On Deck

Published 2:18 am Friday, November 14, 2014

Ironton football playoff

tickets now on sale

Tickets for the Ironton Fighting Tigers’ Division V Region 17 semifinal game are now on sale.

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Ironton plays Wheelersburg at 7 p.m. Saturday at Portsmouth’s Trojan Coliseum.

Tickets are $8 in advance and $9 at the gate. The school only receives a percentage of the presale.

Tickets will be sold at the Ironton middle and high schools during school hours as well as the high school auto shop. Tickets will be sold from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the high school auto shop.

Fans can also buy tickets during business hours at Iron City Hardware until 2 p.m. Saturday.


Annual Elks Hoop Shoot

contest set for Sunday

The Ironton Elks Lodge No. 177 will host its annual Hoop Shoot foul shooting contest at 2 p.m. on Sunday, 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.


Chesapeake LL baseball

sets early registration

The Chesapeake Little League will conduct an early baseball registration from 10 am. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at the elementary and middle schools.

Youths must present three proofs of residence and an original birth certificate. Fee is $40 for the first child, $30 for a second child and $20 for a third child.

For further information, contatct Sunni Martin at chesapeakelittleleaguedistrict11@yahoo.com