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Sports Briefs

Connersville Parks Department announces sign-up dates

The Connersville Parks and Recreation Department has released a schedule of sign-up deadlines and fees for its sports programs.

• Spring soccer: ages 3-14, $25 per child, deadline March 15.

• T-ball: ages 3-6, $25 per child, deadline April 5.

• Girls modified pitch softball: ages 10-up and 14-up, $25 per child, deadline April 5.

• Girls slow pitch softball: ages 18-up, $25 per, deadline April 5.

• Church league softball: ages 16-up, $180 per team, deadline May 17.

• Machine pitch softball: ages 10-up, 14-up, $25 per child, deadline Aug. 2.

• Fall soccer: ages 3-4, $25 per child, deadline Aug. 16.

• Girls basketball: grades 1-6, $25 per child, deadline Sept. 27.

• Boys basketball; grades 1-6, $25 per child, deadline Dec. 6.

• Mixed league volleyball: ages 16-up, $250 per team, deadline Dec. 13.

• Church league basketball: ages 16-up, $175 per team, deadline Dec. 13.

• Indoor youth soccer: grades 3-5 and 6-8, $25 per child, deadline Dec. 27.

People can register for any of the programs at the John H. Miller Community Center in Roberts Park, 2900 Park Road. The Parks Department office is open 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-4 p.m. For information, call 765-825-5244. 

Table tennis at athletic club

Open table tennis will be available at the Lynch Athletic Club (formerly the Boys and Girls Club), at 9th Street and Central Ave., from 6-8 p.m. on Mondays through March 27.

All ages are welcome. Instruction will be available for beginners. Cost is $5 per person.

For information, call Ernie Isaacs at 765-265-5542.

Connersville Babe Ruth now taking registrations

Connersville Babe Ruth is accepting registrations for the 2019 baseball season. 

Please use this link to sign up: connersvillebaberuth.website.siplay.com. 

Paper sign up forms will also be available soon.

Beat Cancer in 4 Quarters game

The annual Beat Cancer in 4 Quarters game, featuring the Connersville and Franklin County boys basketball teams, will be held on Friday, Feb. 15 at Franklin County High School. Anyone interested in purchasing a shirt or hoodie for the game can do so at the Beat Cancer in 4 Quarters on-line store.

The website for this store is chsbeatcancerin4.itemorder.com/

Donations for the cause can also be given to Connersville Athletic Director Brent Duncan. 

For more information about the game or to make a donation, please contact Duncan at 765-825-2900.