Sports Briefs

June 27th, 2015 1:22 am

First Posted: 5/30/2013

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

Moosic Raiders

The Moosic Raiders Jr Football Association will hold registrations on Saturday, June 8, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the football field.

You do not have to reside in Moosic to participate with the program. Boys and girls ages 5 to 14 are eligible.

For more info. visit:

Stoners Soccer

Greater Pittston Stoners youth Soccer will be holding two more fall 2013 season registration dates:

Tuesday, June 4, 6:30-8 p.m.

Thursday, June 6, 6:30-8 p.m.

Both at the Exeter Scout Home - corner of Wyoming Ave & Lincoln streets, Exeter.

New players must show birth certificate. Child must turn 5 years old by August 1, 2013.

For further info: or find us on facebook

Red Devils

Pittston Red Devils Sportsmen’s Club will meet on Tuesday, June 4 at 7:30 p.m. at Dr. Nick Ruggerio’s Home.

All summer events, will be discussed at this meeting. All members are urged to attend this important meeting.

K of C golf tourney

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 golf clubs.

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 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 Center camp

The Rock Rec Center is accepting applications for Summer Basketball Camp. Camps are open to boys and girls.

Pre-K through 6th Grade. Camp dates are Pre-K - 1st Grade June 10 - 14 and July 15 - 19, 9 a.m. - noon. 2nd - 3rd Grade June 24 - 28 and July 22 - 26, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. 4th-6th Grade July 8 - July 12 and July 29 - Aug 2, 9 a.m.-noon.

There is a $10 early registration discount if you register before June 1st.

For more information call 570-696-2769 or