For the record
Little League baseball
District 38 10-12 Year Old Baseball Tournament
(Games at Fredonia Little League, 42 Clinton Avenue, Fredonia)
AREA “A” POOL PLAY
Wednesday, July 10: Fredonia 16, Mayville 0
Thursday, July 11: Brocton-Portland 6, Hanover 1
Saturday, July 12: Fredonia 14, Brocton-Portland 0, Mayville 14, Westfield 11
Tuesday, July 16: Semifinals: Area A #1 seed vs. Area B #2 seed, 6 p.m.
Thursday, July 18: Championship, 6 p.m.
Vineyards Golf Course
The Friday Evening Pairs League welcomed two new members. Low score, with a 34, went to the Daniels’, Diane Enser, and Jan Stokes. Closest to the target on Hole No. 8 was Barry Kilpatrick. Congratulations to the winners. A traditional picnic super was enjoyed by all. Thanks to those helping to cook, clean up and provide dessert.
Fredonia Little League fall registration next week
Registration for Fall Ball (both softball and wood bat baseball for children league age 8-12) will be held at the Fredonia Little League complex, 42 Clinton Ave., from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. on both Monday, July 15 and Wednesday, July 17.
The season will be played on eight Sundays from Aug. 11 through Sept. 29. Registration is $40 per player. Registration forms will be available and can also be found on the league’s website: www.FredoniaLittleLeague.org.
New this year, the league is looking to pilot a shorter, machine-pitch league for players league age 7-9, if there is enough interest. Players must have already played in a machine-pitch league or have a coach recommendation from their coach-pitch league.
If you have a question or can’t attend registration, please contact Tim Cowan at (716) 673-6508.
First Ward Falcons softball tourney starts Friday
The 44th annual First Ward Falcons fast-pitch softball tournament is slated for this weekend, beginning Friday, July 19. The first games will start at 6 p.m. on Friday at Promenschenkel Stadium, then continue Saturday morning, July 20, at School 7, Koch’s field and at Promenschenkel. The Championship game will be Sunday, July 21, at 2:30 p.m. at Promenschenkel. There will be live music Saturday night, as well as refreshments available every day, 50/50 raffles and a chicken barbeque Sunday at noon, with proceeds benefiting the Ro Foundation.
Kickball tourney set July 21 for medical research
SILVER CREEK — The public is encouraged to participate in the 5th annual One Small Kick for Prader-Willi Syndrome kickball tournament scheduled Sunday, July 21, on the campus of the Silver Creek Central School District, 1 Dickinson St.
Prader-Willi is a rare and incurable genetic disorder characterized by intellectual disabilities and behavior problems, among numerous other symptoms. Tournament proceeds will support One Small Step for Prader-Willi Syndrome and international walks/events benefitting The Foundation for Prader-Willi Research.
The cost to register is $200 for teams of 8 to 12 players or $20 per player if signing up as an individual. Sign-ins start at 9 a.m. with games at 10 a.m. and an awards presentation at 12:30 p.m.
Email KickPWS@gmail.com to register.
Fredonia Youth Football Camp starts July 22
The second annual Fredonia Youth Football Camp is scheduled for Monday, July 22 through Wednesday, July 24. It is a fundamental based skills camp that individualizes at all levels with safe, specialized instruction from all the FHS football coaching staff, as well as selected FHS players. Instructional times will be from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Orange Bowl field on West Main Street.
The camp is for kids ages 6 to 13 and all equipment is provided. The cost is $40 for the first family member, with additional siblings only $10. Participants will receive a Fredonia Camp T-shirt. To register contact Greg Sherlock, 411 Water Street, Fredonia, NY 14063. Checks should be payable to FHS football.
Gym Rats Basketball Camp set for July 22-26
The Fredonia boys basketball program will be hosting its seventh annual ‘Gym Rats Basketball Camp’ this July at the Wheelock Primary School Gym. The camp is for boys and girls ages 4-9 and will be held the week of July 22-26. The camp runs from 9:30 a.m. to noon daily. Campers will participate in lead-up games, relay races, and a lot of passing, dribbling, ball handling and shooting.
All campers get a free t-shirt, basketball and daily snack. The cost for the camp is $75 or $115 for two family members.
For camp information, an application, or any other questions please contact camp director Nick Bertrando at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tri-County Youth Football Clinic set for July 26
The 18th Annual Tri-County Youth Football Clinic will be held on Friday, July 26 from 5:30 to 8:15 p.m. at Gateway Park in Gowanda. Offensive skills will be taught along with a touch football tournament, awards and pizza party. The clinic is free of charge and open to the first 40 athletes ages 7-13 that register by calling clinic director Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email email@example.com.
Gowanda 16U softball tourney set for July 27
Gowanda Recreation will hold their annual 16U girls fast pitch softball tournament on Saturday, July 27 at Gateway Park. This is a four-team, round tournament with each team guaranteed three games. Awards and prizes for each team that participates. Entry fee is $65. Call Recreation Director Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register a team.
Gowanda old timers softball game set for July 28
The third Annual Gowanda men’s slow pitch softball league old timers game and reunion (1974-1996) will be held at Gateway Park on Sunday, July 28. Batting practice will begin at 6 p.m., followed by a 9-inning game. Former league players over the age of 45 are encouraged to attend and play a few innings, if not the whole game. A team picnic will follow. Call Mark Benton at 532-4053 to make reservations.