Sports briefs: Moore basketball league sign-ups

Jan. 16, 2014 @ 04:58 AM

Moore County Parks and Recreation is holding registration for its 50-and-older basketball league from now until Feb. 28. Open gym will start Feb. 18 at Sandhills Farm Life Elementary School from 6:30-8 p.m. For more information, please call Jim Rogers at (910) 947-2504.

  Youth baseball and softball on deck

Moore County Parks and Recreation is getting ready for its spring youth baseball and softball leagues. Games will begin the week of March 31. The registration deadline is Feb. 21. All games will be played at Hillcrest Park in Carthage. For more information, please call Tony Kirk or Jim Rogers at (910) 947-2504.

  Soccer instruction and scrimmage

Moore County Parks and Recreation’s Youth Soccer Program registration deadline is Feb. 14. All sessions will be Saturdays from Feb. 22 to March 15. Each session is 45 minutes of instruction and 45 minutes of scrimmage. For more information, please call Scott Kidd at (910) 947-2504.

  Tough Day golf tournament

Sanford Municipal Golf Course will host its annual 2-Man Superball Tough Day Tournament on Feb. 1 with a shotgun start at 10 a.m. All players will play the blue tees and will be flighted. Skins will be included in the cost of the event.

The tournament is open to all players. The cost is $45 for SMGA members and $55 for non-members. Please sign up before Jan. 30.

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.

Gymnastics sign-ups

Lee County Parks and Recreation will hold registration for its spring gymnastics programs from 3-6 p.m. Feb. 27-28 at Lee County Gymnastics, located at 221 Commercial Court in Sanford.

There are classes for ages toddler and up. Class sizes are limited. Please call (919) 774-6445 for more information.