Recreation Calendar, Oct. 23

sports@islandpacket.comOctober 23, 2013 

Listing of recreation tournaments, events and activities for the Hilton Head Island, Bluffton and Beaufort areas

All phone numbers are area code 843 unless otherwise listed.

BASEBALL

SEAHAWK YOUTH BASEBALL CAMP: When: Oct. 24-26, 3:45-5:15 p.m. Thursday, 9-11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday; Where: Hilton Head High baseball field; Cost: $100; Note: Camp will be led by Hilton Head Island High School head coach Blair Carson and assistant coaches Matt Seelman, Ken Soucy and Eric Sikora. Registration/Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, stop by the Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. or call 681-7273.

BASKETBALL

YOUTH WINTER BASKETBALL LEAGUE: Who: Ages 6-16; When: Games begin Jan. 10; Where: Hilton Head Island Recreation Center; Cost: $85 (includes jersey, team picture); Registration deadline: Nov. 18; Notes: All players ages 8-16 must attend placement on Nov. 9 or Nov. 16 -- Boys 8-9 from 9-10 a.m., Boys 10-11 from 11 a.m. to noon, Boys 12-13 from 1-2 p.m., Boys 14-16 from 2-3 p.m.; There will also be a placement for all ages from 6-7 p.m. on Nov. 12. Registration/Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, stop by the Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. or call 681-7273.

BEAUFORT COUNTY PALS

PALS AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAM: What: Registration for Beaufort County Parks and Leisure Services After-School Program; Where: Bluffton center, Burton Wells, Broomfield, Port Royal, Scott Center and Lind Brown; Notes: Registrations will be accepted until each center is full. Registration: Online at www.bcgov.net/PALS, or at the Burton Wells Recreation Center in Beaufort or the Buckwalter Recreation Center in Bluffton; Information: Call 255-6680 in Beaufort or 255-6710 in Bluffton.

CYCLING

PRINCE WILLIAM CYCLE TOUR: What: 62-mile or 35-mile bicycle ride through the country roads of Prince William Parish; Where: Ride begins and ends at Buckfield Plantation in Yemassee; When: 8:30 a.m., Oct. 26; Cost: $35 per rider through Oct. 25, $45 day of; Notes: This is not a race. The annual ride is sponsored by the Yemassee Revitalization Corporation, a non-profit organization whose mission is to restore and beautify downtown Yemassee. An after-ride lunch will be served on the grounds of the plantation. All riders must be at least 16 years of age. Early registration for the event guarantees each rider a T-shirt, cue sheet, snacks, lunch and beverages. Registration: Go to active.com; Information: Go to www.yemassee-sc.org, call 441-7402 or email yrc_inc@Live.com.

GOLF

LOW COUNTRY JR. SHOOTOUT: What: Hurricane Junior Golf Tour event; Who: Boys and girls, ages 11-18; When: Oct. 26-27; Where: Old South Golf Links, Bluffton; Format: 36-hole stroke play; Cost: $179 for HJGT members, $199 for non-members; Registration deadline: Oct. 16; Information: Go to www.hjgt.org, call the HJGT headquarters at 904-379-2697, or email info@hjgt.org.

BCSO FALL TOURNAMENT: What: Beaufort County Sheriff's Office tournament; Where: Old South Golf Links, Bluffton; When: 9:30 a.m., Nov. 1; Cost: $85 per player; Format: 4-person captain's choice; Notes: Tournament raises funds to help pay for the BCSO Appreciation Dinner. Registration starts at 8 a.m. Refreshments, contests and mulligans. Hole sponsorships and other sponsorship opportunities are available. Registration/Information: Contact Brian Baird at 255-3405 or brianb@bcgov.net.

"BE A SAINT" GOLF CLASSIC: What: Tournament to benefit the free prenatal services offered by the Pregnancy Center & Clinic of the Low Country; Where: Hampton Hall Golf Club, Bluffton; When: 9:30 a.m., Nov. 4; Cost: $150; Notes: Separate flights for men, women and mixed teams. Contests and prizes, including $10,000 cash hole-in-one contest. Tournament gift, breakfast sandwich, luncheon buffet, refreshments and snacks. Registration/Information: Call 689-2222 or email hhislim@gmail.com.

