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Wyoming Area Ice Hockey registering this week

The Wyoming Area Ice Hockey Association will hold their 2011-2012 registration for incoming

7th thru 12 grade students residing within the Wyoming Area School District on June 15 from 6:30 to 7 p.m. at the West Wyoming Borough Building. There will be a monthly parents meeting following registration.

A $100 deposit will be required at the time of registration.

For more information contact Dawn Thomas atmejane134@aol.com

WAIHA to meet Wednesday

The Wyoming Area Ice Hockey Association will be holding its monthly parents meeting on Wednesday at the West Wyoming Borough Building at 7 p.m.

Pittston Kiwanis/YMCA golf tournament set for June 17

Pittston Kiwanis Club’s 26th annual golf tournament will be held Friday, June 17 at Emanon Country Club in Falls with tee off at 11:30 a.m. Cost is $75 per player and includes light lunch, buffet dinner, beverages, golf, cart, and prizes. Single players as well as foursomes are welcome. Registration begins at 10 a.m.

The tournament benefits the Greater Pittston YMCA and Kiwanis projects. For registration or sponsorship contact Sal Bernardi, 820-8459; Don Shearer, 654-5063 or Ron Faust, 814-7157.

Kids Helping Kids at Emanon

The second annual "Kids Helping Kids" golf outing at the Emanon County Club will take place on June 20 from 5-7 p.m. All proceeds go to benefiting SAFE (Serving Autistic Families Everywhere). The Emanon closes will be coursed during this time to serve the benefit.

Each participating child will receive a medal and gift donated by Stevens Financial. Other contributors are Gertrude Hawks Candies and Tunkhannock Kiwanis. Notable volunteers on hand will include Tunkhannock High School Golf Coach Andy Neely and PIAA State Golf Champion Brandon Matthews from Pittston Area.

Food preparation will be handled by Tim Kohl, chef at Emanon Country Club. The top four holes will be utilized for non-golfing children to chip and putt and ride in a golf cart. There is also a 9-hole captain and mate format for children 14 and younger who do play golf.

A pizza party along with music and games follows the event. Registration is required by calling the Petrucci’s at Modern Market (654-7031),Amy Wagner at Emanon (388-4013) or Kelli Lyons-Stevens (587-1230).

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. 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. 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.

WAFPA coin-drop postponed

The Wyoming Area Football Parents Association (WAFPA) “Coin-Drop,” which was scheduled for Saturday, June 11 was postponed until a later date. After learning that an LIU teacher required assistance for their child who is suffering from Leukemia, WAFPA and the Wyoming Area football players decided to curtail their efforts in fundraising to a later date; as they feel that helping this family is a far more important cause

WAFPA meeting Thursday

Wyoming Area Football Parents Association is holding their monthly meeting on Thursday at 7 p.m. at Cuz’s Catering Hall on Susquehanna Avenue in Exeter. All parents/guardians for players in grades 7-12th for the upcoming football season, are encouraged to attend. Important information and eventsfor the season will be discussed. Any questions, you may call WAFPA Pres. Dan Resciniti at 814-5803.

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 today 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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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