August 11, 2014

Mars girls hoop camp this week

ADAMS TWP — The Mars Girls Summer Basketball Camp takes place from 9 a.m. to noon Monday through Thursday at Mars Middle School.

The camp is open to any girl in grades 4-8 and is not limited to the Mars area. Fee is $85 with a discount given to siblings.

Contact Tony Howard at for details.

Memorial 5K held Sept. 20

JEFFERSON TWP — Good Samaritan Hospice, a mission of Concordia Lutheran Ministries, will host its 13th annual Memorial 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Walk Sept. 20 at the North Park swimming pool.

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m., the run/walk at 9 a.m. Registration fees are $20 until Sept. 15, $25 afterward.

Proceeds benefit GSH programs for residents facing a life-limiting illness.

Call Jennifer McIntire at 724-352-1571, Ext. 8363, for details.

CTAA sign-ups available online

CRANBERRY TWP — The Cranberry Township Athletic Association has online registration available for the fall baseball and softball seasons.

Registration deadline is Sunday, Aug. 10, for most leagues.

Go to to register, or for more information on fees and deadlines.

Golf outing slated Aug. 17

PENN TWP — The first Knock One Out of the Park golf outing, benefitting The Associated Artists of Butler County and the Butler BlueSox Boosters, takes place Aug. 17 at Conley's Resort.

Shotgun start is at noon. Fee is $75 per golfer, $300 per foursome.

Call tournament director Larry Sassone at 724-283-9882.

Baseball tryouts loom in Ohio

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — A high profile summer baseball organization in Ohio will soon hold tryouts in Youngstown for its 2015 18-under, 16-under and 14-under teams.

Call Ken Quinn at 330-719-0581 for details.