Area Sports Briefs: Parnell gets win for Toledo

Published 12:49 am Tuesday, August 9, 2016

From staff reports
INDIANAPOLIS — Dean Green hit a run-scoring single in the ninth inning to lead the Toledo Mud Hens to a 6-5 win over the Indianapolis Indians on Monday.
Former East Rowan star Bobby Parnell (2-1) got the win with a scoreless inning in relief.

Intimidators roll
HAGERSTOWN, Md. — Danny Mendick, Alex Call and Zach Remillard each had three hits, as the Kannapolis Intimidators beat the Hagerstown Suns 8-4 on Monday.
Cody Daily hit an RBI double, while Micker Adolfo hit a two-run home run in the ninth.
Mike Morrison (1-2) got the win in relief.

Sign-ups, tryouts
Rowan Little League fall baseball and softball registrations are at Godley’s Garden Center on Statesville Boulevard through Saturday, Sept. 3.
Parents can also register online anytime at
Baseball is $40 for all leagues. Leagues offered are T-Ball (ages 3-6), Coach Pitch (ages 7-8), B League (ages 9-10) and A League (ages 11-12).
Girls softball is $40 for all leagues.
Leagues offered are for T-Ball (ages 3-6), Coach Pitch (ages 6-8), 10U (ages 9-10) and 12U (ages 11-12).
Contact Jeff Bernhardt at 704-326-5255 for more information.
East Rowan Y
Register by Sept. 3 for girls middle school volleyball (grades 6-8), Mighty Kickers soccer (boys and girls, ages 3-4), fall outdoor soccer (boys and girls, grades K-8) and fall T-Ball baseball (boys and girls, Pre-K to first grade),
Register at the East Rowan YMCA or online at
Contact Joe Finney at 704-279-1742 or
China Grove
China Grove Fall Ball baseball and softball registration forms are available at Dale’s Sporting Goods in China Grove through Aug. 27.
This is final registration. Cost is $50.
Baseball leagues offered are Coach Pitch (ages 5-6), Machine Pitch (ages 7-8), Junior Division (ages 9-10) and Senior Division (ages 11-12).
Softball leagues offered are Youth Division (ages 5-8) and Older Division (ages 9-11).
Call 704 857-1439 or e-mail: for information.
Travel basketball
The Central Piedmont Bulldogs Travel Basketball Club (boys, grades 2-3) is looking for 3-5 more players.
The fall season is just around the corner.
The Bulldogs will be hosting an open gym/workout on Friday, Aug. 12 from 6-7 p.m. at Grace Academy, 6725 Highway 152, Rockwell).
Contact Matt Randolph at 470-313-4278 call or text or email Team website is
Parks and Rec
Soccer camp is being held on Aug. 8, 9, 11, 12 from 9 until noon at Hall Gym. Frankie Cardelle is instructing. The cost is $30. The camp is for ages 7-14.
Youth indoor soccer league at Hall Gym starts in September. The cost is $20. The league is coed and is for ages 4-8.
Youth volleyball league at Hall Gym starts in September. The cost is $25. The league is for girls, grades 4-8.
Volunteer coaches are needed. Register online at or call 704-638-5289.