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Sports briefs for May 4, 2012
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SGBL wants teams
The South Georgia Basketball League is looking for teams. The deadline to enter is May 8. Call 844-3194 or go to

Blue Tide Paintball Fundraiser This Weekend 

The Long County Touchdown Club will have a paintball fundraiser Saturday at Low Country Paintball. There will be two sessions, 9 a.m.-1  p.m. and 2-6 p.m. The sessions are open to everyone and will benefit the Blue Tide football program. Low Country is 9 1/2 miles south of Ludowici on Highway 57.

200 Club to Host 6th Annual Savannah Mile Run

The 200 Club will host the 6th annual Savannah Mile Run at 8 a.m. May 26. It begins at Forsyth Park and goes one mile straight down Drayton Street, finishing on Broughton Street. Registration is $15 through April 30, $20 through May 24, $25 May 25 and 26. Army Rangers and families run complimentary. To register, visit The 200 Club online at or Fleet Feet Savannah at For sponsorship information, call Renee Laurie at (912) 238-1200, ext. 111 or email at

Friends of Manna House Golf Tournament

The Friends of Manna House will host a golf tournament Saturday, May 12, at Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville. Tournament is limited to the first 18 teams registered. The cost is $50, plus two canned-food items per player. Check-in is at noon, and tee time is 1 p.m. For more information, call Alvin Jackson at 977-5106 or Andrew Williams at 977-3293. Sponsorship opportunities are available.


YMCA T-ball registration for players ages 3-7 is under way. The season starts at the end of May. For more information, call 368-9622.

Jiu Jitsu Training

Wolf Pack Jiu Jitsu training is open for ages 8 and older. Classes for ages 8-12 are 5:30-6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays; ages 13 and older are from 6:30-7:30 p.m. For more information, call Wolf Pack Jiu Jitsu at 368-1123.

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