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Northern sports roundup

Sports

Northern sports roundup

Three Keoughs excel at national championships

Three members of the Keough family from Cumberland took part in the recent USASA National Snowboard Championships held in Copper Mountain, Colo. Kevin Keough wound up the second overall snowboarder in the nation in the junior men's division, taking second place in combined. Sean Keough won the national championship in giant slalom and was third in the combined in the kahuna men's division. Katie Keough was sixth in giant slalom and seventh in the slalom in the jam's women's division.

NYA coaching openings

North Yarmouth Academy is seeking two varsity coaches, boys' soccer and girls' ice hockey, for the 2009-10 school year. FMI, mdutton@nya.org

Casco Bay Sports co-ed leagues beginning

Several spring co-ed leagues are starting up at Casco Bay Sports. Softball begins Sunday, May 17. There will also be a dodgeball league beginning Tuesday, May 19. FMI, www.cascobaysports.com.

Run for Hope Saturday

Run for Hope, a 5K run/walk to benefit Catherine McAuley High School in the memory and honor of Jim and Maxine Pouravelis, will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at the high school. FMI, 899-0981 or mcauley5k@yahoo.com

Falmouth football registration upcoming

Falmouth football will hold registration for the 2009 season for players entering grades 1 through 12 Monday from 7 to 9 p.m., at the high school library. FMI, 797-7707 or www.falmouthfootball.com.

Soccer registration in Cumberland

The Cumberland/North Yarmouth American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) will hold registration for its 12th fall season for children entering grades 1 through 6, Monday, May 18 and Tuesday, May 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Greely Middle School. The first grade fee is $50. Grades 2-6 is $70. FMI, 829-2149.

Lacrosse pick-up league starting

A men's and women's lacrosse pick-up league will be held Sunday nights from June 7 through Aug. 9 at Deering High's Memorial Field. Women play from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Men go from 7:30 to 9 p.m. The cost is $70. FMI, info@maineelitelacrosse.com.

Sunday lacrosse clinics offered

Cheverus boys' varsity lacrosse coach Deke Andrew and other top coaches from the area will be hosting weekly Sunday lacrosse clinics from June 7 through Aug. 9 at Deering High's Memorial Field. The cost is $75 for five weeks or $150 for 10 weeks. The program is a mix of instruction and game play and is open to boys and girls entering grades 2 through 8 next fall. FMI, info@maineelitelacrosse.com.

SMCC hosting basketball showcase camp

Southern Maine Community College will host the second annual New England College Coaches' Showcase Camp May 29 through 31. The camp is designed to give competitive high school players a chance to showcase their ability in front of college coaches. FMI, 741-5927 or mrichards@smccme.edu.

SMCC golf fundraiser

Southern Maine Community College is hosting its fifth annual athletic department and foundation fundraising golf tournament June 16 at Prouts Neck Country Club in Scarborough. Proceeds help the college's continued effort to offer one of the best small college athletic programs in New England. FMI, www.smccme.edu/athletics.