Through July 23: A 13-and-under travel baseball team out of Buford Park and playing in the GGBL is holding tryouts for the fall season. All interested players can call Bobby Nix at 770-932-3371.
Through July: The Shiloh Outlaws 15U baseball team is looking for GGBL travel-level players for fall team playing at Lenora Park. Tryouts are at the end of July. If interested, call Phil Pardee at 770-736-6566, Terry Hill at 404-918-2119 or Paul Caron at 404-386-0756.
Through July: The Bogan Red Sox of Mill Creek will be holding individual tryouts for players rising to 14U for the fall season. Call coach Jack Curry at 770-932-2763 or 678-372-3209, or e-mail PDHCurry@msn.com .
Aug: 4: Tryouts for the 9-year-old travel ball team out of Bogan Park (Mill Creek) are at 6 p.m. on Aug. 4. Please call Joe Godfrey at 770-616-4741 for more information.
Aug. 6: Berkeley Academy is looking for players to compete in the 16U and 18U fall season. Great way for high school players to gain exposure for college. Qualified high school coaches. Tryouts begin Aug. 6. Call Lou Llerandi at 770-441-2242.
Aug. 6, 7: The Sports Academy of Snellville will be hosting tryouts for a fall travel team, 13 and under, from 2 to 4 p.m. on Aug. 6 and 7. Tryouts will be held on the South Gwinnett Athletic field. They will also be looking for players for the 2006 spring season. Call Russ Melton at 770-972-7516 or David Ardeeser at 678-283-0599 with questions.
Aug. 6, 13, 20: The Shiloh Athletic Association is having its fall baseball registration for boys ages 3 to 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 6, 13 and 20 at Lenora Park's Concession Stand. Registration fees are $125 plus a $20 membership fee. For more information, visit www.saa-youth.org or e-mail email@example.com .
Through Aug. 15: The South Gwinnett Athletic Association fall baseball registration is from 5 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 15 at the SGAA Dual Deck Arena and Proshop. Online registration runs until noon on Aug. 14 at www.sgaasports.com . Call 404-570-SGAA with questions.
Ongoing: Quality Sports Training is offering a special combination package of agility, speed and power training along with eight one-hour sessions of either instruction or cage rental. Costs are based on teams of eight or more, and training can be held once or twice a week. Call 770-638-1557 for more info.
Ongoing: Berkeley Baseball-Softball Academy in Norcross is opening. Sign up for high school preseason workouts and the first of its kind, on-field Academy school for ages 9 and 10. Call 770-441-2242 for more details.
Ongoing: A Lawrenceville 14-year-old GGBL team is looking for players. Call 404-797-1287 for more information.
Ongoing: The East Metro Baseball League is seeking players for the 2005 season. Teams are forming now in over-18 and over-35 divisions. Year-round play on nights and weekends. For more information, call 770-788-8077.
Ongoing: Baseball pitching and hitting lessons are being offered by Rob Blair at TNT Sports in Snellville. Call 678-344-5876 to set up a free pitching or hitting analysis.
Ongoing: American Legion Post 127 is recruiting baseball players from Dacula and Buford for this summer. Players must have high school experience and be born on or after Jan. 1, 1986. Interested players can contact Mike Sperounis at 770-962-1324.
Ongoing: The Jack City Giants 13-and-under travel baseball team is searching for quality players for its fall 2005 squad. In light of the recent age cutoff change by the majority of youth baseball associations (including the USSSA), the Giants have been placed into the position of having to fill a number of key spots on their roster, including pitching and infield. Anyone interested in becoming a member of the 2005 fall squad should contact Mark S. Cohen at 404-906-6800 or go to www.giantsbaseball.org .
July 25-28: The Kenny Anderson Basketball Camp at Suwanee Sports Academy for boys in grades 4-12 runs July 25-28. For times, cost and registration, go to www.suwaneesportsacademy.com .
Starting Aug. 15: The Suwanee Sports Academy is offering a brand new comprehensive basketball development program. On Court Player Development is for anyone from kindergartners to professionals. Training begins Aug. 15. For more information go to the Web at www.onssasports.com .
