Sports Briefs: Registrations open for Stan Waleski Basketball Camp


Stan Waleski basketball camp registrations underway

LAFLIN — Registrations are being accepted for the Stan Waleski Basketball Camp 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 may 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 meet from 5 to 6:15 p.m. and students entering grades 4 to 6 will meet 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.

All-Star games was June 29 and July 3

AVOCA — The Avoca/Dupont Little League will host All-Star games beginning at 6 p.m. Friday, June 29 at the Little League field.

There will also be a game versus Plains at 8 p.m.

The 8-9-10 year old All-Stars will host a game at 6 p.m Tuesday, July 3 against Plains.

Avoca/Dupont LL meeting July 8

AVOCA — The Avoca/Dupont Little League will meet at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 8 at the little league field.

Among the items to be discussed will be the All-Stars and fall ball, as well as the regular league business.

All coaches are required to attend the meeting.

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

WA Baseball Camp is July 16-19

EXETER — Wyoming Area Baseball will hold its Summer Baseball Camp from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, July 16 to Thursday, July 19.

This camp is for boys and girls ages 6 to 14.

Cost is $99. Register online at

For more information, email

WA Football Alumni golf outing is July 21

EXETER — The Wyoming Area Football Alumni Association will hold a golf outing Saturday, July 21 at Four Seasons golf Club.

Cost is $85 per golfer which includes 18 holds with a golf cart, Captain & Crew format, food, refreshments, entertainment and prizes.

Event begins with a 1 p.m. shotgun start.

All golfers must pre-register and pre-pay by making cheks available to WA Football Alumni Association by mailing them to Independent Graphics, Inc., P.O. Box 173 Pittston, PA 18640 ATTN: Bikes.

Returns must be made by Sunday, July 1.

For more information, call Lou Ciampi Jr. at 570-654-4040.

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