ImPACT Testing for Concussion Management
St. Clairsville's ImPACT testing will take place on Tuesday, July 15 in the middle school computer lab. Football players in grades 9 and 11 will be tested from 9-10 a.m. Also included in this time slot will be any football player in grades 9-12 not tested last year.
Those prospective football players entering grade 7 this fall will test from 10-11 a.m. Testing from 11-12 p.m. will be boys' and girls' soccer in grades 9 and 11, and those not tested last year.
Grades 7, 9 and 11 volleyball players and cheerleaders from noon-1 p.m.
From 1-2 p.m. will be boys' and girls' basketball, wrestling, baseball and softball. The tests are free to the athletes and administered by Wheeling Hospital. Any questions, please call the athletic office at (740) 699-2248.
Shadyside Football Moms Meeting
Shadyside Football Moms are holding a meeting on Tuesday, July 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the multi-purpose room at the high school. All moms of players in grades 9 -12 this fall are encouraged to attend. Any questions, call Kathy at (304) 215-7089.
Shadyside Student and Senior Citizen Passes
The Shadyside Athletic Department will be selling senior citizen athletic passes as well as student athletic passes at the high school beginning Aug. 1. Passes can be purchased in the athletic office between hours of 8 am and noon , Monday through Friday. Senior athletic passes are $20 for Shadyside residents and $30 for non-Shadyside residents. Student passes are $50 and will be accepted at any and all athletic events held in Shadyside for the entire school year. For any questions please call John Triveri, athletic director, (304) 312-8869.
Buckeye Local Slates CC Camp
Buckeye Local will be conducting the second Annual Cross Country Camp during the week of July 21-24 at the Buckeye Local High School, from 5:30-7 p.m. This camp is for students from grades 7-12. For more information, please call Coach Diane McCracken, (740) 296-4008.
OC Chaos Softball Tryouts Slated
OC Chaos is holding try outs for its 14u travel softball team on Saturday, July 26 and Sunday, Aug. 10 from 10 a.m. until noon at the new East Wheeling Sports Complex. You only need to attend one of the try-out dates. Players need to be born in 2000 or 2001 to be eligible. For questions please call Carrie (304) 639-3072 or Tom (304) 639-1327.
Barnesville 12u Bronco Tourney Slated
There will be a 12u Bronco Tourney the weekend of July 26 at the Barnesville Park. The cost is $100 and two baseballs. For more information, contact Ryan Edwards at (330) 447-4954.
Young Buckeye Cheering Quarter Frenzy Set
The Young Buckeye cheerleaders are sponsoring Cheering for Quarters, Quarter Frenzy on Saturday, Aug. 3 at 1 p.m. The doors open at 11:30 a.m. A lot of vendors will be on hand and a light lunch will be served. For more information, call Krissy at (740) 381-4202.
Bellaire Flag Football Cheering Registration
Bellaire Junior Sports flag football cheering registration will take place Sunday at the West Bellaire Community Center for youngsters in grades K-6. Cost is $40. For more information, contact Katie at 676-2266.
Union Local Football Camp
Union Local will be holding a football camp on July 21-23 for students from any school. It will be held from 5-7 p.m. and is open for students in grades 2-8. Applications can be picked up at the Union Local Superintendent's Office, as well as Jenkins and Swans Sporting Good Stores.
The cost is $25 per camper and includes a T-shirt and competitions.
For more information, contact Union Local head coach Bruce Stiles at (740) 296-0216.
Bellaire Cheerleaders Holding Celebrity Server
Bellaire Cheerleaders will hold a celebrity server night at Undo's West in St. Clairsville on July 15 from 5-9 p.m. There will be a 50-50 raffle at the door and there will also be a drawing of the lottery ticket raffle at 8 p.m.
Shadyside Baseball Holding Scrap Metal Fundraiser
The Shadyside High School baseball team will once again be collecting scrap metal as a fundraiser for the upcoming season. Anyone that has a washer, dryer, refrigerator, hot water heater or any scrap metal that they want hauled away, please contact Head Coach Mike Meintel at (740) 359-0401 or (740) 676-3538.
Bridgeport Hall/Wall of Fame Needs Addresses
The Bridgeport High School Hall/Wall of Fame Committee still needs addresses for the following: 1958 football team members Alvin Henry, Fred Fox John O'Hara, Allan Earnes, Barry Gasaway and Coach Michael Mormanis; 1936 football team members Edson Heinlein and Robert Dill; and Coach Floyd Baker.
Please call Rob Zitzelsberger at (740) 310-9762.
St. John Hoop Camp Slated
The 25th annual St. John Central Basketball Camp will be held July 21-25 at the high school gym in Bellaire.
The camp will again be under the direction of Lady Irish head coach Bubba Kapral. He will be assisted by his high school staff as well as current and former Lady Irish hoopsters.
