Run Splash Dash June 8 in Lake Wylie

May 28, 2013 

The Lake Wylie Chamber of Commerce’s Splash Dash 10K and 5K will be June 8 at River Hills Plantation.

The races begin at 8 a.m. CMC-Steele Creek is the premiere sponsor.

Registration costs $20 for either race, or $10 for the walk. Visit to register.

Call 803-831-2827 for more information.


Camps offered

in June, July

Clover High School Boys Basketball Coach Bailey Jackson announces two summer camps for youth.

“Little Eagles” basketball camp is from 9-11:30 a.m. June 10-13 at Clover High School for students who have completed grades K5-sixth.

The cost is $55.

Along with the Clover Recreation Department, the third annual Basketball 101 Academy will be held from 9-11 a.m. July 8-11 at Oakridge Middle School for students who have completed K5-seventh grade. The cost is $50.

Call 803-810-8215 for more information and to obtain a registration form.


Join Fun 4 Four tourney

Registration is open for the Fun 4 Four tennis tournament at River Hills Country Club being held Friday-Sunday, 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.

Club holding junior tennis programs

River Hills Country Club’s after school Junior Tennis Program for children ages 4 and older runs through June 6.

Students may register for one or two days per week.

Class schedule is:

• Tiny Tots, for age 4-6, 3:30-4:15 p.m., Monday and Wednesday.

• Future Stars, for ages 7-9, 4:30-5:30 p.m., Monday and Wednesday.

• Superstars, for ages 10-13, 4:30-6 p.m., Tuesday and Thursday.

• Middle and high school, for ages 13 and older, 5:30-7 p.m., Monday and Wednesday.

To register or for more information, call 803-831-1493.


Wylie golfers swing at senior tourney

Lake Wylie golfers recently took a swing at the May 21 Carolinas Golf Association’s Senior Four-Ball Tournament at the Golf Club at Ballantyne.

Harold Fisher and Tom Bookmiller placed 12th in Tournament Division-Flight A (6,125 yards) with 40-35-75.

Jim Sears and Dave Duncan (37-35-72) Nick Locke and Jack Lilliendahl (39-38-77) and Mike Emory and Harry Goff (41-37-78) placed ninth-10th and 11th respectively in the Super Senior (both players age 65 and older) (5,665 yards).

Play for

children June 7

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

Registration is at 9:30 a.m. with an 11 a.m. shotgun start. Prizes are at 4 p.m.

Entry fee costs $100 per person, which includes greens fee, cart, flight prizes, two mulligans, two closest to the pin, barbecue and a York Place golf shirt.

Call 803-684-4011, ext. 1023, or email


June 8 in York

The Mighty Acts Golf Tournament of Central Steele Creek Presbyterian Church will be June 8 at Carolina Crossing Golf Club, 140 Carolina Crossing Drive, York.

Shotgun start is at 1 p.m. Format is captain’s choice.

There will be prizes for lowest team score, longest drive, closest to the pin, hole-in-one and putting contest.

Driving range, with bucket of balls included, opens at 11:30 a.m. with lunch at noon.

Cost is $55 per golfer. Sponsorships are available. Proceeds go to missions. Call 704-609-7826 or 704-604-2813.

Sign up for Lions’ June 17 tourney

The River Hills Lions Club’s annual Memorial Celebration Golf Tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 12:30 p.m. June 17 at River Hills Country Club.

Registration and lunch start at 11 a.m.

There will be an awards dinner and “skill” contests at 5:30 p.m.

Contests include putting and hole-in-one, as well as two skills contests of distance and accuracy for three shots at $10.

Rain date is June 24. To register or for more information, call 803-831-2249 or visit


24 Hours of Booty needs volunteers

Volunteer registration is open for the 12th annual 24 Hours of Booty presented by Levine Cancer Institute. This year’s charity cycling event is scheduled to roll on the Myers Park “Booty Loop” at 7 p.m. July 25 to 7 p.m. July 27.

All volunteers must register at

For more information, call 704-365-4417.

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