Starr’s Mill wins Director’s Cup

Starr’s Mill wins Director’s Cup

Starr’s Mill High School has won the Georgia Athletic Directors Association’s top award for the best all-around sports program in its state classification. The Region Director’s Cup goes to the school in each classification with the most points tallied from its performance in various sports throughout the school year. Starr’s Mill was the state overall […]

Time to register for fall sports in Tyrone

Time to register for fall sports in Tyrone

Tyrone Youth Baseball is offering early bird registration June 1-July 15 online as well as walk-up registration Aug. 1 and 8 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Handley Park. For more details, visit tyronebaseball.com. The Tyrone Soccer League has registration from June 1 until Aug. 1. Early registration is until July 1. Walk-up registration is July […]

Tennis lessons offered in Tyrone

Tennis lessons offered in Tyrone

Tyrone Recreation is making tennis lessons available for adults Monday mornings and afternoons and some Fridays. The cost for private lessons is $30, which can be split between students. For more information contact Lindsay Altizer at 828-577-2025 or send an email to chucktomlin@gmail.com. Tennis camps are offered weekly throughout the summer. Three-day camps are from […]

Golf tournament June 23

Golf tournament June 23

The 2015 McIntosh Chiefs Kickoff Classic golf tournament is Tuesday, June 23, at Planterra Ridge golf course. It is sponsored by the McIntosh Touchdown Club, and all proceeds will go directly to benefit the Chiefs Football program (improved weight room and locker room facilities, new field training equipment, sideline equipment, and football camps). For more […]

Martial arts classes for kids and adults

Martial arts classes for kids and adults

Martial arts classes for kids and adults Tyrone Recreation has announced Kuk Sool for kids and adults for $10 per class with no contract. Kids’ classes are Monday at 4 p.m., Wednesday at 5 p.m. and Saturday at 10 a.m. Classes for adults are Tuesday at 7 p.m., Wednesday at 6 p.m. and Saturday at […]

Konos hosts volleyball camp for girls

Konos hosts volleyball camp for girls

Konos Academy of Fayetteville invites girls ages 9-18 to their volleyball camp June 22-26 from 9:00 a.m. until noon at Heritage Christian Church gym in Fayetteville. The Konos Academy Condors middle school and high school teams both went to the final four in the GICAA State Division III Tournament in 2014. This camp is a […]

Tennis for youth at Kiwanis courts

Tennis for youth at Kiwanis courts

The Fayette County Parks and Recreation Department is offering tennis lessons this summer for young people in an exciting new format. QuickStart Tennis was developed by the United States Tennis Association. It is designed to bring kids/youth into the game by adapting the equipment, court dimensions, and the scoring to the age, skill, and size […]

Summer break golf camps offered

Summer break golf camps offered

Wendell Coffee Golf Center in Tyrone is offering a series of four-day golf camps for ages 6-15 throughout the summer. They are designed to teach children the basics of golf and how fun the sport can be – the setup, swing, pitch & chip shots, sand shots, putting stroke, how to hit the woods, etiquette, […]

Tennis drills at Kenwood Park

Tennis drills at Kenwood Park

The Fayette County Parks and Recreation Department is offering summer tennis drills for ages 15 and older at the Kenwood Park tennis courts. The drills are designed to help you improve your technique for the following shots that you will be encountering in competitive tennis: forehands, backhands, volleys, half-volleys, overheads, and serves. Emphasis will be […]

Tyrone to host British soccer camp

Tyrone to host British soccer camp

A British soccer camp, touted as the most popular soccer camp in the United States, is coming to Shamrock Park in Tyrone. It is open to ages 3-16 and scheduled for June 8-12 and July 6-10. Camp cost includes a free ball and early registration includes a free T-shirt. Each day includes individual foot skills, […]