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Pittston Red Devils meeting this week

The Pittston Red Devils Sportsmen Club will meet Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. at Dr. Nicholas Ruggerio’s home in West Pittston.

All summer events, along with upcoming fall and winter events, and Christmas Party, will be discussed. All members are urged to attend this important meeting.

WA Ice Hockey running trip

The Wyoming Area Ice Hockey team will sponsor a bus trip to Philadelphia to take in some city attractions and a Flyers’ Hockey Game.

The trip will travel to Philadelphia on October 22 and include stops at Philadelphia’s Eastern State Penitentiary, Jack’s Firehouse Restaurant, The Franklin Institute “Mummies of the Word Exhibition”, and the Flyers game versus the St Louis Blues. Cost of the trip is $114 and includes an “All You Can Eat” Limited Concessions at the game. The bus will leave the Wyoming Area High School Gymnasium parking lot at 7:45 a.m. and return after the 7 p.m. hockey game. Tickets for the game will be located in Section 222A

For more information contact Dawn Thomas at 693-3742 or 592-2863, or email mejane134@aol.com.

PA wrestling boosters meeting Monday

Pittston Area Wrestling Booster club will hold a meeting on Monday at 6:30 p.m. at the high school. Election of officers will take place.

Ring of Pride

Wyoming Area’s annual Ring of Pride ceremony and festivities have been rescheduled for November 4 with the Warriors host arch-rival Pittston Area at Jake Sobeski Stadium.

The event was to take place this past Friday but due to the recent flooding, Wyoming Area’s game with Lake-Lehman was moved to the Black Knights’ home field in the Back Mountain.

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 atdamico@wyomingarea.org. If any family members have contact with former players out of town, please relay this message to them.

Emanon event rescheduled

The Industrial League Year-end Golf Tournament has been rescheduled to Sunday, October 9.

Pace Setter Hoops League

The Pace Setter Athletic Club of Northeastern Pa. will sponsor basketball leagues this Fall at the Greater Scranton YMCA in Dunmore. Leagues include; Mondays for boys grade 7 - 8, Tuesdays men’s adult league, Wednesday 5 - 6 grade girls, Thursday will feature men’s adult leagues. Saturday and Sunday will include a series of tournaments for 5th grade to senior varsity.

The Pace Setters will also sponsor sports specific training classes for six consecutive weeks on Sundays at the YMCA. The clinics will run from Oct., Nov., and December. The event will include basketball fundamental instruction as well as weight training, and a variety of sports specific programs.

Please contact Pace Setter A.C. at 347-7018 or 575-0941 or e-mail to pacesetterbasketball@verizon.net

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