Sports Briefs

PAUL HAZELRIG PARK DAY The second annual event will be Saturday, April 13. Games begin at 9 a.m. Vendors and volunteers are needed. Contact Kevin or Mamie at the Rec Center for more information.

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 more than $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-A-Life. Register online at or

ONEONTA REC LEAGUE CHEERLEADER REGISTRATION continues through Saturday, May 18. Register at the Rec Center Monday through Thursday from 2 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. daily. Fee of $25 due at registration. Fundraiser packets to offset cost of uniform, poms, shoes, etc., are available through April 18. Uniform fittings will be May 20 through May 24. Cheer balance is due at fitting. For more information, email