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Sports briefs for Oct. 22, 2010
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Long County

Rec Dept. second

annual mud bog


The Long County Recreation Department is hosting its second annual mud bog tomorrow at the site of the Long County Wildlife Festival. Concessions will be available. There will be different classes and prizes in each. Proceeds will benefit the department. For more information, call 294-1626.


Bradwell at

Liberty basketball scrimmage


Bradwell Institute and Liberty County High School will play a basketball scrimmage on Nov. 9 at LCHS. The girls varsity will take the court at 5 p.m. and the boys game will follow. Tickets are $5 and are available by pre-sale only. No tickets will be sold at the gate. Ticket sales will begin Monday, Oct. 25 at either high school or the BoE office.


YMCA basketball registration


Registration for the YMCA’s basketball program is open until Dec. 15 or until all team slots are full. Basketball practice begins Jan. 8. For more information, call 368-9622.


basketball and cheerleading


Registration for youth basketball and cheerleading is now under way until Nov. 12 or when all slots are filled. Basketball is open to all CYSS members ages 5-17 (age as of Jan. 1, 2011), and cheerleading is open to all CYSS members ages 6-13 (age as of Dec. 31, 2010).

Tentative age divisions for basketball are 5-6 co-ed, 7-8 co-ed, 9-10 boys, 9-10 girls, 11-12 boys, 11-14 girls, 13-14 boys and 15-17 co-ed. If there are not enough girls to form a league, the girls and boys squads in each age division will be merged.

Age divisions for cheerleading are 6-9 and 10-13. Participants can register at CYSS Parent Central Services, building T-0029, next to Fort Stewart Library. Hours of operation are 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. on Wednesdays.

For more information on registration requirements, fees, fee waivers, etc., call 767-2312. For more information on sports programs, call the Youth Sports Office at 767-4371 or 767-9270. Volunteers are needed to coach basketball and cheerleading teams. Anyone who is interested can pick up a volunteer form at Parent Central Services or Jordan Youth Gym (building 608 W. 6th St.). Anyone who hasn’t volunteered to work for CYSS in the past year must fill out a volunteer form and submit to a background check.


Grow A Girl Network golf tourney


The Grow A Girl Network golf tournament is scheduled for 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville.

Hole sponsorships are $100 or more. Registration costs $50 per person or $200 for a four-person team. The tournament is open to men and women.

For more information, call 332-7995 or 347-446-8995.

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