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Sport Briefs for April 27, 2008
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Twilight Special
at golf course
The Cherokee Rose Golf Course offers a twilight special. Every Monday-Thursday after 3 p.m. you can play 18 holes at for $19 plus tax. The fee includes cart. For more information, call the course office at 876-5503.

LCRD baseball clinics
The Liberty County Recreation Department will host a series of youth baseball clinics from 3-5:30 p.m. each Sunday in April and May. All clinics will be held at the baseball complex.  A $5 fee must be paid at the LCRD Office by 6 p.m. on the Friday prior to each clinic. For more info, call 876-5359.

CYS registrations
Registration for youth T-ball, baseball, and girls softball is underway and will end on May 5, or when all slots are filled. Sports programs are open to all CYS members, both boys and girls, for the following ages: 4-6 T-ball (age as of May 1); 7-14 baseball (age as of Aug 1); and 7-12 girls’ softball (age as of Jan 1). For more information, call 767-4371. To register in person visit the Fort Stewart CYS, Bldg. 443, Gulick Ave. (next to Corkan pool). Hours are Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (9-6 on Wednesday). Sports registration is free to children of any parent currently deployed. Volunteers are needed to coach. If interested, call CYS at 767-2312 or Youth Sports Office at 767-4371.

St. James Sports
Center summer day camp
Registration for the St. James summer day camp will run until the end of May. School age children, 5-13, are eligible. Registration fees are $50 per week and include breakfast and lunch. The children will have plenty to do with arts and crafts, board games, movies, bowling and planned field trips to Summer Waves and Chuck E. Cheese among some of the activities. Camp runs from 7:15 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. For more information call 884-3016 or 980-4559. Registration hours are Monday-Friday 2-7 p.m.

Ten Star All Star
Basketball Camp
The Ten Star All Star Basketball Camp is accepting applications for the summer basketball camp. Boys and girls age 10-19 are eligible to apply. The camp will be held in Gainesville, Ga., July 27-31 at Brenau University. For more information, call (704) 373-0873 or visit

Tiger Tee-Off
The 2008 Tiger Tee-Off Golf Tournament is accepting registration for the May 10 tournament. It starts at 1:30 p.m. at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course in Hinesville. Fees are $50 per person and $200 per four person teams. Registration deadline is May 9. Prize money will be awarded for first, second and third places. The closest to the pin on hole 13 will win a car courtesy of Hinesville Ford. For more information call Ken Griffin at 876-6121 or (478) 494-2016.

Gray’s Reef holds
sanctuary advisory council meeting
SAVANNAH — The Gray’s Reef National Marine Sanctuary will have a public meeting of the Sanctuary Advisory Council from 3 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at the Stevens Wetlands Education Center in Richmond Hill.
The agenda focuses on the marine research area public process, along with the spear-fishing reassessment and law enforcement in the sanctuary.
All meetings are open to the public. Public comment is tentatively scheduled for 7. To get more information, or to request an agenda, call GRNMS Advisory Council Coordinator Becky Shortland at (912) 598-2381.

Robert Sapp
Baseball Camp
Is accepting applications for its summer session in Richmond Hill. The camp runs from 9 a.m.  to 3 p.m. from  June 30-July 3 and is for boys ages 7-14. The fee is $100 but team rates are available. Information and brochures can be obtained by calling (912) 756-4626 oe e-meiling us at Information is also available on the website at

HABR golf
The annual Hinesville Area Board of Realtors’ Golf Tournament benefiting the American Cancer Society has been rescheduled for Saturday, June 7, at the Cherokee Rose Golf Course. There will be a Harley Davidson motorcycle prize for a hole in one. For more information, call Edith Dawson at 977-4491 or email or Edward Milan at 610-1158 or email at

The J.D. Byrider 440 Night at the Races at Oglethorpe Speedway Park is scheduled for May 16, but family and friends are invited to register now through May 15 for a chance to win a family weekend getaway to Disney, autographed Tony Stewart racing jacket or racing helmet. The grand prize includes a 3-day 2-night hotel stay for a family of four, park passes to all four parks, gas  and spending money. You can register at the J.D. Byrider booth at the Oglethorpe Speedway April 25, May 2, May 9 or May 16. For more information call 888-742-9988.

Basketball tourney
Georgia Coastal Youth, Inc. is accepting registrations for the River Street Summer Classic basketball tournament June 13-15 in Savannah. All teams are guaranteed three games and boys and girls ages 11-17 are eligible. Entry fees are $300 for 12U and $375 for 13U-17U. Entry deadline is May 18. Registration is available online at For more information call Chris Stacy at (912) 695-0481.

USBC annual
open meeting
Marne Lanes will host the Fort Stewart USBC annual open meeting at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, May 18, at Club Stewart. For more information call (912) 369-9841

Summer bowling
Marne Lanes will host Tuesday Nite Scratch Trio summer league starting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29. Three bowlers per team are required. For more information call   767-4866.

Migratory Bird Day
Oatland Island Wildlife Center will celebrate “International Migratory Bird Day,” on Saturday, May 3, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Various hands-on activities will be conducted by students from Windsor Forest Elementary and focus on birds that migrate between South America and Georgia. For more information call at 898-3980.
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