Poland Sports Briefs

Alumni Classic Nov. 30

Poland boys basketball has announced the second annual Poland Basketball Alumni Classic to be Nov. 30 at 6-9 p.m. at the Poland High School Field House More than 50 former men and woman are scheduled to play. Doors open at 5:20 p.m. Admission is a donation at the door.

Girls basketball defeats Campbell

The Poland girls basketball team defeated Campbell 51-22 in the first game of the season Nov. 22. Top players for Poland were Madison Walkama, Libby Rubesa, Kaylin Donnadio, Kathryn Wilson, Jillian Penman, Nkyah Edison, Joelle Abi Habib, Theodora Constanine, Phoebe Bush and Emily Melnek.

Boosters basketball tournament 2014

The Poland Boosters Basketball Tournament for boys and girls in grades 4-6 will be Jan. 25 and 26 and Feb. 1 and 2. Contact David Wolfe at 330-707-0565 or polandhoopstourney@gmail.com for more information. Updates will be posted at www.polandboosters.com.

Reserved seating sold

The Poland High School Athletic Department will be selling reserved seats for boys basketball games starting on Nov. 25 at 8 a.m. to all current season ticket holders. Season tickets open to the public will begin on Dec. 2 beginning at 8 a.m. Stop in the athletic office if you have any questions regarding season tickets.

Send us your sports news

It’s winter sports season. It promises to be a great season filled with game-winning shots, wrestling tournaments, strikes and spares, balance beam routines and swim meets. Neighbors wants to be there every step of the way. If you’re a winter sports coach or the parent of an athlete, we need you help. In order to get teams and players the recognition they deserve, we want to showcase them in our pages.

We can only do that if you commit to sending us game reports and photos each week. If you send it, it will get in.You can email us at neighbors@vindy.com. You don’t have to be a writer — just send us the information and we’ll put it all together. When emailing pictures, send them as JPEG files as large as possible. Provide caption information and where people are located from left to right, front row to back.

The sports news we’re looking for ranges from varsity high school teams down to middle school and even elementary and recreational leagues. And not just basketball — we want wrestling, bowling, swimming, gymnastics and hockey, too. We look forward to hearing from you and celebrating this season’s successes.

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