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Foul shooting contest upcoming
The Portland Lodge of Elks No. 188 will hold its annual foul shooting contest Sunday at 9 a.m. in the McAuley High School gym. There are categories for both boys and girls in age groups 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13. FMI, 773-6426.
Pitching clinic features former Deering star
Former Deering High standout Ryan Reid, now a member of the Tampa Bay Rays organization, along with Portland Sea Dogs hurler Ryne Lawson will conduct a pitching clinic Saturday, Jan. 23 at Falmouth Middle School. Ages 8 to 12 go from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Ages 13 to 18 go from 5:30 to 7 p.m. The cost is $20 for Falmouth residents and $25 for non-residents. FMI, town.falmouth.me.us.
SMCC hosting alumni basketball game
Southern Maine Community College is hosting a men’s basketball alumni game Sunday, Jan. 24 from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., prior to the men’s varsity game against Holyoke C.C. at 1 p.m. FMI, 741-5927.
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.
Portland seeking girls’ lacrosse assistant
The Portland girls’ lacrosse program is looking for an assistant coach for the 2010 season. FMI, 807-5116.
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.
South Portland coaching opening
South Portland High School needs a junior varsity girls’ lacrosse coach for the 2010 season. FMI, 767-7705.