Several speakers will be featured including: West Liberty University men's hoop coach Jim Crutchfield, Monroe Central's Scooter Tolzda, former Beallsville head coach Casey Tolzda, OUE's E.J. Schodzinski and Hall of Fame basketball official Mike Coyne.
All campers will receive a camp t-shirt and green basketball. The camp will focus on the fundamentals of the game while also featuring several contests.
Campers are encouraged to bring a lunch and drink as a short lunch period will be provided. Camp sessions run from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day.
Cost of the camp is $35. Each additional family member is $25. For more information, call Kapral at (740) 676-0023 or email at BKOVAC21@aol.com
OVAC Looking for Past Standouts
The OVAC All-Star Football 10-Year Reunion Committee is requesting the phone numbers and addresses of the following players, coaches, cheerleaders and Queen of Queens who participated in the 2004 All-Star Game:
Jonathan Kemp, Jessica Corder, Matt Wright, Joe Petrovich, JJ Guida, Josh Pyles, Charlie Hunter, Tim Cashdollar, Courtney Petrozzi, Josh Pastore, Scott Kennedy, Joe Rohrig, Megan Hartman, Eric Turner, Becky Elliott, Carrie Oliver and Ashley Kpner.
Additionally, the OVAC 25-Year Wrestling Committee is looking for phone number and addresses for the following 1990 champions:
Kelly Shields, Meadowbrook; Dave Helmick, Oak Glen; RC Anderson, Cameron; Bill Taggert, Wheeling Park; Rob Gallentine, Linsly; Rex Frohnapfel and Eric Hupp, Bridgeport; and David Heath, St. Clairsville.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Steve Kish at (740) 683-1597 or 1374 Murrey Drive, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
Boys' Basketball Camp at West Liberty
West Liberty University will host its annual summer Hilltopper Boys' Basketball Camp from July 20-23 at the Academic, Sports and Recreation Complex (ASRC) located on West Liberty University's main campus.
Under the direction of Assistant Men's Basketball Coach Ben Howlett, the camp will focus on offensive development, shooting the basketball, and one-on-one offensive moves, emphasized on a daily basis and is open to all boys entering grades four through 12 in fall 2014. Each day will include the development of fundamentals and improving individual skills in the morning, team drills, competitions, and league games in the afternoon, and league play and recreational activities in the evening.
Each player will compete in 10 to 14 league games, including a tournament on the final day, creating a competitive atmosphere to test the skills learned during the camp.
Campers will be divided into three leagues and play approximately three games per day. Teams will be formed according to age and ability.
Cost for the camp is $250 per camper and a $50 deposit is required with application. The fee covers room, meals, instruction, T-shirt and camp expenses. Check in is between 1-3 p.m., Sunday, July 20. Departure is noon Wednesday, July 23. Arrangements can be made for early or late arrivals or departures.
For more information, please visit hilltoppersports.com for a complete application or call Howlett at (304) 336-8234.
Football Officials Sought
The Ohio Valley Board of Football Officials is currently seeking new candidates to officiate high school football. The 2014 training class will be held at Generations on July 22 from 5-7:30 p.m. There will be a WVSSAC license fee and an OHSAA license fee. All attendees will be eligible to officiate at a lower level during the upcoming season.
For more information, contact Joe Koler at (304) 242-7198.
Bellaire Junior Sports All-Star Tournaments
Bellaire Junior Sports will hold its Pinto Tournament on July 17-20 with an entry fee of $150 and two baseballs. Contact Lou at (740) 338-1957.
St. C. Jr. Sports Baseball Tournaments Dates Changed
St. Clairsville Junior Sports are hosting the following all-star tournaments:
Bronco Tourney is July 17-20. Entry fee is $150-baseballs included. Contact Tom Brannen (740) 391-4403.
Pinto Challenge Registration Ongoing
The 2014 Pinto Challenge will be held July 16-20 at the I-470 Complex. This years event promises to be bigger and better than years past. Rosters will consist of players that are 7 & 8 years old and this is a coach pitch event.
The first 12 paid teams will be accepted and they will receive Pirate tickets for every player. For more information contact Doug Costain at (304) 639-0001.
PAV Seminar at Barnesville High School
The Barnesville High School Athletic Department, in conjunction with Tim Berger, will conduct a state-certified pupil activity validation seminar (sports medicine certification) before the fall season begins. The workshop will take place in the Barnesville High School multi-use room (Room 127) on Tuesday, July 29 at 5:30 p.m. The cost of the workshop is $25. All coaches will be certified with the Ohio State Department of Education for a three-year period. The workshop is not affiliated with any league or conference series.
To register, contact Mark Cook, Athletic Director, at (740) 425-3617 ext. 5111.