Through February: Windward Baseball Academy is offering private lessons for children 7 and older. For more information go online to or send e-mails to

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.

March 24: The Auburn Dixie youth baseball and softball teams will host their opening day March 24. Activities provided by Braves Around Town. Activities are only for Auburn Dixie Youth players and their siblings only. For more information call 678-887-5702, email or online at


Feb. 19, 21, 25: The Georgia Hawks Boys AAU Basketball Association will be holding tryouts for our 16- and 17-and under boys tournament teams. Tryouts will be held at Richards Middle School in Lawrenceville and Bunten Road Park in Duluth. For more information, visit

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

Feb. 18, 25: The Georgia Titans Basketball Club will be holding tryouts for boys basketball players 10-and-under and 15-and-under. Coaching positions are also available. For more information, call Louis Smith at 770-845-2670 or Danny Garcia at 404-246-3024.

Feb. 18, 25: The Metro Atlanta Gladiators AAU and YBOA Basketball teams are holding tryouts for 16- and 17-and-under. Tryouts will be from 3-6 p.m. at Lenora Park Gym in Snellville. For more information call 770-630-6890.

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

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

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

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

Through March 15: The Gwinnett Force Basketball Association is forming teams for the 2007 AAU and YBOA season. Ages range from 10-17 and coaches are also needed. For more information, contact Brandon Terry at 678-614-0842 or by at email

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


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

March 10-11: The Georgia Elite 14-and-under AAU girls basketball organization will be holding tryouts for the upcoming season. Tryouts will be at Mt. Carmel Christian Church in Lilburn from 2 to 3:30 pm. For more information, call Tim Ellis at 706-483-1962 or Lynn Carroll at 678-793-2411.

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

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 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.


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


Feb. 24: The 27th running of The Charles Harris Run for Leukemia begins at 7:45 a.m. for both the one-mile and the 10K. Interested runners may register in advance online at or at Fleet Feet, Phiddippides or Big Peach Running Company. Day-of registration begins at 6 a.m. at Tucker High School. The event is also looking for volunteers to help before, during and after the race. For more information or to volunteer, contact Melissa Harris at 770-495-8557 or sent e-mails to


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 for more information.

March 10: Soccer Dynamics is holding weekly Soccer Dynamo indoor clinics for ages 3-12, beginning March 10. Sessions are offered Monday, Wednesday and Saturday at the Silverbacks Sports Center in Suwannee and Friday and Saturday at the Sugarloaf Fitness Club in Suwanee. For more information, contact theSilverbacks Sports Center at 678-714-7454 or online at


Through March: The Auburn Dixie Youth league are forming team for 12-and-under and 14-and under.No experience necessary. For more information, call 678-887-5702 or email

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.

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