Athletics

Feb. 17: The Brookwood community plans to honor longtime Bronco athletic director and head football coach Dave Hunter with a celebration dinner on Feb. 17. All friends, colleagues and former players of Hunter are invited to attend the event, which will be at the Gwinnett Marriott on Pleasant Hill Road. For more information or to purchase tickets to the dinner, go www.brookwoodbroncos.org or contact Marc Cain at mcainbia@bbia.net.

Baseball

Through February: Windward Baseball Academy is offering private lessons for children 7 and older. For more information go online to www.windwardbaseball.com or send e-mails to windwardbb@adelphia.net.

Through February: A local umpire association is looking for baseball umpires for youth games in the Grayson area. Experience is helpful but not mandatory and training is available. All applicants must be at least 17 years old. For more information, call David Simmons at 404-502-6400.

Basketball

Feb. 11: The Georgia Hawks boys AAU Basketball Association will hold tryouts for all its 2007 boys teams from 1-5 p.m. at Richards Middle School in Lawrenceville. In order to try out, please register online at

www.georgiahawks.net.

Feb. 11: The Georgia Basketball Club will be hosting tryouts for its Atlanta Heat boys teams the include 9-and-under, 10-and-under, 11-and-under and 12-and-under. Tryouts will be held at the Victory Church Gymnasium located at 1170 N. Hairston Road in Stone Mountain from 4 to 6 p.m. For more information, call Roger Polk at 404-247-2355, or visit the Web at www.gabasketballclub.com.

Through Feb. 15: The Georgia Stars 10-and-under black AAU team is seeking players. For more information, e-mail coach Aaron Carter at acarter285@yahoo.com or call (706) 351-3553.

Feb. 19: On Court Player Development at Suwanee Sports Academy begins on Feb. 19. For more information, call Mike Brown 678-541-0176 or visit www.ssasports.com.

Through February: The Georgia Hawks 11-and-under girls AAU basketball team is holding tryouts. For tryout information, call 770-271-7068 or 770-601-6464 or email hartpaula@bellsouth.net.

March 2: The Future Stars Basketball League at Suwanee Sports Academy for boys grades 3 through 10 and girls grades 4 through 9 begins March 2. This is a nine week program. For more information, call Mike Brown at 678-541-0176 or visit www.ssasports.com.

March 4: The Rising Stars Basketball League at Suwanee Sports Academy for boys in kindergarten to second grade and girls in kindergarten to third grade. This a week-long program. For more information, call Mike Brown at 678-541-0176 or visit www.ssasports.com.

June 4-8: The five-day Nike/Elite Hoops Basketball Camp will be held at Shiloh High School. For more information, call 1-800-NIKE-CAMP or go online to

www.ussportscamps.com

Football

Feb. 17: The Sleeping Giants program will hold a combine for senior football players from all Gwinnett County high schools and surrounding areas. The combine is specifically for football players looking to continue playing below the Division 1 level. No Division 1 coaches were invited to the event. For more information, visit www.sleepinggiants.org or call Mary Hinds at 404-326-2608.

Through March: Big Game Football is offering offseason football training, from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Former NFL players will be instructing the camp. The cost is $159 per month and space is limited. Call 678-939-1533 to register or send e-mails to biggame@hotmail.com.

March 17: The South Gwinnett Athletic Association will hold registration for football and football cheerleading from 10 am. to 2 p.m. Registration will be held in the main concession meeting room at South Gwinnett Park. For more information, call Tim Gaines at 404-570-7422 or e-mail

tgaines@sgaasports.com.

March 17, May 19, June 16: South Gwinnett Football Associate will have registration for the fall football season from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the SGAA Park office. Registration is for children ages 6 through eighth grade. Online registration will be open from March 17-June 16 at www.sgaasports.com. For more information, call 404-570-7422.

Through March: South Gwinnett Youth football is looking for coaches for eighth grade and all other age groups. For more information, call Billy Rabon at 404-925-9085.

Golf

Through March 15: The Peachtree Ridge Foundation is hosting its fourth annual Lions Classic Golf and Silent Auction at TPC Sugarloaf on March 26. This tournament serves as one of the vehicles to provide funding needed for schools in the Peachtree Ridge cluster. Register by Jan. 31 for the early bird discount. The Peachtree Ridge Foundation is a Georgia nonprofit corporation recognized as tax-exempt. For more information, call 678-957-3166.

June 18: The American Cancer Society will host its annual Swing Fore a Cure Golf Classic at Hawk Ridge Country Club in Ball Ground. Tee-time is set for 11 a.m. and registraion begins at 9 a.m. The event is open to golfers of any skill level. To register in advance call 770-814-0123 or go online to www.swingforeacure.org.

Lacrosse

Feb. 15: Greater Atlanta Christian School's boys and girls lacrosse teams will be holding the Red-Black Scrimmage game at Spartan Stadium at 5:00 for the boys and 6:30 for the girls. Admission is a canned good or other non-perishable item. The items collected will be donated to the Norcross Cooperative Ministry.

Soccer

Through February: The U14 boys Georgia FC Challenge team is seeking field players for select spring soccer. Call Jose Carrera 678-343-5206 or e-mail carre6jo@aol.com for more information.

Softball

Through Feb. 7: Collins Hill 14U fastpitch softball is looking for a strong position player and one pitcher to fill the '07 roster. Call Jack Shelton at 770-945-6262 or e-mail jackshelton@mindspring.com for information.

Aug. 19: The Worth Cobras are hosting softball tryouts for ages 10 to 16 at Rhodes Jordan Park. For more information and for times call 770-331-2960 or 678-698-3294.

Volleyball

Feb. 7: The VolleyStars at Suwanee Sports Academy for girls and boys grades 6 to 8 begins Feb. 7. For more information, call Christy Howard at 770-614-6686 ext. 106 or visit www.ssasports.com.

Feb. 7: The High School Volleyball League at Suwanee Sports Academy for girls grades 9 to 12 begins Feb. 7. For more information, call Christy Howard at 770-614-6686 ext. 106 or visit www.ssasports.com.