SPORTS > SPORTS BRIEFS

By Joseph Myers

Sports Briefs 1-21-2016

Second District Councilman Kenyatta Johnson presented a $5,000 check to the Point Breeze-headquartered Nu Sigma Sharks football program Jan. 6. Photo Provided by Byron Barnes Adult karate lessons Southwark House, 101 Ellsworth St., offers Shotokan karate instruction for ages 14 and up 7:30 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Contact skadojo@gmail.com, or visit karatephiladelphia.org. Bowling update St. Monica Lanes, 1601 W. Shunk St., seeks bowlers for its Monday night league. Contact Kathy, 215-468-6520 or Justin, 215-465-1645. Capitolo softball Capitolo Playground, 900 Federal St., is looking for teams to join its Sunday co-ed softball league for spring play. Contact Donny, 215-685-1883, or Eddie, 215-817-0837. EOM Soccer Clinic Through Soccer Shots, the Edward O’Mally Athletic Association, 144 Moore St., hosts Saturday soccer clinics for ages 2 to 7 through March 19. Visit philadelphia.ssreg.org/?sitename=EOM&input_address or philadelphia.ssreg.org/index.php. EOM Softball The Edward O’Malley Angels Softball program will be holding registrations for its spring in-house season from 6 to 8 p.m. Feb. 26 and 7 to 9 p.m. March 2 and 9 at 144 Moore St. The season will begin the first week of April and run until the first week of June. Registration is for the 6-8-year-old instructional league at a cost of $30, and the 9-10 and 11-14-year-old instructional and competitive leagues, which run $35. Call Shawn Brown, 215-850-3179. Foot hockey league Guerin Recreation Center, 2201 S. 16th St., hosts a youth indoor foot hockey instructional league Wednesday and Thursday evenings for beginners ages 10 and younger. No equipment is necessary, with the fee being $25 for a shirt and an award. Call 215-685-1894. Lauding Reese Eagles play-by-play Merrill Reese will receive the first Bill Campbell Broadcast Award Feb. 1 as part of the Cherry Hill-situated 112th annual Philadelphia Sports Writers Association banquet. Tickets are $95 through pswadinner.com. Marchibroda dies Ted Marchibroda, who served as the Eagles’ offensive coordinator in 1984 and ’85, died of natural causes Saturday at age 84. He also...

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Posted Jan. 21, 2016 | Comments: 0

SPORTS > SPORTS BRIEFS

By Joseph Myers

Sports Briefs

Capitolo softball Capitolo Playground, 900 Federal St., is looking for teams to join its Sunday co-ed softball league for spring play. Contact Donny, 215-685-1883, or Eddie, 215-817-0837.

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Posted Jan. 14, 2016 | Comments: 0

SPORTS > SPORTS BRIEFS

By Joseph Myers

Sports Briefs 12-24-2015

Foot hockey league Guerin Recreation Center, 2201 S. 16th St., will host a youth indoor foot hockey instructional league Wednesday and Thursday evenings for beginners ages 10 and younger. No equipment is necessary, with the fee being $25 for a shirt and an award. Call 215-685-1894.

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Posted Dec. 23, 2015 | Comments: 0

The lively undead

The Edward O’Malley Athletic Association, 144 Moore St., helped local youngsters to enjoy the jubilation of the Halloween season by recently overseeing a zombie kickball celebration.

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Posted Nov. 12, 2015 | Comments: 0