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Sports briefs for July 28, 2010
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BI needs fall

ball players

 

Incoming eighth- through 12th-grade Bradwell Institute students who are interested in playing fall baseball should attend a team meeting at 9 a.m. Aug. 14, at the school’s baseball field. Attendees will discuss the upcoming season and participate in a workout session. All games are Saturday double headers.

 

Midway Middle School football camp

 

Midway Middle School will host summer football camp from 4-6 p.m. Aug. 2-6. Participants must have a current sports physical exam form. For more information, call 884-6677.

 

Panther softball tryouts

 

The Liberty County Panthers will have softball tryouts at 6 p.m. Aug. 2 at the school’s softball field. All participants must have a completed school physical form before they can try out. For more information, call coach Jerome Standard at 312-0331.

 

Bradwell Lady

Tigers softball

 

The Bradwell Lady Tigers softball team will continue conditioning for girls in grades eight-12 from 6-7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at BI 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.

Long County football,

cheerleading registration

 

The Long County Recreation Department is taking applications for football and cheerleading for the 2010 season. Children ages 7-12 are eligible for football, and children ages 5-12 are eligible for cheerleading. Registration forms are available at the LCRD office. Completed forms can be returned to the recreation department office or dropped off at the concession stand.

The last day to register is Aug. 14. A copy of the child’s birth certificate must be included with the registration form to verify age. The cost is $25 per participant. For players who will be at least 9 and no older than 10 by Sept. 1, there will be an evaluation at 6 p.m. Aug. 17 at the recreation department. Any child who hasn’t registered by Aug. 14 will be allowed to register late, but will be put on a waiting list until there is an opening. The fee to register late is $35.

 

Football

Tigers selling 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.

 

YMCA flag football

 

YMCA youth flag football registration is under way for children ages 3-14. The season begins Aug. 14, and volunteer coaches are needed. For more information, call Richard Somerville at 368-9622.

 

FPCA 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. 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 also will 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.

 

Inaugural

Sunbury 5K run/walk is Sept. 25

 

Sponsors, volunteers and participants are needed for the first Sunbury 5K run/walk, set for 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25. Proceeds benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and the American Diabetes Association. Registration costs $25 per person, and the race is open to all ages; however, those younger than 18 must have waivers signed by parents or guardians, according to the Active.com site.

The race starts at the Sunbury Crab Co. and the course will take participants through the neighborhoods of Sunbury. Prizes will be awarded in different age groups and all registered participants will receive T-shirts. Participants can register online at www.fleetfeetsavannah.com or www.active.com. Search for the race under the keyword "Sunbury." For more information, e-mail Patrick Boyle at pcboyle@yahoo.com.

 

Cat Walk

submissions due

 

Bradwell Institute is building a "Cat Walk of Fame" featuring former BI athletes who played sports at the college level. Tiger Coach Jeff Miller and his assistants have a partial list of athletes and are gathering names and photos, but they’d like more.

To be eligible for the Cat Walk of Fame, the former athlete must have graduated from Bradwell Institute, played sports at the college level and graduated from college. To submit names or photos, e-mail them to jmiller@liberty.k12.ga.us or mail them, along with a self-addressed and stamped envelope for return, to:

Bradwell Institute, Attn: Jeff Miller

100 Pafford St.

Hinesville, GA 31313

For more information, call 368-6123.

 

SGK

Baller-size

 

SGK Baller-size workout sessions are every Sunday from 1-3 p.m. at the YMCA and every Monday and Wednesday from noon-3 p.m. at Faith Baptist Christian Academy. Sessions are led by South Georgia Kings founder and coach Jessie Fleming. The fee is $10 per session. For more information, call 368-1868 or 320-5204, or e-mail Fleming at jrayfleming@hotmail.com.

 

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