Sports Briefs: Avoca/Dupont Little League opening day is March 27


Opening day meeting is March 27

AVOCA — The Avoca/Dupont Little League will hold an opening day meeting at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, March 27 at the Little League field.

The purpose of the meeting is to finalize plans for opening day.

Avoca Dupont LL meeting is April 8

AVOCA — The next monthly meeting for the Avoca/Dupont Little League will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, April 8, at the Avoca Borough building, 950 Main St.

Items to be discussed will be planning for the spring season, as well as the regular league business.

All coaches are to attend the meeting.

Anyone wishing to volunteer, as well as anyone generally interested in the league, is welcome to attend.

Avoca Dupont LL seaosn begins April 14

AVOCA — Opening day for the Avoca/Dupont Little League will be Saturday, April 14.

The ceremonies will begin at noon, and all players and coaches are to arrive by 11:30 a.m.

The league will be holding its hit-a-thon fundraiser during the event.

Little League sets fundraiser

AVOCA — The third annual Avoca/Dupont Little League cash bingo fundraiser will be held Sunday, April 29 at the Queen of the Apostles Church Hall. Doors open at noon and games begin at 1 p.m.

There will be 15 regular games worth $100 each, three special games worth $150 each, and a coverall game worth $250. In addition, there will be a basket raffle and food available for purchase.

Tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door. To purchase tickets, call Gary at 570-0649, Lori at 570-877-4361 or Denise at 570-589-1426. Tickets are also available at all league events.