Area Sports Calendar |

Area Sports Calendar

The Carbondale Recreation Department is accepting registrations for the summer youth baseball and softball leagues. These are for ages 7 and up. The cost for the coach pitch league is $55 plus a $25 uniform deposit, while the cost for the baseball and softball league is $60 plus a $25 uniform deposit. The registration deadline is Friday, May 4.

Information: 704-4115.

The Carbondale Recreation Department is accepting registrations for Start Smart Soccer. This introductory soccer program for ages 3-4 will be held on Mondays and Wednesdays, May 7-23, from 3:30-4:15 p.m. at Miners Park. The cost is $40 and the registration deadline is Friday, April 27.

Coal Ridge High School will play host to the May 5 New Castle Gladiator Wrestling Tournament.

Age divisions range from prekindergarten to eighth grade. The cost is $15 per wrestler for preregistration, $20 to sign up on the day of the tournament and $25 for each additional bracket. Spectators 4 years and older are $3 apiece.

Four-time Division 1 national college champion and 2004 Olympic gold medalist Cael Sanderson will make a guest appearance and give a clinic from noon to 12:45 p.m. He will also be signing autographs off and on throughout the day and will hand out awards.

Information: New Castle Recreation, 984-3352,

Exclusive Athletic Club, at the Ramada Inn in Glenwood Springs, will host the Bench Press Meet on May 19.

Sanctioned by USA Powerlifting, the meet will have four divisions: teen (14-19 years), junior (20-23), open (24-39), master (40 years and up) and special Olympian. Entry forms can be picked up at: 118 W. Sixth St., Suite 60 in Glenwood or by going to

Information: 945-9107.

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