On Deck for Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012

Posted Nov. 07, 2012, at 7:15 p.m.

BASEBALL

Hitting League Membership

At UMaine, Orono, at Paul J. Mitchell Batting Pavilion, Hitting League Membership, all levels, session 2 Jan. 1-March 31, Mondays and Tuesdays (6:30-9:30 p.m.), Saturdays (8 a.m. to 1 p.m.), $400 for each session or $750 for both, for info, contact UMaine assistant baseball coach Ryan Forest 581-1096 or ryan.forrest@umit.maine.edu

BASKETBALL

Bangor Y Men’s League

The Bangor Y 2012-13 Men’s League begins with round robin Nov. 25, games at Cohen Middle School, Sundays, 10 regular-season games, at least two playoff games, $650 entry fee, registration due Nov. 21, for info contact Jodie Burckhard, Y rec director 941-2808 or Bob Cimbollek league director 356-6787

CM Travel Basketball

At Waterville, Alfond Youth Center, coaches informational meeting for Central Maine 7-8 Girls and Boys Travel league, Sunday, Nov. 11, 4 p.m., for info, contact league commissioner Cleveland Brown, 314-1876 or cebsports@hotmail.com

Bangor basketball

The Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is now accepting registrations for its 2012-2013 Youth Basketball Program, for all children in grades 2-3 and 4-5 with separate boys and girls leagues, $35 for residents and $45 for nonresidents, to register go to www.BangorParksandRec.com or stop by the Bangor Parks and Rec. Center at 647 Main St., for info call 992-4490

Open gym

The Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is offering open gym for adults to come and play basketball on Tuesday nights from 8-9:30 p.m. starting Nov. 6 at the Parks and Recreation Center at 647 Main St., $2 fee per person each night, for info contact the Parks and Recreation at 992-4490 or go to www.BangorParksandRec.com.

Skill Development

At Old Town, Fall Basketball Skill Development, weekly sessions in October, offensive/defensive skill development, shooting improvement, physical conditioning and strength development; for info, contact Brian McDormand 290-7641 bmac195554@msn.com

CANOE RACING

Saturday, Nov. 10

At Orrington, first Muskrat Scramble, canoes and kayaks, 4.5 miles flat water on Sedgeunkedunk Stream, no entry fee, prizes, 1 p.m. registration, 2 p.m. race, for info, call 825-4577 or email lawmerr@midmaine.com

FIELD HOCKEY

Fields4Kids winter registration

At Bangor, register team for one of indoor leagues, Winter 1 (Nov-Jan) and Winter 2 (Jan-March) sessions run 8 weeks, league fee $350 per team, leagues include middle school, high school and women’s open. For more info, visit www.fields4kids.org, call/text MJ Ball at (207) 991-8940 or email mjball@fields4kids.org.

HOCKEY

Interval training

At Bangor, Bangor Parks and Recreation Center, 647 Main St., high-intensity interval training, Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-7 p.m., through Nov. 28; $45 for Bangor residents, $50 for nonresidents or $5 per class; contact www.BangorParksandRec.com or 992-4490.

Learn to Skate

At Brewer, Penobscot Ice Arena, Learn to Skate and Learn to Play hockey programs, on Saturdays, 16 weeks, $99 per skater, to register log onto www.brewerhockey.org and click on the registration link and follow the online instructions, all skaters also need to register with USA Hockey prior to registering with Brewer Youth Hockey, major credit card is needed register, birth certificates are required, for info, contact George Bishop 944-5965 or vpinstructal@brewerhockey.org.

At Bangor, the Bangor Parks and Recreation Department is accepting registrations for its Learn to Skate Lessons for ages 4 and up, session I is Nov. 4-Dec. 16, session II is Jan. 6-Feb. 10, at Sawyer Arena on Sundays, go to www.BangorParksandRec.com or stop by the Bangor Parks and Rec. Center at 647 Main St. to see times and descriptions, for info, call 992-4490

ROAD RACING

Saturday, Nov. 10

At Orono, 2nd annual Veterans Day 5K, presented by University of Maine Army ROTC, late registration and number pickup 6-7:45 a.m., race start 8 a.m., shower and restroom facilities available, $10/person, make checks payable to Twentieth Maine Honor Society, proceeds go to The Wounded Warrior Project and The 20th Maine Society, mail entries to Army ROTC University of Maine, Room 114 Armory, Orono, ME 04469, for info phone MS Ferland at 270-581-1121, entries must be received in Army ROTC office no later than 4 p.m., Nov. 9

Sunday, Nov. 18

At Brewer High School, 31st Annual Brewer High Turkey Trot 3 miler and 1 Mile Kids Run, 12:30 p.m. for kids race, 1 p.m. for 3-miler, fundraiser for BHS sophomore class, last race in Tradewinds/Sub 5 Road Race Series, race-day registration 11 a.m. at BHS cafeteria, $15 for 3-miler, $10 for kids mile

Thursday, Nov. 22

At Augusta, Gasping Gobbler 5K Road Race, 8:30 a.m. at Cony High School, race-day registration 7-8:15 a.m., fundraiser for Cony HS athletics, register online at www.runreg.com, for info contact race director Taylor Harmon 622-3229, email ivesrun@gmail.com

SOCCER

Jr. Academy registration

At Bangor, Seacoast United Blackbear accepting registrations for winter and winter/spring Jr. Academy Program, also known as Jr. Blackbear, ages 7-12, development program in a training environment which emphasizes skill development through individual and small group activities and small-sided play, for more info visit www.seacoastunitedblackbear.com or contact Billy Shannon at 922-1016 or by email at wshannon@seacoastunited.com

Fields4Kids winter registration

At Bangor, register team for indoor soccer league or 2nd annual Veteran’s Day Soccer Tournament; Winter 1 (Nov-Jan) and Winter 2 (Jan-March) sessions open and run 8 weeks, league fee $350 per team, leagues include coed, men’s over 30, women’s over 30, women’s open, boys high school, girls high school, boys middle school and girls middle school, for more info, visit www.fields4kids.org, call/text MJ Ball at (207) 991-8940 or email mjball@fields4kids.org

VOLLEYBALL

Maine Juniors tryouts

At Portland, Maine Juniors tryouts on Nov. 9 for U15-U18 gold-level players and Nov. 11 for all other teams, registration is now open online at the Maine Juniors website: mainejuniors.org, the complete tryout schedule for all players is also available on Maine Juniors website, high school girls volleyball players as well as those who attend schools without an official varsity volleyball program are invited

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