Roundup: Webb in Fargo finals
FARGO, N.D. -- Jesse Webb is not ready to call it quits on his Mount Anthony Union High School wrestling career just yet.
Wrestling in his last event before shipping off to the University of Ohio, Webb made the finals of the Fargo Nationals junior freestyle tournament by beating Illinois’ Michael Hobbs 3-2 in the semifinals on Friday night.
Webb had to win two matches prior to the semifinals to book his spot.
With the win, Webb advances to the finals against another Illinois wrestler, Adarios Jones.
Jones won his semifinal match over Iowa’s Jake Marnin 8-0.
MAYAA youth football
BENNINGTON -- Sign-ups for MAYAA football are currently underway at Tomasi’s Sports.
There will bee three more sit down sign-up dates on July 30, Aug. 4 and Aug. 8 at the Ross Pavilion at Willow Park from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
For the flag division, children must be age six by Sept. 1. The tackle division is for children age eight, and the child must have played one year of flag. The cost is $20 for the flag division and $50 for the tackle division.
Contact Frank Gaudette at 379-4118 with any questions.
ARLINGTON -- Arlington Memorial High School is looking for coaches for the fall season. Positions open include a middle school cross-country coach, a varsity cross-country coach and a middle school girls soccer coach.
The positions are open until they are filled and candidates are asked to respond as soon as possible.
For more information, call Athletic Director Tim Stewart at 802-733-7495. To send in a resume, e-mail Stewart at firstname.lastname@example.org or to the school at 529 E. Arlington Road, Arlington, VT, 05250.
BENNINGTON -- The annual Lee Goldsmith Memorial Soccer Tournament will take place on August 9 this year at Willow Park in Bennington.
The tournament, which honors the former MAU athlete who died tragically in 2009 after his fight with cancer, will start at 11 a.m.
Teams must be made up of high school students (as of September 2014), and must have at least five males on the team. Co-ed teams are allowed, but the team must be made up predominantly of males.
The tournament will feature 7-on-7 soccer, with six outfield players and a goalie. The games will be 25 minutes long, and there will be large goals and no offside rule.
The cost will be $70 per team, and the winning team will receive championship t-shirts. To register, call or text MAU boys soccer coach Mike Molloy at 802-375-4006. Teams will pay to play on the day of the tournament. Teams must be registered prior to the morning of the 9th. Check in will run from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Bat Brats try-out
BENNINGTON -- The Southern Vermont Bat Brats are looking for softball players for the U12 and U14 teams.
U12 players need to be 12 as of Jan. 1, 2015, while U14 players need to be 14 as of Jan. 1, 2015.
The Bat Brats are looking to field three teams for the 2014-2015 season, with one at the U12 level and two at the U14 level.
The try-outs will be held Aug. 2 and Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. to noon.
If interested, contact Tera at 802-447-4847 or 802-733-6900.
SVC hoops camp
BENNINGTON -- Southern Vermont College men’s basketball coach Dan Engelstad will be hosting one more summer camp for area youth players.
The camp will run from August 4 to August 8, with each day’s session going from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. On Friday, the session will end at noon.
The camp is open to boys and girls ages 3 through 11.
For more information, or to register your child, call Engelstad at 804-447-4012 or email him at email@example.com.
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