Calling all camps!
The Buffalo News plans to run its annual directory of summer camps in WNY in early May. If you would like your camp listed, please email the information to Deputy Sports Editor Dennis Danheiser at firstname.lastname@example.org. There is no charge.
The third annual Lou Reuter Memorial Run will take place May 12 at Kenmore East High School, 350 Fries Road, Town of Tonawanda. There is a 1-mile walk and 5K run. Reuter, who passed away in August 2009 after a lengthy battle with cancer, coached junior varsity and varsity football at Kenmore East for 33 years. For details, go to signmeup.com.
The Buffalo Soccer Academy U13 girls premier team won the 2012 Nike Challenge Cup after beating FC Barcelona, the second ranked team in Ohio South, 3-2. The team consists of Zipporah Barrett, Sydney Scello, Taylor Dimarco, Molly Preston, Riley Bowers, Amanda Burns, Jenna Rejman, Maya O'Rourke, Kim Festor, Hannah Spitzer, Christiana Davies, Hannah Pufpaff, Abby DeCicco, Eileen Rath, Madisyn Pezzino, Sarah Burke, Julia Whipple and is coached by Henrik Ambarchian.
BASKETBALL: Empire Basketball needs players for its 14-U boys and 15-U girls AAU teams. Contact Tony 984-7266. Teams are needed for B and C leagues Monday and Thursday evenings. Call 839-9330. The Gloria J. Parks Community Center will host Wendy's summer high school leagues. Team entry fee is $325 or $300 if paid by May 15. Contact Kevin, 832-1010.
SOFTBALL: The Erie Metro league needs Mens and Coed slow-pitch teams Thursday nights or Sunday afternoons. The men's division needs a team for Monday doubleheaders. Sponsorships available. Umpires are needed. Call 684-7000.
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