Local sports notices for Feb. 2

The Phoenixville Babe Ruth League has announced registration for the 2014 baseball season for boys ages 13-15 at deSanno Field, Wheatland and Mason Streets, in Phoenixville.

Dates are Saturdays Feb. 8, 15 and 22 from 12-2 p.m.

All new players must have a valid birth certificate for proof of birth date and to verify age. The registration fee is $175 for each player, which includes 15 raffle tickets at $5 apiece as a fundraiser for the league.

For more information, contact Dr. Andrew Timar at 484-571-4026. You can also email phxbaberuth@hotmail.com.

The U11 Montgomery County Patriots baseball team is seeking players for the 2014 season. If inerested, contact Amy Murphy at 484-744-1147 or emailbrinkmom88@verizon.net.

Kimberton Youth Athletic League sign-ups for T-ball and baseball at the Kimberton Firehall: Sat., Feb. 8, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.; Wed., Feb. 12, 7-9 p.m.; Sat., Feb. 22, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. $75 for first player, $150 for second, $180 three or more siblings. All new players must bring birth certificate. For more details, visit www.,kimbertonyouth.com.

Boys and girls ages 5 to 12 are invited to register to play T-ball, baseball and softball with the Spring-Ford Youth Athletic League during the 2014 spring season. There is a discounted registration fee of $40 for T-ball, Coach Pitch & 6-U Softball Divisions. Online registration is open now at www.sfyal.org. In-person registration sessions are 6:45 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, at the Friendship Firehouse, Royersford, prior to the league general meeting, which begins at 7 p.m.

The Millersville baseball program has announced ates for camps and clinics hosted during the month of January. There are camp sesssions available for players ages 6 through Grade 12, and sessions with focus on hitting, pitching, infielders anc atchers. More information and registration: Visit millersvillebaseballcamps.com.

Exeter High School is hosting a four-week baseball camp starting Feb. 2. Classes are available for player sin Grades 1-12, and sessions are offered in advanced hitting, pitch ing, catching, fielding and baserunning. Registration is now under way. More ifnormation: Visit www.USBaseballAcademy.com or call 866-622-4487.

Mansfield University will start its series of winter clinicds with one for hitting Sunday, Feb. 2. More information: Contact Harry Hillson at 570-404-2632 or www.GoMounties.com.

Kutztown University will hold its winter clinics on the following schedule: Feb. 16 - Players ages 13-18, pitching at 11:30 a.m., hitting 2 p.m.; March 1 - Players ages 8-12, pitching at 11:30 a.m., hitting at 2 p.m.; March 2 - Playuers ages 8-18, hitting at 11:30 a.m., infield/outfield/catching at 2:30 p.m. More information: Contact Coach Bluma t 610-683-4063 or blum@kutztown.edu.

Kingplex baseball is sponsoring a 13U 2014 team tryouts. More information: Contact Hank King at king1327@comcast.net.

Triple Threat Bearcats are looking for 11U players for fall tournament seasons. Bearcast 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.

The U12 & U13 Montgomery County Bulldogs are looking for two players for each team for the 2014 spring/summer season. More information: Contact Greg Biagini at gbiagini@comcast.net or 610-842-3772.

The Kingplex is open for individual lessors group instruction. Its travel baseball is seeking players ages 13-18. More information: Call 610-489-0589, e-mail king 1327@comcast.net or visit kingplex.com.

Travel Baseball organization is looking for plasyers for spring/summer for the 2014 season who are age 11. Player cannot turn age 12 prior to May 1, 2014. If interested, e-mail Bearcatsbaseball@aol.com or call Brian @ 484-919-1421.

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

BASKETBALL

The Tri-County Hoops A.A.U. basketball organization is running pick-up games for third and fourth-grade boys, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. starting Jan. 23 at Colebrookedale Elementary School. To register, contact the Tri-County Hoops A.A.U. organization at tricountyhoops@comcast.net or call 610-367-1520.

Richardson Hoops is now accepting team registration for its Fall Men’s Basketball League. More information: Go to www.RichardsonHoops.com or contact Shaun Richardson at 484-663-3750.

Coach Sharr’s Hoops Academy is scheduling training for middle and high school age boys and girls. More information: Call Ed Sharr at 610-888-6097.

The Chester County Magic Boys Basketball team is looking for players in Grades 4-11 who want to take their games to the next level. All training is done at West Chester University for a season that runs from March to June. An organizational meeting will be held in March. More information: Visit www.ccmagic.org and click on the player information form.

Registration for the 2014 CES Fall League can be done at cesports.net. More information: Call 484-231-8180.

GIRLS LACROSSE

NXTgirls to host Lacrosse Winter Skills Clinic. With school tryouts less than two months away, now is the time to sharpen your skills. In anticipation of the school season, NXTgirls will host its Winer Skills Clinic for four consecutive Sundays, now to Feb. 2, at Episcopal Academy in Newtown Square. The clinic is for girls ages 8-14 and will feature stickwork, positioning and field concepts and will be held 8:30-11:30 a.m. under the direction of new Episcopal Academy girls lacrosse coach Josie Ferri. To register, visit nxtgirls.com. More information: E-mial Joanna Johnson at joanna@iamnxt.com and visit Twitter @NXT_girls.

BOYS/GIRLS LACROSSE

Black Bear offering boys lacrosse preseason training Sundays at 422 Sportsplex on the following schedule: Grades 3-5, 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Grades 6-8, 6:30-7:30 p.m.; and Grades 9-12, 7:30-8:30 p.m. More information: Go to blackbearlax.com or contact Bryan Churchey at blackbearnorth@gmail.com.

Crossfire girls lacrosse clinics will be held at two sites. You can go to www.CrosseFirelax.com to download a brochure Saturdays, Jan. 25 and Feb. 1, 8 and 15 at Episcopal Academy, 1785 Bishop White Drive, Newtown Square, 12:30-2 p.m. Grades 3-6 from 2:15-3:45 p.m.; Grades 7-8 middle school goalies; 4:30-5 p.m. Grades 9-12 and high school goalies., Sundays Jan. 26 and Feb. 2, 9 and 16 at CAT-Pickering, 1580 Charlestown Rd., Phoenixville, Pa. 19460. Noon-1:30 p.m. Grades 7-8; 1:30-3 p.m. Grades 9-12. For more information, contact JoAnn Yusko at 484-942-5945.