Sports briefs: Deep River Northview baseball, softball coming up
Registration for Deep River Northview Optimist Club's spring baseball and softball seasons is underway. Players can sign up online through the drnvobaseball.com website or at the ballpark in the Field 1 concession building (the field nearest the highway) on the following dates:
Saturdays Feb. 1, 8, 15 and 22 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m., Fridays Feb. 7, 14 and 21 from 6-8 p.m. and Sunday, Feb. 23. After Feb. 23, anyone registering will be assessed a $20 late fee and may be placed on a waiting list.
Baseball leagues range from ages 5-15 and softball leagues go from 6-15. The registration fee is $45 for the 5-6 year-old machine pitch baseball league and $50 for all other leagues.
Each child will be required to purchase 15 $2 raffle tickets for fundraising for a cash drawing. Players will pre-buy the tickets and sell them to recover the money. This is being done in lieu of a Spring feed.
Adult softball sign-ups
Lee County Parks and Recreation's adult softball season is coming up and registration will be held Feb. 17-21 from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. each day at the Parks and Recreation Office, 2303 Tramway Road. The program is open to men and women ages 18 and older. For more information, please call (919) 775-2107 ext. 502.
Junior team tennis
Lee County Parks and Recreation is taking registration for its spring Junior Team Tennis League now through March 20.
The league is for boys and girls ages 5-12. The registration fee is $10 for county residents and $25 for out-of-county residents.
To register, go to the Parks and Recreation Office, 2303 Tramway Road in Sanford, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday. For more information, please call (919) 775-2107 ext. 207.