Sept. 14, 21, 28: Berkeley Academy is holding baseball clinics on pitching, hitting and coaching. Clinics run from 6 to 8 p.m. and cost $35. Call Lou at 770-441-2242 or go to www.berkeleybaseballsoftball.com for more information.
Sept. 20, 30: The 14U Shiloh Rough Riders will be holding baseball tryouts for spring 2007 at Lenora Park at 6 p.m. on Sept. 20 and 3 p.m. on Sept. 30. Please call Jeff Farrow at 770-316-4657 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Oct. 1: Mill Creek will holding travel ball tryouts Oct. 1. Contact information is as follows: 9U, 2 p.m. field 3, call Rod Davenport at 678-714-1688 or e-mail email@example.com; 10U, 4 p.m. field 3, call Joe Godfrey at 770-616-4741 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; 11U, 2 p.m. field 1, call Bill Ford at 706-300-7146 or e-mail email@example.com; 12U 4 p.m. field 1, call Richie Lacell at 404-925-1251 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; 13U, 2 p.m. field 6, call Eddie Hicks at 770-560-9656 or e-mail email@example.com; 14U, 4 p.m. field 6, call Phil Collins at 678-314-8075 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 1: Renz Baseball will be starting four-week fall hitting and pitching clinics, limited to six students per clinic, on Oct. 1. The cost is $90 and $160 for both. For more information, call 770-271-4554 or go online to www.renzbaseball.com.
Sept. 30, Oct. 3: Suwanee Sports Academy will be holding registration days for the Suwanee Basketball League on Sept. 30 from 7:30 .am. to 1 p.m. and Oct. 3 from 5 to 9 p.m. Boys in grades 3 to 12 and Girls in grades 4 to 8 can register. Online registration is also available at www.ssasports.com. For more information, call the Suwanee Sports Academy at 770-614-6686.
Through September: The 11-year-old Georgia Hawks girls basketball team (born 1995 or later) is looking for players willing to learn, excel and play at a competitive level. Positions are open for fall season. Please call Mike Robbins at 404-403-0140 for more information.
Through September: The elite basketball strength and conditioning clinic, designed and instructed by a former NBA trainer, runs through September at the Wellness Performance Institute in Suwanee. It's for both male and female players grades 8 to 12, runs from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesday, and costs $150 per month. Enrollment is limited. Call 770-814-9115 to register or e-mail email@example.com.
Through September: Peach State Basketball Inc. is offering basketball skill development for college-caliber high school players throughout the offseason. Players can use these sessions to continue improving all year long. Contact Brandon Clay at 404-422-4936 or visit www.peachstatehoops.com for more information.
Sept. 18: The St. Jude Charity Golf Classic hosted by Chili's and Budweiser with proceeds benefiting St. Jude Children's Hospital will be Sept. 18 at Collins Hill Golf Club. The format is four-person best ball with a cost of $300 per team ($325 day of event). Sponsorship opportunities are available. Shot gun start at 12:30 p.m. Goodie bags, awards, DJ, and BBQ provided. For more information, call Brett Huckle at 770-316-3563 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sept. 22: Five local churches have joined to together to coordinate a Sept. 22 golf tournament at The Providence Golf Club in Monroe to benefit the Lawrenceville Cooperative Ministry, Inc. Registration will be limited to the first 128 paid golfers. The shotgun start is at 9 a.m. Advance registration of $70 is required and includes green fees, cart fees, driving range balls and lunch after the round. Play format will be four-person team scramble, although individual registrations are welcome. Call 770-963-0386, ext. 117, or e-mail Stephen@fumclv.org for more information.
Sept. 25: The second annual Brian McCann Wildcat Charity Golf Classic is being held on Sept. 25 at Northwood Country Club in Duluth. Shotgun start is at 8 a.m. The tournament helps raise funds for Duluth's basketball programs. For more information e-mail email@example.com or go to the Web at www.duluthbasketball.com.
Sept. 25: The South Gwinnett Tip-Off Club will host a golf tournament on Sept. 25 at the Country Club of Gwinnett. The tournament will be a Lauderdale format with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Interested players can call Bob Dougherty at 770-466-3503 for more information.
