American Legion Ball
Tryouts for the Taney Jr. American Legion baseball season will occur 4 p.m. Feb. 25 at South Philly Sports Training, 1401 S. 25th St. Contact Lou Cammisa at 215–868–2775 or email@example.com.
Murphy Recreation Center, 300 W. Shunk St., is forming a co-ed, 6–8 year old biddy basketball league. The league fee is $40 and includes T-shirts, trophies, and a pizza party. Call 215–685–1874 for more information.
The Edward O’Malley Athletic Association, 144 Moore St., is taking registrations for its co-ed, 3-to-8-years-old biddy basketball program. The cost is $30 for six games, instruction, a uniform, and a trophy, with action commencing Feb. 4. Contact John, 215–266–4195.
Bantamweight Christian Carto, a product of Rosati’s Gym, upped his record to 7–0 Friday, scoring a technical knockout over Sergio Najera at SugarHouse Casino.
The Edward O’Malley Athletic Association, 144 Moore St., will hold registration for girls’ basketball 6:30 to 8 p.m. Feb. 15 and 16. The Junior League will consist of fifth through seventh grades, with action to occur on Wednesday nights. The Senior League will feature grades eighth through 12th and will compete on Thursday evenings. The fee is $50. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Edward O’Malley Athletic Association, 144 Moore St., will be accepting signups for its 6–8 year old instructional league ($30), 9–10 year old competitive league ($35), and 11–14 year old competitive league ($35) 7–9 p.m. Feb. 15 and 22 and March 1 and 3–6 p.m. Feb. 26. Contact Shawn Brown, 215–850–3179.
Public league hoops
In action that ended after press time, the boys’ basketball team at Universal Audenried Charter High School, as the Class 4A’s second seed, hosted three seed George Washington in second-round playoff action.
The South Philly Saints 8U travel baseball team is seeking players for the upcoming season. Interested players should send information to email@example.com. Updates and additional information appear on southphillysaints.com, too.
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