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Bulletin Board / Notes and upcoming events

The Greater Buffalo Track Club’s 5,000-meter race will be held on Wednesday night at Crosby Field in Kenmore. The event has been capped at 120 runners, with 30 runners per race. Faster runners will go first. The first race will start at 6 p.m., and other races will follow every 30 minutes. The results will be combined to determined overall placement.


BASEBALL: The Buffalo Wings 14U Travel baseball team will hold tryouts for the 2014 season from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 24 and 25 at Cazenovia Park. For more information, call 830-7909. … Tryouts for the 11U Buffalo Wings Travel will be in Cazenovia Park at the Wildwood Place diamond at 6 p.m. Aug 12. and 10 a.m. Aug. 17 with a rain date of 10 a.m. Aug. 18 if necessary. Players must attend at least one session but also can attend both. For more information contact Bill Rumley at 903-0758. … The Buffalo Wings 12U Cooperstown Baseball Team will hold tryouts at 6 p.m. Aug. 13 and 15 at Orchard Park Little League on Duerr Road. Call Paul to reserve a spot 912-7050. … The Western New York Boys of Summer fall league is accepting registrations for teams ages 10-16 for weekend play in September and October. Cost is $195 per team. Registration deadline is Aug. 15. For more information or to register visit www.wnyboysofsummer.com/fall. … Lockport will host U12 travel tryouts at 1 p.m. Aug. 18 and 25 on Field A at Ray Lee Fields on Lincoln Avenue. The team will be managed by Niagara University and Lockport High Baseball Hall of Famer Dave Bunn. Cost is $300. Team will play 10-12 games and from four-five tournaments. Free hitting instruction offered in the off-season. … Titans Baseball will hold tryouts at 6 p.m. with a 5:30 p.m. check time at Beverly Hills Field, Cheektowaga for the following age groups: 10U Aug. 12, 13 and 17; 11U Aug. 14, 15 and 17; 12U Aug. 19, 20 and 21; 13U Aug. 19 and 20; 14U Aug. 13 and 15; and 15U Aug. 14 and 16. A $100 deposit will be required for players selected on the spot. For more information contact Justin MacFarland at 507-1677. … Northtown Nationals will hold tryouts for 2014 as follows: 12U Aug. 12, 15 (5-7 p.m.) at NCCC; 13U Aug. 14 (5-7 p.m.), 17 (9-11 a.m.) at Cambria Town Park; 14U Aug 13, 15 (6:15 p.m.) at Pendletown Town Park; 15U Aug. 13, 16 (6-8 p.m.) at Cambria Town Park.

BASKETBALL: South Park boys basketball varsity and JV looking for non-league game. Contact Ron Killinger at 444-5137.

COACHING: The Ken-Ton School District has openings for coaches in gymnastics, modified girls soccer, and modified girls volleyball. Contact Brett Banker at 871-3082 for an application.

SOFTBALL: Amherst Lightning will hold tryouts at the Northtowns Center Complex on the following dates: 14U and 16U from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 12; 10U and 12U from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 13; 18U and Open from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Aug. 14; and 14U, 16U and 18U from 9:30 a.m. to noon and 10U and 12U from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 14. For information, contact travel coordinator Dan Rizzo at 691-3551. … The West Seneca Magic will hold tryouts at Sunshine Park for 10U and 12 U from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 12 and 14; for 14U and 16U from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 13 and 15; and for 18U from 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 17 with a rain date on Aug. 18. Open divisions can contact 440-9342. To preregister visit www.wsgsa.com. … The Tonawandas 18U travel softball will hold tryouts at 6 p.m. Aug. 15 and 21 at Veteran’s Park No. 4 in the City of Tonawawanda. Positions needed are pitcher, shortstop and first base. For information, contact Tim Toth at ttoth115@yahoo.com or visit www.tonawandastorm.com. … EMW Impact Girls Travel Softball will hold tryouts for 10U from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 14 and 2-4 p.m. Aug. 17. Contact Darryl at dmnajewski@rochester.rr.com for information; for 12U from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 12 and at noon Aug. 17, contact Tara at ptpcrt@aol.com; and for 14U from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 13 and 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 17, contact Sandy at sandygauthier@emwbaseball.org. Rain date for all age groups is 10 a.m. to noon Aug. 18. All tryouts take place at the Creek Road Diamonds in Elma.

VOLLEYBALL/SOCCER: Sand volleyball and sand soccer league are now forming at Flattery’s on Orchard Park Road in West Seneca. Visit www.flatterys.com or call 392-7015.

The Bulletin Board appears twice weekly, Tuesday and Friday. Information must be submitted by mail (c/o Buffalo News, Sports Dept., One News Plaza, Buffalo, NY 14240), fax (849-4587) or email (sports@buffnews.com). Items are limited to one appearance. There is no charge.

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