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Babe ruth league


Thursday’s score

Reds 8, Dodgers 7

Tonight’s game

Dodgers vs. Reds, 5:30 p.m.


Tonight’s games

Orioles vs. Mariners, 5 p.m. — Cubs vs. Indians, 6:15 p.m.


Saturday’s (May 5) scores

Yankees 13, Blue Jays 7 — Reds 16, Cubs 7

Monday’s score

Reds 14, Cubs 1

Tuesday’s score

Blue Jays 12, Yankees 5

Babe Ruth All-Star tryouts

Babe Ruth All-Star tryouts will be held for the following age groups:

n 9-and-under tryouts will be held Wednesday at 6 p.m.

n 8-and-under tryouts will be held on Wednesday, May 16 and Wednesday, May 23 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

n 7-and-under tryouts will be held on Wednesday, May 16 and Wednesday, May 23 from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Please look for the all-star sign up sheets at the Babe Ruth baseball fields.

Connersville Spartan summer camp

The Connersville High School soccer team will hold a summer camp on June 11-14 (rain date June 15) from 12:30 to 2 p.m. on each day.

The camp will be held at the Connersville Parks and Recreation soccer complex.

The event will be for boys and girls entering grades K-12,

Cost for the camp will be $30 per student, and participants will receive a T-shirt. Registration cost can be made at the Park Department office, in the Miller Center. Campers can also bring their money on the first day of the camp. Please make checks payable to Connersville High School soccer.

For more information, please contact Mike Bottomley at 765-265-1323.

Connersville Youth Football taking registrations

Registrations are now being taken at www.connersvillefootball.com for anyone interested in playing for the Connersville Youth Football League. The fee for those registering until July 13 will be $85 per child. The fee after July 13 will be $100 per person. The age groups for the CYFL will be K-6th grade.

Payment plans and scholarships are available. Those interested in a scholarship should contact coach Adam Kelly at akelly@fayette.k12.in.us

During equipment hand-out on July 14 and 21, each player will receive one raffle ticket for every dollar spent on registration. Players will be able to sell the tickets to recoup the registration fee, or have to option to keep the raffle tickets. Those tickets can be used at Spartan Fan Fest, where two flat screen TVs will be raffled off. 

Weigh-in and equipment distribution will take place at 11 a.m. on July 14 and 21 at Spartan Field. CYFL practices for all age groups will begin on July 23 at 6 p.m. at Spartan Field.

Nolan Kicks 4 Causes 3v3 soccer tourney set

The Nolan Kicks 4 Causes 3vs3 soccer tournament will be held at River’s Edge Park, 425 E. Veteran’s Memorial Drive in Connersville, on Saturday, June 16.

All skill levels are welcome to participate, from U9 to adult age groups. Cost is $100 per team and there is a limit to six players per team.

Limbitless Solutions will receive 75 percent of all funds raised at the event, with the remaining 25 percent going to River’s Edge Park.

The tournament is also an official qualifier for the Challenge Sports 3v3 National at ESPN Wild World of Sports at Disney World on Aug. 3-5. The top four teams in each division will qualify for the national tournament.

For more information or to download a registration form, go to nolankicks4causes.com or call Darrell Shawl at 765-338-6442.