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Bobby Gilley Memorial Golf Tournament
The Robert “Bobby” Gilley Memorial Golf Tournament will be held Friday, August 15 at 2 p.m. at the Elks Country Club in McDermott. Entry fee is $250 for a team of four or $62.50 for individuals. Entry fee includes golf, soft drinks and a picnic lunch. Mulligans and skirts are $20 (one per person), and skins are $20 per team (all donations accepted). The event is also seeking hole sponsors ($100). Contact Dee Jackson with questions at (740) 354-3283.
Hat-Tricks for Hodgkins Soccer Tournament
The Hat-Trick for Hodgkins Soccer Tournament will be held August 16 at Minford High School Soccer Field.
This year’s proceeds will be donated to the Leukemia Lymphoma Society (Cincinnati Chapter). The money will help fund lifesaving research and provide information and support to patients throughout their cancer journey.
To participate in the tournament and receive a Hat-Tricks for Hodgkins 2014 T-Shirt, contact Bryan Smith at 740-821-2441 or Nate Bennington at 740-357-5869.
Adams County Fall Basketball League
The 2nd Annual Adams County Fall Basketball League will start August 23rd for boys and girls in grades 3-4, 5-6 and 7-8. The Cost is $45 a player, which includes a T-shirt and five weekends of games. For more information or to register, contact Ted Pennington at 937-549-0021 or at 740-981-9406. The league is open to all students regardless of attending school. Sign up individually or as a team.
West Sports Complex Fall Basketball League
The West Sports Complex will be holding a fall basketball league for boys and girls in grades 3-6. The seven-week season will be played on Sundays starting on September 14. 3rd and 4th grade girls will begin play at noon, 3rd and 4th grade boys will play at 1:30, 5th and 6th grade girls will play at 3:30 and 5th and 6th grade boys will play at 5. Cost is $40 per player, and teams must have at least seven players. For more info, contact Steve at (740) 352-1822.
Buckeye Elite Travel Softball Tryouts
The Buckeye Elite softball team will hold tryouts for its 9U and 14U teams on Sunday, August 17. Tryouts will take place at Shawnee State Softball Field in West Portsmouth. Registration begins at 1:30 p.m. for 9U and 4:30 for 14U. Tryouts begin at 2 for 9U and 5 for 14U. For questions about the 9U team, contact Steve at (740) 352-1822. For questions about the 14U team, contact Chris at (740) 710-1495.
Eighth Annual Ohio Middle School Cross Country State Championships
Registration is now open for the 8th Annual Ohio Middle School and Elementary Cross Country State Championships. The Event will be held at Groveport Madison High School on October 19. The first thousand athletes to register will receive a free sports bag.
With almost a thousand athletes competing in 2013, the event has become the largest meet of its kind in the state. Runners in grades four through eight can enter as a team or sign up as an individual.
Entry Deadline is October 16. Rooms are still available at our host hotel the Fort Rapids Indoor Waterpark Resort, located on the same road as the state meet. Pre-Check in will be at the hotel on Saturday night from 5:00 to 7:00.
To register or for more info go to crosscountry.org