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Sports Calendar for Wednesday, January 22, 2014.

Lacrosse Classic

Posted: January 19, 2014 - 12:03am  |  Updated: January 22, 2014 - 12:18am

Lacrosse Classic

The Emmanuel College Lions and Point University Skyhawks will play the first college lacrosse game in Columbia County on Saturday at Blanchard Woods Park at 2:30 p.m. The event costs $5 for those 18 and older and is free to those under 18. Call Jeff Becker at (706) 627-9264.

Tennis Play Days

The CSRA Professional Tennis Association has Grand Slam Play Days for tennis players 10 years old and younger. There will be four events corresponding with the professional events. The first is the Australian Open on Sunday at the Petersburg Racquet Club from 2 to 4 p.m. Cost is $15 with online registration. Call Petersburg Racquet Club at (706) 860-9288 or go to www.prctennis.com.

Football Tryouts

Tryouts for the CSRA Summer/Fall 7-8U and 11-12U traveling tackle football teams are at Goodale Park in Grovetown on March 29, from 9 a.m. to noon. 12U players can’t turn 13 before September 1, 2014 and 8U players can’t turn 9 before September 1, 2014. Call Aaron Harrison at (706) 210-2659, Desmond Dean at (706) 951-5552 or go to www.leaguelineup.com/the program.

Baseball registration

• Martinez Evans Little League is accepting registrations for ages 4 and up. Go to www.mellbaseball.org.

• East Georgia Cal Ripken Baseball in Grovetown is open to registrations. Go to East Georgia Cal Ripken on Facebook.

Early Sign-ups

The Evans Knights Pop Warner football team will have sign-ups at Academy Sports on July 13 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Players ages 5 to 15 should sign up early to secure a spot for football and cheerleading. The 2013 season starts August 1. Go to evanspopwarner.com or call Joe Driscoll at (706) 825-4594.


• The Augusta River Bandits 10-and-under major travel team is looking for players for the upcoming season. Players must have been born between May 1, 2003, and April 30, 2004. Contact Daniel Dykstra at (678) 358-8645.• 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.

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