Portland Sports Roundup
PBC fighters reach NE championships
Several Portland Boxing Club fighters will take part in the New England championships Nov. 24 at 8 p.m., at the Stevens Avenue Armory. Five-time world champion Vinny Pazienza will make a special guest appearance. Last weekend, in the semifinals, PBC novice featherweight Danny Pang, open class featherweight John Lopez and open class middleweight Jason Quirk (of Scarborough) all advanced to join teammates Liz Leddy (open class featherweight), Lindsay Kyajohnian (novice light welterweight), Christian Castaneda (junior division welterweight) and Chi Wong (novice lightweight) at the championships.
207Lacrosse announces winter sessions
207Lacrosse will host three winter sessions, the first in November-December, the second in January-February and the third in March-April. Sundays features' K-6 skills at drills at 3 p.m., boys' K-6 games at 4 p.m. and boys' high school elite league from 5 to p.m. On Mondays, girls' K-6 game time and skills is at 5 p.m. and the high school elite league runs from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays at 5 p.m., boys' grade 7-8 next level advanced skills program is offered. A grade 7-8 elite league for boys' runs from 6-8 p.m. Wednesdays, boys' K-6 skills and drills runs at 5p.m., boys' K-6 game time is held at 6 p.m. and men's pick-up lacrosse ($10) is at 8 p.m. Thursdays, the girls' 7-8 league runs from 6 to 8 p.m. FMI, 841-2453 or 207Lacrosse.com.
McAuley basketball clinic upcoming
The McAuley girls' basketball team and coaches are offering a basketball clinic Sundays, Dec. 2, 9 and 16. Girls in grades 3-5 go from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and girls in grades 6-8 go from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. The first 45 minutes will be devoted to drills and fundamentals led by coach Billy Goodman and facilitated by the players. Games will be played the final 45 minutes. The cost is $15 per week or $40 for all three and includes a T-shirt and free admission to McAuley's Feb. 5 home game versus Portland. FMI, email@example.com.