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Sports Briefs

Connersville Middle School cheerleader tryouts

Connersville Middle School will be holding cheerleader tryouts for all incoming 7th- and 8th-grade students enrolled for the 2019-20 school year.

Clinic dates for the tryout are Tuesday, April 9 and Thursday, April 11 in the South Gymnasium from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. on both days. Tryouts will be held on Friday, April 12 at 4:30 p.m., also in the South Gymnasium. 

For more information, call or text Amy Wise at 765-265-7457.

CMS Energizers looking for dancers

The Connersville Middle School Energizer Dance Team will be holding tryouts for the 2019-20 season for all eligible 7th- and 8th-grade students.

Clinics for the tryout will be held on Wednesday and Thursday, April 17-18, inside the Connersville Arena at the middle school from 4-6 p.m. on each night. The tryout will be held on Friday, April 19, beginning at 4 p.m.

Those trying out should wear comfortable clothing and tennis or dance shoes.

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.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

n 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.