Sports Digest



Wenzler honored by HL

INDIANAPOLIS — Wright State senior Ryan Wenzler has been selected as the Horizon League Golfer of the Week, it was announced Wednesday by the league office.

Wenzler (Centerville) led the way for the Raiders at the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate earlier this week, finishing in third place after shooting 74-67-68 — 209 at the Sevierville Golf Cub in Tennessee. He was 7-under and four shots off the lead. Wenzler also placed third at the Joe Feaganes Marshall Invitational in the fall, where he shot his best round of 66.

The Raiders will return to action April 3-4 as they host the Wright State Invitational.

Learn to play pickleball

BEAVERCREEK — Join the Beavercreek Parks Department for A Learn to Play Pickleball program from 10:30-12 p.m. or 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 4, at Dominick Lofino Park, 640 Grange Hall Road.

Experienced pickleballers will be present to teach beginners how to play. This free program is “drop in” to learn and try it out. Equipment will be available for those who do not have their own. All ages are welcome. Contact the Beavercreek Parks Department for more information at 937-427-5514 or email Visit the city website to view all activities.

Fastpitch signups in Beavercreek

BEAVERCREEK — Signups for the 2017 Beavercreek Fastpitch softball season continue, with practice for 8U, 10U and 12U leagues set to begin in April.Registration forms were sent home with Beavercreek students in first through fifth grade. Middle school and high school students can still obtain registration forms in their school offices. Forms can also be found online at: Go to the Handout tab for the registration form.

Practice for Beavercreek Fastpitch 14U and 18U league teams will begin after the scholastic softball season has ended, in approximately mid-May.

Adult softball offered in Beavercreek

BEAVERCREEK — Beavercreek Parks, Recreation, and Culture Department is currently accepting registrations for Summer Adult Softball for coed and men’s teams.

For fees and times contact the parks department. The league fees include team sanctioning, softballs, umpire fees, and awards. The season runs from April 17 to July 25 with all games played at Rotary Park. Contact the Beavercreek Parks, Recreation, and Culture Department at 937-427-5514 or email for league information and availability. View all activities at city website,

Tai Chi classes offered

BEAVERCREEK — Improve your health, balance and manage stress by enrolling in Beginning Tai Chi for Health and Wellness class offered by Beavercreek Parks, Recreation & Culture. Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese tradition that, today is practiced as a graceful form of exercise. It involves a series of movements performed in a slow, focused manner and accompanied by deep breathing. Class is scheduled for 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays, April 5 – May 13 at C. I. Beaver Hall, 3696 Highmont Street. Fee is $45 for residents; $52 for non-residents.

Contact the Beavercreek Parks, Recreation and Culture Department at 427-5514, email for more information. View all activities at City website

Team seeks elite player

COLUMBUS — The Ohio Elite – Slack 11U baseball program is looking to add one player to round out its 2017 roster. The team is based out of Central Ohio and plays a very competitive statewide schedule beginning April 1. Anyone interested may contact Jason Slack at 614-419-5401 to set up a tryout, or visit for additional information about the program.


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