Kids ages 11-14 can try out for new baseball team
The new York County Rivals travel baseball organization is looking for baseball players for the 11U and 14U age group. All prospective players must register prior to the start of the tryouts, scheduled for 3 p.m. Dec. 13 at Leroy Springs Complex Field 1.
Fort Mill Middle School needs wrestlers
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The Fort Mill Middle School wrestling team invites students of all skills levels, from novice to advanced, to join.
Wrestlers are needed in all 14 weight classes, from 85 pounds to heavyweight.
Football players, particularly linemen and linebackers, are encouraged to try wrestling as a way to work on strength and agility while training for next football season. Practice is 5:30-7 p.m. Monday-Friday in the Fort Mill High School wrestling room.
Fort Mill Mudders calls for members
Fort Mill resident Rod Imhoff has formed the Fort Mill Mudders club to give local athletes an opportunity to meet new challenges.
“Mud” refers to a variety of obstacle races.
“The mud competitions are about challenging yourself regardless of your fitness or experience background,” Imhoff said. “They are designed to be challenging at multiple levels. Mud challenges are a combination of distance and obstacles that will challenge both runners and strength athletes.”
The Fort Mill Mudders club is designed for anyone who has completed or is considering a mud run. Members will train and compete together.
“Training together, we will push each other to achieve individual and club goals by sharing opportunities, locations for training, and tips on obstacles,” Imhoff said.
Carolina Dragons brings rugby
The Dragons, a local rugby team, has a dedicated facility on Clanton Road at Interstate 77 in Charlotte.
The team is looking to build the program, including a squad for girls and women.
Find the team on Facebook by searching for Carolina Dragons at Fort Mill or email email@example.com.
Future Falcons can fly with players
The Nation Ford High Future Falcons program is for children age 6-13 interested in football.
Participants will have the opportunity to run through the tunnel with the team before a varsity home game, play flag football on the field during a practice and eat ice cream with the team.
Members will be assigned a senior football player as their host to show them around the field and locker room and answer questions.
Details: KuhnM@fort-mill.k12.sc.us or ymca.org.
Registration open for lacrosse club
The Fort Mill Lacrosse Club offers teams for boys age 15 and younger and girls in second to eighth grade.Details: fmlacrosse.com.
Indian Land High boosters seek help
The Indian Land High School Athletic Booster Club is selling program advertisements, corporate signs, memberships and season passes.
Details: Michael Mayer, 803-548-9452, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Train at the Y with Fitness 101
Fitness 101 at the Fort Mill YMCA is a course designed for anyone wanting to get leaner, stronger and in shape.
Get the information needed to meet fitness goals by addressing issues including proper breathing, range of motion and exercise selection.
The $5 course meets 9 a.m. the third Saturday of each month.