By David Fong
July 25, 2014
The Piqua High School Softball Camp will be held Saturday at the high school field (located behind the Piqua Junior High School). The camp for ages 8-10 will be held from 9-11 a.m.; the camp for ages 11-13 will be held 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The cost is $10, due at the time of registration. The camp will teach softball fundamentals. Campers should bring a glove, bat, drink and any other necessary equipment. The camp will be run by coaches Rick Claprood, Eric Blankenship, Greg Gordon and Piqua High School players.
Miami Valley Elite
The Northern Miami Valley Elite (17-under) baseball club will be holding tryouts for the 2015 season this Sunday, July 27, and Sunday, Aug. 10. The tryouts will be held at Hardman Field in Piqua from 4-6 p.m.. Participants should be there by 3:45 p.m. For more information, contact Rick Gold at (937) 335-1921 or email@example.com.
Troy Post 43
The Troy Post 43 legion baseball team will host tryouts at 6 p.m. July 28 and 29 at Legion Field in Duke Park in Troy. Post 43 has a 47-year tradition of helping talented baseball players with a desire to play at the next level by providing exposure against the best competition in Ohio, the Midwest and nationally. This year, the team has competed in Omaha, Neb., and Athens, Tenn., as well as playing in the Connie Mack Sate Tournament, the NABF World Series and the State American Legion Tournament. The team is coached by Frosty Brown, who has won more than 2,200 games at the college, high school and legion levels, supervises winter instruction. For more information, contact him at (937) 339-4383, (937) 747-9093 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org. Players should bring their own equipment. Registration begins at 5:15 p.m. There will be a follow-up tryout at 1 p.m. Aug. 23 for players who can not attend the first tryout due to vacations or football.
The Troy Rampage 14-under baseball team will hold tryouts July 29 and 30 at the Legion Field at Duke Park in Troy. The Troy Rampage recently completed its inaugural season, winning the Midwest Ohio League. The team also won the Ohio Force Tournament and competed in five other area tournaments. The team recently competed at the NABF 14-under World Series in Knoxville, Tenn. The Troy Post 43 legion baseball team’s affliate plays its games at Legion Field in Duke Park. The team is coached by Garrett Mitchell. Frosty Brown, who has won more than 2,200 games at the college, high school and legion levels, supervises winter instruction. For more information, contact him at (937) 339-4383, (937) 747-9093 or email him at email@example.com. Interested parties may also contact Keith Yunker at firstname.lastname@example.org. Players should bring their own equipment. Registration begins at 5:15 p.m. There will be a follow-up tryout at 1 p.m. Aug. 23 for players who can not attend the first tryout due to vacations or football.
The mandatory OHSAA parents and athletes meeting at Lehman High School will be held on July 28.
The meeting will be at 8 p.m. in the Wayne Spoltman Gym.
All students who are participating in fall sport must attend this meeting along with a legal guardian.
The Piqua High School girls basketball program will hold their annual golf outing at Echo Hills Golf Course on Aug. 2.
There is a 12:30 p.m. check-in and 1 p.m. shotgun start.
Cost is $50 per player with foursomes needed.
For more information, contact Eric Brown at 937-602-4593 or email Ebrown75@woh.rr.com
The Miami County Flames fastpitch softball teams will be holding tryouts for travel teams in August at Pitsenbarger Park.
Tryouts are scheduled as follows
Aug. 2 — 10U, 4-5 p.m.; 12U and 14U, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; 16U, 7-8 p.m.
Aug. 3 — 10U, 4-5 p.m.; 12U and 14U, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; 16U, 7-8 p.m.
Aug. 13 — 10U, 6-7 p.m.; 12U, 14U and 16U, 7-9 p.m.
Aug. 14 — 10U, 6-7 p.m.; 12U, 14U and 16U, 7-9 p.m.
For private tryouts, contact Ginetta Thiebeau at (937) 570-7128.
The 2015 Cannons fastpitch tryouts will be held at the Covington High School softball field, beginning July 31.
For more information, go to leaguelineup.com/crosscountycannons