Local sports notices for Nov. 17, 2012


Phoenixville Area High School has an opening for its boys soccer head coach position. Candidates should have prior playing and/or coaching experience. Visit www.pasdjob.com for more information and to apply. Application deadline is Nov. 19, 2012.


The Phoenixville Senior Bowling League is looking for Senior-aged bowlers to have fun bowling at Limerick bowl on Monday mornings. The league has about 50 bowlers, both men and women, who enjoy the exercise and the company of each other. Players don’t have to live in Phoenixville and don’t have to bowl well since the league is just to have fun. Interested bowlers are asked to join the group. Call Evelyn at (610) 933-8898 or Tom at (610) 495-7639 for more information.


The Kingplex is open for individual lessons or group instruction. Its travel baseball team is seeking players ages 13-18. More information: Call 610-489-0589, e-nauk jubg1327@comcast.net or visit kingplex.com.

Diamond Dreams Baseball Academy is conducting registration for winter instruction at its facility in Collegeville. More information: Call 610-489-3383 or visit Diamond Dreams BA.com.


Triple Threat Bearcats are looking for 11U players for midsummer and fall tournament season. Bearcats fall tournament team is looking for players (not age 12 before May 1) for fall and spring seasons. More information: Call Tom at (610) 587-1165.

A team is being formed in the Schwenksville area to participate in the Bux-Mont 45+ Men’s Senior Baseball League for the 2013 season. Home games will be played Sunday mornings at the Camp Kweebec baseball field. More information: Contact Rick Hofmeister at rickhoft@verizon.net or (610) 287-7276.

The St. joseph’s University baseball program will host its Winter High school Instructional Camp on Saturday, Dec. 15, at its indoor facility adjacent to Hagan Areana. More information: Contact assistant coach Matt Allison at (610) 660-1704 or mallison@sju.edu.

The Berkshire Baseball Club will conduct a Coaches Clinic/Baseball Extravaganza Nov. 8-10 at the Crowne Plaza, 1741 Paper mill Rd., Wyomissing. More information: Contact Dan Clouser at (610) 927-4306.


Sting Fastpitch is currently conducting tryouts for girls in the 10U to 18U age brackets. More information: Visit stingfastpitch.net.


The West Chester CYO Christmas Classic will be held at West Chester University from Dec. 27-30. Boys and Girls “A” and “B” teams will be from grades 5-12. All teams will receive three games and each player will be given a participation gift. Last year’s tournament was sold out. For information, contact the organization at RBlumenthal@wcupa.edu.

The Chester County Magic teams are looking for players in Grades 4-11 for their ninth season of competition. More information: E-mail www.ccmagic.org.


FC Premier Soccer Club has additional playing and training opportunites for current U14 and older males interested in working with Premier Levl/College Soccer Coaches who have proven track record of player development. More information: Visit http://www.fcpsoccer.org or go to the Web site and e-mail the team manager or the coach.

United Sports in Downingtown is now accepting registrations for the Chester County Indoor Rec. Soccer League for boys and girls in grades K-8, which starts Nov. 17 and runs for nine weeks. All practices and games are Saturdays between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. Registation and details are available online at www.unitedsports.net or program director Tom Ward (tward@unitedsports.net or 610-466-7100).


Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012 Dirty Bird 15K Trail Run, 10 a.m. French Creek State Park, Birdsboro. Contact Pretzel City Sports, 112 W. 36th St., Reading, Pa. 19606 or call (610) 779-2668 or rhornpcs@aol.com. App & online registration www.pretzelcitysports.com.

Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 2nd Annual Run Santa Run 5K and 1/2 Mile Kids Fun Run, 8:30 a.m. West REading, Pa. Contact A Running Start at (610) 320-9097 or arunning start@msn.com App & online registration on www.pretzelcitysports.com.

Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012 Shiver by the River 10K & 5K #1, 11 a.m. Jim Dietrich Park, Muhlenberg Twp. REading, Pa. Contact Sue Jackson at (610) 779-6556 or www.pagodapacers.com.