Springtime means baseball for 600 in Millstone league By MARK ROSMAN MILLSTONE — The sound of "Play ball!" will ring out on Saturday as 600 boys and girls begin a new baseball and softball season in the Millstone-Roosevelt Little League. While the first games will be played this weekend, official opening day ceremonies will be …

Youngsters set for diamond play in Allentown-Upper Freehold By mark rosman ALLENTOWN — Opening-day ceremonies scheduled for Saturday will see 310 boys and girls from Allentown and Upper Freehold Township ring in the 2000 youth baseball and softball seasons. The Allentown-Upper Freehold Little League will host a parade and team introductions in ceremonies beginning at …

Tennis team’s goal for 2000 season: One more win than last time around ALLENTOWN — Allentown High School boys tennis coach Robert Chianese said his squad’s goal prior to the start of the 2000 season was to try and notch five wins, which would top the 4-12 record the Redbirds finished with in 1999. "We …

Wall racing season opens Freehold’s Chaz Okerson and Colts Neck’s Chris Kilbride jump started their bid for 2000 track championships at Wall Stadium on Saturday night by driving to opening night wins at the Wall Township one-third mile oval. Okerson dominated the Pro Stock Division’s 25-lap feature. He steadily drove away from runner-up Kenny Reaves …

Redbirds set to open season JERRY WOLKOWITZ Allentown High School senior Dana Thompson warms up prior to the March 22 Shore Basketball Coaches 2000 All-Star Classic at Freehold Township High School. Thompson scored 10 points for the South, but the North all-stars prevailed, 77-75. By dan miller ALLENTOWN — In Richard Dawson’s first year as …

Sunday’s Redbird Ramble 5K Brian Harshman of Hamilton Square is joined by his son, Sean, 7, after winning Sunday’s Redbird Ramble 5K run in Allentown. SEAN GUTHRIDGE

Noonan keys Irish to wins on gridiron, wrestling mat Ray Noonan By dan miller MILLSTONE — When Ray Noonan recently learned he had been invited to represent his high school at an annual dinner sponsored by the Delaware Valley Chapter of the National Football Foun-dation and College Hall of Fame which will take place Sunday …

NFL players featured on football camp staff The Joe Namath-John Dockery Instructional Football Camp will be held from June 25-30 at Nichols College, Dudley, Mass. The camp is for boys ages 8-18. Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Namath heads the staff of professional instructors which includes Vinny Testaverde, Marvin Jones and Ray Lucas of the …

St. Paddy’s 10-mile run Sunday in Freehold Twp. der=0 bgcolor=”#D0D0D0″> JERRY WOLKOWITZ Getting set to host the 11th annual St. Paddy’s race that begins and ends at Liberty Oak Park, Freehold Township, are (l-r) Jack Lucey, Linda Hyer, president of the Freehold Area Running Club, Race Director Marcia Shapiro and Avram Shapiro. A field of …

Coach pleased with team’s effort during hoop season By dan miller ALLENTOWN — The Allentown High School girls basketball team saw its 1999-2000 season come to an end March 2 with a loss to Ewing in the first round of the Central Jersey Group III state tournament. But the Redbirds and their coaches, led by …