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Sports Calendar


Posted: April 3, 2012 - 11:11pm


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

Registration is underway for T-ball at the Marshall Family Y. T-ball school for 4- to 5-year-olds costs $40 for members and $60 for non-members. T-ball league for 6- to 7-year-olds costs members $55 and non-members $75. Registration closes April 22. For information, call Justin Goolsby at (706) 922-9658 or (706) 840-0872.

• 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.

• Columbia County Chaos 12-U travel baseball team is seeking players for the 2012 season. Players must be 12 or under on May 1. For information, call Trevor Adkins at (706) 284-7379.


The Southeastern Firefighters Burn Foundation (SFBF) will hold its ninth annual Best Dam Bicycle Ride April 15 at 8:30 a.m. at J. Strom Thurmond at Clarks Hill Dam. It is open to cyclists of all ages and abilities and consists of 25-, 58-, 80- and 100-mile options. There will be a mountain bike course on the historic Bartram Trail. To register, visit Chain Reaction Bicycles in Martinez, or go to www.active.com. The cost is $35 per rider and children under 12 ride free if accompanied by an adult. All proceeds benefit the SFBF.

Disc Golf

Easter Seals East Georgia is partnering with the Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA) to host the “Easter Seals Disc Golf Classic” on April 28 at the PDGA International Disc Golf Center at Wildwood Park. Cost is $40 for individuals and $150 for teams of four, with proceeds benefiting those with disabilities. Awards will be given to the top five winners of each division. Lunch and dinner will be provided. Register at pdga.com. Contact Jillian Fritz at JRumbaugh@esega.org or (706) 667-9695.


The “Father D” Memorial Right-to-Life Golf Tournament will be held April 21 with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. at the Bartram Trail Golf Course. Tournament organizers currently are seeking hole sponsors. Sponsorships cost $100. Organizers also are seeking contributors for awards and prizes. Those interested should call Mike Hamilton at (706) 868-6067 or John Vigna at (706) 650-7618.


Registration is underway for lacrosse at the Marshall Family Y. Boys and girls lacrosse for ages 7 to 15 costs members $55 and non-members $75. Registration closes April 22. For information, call Justin Goolsby at (706) 922-9658 or (706) 840-0872.

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