Aug. 28: Tryouts for the North Gwinnett boys and girls winter GBL teams will be Aug. 28 at North Gwinnett High School. Teams will be selected for fifth, sixth and seventh grade. Those interested in trying out should send an e-mail with name, grade and telephone number to firstname.lastname@example.org (girls) or email@example.com (boys).
Ongoing: The 10U Georgia Hawks basketball program is seeking skilled players for the upcoming AAU-YBOA basketball season. Must be of age as of Sept. 1, 2005. For more information, contact coach Greg at 678-634-8746 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Ongoing: Georgia Elite 12U AAU girls basketball (10U and 11U AAU state champions) is holding tryouts. For information, call Johnny Reeves at 404-358-7071.
Ongoing: The Georgia Lady Eagles ( www.georgialadyeagles.com ) will hold tryouts for a competitive AAU program for ages 13U, 15U and 16U. Please contact Jury Sollenberger at 770-338-0197 or HoopsJS1@aol.com for dates and information.
Ongoing: The Grayson Athletic Association is accepting applications for GBL coaches for fifth-, sixth- and seventh-grade teams. Also accepting applications for GAA coaches for recreation league. Apply at www.gaasports.org/new_page17.htm .
Ongoing: Prepare Basketball Clinic will be held every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon for boys and girls ages 6 to 15. The clinic emphasizes fundamentals, sportsmanship and individual development. Cost is $25 per session or $100 a month. Family discounts available for two or more children. For more info, call Coach Perry at 678-464-3220 or Coach Gary at 678-851-6650.
Ongoing: QST is offering offseason speed and agility training packages for youth and high school basketball players. Individual, group and team rates are available. Call 770-638-1557 or visit www.getfaster.org for more information.
July 23: The Tucker Football League is holding registration for football and cheerleading for children ages 5-13 on July 16 and 23 at the Tucker Football League Press Box at 4877 Lawrenceville Hwy. For more information, call 770-908-0081 or go to www.eteamz.com/
Ongoing: South Gwinnett Youth Football needs qualified coaches for eighth grade and all age groups. Contact Terry Doster 770-978-3710.
Ongoing: QST is offering special spring speed and agility training for youth and high school football players. Individual and team rates are available. Call 770-638-1557 or visit www.getfaster.org for more information.
Aug. 8: The Dot Pape Memorial Golf Classic to benefit The Alzheimer's Association is Aug 8 at the Collins Hill Golf Club. This is a four-person scramble with a 9 a.m. shotgun start. Cost is $80 per player or $300 per foursome. Hole sponsorships and presenting sponsorships are available. Please visit www.troxellenterprises.com or call Greg at 678-858-3281 for more information.
Aug. 26: The Sugar Hill Elementary PTA is hosting its second annual golf tournament at Sugar Hill Golf Club. Registration starts at 11 a.m. with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Openings for golfers, sign sponsors and team sponsors. Call Susan Little at 770-932-0950 or e-mail to email@example.com .
Through Aug. 15: The South Gwinnett Athletic Association fall roller hockey registration is from 5 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 15 at the SGAA Dual Deck Arena and Proshop. Online registration runs until noon on Aug. 14 at www.sgaasports.com . Call 404-570-SGAA with questions.
Ongoing: The Collins Hill ice hockey team is looking for high school students who want to play during the 2005-06 season. If interested, call 770-354-6874.
Ongoing: The Metro Atlanta Street Hockey Association is looking for new players for its Tuesday and Sunday leagues. Games are Tuesdays at 8 p.m. and 9:15 p.m. and Sundays from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Games are held at Pickneyville Park in Norcross off Peachtree Industrial Boulevard. For more information, visit www.MASHAHOCKEY.com .
Ongoing: Multi-County Basketball Officials Association needs men and women 18 years and older to referee high school and middle school basketball games in Gwinnett County and surrounding areas. Training is provided. Please call David Pattillo at 404-529-8535 or visit www.mcboa.homestead.com .
Ongoing: A local officiating association is in need of baseball and softball umpires in the Grayson and Auburn area. No experience needed. Training provided. Call David Simmons at 404-502-6400.
Ongoing: The Multi-County Basketball Officials Association needs men and women 18 years old and up to referee high school and middle school games. Training is provided. Call David Pattillo at 404-529-8535.
