The West Pittston Parks and Recreation Board will sponsor the 2011 Fourth of July Young Run 4 Fun. It is Monday, July 4 at 9 a.m. This event is a special, non-competitive race for children 14 and under. It is designed for every child to be a winner and to have fun. Over 100 children participate every year. Pick up your applications at the WP Borough Building.
Sponsors are: Independent Graphics, Argo’s, Montour Oil, Don’ Machine Shop, WP Cherry Blossom Festival and many other local businesses. If any business is interested in making a donation please call Gina Malsky at 883-7277. Pre-registration entry fee is $8.00. The deadline is June 29. Proceeds of the race benefit children’s programming through the WP Rec Board.
The children run in memory of Angelo Schifano.
Wyoming Area fall sports physicals are at 3:15 p.m. at the Field House at the Stadium follwing this schedule:
Football grades 7-12 July 6
Girls Volleyball grades 9-12 July 13
Girls Field Hockey grades 7-12 July 13
Cross Country grades 7-12 July 13
Golf grades 9-12 July 20
Soccer (boys/girls) grades 7-8 July 20
Soccer (boys) grades 9-12 July 20
Cheerleading/Girls Tennis grades 9-12 July 20
No physical will be done without a completed School Physical Form signed by a parent/guardian. If you have not returned a completed form, pick one up at the principal’s office and bring it the day of your physical.
Athletes cannot practice without a physical.
If you cannot attend on the scheduled date, please attend on the other day. Private physicals must be submitted by August 1 to be eligible to practice with your team. Private physicals must be dated after June 1, 2011.
Reminder: Proper clothing must be worn for your physical. (For example: loose t-shirts, no layers, no bathing suits.)
The Pittston Area girls varsity tennis team is preparing for their 2011 fall season. Pre-season workout will be held on Tuesday, July 5 at 7 a.m. the middle school tennis courts. Players should dress for athletic activity and bring water. For more information call the high school office at 654-2415.
The Wyoming Area boy’s varsity soccer coach, Sam Fuller, will be hosting indoor soccer on Thursdays at 4:30 p.m. starting on June 23rd at the Wyoming Area high school gymnasium. The indoor soccer is open to students who will be playing varsity soccer this year for Wyoming Area. The students may also sign-up for the team and obtain school physical forms at this time.
Mandatory practice begins on Monday, August 15th at Tenth Street School. Physicals for varsity and junior high soccer will be on July 20, 3:15 p.m. at the Wyoming Area football stadium. If you have any questions or can not sign up in person please email coach Fuller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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. Cost is $60 for an individual child or $75 for family. Registrants must provide: child’s birth certificate, a recent photo and (2) proofs of I.D.
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 email@example.com
The annual Wyoming Area Warrior Pride football camp will be held July 29 from 9 a.m. to noon 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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 email@example.com.
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.