Hole-in-one for Condrich
Russ Condrich had a hole-in-one Saturday, Jan. 3, on the fourth hole at the Carolina Lakes Golf Club in Indian Land. He hit the 163-yard shot with a seven iron. This was Condrich's third ace.
Checkers sales help cats in need
The St. Francis Animal Rescue Center, a no-kill, cage-free shelter for homeless felines in York County, is now selling tickets for the Charlotte Checkers game on Saturday, Jan. 24, (no NFL games that weekend) for $15 each. Proceeds help support the shelter. To purchase a ticket, or for more information, call 704-299-8450 or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Spring tennis teams forming
USTA spring 2009 tennis teams are forming now in York County. The cost is $20 for the season, plus any applicable court fees. USTA membership is required. For more information, e-mail tennis@tegacaygolf club.com or call 835-0530.
Pop Warner organizing
York County Pop Warner is looking to expand into Fort Mill and Tega Cay in 2009. A league meeting for those interested will be held in January.
For more information, call 389-8176 or e-mail email@example.com.
Leroy Springs Recreation needs officials for baseball, soccer and softball in the spring. Contact David Green at davidgreen@leroysprings. com or call 547-4575.
Also, the Tega Cay Parks and Rec is in search of Little League umpires and soccer officials. Applicants should be at least 14 years old. Compensation varies from $15 to $30. For more information, call Joey Blethen 548-3516 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sign up for youth, teen sports
Tega Cay Parks and Recreation is running spring registration until Saturday, Feb. 14. Sign up for Little League Baseball (ages 3-15), ASA Softball (8-12) and Youth Soccer (3-15). All registration is done online at tegacayrec.com. For more information, call Joey Blethen 548-3516 or e-mail email@example.com.
Showmars helps IL teams
Showmars in Indian Land has partnered with the Indian Land Athletic Booster Club again this year to offer Booster Club Nights. A portion of their proceeds from these nights are donated to the club and used to fund scholarships to student athletes at Indian Land High School. The dates are: Jan. 13, Feb. 10, March 10, April 21 and May 12.
Bricks for baseball
The Indian Land High School baseball team is selling two sizes of engraved bricks to be displayed on a new brick wall backstop and walkway. Proceeds will help fund the new backstop, new fencing around the batting cage, new infield dirt, and landscaping around the field. Standard bricks will sell for $50, $75 for larger bricks. Forms are available at www.indianlandbaseball.com and through the athletic department. Make checks out to: Indian Land Booster Club - Baseball Fundraiser.
Playball has teamed up with Leroy Springs Recreation Complex to offer sports classes to students enrolled in the F.L.Y.E.R.S. afterschool program. Playball is an international child development company coaching children for more than 20 years. Classes are for boys and girls of all abilities and utilize a variety of activities and games to teach skills used in basketball, baseball, football, soccer, hockey, tennis and volleyball. Parents of F.L.Y.E.R.S. children can register at the complex, either in person or by calling 547-4575. Registration costs $35 per month. Age-appropriate classes will be held weekly at each elementary school -- Monday at Gold Hill, Tuesday at Fort Mill, Wednesday at Springfield and Riverview and Friday at Orchard Park. You can also find out more about Playball by calling Derick Wilder at (803) 487-4687.
For self defense, sport, fitness and fun, try this ancient martial art offered at the Leroy Springs Recreation Complex. Learn body movement and control involving the skilled application of punches, kicks, blocks and dodges. Kicking Dragons (ages 4-7 years of age) meet Tuesday/Thursday, 6:15-7 p.m. Beginner classes are Tuesday/Thursday, 7 p.m. Advanced classes are Tuesday/Thursday, 8 p.m. Fee: $45 per month for members and $55 for non-members.
--compiled by staff