Sports Briefs



NECTAR YOUTH BASEBALL AND SOFTBALL REGISTRATION will be Saturday, Feb. 25, from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at the town hall. For more information, phone 914-1716.

HAYDEN HIGH SCHOOL QUARTERBACK CLUB will host a bass fishing tournament on Saturday, March 17, at Smith Lake. The entry fee is $50 per boat (it is tax deductible) and preregistration will end March 10 – entries will be accepted the day of the event but preregistration is recommended. There will also be an optional $5 big fish pot and half of all tournament fees collected will go to the Hayden High School Quarterback Club. Regular tournament rules will apply – spotted/largemouth bass only, no dead fish will be weighed. The tournament will launch at first light from the Smith Lake Dam. For more information or to register, contact Ronnie Jinright at 205-529-0776.

J.B. PENNINGTON BASEBALL TEAM will sponsor an all-you-can-eat pancake and bacon breakfast on Saturday, Feb. 25, from 6 a.m. to 10 a.m. in the school lunchroom. The breakfast is just $5 and all proceeds benefit the J.B. Pennington baseball team.