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Sports briefs for Sept. 24, 2010
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Inaugural Sunbury 5K run/walk is



Sponsors, volunteers and participants are needed for the first Sunbury 5K run/walk, set for 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 25. Proceeds benefit the Wounded Warrior Project and the American Diabetes Association. Registration costs $25 per person, and the race is open to all ages; however, those younger than 18 must have waivers signed by parents or guardians, according to the site.

The race starts at the Sunbury Crab Co. and the course runs through the neighborhoods of Sunbury. Prizes will be awarded in different age groups and all registered participants will receive T-shirts. Participants can register online at or Search for the race under the keyword "Sunbury." For more information, e-mail Patrick Boyle at


Long County alumni golf tournament


Registration and sponsorships are being accepted for the Long County Alumni Association’s annual scholarship golf tournament. The entry fee is $60 per player and $100 to sponsor a hole. The tournament is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville. Prizes will be awarded for closest to the pin, longest drive and to first and second place teams. For more information call 294-7106, 294-6499 or 294-1907.

Make checks payable to: Long County Alumni Association, P. O. Box 871, Ludowici, GA 31316.

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