Sports Briefs



NINTH ANNUAL TOM BELL MEMORIAL CLASSIC High School Golf Tournament hosted by Oneonta High School will be held April 15 and 16 at Limestone Springs Golf Course. This annual event is run entirely by volunteers and has provided over $16,000 in college scholarships. If you would like to donate or get more information, visit the website at

RUN FOR LIFE 5K The eighth annual event will be held Saturday, April 20, at the Highland Lake Anchor. Registration begins at 7 a.m.; race starts at 8 a.m. Preregistration fee is $25. Day of race fee is $30. Walkers in Walk for Life fee is $20. Register by April 6 to ensure T-shirt size. All proceeds benefit Blount County Sav-ALife. Register online at or