Sport Shorts Michael Icovino, 14, of Millstone Township, won a gold medal during his participation in the state tournament of the Special Olympics for bowling. The state tournament was held April 1 at Carolier Lanes, North Brunswick. Earlier, he won a silver medal at a qualifying event for the state tournament. Michael attends the Bancroft …

Redbirds in pursuit of winning combination ALLENTOWN — The Allentown High School baseball team has gotten off to a rough start this season Allentown High School’s Dee Acciani reacts to the umpire’s call as Lacey’s Shannon Thomas slides back to third base during the Lions’ 4-0 victory over the Redbirds on April 13. but coach …

Monmouth County offers golf clinics, tournaments T he Monmouth County Park System has scheduled a variety of golf clinics and tournaments at its courses throughout the spring and summer. Golf clinics for adults (age 17 and over), juniors (ages 13-16) and children (ages 9-12) will be conducted at the Bel-Aire Golf Club, Wall Township, and …

Sport Shorts The March of Dimes WalkAmerica 2000 will be held on April 30 at two sites, Taylor Pavilion on the Belmar Boardwalk and Brookdale Community College, Mid-dletown. Check-in is 8 a.m. and the walk will start at 9 a.m. To register and receive a sponsor form for the walk, call 1-800-BIG-WALK. The N.J. ShoreCats …

Good game Good game, good game, good game, good game. And so it goes on opening day of the 2000 season in the Allentown-Upper Freehold Little League, April 8, as members of the Pirates and Orioles meet on the infield following their contest. RON MISKOFF

Little League lights remain an issue as Millstone anticipates legal action MILLSTONE — The township will soon be served a summons on a lawsuit stemming from a decision to allow lights at the Millstone-Roosevelt Little League complex, Perrineville Road. Sixteen residents of The Meadows housing development adjacent to the baseball complex are suing the township …

Redbirds become road warriors in spring 2000 With high school track out of commission, all dual meets are away ALLENTOWN — After losing 10 seniors from last year’s squad that finished with a 7-2 dual meet mark, Allentown High School girls track Coach Jacqueline Mulryne said 2000 will likely be a rebuilding year for the …

Millstone golf center tees it up MILLSTONE — Area residents who associate shouts of "fore!" with a good time now have a new place to stretch their legs and play their favorite sport. The new Hole in One Golf Center, Route 33 near Dugan’s Grove Road, is open for business. "People have really received it …

sport shorts The Monmouth County Detectives PBALocal No. 256 will be holding its fifth annual golf outing on May 19 at the Cream Ridge golf course, Upper Freehold Township, beginning at 7 a.m., with a shotgun start at 8. Cost is $85 per golfer and includes a day of golf, breakfast and a full barbecue …

Group planning just-for-fun tennis club at Millstone’s Rocky Brook Park MILLSTONE — A group of local residents is organizing a just-for-fun tennis club for intermediate singles and doubles. Games will be held on Fridays from 9-11 a.m. at Rocky Brook Park, Sweetmans Lane. For more information, call Donna at (732) 431-1354 or Jeanne at (732) …