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Sports Briefs

Connersville football free clinic

The Connersville High School football team will be hosting a free clinic in the month of March.

The clinic will be for students in grades 6-8, and will be held in the Spartan Arena on March 19-21. The time for the clinic will be 6-7:30 p.m.

The clinic is instructional and non-contact, and will feature an emphasis on individual technique, while also learning the X’s and O’s of Spartan football.

Those attending the camp will have an opportunity to register for the 2019 CYFL season at a reduced cost.

For questions or to get an application for the camp, go to www.connersvillefootball.com or contact Adam Kelly at akelly@fayette.k12.in.us

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.

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 information, call 765-825-5244.