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Upcoming Events as of Oct. 28

• Oct 29, 2019 at 9:46 AM

The Upcoming Events list is a public service of the Times-News. To submit an event, email sports@timesnews.net, fax listing information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department after 6 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323. Submissions must be received at least one week prior to the event and include sport, dates, deadlines, location and contact information.

Archery

CLASSES

• KINGSPORT PARKS AND RECREATION will conduct archery classes for ages 7 and up from Nov. 7-Dec. 12. The classes, which cover the basics of archery will be held at Lynn View Community Center, 257 Walker St., from 5-6 p.m. All equipment will be provided. Register at the V.O. Dobbins Sr. Complex, call (423) 224-2489 or online at kingsportparksandrecreation.org.

Baseball

AMERICAN LEGION

• PATRIOTS 17-UNDER AMERICAN LEGION team invites baseball players who will be between the ages of 15-17 in 2020 to sign up on Saturday, Nov. 9 from noon-2 p.m. at the V.O. Dobbins Center, 301 Louis Street, Kingsport. There is no fee to sign up. To learn more, call the team’s GM at (423) 323-8334 or email dmancabelli@btes.tv.

Basketball

CLINICS

• KING MEN’S BASKETBALL is conducting a free clinic for boys and girls grades K-5 the first Monday of each month beginning Nov. 4. Each session will be held from 6:15-7:30 p.m., and the clinic runs through March. Call Coach Pitts at (423) 652-4781 to learn more.

• DRILL FACTORY WITH SHANE WILLIAMS, for youth of all ages, is offered in one-hour sessions. Prices are: 10 sessions for $300, eight for $250, six for $200, five for $175, four for $135, three for $100, two for $75 and one for $40; one-hour private session $65; and team prices 10 people for $250 or 15 for $365. Call 943-3037 or email thedrillfactory.20@gmail.com.

REGISTRATION

• CHURCH HILL/MOUNT CARMEL/SURGOINSVILLE Recreation Department youth basketball registration runs through October. Age brackets are 5-6 coed, 7-9 girls, 7-9 boys, 10-12 girls and 10-12 boys. To participate, the child must have turned 5 before Sept. 30, 2019, but may not have turned 13 before that date. Registration fee is $20; register online at churchhilltn.gov or at Church Hill City Hall from 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Monday through Friday, Please bring a copy of your child’s birth certificate when registering. Call the Rec Office at (423) 357-7010 with further questions.

• BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF Johnson City/Washington County Fall Basketball registration runs through October. Age divisions are 7-9 and 10-12; groups determined by player’s age as of Jan. 1, 2020. Fee is $25. Registration forms may be obtained from 9:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m., Monday-Friday, at the Boys & Girls Club, 2210 W. Market Street, Johnson City. Call (423) 461-4560 or contact Tim Morgan at sports@gokidz.org to learn more.

• BLOOMINGDALE OPTIMIST BASKETBALL signups, for ages 3-12, will take place on Saturday, Oct. 26, from 9 a.m.-noon, at Sullivan North/Middle School. Cost is $20 per child. Visit the Bloomingdale Optimist Basketball Facebook page for more information.

TOURNAMENTS

• SHOOTING STARS FALL TIP-OFF CLASSIC, for boys and girls grades 3-7, will be held Saturday, Nov. 2 at Science Hill in Johnson City. The entry fee is $90 with three-game guarantee. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com to learn more.

• SHOOTING STARS FALL SHOWCASE, for boys and girls grades 3-7, will be held Saturday, Nov. 9 at Science Hill in Johnson City. The entry fee is $90 with three-game guarantee. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com to learn more.

• FUTURE STARS FALL HOOPS CLASSIC, for boys and girls grades 3-7, will be held Nov. 23 at the Carver Recreation Center in Johnson City. The entry fee is $90 with three-game guarantee. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com to learn more.

• THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY HOOPS EVENT, For boys and girls grades 3-7, will be held Saturday, Nov. 30 at Science Hill in Johnson City. The entry fee is $90 with three-game guarantee. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com to learn more.

• SHOOTING STARS TRI-STATE Basketball Invitational, for boys and girls grades 3-7, will be held Dec. 7 at Science Hill in Johnson City. The entry fee is $90 with three-game guarantee. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com to learn more.

• MIDDLE SCHOOL CHRISTMAS BASKETBALL tournament, hosted by the Carter County Sports Hall of Fame, will be held on Dec. 26. The tournament is for grades 6-7 and eighth, boys and girls. For more information or to enter a team, call (423) 470-9248 or email peters5@charter.net.

Softball

CAMPS

• LMU SOFTBALL PROSPECT CAMP, for grades 9-12, will be held from noon-4 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2 at Dorothy Neely Field on the Harrogate campus. Fee is $125 and pre-registration is required. Go online at LMURailsplitters.com and click the Softball tab.

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