Sports Briefs

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, May 20, 2003


A two-person scramble golf tournament will be held at the Evans Barnes Golf Course on the campus of LBW Community College in Andalusia on Saturday, June 14. The cost of the tournament is $60 per team. The registration fee includes a complimentary lunch for participating teams. The tournament will consist of two flights and is open to the first 20 paid teams. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top four finishers. For more information contact Scott Crum at 222-8400.


The Andalusia High School Bulldog Booster Club will hold a meeting Monday, June 16 at 6:30 p.m. The meeting will be held at the Umpire's Shack at the Andalusia Softball Complex.


A Powerchair Soccer League is forming. Anyone interested in the league should contact J.J. Seice at 222-3512. Powerchair soccer is played with four people per team using an oversized soccer ball on a basketball court.


The Alabama State Champion Wallace-Dothan Lady Governors will host a softball camp June 18-20. The camp will be held on the campus of Wallace-Dothan in Dothan. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to noon each day. Campers will be schooled in the fundamentals of hitting, fielding, pitching and base running. Campers are asked to bring their own glove and shoes. Bats will be provided if needed. For more information contact Buddy Boyle at (334) 983-3521 ext. 2216.


The sixth annual Blueberry Festival Classic USSSA Class D&E Softball Tournament will be held in Brewton on June 21. There is a $125 entry fee. For more information contact Al Wood at (850) 232-6169 or Tommy Thompson at (251) 809-0133.


The American Legion Post 80 baseball players and their parents are selling Boston butts for $20 each. The proceeds from the sale of the Boston butts will be donated to the Michael Couch Memorial Scholarship Fund. The Boston butts may be picked up beginning Thursday, July 3. Checks should be made payable to the Michael Couch Scholarship Fund. For more information about purchasing a Boston butt contact Faye Sightler at 222-8000.


The Brewton Police Department will host a softball tournament on July 5 at O'Bannon Park in Brewton. For more information contact Robbie at (251) 867-6860 or (251) 867-1914.


LBW Community College will hold a basketball camp for children ages 8 to 16 July 7-11 from 8:30 a.m. to noon each day in the Seth Hammett Gymnasium on the school campus. The cost of the camp is $40 per student. Registration will be held the first day of the camp. Each camper will receive a T-shirt. The camp instructors will be LBW Head Basketball Coach Ricky Knight and Andalusia High School Head Basketball Coach Richard Robertson. For more information contact Ricky Knight at 222-6591 ext. 2202.