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Sports briefs for March 19, 2008
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Relay for Life Bowling Tournament is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 22, at Marne Lanes, 54 Steele Ave., Building 402 on Fort Stewart. Sign up begins at noon and the entry fee is $20 per person. Prizes will be awarded for first through fourth place. For more information, directions call (912) 767-4866.

LCRD youth baseball, softball and T-ball
The Liberty County Recreation Department is accepting registration for youth baseball, softball and T-ball programs. The deadline for registration is March 21. These programs are for boys and girls ages 4 and up.  Participants must be at least 4 prior to May 1.  
Leagues and teams will be formed in Midway, Riceboro, Walthourville and Gum Branch if there are a sufficient numbers of participants.
Volunteer coaches are needed for all teams.  Training will be provided.
You can register on-line at or at the LCRD Office in Shuman Recreation Center, Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m.  Cost is $18 per child.  For more information, call the LCRD Office at 876-5359.

South Georgia
Bulldogs tryouts
The Bulldogs YBOA tryout for players ages 10-13 begins at noon, the session for players ages 10-17 will be held at 2:30 p.m. and the next session second session for ages 14-17 starts at 3 p.m. ends at 5:30 p.m. All sessions will be held on March 29 at Ft Stewart Youth Center. The parents must fill out a YBOA parental consent form prior to tryout. All players must be registered with the youth center. For more information call Coach Richard Morrison at 912-610-1747 or 912-767-4491.

HABR golf
The annual Hinesville Area Board of Realtors’ Golf Tournament benefiting the American Cancer Society will be on Saturday, April 5, 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

YMCA to host events
The YMCA will be having a lock-in on March 21 for ages 5-12. It costs $20 per child with a 20 percent discount for each additional child. Register by calling 368-9622.
There will be a Spring Fling Dance at the YMCA from 7-9 pm on March 21, 2008. Pre-K through 5th graders are welcome. Cost is $3.

LCRD Spring Camp
Registration is under way at the Liberty County Recreation Department for the 2008 Spring Camp that will be during spring break, April 7-11. This program is for children from kindergarten up to age 13 and will feature field trips and daily activities at Shuman Recreation Center. Hours are 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. The cost is $75 per child.  A limited number of slots are available. The LCRD Office is in Shuman Recreation Center at James Brown Park.  Additional information and on-line registration are available at or call 876-5359.

LCRD adult softball
The Liberty County Recreation Department is accepting team entries for 2007 adult softball programs in March. Divisions for both men’s and women’s teams are Open, Church, Co-ed (church and open), Industrial and 40 and older.  For more information, call the LCRD Office at 876-5359.

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