Clover’s Zach Conrad No. 1 in class
Local wrestlers are well represented in the latest individual and team rankings by scmat.com.
Clover’s Zach Conrad, a junior standout emerging as one of the state’s elite wrestlers, is ranked No. 1 in the state in the 220-pound weight classification.
York’s also Cole Rumfelt and Chance Kelly are ranked among the states finest. Rumfelt is No. 6 in the 138-pound weight class and Kelly is ranked No. 6 in the 195-pound weight class.
The York Comprehensive High School wrestling team is ranked No. 11 in the state in the Class AAAA poll.
Joining the Cougars from Region 3-AAAA are Rock Hill at No. 1, South Pointe No. 7, Fort Mill No. 13 and Nation Ford No. 16.
Clover Rec adult league starts Jan. 21
CLOVER Clover Recreation is looking for teams and players interested in participating in the Winter Adult Basketball league. The deadline to register is 6 p.m. Jan. 21.
The league fee is $250, plus $75 three game referee deposit. Games will be played on Mondays and Thursdays at the Clover Middle School or Blue Eagle Academy gymnasium. A tentative start date for games will be Feb. 3.
For more information, call 803-222-9493.
Championship coming; costume contest added
ROCK HILL The Rock Hill/York County Convention & Visitors Bureau and Rock Hill Parks, Recreation & Tourism Department will host the International Quidditch Southern U.S. Regional Championship Feb. 15-16 at Manchester Meadows Soccer Complex.
Rock Hill will host about 25 colleges throughout the South for this championship, including Rock Hill’s Winthrop University.
Nearly 3,000 people are expected to come to the area for this International Quidditch Association event.
Participants of the costume contest can dress as any one of their favorite Harry Potter characters. Registration for the contest will be on-site and is open to youth and adults of all ages. There will be two age brackets, one for youth 12 and younger and one for those ages 13 and older. Each age bracket will have two winners who will receive two tickets each to Carowinds.
Quidditch was founded in 2005 at Middlebury College by student Xander Manshel. For more information, call 803-329-5200.
USA Football camp coming to Rock Hill
ROCK HILL The Rock Hill/York County Convention & Visitors Bureau and Rock Hill schools will welcome the USA Football Regional Development Camp to South Pointe High School on April 12-13.
The USA Football Regional Development Camp is for athletes in seventh to 11th grades and focuses on development on and off the field. Participating athletes will have the opportunity to train with NFL and NCAA coaches, listen and learn from former NFL players, and receive an evaluation from an NFL or college scout.
Register at usafootball.com. For more information, call 317-614-7764.