South Sports Roundup
South Portland Little League seeks umpires
The South Portland National Little League is seeking volunteers to umpire baseball and softball games for the upcoming season. Those interested should attend the 2010 State O' Maine Little League Umpire Clinic April 24 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Windham. FMI, 799-4061 or firstname.lastname@example.org before April 16 or 799-5686 or email@example.com after April 16.
USM holding wrestling clinics
The University of Southern Maine "Brawlin' Lobsta Wrestling Club" will offer three weekend wrestling clinics in May, including the first-ever Lady Lobsta Wrestling Clinic. FMI, 233-9044 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Casco Bay Sports offering spring leagues
Casco Bay Sports is offering soccer, flag football, softball and dodgeball leagues this spring. A co-ed Monday night 6-on-6 soccer league is underway. A Thursday night league begins May 6. A Sunday 11-on-11 league begins May 2. A spring 6-on-6 flag football league is underway. A Sunday softball league begins May 2. A weeknight league commences May 3. Co-ed dodgeball has divisions playing Tuesday (starting April 20), Wednesday (April 21) and Thursday (April 29). FMI, cascobaysports.com.
Former South Portland player earns Maine Baseball Hall of Fame nod
Pat Feury of South Portland, a career .300 hitter for the University of Maine at Portland-Gorham and a longtime player/coach in the Portland Twilight League, will be one of 13 new members inducted into the Maine Baseball Hall of Fame. The induction ceremony will be held at the Holiday Inn by the Bay in Portland on July 25. Tickets are available by calling 232-8256, 883-0154 or 846-3460.
Sailing regatta upcoming
The Portland High School sailing team is hosting the second annual "Bulldog Classic" Regatta on Saturday at SailMaine Sailing Center in Portland. FMI, 650-7878.
SMCC honors top March athletes
Southern Maine Community College recently named Charlie Boettcher and Becca Roberts its Liberty Mutual March Athletes of the Month. Boettcher is a sophomore pitcher on the baseball team and is off to a 2-0 start. Boettcher is a captain and a Fire Science major. Roberts is a catcher for the softball team and is hitting .636 with four home runs and eight RBI. She is a Liberal Studies-Social Work concentration student.