On Deck

Published 3:02 am Monday, March 2, 2015

Ironton D3 district

tickets on sale

Pre-sale tickets for the Ironton vs. Lucasville Valley boys’ Division III district basketball tournament game will be on sale at the Ironton High School auto shop during school hours and duringh business hours until 2 p.m. Saturday at Iron City Hardware.

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Tickets are $6 and the school receives only a percentage of the pre-sale.

The game is Sunday, March 8, at 2 p.m. at the Ohio University Convocation Center in Athens.


Ironton LL to hold

tryouts March 2-3

Ironton Little League will conduct tryouts and final registrations for the upcoming 2015 baseball/softball season for boys and girls ages 4 through 18 on Monday and Tuesday.

Here is the schedule:

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

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

Tuesday: 5 p.m. — 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 or visit the league website at IrontonNationalLittleLeague.com


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.


5-on-5 tourney set

for Memorial Day

Only 1st Impressions will conduct the “Kingz of the Kourtz” 5-on-5 men’s basketball tournament May 23-24 on the outdoor courts of 9th and Madison Streets.

Entry fee is $160 for 8-player maximum roster for 16 teams. Players must be 18 or older. Entry deadline is April 23.

First place is $16,000 and a trophy.

Interested teams should contact Jared, Tinia or Tony for registration details at (740) 302-3330 or at KingzoftheKourtz@gmail.com or on facebook.