Annual Anthracite run Saturday in West Pittston

June 27th, 2015 1:20 am

First Posted: 5/21/2013

PA track banquet

Pittston Area JV and Varsity track and field athletes and families are invited to the End-of-the-Year Party on Monday, June 3 from 6-8 p.m. at Jenkin’s Fire Hall.

Athletes are free of charge. Family members are $5.00 each. Donations of chips, pretzels, fruit or vegetable trays, or a dessert are needed.

For more information, please e-mail

West Pittston Antracite Run

The 36th Annual 4-mile West Pittston Antracite Run is Saturday, June 1 at 9 a.m. with registration at 7:30 a.m.

The start and finish are at the West Pittston boro building, 555 Exeter Ave.

The first 150 runner will get a long sleeve t-shirt. The top thre female and male runners and runner sin age groups will win awards. Proceeds will benefits West Pittston parks.

Call 570-655-7782 or Don Shearer at 570-357-9144

Knights Leonard

Memorial Golf Tournament

Pittston Knights of Columbus is sponsoring the annual Albert P. Leonard Memorial Golf Tournament on Sunday June 23 at 1 p.m. at Pine Hills CC Keyser Ave., Taylor.

Entry is $80.00 per golfer in a captain and crew format.

Fee includes green fees, cart, prizes, hole in one prizes of Pollock Nissan Car, trip, and golfclubs.

One golfer will take home a 32 inch LCD-TV. Banquet and Awards at Knights Council Home will follow the tournament.

For forms or more information call Knights home 655-8311 or Fran Ankenbrand 954-8147.

Waleski Basketball Camp

Registrations are being accepted for the Stan Waleski Basketball Camp to be held for boys and girls in grades K through 8 July 8 through August 8 at the Greater Pittston YMCA.

The camp stresses skills, fundamentals, competitions, team play and fun with all players receiving a camp t shirt and certificate.

The camp features an early registration discount for players registering before to June 1 and discounts for multiple family members attending.

For camp information call Coach Waleski at 457 - 1206 or Coach loBrutto at 654 - 8030 or e mail

Rock Rec Center

Basketball Camp

The Rock Rec Center is accepting applications for our Summer Basketball Camp. Camps are open to Boys and Girls

Pre-K through 6th Grade. Camp dates are Pre-K - 1st Grade June 10th - 14th and July 15th - 19th 9am - Noon. 2nd - 3rd

Grade June 24th - 28th and July 22nd - 26th 9am-3pm. 4th-6th Grade July 8th - July 12th and July 29th - Aug 2nd 9am-Noon.

There is a $10 early registration discount if you register before June 1st. For more information please call 570-696-2769 or

Northeast Freestyle

Greco Roman Wrestling

Sign ups for the Northeast Freestyle Greco Roman Wrestling Club continue each Tuesday and Thursday in the Pittston Area high school gym, Stout Street, Yatesville from 5:30 p.m. to 6 prior to the practice sessions.

Practice session are from 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Registration is $175 payable to Northeast FS - GR Wrestling Club and due at the time of registration.

Practice sessions will be each Tuesday and Thursday from 6 p.m. to 7:30 in the gym.

For more information call 654-0251 or 212-1340.