Merrimack Sports Talk


Election for scholarship fund

General elections for the board of directors for the Peter J. Skeffington Scholarship Fund, Inc., will be held at 7 p.m. on Feb. 9 at the Merrimack Youth Association building. Anyone interested must be a current or former coach, manager, official or MYA board member. For more information, contact Bob Shagoury at 424-3836 or Donna Conley at 718-1166.


MYA spring registration

The MYA is currently holding online registration for girls recreational softball for the spring. Any resident of Merrimack between the ages of 5-18 is eligible for any of the four age-based leagues. Play will take place from the end of March through June. For more information, go to myasoftball.com.

Men’s slo-pitch

The Merrimack Men’s Slo-Pitch Softball League is looking for players to fill out its team rosters for the upcoming 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, 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 18-70-plus. Players are placed on league teams through a draft process that takes place in late March. Interested players are asked to contact League Officer, Tom Boland, at tboland428@aol.com for more information, or to put their name on the list for the March tryout and draft.