August 6, 2013
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Portsmouth Golf Tryouts
All Portsmouth High School students that are interested in trying out for the golf team will need to contact coach Buck Whitely at 352-3770 for information.
Officiating Class at SSU
The University Outreach Services at Shawnee State will offer a soccer officiating class from 6-10 p.m. Aug. 19-21, 26-28. For questions, call 740-351-3274.
2013 RRCA State Championship in Parkersburg, W.Va.
The 2013 News and Sentinel Half Marathon is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 17, and coincides with the Parkersburg Homecoming, which features live music among other events. Trophies and prize money are awarded each year to the top four overall winners in the men’s and women’s divisions of the half marathon. Additionally, prize money is awarded to the top three winners in each age group with a trophy for fourth and fifth place in each age group. For more information and to register for all races visit www.newsandsentinelhalfmarathon.com or call 304-485-1891, ext. 459.
Buckeye Elite Fastpitch Softball
The Buckeye Elite Fastpitch Softball tryouts for the 2014 season will be held Aug 17 at 12 p.m., at Shawnee State’s Softball Field. Age groups for the tryouts will be 9u, 10u and 11u. For more information, contact Steve at 740-352-1822.
Circleville Dog Days 5K
The 12th annual Circleville Dog Days 5K road race, presented by Red Barn, will be held at 9 a.m. Aug. 3, beginning and ending at Circleville High School. The event boasts unique “Dog Days” suncatchers, given to the top three in each of 32 total age groups, plus awards to the top three overall male and female finishers. Numerous door prizes also will be awarded, water and splits will be available on the course and refreshments will be available at the finish line. If you are interested in running, print an entry form at circlevillexc.com or register the day of the race from 7:15 a.m. to 8:45 a.m. There is a $15 preregistration fee ($20 on race day) and at least the first 150 registered will receive a free T-shirt.
Portsmouth West Fall Team Basketball League
The Portsmouth West Fall Team Basketball League will begin Sept 15 and conclude Oct 20 and games will be played at West Portsmouth Youth Sports Complex. The divisions and times are as follows:
3rd and 4th grade girls- noon
3rd and 4th grade boys- 1:30 p.m.
5th and 6th grade girls-3 p.m.
5th and 6th grade boys-5 p.m.
The cost will be $40.00 per player on each team. Contact Steve for more information at 740-352-1822.
Six team tournament per bracket.
Wheelersburg Little League
The Wheelersburg Little League Elections for the 2014 season will be held on August 18th at 12 p.m. in the middle school tiered room. Anyone who will be attending the event is recommended to enter from Gleim Road. For more information, contact Matt Collier at (304) 574-0825.