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Sports briefs for Sept. 2, 2012
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St. James hoops camp set for Oct. 13
The second annual St. James Sport Center Fundamental Basketball Camp will be from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday Oct. 13, at the St. James Sports Center in Holmestown. The camp is open to boys and girls in fifth through ninth grades. The camp is free for participants but campers must be registered ahead of time. Participants can register at the St. James Sports Center. Twenty campers will be named all-stars, and the MVP will receive a free Nike T-shirt and basketball.
A basketball game between Fort Stewart’s Youth Challenge Academy and the Coastal Crew Rebels’ Elite team will follow the camp. Tip-off is at 2:30 p.m., and the match is free and open to the public. For more information, call Ernie Walthour at 912-980-4559.

AUSA golf tourney
The Association of the U.S. Army’s fourth annual Golf Tournament is at 8 a.m. Sept. 21 at Taylors Creek Golf Course on Fort Stewart. Cost is $50 per player, and the deadline to register is Sept. 14. The tournament will benefit 3rd Infantry Division soldiers and their families. Lunch and door prizes will be provided.
Sponsorship opportunities are available and cost from $100-$1,500. Golfers have the opportunity to win a new car at a designated hole sponsored by Hinesville Ford. For more information, call Jerry Kimble at 912-506-0226 or Joe Ford at 912-977-1077 or email

Scott’s All-Stars
Scott’s All-Stars is accepting applications until Sept. 1 for its fall league for players in fifth through eighth grades. For more information, call 912-655-4371.

Fall league bowling at Marne Lanes
The Monday morning senior mixed league meets at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 10. Play begins at 10 a.m. immediately after the meeting at Marne Lanes.  For more information, call 767-4866 or 369-4777.
The first Tuesday night winter bowling league meeting is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Marne Lanes. Play begins 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11. For more information, call 767-4866 or 369-4777.
The Wednesday morning hi/lo league meeting is at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 5 and play begins immediately after the meeting. For more information, call 767-4866 or 369-4777.
Wednesday night mixed league, made up of teams of four (two males and two females), will meet at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 5. Play begins immediately after the meeting. For more information, call 767-4866 or 369-4777.
The Thursday morning coffee league meets at 9:15 a.m. Play begins immediately after the meeting. For more information, call 767-4866 or 369-4777.
The Thursday night league begins at 7 p.m. Sept. 6 and is comprised of a four-person team (two males and two females). For more information, call 767-4866 or 369-4777.
The Friday night mixed bowling league meeting is at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7. Play begins immediately after the meeting. For more information, call 767-4866 or 369-4777.

Saturday morning
youth bowling
Fort Stewart youth bowling will register participants ages 3-18 years from 9 a.m.-noon Saturday, Sept. 8, at Marne Lanes, 54 Steele Ave., No. 402 on Fort Stewart. The league starts at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 22. Call Jeff Eastlake at 369-8384 or 977-2015 or Marne Lanes at 767-4866 for more information.

Jiu jitsu training open
Jiu jitsu training is open to participants ages 8 and older. Classes will be scheduled by appointment only. For more information, call Wolfpack Jiu Jitsu at 368-2323.
Georgia Coastal
Fall League set
The Georgia Coastal Basketball Club will hold its inaugural Georgia Coastal Fall League for boys in seventh through ninth grades.  The league will host six regular-season games and a single-elimination tournament at the end of the season. The entry fee for the league is $350, with referee fees included. Games are scheduled for Sept. 15, Sept. 22, Oct. 6 and Oct. 13. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for youth and free to attendees ages 6 and younger. For more information, call Steve Williams at 912-257-9241 or email at, or call Chris Stacy at 912-695-0481.

5K to help RHPD,
Crime Stoppers
The first Squash for Josh 5K and 1-mile run will be held Sept. 22 in J.F. Gregory Park in Richmond Hill.  
The 5K will start at 9 a.m. and the 1-mile run will start at 9:15 a.m.
The race is done in memory of Joshua Moore, who was fatally shot March 9, 2011, during an altercation in Midway.
Racers can register online at for $15 per person before Sept. 18. Race-day registrations are cash only and cost $20 per person. All pre-registered participants will receive a T-shirt and goody bag, while those registering on race day will get goody bags and shirts while supplies last.
Registration and packet pick-up will begin at 7 a.m. the day of the race. Organizers are accepting donations and sponsorships. Sponsors will have their companies’ logos placed on T-shirts. Race-day volunteers also are needed. For more information, call Danielle Byrne at 478-956-2940 or email at
Proceeds will be donated to the Richmond Hill Police department and Crime Stoppers.

Georgia Sports HOF
The Georgia Sports Hall of Fame (GSHF) is calling for nominations of individuals, who may be living or deceased, to be considered for induction into the Hall of Fame. All nominees go through screening process Nominations must be submitted on nomination forms provided by GSHF and returned to: Georgia Sports Hall of Fame, P.O. Box 4644, Macon, GA 31208.  To obtain a nomination form, call GSHF at 478-752-1585.

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