Here are the standings, this week's schedule and home run leaders for the Richard T. Betts Rec Modified Softball League, playing Wednesdays at Betts Park:
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Black Belt promotion
Howard Linamen received his 1st Degree Black Belt in Shotokan Karate from Rick Johnson of Johnson’s Black Belt Academy. After a five-hour testing of skills, knowledge and physical stamina, Linamen was awarded his 1st Degree Black Belt and the title Sensei. Participating in the testing were, back row, from left, Randy Dickey, 5th Degree Black Belt, Craig Ames, 6th Degree Black Belt and Jeremy McIntyre, 5th Degree Black Belt and, front row, Jeff Anderson, 8th Degree Black Belt, Johnson, Linamen and Shaa Moore, 4th Degree Black Belt.
Fralick Chiropractic 5-0
Larry's Cantina 3-2
Crescent Beer 2-4
Wing City 1-4
Cougar Bob's 1-4
The Bucket 0-4
Home runs (as reported): Andy Hanks (Betts) 5, Ryan Vandevelde (Larry's Cantina) 4, Joe Pellegrino (Craco) 3, Ben Oviatt (Craco) 3, Jory Giger (Craco) 3, Mario Muscarella (Fralick) 3, Jason Rafalski (Betts) 2, Todd Rudolph (Craco) 2, Nick Quagliana (Larry's) 2, Andrew Morrison (Betts) 2, Bill Lawson (Fralick) 2, Nick Bryan (Crescent) 2, Mike Crossley (Cougar Bob's) 2, Josh Melquist (Fralick) 2, Don Cummings (Betts) 2, Dan Bullock (Crescent) 2, several with 1.
Wednesday's schedule (June 13)
6 p.m.: Betts vs. Wing City, Betts Field; Cougar Bob's vs. Nic-L-Inn, Foley Field; Crescent Beer vs. Craco, Brown Field
7:30 p.m.: The Bucket vs. Fralick Chiropractic, Betts Field; Larry's Cantina vs. Wing City, Foley Field
9 p.m.: Craco vs. The Bucket, Betts Field
Big 33 on PCN
The Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN) will provide live coverage of the PNC Big 33 Football Classic at 7 p.m. Saturday, June 16, from Hershey Park Stadium. An encore presentation of the game will be shown at 11 p.m. that same night.
The game pits standout football players from Pennsylvania against a team of standout football players from Ohio. Among the NFL players that are Big 33 alumni are Ricky Watters, Joe Montana, Jim Kelly, Tony Dorsett, Joe Namath, Dan Marino, Kyle Brady and Ben Roethlisberger.
For 2012, Eisenhower head football coach Jim Penley is coaching the defensive line for the Pennsylvania team. Much of the rosters for both teams are made up of incoming freshmen Division I football talent.
PCN can be found on Atlantic Broadband channel 13 and Youngsville Cable Network channel 42.
A registration session for the Warren County Youth Football League (grades 3-6) will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at the entrance to War Memorial Field. If unable to attend the session, prospective players can bring all necessary registration forms to the first night of conditioning practice on Monday, Aug. 20, at Betts Park. No player will be permitted to begin practice until payment is made.
All players must submit a signed physical form before the start of conditioning practice. The league will accept a copy of the Warren County School District physical form for those students entering grade six (or a signed physician physical form completed within the past six months).
For more information, contact Greg Latimer at 723-4608.
Here are the current point standings for all divisions of racing at Busti, N.Y.'s Stateline Speedway through action completed on June 9:
Street Stocks: Chris Withers 1057, Brian Crandall 925, Gary Fisher 782, Patrick Fielding 747, Richard Wojtowicz Jr. 700, Lance Palmer 655, Nicholas Mohawk 636, Kyle Weilacher 507, Jason Covey 468, Cody Bliss 425
Super Late Models: Rich Gardner 630, Doug Eck 612, Chris Hackett 588, Chad Valone 564, Greg Oakes 536, Ryan Scott 506, Darrell Bossard 493, Dutch Davies 485, Rod Maloy 479, Dick Barton 477
E-Mods: John Woodward Jr. 690, Chuck Frye 663, Butch Southwell 635, Justin Carlson 541, Scott Gurdak 435, David Shagla Jr. 434, David Scott 420, Greg Johnson 413, Nathan Hill 405, Cale Crocker 398
Super Sportsman: Dan Nocero Jr. 1032, Jake Eller 967, Ben Burgess Jr. 929, Tim Card 818, Jim Kibbie 720, Allen Yarbrough 719, Ron Burgun 716, Clint Haskins 643, Rick Karash 623, Allen Haskins 582
Super Challengers: Josh Beckstrom 1005, Chad Bender 823, Scott Dellahoy Jr. 757, Larry Oaks 691, Dustin Lamb 671, Kyle Jackson 631, Nathan Lamb 599, Bill Baker Jr. 589, Tyler Little 545, Travis Darling 470
Limited Lates: Chris Ottaway 970, Ryan Scott 942, Steve Kania 941, Steve Moynihan 835, Dustin Eckman 825, Tyler Green 742, Chad Schauers 715, Stan Davis Jr. 711, Mike Moon 676, Mike Moore 592
Crate Late Model: Bob Dorman 824, Max Blair 824, Damien Bidwell 823, Bradley Mesler 780, John Haggerty 708, Jason Genco 585, Justin Tatlow 569, Matthew Harvey 564, Matt Cobb 556, Bob Kish 460
The teams of Linda Ditka and Betsy Senger, My Ignatius and Robbin Price, Lana Creal and Debbie Vicini and Barb Wilson and Judy McGinn all shared low gross of 42 in Monday Night 2-Person Scramble League play at Conewango Valley Country Club. Raechel Evans and Gerry Africa, Sonia Probst and Jackie Kavanaugh and Karen Coombs and Betsy Williams all shared low net of 26.
Marlene Sandberg and Anita Pellegrino had second low gross of 43 and the teams of Leslie Baldensperger and Ann Follett and Janeal Hedman and Mary Sue See shared second low net of 28.
Pete Hofert had low gross of 36 and Jim Fehlman and Gary Wood shared low net of 33 in Youngsville Senior Golf League play Tuesday at Maplehurst Country Club. Fehlman, Hofert, Dale Martin, Virgil Maze, John McKinney, Dave Peck, Gene Sanden and Bob Yucha all had birdies during play.
Regular-season Warren County Youth Baseball and Softball Association (WCYBSA) Little League coaches are asked to return all equipment - which includes, but is not limited to, bags, totes, batting tees, pitching rubbers, and used and new balls - from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, and Wednesday, June 20 to the Farm Colony Complex.
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