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Local sports roundup: 8/17/2014


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Swim Club will conduct no-cut tryouts/evaluations

Donner Swim Club will conduct no-cut tryouts/evaluations for new swimmers and Donner swimmers who wish to move up to the next team from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday at Columbus North’s Chick Newell Natatorium.

Swimmers should show up ready to swim with a suit, goggles and towel anytime during the tryout/evaluation period. The session will take about 20 minutes.

More information, including a parent guide and forms that need to be completed, is available at donner swimclub.org. Call 812-376-4233 with questions.

Bowling center to conduct

Junior League sign-ups

Columbus Bowling Center will conduct Junior Bowling League sign-ups from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday.

The league will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sept. 6 and is open to ages 4 to 20. There will be three age divisions.

For more information, call 812-372-7857.

Columbus Flag Football

accepting registration

Friday is the first registration deadline for the Fall ’14 Columbus Flag Football League. League officials will be at Fourth Street Bar and Grill from 5 to 8 p.m. that day taking registration, which will be $550 for men’s teams and $350 for women’s teams.

After that, the fees will be $650 for men’s teams and $450 for women’s teams by Aug. 29. The season begins Sept. 7.

For more information, contact Larry Anthony, columbusflagfootball@

gmail.com.

Seymour fall softball registration continues

Seymour Parks and Recreation Fall Open Softball League registration will continue through Monday. League play begins Sept. 8 and will feature games Monday and Wednesday evenings at Gaiser Park and Freeman Field.

The registration fee is $505 for a 15-player team. For more information, call the Seymour Parks Office, 812-522-6420.

Seymour team hosting

baseball tryouts this week

The Seymour Bats will host tryouts for the 2015 10U baseball team from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Kasting Park in Seymour and from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Shields Park in Seymour.

Players must turn 11 after May 1 to qualify for 10U. For more information, contact Jason Longmeier, 812-521-5191 or longmeierj@scsc.k12.in.us.

Sprint with the Spirit 5K scheduled for Saturday

St. Peter’s Lutheran

School will host the Sprint with the Spirit 5K run/walk at 8 a.m. Saturday.

Registration is $20 with a T-shirt or $15 without a T-shirt by Saturday, or $25 with a T-shirt or $20 without a T-shirt after Saturday and is available at signmeup.com/100573.

State 5K championships scheduled for this week

USA Track and Field will host the Indiana Association 5K Championship on Saturday at St. Maria Goretti Church

in Westfield.

There will be championships for youth, open and masters, with $2,000 in prize money awarded for the open and masters winners.

For more information about the Born2Run 5K, visit born2run5k.org.

Columbus Crush resets baseball team tryouts

The Columbus Crush Baseball tryouts that were postponed Aug. 10 have been rescheduled for Aug. 24 at the same time and location.

For more information, contact Terrill Paradise, ttbljparadise@aol.com.

The Rick Powell Memorial Golf Scramble will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 24 at Clifty Creek. Food will be provided at 1 p.m.

Cost is $50 per person or $200 per team, with proceeds benefiting the Powell family. Hole sponsorships are available for $50, and mulligans

are $5.

For more information, call Clifty Creek, 812-372-6031.

Columbus Lacrosse Club

to host pickup sessions

The Columbus Lacrosse Club will host Fall Drop-In Lacrosse pickup sessions

from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. every Monday in September for boys and girls in Grade 5 through high school.

Players should meet in the grassy area at Donner Park between the pool and Chestnut Street. There is no charge,

and lacrosse equipment will be provided.

Scholarship softball tourney set for September

The Cole Weddle Scholarship Small Ball Bash will be Sept. 20-21 at Lincoln Park. The men’s tournament will begin at 8 a.m. Sept. 20, and the coed tourney will start at noon Sept. 21.

Cost is $150 per team. Three games are guaranteed.

To register, or for more information, call Adam Fish, 812-552-6580; Kyle Wampler, 812-657-2356; or Tim Weddle, 812-344-2983.

Fall event to feature golf, ATV and motorcycle rides

The Harmon Group’s Joy of Giving Fall Event will be Sept. 20 with a golf tournament and ATV and motorcycle rides.

The golf tournament will be at noon at St. Anne’s. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. Cost is $500 per team.

The ATV ride will be from 11:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. beginning at Sand Creek Elementary. Registration will begin at 10 a.m. Cost is $30 for a single rider or $50 for a couple.

The motorcycle ride

will be from noon to 4 p.m. beginning at Mann’s Harley-Davidson in Edinburgh. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. Cost is $30 for a single rider or $50 for a couple.

The events will conclude with a dinner at 5 p.m. at St. Anne’s. Cost for dinner only

is $10 for adults, $5 for children and free for children

2 and younger.

To register and pay with Visa or Master Card, call 812-346-2048 and talk to Lori or Lindy. Sponsorships are also available. For more information, call Harmon Construction, 812-346-2048.

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