The Register-Herald, Beckley, West Virginia

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May 25, 2013

Local Roundup


BECKLEY — n Babe Ruth tryouts rescheduled

Beckley Babe Ruth final signups, tryouts and draft of teams will be held Tuesday at the Babe Ruth field across from King Tut Drive-In.

Signups for players between the ages of 13 and 15 who have not previously signed up will begin at 5:30 p.m., with tryouts for all players, including those who have previously signed up, starting at approximately 6 p.m. New players registering will need to bring their birth certificates and need to be accompanied by a parent.

There is a $50 participation fee, but no player will be turned away due to finances.

Anyone interested in coaching should arrive at the field at 5:30 p.m.

For more information, call league president Darl Poling at 304-573-8683.

n Liberty Softball League

A summer softball league will be held, beginning June 10, at Liberty High School.

Age groups are 18-under, 14-under and 12-under.

The cost is $300 for all age groups. For more information, contact Mark Workman at 304-934-0101 or at 304-222-2776.

n 2013 AND1 Streetball Tour

Advanced tickets for the 2013 AND1 Streetball Tour are on sale now at the YMCA of Southern West Virginia. The game is being held in conjunction with the YMCA of Southern West Virginia and Little General stores. Advanced tickets for the June 2 event at Woodrow Wilson High School are $10. Tickets at the door will be $13. The doors will open at 5 p.m. and the game will start at 6 p.m. For more information please call Anthony Hairston at 304-923-6228.

n Hole-In-One

Stephen Davis of Beckley hit a hole-in-one at Bridge Haven Golf Course on May 10.

Davis used a nine iron on the 129-yard, par 3, No. 10 hole. The shot was witnessed by Fred Brunty and Pete Short.

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