Iron Furnace rides set for Saturday
A 50k, 50 mile and 100k Century non-competitive ride is set for Saturday. Event proceeds will benefit educational and scholarship programs for the Furnace Town Living Heritage Museum and Rotary Club of Snow Hill.
Having no mountains, hills or traffic to contend with, this is the perfect ride for a novice cyclist, families or those wanting to achieve century goals. The ride will start and end at Furnace Town in Snow Hill.
Online registration ends May 10. Registration the day of the event will begin at 7 a.m. The cost is $45 for adults, $35 for students. Included…
(April 26, 2013) The Eastern Surfing Association’s 2013 Mid-Atlantic Regional Surfing Championships will take place in Ocean City, May 9-12.
The ESA is the largest amateur surf organization in the United States. More than 300 competitors are expected to compete in surfing and SUP surfing competition, including, Simon Hetrick, Laurel Harrington, Sam Deeley and Tyler Clazey, some of Ocean City’s talent. Competitors are competing for the chance to surf the ESA’s final championship event in September.
The ESA Delmarva District is hosting the event. Co-directors Chris Makibbin and…
(April 4, 2013) Coastal Lacrosse Club has partnered with Salisbury University for its third annual “Lax for Leukemia” fundraiser. On Saturday, the Salisbury men’s lacrosse team will host Mary Washington at 1 p.m. along with the “Lax for Leukemia” fundraiser. The impetus for the fundraiser is Salisbury midfielder Alex Nieves, who was diagnosed with Leukemia in December 2010. After undergoing eight rounds of chemotherapy, Nieves is currently in remission. He is back on the lacrosse field after being sidelined for two years. His “comeback” game was Feb. 10, at…
CRICKET Center golf tournament
The CRICKET Center, Worcester County’s child advocacy center, will sponsor a golf tournament on Friday, May 10, at The Bay Club (East Course) in Berlin.
Cost is $75 per player or $300 per team, and includes 18 holes of golf, cart, breakfast and lunch at The Bay Club. Registration will increase to $85 per player after April 10. All proceeds will benefit the abused children of Worcester County.
The tournament will begin with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Lunch and awards will immediately follow. Prizes will be awarded for first place team, longest drive (male and female)…
OC Elementary PTA golf tourney
The Ocean City Elementary School’s PTA will hold its second annual golf tournament on Monday, March 25, at Ocean City Golf and Yacht Club. Golfers will tee off at 12:30 p.m.
Entry fee is $100 per player and includes a box lunch, goodie bag and Italian dinner. There will be the chance to win a new driver, a new putter, a full set of Taylormade golf clubs and, with a hole in one, a new car from Barrett Dodge Chrysler Jeep in Berlin.
All money raised will benefit the Ocean City Elementary Technology Fund.
The PTA is looking for individuals and businesses that would like to…
Coach gets award
Chris Branscome, chief executive officer of Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Association, has announced that Terry Underkoffler, instructional technology specialist and varsity soccer coach at Worcester Preparatory School, will receive the association’s 2013 Excellence in Coaching Award.
The award honors a lifetime of dedication to coaching and educating within the youth soccer community.
The award is presented for coaching excellence, which is determined in terms of a coach’s record of successfully teaching the sport and providing a positive influence …