BEAUFORT HIGH ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT TOURNAMENT: Where: Ocean Creek Golf Course, Fripp Island; When: 9:30 a.m., Nov. 9; Cost: $100 per person, $400 per team; Notes: Outboard motor boat hole-in-one prize. Sponsorships, donations or door prizes are welcomed. Each participant gets a T-shirt, gift bag and a box lunch. All proceeds go directly to the Beaufort High athletics department to help fund equipment replacement. Information: Call Jerry Linn or Michele Rabon at 322-2140, or email michelle.devlin-rabon@beaufort.k12.sc.us

NOTRE DAME CLUB OUTING: What: 16th annual event to raise funds for the Notre Dame Club's local scholarship fund; When: Nov. 19, 12:30 p.m.; Where: Sea Pines Country Club, Hilton Head Island; Format: Four-person, best-ball scramble; Cost: $140 per player ($125 per player for couples), $50 for dinner only; Notes: Contests and prizes. Cocktails and dinner at 6 p.m. Information: Contact Bob Albertini at 363-2325 or docbob@albertini.net.

HOSPITAL AUXILIARY INVITATIONAL: What: 27th annual Hospital Auxiliary Invitational presented by the Corkern Group; When: Dec. 2-3; Where: Harbour Town Golf Links and Wexford Golf Club, Hilton Head Island; Cost: $250 per player; Notes: Cost includes prizes, lunch each day and an awards ceremony. Net proceeds benefit the Auxiliary at Hilton Head Hospital and will be used to provide medical and nursing scholarships, and prescription medicine for those in need. Information: Call Lew Wessel at 301-2803 or the Hospital Auxiliary at 689-8246.

MARTIAL ARTS

ANTI BULLY CLASS: Who: Ages 5-18; What: How to prevent and handle bullying; When: 10-11:30 a.m., Oct. 26; Where: Hilton Head Island Recreation Center; Cost: $20; Notes: Taught by Master Rick McElroy. Registration: Go to www.islandreccenter.org or stop by the Hilton Head Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. Information: call 681-7273.

MISCELLANEOUS

BEFORE-SCHOOL AND AFTER-SCHOOL PROGRAMS: When: Monday through Friday (regularly scheduled public school days); Where: Hilton Head Island Recreation Center; Notes: Programs combine play with academics. Children in the afterschool program receive homework assistance. Programs focus on youth development, academic success, friendship and character-building. Before-school program children will be walked over to school. There is a registration fee of $30 per child or $50 per family each year. Completed registration forms must be turned in to Rec Center before your child can attend the program. Financial assistance is available to those in need. Registration: Go to www.islandreccenter.org or stop by the Hilton Head Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. Information: call 681-7273.

ROLLER HOCKEY

WINTER ROLLER HOCKEY LEAGUE: Who: Ages 4-18; Where: Bristol Sports Arena, Hilton Head Island; When: Games begin Jan. 4; Registration deadline: Nov. 25; Cost: $85 (includes jersey); Notes: All new players must attend placements at 10 a.m., Nov. 16, at the Bristol hockey rink. Scholarships available. Registration/Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, stop by the Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. or call 681-7273.

HOCKEY EQUIPMENT SWAP: Where: Bristol Sports Arena, Hilton Head Island; When: 10 a.m., Nov. 16; Notes: Bring your old gently used hockey equipment. Please clean skates and tie strings together. If you need equipment, see if something was donated that your child can use. Information: Go to www.islandreccenter.org, stop by the Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. or call 681-7273.

RUNNING

BLUFFTON ZOMBIE RUN: What: One-mile family fun run/walk or 5K run with Halloween theme; Where: Downtown Bluffton; When: 5 p.m. Oct. 26; Notes: Awards will be presented to top finishers and for best costume for groups, individuals and pets. Post-race party featuring live music, refreshments, trick or treating, kids play area, pumpkin toss and more. Event will benefit the American Cancer Society Relay for Life and the Bluffton Fins Swim Team. Registration/Information: Go to www.bearfootsports.com.

