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Published 1:24 am Thursday, November 6, 2014

K-2 youth basketball

Instruction league at FBC

A youth instructional K-2 basketball league for boys and girls will be held at the Faith & Fitness Center of First Baptist Church in Ironton.

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The league will run from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays: Dec. 6, 13, 20 and Jan. 10, 17. 24.

Fee is $20 (T-shirt included). Registration is 5-6 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6.

There will be 45 minutes of instruction skills and drills, 45-minute games (5-on-5), and games.

For further information, contact Chris or Eric Barnes at (740) 532-1240.


Annual Elks Hoop Shoot

contest set for Nov. 16

The Ironton Elks Lodge No. 177 will host its annual Hoop Shoot foul shooting contest at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Ironton High School Conley Sports Center.

Registration begins at 1 p.m. Age groups are for boys and girls 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13. There is no charge.

For further information, contact the club at (740) 532-1262 or email the lodge at elks177@gmail.com


SOC girls’ basketball

preview set Nov. 21

The Southern Ohio Conference will holds its annual girls’ basketball preview Friday, Nov. 21, at Portsmouth Clay High School.

Admission is $5. Here is the schedule:

5 p.m. — Ports. Clay vs. Ports. West; 5:40 — Sciotoville East vs. Waverly; 6:20 p.m. — Western vs. Minford; 7 p.m. — Symmes Valley vs. Wheelersburg; 7:40 p.m. — Green vs. Lucasville Valley; 8:20 p.m. — Ports. Notre Dame vs. Oak Hill; 9 p.m. — New Boston vs. Northwest; 9:40 p.m. — Eastern vs. South Webster.