Sports briefs


Tournament to benefit Pinho scholarship

BEACON FALLS — The second annual George Pinho Memorial Golf Tournament is Aug. 15 at the Southington Country Club.

The cost is $150 per person, which includes 18 holes of golf, a cart, lunch and dinner. Dinner only is $50 for non-golfers. The event also features a raffle. The proceeds will benefit the George Pinho Memorial Scholarship Fund.

Registration begins at 11:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Lunch will be served during registration and dinner will be at 6:30 p.m. at the country club.

For further registration information or to become a sponsor, contact John DiMasso at (203) 509-6913 or

Union City Little League holding pitching clinic

NAUGATUCK — Union City Little League is hosting a pitching clinic in August.

The clinic is open to all Union City baseball players ages 7 to 11. Registration is open to Aug. 9 and the clinic begins after Aug. 10. For more information or to register, call Sergio Carreira at (203) 560-3598.