Sports Briefs: Men’s Slowpitch Softball League seeks members


Men’s Slow Pitch Softball

TAYLOR — The Taylor Men’s Slow Pitch Softball League is looking for teams.

The league plays games at Derenick Park in Taylor. For more information, call Dave at 570-591-3359.

LEF Wiffleball Classic is June 3

WEST PITTSTON — The Third Annual Little Eric’s Foundation Wiffleball Classic will be held Sunday, June 3 at the West Pittston Little League, 535 6th St.

Sign-ins are at 8 a.m. and the game will start at 9 a.m.

Format is double elimination and five players per team. Age brackets are 7 to 9 year olds, 10 to 12 year olds, 13 to 15 year olds, and 16 to adult.

Bats and balls will be provided.

There is a $50 registration fee and the deadline to register is Sunday, May 20. To register, send a check to LEF with the team name, age bracket, and a contact person and phone to Jessica Speicher 508 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston, PA 18643.

For more information, call 570-814-3550.

Stan Waleski basketball camp registrations underway

LAFLIN — Registrations are being accepted for the Stan Waleski Basketball Camp to be held for boys and girls in grades kindergarten through 8 at the St. Joseph’s Oblates gym in Laflin from 9 a.m. to noon beginning Monday, June 25 and concluding Friday, Aug. 3.

The camp stresses skills, fundamentals, competitions, team play and fun with all players receiving a camp t shirt and certificate. The camp also features grouping by age and grade in boys and girls divisions.

For camp information, call Coach Waleski at 570-457-1206 or Coach LoBrutto at 570-654-8030.

Interested players can also e-mail

Soccer camp scheduled

WYOMING — The Wyoming Area girls and boys soccer team will hold an elementary soccer camp from Monday, June 25 to Friday, June 28 at the Primary Center soccer field.

Students entering kindergarten through third grade will be from 5 to 6:15 p.m. and grades 4 to 6 will be from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Cost is $45 ($30 for additional siblings). Free camp tee shirts to those who register by June 5.

Registration will be from 5 to 7 p.m. June 5 at the Primary Center Soccer Field. Call 570-851-9380 or 570-362-1680 for more information.

Miles for Michael is Aug. 18

PITTSTON — The Miles for Michael/ Tomato Festival 5K and Fun Walk will be held at Saturday, Aug. 18 with a 10 a.m. start from the Greater Pittston YMCA, Main Street.

Participants may register at