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Sports Briefs

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.

3v3 soccer tournament accepting registrations

Now is the time to sign up for the Nolan Kicks 4 Causes 3v3 soccer tournament.

The tournament will be held on Saturday, June 15 at River’s Edge Park in Connersville.

The registration fee before April 15 is only $75 per team. The cost after April 15 is $100 per team.

The tournament is for 3-man teams from ages U7 to high school, and all skill levels are welcome. This year there will also be a 5v5 Little Kickers division for players ages 3-6.

To register your team, go to nolankicks4causes.com

For more information, please call Darrell Shawl at 765-338-6442.

Union County looking to fill coaching vacancies

LIBERTY — The Union County School Corporation is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

n Assistant High School track and field coach

n Assistant Middle School track and field coach

n Middle School golf coach

Anyone interested should submit application materials (letter of interest and resume) via email to Ryan Overholt Athletic Director, at ryan.overholt@uc.k12.in.us

Closing date for applications will be when the positions are filled.

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.

Connersville Parks Dept. 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 more information, call 765-825-5244.