Local sports notices for Aug. 17


The Henry J. Bernat Stadium Fund has been established.

Donations may be sent to Kevin Pyle, 59 Hopewell Rd., Elverson, Pa. 19520. More information: See www.BernatFieldOJR.com.

The Spring-Ford Football Touchdown Club will hold a fundraiser at the Royersford VFW from 2 to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16. The event will feature live music, food, fun and games, quoit tournament, horeshoe tournament and volleyball game (coaches vs. parents). The event will follow Spring-Ford’s first scrimmage against Exeter, slated for 10 a;.m. Call Mike at 610-716-8824 for tickets.


The inaugural A3 Hoops and Philly Coaches vs. Cancer free throw shooting competition, assisted by the Spring-Ford girls basketball team, for shooters of all ages and skill levels at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at the Spring-Frod Area High School main gym. Minimum donation $10 for 10 shots. Register or donate by visiting A3 Hoops Coaches vs. Cancer page: http://main.acsevents.org/goto/a3hoops or contact hoopscoach44@gmail.com.


D.I.V.A. Squad travel basketball is looking for high school gi9rls in grades 9-12. More information: Contact Adrienne Smith at 484-274-1017 or adriennesmith73@gmail.com.


A Senior Golf League is forming at Flying Hills Golf Course. The league is scheduled to play Wednesdays at 12:30 p.m. Any senior interested or needing more information should call Denny McKernan at 484-614-5853.


Power Play Rinks in Exton is offering “Learn to Skate” and “Learn to Play” in seven-week sessions. Additionally, clinics include Shoot to Score, Gritty Not Pretty, Beginner Power Skating, Advanced Power Skating, Power Skating 3 and Just Score. For enrollment, pricing and public skate times, contact Zach at 610-458-9160 (ext. 107) or visit www.skatepowerplay.com.


The Kingplex is open for individual lessons or group instruction. Its travel bseball team is seeking pages ages 13-18. More information: Call 610-489-0589, e-mail king1327@comcast.net or visit kingplex.com.

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

The Collegeville Cubs are forming 13U and 14U Travel/Tournament teams for the fall 2014 season. To register, go to www.collegevillecubs.com. For more information, contact Kevin Christman at 610-721-4253 or email kevin@efs-lic.com.



Black Bear is offering boys lacrosse pre-season 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.




VALLEY: The districts is seeking to fill the following coaching positions: High-school head wrestling and girls tennis assistant/JV coaches, and middle school head and assistant boys and girls socer coaches. Applicants must have or able to obtain required clearances. Contact Larry Glanski, Athletic Director, Perkiomen Valley High School at 610-489-4727 or lglanski@pvsd.org.

URSINUS: The college is seeking softball assistant and women’s tennis coaches. Position is part-time. Please email resume to hr@ursinus.ed.


The Sly Fox Track Club is hosting a series of 5K races at the Sly Fox Brewery in Pottstown. A Rrces will be held Wednesday, Sept. 3. More information: E-mail slyfoxtrackclub@gmail.com or check the Sly Fox Track Club on Facebook for daily updates.

The 11th Annual “Run for the Cannoli” St. Mauro’s Italian Festval 5K Run will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 17, at Queen of Heaven Parish, 12th and Vine streets, Hazleton. More information: E-mail dimo@ptd.net or call reace director Dino Oberto at 570-401-8168.

Sunday, Aug. 17, at 9:30 a.m. at Grings Mills Park in Reading. Run4Sam 4 Mile & 10K Race. Contact Peggy Reed at 610-698-6165, run4sam@comcast.net. App on www.pretzelcitysports.com and www.run4sam.net.

Sunday, Aug. 31, 7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. in Reading. The 5th Annual “Labor Pain” 12-Hour Endurance Trail Run will be held. Contact Ron Horn, Pretzel City Spoerts at 610-779-2668 or rhornpcs@aol.com. Apppp & optional online reg on www..pretzelcitysports.com.

Please email sports information to Barry Sankey at bsankey@phoenixvillenews.com.