Recreation Briefs, April 13: Island Rec lacrosse team wins Columbia tournament

sports@islandpacket.comApril 13, 2014 

The Hilton Head Sharks under-13 lacrosse team won a recent tournament in Columbia, S.C.


The Hilton Head Island Rec Center's Hilton Head Sharks under-13 lacrosse team traveled to Columbia recently, taking first place in the Midland Madness tournament.

Team members are: Nathan Stone, Matt Maldonado, Alek Lazinski, Jeff Gordon, Garrison Geoffroy, Ethan Fornari, Reed Parker, Jakob Rader, Maxwell Boyer, Isaiah Shatz, Evan Blatter, Ethan June, Luke Bennett, Cooper Brock, Luke Fromdahl, Laer Hohmann, Luke French, Nicholas Magnin, Sean Morris, Luke Garrett, Connor Smith and Cameron Duncan.


The next meeting of the Athletic Club of the Lowcountry will be Monday, April 14, at Lord of Life Lutheran Church on Buckwalter Parkway in Bluffton.

The social begins at 6:30 p.m. with refreshments, and the program will begin at 7 p.m. Guests are welcome to attend.

Bob Lee, program chair, will moderate a panel discussion on issues in the sports world. Club member Dominick Alfieri and club president Bob Kanaby -- who both have extensive backgrounds in organized athletics -- will serve on the panel.

For more information or to reserve a seat, call the Athletic Club of the Lowcountry at 843-540-7159.


The Beaufort Citadel Club's annual Coaches Night will be held on Tuesday, April 22, at the Beaufort Yacht & Sailing Club on Lady's Island (30 Yacht Club Drive).

New Citadel football coach Mike Houston will be the guest speaker, along with members of his staff. Houston spent the last three seasons as the head coach at Lenoir-Rhyne, where he led the Bears to the NCAA Division II national championship game last season.

The social hour begins at 6 p.m., followed by a Lowcountry Boil served at 7 p.m. Dress is casual. Admission is $15 per person or $20 per couple.

Citadel grads and guests who wish to attend should RSVP no later than April 15 to Chris Gibson at 843-522-2020;; or Patrick Cunningham at 843-252-2068;

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