On Deck

Published 2:04 am Monday, February 9, 2015

Ironton LL extends

registration period

Ironton Little Leage has added additional registration dates for the upcoming 2015 baseball/softball season for boys and girls ages 4 through 18 including all interested coaches, umpires and volunteers.

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Registration will be held at the Ironton City Center from 5-to-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, Thursday, Feb. 19, and Tuesday, Feb. 24.

Tryouts will be held Monday, March 2, and Tuesday, March 3, at the Ironton Middle School.

Monday: 5:00 — Minor League machine pitch; 6:15 — ages 9-10 baseball; 7:30 — ages 11-12 baseball;

Tuesday: 5:00 — softball Minor League machine pitch; 6:15 — ages 9-10 softball: 7:30 — ages 11-12 softball.

Registrants must show proof of age (birth certificate) and show three separate proof of residence or attend school within the boundaries of the league.

For additional information, contact a league board member.


Lady Vikings plan

rummage sale

The Symmes Valley Lady Vikings’ softball team will conduct their 8th annual rummage sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, in the high school gym. Proceeds benefit the softball team.

Persons wishing to make donations for the rummage sale may drop off items at the school from 3-to-8 p.m. on Friday, March 6, or contact coach Jeff “Odie” Estep at (740) 643-2120 or the school at 643-2371 if items need to be picked up.


Men’s spring league

signups underway

The First Baptist Church of Ironton men’s spring basketball league team or individual registrations are underway with a Feb. 16 deadline.

The league begins March 1 and will offer one afternoon game a week indoors, a 10-game season, team T-shirts, a championship tournament of one-to-four games.

The league is open to ages 15 and up.

For more information or to register, contact Eric Barnes at (740) 532-1240 or (740) 532-2305.