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(12/17/12)      Fifth Annual Marple Newtown Basketball Boosters Holiday Tournament, 12/27-28
  The tournament will be held on Thursday, December 27th, and Friday, December 28th.  Here are the participating teams and the tentative schedule for the two days:
Thursday, 12/27
2:30    Academy Park vs. Bishop Shanahan (Girls)
4:00    Marple Newtown vs. Delco Christian (Girls)
6:00    Phoenixville vs. Central High (Boys)
7:30    Marple Newtown vs. Delco Christian (Boys)
Dennis Reardon, Athletic Director,  Marple Newtown High School,  dreardon@mnsd.org--  610-359-4232 – fax 610-359-4295

December 11, 2012   Seeking Scrimmages
We are an 8th grade/13yr girls travel basketball team looking for scrimmages in the next few months. We have some access to a gym in the Indiana area and/or, depending on schedules, may be able to travel if you have a gym. We do not need to 'win or lose' or even keep score, just have a competitive game where mistakes can be corrected on the spot.
If this does not apply to you, please ignore this email and I apologize for any inconvenience. If you do know of a potential team that may be interested though, please forward! Thank you very much for your time!
Happy hooping!

11/30/12, GAMES NEEDED

Williamsport School teams 3rd-4th &5th-6th Boys Basketball is willing to travel or Host Games for the Month of January 2013

Director Darrick Rizzo
570 506-7172

11/28/12, JOB Position: Basketball Coach  (BEWARE, THEY WANT U TO SEND MONEY- DON'T DO IT)
Location: China
Contract: Full-Time
Dream Sports Club is a basketball academy located in Beijing,China. This is one of the largest basketball club in Beijing Province.
Our immaculate facility is home to sports specific courts, state-of-the-art pools and exercise rooms, restaurants and resort-style spa. Of course.
We are looking for a Basketball Coach that will coach our players. This position will work with kids ages 9 to 20 and coach during clinics, team practices, games, and camps.
Help instill the love of the game in youth through teaching fundamentals, mentoring, and coaching players of all skill levels. This position will be responsible for training kids from 4pm-6pm Monday to Thursday and Saturdays from 10am-4pm.
Implement practice schedules to help players develop their skills during training.
Coordinates special basketball events & promotions. Performs other related duties as assigned by management.
- A minimum of two (2) years coaching experience preferred
Monthly Salary: US$19,500. Benefits: Free accomodation, flight tickets, medical insurance and match bonus.
If interested, Please send us your photograph and your C.V/RESUME for the next process and more informations.

Ms Mimi Chonqui
Recruitment Department
Dream Sports Club,
P.R.C. 100001

11/16/12, Check out Billy Clapper Basketball.  Sign up for a Facebook account if you want to like Billy Clapper Basketball and connect with other friends. Or you can simply view the Page.  www.BillyClapperBasketball.com

11/15/12,  Six Decades of Chester High Basketball Team-An exhibit honoring Chester High basketball teams of the past six decades is coming to the Museum of the History of Delaware County in February 2013. Plans are now being formulated by the Delaware County Athletes Hall of Fame to hold an exhibit honoring the teams, starting with the 1951/1960 teams up to and including the 2001/2012 teams. A "Dream Team" will be selected from each ten-year span (with the last decade expanded to include the 2012 team).
A 20'' by 24'' photo montage will be designed to highlight the athletes chosen to represent Chester High Basketball in their respective decade. If you would like to have your name placed on one of these framed posters as a sponsor the cost will be $200. The unveiling of this exhibit will be held during a Black History Month celebration at the Museum of the History of Delaware County, located at the intersection of 4th Street and the Avenue of the States in Chester, PA. A program guide will be available as part of this exhibit.
Please support this effort by purchasing ad space in this Reference Program Guide. A quarter- page ad is $30, a half- page is $60 and a full page is $100. Any organization interested in being the exclusive title sponsor of this exhibit should contact Jim Vankoski, curator of The Mickey Vernon Sports History Museum, at 610-909-4919 or email vankoski21@comcast.net.

Dave Burman
Air Personality, Sports Director, Marketing
105.5 WCHX, Lewistown, PA

11/15/12,  On Thursday April 18, 2013, the Delaware County Athletes Hall of Fame will present their second Team of Excellence award to the 1983 state champion basketball teams from Chester High School and Nether Providence High School.   Although 30 years have passed since this accomplishment, the memories are still vivid and this should make for a great night. We would kindly like a “point of contact” from your respective schools to help get the word out to those players and coaches and staff who were a part of your historic teams. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions. We look forward to hearing from you in the near future. Thank you and Congratulations for your incredible accomplishments.
Dave Burman
Air Personality, Sports Director, Marketing
105.5 WCHX, Lewistown, PA

11/6/12,  This is for boys head coaches or Travel Team Coaches at the 7th, 8th, or 9th grade level. Please forward to any interested teams.
Hershey Youth Basketball Association (HYBA) is looking to host travel basketball games for 7th, 8th, or 9th grade travel teams on the following Sundays at Hershey High School.
Dec 9th, 16th, 30th
Jan 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
Feb 10th Please contact our HYBA Director, Chris Coller, at coller.chris@gmail.com, he can schedule your team to come play a single game or enter a 4 team tournament at Hershey!

Cost will be a minimal to help pay officials.
Paul Blackburn
Hershey High School
Head Boys Basketball Coach
717-531-2244 ext 1002

11/1/12, looking for a tournament this season, contact Coach Frank DePalma at C P Allen H S in Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada - looking for a tournament, call 902-835-8463 (eightdepalmas@yahoo.ca)