SCARBORUGH – The Scarborough Trap Club is now forming its annual Winter Trapshooting League.

The program is open to the public and welcomes shooters of all ages and abilities. Registration will take place during the month of December. Entry fee is $30 that includes trophies and an awards cookout.

Participants must shoot 100 targets during December to establish their initial score. A mathematical handicapping system will be used and handicaps will be recomputed each month. Teams will be drawn at random.

Shooting will take place on Saturdays and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. during December, January, February and March. Team and individual trophies will be awarded.

The Trap Club operates at Scarborough Fish & Game Association which is located at 70 Holmes Road, Scarborough (across from Beech Ridge Speedway).

More information is available by contacting Joe Hall at [email protected], or by stopping by the club’s heated building any Saturday and Sunday between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Softball clinics set

ORONO – The University of Maine softball team will host winter instructional clinics in January and February for those in middle school and high school. Groups will be broken down by grade to help to develop skills in the area of hitting, pitching and fielding. The clinics will be held at the Mahaney Dome, adjacent to Kessock Field, on the UMO campus.

There will be six sessions per day on the dates of Jan. 14, 21, 28 and Feb. 3. Cost for one session is $30, $40 for two, and $50 for three. Players can choose to attend every session for $200.

More information on the clinics and registration forms are available by going to the team’s page at

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