Greenwich Local Sports Roundup Dec 31
Published 9:13 pm, Monday, December 31, 2012
Local women with No. 1 team
Clayton Graham (Greenwich), a 6-foot-8 junior, is averaging 3.2 points and 2.0 rebounds with the Colgate basketball team (3-9).
Senior Ben Ketchum (Greenwich/Salisbury Prep) has three goals and four assists with the Sacred Heart ice hockey team.
Chloe Russack (Greenwich) was fifth in both the 1 and 3 meter diving events as Colgate participated in the Bomber Invitational held at Ithaca.
Erin Calderoni (Greenwich) was with the third place 400 freestyle relay as the Loyola (Md,) women's swim team competed in the H2Ounds Invitational swim meet.
Greenwich Rec program
Players turning ages 7-8 will meet from 9-10 a.m. while 9 and 10 year olds meet from 10 a.m.-11 a.m.
The program will include both skill drills and game playing. The program starts Saturday, Jan. 5 and continues until Feb. 23. Players should wear sneakers and bring their glove and bat.
For more information please visit www.greenwichct.org and click on Parks and Recreation and then open youth programs.
Outlaws 13U tryouts
Tryouts for the Greenwich Outlaws 13U Travel Baseball team will be held on Thursday January 3 from 7-8:30 p.m. at Pro-Swing in Port Chester, NY. There is a $20 fee.
The team will participate in the NY Elite Baseball league in the Spring/Summer season. For more information e-mail email@example.com
Greenwich Rec program
The Greenwich Department of Parks and Recreation announces that registration has begun for the indoor girls softball programs for ages 8-14. The program will take place at the Greenwich Civic Center on Harding Road in Old Greenwich on Saturday mornings beginning in January.
Ages 8-10 will meet from 11 a.m. to noon and ages 11-14 will meet from noon to 1 p.m. Players should wear sneakers and bring their glove and bat.
The program will focus on hitting, throwing, catching, sliding and pitching.
Indoor Softball starts Saturday, Jan. 5 and runs through Feb. 23. Players must turn age 8 by July 31, 2013 and not turn age 15 by that same cut-off date.
Information on this program or any others please visit our web site at www.greenwichct.org. Check out Parks and Recreation and click on youth programs.
YMCA of Greenwich hosting program
A street hockey program sponsored by the New York Rangers is coming to The YMCA of Greenwich.
The program, designed for children to learn about and play hockey, will run through Jan. 31, 2013 with one 60 minute game or skills session each week in the YMCA of Greenwich's gymnasium.
The Fairfield County Chapter of Approved Baseball Umpires will conduct a series of clinics for those interested in working high school, regional and youth games throughout the season. Candidates must be Connecticut residents and at least 18 years of age.
Clinics on rules and mechanics will be conducted 8 a.m.-11:30 a.m. on five consecutive Sundays starting Jan. 20 at St. Joseph High School in Trumbull. An exam will be administered on Feb. 24.
Greenwich Skate Park
The Greenwich Skatepark will be open on weekends from 12:30 p.m. to 6 p.m., and on weekdays from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. It is a fun, safe, supervised park for youths 6 years of age and up to Skateboard and inline skate.
The Park is located at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park next to the Arch Street Teen Center. Annual Memberships and 10 day passes are available to residents at the Town Hall, Parks and Recreation Office between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday-Friday. Skaters 17 years or younger must have a parent or guardian sign the waiver release form before they can skate. Full pads are required. For more information call 203-496-0912, or visit www.greenwichct.org.
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