5K and Family Challenge
The Shed Light on Trafficking 5k and Family Challenge is Saturday at Blanchard Woods Park at 9 a.m. Cost for the 5K is $25 and includes t-shirt and goodie bag. Register at Active.com by Friday, October 25, or beginning at 8 a.m. on race day. The non-competitive One Mile Family Challenge costs $40 per family and does not include a t-shirt. Proceeds from the event will be used toward the construction of a new home for victims of trafficking. Go to i-care4.org/shedlight.html.
• The A-Team Winter Camp will be held on Sundays between December 15, 2013 and January 26, 2014 at Riverside Park from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m for sixth- through eighth-graders. Cost is $100 and will focus on mechanics and individual position training. Registration deadline is December 7. Contact Adrian McCladdie at (706) 288-8511 or at email@example.com. Contact Stan McIntire at (706) 564-3359.
• Fox Creek High School is hosting a six-week baseball camp starting January 5. Fox Creek head coach Wesley Brown will direct the program in conjunction with U.S. Baseball Academy. Classes are available for grades one to 12 and are limited to six players per coach. Space is limited and registration is under way. For more information, go to www.USBaseballAcademy.com, or call (866) 622-4487.
• 9U A-Team Canes need players for the upcoming spring season. Players can’t turn 10 before May 1, 2014. Call head coach Adrian McCladdie at (706) 288-8511.
• CSRA Force fastpitch travel ball softball is having tryouts for the 14U team for all positions. Call Kathy Guin at (706) 401-1820. Coach Wayne Wilson has individual tryouts for the 12U Team. Call Coach Wilson at (706) 564-5357. The 10U team has tryouts for pitchers. Call Coach Wilson or coach Guy Poss at (706) 962-7347.
• The 11U Georgia Lightning baseball team needs players for the upcoming season. Players can’t turn 12 before May 1, 2014. Call Billy Kelley at (706) 825-9898.
• Former Chicago White Sox player and Curtis Baptist baseball coach Chico Valdez has tryouts for a 10-year-old travel ball baseball team. Players can’t have turned 10 before May 1, 2013. Call Van Dixon at (706) 830-2806 for dates of tryouts.
• A 9U travel baseball team needs players ages 8 and 9. Call Eddie Haley at (706) 726-1410.