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Published 12:54 am Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Ironton Jr. Tigers set football fitness July 30

Boys planning to play football at the Ironton Middle School should meet at the school at 8 a.m. Wednesday for physical fitness.

All players must have an athletic physical before participating. Athletic physical forms are available on the OHSAA athletic website or the Ironton City Schools’ website Tigertown.com

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Ironton flag football plans registrations Tuesday

Any boys in grades K-1 who want to play flag football this season may register between 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Ironton Little League field.


Rock Hill cross country plans flea market Aug. 9

The Rock Hill Redmen cross country team will conduct a flea market from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Rock Hill Middle School (seven miles north of Ironton).

There are 200 paved vendor sites available (9×17) at $8 each or two for $15.

For further information, contact Michael Miller at (740) 442-1123.

No firearms or alcohol are permitted on school property. Parking is free.


Ironton cross country camp set for summer

The Ironton Fighting Tigers will conduct a summer cross country camp from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. for nine dates culminating with a Midnight Madness at 11:30 p.m. on Thursday. First day of practice is Friday, Aug. 1.


Rock Hill youth football plans signups, camp

The Rock Hill youth football league will conduct a football camp for anyone in grades K-6 from 7-8 p.m. July 28 to Aug. 1. Fee is $5.

For more information, contact Ronnie Cox at (740) 533-7234.


South Point youth soccer sets registration dates

The South Point youth soccer league will conduct registrations at the league field for youths ages 4-12 from 5:30-7 p.m. Tuesday at Giovanni’s Pizza.

The league will also host a camp on Saturday, Aug. 2, to be instructed by personnel from the Columbus Crew.

For more information, call (740) 532-3417.


Annual Flyer 5K run

scheduled for Aug. 16

The fourth annual Ironton Catholic Schools Flyer 5K run in cooperation with Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital and Ironton Urgent Care will be held starting at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16, at the high school on the corner of Fifth and Quincy streets.

Fee is $15 before Aug. 9 and $20 after that date. Same day registration will be from 7-7:45 a.m. Checks may be made payable to Ironton Catholic Schools (912 S. Sixth St., Ironton, OH 45638).

For more information, contact the school at (740) 532-0485, stjoe_stlawdevelopment@yahoo.com or visit www.irontoncatholicschools.weebly.com

Awards will be given to the top three male and female finishers overall and in each of the 15 age groups. There will be no duplications. Tech shirts will be guaranteed to the first 200 runners. There were 283 entries last year.


Bobcat Bash planned

for Kentucky game

Ohio University will sponsor a pre-game alumni Bobcat Bash from 1-3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6, when the Bobcats play Kentucky in Lexington, Ky.

Alumni and friends are invited to enjoy food and drinks as they reconnect with fellow Bobcats.

Admission price includes two tickets redeemable for alcoholic beverages. Non-alcoholic beverages will be available.

For registration, pricing, parking information and directions, wisit the event registration page. Cost is $20.

For more information, contact Tyler Gagai at (740) 597-1280 or email gagai@ohio.edu


Checks should be made payable to Amber Bowman and mailed to 218 North College Avenue, P.O. Box 500, Rio Grande, Ohio 45674.

For more information, contact Bowman by phone at (740) 245-7490 or by e-mail at abowman@rio.edu.


Senior softball seeks

additional players

The Lawrence County Senior Softball is seeking new players. Any men age 55 and over who are interested should contact Gary McCormick at (304) 638-0301.

Teams play on Mondays and Thursdays in Chesapeake.