Local sports scrapbook – February 12

Meeting set for East boys spring basketball

There will be an informational callout meeting for any sixth-, seventh- and eighth-grade boys interested in the Columbus East boys spring basketball program at 1 p.m. today in Room C103 of East High School.

For more information, contact East coach Brent Chitty at chittyb@bcsc.k12.in.us or 812-459-3757.

Flag Football registration will be at FairOaks Mall

Columbus Youth Flag Football registration will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at FairOaks Mall.

Cost is $100 per player.

For more information, contact Vince James at 812-927-0495 or vejames@sbcglobal.net.

Players can sign up for Scipio Baseball league

Scipio Baseball signups will continue from noon to 2 p.m. and Feb. 19 at the Scipio Firehouse for boys and girls ages 4 and older.

Registration is $20 for the first player in a household and $15 for each additional player in the same household. Age ranges will be divided as signup numbers allow.

For more information, call or text Myra Fischvogt at 812-592-3571 after 4:30 p.m.

Callout meeting set for middle school golf teams

Central Middle School golf coach Brian Niedbalski will conduct a callout meeting for boys and girls interested in playing golf this spring at 6 p.m. Feb. 23 at the school.

For more information, contact niedbalski at bniedbalski@comcast.net or 812-343-2307.

North softball coach forming travel team

New Columbus North softball coach Ron McDonald is putting together a team of middle school girls who are planning to play at North in high school.

The team will play a spring season at the North varsity and JV fields at Southside Elementary. For more information, call McDonald at 812-344-6993 or the middle school team’s coach, Lee Heafner, at 812-350-7140.

Parkside will host Emerge 19: Aftermath

Emerge 19: Aftermath will be at 7 p.m. March 4 at Parkside Elementary. Doors will open at 6 p.m.

Tickets are $10. For more information, call 812-344-0107 or 812-374-6497.

Indiana football coach to speak at FCA event

Indiana University football coach Tom Allen will be the featured speaker at the Southern Indiana Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ “Huddle up with FCA” event at 7 p.m. March 5 at Redemption Church in Jasper.

The event is free and open to the public. Country/Gospel artist Kirby Stailey will provide musical entertainment.

For more information, contact Southern Indiana FCA area director David Hudson at dhudson@fca.org or 812-345-5024.

Zeller Family Program coming to Whiteland

Clark Pleasant Middle School in Whiteland will host DistinXion, a Zeller Family Program, on March 18 and 19.

The basketball camp is for boys and girls of all skill levels entering Grades 2 to 8. Registration is $69 before March 1 and $89 beginning March 1.

To register, or for more information, visit distinxion.org.

Association offering program for officials

The Indiana Officials Association is offering a program for individuals interested in officiating high school and youth football.

Applicants must register and pay a fee by June 7. The fee includes IOA membership, materials and instruction. Officials also must join the IHSAA and pay the licensing fee and will receive rule books and other materials.

There will be rules and mechanics study from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays in June and July 12 and 19 at Lawrence North High School.

For more information, call David Morton at 317-750-4952 or Joe Stafford at 317-313-0550.