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Sports Bulletin Board: Oct. 17, 2012

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By Josh Cook

Youth winter basketball league

Shelby County Parks & Recreation is having sign-ups for its 2012-13 youth basketball winter league. Cost is $65. Sign-up deadline is Saturday. Leagues are for grades K-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-9 and a girls’ league for grades 3-5. Tryouts will be Oct. 27 at Settles Gym. Tryout schedule is as follows: 9 a.m. - grades 3-4; 10 a.m. - grades 5-6; 11 a.m. - grades 7-9. Girls’ league tryouts are TBA. For more info visit www.shelbycountyparks.com or call 633-5059.

Softball tryouts

Tryouts for the Lady Power 8U & 10U fast-pitch softball teams will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Simpsonville softball field. For more info call Doug Hammond at 502-727-4191.

Youth winter basketball league

Shelby County Parks & Recreation is having sign-ups for its 2012-13 youth volleyball winter league. Cost is $65. League is for grades 4-8. Sign-up deadline is Oct. 27. For more info visit www.shelbycountyparks.com or call 633-5059.

Equestrian team

Cattail Creek Stables is offering middle school and high school-age students the opportunity to join its equestrian team. There will be an informational meeting for anyone interested at 1 p.m. Oct. 27. Teams are for beginners through advanced riders. Team membership costs $25 and team lessons are also $25. Practices held weekly. For more info contact Linda Gahwiler at 502-834-9964 or at cattailcreek@att.net.

MaxPower bingo fundraiser

MaxPower sports teams will have two casino/bingo nights to raise money to support Kentuckiana Youth Athletics. The events will be noon-midnight on Oct. 27 and noon to 6 p.m. on Oct. 28 at the Shelby Bingo Plus facility on Buck Creek Road in Simpsonville.

Basketball/cheerleading sign-ups

First Baptist Church in Shelbyville is having sign-ups for grades K-8 for Upward basketball and cheerleading. The cost is $60 per child through Nov. 5, and $70 after that date per child. Brochures are available at each school, various locations around Shelbyville and at the church. For more information, call 633-1317, e-mail Chad Lynn at clynn@shelbyvillebaptist.com or visit www.shelbyvillebaptist.com.

Basketball/cheerleading sign-ups

Highland Baptist Church is having sign-ups for Upward basketball and cheerleading for ages K-6th grade. The cost is $40 per child for basketball and $44 for cheerleading through Dec. 15. After Dec. 15 the cost will be $10 more. Practices and games will begin in January. Registration forms may be obtained on-line at www.highlandbaptistky.com, in the fellowship hall at Highland Central, or at the church office. For more info call Rick or Susan Haven at 633-5848.

 

Youth basketball sign-ups

Shelby County Parks & Recreation is offering sign-ups for youth basketball, grades K-9. Cost is $65 per player. Games will be played at the park and Painted Stone. For more info visit www.shelbycountyparks.com or call 633-5059.

Soccer clinic

Shelby County Parks & Recreation is offering a soccer clinic from Nov. 12-Feb. 13. Cost is $90 for 30 sessions. Clinic days will be Mondays and Saturdays. Tryouts will be held at noon Nov. 3 at Settles Gym. For more info contact Stefan Engstler at 502-319-2351.

Turkey Trot road race

Leadership Shelby’s seventh annual Turkey Trot, a 5K road race to raise funds for Leadership Shelby’s charitable causes, will be held at 8:30 a.m. Nov. 17 at 6th and Main streets in Shelbyville. Participants can register at active.com or can access a registration form at leadershipshelby.com.

Indoor youth soccer sign-ups

Simpsonville Parks & Recreation is offering a winter indoor youth soccer league for ages 5-7. Cost is $55. Registration ends Nov. 30. League runs Dec. 7-Feb. 22. For more info call 722-8793 or visit www.simpsonvilleparks.com.

Cheerleading sign-ups

Simpsonville Parks & Recreation is offering winter youth cheerleading for ages 5 through those in the 10th grade. Cost is $55. Registration ends Nov. 30. League runs Dec. 7-Feb. 22. For more info call 722-8793 or visit www.simpsonvilleparks.com.

Winter youth b-ball sign-ups

Simpsonville Parks & Recreation is offering a winter youth basketball league for ages 5 through those in the 10th grade. Cost is $55. Registration ends Nov. 30. League runs Dec. 7-Feb. 22. For more info call 722-8793 or visit www.simpsonvilleparks.com.

Adult b-ball sign-ups

Simpsonville Parks & Recreation is offering a winter adult basketball league for ages 18 & up. Cost is $400 per team. Registration ends Nov. 30. League runs Dec. 7-Feb. 22. For more info call 722-8793 or visit www.simpsonvilleparks.com.

Cornerstone basketball league

Cornerstone Christian Academy will be an having an eight-week winter basketball league beginning Saturday Jan. 5. The games will be played on Saturdays noon-5 p.m. at Cornerstone Christian Academy. The ages are 1st thru 6th grade boys and girls. Girls 3rd grade and up will be on girls only teams. The early registration rate is $60 if registered and paid by Nov. 16. Registration after this date is $70.The last day to sign-up is Dec. 1. The practices will be held on Monday and Thursday Nights at Cornerstone Christian Academy. Practices will begin the week of December 10th. Registation forms are available at Cornerstone Christian Academy School. Monday thru Friday 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Forms can also be mailed upon request. There will be an evaluation night for players on Nov. 26 or Nov. 29 from 6-8:30 p.m. For more info contact John Raizor at 502-321-1599 or email jraizor@bellsouth.net.

 

SCHS sports passes available

Shelby County High School sports passes are now available for the 2012-13 school year. The Rocket Athletic Pass, for admission to any regular-season sporting event, is $40 for students, $75 for adults and $175 for families (up to four members), Children 6 and under are free. Senior Citizen Passes (for Rocket fans 65 and older) are always free and never expire. For more information contact SCHS Athletic Director Sally Zimmerman at 633-2344 or sally.zimmerman@shelby.kyschools.us.

 

Collins sports passes available

Collins sports passes for the 2012-13 school year will be available for purchase beginning from 8 a.m.-3 p.m. July 16 at the high school. When purchased the Titan athletic pass will get you into any home regular-season athletic event. Student passes are $40, adult passes are $75 and family passes are $175. Children 6-under are free, while Titan senior citizen passes are free, and never expire. For more information contact Collins Athletic Director Gary Kidwell at 647-1160 or e-mail him at gary.kidwell@shelby.kyschools.us.

 

USGA/GHIN Golf Handicap Service at Clear Creek

Clear Creek Golf Center is offering the USGA/GHIN Golf Handicap Service. Annual fees are $30 for adults and $20 for youth (must not turn 18 before Dec. 31, 2012). For more info call the golf shop at 633-0375.