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Youth sports starting for fall
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Soccer tryouts
The Hinesville Soccer Association will have tryouts for the 17-and-under boys select team starting at 6 pm. Aug. 2, at James Brown Park.
To be eligible you must have been born on or after Aug. 1, 1990. Participants are asked to not wear any uniforms or any identifying shirt to the tryout. Bring a ball, shin guards and cleats.
There is a $25 non-refundable application fee.
In addition, the association will host a jamboree starting at 6 p.m. Aug. 2 that’s open to the under-12 and under-16 age levels. Shin guards must be worn.
A registration and general membership meeting in the Shuman Center for all ages, under-6 through under-16, will follow the jamboree. A minimum $25 fee is due at registration. For more information call Arthur Edgar at 884-5888 or Tom Sukarantana at 977-4642.

On-post football, cheerleading
Fort Stewart’s Child and Youth Services tackle football and cheerleading registration runs through Aug. 10. Participants may register Monday through Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (Wednesday’s until 6 p.m.) at the CYS Bldg. 443 on the corner of Gulick Avenue and Lindquist Road, behind Corkan Pool.
Football is open to members of Youth Services, ages 7-13 as of Aug. 1. Age divisions are 7-8, 9-10, and 11-12 (or -13). Participants. age 13, will be placed on a waiting list and will be called if there are enough to form an 11-13 league.
All players will be able to participate in their age division, regardless of weight. All equipment, except cleats, will be furnished by CYS/Youth Sports.
Cheerleading is open to members of Youth Services, ages 6-13, as of Dec. 31, 2007. For more information, call CYS at 767-2312 or the Youth Sports office at 767-4371.
All participants must have a current physical on file at time of registration.
Volunteer coaches are needed!

LCRD football, cheerleading

Registration for the Liberty COunty Recreation Department youth football and cheerleading runs will be Aug. 1-24.
Football is for 7-14 year olds and cheerleading is for ages 7-12. Age is determined as of Sept. 1. Football age divisions are: flag football for 7-8 year olds and tackle football for 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14 year olds. Weight restrictions apply to the 9-10 and 11-12-year-old divisions.
Cost is $15 per child for flag football and $10 per child for all other divisions. All equipment, except pants for tackle football players, is provided.
Teams will be formed in Midway, Walthourville, Riceboro and Gum Branch if enough play.
Volunteer coaches are needed for all teams.
Additional information and on-line registration is available at or those interested may call the LCRD office at 876-5359.
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