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Baseball pitching clinic upcoming
Ryne Lawson of the Portland Sea Dogs and former Deering High standout Ryan Reid, now pitching in the Tampa Bay Rays organization, will instruct the basics of pitching Saturday, Jan. 23 in the Falmouth Middle School gym. Ages 8 to 12 will go from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Ages 13 to 18 go from 5:30 to 7 p.m. FMI, 781-5253.
Yarmouth seeking lacrosse assistant
Yarmouth High is seeking a girls’ lacrosse assistant coach for the 2010 season. FMI, 846-2329.
Umpire certification classes upcoming
The Western Maine Baseball Umpires Association is holding baseball umpire certification classes, beginning Sunday, Jan. 31, for umpires above the Little League level in Cumberland and York counties. FMI, 846-5997.
Casco Bay Stripers season continues
The Casco Bay Stripers swim team competed at the Bowdoin Open and in a YMCA meet in Lewiston in recent action. Amelia Deady set new records in the girls’ 13-14 100 free, 200 free, 200 butterfly, 500 free and 400 individual medley. She also set new team records in the 200 IM and 100 fly. Abbey Belisle-Haley set new marks in the girls’ 13-14 50 free, 200 IM and 100 fly and a new team record in the 200 fly. Emelia Von Saltza lowered her team records in the girls’ 13-14 50 backstroke, 100 back and 200 back and set a new mark in the 400 IM. Eliza Lunt bettered her team mark in the girls’ 9-10 200 free and Travis Libsack set a new mark in the boys’ 13-14 500 free. Bridget Estabrook, Von Saltza, Belisle-Haley and Deady set a new mark in the girls’ senior 400 free relay. Adam Brobst, John O’Gorman, Libsack and Luca Seid set a new mark in the boys’ senior 400 free relay. Ethan Nightingale, Zack Roland, Seid and Libsack established a new mark in the boys’ senior 400 medley relay.
Casco Bay Sports offering January sports leagues
Casco Bay Sports in Portland is offering four new sports leagues in January. Sunday 6-on-6 Floor Hockey begins Jan. 17 at Riverton Community Center. Monday Night Bowling starts Jan. 18 at Yankee Lanes. Sunday Evening Co-Ed Hoops kicks off Jan. 24 at the East End Community Center. Sunday Evening Indoor Soccer starts Jan. 31 at YourSpace in Gorham. FMI, cascobaysports.com.