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Sports briefs Feb. 22, 2013
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Hurricanes to host free game
Hinesville’s semi-professional football team, the Hinesville Hurricanes, will host a preseason game Saturday on Fort Stewart against the Brunswick Revolution.
The game will start at 3 p.m. and is free and open to the public. The Hurricanes start their regular season at 7 p.m. March 2  by hosting the Commanders at Long Bell Stadium in Hinesville.

Third annual all-star game set
The third annual middle-school/freshman/sophomore all-star game will be at noon March 2 at Midway Middle School. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Children younger than 5 are admitted free. The girls’ middle-school games tip off at 1 p.m., the boys’ games are at 2:30 p.m., and the freshman/sophomore games will follow. For more information, call Chris Stacy at 912-695-0481.

Pitch for a Cure softball tournament
Georgia Power is hosting its third annual Pitch for a Cure softball tournament Saturday, March 23, at James Brown Park in Hinesville. The entry fee is $150 per team. The registration deadline is March 18. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the American Cancer Society.  For more information or to register, call Hillery Sanchez at 912-980-5717 or email

YMCA spring soccer
Registration for the YMCA’s spring soccer league is open through March 1 for participants ages 3 and older. Soccer coaches also are need. For more information, call 368-9622.

Junior ABA training
Training to develop future American Basketball Association players is from 1-3 p.m. Sundays at the YMCA. It is open to boys and girls ages 6-14. There is a one-time $20 registration fee and a weekly fee of $10. For more information, call 912-610-3092.

South Georgia Queens
The South Georgia Queen youth basketball organization needs coaches for the upcoming AAU season. For more information, call Jessie Fleming at 912-610-3092
South Georgia Kings prep for AAU season
The South Georgia Kings are accepting registrations for AAU basketball. It is open to players in fifth through 11th grades. For more information, email

Jiu jitsu training open
Jiu jitsu training is open to participants ages 8 and older. Classes will be scheduled by appointment. For more information, call 368-2323.

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