Sports briefs — Feb. 14, 2018

Published Feb 14, 2018 at 1:00pm

Entries accepted for adult hockey tourney

Entries are being accepted for the Labatt Copper City Classic 3-on-3 adult hockey tournament scheduled to be held at Kennedy Arena on March 10-11.

Games will be played half-ice format with pond hockey goals. Entry fee is $75 per team with a five-player maximum roster limit. All players must be 21 and over as of March 10, 2018.

Teams will compete in three divisions: open, men’s 40-and-over and women’s. All teams are guaranteed three games, and all players will receive a welcome gift courtesy of Labatt Blue and McCraith Beverages.

For more information or to register a team, contact Jim Korpela by phone at the City of Rome Department of Parks and Recreation at 315-339-7653 or by e-mail at

Rome Select AAU tryouts scheduled Sunday

Rome Select AAU travel team tryouts will be held on Sunday at Rome Catholic School, 400 Floyd Ave.

Boys tryouts are scheduled 1-2 p.m. for grades 4-6 and 2-3 p.m. for grades 9-10. Girls tryouts are scheduled 3-4 p.m. for grades 3-5 and 4-5 p.m. for grades 6-7. All players must pre-register for tryouts online at:

The season runs from March 1-May 28.