ZOMBIE RUN FOR CAPA: What: 5K race to benefit the Child Abuse Prevention Association; When: 5 p.m., Oct. 27; Where: Naval Heritage Park, Port Royal; Notes: Registration at 5 p.m., followed by the Kids Costume Run at 5:30. Adult Costume Contest at 6 p.m. with prizes in different categories. 5K begins at 6:30 p.m. Registration: https://espbzombierun.eventbrite.com/

SOFTBALL

SAND SHARK SOFTBALL HIGH SCHOOL SKILLS CAMP: Who: Players ages 13-18; When: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Nov. 16; Where: Richard Gray Sports Complex, Hardeeville; Cost: $100 before Nov. 11 ($125 for late registration and walk-ups). Notes: Demonstrate your skills in front of the USC Beaufort coaching staff. Morning session will focus on fundamentals, while afternoon session will be in showcase format. You will be responsible for providing your own lunch. Cancellations before Nov. 11 will receive a $50 refund. No refunds after Nov. 11. Registration/Information: Visit uscbathletics.com/softballcamp or email coach Laura Heberling at heberling@uscb.edu.

SAND SHARK SOFTBALL YOUTH SKILLS CAMP: Who: Players ages 8-12; When: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Nov. 17; Where: Richard Gray Sports Complex, Hardeeville; Cost: $80 before Nov. 11 ($105 for late registration and walk-ups). Notes: Camp will teach players the fundamentals of the game as instructed by the USC Beaufort coaching staff. Morning session will concentrate on defensive skills, while afternoon session will concentrate on the offensive side of the game. Base running, proper throwing mechanics and other aspects of the game will be included. You will be responsible for providing your own lunch. Cancellations before Nov. 11 will receive a $40 refund. No refunds after Nov. 11. Registration/Information: Visit uscbathletics.com/softballcamp or email coach Laura Heberling at heberling@uscb.edu.

SWIMMING

GROUP SWIMMING CLASSES: Who: Ages 4 & Up; When: 5-5:30 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 12-21; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center; Cost: $65; Registration: Go to www.islandreccenter.org or stop by the Hilton Head Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. Information: call 681-7273.

PRIVATE SWIM LESSONS: Who: Ages 3 & Up; When: 5:45-6:15 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 12-21; Where: Hilton Head Island Rec Center; Cost: $135; Notes: Scholarships available. If you would like to set up a different time, call Brandon at 681-7273; Registration: Go to www.islandreccenter.org or stop by the Hilton Head Island Rec Center at 20 Wilborn Rd. Information: call 681-7273.

PARENT/CHILD PRESCHOOL & ADULT SWIM LESSONS: What: Wardle Family YMCA fall sports registration; When: Nov. 4-28; Note: Financial assistance is available for those who meet the criteria. Go to www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com for specific practice dates and times. Registration: Online at www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com or at the YMCA, located at 1801 Richmond Dr., Port Royal. Information: Call 522-9622.

FALL TIGER SHARKS SWIM TEAM: What: Wardle Family YMCA fall sports registration; When: Season began Sept. 23; Note: Financial assistance is available for those who meet the criteria. Go to www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com for specific practice dates and times. Registration: Online at www.ymcabeaufortcounty.com or at the YMCA, located at 1801 Richmond Dr., Port Royal. Information: Call 522-9622.

TENNIS

BEAUFORT JUNIOR TEAM TENNIS REGISTRATION: What: USTA fall and winter team competition; Who: Players for 14-and-under and 18-and-under intermediate teams; When: Season lasts from Nov. 2 to Jan. 25; Registration deadline: Oct. 30; Notes: Typically, there is a mid-week practice and a weekend match. Only 15 players per team. Information: David Riedmayer, riedmayer@hotmail.com, 843-321-0381.

EXHIBITION MATCHES: Where: Van Der Meer Shipyard Racquet Club and Van Der Meer Tennis Center, Hilton Head Island; When: 5:30 p.m. Mondays (Shipyard) and 3 p.m. Sundays (19 Deallyon Ave.); Cost: Free; Notes: Van Der Meer tennis coaches will be playing the exhitibion matches, rain or shine. Information: Call the Van Der Meer pro shop at 785-8388 or go to www.vandermeertennis.com.

VOLLEYBALL

SAND VOLLEYBALL PLAYERS WANTED: Serious volleyball players are being sought for doubles and triples in the sand. Matches will be played in the Beaufort area on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. until dark. Information: Call 263-3745.

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