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Sports Briefs 4-22
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WCMS GIRLS AND BOYS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS
For any current or upcoming middle school boy or girl who is interested in trying out for basketball for the 2016-17 season, tryouts will be on these dates: girls 6th grade, May 9, 3:30-4:45 p.m.; boys 6th grade, May 9, 5-6:15 p.m.; girls 7-8 grade, May 12, 3:15-4:30 p.m. (must be zoned for WCMS); boys 7-8 grade, May 10, 3:15-4:30 p.m. (must be zoned for WCMS). All tryouts will take place at WCMS.


WCMS GIRLS SOCCER TRYOUTS

For any 6-8 grade girl interested in playing soccer, tryouts for the WCMS soccer team will be May 16-19 from 3:30-5:30 p.m. at WCMS.


GIRLS VOLLEYBALL CAMP AND TRYOUTS

There will be a girls volleyball camp May 16-19 in the WCHS gymnasium. Grades 5-11 are welcome and the camp will last from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Also tryouts for the WCMS volleyball team will be May 23 at WCMS from 3:30-5 p.m. for any 6-8 grade girl who is interested.

4th ANNUAL GREENWAY 5K

The 4th annual Greenway 5K, hosted by Main Street McMinnville and Middle Tennessee Milers, will be  June 16. At 5:30 p.m. The event will take place at River Front Park. Registration fee is $25 with shirt and $15 without shirt. To register go to registertorun.com or call 931-743-2461.

5K COLOR RUN

There will be a 5K Color Run May 21 at the Civic Center. All proceed from the run will be used to help service recipients at the Generations Homes of Campbell Lodge, Wood House and Magnolia Wilma. The race starts at 7:30 a.m. in the back of the Civic Center parking lot. Arrive no later than 7 a.m. to check in. Any person of any fitness level or age may enter. The registration deadline is April 26 to get a T-shirt. If you register after the deadline you will not receive a T-shirt. The cost is $25, which includes a T-shirt (if registered before the deadline), bottled water and 2 paint packets to throw on each other at the end of the run party. To register go to USA gym or online at www.runsignup.com. There is a $2 fee for online registration. For questions, call 931-743-6628.


Viola Valley
Half Marathon

The 5th annual Viola Valley Half Marathon will be held May 21. The race will start at 7 a.m. and early packet pickup will be Friday, May 20, from 2-7 p.m. at the Viola Gazebo. Walkers are welcome. To register, go to Active.com. Visit violavalleymarathon.com for more information.

 


SECURITY FEDERAL AND DR PEPPER TENNIS TOURNAMENTS

The Security Federal Tennis tournament will be held June 9-11 and the Dr Pepper tournament will be held Aug. 11-13. The tournaments will include A, B and C singles and doubles divisions and junior divisions, 14 and under and 12 and under. Registration fee for both tournaments is $15. For more information, contact David Dunlap at 931-273-3635.


SMARTT ASSEMBLY 3rd
ANNUAL MUD FUN RUN

 Smartt Assembly’s 3rd annual mud fun run will be May 21 starting at 10 a.m. Ages 7-99 are welcome. Ages 7-12 cost $10 to register and 13-99 cost $15. The fundraiser helps kid ministries and community outreach ministries.


PROJECT GRADUATION
GOLF TOURNAMENT

There will be a Project Graduation golf tournament today, April 22, at McMinnville Country Club. Registration and driving range will be at 9 a.m., followed by tee time at 10 a.m. Cost is $75 per person or $300 per four-person team. Lunch and cart will be provided. For early registration call Melanie Brock at 808-8080 or the pro shop at 668-4143.