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Sports briefs for March 17, 2010
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YMCA to host March Madness


The Liberty County YMCA will host a March Madness basketball tournament at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 27. Teams have until March 22 to register. It’s open to ages 16 and older, and the fee is $150 per team. For more information, call 368-9622.



for AAU boys’

super regional


Registration is being accepted until March 26 for the 2010 AAU Boys’ Super Regional Tournament on April 9-11 in Jacksonville. This is a national qualifier event. The entry fee is $300 and teams are guaranteed three games. Registration is open to ages 10 and older.

Registration and fees can be mailed to:

Coast 2 Coast Basketball

c/o Chris Stacy

977 Yardley Court

Jacksonville, FL 32221

Registration is available online at

Georgia Fury needs softball players


The South Georgia Fury girls fast pitch travel softball team is looking for players for their 14 and under and 12 and under teams.

For more information, call coach Carrie Wilkes at (912) 842-7544 or (908) 917-8855.


BI wall

of fame


Bradwell Institute is building a wall of fame featuring former BI Tiger athletes who played sports on the college level. Tiger coach Jeff Miller and his assistants have a partial list of athletes, but they’d like even more. Names and photos are being gathered. To submit a name or photo the following criteria must be met:

The former athlete must have graduated from Bradwell Institute. The student athlete must have gone on to play sports at the college level and must have graduated from college.

If you would like to submit names or photos, e-mail them to, or mail them (along with a self-addressed stamp envelope for return) to:

Bradwell Institute, Attn: Jeff Miller

100 Pafford St.

Hinesville, GA 31313

For more information, call 368-6123

YMCA soccer starting


Liberty County YMCA spring soccer registration is under way and the season begins March 23. It is open to ages 3-14. Volunteer coaches are needed. For more information, call Richard Somerville at 368-9622.

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