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OBGC Travel Baseball Tryouts Spring 2018

Posted by Brad Scott at Oct 18, 2017 12:07PM PDT ( 0 Comments )
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Spring 2018 Olney Travel Baseball Tryouts -

TRAVEL BASEBALL TRYOUTS
OBGC Travel Baseball tryouts will begin held over the next couple of weeks for the spring 2018 travel teams (ages 8u-14u). Tryouts will be held from late-October through early November depending on age group. All players must be signed-up to attend tryouts at www.olneybaseball.com and please check that website for information concerning key contact points and age specific tryout dates/times/field locations. For questions, contact Al Bidwick (Travel Baseball Commissioner) at coachbidwick@5toolbaseball.net.

Spring 2018 Olney Travel Baseball Tryouts – specific dates/times for all of the various age divisions will be posted soon (check back for updates). Registration to attend the tryouts is open – go to Online Forms to sign up to attend.

8u and 9u – Contact: Al Bidwick

10u – Contacts: Tommy Rey/Mike Rosenwald/Mike Ayoub

11u – Contacts – Bill Chatterton/Steve Muri 12u – Contacts – Ken Berger/Jim Crickey 13u – Contacts – Bob Maxwell/Stu Gould 14u – Contacts – Dave Ervin/Tommy Russo-Mike Curry/Ryan Speiden

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House Basketball

The OBGC House Basketball program provides a forum for boys and girls to play organized basketball with the aim of teaching sound basketball fundamentals and good sportsmanship and, above all else, having a good time. The program, which is open to youngsters from grades two through twelve, consists of a boys’ league and a girls’ league. The K/1st grade clinic will be run by Tim Harwood from Harwood Basketball and will be fairly limited so enroll early to guarantee a spot.
Registration Note
The boys’ league offers options from K-12th grade: As we did last season we will attempt to separate Pee-Wee and Midget boys into individual grades i.e separating 4th and 5th and 6th and 7th. If the numbers do not work we will combine 4th and 5th in a pee-wee group and 6th and 7th in a midget group.

Clinic- Boys and Girls K and 1st
Instructional Boys – Grades 2 and 3
Pee-Wee – Grades 4 and 5
Midgets – Grades 6 and 7
Juniors – Grades 8 and 9
Seniors – Grades 10, 11 and 12

The girls’ league offers options from K-12th grade and has a total of five divisions although the Junior and Senior girls divisions are usually combined:

Clinic- Boys and Girls K and 1st
Instructional Girls – Grades 2nd and 3rd
Pony – Grades 4 and 5
Midgets – Grades 6 and 7
Juniors – Grades 8 and 9
Seniors- Grades 10 – 12
There is much more information on house basketball on the house basketball page.

Travel Basketball

OBGC is pleased to announce our I-270 tryout dates and times. Registration is now up and you must register to tryout. Rising Star Tryouts will take place at the end of October and will be finalized soon. Registration is now up and you must register to tryout.

I-270 Tyouts
Bantams Ages 9 & 10 (11 year old players are eligible provided they do not turn 11 before 9/1/17)
10/4 Rosa Parks 6:00 to 7:00
10/5 Sherwood ES 6:00 to 7:30
10/11 Sherwood ES 6:30 to 7:30

Juniors Ages 11 & 12 (13 year old players are eligible provided they do not turn 13 before 9/1/17)
10/5 Sherwood ES 7:30 to 8:30
10/10 Laytonsville 7:30 to 8:30
10/11 Sherwood ES 7:30 to 8:30

Seniors Ages 13 & 14 (15 year old players are eligible provided they do not turn 15 before 9/1/17)
10/4 Rosa Parks 7:00 to 8:00
10/11 Rosa Parks 7:00 to 8:00
10/12 Rosa Parks 7:30 to 9:00

Rising Star Tryouts
Boys 4th/5th TBD
Boys 6th TBD
Boys 7th TBD
Boys 8th TBD

Girls 4th/5th TBD
Girls 6th TBD
Girls 7th TBD
Girls 8th TBD

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Travel Basketball

Congrats to the following players selected to OBGC Rising Star Basketball Teams

8th Grade Boys
Aidan Cottone
Ben Nevala
Danny Russell
Dillen Patel
Joey Welsh
Liam Houghton
Matthew Nguyen
Owen Legrady
Scott Ervin
Sean Scott

