The 30th annual New York State Silver Gloves boxing tournament takes place at the Wilson Foundation High School in Rochester on Saturday at 1:30 p.m and Sunday at 10 a.m.
Junior boxers from all over New York State will compete for state honors and to keep on track towards the National Championships in Independence, Mo., in February. Winners of the New York tournament will have to first get through the regionals in January in Oneonta.
Local teams are host Rochester, St. Martin/U-Prep, Baden Street, Roc, Future and Right Move. St. Martin’s Paris Davis returns after finishing second in the 2012 National Silver Gloves. He and St. Martin’s Niasheen Williams recently were runners-up of the National Police Athletic League Championship in Toledo, Ohio.
The event is co-sponsored with the Southwest Neighborhood Association (SWAN). Admission is $10. Call Don at 752-2621.
D’Youville College has an opening for a head men’s soccer coach, a part-time position. Candidates must have an undergraduate degree and either playing or coaching experience at the college level. To apply, send a cover letter, resume and names and contact information of three references. Email to email@example.com or mail to Brian Cavanaugh, Director Of Athletics, D’Youville College, 320 Porter Ave., Buffalo, NY 14201.
BASKETBALL: The Buffalo Police Athletic League Winter League starts January 5. Divisons for boys and girls teams are: 10-under; 12-under; 15-under and 19-under. Cost is $225 for 10-u and 12-u teams and $250 for 15-u and 19u. For information, Call Orv Cott, 812-7251.
ICE SKATING: The Buffalo Stars will offer a five session Beginner Hockey & Learn to Skate Program for boys and girls ages 4-8 Dec. 5, 12, 19, 22 and 26, at Holiday Twin Rinks. For information or to register go to www.buffalostars.com or call 685-1122.
SOFTBALL: Tonawanda Storm 18-under is looking for a experienced pitcher for its 2013 roster. Contact Tim Toth, 692-3731.
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