June 19, 2003




FC Springs plans soccer tryouts
FC Springs, a boys U-14 select soccer team, will hold tryouts for the upcoming seasonal year on Sunday, June 29, 1:30–3 p.m., on the soccer fields behind the Morgan Building.

The Springs plays in the Miami Valley Youth Soccer Association’s fall and spring seasons as well as an indoor soccer session at SportsPlex in Fairborn.

Participants should come dressed to play, bring their own drinking water and a soccer ball. Anyone born after Aug. 1, 1989, is eligible to tryout for the team.

For more information, call Jim Hardman at 767-2200.

Girls basketball clinic to be held
A basketball clinic will be held for girls entering fourth, fifth and sixth grades on Saturday, June 28, from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., in the Bryan Community Center gym.

The clinic will consist of both instruction, drills and scrimmage (e.g., three on three games).

The clinic is for both girls with experience and girls who are just getting started. It is also an opportunity to find out more about playing in the Kenton Trace Conference fifth and sixth grade basketball league, which runs from mid-November through February.

Contact Rich Miller at 767-2049 with questions.

Junior Olympics district results
The Junior Olympics Track and Field Dayton District Meet was held on Sunday, June 15, at the Yellow Springs High School athletic field. Local participants who placed first included Eli Seitz, long jump; Danielle Doubt, 1500 racewalk and high jump; and Tina Peters, 1500 racewalk.

Competitors from Yellow Springs placed as follows:

Girls, 10 and under: Miranda Russell, 1500 meter racewalk, 12:51, 2nd; 800 run, 4:35.6, 6th; long jump, 8' 7.25", 2nd; Lois Miller, 1500 racewalk, 13:06, 3rd; 800 run, 3:48.8, 5th; long jump, 6' 8", 5th.

Boys, 10 and under: Eli Seitz, 1500 racewalk, 12:15, 2nd; 800 run, 3:59.4, 4th; long jump, 8' 1", 1st.

Boys, 11–12: Alexis Onfroy-Curley, 100 dash, 14.4, 5th; 200 dash, 28.5, 2nd; long jump, 14' 5", 2nd.

Girls, 13–14: Danielle Doubt, 1500 racewalk, 10:02, 1st; 100 hurdles, 20.2, 2nd, 200 hurdles, 37.5, 2nd, high jump, 3' 6", 1st.

Boys, 13–14: Andy Peters, 1500 racewalk, 8:23, 1st; 1500 run, 5:18.7, 2nd.

Girls, 15–16: Tina Peters, 1500 racewalk, 7:25, 1st; Amanda Bush, discus, 53' 3", 4th.

Boys, 17–18: David Warren, 1500 run, 4:28, 2nd.

Summer pickup soccer games at Gaunt Park
Pickup soccer games will be played throughout the summer on Tuesdays and Thursdays, at 7:30 p.m., at Gaunt Park.

Anyone of high school age and older may participate. For more information, call David Keyes, 767-1518.