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Sports briefs for July 18, 2010
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FPCA to host
softball camp


First Presbyterian Christian Academy will host a softball camp for FPCA students interested in playing softball during the upcoming school year. Campers will be instructed by FPCA varsity players, parents and volunteers. All FPCA softball players are encouraged to attend this camp. The free camp will be at James Brown Park softball field, batting cages and weightlifting center. The camp will cover the fundamentals of practice routines and drills. The team’s schedule, future camps and clinics and uniform requirements will also be reviewed.

Camp is from 5-7 p.m., July 27-29. If needed, there will be a makeup/rain-out date on July 30. Georgia State University pitcher Elizabeth Kidd will be an instructor. Players should bring their own equipment and refreshments. For more information, call 877-0441.


The Mighty

Eighth Air Force Museum’s Flying Fortress 5K Run


The Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum will host the inaugural Flying Fortress 5K Run at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 6. It will benefit the restoration of the museum’s B-17 bomber.

The course begins at the Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum, winds through the nearby grounds of JCB and ends back at the museum. Registration is $25 but discounted fees are available to those who register in advance.

The Flying Fortress 5K Run is sponsored by Fleet Feet Sports in Savannah. Additional sponsors and donations are welcome. For more information, call Jane Harper at (912) 748-8888, ext. 107 or e-mail

Football Tigers selling 2010-11 discount cards

The Bradwell Tigers football squad has 2010-11 discount cards for sale for $10. Cardholders get discounts at local restaurants, Pro Feet shoe store and Jiffy Lube. For more information, call the BI athletic office at 368-6123.

BI Lady Tigers softball


The Bradwell Lady Tigers softball team will continue conditioning for girls in grades eight through 12 from 6-7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Bradwell Field. Team tryouts will be 6 p.m. Monday, Aug. 2. Girls must have a current sports physical to participate.

For more information, call coach Sharyl Eastlake at 369-8384 or 977-2016, coach Jeff Eastlake at 977-2015 or coach Misty Eastlake at 977-2017.

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