Category Archives: Sports

PVYB to hold four-day clinic

youth-baseballThe Pequea Valley Youth Baseball organization is offering a four-day summer clinic at Swing-A-Way batting cages in Parkesburg from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 12 through Thursday, Aug. 15.

Similar to the winter clinic, the sessions will be divided according to age groups; beginner to 10U and 12U to 16U. Players will have a change to fine tune their fielding, hitting, catching, and pitching skills. There will also be a breakdown of the required skill sets for each position.

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Previewing the Chesco Grand Prix

16477COATESVILLE – One is a single-day cycling event held annually since 2005 and has already become ingrained in Chester County’s summer calendar of iconic events. The other is a traveling eight-race series spread out over 11 days that debuted a year ago and is trying to earn its way into that exclusive calendar.

More spectators viewed the established Iron Hill Twilight Criterium in 2012 than all of the inaugural Chesco Grand Prix events combined. And even though a significant number of cyclists participated in both last year – including twice-crowned champion Bruno Langlois of Canada — the two events are not officially affiliated in any way. But they are already becoming increasingly entwined.

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