Sept. 25, Oct. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30: Six golf classes for players ages 5 to 12 are being offered by First Baptist Lilburn. The cost is $60. For more information call Bill Linduff at 770-921-1220, ext. 256.
Oct. 6: The Fellowship of Christian Athletes second annual Gwinnett County FCA Golf Classic will be held Oct. 6 at the Country Club of Gwinnett. The four player scramble is a qualifier for the state FCA tournament. The cost is $100 per player with sponsorship opportunities available. Registration is at 7:30 a.m. with breakfast and lunch special programs. Call Bill Gifford at 770-364-2527 or e-mail BGifford@fca.org for more information.
Oct. 18: The Nail It for Habitat golf tournament and silent auction benefiting Gwinnett Habitat for Humanity is Oct. 18 at Bear's Best Golf Course in Suwanee. The cost for individual participants is $300, which includes admission to the awards ceremony. Sponsorships are also available. Lunch begins at 12:15 p.m. and the scramble-format tournament starts at 1 p.m. For more information call 770-931-8080, extension 18 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 31: The Hit 'em for Hemophilia golf tournament is Oct. 31 at Chateau Elan. Proceeds will fund research for a cure. Spots are available starting at $500. Team, sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are also available. For more information, call Vic at 770-518-8272 or go online to www.hog.org.
Through September: Georgia F.C. seeking boys and girls for its mini-kickers preschooler soccer program. For more information, visit their Web site, georgiafc.com, or e-mail Lisa Cheshire at email@example.com.
Through October: Open registration for SoccerTots (ages 3-6), SoccerTouch (ages 7-12) and StreetSoccer (ages 7-12) run through October. For more information, go to the Web at www.atlantasilverbacks.com/indoor or call 678-714-7454 to register by phone.
Sept. 19, 26: Berkeley Academy is holding softball clinics on pitching, hitting and coaching. Clinics run from 6 to 8 p.m. and cost $35. Call Lou at 770-441-2242 or go to www.berkeleybaseballsoftball.com for more information.
Oct. 1, 15: Teams are forming for the following Mountain Park Athletic Association travel softball teams. Tryouts are at 3 p.m. on Oct. 1 for 16U (e-mail James Simpson at firstname.lastname@example.org), 2 p.m. on Oct. 15 for 14U (call David McClure at 404-427-7247 or David Chandley at 404-226-8537) and 2 p.m. on Oct. 15 for 10U (e-mail Dawn Sizemore at email@example.com).
Through September: The elite swimming strength and conditioning clinic for both male and female athletes in grades 8 to 12 runs through September at the Wellness Performance Institute in Suwanee. Dynamic flexibility, core training, shoulder strengthening are part of the clinic, which meets from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday and Thursdays. Cost is $250 per month with discounts for longer enrollment. Call 770-814-9115 to register or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through September: The Wellness Performance Institute in Suwanee is offering sports performance training programs for male and female athletes in all sports through September. Call 770-814-9115 for more information or check the Web site at www.getfaster.org.
Through September: Separate year-round general conditioning programs for athletes and non-athletes is now available at select outdoor locations in the Lawrenceville, Suwanee, Buford and Dacula areas. Sessions range from one to two hours. Program elements are designed to challenge and improve strength, endurance, power, flexibility, fat loss, agility and injury prevention. For more specific sport or need-based applications, individual sessions are also available. For more information, call Patrick O'Flaherty at 678-698-3963.
Through October: Performance Training Inc. at Suwanee Sports Academy offers speed, agility and quickness training for athletes across multiple sports. For more information, call Dustin Wolf at 770-614-6686 ext. 121 or visit www.ssasports.com
Through September: A wrestling strength and conditioning clinic for athletes in grades 8 to 12 runs though September at the Wellness Performance Institute in Suwanee. Sessions are 6 to 7 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays and costs $150 per month. Enrollment is limited. Call 770-814-9115 to register or e-mail email@example.com.
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