7th Gade Boys
Allen Baxter
Kru Corke
Daniel Coronado
Griffin Eagle
Ean Harless
Sean Lopes
Ryan Maxwell
Gabe Ruiz
Brian Scott
Bradley Skinker
Reece White

6th Grade boys
Tyler Caldeira
Oscar De Luigi
Matthew De Luca
Donovan Fry
Joey Kirk
Max Konzmann
Jackson Maher
Jason Martin
Neal Matta
Chase Raiford
Jason Seils
Tyler Seils

5th Grade Boys A/270
Bennett Gary
Aidan Harris
Ryan Rey
Chase Silverman
CJ Tonnesen
DJ Carlisle
Griffin West
Michael Silberman
Sam Rosenwald
Taresh Dunn
Yoni Blumstein

5th Grade Boys B
Colin Abrams
Frankie Brown
Andrew Bergesen
Jake Colville
Christian Rodriguez
Brayden Serwer
Noah Horton-Newell
Jackson Bolesta
Danny Singleton
Gregor Ritchie
Drew Christine

8th Grade Girls
Madison Akers
Greer Cohen
Elizabeth DiFonzo
Nicole Graham
Becca Hjelle
Kayla Larsen
Kay Sakala
Carly Sefcik
Maeve Stickell
Brooke Walsh
Ari Welch
Michelle Winter

7th Grade Girls
Brady Boyd
Julia Peffer
Nicolette Abrams
Courtney Bookhultz
Elizabeth Furgione
Perri Williams
Kaitlyn Gildea
Caitlin Ruane

6th Grade Girls
Leilani Isel-Register
Taylor Corrothers
Eva Manwiller
Margaret Flanagan
Alexa Lyons
Kaitlyn Roecklein
Josie Sego
Isabella West
Gabrielle Rickert
Mia Minus
Karina Abbundi

5th Grade Girls
Avery Graham
Cyan Deluigi
Emily Sefcik
Hailey Bonsby
Jenna Scott
Mia Barton
Naamiah Corke
Peyton WIlliams
Samantha Eller
Sophia Rakis
Taylor Brinkman

OBGC Wrestling

Posted by Brad Scott at Oct 12, 2016 10:18AM PDT ( 0 Comments )
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The House/Intramural program is for beginner and intermediate youth wrestlers. The Olney Outlaw teams participate in the Damascus Sports Association Wrestling League (DSAWL). Intramural wrestlers compete in weight classes determined by an age/weight table. Matches are weekly on Saturday’s beginning in December and run through February. The season begins with a round-robin style tournament based on weight class called MatBash. The season ends with a league tournament with matches determined by each wrestler’s season record. This tournament can qualify your wrestler for the Mid-MD tournament (middle of March) which brings together other Maryland wrestling programs. Coaches will determine at the team level if they will participate in additional area wrestling tournaments throughout the season.

We are limited to twenty-two (22) wrestlers per team and will have three teams for the 2017-2018 season. A waiting list will be maintained if more registrations are received. We will do our best to honor team preferences, while also ensuring each wrestler an appropriate practice partner.

If you would like to help volunteer as a practice room coach assistant, please reach out to the Intramural wrestling Commissioner – Nicole Bouquet at bouquetn@gmail.com. All participants must be at least 6 years and no older than 14 years as of December 31, 2017. Cost is $125 and the season starts early November. Coaches will reach out to confirm practice start dates and times and locations. Please note that signing up for this program is a commitment to participating in both practices and weekly matches.

Practice Information
Intramural Olney Black (Times and Days of the week TBD)
Practices at Sherwood/Magruder High School

Intramural Olney Gold (Times and Days of the week TBD)
Practices at Sherwood High School

Intramural Olney White (Times and Days of the week TBD)
Practices at Magruder High School

As a reminder the success of this program depends on parent volunteers and assistance. The program will not run effectively without it

Become an OBGC Team Sponsor

Posted by Olney Boys & Girls Club (OBGC) at Oct 2, 2015 11:38AM PDT
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Looking for a great way to promote your business and support the children in the community? Become an OBGC Team Sponsor today and you can play a critical role in the healthy development of our children. OBGC’s mission is to provide quality sports programs that emphasize physical and emotional development, build self-esteem and cultivates an interest in sports, health, and teamwork.

For information about team sponsorship opportunities for this season, click here

To register as a Team Sponsor for 2016: https://www.youthleaguesusa.com/obgc/2016/Donation.html