Archive for Thursday, August 24, 2006

Our town sports

August 24, 2006


¢ Roll Workout: Fred Roll Workout's second session of classes at First Serve will run through Aug. 31. The Tuesday and Thursday beginning fitness program is geared toward eventual weight training. For information, call 331-8200 or e-mail

¢ Soccer Sessions: VIP Sports Soccer training sessions are available. For information, go to

¢ Fall Baseball: Registration forms for fall U-12, U-14 and U-17 baseball league under the auspices of the city and the Holcom Baseball Assn. are available at Holcom Rec Center as well as at For information, call Mike Mattan at 760-0194 or Lee Ice at 832-7940.

¢ Speed Clinic: Former Kentucky All-American sprinter Christian Adair will conduct a speed clinic Sept. 4-6 at the Lawrence High track. The clinic is open to all ages and all sports participants. For information, call (859) 519-7431.

¢ Jets Baseball Tryouts: Open tryouts for the Lawrence Jets 10U baseball team will be held on Sept. 9 at Youth Sports, Inc. field No. 4 from 12:30-2:30 p.m. For more information call Kent Houk at 691-5551 or email questions to

¢ Sport 2 Sport Baseball: Fall youth baseball leagues at Sport 2 Sport will begin with a Fall Classic scheduled over the Labor Day weekend. For information, call Nick Fergus at 843-4263.

¢ Outlaws Baseball Tryouts: U-14 SCABA AAA Baseball will conduct tryouts for next season. For more information, contact Alan Barr at (785) 841-1234 or email to

¢ Tennis clinics: Applications are being accepted for tennis clinics conducted by Kirsty Elliott at Seabury Academy.

Programs available are for 4-5 1â2-year-olds (9:30 a.m. Monday, 3 p.m. Monday and 3 p.m. Wednesday), first- to fifth-graders (4:30 p.m. Monday, 4:30 p.m. Wednesday) and sixth- to eighth-graders (5:30 p.m. Monday, 5:30 p.m. Wednesday).

Adult lessons will be at 7 p.m. Mondays (beginners) and Wednesday (intermediates and advanced) for a drop-in clinincs, in which you pay only for the nights you attend.

Interested parties should contact Elliott at 841-0636 or by e-mail at

Elliott is tennis coach at Seabury Academy. She has 25 years of playing experience, which includes playing on a tennis scholarship for the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Her experience in teaching spans 17 years.

¢ Hole-in-one: Chris Anderson recently aced No. 17 at Eagle Bend Golf Course. He used a 9-iron on the 126-yard hole. Tom Dennis, Jim Hill, and Mike Everett witnessed the shot.


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