On Deck

Published 1:58 am Monday, September 17, 2012

Ironton Little League

to hold board elections

The Ironton Little League will hold its annual board member elections at 5 p.m. on Sunday at the Ironton Little League fields.

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Rock Hill Little League

plans board elections

Rock Hill National Little League will be holding its annual board of elections at 7 p.m. Saturday at the middle school.

Anyone wanting to become a board member needs to attend. For more information, please call Steve Riddle at 740-534-1026.




John Jones Memorial

golf scramble Sept. 22

The Coal Grove Lions Club will conduct the first annual John Jones Memorial 3-man golf scramble Sept. 22 at the Ironton Country Club.

There is a 20-team limit and spots are filling up quickly.

Entry fee is $150 per team and lunch will be provided at 12:30 p.m. by Texas Roadhouse. A shotgun start will begin at 2 p.m.

Hole sponsorship is $50.

Anyone interested in entering a team or sponsoring a hole can contact Don Malone at 606-922-7956, Tom Carey at 740-479-1889 or Jon Ferguson at 740-307-1369.




South Point boosters

to hold golf scramble

The South Point athletic boosters will conduct a golf scramble Saturday, Sept. 29, at Diamond Links Golf Course in Catlettsburg, Ky.

Registration begins at 8:15 a.m. with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Fee is $60 per player. Door prizes and competitive awards will be given. Fee includes a meal catered by Texas Roadhouse.




Basketball officials’

class set Saturday

The Ironton Chapter of Basketball Officials, in conjunction with the Ohio High School Athletic Association, will conduct an Ohio basketball officiating class beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday at Chesapeake Middle School.

The class consists of rule interpretation, mechanics, lectures by veteran officials and live scrimmages.

Fee is $140 and pays for all testing and licensing. Students are responsible for their own official’s uniform.

For more information, call (740) 867-4910 or register at www.OHSAA.org and access the officiating licensing section to view the class.



Community Hospice 5K

race set Oct. 20 at OUS

The Community Hospice 3rd Annual Run in Remembrance 5K Run/Walk will be held on Saturday, Oct. 20, beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Ohio University in Ironton.

Long sleeve T-shirts are guaranteed to the first 200 participants.

The mostly flat course will run through the south end of Ironton. Pre-registration is $15 through Oct. 13 and $20 after that day and race day.

TO register, go online to www.tristateracer.com or contact Mandy Medinger at 740-532-8841.



Chesapeake 5K race

scheduled for Oct. 13

The 17th annual Chesapeake Octoberfest 5K race will be held on Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Triangle in Chesapeake. The race begins at 8:30 a.m.

The top male and female finishers receive $50 each. Pre-registration is $15 and $20 after Oct. 4. Interested persons may pre-register by sending an email to Dannie Newman at dnnwm740@frontier.com



Lady Oaks conducting

fall basketball league

The Oak Hill Lady Oaks girls’ basketball program is conducting a fall league.

Fee is $35 per play or $200 per team. Games will be played on Saturdays and Sundays from Oct. 6 through Nov. 4 in the high school gym. Teams are guaranteed two games per weekend.

The league is open to grades 3-through-8 for school teams only. For grades 3-7 players can all be from the same school. Eighth graders can only have two players from the same school on a team. Players who do not have a team may still participate and placed on a team.

Players receive a reversible jersey. Licensed official will be on site along with a scorekeeper.

Registration deadline is Saturday, Sept. 22. Checks should be made payable to Oak Hill Lady Oaks. Forms should be returned to: Doug Crabtree, 3863 Kerr Road, Bidwell, OH 45614

For further information or forms, contact Doug Hale, Oak Hill High School head coach at (740) 418-7857 or by email at doug.hale@oakhill.k12.oh.us or Crabtree at (740) 208-3372 or by email at dmc2117@gmail.com