Greater Pittston Sports Briefs: Duryea Wildcats meeting Monday, March 28

Wildcats meeting March 28

DURYEA — The Duryea Wildcats will have their next meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, March 28 at the V.F.W. on Stephenson Street. Sign ups will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 21 and Thursday, May 19 at the field.

PA baseball boosters to host fundraiser

PITTSTON — The Pittston Area Baseball Booster Club presents a fun-filled night of food, drinks, and basket raffles from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, April 1 at The Red Mill on 340 S. Main St. Celebrity bartender to be announced. All proceeds benefit the booster club and the Miles for Michael Fund. Call 570-654-5505 for more information.

PA football boosters scholarship

YATESVILLE — The Pittston Area School District Football Booster Club has established a scholarship program for high school seniors who desire to continue their education. A one-time $250 scholarship, based primarily on financial need, will be awarded to a former football player for the first year of college.

An official Pittston Area Football Booster Club application must be returned to the guidance office no later than Monday, March 14. Provide any additional information relevant to the committee. Go to to download the application.

The next booster club meeting will be held at 6p.m. Tuesday, April 5 in the high school cafeteria.

Valley Laxerz seeking players

WEST PITTSTON — The Valley Laxerz lacrosse organization is looking for additional girls to fill out their fourth, fifth, sixth grade and junior high girls lacrosse teams. Teams will play approximately 10 games and one local tournament during the season against teams from the Back Mountain, Scranton, Mountain Top and Kingston areas. Any girl who presently resides in the Wyoming Valley is eligible to play.

The season runs through May. Any questions, send an email, Robbie Switzer at or Carl Deluca at

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