Ongoing: Basketball officials are needed for Gwinnett and Walton County youth and adult leagues. New or experienced officials welcomed. Call Harold Hooper at 770-982-8357 or Aubrey Overby at 770-513-3174.
Aug. 13: The 2005 Bulldog Dash 5K and Fun Run fundraiser is Saturday, Aug. 13. Register by going to the Web at: www.eteamz.com/nghscc .
Through July 19: Registration for Norcross Soccer Association's fall 2005 season runs through July 19. On-site registration will be available Monday through Friday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the NSA office at 4898 S. Old Peachtree Road in Norcross. Additional on-site registration will be held at the Pinckneyville Soccer Complex at 4707 S. Old Peachtree Road in Norcross on Saturday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. and on Tuesday, July 19, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Those with Internet access may register anytime after July 1 via the link on the NSA Web site, www.norcross-soccer.org . For more information, call (770) 840-9274.
July 23: Registration for the Atlanta United Soccer Association's fall recreational league will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on July 16 and July 23 at Bunten Road Park. For more information, go to www.atlantaunitedsoccer.com or call 770-271-4525.
July 25-29: City of Duluth's Bunten Road Park will host the Challenger Soccer Camp July 25-29. It's a half day for ages 5-9 and 9-13 and a full day for ages 10-15. Children will learn foot skill development, technical and practical practices, small sided games and coached scrimmages. Includes soccer ball, T-shirt and camper evaluation. Call 770-814-6981 for more information.
Through July 31: Lawrenceville's U12 Girls Tornado Soccer Club has openings for one to four select soccer players. If interested, contact 770-605-4024.
Ongoing: Georgia F.C. is seeking girls and boys for its Academy program and the Classic U13-16 boys' teams are seeking additional field players. Contact Jason Smith at 678-428-0178 or by e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org .
Aug. 6, 13, 20: The Shiloh Athletic Association is having its fall softball registration for girls ages 3 to 18 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Aug. 6, 13 and 20 at Lenora Park's Concession Stand. Registration fees are $125 plus a $20 membership fee. For more information, visit www.saa-youth.org or e-mail email@example.com .
Aug. 14, Aug. 28, Sept. 11: The Collins Hill Eagles 12U girls travel softball is having open tryouts for the fall season on Aug. 14, Aug. 28 and Sept. 11. Call Dave Sweatt at 770-560-8777 or Jack Shelton at 770-995-5205 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Through Aug. 15: The South Gwinnett Athletic Association softball baseball registration is from 5 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 15 at the SGAA Dual Deck Arena and Proshop. Online registration runs until noon on Aug. 14 at www.sgaasports.com . Call 404-570-SGAA with questions.
Ongoing: Berkeley Baseball-Softball Academy in Norcross is opening. Sign up for high school preseason workouts and the first of its kind on-field Academy school for ages 9 and 10. Call 770-441-2242 for more
Ongoing through Aug. 5: The Summit Chase Country Club is offering junior tennis camps throughout the summer for members and non-members. For more information please call Director of Tennis John Heitkam at 770-979-5601.
Ongoing: The Mountain Park Tennis Center and Hudlow Park Tennis Center are offering adult tennis drills at various times during the week. Call 770-417-2210 for more information or to register.
Ongoing: The Suwanee Sports Academy is offering Prime Time, a before and after school care program that includes study rooms, physical activity and sports training for kids from kindergarten to fifth grade. For more information go to the Web at www.pt-kids.com .
Ongoing: QST will be offering speed camps during the summer months. Call 770-638-1557 or visit www.getfaster.org for more information.
Ongoing: QST has a new prep program for the high school senior preparing to play collegiate athletics. Meetings are twice weekly for either one hour ($120 per month) or 11/2 hours ($180 per month) each session. It will include speed, agility, power and strength training. Call 770-638-1557 for times and locations.
Ongoing: Suwanee Sports Academy is offering several performance training camps throughout the summer. For times, cost and registration, go to www.suwaneesportsacademy.com .
Ongoing: Performance Training, Inc is offering daily speed, agility, and quickness training classes. Packages are available for athletes of all sports. Call today to increase your overall athletic abilities 770-614-6686 ext. 121 or e-mail with questions email@example.com .