Sports Briefs for Jan. 4, 2013
Greene Memorial League results
EAST LIVERPOOL – Kathy’s Daycare is leading all teams with nine points in the Greene Memorial Bowling League. Kathy’s Daycare is followed in the standings by West End Auto Rental with eight, Ohio Valley Golf and Furniture Guys and Phil Irwin Insurance all have six and Brad’s Carpet Cleaning and Ernie’s Team both have five. BOHICA rounds out the standings with three. Individually, Joe Davis bowled a high game of 256 with a series of 673, Don Heath bowled a high game of 238 with a series of 619 and Dave Carpenter bowled a high game of 222 with a series of 610. Butch Mattern bowled a game of 233.
Women’s bowling tournament Sunday
EAST LIVERPOOL – A Women’s No-Tap Tournament will be held at Sunday at Walnut Lanes. Participants bowl four games with their low game being throw out. The entry fee is $25. Anyone interested can sign up by calling 330-385-0176.
Junior League starting again Saturday
EAST LIVERPOOL – The Walnut Lanes Jr. League is starting the second half of the season at 11 a.m. Saturday For information, call 330-385-0176.
Lisbon doubleheader set for Saturday
LISBON – Lisbon High School will play host to a girls’ and boys’ varsity basketball doubleheader on Saturday as the Blue Devils take on Canton Heritage Christian. The girls’ varsity game begins at 6 p.m. and the boys will tip off approximately at 7:30. Heritage Christian has canceled its junior varsity schedule.
Wellsville plays today at home
WELLSVILLE – The Wellsville’s boys’ basketball team’s game today against rival Toronto is a home game. The junior varsity will start things at 6 p.m. with the varsity to follow at 7:30 p.m.
Wyandot Bowmen Indoor 3-D Shoots
NEW CUMBERLAND -?Wyandot Bowmen Indoor 3-D Shoots will be held at the club’s location on Tope Rd. in New Cumberland at 3 p.m. on the following dates:?Sunday, Jan. 13, 20, 27; Feb. 3, 10, 17, 24; March 3. Shooting fee:?adults ($10), youth ($5), cubs (free). For more information, call Don at 304-564-5110.
Annual T.J.D. Tournament to begin Feb. 25
EAST LIVERPOOL – The 22nd annual T.J.D. Sports 4-6th grade basketball tournament will be held Feb. 25 through March 15 at Westgate School. Flight tournament format with four games guaranteed. Entry fee is $125 and deadline is Feb. 18. For more information, call Steve Dawson at 330-383-3259.
Lisbon Roundball Club holding tournament
LISBON – The Lisbon Roundball Club will again sponsor a 4th, 5th and 6th grade boys and girls basketball tournament Jan 26 and 27 and Feb. 2-3 at Lisbon High School. Deadline to register is Jan. 15th. For information, call Jamie Entrikin at 330-206-2235 or go to www.lisbonbasketball.com.
Oak Glen alumni basketball game Saturday
NEW MANCHESTER – The Oak Glen Girls and Boys Basketball Boosters will be holding fundraiser alumni games for both women and men Saturday at Oak Glen High School. The women’s game will start at 3 p.m. with the men’s game to follow at 4 p.m. Former players interested are asked to contact Mike Brennan at 412-512-0795, Sara Wright at 304-670-6186 or the high school activities director Phil Rujak at 304-387-2063, ext. 317. There will be a varsity wrestling match against Wheeling Park starting at noon and varsity girls and boys basketball games against Madonna following the alumni fundraiser games starting at 6 p.m.
EL YMCA girls basketball league to be held
EAST LIVERPOOL – The East Liverpool YMCA will be holding a 5th and 6th Grade Competitive Girls Basketball League. The cost is $100 per team and each team will play eight regular season games followed by a single elimination tournament. Members of each team are not required to be from the same school district. Games will be played on Sundays and start Jan. 13th with a mandatory coaches meeting Sunday. For information, contact the East Liverpool YMCA at 330-385-0663.
EL YMCA boys basketball league to be held
EAST LIVERPOOL – The East Liverpool YMCA will be holding a 5th and 6th Grade Competitive Boys Basketball League. The cost is $100 per team and each team will play eight regular season games followed by a single elimination tournament to end the league. Members of each team are required to be from the same school district. Games will be played on Sundays and start Jan. 13th with a mandatory coaches meeting Sunday. For information, contact the East Liverpool YMCA at 330-385-0663.
Youth basketball tournament being held
MARTINS FERRY – The Martins Ferry Basketball Parents will sponsor a basketball shootout March 1-3 for 5-6th grade boys and girls. All teams guaranteed three games, with a possibility of fourth depending on the number of teams. Entry fee is $75. Games held at MFHS with parking and concessions available. If interested, contact John Bennett at 740-633-0684 ext 1106 or Kim Appolloni at 740-633-0684 ext 1423 or email@example.com.