South Sports Roundup: July 22
SMCC accepting Hall of Fame nominations
Southern Maine Community College is currently accepting nominations for
its annual Athletics Hall of Fame class. Nominations can be received
from the community for a former student-athlete, administrator/coach or
friend/supporter. FMI, 741-5927, firstname.lastname@example.org, or smccme.edu/athletics/special-events/hall-of-fame/
Legion season winding down
The American and Junior Legion postseasons are set to begin. The Libby-Mitchell team, featuring players from Scarborough, finished the regular year at 14-4 and will be the No. 3 seed for the postseason. Morrill Post (Cape Elizabeth and Scarborough) went 12-5 and will be the No. 4 seed. Only four teams make the zone playoffs this season and the winner will be determined by the end of the weekend. The Junior Legion standings feature Cape Elizabeth-populated Coastal Athletics at 11-5, Scarborough's Libby-Mitchell at 10-6 and South Portland at 6-8. The top 10 teams make the playoffs, which are being held this week. We'll have more on the postseason in next week's edition.
Portland Hurling Club seeks members
The Portland Hurling Club, a Junior C team affiliated with the Boston
Gaelic Athletics' Association, will be playing 8-to-a-side with light
contact rules Saturdays July 25 and Aug. 1 at 5:45 p.m., at Wiley Field
in Scarborough. Helmets and hurleys (sticks) will be available for
those who would like to play. FMI, email@example.com or portlandhurling.com.
SailMaine seeking coaches
Come join us at SailMaine this Fall to coach a group of talented high
school sailors on Casco Bay. We are looking for competent, professional
coaches to coach one of our high school teams. Teams practice together
three days a week from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m. We are also looking for
assistant coaches. The season begins in mid-August and ends on Oct. 31.