SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

March 28, 2014

Local sports briefs


The Salem News

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Swampscott High School is seeking a varsity field hockey coach. Interested candidates can send a letter and resume to athletic director Jon Flanagan at 200 Essex Street in Swampscott, 01907, or fax 781-599-2034, or e-mail athletics@swampscott.k12.ma.us.

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Ipswich High School is currently seeking applicants for a varsity girls soccer coach. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, at least three references and a copy of their resume to: Ipswich High School, c/o Tom Gallagher, Athletic Director, 134 High Street, Ipswich, MA 01938. Fax is 978-356-3720 or e-mail: ipsath@ipswichschools.org.

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Bishop Fenwick is looking for a head boys soccer coach. Interested candidates should contact athletic director Dave Woods at the school: dpw@fenwick.org or 978-587-8341.

BASKETBALL

Tom Donovan’s 20th annual Beverly Panthers basketball camp will be held July 28-August 1 at Beverly High. The camp runs daily from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for players ages 8-15. For more information call the Beverly Rec. Department 978-921-6067 or Tom Donovan at 978-335-2660.

HALLS OF FAME

The Beverly High School Athletic Hall of Fame will induct 11 new members on Saturday, April 5 in a ceremony at the Danversport Yacht Club. Inductees include Brian Nelson (Class of 1974, hockey and track), Richard Giunta (Class of 1980, football and lacrosse), Peter Wynne (Class of 1981, basketball), Pam Morose (Class of 1983, field hockey and softball), Derek Dionne (Class of 1989, soccer, basketball and baseball), Jessica Davidson (Class of 2003, swimming), and Emily Rinaldi (Class of 2003, gymnastics). In addition, the BHS boys track relay team of 1967, which were New England champions, will also be honored. Tickets will be available for purchase at Todd’s Sporting Goods on Cabot Street, or from Dave Jellerson, until March 29.

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The Ipswich High School Athletic Hall of Fame is now accepting nominations for the Hall of Fame class of 2014. Nomination forms may be picked up in the High School Athletic office or contact Doug Woodworth at 978-356-9359. Deadline for nominations is March 31st.

SOFTBALL

Danvers Girls Softball is currently accepting registrations for the 2014 season. The league has been restructured this year to include new league names and grade eligibility. The new structure is: Pre-School Fundamentals, T-Ball (Kindergarten & 1st grade), Junior (grades 2-3), Minor (grades 4-5), Middle School (grades 6-8), and High School (grades 9-12). The Middle School and High School leagues will be entirely re-drafted and tryouts will be held March 29. Registration fees are: $35 for Pre-School Fundamentals, $55 for T-Ball and $100 for all other leagues, with a family maximum of $200 if the registration is received prior to Feb. 15. After that date, the fee for each league will increase by $10 with a family maximum of $220. Please go to www.danversgirlssoftball.com to register using our new online registration system and to find out times for the Middle School and High School tryouts. Any questions, please contact Libby Kellard @ soxs61@verizon.net.