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Published 2:45 am Thursday, June 6, 2013

Ironton cheerleader registration planned

The Ironton Recreation Department will conduct cheerleaders registration for the Bills and Eagles teams from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays, June 15 and 22, in the Ironton City Center for grades 1-6.


ILL minor league tourney June 27-30

Ironton Little League will conduct a boys and girls Minor League Tournament for ages 7-8 on June 27-30 at the league fields.

Fee is $50 per team and balls will be supplied.

Interested teams should contact Travis Wylie at (740) 414-0080.


Senior softball 55up needing players

The Senior Softball League for ages 55 and older is seeking players for the upcoming season.

The games are played at the Chesapeake Senior Center field on Monday and Thursday evenings.

Interested persons should contact Herm Zornes at (740) 533-1229 and Bill Karshiner at (740) 867-2723.


Ironton girls’ hoops camp set June 10-13

The Ironton Lady Fighting Tigers’ annual basketball camp will be from 9 a.m. to noon, June 10-13, at the Ironton High School Conley Sports Center.

The camp is open to any girl entering grades 3-9 as of this fall. Fee is $20 and each camper receives a cold beverage each day plus a camp T-shirt.

Checks should be made payable to the Tiger Clan. Applications are on the TigerTown.com website or at any city school.

Campers may register the first day of camp but are encouraged to register in advance to ensure proper shirt size. The camp is not limited to Ironton students.

For further information, contact camp director Doug Graham, Ironton High School, 1701 S. Seventh St., Ironton, OH 45638.

All areas will be covered. All campers will be placed on a team for game competition and will participate at least 50 percent of the time. Two indoor gyms and outside courts will be utilized.

Awards will be presented at the conclusion of the camp.


Football combine set for June 22 at IHS

The third annual Tri-State Rehab high school football combine will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, June 22, at Ironton High School.

Players will undergo tests and drills used at NFL combines and results will be made available to players for college purposes.

Fee is $30 by May 22 and includes lunch and guest speaker Roman Fry, former All-Atlantic Coast Conference first team selection and Outland Trophy candidate.

Fee is $50 after May 22. Checks should be made payable to Tri-State Rehab Services. Registration forms are available at Tri-State Rehab. Lunch is provided and participants receive a dri-fit T-shirt.

For more information, contact Dave Coburn at davecoburn37@yahoo.com



NIKE basketball camp set for Ironton July 8

A NIKE basketball camp conducted by basketball trainer Matt Wilson will be held for boys ages 9-17 at Ironton High School July 8-12.

Fee is $215 and campers will receive 23 hours of skill instruction in all phases of the game from NIKE trainers and coaches, official NIKE camp T-shirt, NIKE certificate and evaluation, NIKE prizes and drinks.

For more information, please contact nikehoopscamp2013@gmail.com or call 1-800-NIKE-CAMPS.


Tri-State coaches clinic at KDMC

King’s Daughters’ Medical Center and Marshall Orthopeaedics will sponsor a tri-state coaches clinic from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, in the KDMC Health Education Center (lower level of the Lexington Ave. parking facility).

Registration is free to the first 50 people to register. Thereafter, the fee is $50.

Teaching areas are concussion assessment and management, injuries to the lower extremities, assessment and treatment of sprains/strains, heat illnesses prevention and treatment, enhancing strength and flexibility for athletes, and basic CPR training and re-certification.


Girls’ fastpitch

softball tourneys set

Girls’ youth fastpitch softball tournaments are being planned for June 14-16 at First National Bank Park, State Route 335, in Beaver, Ohio.

The tournaments are for teams in the age groups 10U, 12U, 14U, 16U and 18U.

Entry fee is $350 and four games are guaranteed. Tournament is limited to the first eight paid teams per division. There will be three pool play games plus a single elimination tournament.

Awards will be give to the first and second place teams in each division, individual trophies and an MVP medallion for pool play games. Licensed umpires will be used.

For more information or to enter, contact Leroy Wells at (740) 820-4241 or email wellsleroy@msn.com or Jeremy Linkous at (740) 222-4313 or distributions2graf1c@yahoo.com