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Basketball

Posted: March 13, 2012 - 11:09pm

Basketball

The AAU 15- to 17-year-old Showtime teams of Columbia County are looking for players to fill out their rosters. Contact Thomas Scott at (706) 496-8544, (757) 303-4397 or showtime.augusta@yahoo.com.

Baseball, softball

Greenbrier High School hosts The Jessica Mendoza Experience: A Softball and Life Skills Clinic Saturday from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Olympic softball two-time medalist Jessica Mendoza will teach fundamentals of the game as well as strength and agility training and nutrition. The cost is $85 per participant and space is limited. For information, email Will Mackelburg at mack317@comcast.net or call (912) 506-8448.

• The Georgia Frenzy Fastpitch softball organization is looking for several girls to round out a 16-Under team. Call Earl McKinley at (706) 825-1753 or Tony Bonitatibus at (706) 951-6525, or email georgiafrenzy@comcast.net.

Cycling

Augusta State University’s Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity will hold its second annual Livestrong Family Fun Bike Ride at the Augusta Canal on March 24 at 9 a.m. Proceeds from the 7-mile ride will be donated to Livestrong: The Lance Armstrong Foundation. This is a not a race and there will be multiple safety and health-motivated workshops in conjuction with the self-paced ride. It is free for those under 7 years old. Cost is $15 for individuals, $40 for groups of three, $50 for groups of four and $60 for groups of five. Register at www.imathlete.com/events/livestrongfamilyfunbikerideaugustaga or by emailing William Hammond at whammon2@aug.edu.

Golf

The Health Service Auxiliary, a nonprofit group, will hold the 16th Annual Fisher House Golf Tournament on March 23 at Gordon Lakes Golf Course on Fort Gordon. The proceeds benefit the local Fort Gordon Fisher House. Register by March 16. Cost is $75 per player, $300 per team. Cost includes round of golf, lunch, light supper, T-shirt, range balls, and free nine-hole round of golf for future play at Gordon Lakes Golf Course. There will be a silent auction and prizes available. Registration and lunch begin at 10:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at noon. For more, or to register, go to www.tournevents.com/FHGT2012 or call (706) 787-7100.

Lacrosse

The Greenbrier High School boys lacrosse will hold Youth Lacrosse Night today in conjunction with its home game versus Lakeside. All youth wearing their lacrosse jerseys will receive free game admission and a free T-shirt while supplies last. The JV will play at 5:30 p.m. followed by the varsity at 7 p.m.

Running

• The Marshall Family Y is holding the Cloverleaf Duathlon Saturday at the Barn in Riverwood Plantation at 5116 Riverwood Parkway in Evans. The 2-mile run and 10-mile bike ride starts at 8 a.m. with race-day registration beginning at 6:45 a.m. Individuals cost $40, two-person teams are $60 and a tri-team is $70. Free child care and post-race snacks available to all participants. Register online at The Family Y or www.active.com. Call Shonna Sargent at (706) 922-9658.

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