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Bulletin Board for June 5

BASKETBALL: A Southern Tier skills camp and shooting instruction for boys and girls entering grades 3-10 run by Jeff Haskell and Bill Connelly will be held June 29-July 2 at Franklinville Central School. The camp will run from 8 a.m. to noon daily. Cost is $95/camper for early registration, $120 on the first day. Call 307-1399 for registration or information.

BOYS BASKETBALL: The Buffalo Coaches Association of the New York Section VI team that will compete against teams from around the state this summer will hold tryouts June 10 from 5-7 p.m. and June 11, 6-8 p.m. at Depew High School. Those who make the team will compete in the annual tournament July 31-Aug. 2 in Johnson City. The tournament is an opportunity to play against some of the better scholastic-aged players in the state as well as increasing exposure to college scouts. Contact Larry Jones at or (585) 746-8327.

GIRLS BASKETBALL: A second round of tryouts for the Buffalo BCANY tournament team will be conducted from 6-9 p.m. June 10 at Cardinal O’Hara High School. Any girl who was unable to attend the first round of tryouts but still wishes to be considered for the team must attend this round. A third tryout session will be announced after the conclusion of the second round, with the team announced shortly thereafter. Tryouts are open to any girl eligible to play high school basketball from the Section VI region.

CHEERLEADING: Registration for Town of Tonawanda Football Association cheerleading (grades 1-8) will be held at Kenney Field on Tuesday, June 9 and 16 from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, June 13 and 20 from 9-11 a.m. Cheerleaders should be accompanied by a parent and be prepared for sizing. Fee is $135, which includes team sneakers, bows, socks, use of uniform, trophy, team picture, banquet and insurance. For more info call Sue Schake at 598-4900.

FOOTBALL: The Town of Tonawanda Football Association (TTFA) has registration for players ages 6-14 in 90-pound, 125-pound and 150-pound weight classes at Kenney Field on Tuesday, June 9 and 16 from 6-8 p.m. and Saturday, June 13 and 20 from 9-11 a.m. Parents must bring either a birth or baptismal certificate for first-time players. Fee is $135, which includes jersey, socks, equipment, trophy, team picture, banquet and insurance. Practice begins July 27. For more info call Dan Crangle at 510-9950.

SOCCER: The Buffalo Soccer Academy Tier 1 Program will have a series of developmental soccer training sessions beginning Saturday at McCarthy Park in Buffalo. These sessions are for boys and girls ages 8-14. Check-in is at 12:30 p.m., session starts at 1 p.m. To register and to get more info, go to the BSA website or call Henrik at 510-8031.

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