ShareThis Page

Sports notices

| Sunday, Nov. 10, 2002


  • The first "Bid for Hope" auction of sports memorabilia will be hosted by Pittsburgh Steelers player Alan Faneca and his wife, Julie, Nov. 11 from 7 p.m. to midnight at the Sanctuary in The Strip. Proceeds from the auction will benefit A Glimmer of Hope, a local non-profit organization that supposrts breast cancer research. Tickets for the event are $100 per-person and can be ordered by calling 1-800-454-6746.



  • The University of Pittsburgh Diamond Baseball Clinics will be holding their Pitching and Hitting Academy in November and December. For more information, please call (412) 648-3825 or (412) 648-8238.


    Players wanted

  • Citiparks/Ammon and Pittsburgh Hoops Classic are recruiting coaches and players for a winter Saturday league at the Ammon Recreation Center. Players 13 and under and 15 and under are eligible. For more information contact Clarence at 412-255-2501.


  • The Pittsburgh basketball Club will host a boys fifth and sixth grade Thanksgiving tournament at LaRoche College Nov. 29-30. For more information, call (412) 859-9015.

  • Pittsburgh Baketball Club will host a boys fourth through sixth grade Holiday tournament at LaRoche College Dec. 20-23. For more information, call (412) 859-9015.

  • Pittsburgh Basketball Club/Montour Youth Basketball will host tournaments for boys fifth and sixth grade teams in mid-February. For more information, call (412) 403-9086.

  • Aquinas Academy in Greensburg will be holding their Fourth Annual Holiday Hoops Festival for fifth and sixth grade teams Dec. 6-8 and for seventh and eighth grade teams from Dec. 13-15. Entry fee is $150 per team. For more information, contact Dan Mahoney at (724) 834-7940.



    The Pittsburgh Passion women's football team of the National Women's Football League is looking for assistant coaches. Anyone interested can call Michelle at (724) 452-9395.


    Amatuer League

  • The PA Amateur Hockey League is looking for Squirt AA level players (92-93). For information, contact John at (412) 292-7084.


  • 3 Rivers Inline Hockey is accepting applications for ages 5 through 18 for its Winter Session that begins in January. Please call 412-441-3376.


  • Underwater Hockey has begun at Pine-Richland High School Pool on Tuesday nights at 8:30 p.m. at the pool in Pine Township. The game is open to all ages and abilities and is played with a mask, snorkel and fins on the bottom of the deep end. Cost is $3 each night. The games will be played every Tuesday night through July, 2003. For further information, call Deb Ramage at (724) 776-2305 or e-mail at


    Shoots on tap

  • The North Side Sportsmen's Association will hold the following events: Indoor Archery 300 Round, Thursday's 7:30 p.m.; Sight in Days Nov. 23, 24, 28, 29, 30 and Dec. 1: Skeet —Sundays 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Wednesday 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.; Trap —Sunday 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursdays 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.


    Teams needed

  • The Golden Triangle Double Header League is looking for softball teams to compete in its fall season. Cash prizes will be awarded and there is no uniform required to play. For more information, call Bill at (412) 343-1647.



  • The Western Area YMCA is now accepting registration for for adult clinics for the indoor tennis season. The Western Area YMCA offers group practice and play sessions, and schedules are flexible. For more information, call (412) 787-YMCA.

  • TribLIVE commenting policy

    You are solely responsible for your comments and by using you agree to our Terms of Service.

    We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

    While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

    We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

    We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

    We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

    We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

    We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.