Originally created 03/31/02

Area sports announcents



Note: Announcements for participatory events must be written, delivered, mailed or faxed to The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga., 30903-1928, with a return address and phone number. No phone calls will be accepted. Fax number: (706) 823-3408. The announcements will be published weekly.

BASKETBALL

April 6: CSRA Middle and High School all-star games, featuring top 8th graders and seniors in the CSRA, at Richmond Academy. Middle school games at 2 and 4 p.m.; high schools at 6 and 8 p.m.

June 24-28:Camp for middle school-aged girls (grades 5 through 8), Augusta Prep's Boardman Gym. Cost: $150. For more information, contact Kevin Furtado at (706) 863-1906, Ext. 374 or www.Augustaprep.org/summer camp

Augusta Pride girls AAU team is looking for girls in the 17-under, 16-under, 15-under age levels to compete in the Georgia Games, scheduled in Augusta in July. For more information, contact Ken Furtado at (706) 860-6723 or (706) 863-1906, Ext. 374.

BOOSTER CLUBS

April 18: The Thomson-Warrenton-Wrens Georgia Bulldog Club meeting, Best Western White Columns Inn, Thomson, 7 p.m. Cost: $20. Coach Ray Lamb, UGA coordinator of high school relations, will be among featured speakers. For more information, call (706) 595-1725.

CYCLING

April 28:Aiken Four-Loop Century, sponsored by Aiken Bicycle Club, beginning at 8 a.m. at Odell Weeks Center in Aiken. Twenty-five mile loops. For more information, contact Jay Noonkester at (803) 648-4599; David Bowles (803) 643-0468; Curt Sexton (803) 649-1297; Ray Eckenrode (803) 642-5618.

FENCING

Wheelchair fencing program with beginners' introductory class, ages 14 and older, Tuesdays, 8-9 p.m., beginning April 16. Six weeks of classes conducted by the Augusta Fencers Club at 126 Ninth St. For more information, call (706) 722-8878.

April 18: Fifth annual Publix Golf Classic, benefiting the United Way of the CSRA, at Midland Valley Country Club. Sixty teams with shotgun start at noon. For more information, contact Jerry Sapp at (706) 731-5200.

April 23: A.B.'s Sportline's Tournament of Wishes for the Make-A-Wish Foundation's new Augusta regional office, at The Club at Jones Creek with 1 p.m. shotgun start. Fee: $500 per team or $125 per person. For entry forms or information, call (706) 774-9474.

SOFTBALL

April 5-7: NSA Men's Tournament in Aiken for classes A, B, C, D and E. For more information call Henry Hill at (843) 553-4067.

April 6: USSA men's C&D Georgia/Carolina Border Bash Qualifier at Diamond Lakes Complex. Entry fee: $155. Contact Cap at (706) 738-0723 or Bob at (706) 595-8136.

April 12-14: USSA Men's Tournament in Aiken for classes B, C and D. For more information, call Dennis Whitman at (803) 532-5937.

April 20: USSA men's C&D Flag City warm-up qualifier, Sweetwater Park, Thomson, Ga. Entry fee: $155. Contact Cap at (706) 738-0723 or Bob at (706) 595-8136.

April 26-28: USSA men's B Flag City Shootout, Sweetwater Park, Thomson, Ga.; Major NIT men's C, Diamond Lakes. Entry fee: $200. Contact Cap at (706) 738-0723 or Bob at (706) 595-8136.

May 4: May Day Open, two divisions - Class C and D; Class A and B. For more information, contact Wayne Wilson at (706) 595-3202 or (706) 843-9806; or Bart Moore at (706) 651-9810.

May 18: USSA men's C&D Softball Bonanza Qualifier, Diamond Lakes Complex. Entry fee: $155. Contact Cap at (706) 738-0723 or Bob at (706) 595-8136.

SOCCER:

The City of Aiken recreation department is seeking individuals, at least 16 years old, interested in officiating Youth Spring Coed Soccer (ages 6-18). For more information, contact Carlos Atero at (803) 642-7651.

SWIMMING

April 1-4: Swim clinics conducted by the Aiken-Augusta Swim League at USC Aiken and Augusta State. Cost: $40 for four sessions. For more information, call Ken Heis at (803) 613-0202 or visit www.swimasl.org on the web.

TENNIS

April 19-22: Southern Seniors Hard Court Championships, for adults 30 years and over, Newman Tennis Center.

TRACK AND FIELD

April 1: The Augusta Flyers Track Club will begin practice at Lumpkin Road Stadium. New members between ages 7-18 are being accepted. A copy of a birth certificate, a sports physical, proof of insurance and a $75 deposit are required before participating in practice. Registration ends May 13. For more information, contact George Taylor at (706) 738-3737 or Delane Smiley at (803) 442-9555.



AllAccess


Trending this week:



 
 

© 2017. All Rights Reserved.    | Contact Us