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  • Rec baseball needs volunteers

    Volunteers are needed to help this summer with youth recreational baseball. There is a need for assistant coaches for both minor and major leagues, as well as field preparation for infield (which will not include mowing). Volunteers may help with either or both. Students grades 9–12 who volunteer will be eligible for community service credits.

  • Girls win first at Bulldog Invitational

    YSHS junior Mario Cosey won the 100-meter dash with Logan Norris-Sayres at his heels at the Bulldog Invitational on Friday, May 7. (photo by Nick Dudukovich)

    Both the YSHS girls and boys track and field teams stormed the Bulldogs’ 10th annual Invitational meet on Friday, May 7, taking first place out of the 12 teams that competed.

  • Girls play baseball, too

    Playing on a team traditionally dominated by males, sisters Alex and Adrianne Beer are fitting in well with their teammates on this spring’s baseball team. The team gathered for the camera last week, with, from left, Wade Huston, Lucas Donnell, Alex Beer, John Shaw, Adrianne Beer, JT Trumbull, Levi Perry, AJ Wagner and in front, Sam Morrison. (photo by Nick Dudukovich)

    Two sisters, Alex and Adrianne Beer, are playing baseball for Yellow Springs High School this season. Alex, a junior, and Adrianne, a freshman, are taking the field for the Bulldogs because there was not enough student interest to form a softball team. The girls would rather play softball, but enjoy playing baseball because they are happy to be playing anything at all.

  • Soccer camp registration begins

    YSSI will host the British Soccer Challenger Sports camps again this summer during the week of June 14–18 for children in Yellow Springs and surrounding areas. Registration has begun. Sign up may also be completed online at www.challengersports.com/. A limited number of scholarships are available by contacting Pam Conine at 767-8031.

  • Track meet Friday

    The 10th annual Yellow Springs Bulldog Invitational will take place this Friday evening, May 7, at the high school track. The biggest sporting event of the high school’s spring sports season, the meet attracts schools from as far away as Cincinnati and Sydney. Competition gets underway at 4:45 p.m. with the field events.

  • Rec baseball needs volunteers

    Volunteers are needed to help this summer with youth recreational baseball. There is a need for assistant coaches for both minor and major leagues, as well as field preparation for infield (which will not include mowing). Volunteers may help with either or both. Students grades 9–12 who volunteer will be eligible for community service credits.

  • Rec baseball registration ending

    The deadline for registration for the 2010 youth baseball season, for both minor and major leagues, is Sunday, May 9. Boys and girls, ages 7–11, are eligible to participate in the minor league, as long as they will not have turned 12 by June 1. Fees are $25 per child and include a team t-shirt and cap.

  • Bulldog Sports Round-up

    After a win against Fairborn on Wednesday, April 28, the YSHS tennis team improved to 2–6 for the season. Against Fairborn, Addison Pettiford had a commanding 6–1,6–1 first singles victory against senior Chris McCauley. On court two, Isaac Haller lost to Senior Caleb Boles 5–7, 3–6. Carl Weiner also won in straight sets, eking out the first in a 7–6 tie break.

  • Dashing young man

    Mario Cosey at the Wayne Invitational

    YSHS’s Mario Cosey, middle, placed sixth in the 100-meter dash at the Wayne Invitational for selected runners on Friday, May 21. The meet included 41 Div. I, II and III schools.

  • Track club begins

    The Miami Valley Track Club will start sign up and practices for the upcoming summer track and field season on Monday, May 10. Practices will be held at the high school track on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. The club is a member organization of USA Track & Field and will be participating in the national Junior Olympic program.

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