Feb. 3: The Berkeley Baseball Academy will hold preseason workouts for
middle and high school baseball players from 1 to 3 p.m. For more
information, call Lou at 770-441-2242 or visit
Feb. 10: Renz Baseball will host a four week hitting and pitching clinic for
players ages 7-12 through March 2. Cost is $100 for one, $180 for two. For
more information or to register, call 770-271-4554.
Through February: Kansas City Royals minor-leaguer Brad McCann, a Duluth
grad, is giving private hitting and fielding instruction this offseason at
both the Windward Baseball Academy and at Chipper Jones' 10th Inning. McCann
is the brother of Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann. For more information,
call Windward at 770-619-3303 or 10th Inning at 678-714-1000.
Through February: The Renz Baseball Academy is holding an eight week winter
high school hitting and pitching program. Cost is $450 and the program runs
either Sunday-Wednesday or Monday-Thursday. Available times include 3, 4 or
5 p.m. For more information, call 770-271-4554 or visit Renzbaseball.com.
Through February : i9 Sports is holding registration for coed spring baseball
for children ages 4-9. For more information or to register visit
www.i9sports.com or call 678-472-2142.
Feb. 10, 17: The Georgia Hawks seventh and eighth grade girls basketball
teams will hold tryouts from 6 to 7:30 p.m. for seventh graders and 7:30 to
9 p.m. for eighth graders at Monarch School in Duluth. For more information,
call Paula or Mike at (770) 601-6464 and (770) 271-7068 or e-mail
Feb. 11: The Suwanee Sports Academy's SWISH! - a competitive shooting league
begins for boys grades 3-12 and girls grades 6-9. SWISH! is for teams of 3
to 5 players who will compete in a series of shooting contests against other
teams. Cost is $75 for an individual registration or $200 per team of 3 to 5
players. For more information, call Kirk Jones at 770-614-6686, ext. 123 or
Through February: The 13-and-under Georgia Hawks are holding tryouts for the
upcoming season. To register or for more information, visit
www.georgiahawks.net or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Through February: The Georgia Titans basketball team is looking for players
for its 10-and-under to 16-and-under travel teams. For more information,
call Louis Smith at 770-845-2670, Danny Garcia at 404-246-3024 or visit
March 1, 2: The Georgia Elite 15-and-under girls basketball team will host
tryouts at Mt. Carmel Christian Church in Stone Mountain from 2-3:30 p.m.
Candidates will be required both days. For more information and directions,
Through March 9: The Atlanta Celtics girls basketball team will hold tryouts
at the Doraville Arena in Doraville. For more information on tryout dates
and times, visit www.atlantaladyceltics.org or call Scot Waldrop at
Through February: i9 Sports is holding registration for cheerleading in
Suwanee and Sugar Hill for ages 4-10. For more information or to register
visit www.i9sports.com or call 678-472-2142.
July 12: The Buford Trout Hatchery in Cumming will host a beginning
fly-fishing clinic for boys and girls ages 10-15 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The clinic will provide everything from basic instruction, equipment, knots,
insect identification and fly-casting. Cost is $15 and lunch will be
provided, but the clinic is limited to the first 36 who register. For more
information or to register, call Carl Riggs of the Upper Chattahoochee
Chapter of Trout Unlimited at 678-371-7191, e-mail email@example.com or
Feb. 2: The Georgia Force High School Football program will hold
registration for the 2008 season from 9 a.m. to noon at First Baptist Church
in Sugar Hill. For more information call Scott Willis at 770-531-1499 ext.
401 or visit www.forcehighschoolfootball.com.
Through February: i9 Sports is holding registration for spring coed flag
football for children ages 5-14. For more information or to register visit
www.i9sports.com or call 678-472-2142.
March 31: The 5th Annual Peachtree Ridge Lions Golf Classic will be held at
the TPC-Sugarloaf to benefit all schools in the Peachtree Ridge cluster. For
more information, call Lynn Brunatti at 678-957-3166. There is a special
early rate for teams that register before Feb. 15.
Feb. 2: The EXTERRA Trail Running Series will start its year with the
Runnin' the Rocks 10K Trail Run at the Georgia International Horse Park in
Conyers. The race begins at 8:30 a.m. with registration opening at 6:30 a.m.
Cost is $40. For more information e-mail Tim Schroer at firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit www.dirtyspokes.com.
Feb. 2: The Lawrenceville Youth Association is holding its registration for
its spring softball season at Rhodes Jordan Park from 10 to 2 p.m. Cost is
$125 and includes uniform. Online registration available through Feb. 2 at
www.lyasports.com. The league is also seeking parents interested in coaching
this season. For more information, call Matt Hardin at 770-856-0657.
Feb. 23: Edgewater subdivision in Suwanee will host a round-robin tennis
tournament to help raise money for the Jarrett Boston Foundation at Georgia
College and State University. The men's division will start at 9 a.m., the
women's at 11:30 a.m. and an open division at 2 p.m. Cost is $50 and
includes a T-shirt, bag tags and a gift bag. Space is limited. For more
information, call Denise Young at 770-962-7098 or Mary Beth Greenstone at