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Sports briefs for Feb. 23, 2011
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Derby Devils

The Savannah Derby Devils women’s flat-track roller derby league returns to SuperGoose Sports for the first of two intra-league scrimmages this year.

The March 12 event will include an hour of full-contact skating between the local rollergirls as well as raffles, games, prizes, refreshments, merchandise and a free moonbounce for kids.

Doors open at 6 p.m.; the scrimmage starts at 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. There is a $2 discount off the door price for senior citizens (65 and older) and people with a military or student ID. Kids ages 8 and younger get in free. Some bleacher seating is available. SuperGoose Sports is located at 3700 Wallin St. in Savannah.

To order tickets online, visit





A community church bowling league needs new bowlers. The league meets at 6:45 p.m. each Thursday at Marne Lanes on Fort Stewart. Anyone who attends any church is eligible. Sign-up costs $19-$21 and play costs $8 each Thursday. Call Jeri Vick at 876-4351 or 222-0924.




The Rebels Clash of Champions tournament is scheduled for March 19-20 at the St. James Sports Center in Holmestown. The tournament is for 15U boys, ninth-graders only, teams only and players must be 15 to participate. All teams must have a dark and a light uniform. Registration is $150 per team and registration closes March 11. First- and second-place medals will be awarded, and each team is guaranteed two games in the double-elimination tournament.

Admission is $5 for adults, $2 for students. For more information, call 980-4559.

See Rion play

Watch Liberty’s own Rion Brown play Georgia Tech. The University of Miami, with former Liberty County Panthers standout Rion Brown, will take on Georgia Tech on March 6 in Atlanta.

A bus will be chartered and the $70 fee includes a ticket and a round-trip bus ride. The bus will depart at 9 a.m., the game is at 2:30 p.m. and the bus will return at 10 p.m. Fees are due by Feb. 27. For more information, call Lisa Brown at 271-9858 or 369-0295.


Alumni game

The Bradwell Institute varsity baseball team will play against the alumni team at 6 p.m. Feb. 25. The game will be at the BI baseball field and it’s free and open to the public.

Golf with pro

Civilians in communities surrounding Hunter Army Airfield are invited to play golf with a future PGA or LPGA Tour star March 10 at the Omni Financial-Ohio Wesleyan University College Am. The event will begin with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. at Hunter Golf Club. The cost for civilian guests is $60 per person.

The sign-up deadline is March 8. To register or to learn more about the tournament, call the Hunter Golf Club at 912-315-9115


Turkey fete

The National Wild Turkey Federation is hosting its 26th annual Heritage Banquet at 6 p.m. March 10 at the Dorchester Civic Center located at 1804 Islands Highway in Midway. Tickets are $55 for a singles ticket, $90 for a couples ticket and $125 for a local sponsor ticket. For more information, call 912-884-6500.


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