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Sports briefs May 9, 2012
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Benefit run planned
The 200 Club will host the sixth annual Savannah Mile Run at 8 a.m. May 26.
It begins at Forsyth Park and goes 1 mile straight down Drayton Street, finishing on Broughton Street.
Registration is $20 through  May 24 and $25 May 25-26.
Army Rangers and families run complimentary. To register, go to or
For sponsorship information, call Renee Laurie at 912-238-1200, ext. 111, or email at
Golf tournament set
The Friends of Manna House will host a golf tournament Saturday at Cherokee Rose Country Club in Hinesville.
The 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.

South Georgia Basketball league
The South Georgia Basketball League is looking for teams for the summer program. The games will take place at Myers Middle School in Savannah and run from May 21 through July 9. It is open to boys and girls and will offer separate divisions for AAU/YBOA teams, community recreation teams and age specific teams. The entry fee is $200 with eight games and a post season tournament guarantee. The deadline to enter is May 8. For more information call (912) 844-3194 or (912) 844-3167 or visit:
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.
YMCA spring basketball
Registration for the YMCA spring basketball begins May 5 and is open for ages 7-12. 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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