• 55°

On Deck

Ironton seeks varsity

alumni cheerleaders

Any former Ironton High School varsity cheerleader who would like to participate in a performance during homecoming on Friday, Oct. 7, is asked to contact Claudette Campbell Saunders at (740) 547-6063 or Missy Fields at (740) 532-3911.

A practice will be held outside the Conley Sports Center at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 24.

OVC volleyball plans

preview on Saturday

The Ohio Valley Conference volleyball preview will be Saturday at Fairland High School.

The first of three games begin at 1 p.m. The first game is River Valley vs. South Point followed by Coal Grove and Chesapeake and the final game is Rock Hill vs. Fairland.

Admission is $5.

Flyers’ season soccer, volleyball passes on sale

St. Joseph Flyers season soccer and volleyball passes will go on sale starting Friday and continue until Thursday, Sept. 1.

Passes are $35 for adults and $15 for students. Passes will be on sale in the high school principal’s office.

St. Joseph golf scramble scheduled for Sept. 17

The St. Joseph boosters’ annual golf scramble will be held Saturday, Sept. 17, at Diamond Links Golf Course.

Fee is $50 each. Prices will be awarded and lunch is provided. Registration is at 8:30 a.m. with a 9 a.m. shotgun start.

For more information or to register, contact Julie Roach at (740) 532-3484.

SOC volleyball preview

Saturday at Lucasville

The Southern Ohio Conference volleyball preview will be held Saturday, Aug. 27, beginning at 11 a.m. at Lucasville Valley High School.

The schedule of matches is: Valley vs. Western, Wheelersburg vs. Notre Dame, Oak Hill vs. Symmes Valley, Northwest vs. New Boston, Portsmouth West vs. Sciotoville East, South Webster vs. Portsmouth Clay, Minford vs. Green and Waverly vs. Eastern.

Admission is$5.

OHSAA basketball

officials’ class planned

The Ironton Chapter of Basketball Officials in conjunction with the Ohio High School Athletic Association will conduct an officiating class beginning on Saturday, Sept. 24, at the Chesapeake Middle School.

Classes will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturdays through November when testing will be completed.

The class consists of rule interpretation, mechanics and live scrimmages scheduled at area high schools.

Fee is $125 and covers all costs and testing except for the students OHSAA approved uniform.

For further information, contact David Ridenour at (740) 867-4910 or (304) 710-9986 or email at DRides54470@aol.com

Rio Grande benefit golf

scramble set Aug. 28

RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande men’s and women’s basketball programs will be hosting a golf scramble on Sunday, August 28 at Franklin Valley Golf Course in Jackson, Ohio. The four-person scramble will begin with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.

“A” Flight will have cash prizes for 1st and 2nd place while “B” Flight will have gifts awarded for 1st and 2nd place.

The cost of the four-person scramble is $40 per person for 300 Club members and $60 per person for those who are not 300 Club members.

For reservations or more information contact: Rio Grande head men’s basketball coach Ken French at 740-245-7294.