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Bulletin Board for May 19

BASKETBALL: The Grandview Basketball Camp will be held June 21-24 at the Penn State Behrend campus for boys entering grades 5-12. The camp will be directed by Dave Niland, head men’s basketball coach at Behrend, and Pat Flaherty, assistant men’s basketball coach. Call Niland at (814) 898-6398 or visit the camp website at … Are you a girl going into grades 9, 10, 11 or 12 next school year? Do you want to represent the USA and play in the Dominican Republic next March? Tryouts will be held at North Buffalo Community Center on May 30 from 10 a.m.-noon. Tryouts cost $10. Call Rachelle at 871-8719. … Buffalo State men’s basketball will host a “School of Skills” Clinic on June 5 (4-8 p.m.) and June 6 (10 a.m.-3 p.m.) for boys ages 8-17. Contact Fajri Ansari at 878-6519 or … Villa Maria College will host a series of boys and girls basketball camps this summer for children grades 4-9. The two boys sessions, run by Athletic Director and Head Basketball Coach Don Silveri, will take place June 29-July 3 and July 27-31. The girls sessoins, headed by women’s basketball coach Al Monaco, will run July 6-10 and August 10-14. The camp is 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily and costs $150. Visit or call the school’s business office at 961-1811.

ROWING: The West Side Rowing Club is hosting its annual Fontana All-High City Championships Regatta on Monday. Teams from all over Buffalo and WNY will be competing in the 1,500-meter time trial event on the Black Rock Canal, from the Ferry Street Lift Bridge to the finish line in front of the club. All West Side Rowing Club regattas are open to the public and free of charge. Handicap accessible facilities are available, as well as refreshment concessions and boathouse memorabilia. Events begin at 9 a.m. and continue throughout the afternoon. Call 881-9797, visit or email

RUNNING: The 35th running of The Subaru Buffalo 4-Mile Chase on July 17 and The Western New York Hall of Fame 5K on Aug. 28 will be offering discounted pre-race entry fees. The offers will be available during the Buffalo Marathon Expo at the Buffalo Convention Center on Saturday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Race Directors of upcoming races are welcome to drop off race applications at the “Upcoming Races” table beginning at 9 a.m. Call 881-1652 or email

SOFTBALL: The Gowanda co-ed slow pitch tournament will be held on June 20 beginning at 11 a.m. at the George Dispenza Memorial Field on 10199 Broadway Road. Teams are guaranteed three games. Each team will have nine players on the field at all times and will include a minimum of three female players. All batters will begin with a 2-1 count. Prizes and awards for each team that participates. Entry fee is $100. Call Mark Benton at 532-4053 or email to register your team.

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