SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

October 24, 2013

Local sports briefs


The Salem News

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Danvers Girls Basketball tryouts for 2013-2014 season for girls presently in grades 6, 7 and 8 will be held tonight and next Tuesday, Oct. 29 at Holten Richmond Middle School. Please arrive 15 minutes early to register. Tryout times on both nights are 6-7 p.m. for 6th graders; 7-8 p.m. for 7th graders; and 8-9 p.m. for 8th graders. See website for more information: www.danversgirlsbasketball.org/.

Salem Youth Basketball registration is now open. To sign up, please go to the Parks and Rec office at 5 Broad Street in Salem, or call Cowan White at 978-828-5450.

SOCCER

Peabody High will hold its first boys soccer alumni game this Saturday at 6 p.m. Check in is at 5:30 p.m. Players can register at https://sites.google.com/site/pvmhsboyssocceralumni/ .

COACHING VACANCIES

Swampscott High School is looking for a varsity boys lacrosse coach. Candidates should send a letter of interest and resume to athletic director Jon Flanagan at the high school at 200 Essex Street, Swampscott, MA, 01907 or fax 781-599-2034 or e-mail athletics@swampscott.k12.ma.us. Applications are due on or before Oct. 26.

WRESTLING

The Massachusetts State and New England Champion Masco Youth Wrestling will hold registration for all wrestlers on Wednesday, Nov. 6 and 13 at the wrestling room at the Route 1 Sportsplex in Danvers from 6-8 p.m. The program is open to all interested wrestlers (not just those in Boxford, Topsfield & Middleton) in Grades K-8. Practices are on Mondays and Wednesdays (K-2 from 5:30-6:45 p.m., Grades 3-8 from 7-8:30 p.m.). Please go to www.2myouthwrestling.org for additional information or contact us at m2youthwrestling@ymail.com.

BASKETBALL

Marblehead Youth Baseball registration has opened and each player who registers now until Dec. 31 will receive a $25 discount. After that date, normal registration fees will apply. Please go to www.mhdbaseball.org to register.