Kingsway Baptist Church plans 3-on-3 tourney April 27

April 22, 2013 

On April 27, Kingsway Baptist Church will host a three-on-three basketball tournament for local teens at their new church location, at 5030 Fewell Road in Lake Wylie.

The tournament will be hosted in conjunction with National Hoops Ministries. Registration will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. and games will begin at 10 a.m. The cost is $40 per team. There will be two age divisions, Junior Varsity, for ages 12 to 15; and Varsity, for ages 16 to 19. Winners will compete for a free camp scholarship and other prizes.

Teams can register online at or call 864-237-2086.


York Place hosts golf tourney

The Gene Knight “Play for the Child” Golf Tournament will be June 7 at Spring Lake Country Club, York.

Entry fee is $100 per person, which includes greens fee, cart, flight prizes, two mulligans, two closest to the pin, barbecue and a York Place golf shirt. Registration is at 9:30 a.m. with an 11 a.m. shotgun start. Prizes are at 4 p.m.

Call Shirley Goss at 803-684-4011, Ext. 1023, or email


LWAA looking for volunteers

Lake Wylie Athletic Association is in need of volunteers for concessions at Bethel Elementary School and grass cutting/weed spraying at Crowders Creek Elementary School. Anyone interested can call 803-631-5161.

Baseball team needs players

The S.C. Shockers 13U baseball team is looking for players for the spring/summer season. There is a 10- to 11-player max roster so all the players will get ample playing time.

Practices and games will begin after the school season. Fees are low and travel is minimal. To tryout or for more information, please call or text 803-610-2992 or email


Swim with Piranhas

The Palisades Piranhas swim team is holding registration through May 6. Swimmers must be 18 or younger as of June 1 and be able to swim the length of the pool to be eligible.

The team’s new head coach is Cynthia Roeth.

Costs is $100 for club members, and $75 for each additional sibling; or $125 for non-club members, and $100 for each sibling. Team caps at 100 swimmers.

Sponsorships are available by calling 803-322-4759. Visit for more information.


Join Fun 4 Four tourney

Registration is open for the Fun 4 Four tennis tournament at River Hills Country Club being held May 31-June 2. You do not have to be a member of River Hills Country Club to play. Format is team of four players (two men and two women).

Play men’s doubles, ladies doubles and two mixed doubles matches. Play each team in your flight - 6.0, 6.5, 7.0, 7.5, 8.0 or 8.5/9.0. Each doubles will be a regular set with a tiebreaker at 5-5.

Cost is $55 per person and includes complimentary lunch each day, beverages, tournament T-shirt and prizes for top team in each flight. Applications are available at Call 803-831-1493 for more information.


Doughnut Dash May 11 in Charlotte

24 Hours of Booty Inc. will be the beneficiary of the inaugural Krispy Kreme Doughnut Dash starting at 7:30 a.m. May 11 in Charlotte.

The 4.8-mile race starts and ends on Greenwich Drive in Cotswold, near the Krispy Kreme.

During this non-sanctioned 4.8-mile run/walk, participants have the option of signing up as a competitive or recreational runner.

Registration costs $35 through May 8. There is no event-day registration. Visit Proceeds support the 24 Hours of Booty charity cycling event to fight cancer.

Cannoli Run May 18 in Fort Mill

The first Cannoli Run will begin at 8:30 a.m. May 18 at St. Philip Neri Church during the 18th annual Italian Festival. Half of the proceeds will go to Fort Mill Care Center.

Trophied divisions are senior 60 and older, adult 16 to 59 and junior 7 to 15.

Cost is $25 for adults, $15 for seniors. Advance registration includes T-shirt and gift bag.

The 1-mile family fun run is a $5 donation.

The 100-yard dash is free with prizes for children ages 6 and younger.

Register online at

to register.


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