City Sports Round-Up
Register Now for Girls Basketball League
Registration forms are now available for the Hartford Girls Basketball
League's 1998 fall season.
The league is divided into 3 divisions (ages 9-10, ages 11-13
and ages 14-17).
The league is sponsored by Mayor Mike's Companies for Kids, area
businesses and the Hartford Department of Human Services. Staffing
is provided by parents and other volunteers. Each team has loaned
uniforms with the name of the company or organization that sponsors
Play will begin on October 13, 1998, but registration, team formation
and pre-season play will start shortly. Games are generally played
on Tuesdays and Thursdays between the hours of 5-8 pm. The season
will end during the third week of November.
The 9-10 year old division is scheduled to play at Quirk Middle
School, the 11-13 division at Fox Middle, and the 14-17 division
at the M.D. Fox Elementary School.
To get on a team you must mail or bring a completed registration
form by September 18, 1998 to the Hartford Girls Basketball League
c/o the Mayor's Office, 550 Main St. Hartford, CT 06103.
The registration fee is $10. If you have any questions or would
like to volunteer, please call the league's 24-hour voice mailbox
at 524-1108, ext. 330. A League official or Commissioner Gerry
Toncy will return your call.
High School Football Schedules
Bulkeley High School
Weaver (A) Sat, Sept. 19, 1 pm.
Newington (H) Fri, Oct. 2, 7 pm.
Bristol Ea. (H) Fri, Oct. 9, 7 pm.
Platt (A) Friday, Oct. 16, 7 pm.
Bristol Central (A) Fri, Oct. 23, 7 pm.
Southington (A) Friday, Oct. 30, 7 pm.
Maloney (H) Fri, Nov. 6, 7 pm.
New Britain (H) Friday, Nov. 13, 7 pm.
Hartford Public (A) Saturday, Nov. 21, 1:30 pm.
Hartford Public High School
Windham (H) Saturday, Sept. 26, 1:30 pm.
New Britain (H) Friday, Oct. 3, 1:30 pm.
Enfield (H) Saturday, Oct. 10, 1:30 pm.
Rockville (A) Friday, Oct. 16, 7 pm.
South Windsor (A) Saturday, Oct. 24, 1:30 pm.
East Hartford (A) Friday, Oct. 30, 7 pm.
Fermi (H) Saturday, Nov. 7, 10:30 am.
Manchester (A) Friday, Nov. 13, 7 pm.
Bulkeley (H) Friday, Nov. 20, 7 pm.
Weaver (A) Thursday, Nov. 26, 10 am.
Weaver High School
Bulkeley (H) Saturday, Sept. 19, 12 noon.
Manchester (A) Friday, Sept. 25, 7 pm.
Wethersfield (H) Saturday, Oct. 10, 12 noon.
Glastonbury (H) Saturday, Oct. 17, 2 pm.
Conard (A) Saturday, Oct. 24, 1 pm.
Windsor (H) Saturday, Oct. 31, 12 noon.
Hall (A) Saturday, Nov. 7, 2 pm.
Simsbury (H) Saturday, Nov. 14, 12 noon.
Bloomfield (A) Saturday, Nov. 21, 1:30 pm.
Hartford Public (H) Thursday, Nov. 26, 10 am.
Housing Authority Junior Olympics
Individual winners for the 1998 Hartford Housing Authority Neighborhood
Pride Junior Olympics, held August 29 at Weaver High School are
as follows (RH=Rice Heights, NC=Nelton Court, SV=Stowe Village,
B. Sq.=Bellevue Square):
GIRLS: 6 years and under: Isha Griffin (RH) 50 meter dash,
4x100 relay; 7-8 year-olds: Tiffany Moore (NC) 50 meter dash,
75 meter dash; 9-10 year-olds: Quamique Morris (SV) 50 meter
dash, 75 meter dash, 4x100 relay; 11-12 year-olds: Jackie Kemp
(B.Sq.) 75 meter dash, long jump, shot put.
BOYS: 6 and under: Jermaine Genkin (NC) 50 meter dash,
4x100 relay; 7-8 year-olds: Robert Bradley (RH) 50 meter dash,
75 meter dash; 9-10 year olds: Naquiven Colon (NC) 50 meter dash,
long jump, 4x100 relay; 11-12 year-olds: Shawn Blassingame (NC)
shot put, long jump, 4x100 relay; 13-14 year-olds: Jimmy Mims
(SV) shot put, long jump, 100 meter dash, 4x100 relay; 15-16
year-olds: Devon Walton (NC) shot put, long jump, 200 meter dash;
17-18 year-olds: Andree Mills, long jump, 200 meter dash, 100
Tiffany Moore was named MVP for the girls and Jimmy Mims won
it for the boys.
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