Sports Briefs

Baseball Aviators to host first golf outing

VANDALIA — The Butler Aviator Baseball program will host the First Annual Brent Collinsworth Memorial golf outing on Saturday, September 17 at Homestead Golf Course, 5327 Worley Road in Tipp City. Registration begins at 12:30 with a shot gun start at 1:30 p.m. Entry fees are $300 per team or $75 per individual and includes greens fees, cart, dinner, two drink tickets, and a Butler Baseball shirt. Registration is limited to the first 30 teams of four players. There will be a 50/50 raffle, longest drive and closest to the pin contests. The Brent Collinsworth Memorial Fund will donate all proceeds to the Butler Baseball Program. All donations are tax deductible. To register or for more information email

Butler Aquatics Club to hold signups

VANDALIA — The Butler Aquatics Club information and signup meeting will be held Monday evening, Aug 22 at the Vandalia Senior Center from 7-8:30 p.m. The Vandalia Senior Center is located at 21 Tionda Dr. South, Vandalia OH 45377.

Soccer Referee Information

VANDALIA — Looking to earn some money for the summer and fall? Soccer referee may be the job for you! All classes are mandatory and will be held at the Vandalia Senior Center. No fee is required to obtain certification. A referee shirt, shorts and socks are provided. If you would like further information please contact Dave Posma at 657-3838. Must be 14 years old by August 20.

Senior Volleyball

VANDALIA — Stay active while having fun in this non-competitive program! No experience required. Ages 55 and older. The cost is FREE for Vandalia Recreation Center members, $15 for Resident, and $20 for non-resident. This program runs on Tuesdays beginning May 24 through July 26 from 2:00-3:30p.

Seniors Pickleball

VANDALIA — Come join the fun and get a good cardio work out while playing indoors on our new Pickleball courts! For participants age 55 and older. The cost is FREE for members and $3 for drop in. This program will run on Monday and Wednesdays from 11:30a-1:30p.

Dayton Diamonds to hold tryouts

DAYTON — The Dayton Diamonds Women’s Professional football team will be holding tryouts, for the 2017 season, on Saturday August 20th from Noon to 3 pm. There is no fee to tryout. The tryouts will be held at Triangle Park located at the corner of Riverside Dr. and Ridge Ave. in Dayton. Please wear appropriate attire such as workout clothing.

The Diamonds are members of the Women’s Football Alliance and will play their games starting in April and running through to June. This is tackle football and travel will be required. National Football League rules will apply. For more information contact the Diamonds office at 937-259-8971 or e-mail them at