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Sports briefs Feb. 24, 2013
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Annual bowling tourney on Stewart
Fort Stewart’s USBC Bowling Association annual teams and doubles championship tournament will take place April 6-7 at Marne Lanes.
Teams for the teams tournament consist of four bowlers in any combination and will compete from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 6. The doubles tournament will compete 10 a.m.-1 p.m. April 7. There will be two handicap-scoring divisions.
The entry fee is $25 per bowler; entry forms are available at Marne Lanes. The deadline to enter is March 29. For more information, call 767-4866 or email Les Culver at

Third annual all-star game set
The third annual middle-school/freshman/sophomore all-star game will be at noon Saturday, 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 for the all-day event. 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.

South Georgia Queens needs coaches
The South Georgia Queen youth basketball organization needs coaches for the upcoming AAU season. For more information, call Jessie Fleming at 912-610-3092 or email
Junior ABA training at YMCA
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 Kings prep for AAU season
The South Georgia Kings are accepting registrations for the spring AAU basketball season. 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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