Wednesday, April 26, 2017

SPORTS EVENTS >> 4-26-17


 CABOT HOSTING  REGISTRATION AND TRYOUTS SUNDAY

The Cabot-Centennial Bank American Legion baseball team is hosting tryouts and registration at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Cabot Sports Complex, Field 9. Cabot is the defending Class Double-A state champion and will compete in four tournaments this year, including the Keith Hagen All-American Classic in Memphis and the Mid-America Show Series at UALR. Cabot will also appear in the Sheridan Wood Bat Classic, one of the larest wood bat tournaments in the South. “These tournaments offer great opportunities for players to be seen by scouts and coaches,” according to the announcement.

For more information, visit www.hometeamsonline.com/teams/default.asp?u=CABOTAMERICANLEGION&s=baseball&p=home, or call 501-605-6890.

MEETING FOR GWATNEY LEGION AT DUPREE

Jacksonville American Legion baseball coach Bob Hickingbotham will hold a meeting at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, weather permiting, for anyone interested in playing for the Jacksonville-Gwatney Chevrolet American Legion baseball team this summer. There will be no tryouts.

The meeting is open to anyone in the Jacksonville area ages 14-19 who are interested in playing. It will be held at Hickingbotham Field at Dupree Park. Parents are also welcome.

For more information, call Hickingbotham at 501-410-2778.
LIONS CLUB HOSTING GOLF TOURNAMENT ON JUNE 16

The Jacksonville Lions Club will hold its 36th annual Golf Scramble at Southern Oaks Golf Course on Friday, June 16. The format is a 4-person scramble. Registration is $100 per person and includes range balls, greens fee, cart and unlimited on-course beverages. Mulligans and skirts will be available for $5 at registration. The deadline to register is June 13.

Sponsorships are also available for $700, $300 and $150.

For more information, call Dianne Williams at 501-912-4343 or email bobdiw2@gmail.com. Or call Bob Lester at 501-680-0815 or email blester33@comcast.net.