Sports Briefs: Avoca/Dupont Little League fundraiser is April 29


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.

Queen of Apostles Golf Tournament is May 6

TAYLOR — The 11th Annual St. Mary’s Classic Golf Tournament will be held at 8 a.m. Sunday, May 6, at Pine Hills Country Club, 140 S. Keyser Ave. This year’s tournament will be played in memory of Thomas Quinnan.

Cost is $85 per player which includes golf and dinner. The dinner will be held in the Queen of the Apostles Parish Hall, 742 Spring St., Avoca, immediately following the tournament. Hole sponsors are available for $100.

For more information, contact Jim McMahon at or John Soy at

Little League meeting May 13

AVOCA — The next monthly meeting for the Avoca/Dupont Little League will be held at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 13 at the Avoca Borough building, 950 Main St.

Among the items to be discussed at this meeting will be the spring season, as well as the regular league business.

All coaches are to attend the meeting.