Joseph F. Coyne Memorial Tournament today

June 27th, 2015 1:49 am

First Posted: 5/14/2013

The Fifth Annual Joseph F. Coyne Memorial Softball Tournament is today, Sunday, May 19 at the Exeter Little League Fields beginning at 8 a.m. It’s a benefit for 13 year old WA Student Eric Speicher.There will be activities for Children between 1-4 p.m; appearances by local mascots, face painting and balloon artist and clown, Pat Ward’

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

WA Boys Basketball

Mandatory Parent Meeting

There will be a meeting today, Sunday, May 19 at 7 p.m in the high school gymnasium. Parents or guardians of boys in grades 6th to 11th who plan on participating in Wyoming Area basketball are urged to attend. Coach Alex Brogna will discuss upcoming summer events.

Avoca/Dupont Little League

The Avoca/Dupont Little League is meeting today, May 19, at 6 p.m. at the Avoca Municipal Building.

Stoners Soccer Registrations

The Greater Pittston Stoners Youth Soccer Fall Registrations for U6 - U18 are Tuesday, May 21 6:30 - 8:30 and Thursday May 23 6:30 - 8:30 at Exeter Scout Home in the rear of the Exeter Municipal Building, corner of Wyoming Ave and Lincoln Streets. New players must show birth certificate and must turn 5 by August 1, 2013.

WA Field Hockey

There will be a Wyoming Area field hockey parents meeting on Tuesday, May 21 at 7 p.m. in room 164 at the high school. Selecting dates for some activities is one the agenda. Thank you to all who participated in any capacity for the Mother’s Day bingo. It was a huge success.

Duryea Wildcats Jr Football

Duryea Wildcats Jr Football and Cheerleading sign ups are May 22 at the field stand on Kramer St in Duryea from 5:30 7:00 p.m. for A (12-14), B (10-11), C (7-9) and D (5-7).

Boys and girls must meet the age requirement as of Aug 1.

Please bring: copy of birth certificate, doctors note (ok to participate in football/cheerleading), photo of player, two forms of proof of residency.

An early Bird Discount of $10 will be deducted from cash registration fee (does not apply to lottery ticket option) for all registrations received on or before May 22 sign-up.

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