UPDATED: DERBY CANCELLED

On Thursday, July 2, the following was released by the event organizers:

It is with great regret that the organizers of the Bill Longstreet memorial fishing derby have decided to postpone indefinitely.

Due to a new spike in COVID-19 cases, they feel that it is best to use caution, and wait until a safer time to host this event. If even one person was to become sick because they participated in this derby, the directors would feel awful.

They hope the community understands that this is a tough decision, and they can't wait to have this event at a later date.

Stone Hedge golf camp

The second installment of the yearly youth golf camp at Stone Hedge will be July 13-17. Watch for more information.

Shadowbrook golf camp

The annual youth golf camp, held at Shadowbrook, will be held August 3-6 this year. Watch for more information.

Sportsperson of the Week

If you have suggestions of a local sportsperson who should be featured, please email their name, activity, a brief description of their activity, and contact information to cmcaleer@wcexaminer.com.

The featured person should live within or have ties to the Tunkhannock Area, Lackawanna Trail, Elk Lake, and Mountain View school districts.

Softball Scores

Women’s League

Wednesday, June 24

Week two scores: Ayers over Ardees, 6-5; GEMs girls topped Mountain Energy, 21-5; Bottoms Up came out on top, 22-3.

Men’s League

Tuesday, June 23

Week three scores: MC and the Bartrons edged Beer 30, 19-18; Moose beat Ardees, 23-10; Norm Wood Trucking topped LIWS/Dirt Pigs, 26-19; 6. Ardees (0-1).

Standings: 1. MC and the Bartrons (2-0); 2. Mile Hill (1-0); 3. Moose, Norm Wood Trucking, and LWIS/Dirt Pigs (1-1); 7. Beer 30 (0-2).

Sports Shorts items will not be accepted over the telephone. Items may be faxed to 570-836-3378, emailed to cmcaleer@wcexaminer.com, dropped off at the Wyoming County Press Examiner or mailed to

Examiner, P.O. Box 59, 16 E, Tioga St., Tunkhannock,

PA 18657.

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