Portland Sports Roundup
McAuley standout makes verbal commitment
McAuley junior girls' basketball player Rebecca Knight last week made a verbal commitment to play for the University of Maine. Knight is due to graduate from McAuley in 2011.
SMCC announces coaching vacancies
Southern Maine Community College is seeking an assistant men's
basketball/head junior varsity coach. The stipend position includes
on-the-floor coaching, practice preparation and recruiting. FMI, smccme.edu/athletics.
SMCC introduces athletic club
Southern Maine Community College is starting an Athletic Club for alumni and friends of the athletic program. FMI, smccme.edu/athletics.
Casco Bay Sports offering fall coed activities
Casco Bay Sports is offering fall soccer, football, softball,
basketball and dodgeball leagues in Portland. A Monday night soccer
league begins Aug. 31. Sunday 11 v. 11 soccer begins Sept. 13. Sunday
flag football starts Sept. 13. A Sunday Frostbite softball league
begins Sept. 13. Tuesday evening basketball starts Sept. 15. Thursday
night basketball begins Sept. 17. Tuesday dodgeball starts Sept. 22.
Thursday dodgeball begins Sept. 24. FMI, cascobaysports.com.
Elite youth lacrosse league starting up
Maine Elite Lacrosse is offering a 4v4 league for 7th and 8th grade
boys on Sundays from 5 to 6 p.m., Sept. 6 through Oct. 25 at Deering
High. This league allows more skilled players to go head-to-head in a
competitive format. The cost is $150 per player. FMI, MaineEliteLacrosse.com.
Portland Porpoise registration upcoming
Registration for the Portland Porpoise swim club will be held Thurs.,
Sept. 3 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Riverton Community Center in
Portland. Swimmers ages 7 to 17 of all abilities are welcome. FMI, firstname.lastname@example.org or portlandporpoises.com.