Sports passes now on sale in Nc'town

Passes for athletic events in the Newcomerstown Exempted Village School District are now on sale in the athletic office at the high school during regular office hours.

The following types of passes are available:

* Trojan All-Season Pass ($175) -- The pass admits the immediate family to all home regular season sporting events during the 2010-2011 school year, excluding Inter-Valley Conference and OHSAA tournaments and events. The pass is good for immediate family members only (parents and children) and is non-transferable.

* Student Fall and Winter Passes ($25 each season or $40 for the school year) -- The pass admits the student to all home regular season sporting events during the fall and winter seasons during the 2010-2011 school year, excluding Inter-Valley Conference and OHSAA tournaments and events. Pass is non-transferable.

* Adult Season Pass ($50) -- The pass admits one adult to all home regular season sporting events during that particular season, excluding Inter-Valley Conference and OHSAA tournaments and events. Pass is non-transferable. An adult may purchase a reserved seat for football games for an additional $5.

* Volunteers -- Newcomerstown school district residents can earn free passes by working at athletic events. For more information, contact athletic director Matt Ritzert at 740-498-5111.

* Senior Citizens -- Senior Citizens age 65 or older who are residents of the Newcomerstown school district receive free passes to all events, excluding Inter-Valley Conference and OHSAA tournaments and events.