On Deck

Published 1:25 am Wednesday, March 2, 2016


Chesapeake district

playoff tickets on sale

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Tickets for the Chesapeake boys’ Division III district tournament title game are on sale for $6 at the high school.

The game is 8 p.m. on Saturday at Ohio University’s Convocation Center against Lucasville Valley.

Chesapeake only receives a small percentage of the presale. Fans are urged to purchase tickets in advance.




Officials to host youth

benefit tournaments

The Ironton Basketball Chapter will conduct a grade school all-star basketball tournament March 4-6 at the Rock Hill schools complex with proceeds funding two academic scholarships.

The tournament is for boys and girls teams in grades 4-6. Entry fee is $100 per team. Varsity referees will be used to officiate all games.

The scholarships will be awarded to a male and female high school student from any Ohio Valley Conference school including Portsmouth and Gallipolis as well as St. Joseph and Symmes Valley schools in Lawrence County. Scholarship recipients will be selected by the recommendation a group of retired teachers.

For questions or to register, contact Chris Meenach at (740) 250-4316.



Lady Vikes’ softball set

annual rummage sale

The Symmes Valley Lady Vikings’ softball team annual rummage sale will be from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, in the high school gym.

Anyone wishing to donate any items for the rummage sale may drop them off at the school from 3-8 p.m. on Friday, March 4.

If persons have items needing to be picked up, call coach Jeff “Odie” Estep at (740) 643-2371 (school) or 643-2021 (home).



Youth AAU basketball

tournament March 11-13

An AAU basketball tournament will be Friday through Sunday, March 11-13, at South Point High School for boys and girls in grades 3-11.

For further information or to register, call (304) 544-1268.