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August 1, 2013

SPORTS IN BRIEF: Aug. 2, 2013

Reds’ camp returns to Louisville



Reds’ camp returns to Louisville

The Cincinnati Reds Baseball and Softball Camps are returning to Louisville on Aug. 5-9 at Bellarmine University.

The camp is open to boys and girls ages 6-14 and includes 30 hours of instruction packed with fun, competition, learning and camaraderie.

For registration, pricing and details, visit or call 1-855-846-7337.

All campers receive a full Reds uniform (jersey, pants, hat and belt) and four tickets to a 2013 Reds home game. On one of the five camp days, participants will be transported by bus to Great American Ball Park for a VIP behind-the-scenes tour of the ballpark.

The camp includes special instruction from a Reds coach plus a guest appearance by a current Reds star.


Chuck’s 5K Run/4K Walk to be held Aug. 17

Chuck’s 5K Run/4K walk will be held on Saturday, Aug. 17 at Community Park in New Albany, starting at 8 a.m.

Registration is $20, including a T-shirt, if participants register before Aug. 13. Race-day registration is $25 and will begin at 7 a.m. Fees are discounted $10 for those not wishing to receive a T-shirt.

The course has been revised for 2013 and consists of paved trails and roads.

A practice run will be held at 7:15 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15 at Community Park.

All proceeds benefit the Providence High School boys’ and girls’ cross country teams.

For more information, contact Chuck Crowley at 812-280-1120.


Jeff Parks announces fall softball sign-ups

The Jeffersonville Parks and Recreation Department is currently taking registrations for its fall softball leagues at Vissing Park in Jeff.

The leagues are the following: men’s E league recreational, men’s E league competitive, men’s 50-plus league and coed recreational.

The leagues will kick off the week of Aug. 26. The cost is $300 per team and includes a guaranteed seven regular-season games plus a postseason tournament for each squad.

Registration forms and payment can be mailed or hand-delivered to: Jeffersonville Parks and Recreation Department, 2013 adult fall softball leagues, 500 Quartermaster Ct., Room 212, Jeffersonville, IN 47130.

For questions or concerns, please call Jeff Parks assistant superintendent of sports and athletics Ricky Romans at 812-280-3242 or 502-641-2883.