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Sports calendar, Jan. 21



Feb. 4-5 — 30-Day Guide to Developing a Dominate Baseball Player at Transylvania University. 2-day conference for coaches, featuring current and former professional players and coaches. Miles Noland (859) 221-7715 or iybaseballca@gmail.com.


Jan. 28, 29, Feb. 4, 5, 11, 12 — Western Little League for boys and girls ages 4-12 as of April 30, 2012. Beaumont Kroger on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sundays from 1 to 4 p.m. Early registration discount before Feb. 12. Information and online registration at Wlbb.com.

Feb. 22 — Registration closes for South Lexington Babe Ruth at Shillito Park. 13-15 year-olds and 16-18 year-olds. Register at Slbr.net. Norm Viens (859) 339-0186 or nevlex859@yahoo.com.

Summer — Elite Baseball Club looking now for 17u, 16u, and 14u players and coaches for travel team. Email theelitebaseballclub@gmail.com or (859) 351-3869.



Jan. 27-29 — Winter Classic at Kentucky Basketball Academy in Lexington. Boys and girls 3rd through 8th grade. Pool play plus tournament. $150; teams get free entry to KBA Bluegrass Invitational (859) 219-9272.

Jan. 28-29 — Hoopin' on the Hilltop at Harrison County. Boys grades 3rd through 6th. 3-game guarantee, $100. Larry Kendall (859) 588-1601 or larry.kendall@harrison.kyschools.us.

Jan. 28-29 — Menifee SnowBall Classic at Frenchburg. Boys and girls 3rd through 5th grade. 3-game guarantee, $75. Tim Hacker (606) 768-8014.

Feb. 10-12 — Bluegrass Invitational Classic at Kentucky Basketball Academy in Lexington. Boys and girls 3rd through 8th grade. Pool play plus tournament. $150. (859) 219-9272.

Feb. 10-12 — Valentine Shootout at Franklin Co. High. 4th-7th-grade girls. 3-game guarantee, $150. Licensed officials. Joey Thacker (502) 330-7323 or joey.thacker@franklin.kyschools.us.

Feb. 11-12 — Lewis Co. Shootout in Vanceburg at Lewis Co. High and Middle schools. Divisions for 4th, 5th, and 6th-grade boys. $125 per team, maximum 18 teams. Todd Ruckel (606) 202-1406.



Spring — Alumni League in Lexington. Adult, full-contact with pads. Register at Gridironalumni.com or call Chris at (530) 410-6396.



Feb. 4 — Speed Clinic at Western Hills High School. Learn proper mechanics and exercises. 9 a.m., 3rd-grade and up. $20. Christian Adair (859) 519-7431.

March 17 — Chili Bun Fun Run in London. Run/walk 5K from Rotary Park on Dixie Street to Weaver's Hot Dogs, eat three chili buns and walk back to Rotary Park. Child (K through 5th-grade) option as well. $16 ($12 child) by Feb. 17, $20 ($15) after. Registration forms available at Weaver's Hot Dogs and Ora Cliff Hyde, CPA in London and Runner's Shop in Corbin, or online at Getmeregistered.com. For more information email coachbradford@gmail.com or visit Facebook.com/chilcibunfunrun.



Feb. 20 — Presidents Day at Kentucky Baseball-Softball Academy in Lexington. $50. (859) 552-3766 or Kentuckybaseballsoftballacademy.com.

April 2-4 — Spring Break at Kentucky Baseball-Softball Academy in Lexington. Session from 9 a.m. to noon or 1 to 4 p.m. $110. (859) 552-3766 or Kentuckybaseballsoftballacademy.com.


Jan. 21, 28, Feb. 4 — Lexington Fast Pitch registration at Eastland Bowling Lanes from 10 a.m. to noon. All girls from all areas welcome. Ages 4-6 $60, 7-14 $100. New coaches also needed. Angela Horton (859) 333-1828 or Lexfastpitch.org.

Feb. 16 — Adult league organizational meeting in Richmond at Parks and Recreation Building, 321 N. Second at 6:30 p.m. (859) 523-8753.

Help Wanted

Henry Clay — Assistant coach, fast-pitch softball. Chris Hould (859) 494-1233 or Fcps.net/employment/supplemental-vacancies.

Scott County — Seeking coach interested in starting lacrosse teams. Joe Covington (959) 333-6100 or joe.covington@scott.kyschools.us.

Softball — High school fast-pitch for 10th and 11th regions. J.T. Taylor (859) 707-6507 or jtref15@hotmail.com.

Tates Creek — Fast-pitch softball head freshman coach and JV/varsity assistant coaches. John Groft (859) 420-7355 or John.Groft@fayette.kyschools.us.

Tates Creek — Head volleyball coach. Joe Ruddell (859) 381-3649 or letter and resumé to Tates Creek, 1111 Centre Parkway, Lexington 40517.

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