Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

February 11, 2013

Sports Briefs


MCOSC holds registration

The Mill Creek Optimist Soccer Club is offering soccer registrations for the spring soccer season through the month of February.

The MCOSC offers both Recreational and Recreational Plus soccer for both girls and boys, ages 4 to 18, during both the spring and fall, regardless of skill or ability.

The MCOSC does not hold tryouts, but simply extends a general invitation to all children in the Mill Creek area to participate.

The Rec Division for players ages 4 to 10 is an interclub program that utilizes small-sided games. It begins the week of April 8 and ends June 1.

The RecPlus Division for players ages 10 to 19 offers the players a competitive experience while providing a venue to have fun. The RecPlus division also participates in the WCSSF and plays other clubs in the area. Practice begins in March with games starting in April.

For more specific details, visit the website at www.millcreeksoccerclub.org or call Melissa Phillips at 539-5279.

 

CYL offers sign-ups

The Cascade Youth League is holding sign-ups for the 2013 season from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Cadet Center Feb. 2, 9, and 16.

That includes T-ball, 6U and 8U baseball, 8U softball, minors/majors baseball, 10U, 12U, 14U and 18U softball, and Babe Ruth (13 to 15 year olds).

Evaluations for each is on Feb. 23 with attendance being mandatory for all participants. There are no evaluations for T-ball.

Cost is $35 for T-ball, $45 for 6U/8U baseball and 8U softball, $55 for minors/majors baseball, and 10U, 12U, 14U and 18U softball, and $75 for Babe Ruth.

Optional fees include a $20 concession stand opt out, $15 parent shirts (available at sign-ups only), and $5 on-line registration fee (per transaction).

For more information, visit the website at www.cascadeyouthleague.com.

 

DPRD holds hoops tourney

The Danville Parks and Recreation Department is hosting its fourth annual 3-on-3 basketball league/tournament beginning Feb. 5 with games at 6 p.m. Tuesdays.

The league/tournament runs through February and March and participants must be 16 or older to participate.

Cost is $20 per team and the entry deadline is Feb. 1.

For more information, call 745-3015 or visit the website at www.danvilleindiana.org/parks.

 

RPBC holds fundraiser

The Red Pride Booster Club is holding its sixth annual Monte Carlo Night fundraiser from 6:30 to 11 p.m. Feb. 16 at Plainfield Metropolis Mall.

Admission is $5, which includes food and beverages.

Games will include black jack, roulette, Texas poker, over/under, and side pick-up games.

A Texas hold ‘em tournament starts at 7 p.m. with a $30 buy-in for 10K chips; $5 gets an additional 5K in chips. Chips must be purchased prior to the start of the tournament.

Raffle tickets are available at the school through Athletic Director Dana Green and are $25. The drawing will be at 10:30 p.m. and winners do not need to be present to win.

Proceeds will benefit Plainfield High School student-athletes and provide college scholarships to graduating senior athletes.

 

DGSA offers sign-ups

The Danville Girls Softball Association is holding its 2013 spring registration.

Cost is $40 for 6U coach pitch, $65 for 8U coach pitch, $80 for 12U fast pitch, and $80 for 14U fast pitch.

The season runs from April to June.

Online registration is open until Feb. 22 and may be found online at www.danvillesoftball.org. Additional information is available at facebook.com/DanvilleSoftball.

 

MCOC holds contest

The Mill Creek Optimist Club is holding its annual Tri-Star Basketball Contest from 1:30 to 3 p.m. Feb. 16 at the Cascade Middle School Gym.

Contestants must reside in the Mill Creek School District and is open for boys and girls ages 8 to 13 years old.

There is no charge to participate.

For more information contact Jack Nichols at 539-6731. 

 

AJAA offers registration

The Avon Junior Athletic Association spring sports registration is now open to Washington Township residents.

Registration runs now through Wednesday, Feb. 20.

Leagues are filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Visit www.ajaaonline.com to register. Look for tabs for junior runners, softball and baseball for more information regarding eligibility, calendars, pricing, evaluation and try-out dates.

 

DBB offers winter camp

The Danville Baseball Boosters are hosting a winter camp Feb. 23 at Danville Community High School under the direction of new DCHS head coach Brady Armstrong, along with his staff and players.

Two sessions are offered. Session one is from 9 a.m. to noon for third- to fifth-graders and session two is from 1 to 4 p.m. for sixth- through eighth-graders.

Registration forms are available online at www.dllbb.com or www.danvillewarriorsbaseball.org.  To guarantee a T-shirt, registration must be sent in by Feb. 13.

For more information, call Christine Tollison at 223-5709.