and a hole sign. There will also be numerous raffles of the Sisters’ famous gift baskets throughout the day.

For information or to register, please contact Jackie Galvin, director of development/communications at Holy Family Residence, at (570) 343-4065 or scdevelopment@littlesistersofthepoor.org by June 1. All proceeds will benefit the Sisters in their mission of caring for the elderly poor with dignity and respect.

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