Miners Baseball will host its 5th annual baseball/softball holiday camp. The camp runs from Dec. 26, 27 and 28th from 9-12 each day and is open to boys and girls ages 7 through 14.Cost is $135.00, camp t-shirt included. Sibling discounts are available. Camp is held at Sandlot Baseball Academy and will be directed by Joe Ross, Bill Zalweski, Brian Minich and Mike Guy. Applications are available at www.scrantonminersbaseball.com or email [email protected].
Miners Baseball will be running winter training for boys and girls from ages 7-18 during the months of January thru March. The training will be conducted by high school and college coaches from the area. Players will be grouped according to ages. The training will be held at Riverfront Sports and Sandlot Baseball Academy. Applications can be found at www.scrantonminersbaseball.com or email [email protected].
Misericordia University Baseball Winter Academy will run five consecutive Sundays beginning Jan. 13 and will include sessions in hitting, throwing mechanics/pitching, and pitching. Open to players in grades 1-8. Details and registration form available at athletics.misericordia.edu. Any questions call 674-1868.
Wilkes University will hold a Colonels Elite Baseball Prospect Program Dec. 16, Feb. 23 and May 12 from 6-7:15 p.m. at the Marts Center for students with graduating years from 2013-2016. Individual sessions cost $40, while all four sessions cost $150. For more information, call Vince Scalzo at 408-4777. /Run again Dec 10
Strength and Conditioning Winter Speed and Agility Camp for boys and girls ages 10-18, runs Tuesdays and Fridays starting Dec. 11 through Jan. 11. Sessions will be 5-6 p.m. and 6-7 p.m. at the University Center on Main. For more information, email [email protected].
Community Winter Sunday Basketball League for school teams will begin play on Sunday, Dec 2. There are two divisions, one for grade 5-6 boys and one for grade 5-6 girls. All games will be played at LCCC. Limited spaces remain for both divisions. For more information, call Curt at 817-2101 or Matt at 814-3306.
Berwick Boys Basketball Boosters will meet at 7 p.m. on Dec. 3 in the lobby of the gymnasium.
Crestwood Boys Basketball Booster Club will meet today at 7 p.m. at Cavanaugh's Grille.
Wyoming Valley West Softball Booster Club will have a meeting on Monday, December 3rd at 7:00 at the WVW Middle School. Parents of all players are encouraged to attend.
6th Grade Boys Basketball is currently looking for teams for a tournament being held at the Hazleton YMCA Dec. 7-9. Please call Ken Ednie at 459-2873 for further details.
Crestwood Boys Basketball Booster Club will hold a Meet the Players Night at 7:00 p.m. on Dec. 4 in the high school gym. After introductions, players will participate in games and competitions.
Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins will be holding their third annual Pens & Pins Charity Bowling Tournament on Sunday, Dec 2 from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. at Chacko's Family Bowling Center in Wilkes-Barre. Penguins players and coaches will be chosen randomly to captain teams of fans in a two-game format. Registration fee is $50 per person or $200 for a team of five and includes two games of bowling, free shoe rental, pizza and soda and a commemorative 2012 Pens & Pins T-shirt. All proceeds go to support Allied Services Integrated Health Services. Fans can register by calling the Penguins at (570) 208-PENS. /
Bulletin Board items will not be accepted over the telephone. Items may be faxed to 831-7319, emailed to [email protected] or dropped off at the Times Leader or mailed to Times Leader, c/o Sports, 15 N, Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711-0250.