Roundup: Weather wrecks games
LOCAL SPORTS ROUNDUP
BENNINGTON -- The snowstorm on Thursday forced cancellations of athletic events in the area, leading to some rescheduled games and some cancellations.
At Mount Anthony Union High School, both boys’ and girls’ games were delayed. The boys, scheduled to travel to Mill River, will make up the game today with a 5:30 p.m. JV tip.
The girls’ game, home against Hartford, was canceled and will not be made up due to scheduling conflicts for both schools and the final play date set by the VPA.
At Burr and Burton Academy, the boys’ game against Mt. St. Joseph was been postponed until Feb. 17, with the JV tip set for 5:30 p.m.
For the Arlington Memorial High School girls basketball team, Thursday’s game at Twin Valley was rescheduled to Saturday at 7:30 p.m.
For updates on cancellations for Friday games, check our Twitter page: www.twitter.com/banner_sports
Pownal youth baseball
POWNAL -- The Pownal Cal Ripken Baseball is looking for players for the upcoming season. The team is open to all Pownal and surrounding area children ages 4-12. Children ages 9-12 can play in Cal Ripken sanctioned tournaments.
There is no registration fee for any child. Sign-ups will be Feb. 12, 24 and 26 from 5:15 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Pownal Elementary School gym.
Please call Scot Morse at 802-379-6681 with any questions.
BENNINGTON -- Mt. Anthony Lacrosse Association will hold 2014 spring registration on February 25 and 26 at the Bennington Rec Center from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for boys and girls grades K thru 8.
Scholarships and equipment are available.
The season starts April 1.
For more information you can visit www.malavt.com or contact Barbara Morrissey at 802-442 6777 (evenings).
Benn LL sign-ups
BENNINGTON -- The Bennington Little League is opening registration for the 2014 season. Registration for the season will begin on Feb. 12 and 13 from 6 to 8 p.m. and Feb. 19 and 20 at the Fire House on River Street.
All players 5-12 in the Bennington school district looking to play baseball this year need to register on one of these four dates.
A photocopy of the child’s birth certificate is required. Registration is $50 per person and $75 for a family. Any questions, call Geoff Metcalfe at 442-5465 or Steve Marsden at 447-4908.
Mack Attack sign-ups
ARLINGTON -- The Mack Attack AAU girls’ basketball season will begin practicing on March 9, and sign-ups are ongoing.
The team provides participants with an opportunity to improve basketball skills and knowledge through a challenging level of play. Girls ages 8-17 who are interested in participating should contact coach Kerry Csizmesia at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 860-326-5024.
Information about the season can be found at www.mackattackaau.org.
Storm coach search
BENNINGTON -- The Southern Vermont Storm semi-pro football team is searching for a new head coach for the 2014 season. If interested, call the Storm hotline at 802-681-9085.
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