Originally created 05/02/04

Area sports announcements



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 are accepted. Fax number: (706) 823-3408. The announcements will be published weekly.

Baseball

  • The Augusta GreenJackets will be holding a Baseball Academy from 9 a.m.-1 p.m., May 26-28 at Lake Olmstead Stadium. The day camp is open to children ages 6-14. Cost is $100. Campers receive instruction from GreenJackets players and coaches, and will receive a t-shirt, lunch from BoJangles, and a certificate of completion. Campers will also recieve four tickets to the May 28 game vs. Rome, and each camper will be recognized on the field before the game. For more information, call (706) 736-7889.
  • USSSA Georgia/Carolina Border Brawl will be held May 8-9 at Diamond Lakes Park. Age divisions are 14-, 13-, 12-, 11-, 10-, 9- and 8-under. For more information, call 771-2980 or 595-8136.
  • USSSA Powderade Classic will be held May 22-23 at Diamond Lakes Park. Age divisions are 14-, 13-,12-, 11- and 10-under. For more information, call 771-2980 or 595-2152.
  • USSSA Thomson High Bulldog Classic will be held May 21-23 at the Thomson High baseball field. Tournament is for 2004 junior varsity teams. Entry fee is $350 for first eight teams. All proceeds go to the Thomson High summer baseball program. For more information, call 595-2152 or 595-8136.
  • Basketball

  • Lady Pacer Hoops Camp will be held May 13-June 4 and June 28-July 2. The camp is open to boys ages 6-13 and girls ages 6-18. Cost is $150 per session. For more information, Mike Brandt at (803) 641-3491 or 1-800-PRO LOOK.
  • Greg Wilson Girls Basketball Camps will be held at the ASU Christenberry Fieldhouse. Team Camp will be held June 7-10 from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and will cost $80 per camper, lunch not included. Individual Camp will be held June 14-18 from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. and will cost $200 with lunch or $175 without lunch. For more information, call 731-7909.
  • Boxing

  • Comcast Junior National Summer Boxing Classic will be held June 16-19. For more information and application materials, go to www.ringside.com or call toll free 1-877-426-9464.
  • Football

  • Georgia Southern will host a series of One Day camps for students from 1st through 12th grades. For more information, call (912) 681-5522 or go to www.georgiasoutherneagles.com.
  • Georgia Southern will host a Skill Camp June 13-16. The camp will be for all offensive skill positions. Quarterbacks should bring their own ball. Cost is $270. Campers will stay in one of GSU's dorms and will receive three meals a day. The camp is for rising 9-12 graders. For more information, call (912) 681-5522 or go to www.georgiasoutherneagles.com.