Merrimack Sport Talk
Men’s league looking for players
The Merrimack Men’s Slo-Pitch Softball League is looking for players to fill out rosters for the 2014 season. The league plays on Monday and Wednesday evenings from late April through mid-September at Martel and Twardosky fields in Merrimack. To be eligible to join the league, men must be at least 18 years of age, must not currently be attending high school and must either live or work in Merrimack. The league currently has players that range in age from 18 to 70-plus. Players are placed on league teams through a draft process that takes place in late March. Interested players can contact League President, Tom Boland, at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information or to get on the list for the March tryout and draft.
The MYA is holding online registration for the spring season at www.myabaseball.com. Any resident of Merrimack between the ages of 5-15 is eligible to participate in one of the six different leagues: T-Ball, Rookies, AA, AAA, Majors or Babe Ruth. Practice begins in April and the season runs through mid-June. There will also be three more in-person registrations: from 6-8:30 p.m. March 7 and from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. March 8 at the MYA Building, and from 3-6 p.m. March 13 at the Merrimack Middle School. For more information, email email@example.com.
NH Baseball League
The New Hampshire Baseball League is seeking players to participate in the 38-plus Division for the 2014 season. The wood-bat league consists of 10 teams with games on Sundays. Players must be 38 or older during the season of play. For more information or to register, go to nhbl40.com.
Spring openings available
Hampshire FC has limited openings on its boys and girls U10-U19 spring soccer teams. The teams are open to players from any town. Hampshire FC is also now accepting registrations for the tots and EDP spring programs. For more information, go to www.amherstsoccerclub.com or contact Lisa Davidson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 654-5276.
First coach-parent workshop
The New Hampshire Lacrosse Foundation will team with the Amherst Lacrosse Club to host the first Professional Coaching Alliance Parent Workshop. The event will take place at Hampshire Hills at 6 p.m. on March 12. The workshop is open to any parent at no cost and is not sport specific. Up to 100 participants can be accommodated. To register, go to www.amherstlacrosseclub.com.