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Sports Briefs 9-16
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Jaycee Basketball sign-ups will be Sept. 19-20, Sept. 22, Sept. 26-27, Sept. 29 and Oct. 3-4. The sign-ups will be at McMinnville Civic Center during those days from 5:30-7:30 p.m. There will also be a coach’s meeting Oct. 4 from 6:15-7:30 p.m. at Bobby Ray Gym. Potential players should bring $37 at the time of sign-ups, with proof of birth and a parent or guardian signed application or liability waiver. The league also needs sponsors. The cost to sponsor a team is $160 per team and you can put your company’s logo on the shirt. For more information, contact Darrell Austin at 808-3127 or drop by the Civic Center or Bobby Ray Gym during any scheduled sign-ups.


Boyd Christian School will be holding its 7th annual golf tournament Oct. 1 at River Watch golf course in Sparta. The tournament will be a four-man scramble, with a 12 p.m. shotgun start. Fees are $75 per person and $300 per team. Registration will begin at 10:30 a.m. on the day of the tournament, with lunch being served at 11 a.m. The top three teams will receive prizes and there will also be contests to see who gets closest to the pin and longest drive. A hole-in-one challenge will be sponsored by John Roberts Nissan. Mulligans and red tees will be available for $5 each. Entry forms can be picked up at Boyd Christian School or at High Funeral Home, with all proceeds going to Boyd Christian School.


McMinnville Parks and Recreation department is now taking registration forms for the co-ed volleyball league. The league entry fee will be $250 per team. The registration deadline to get all rosters in is Oct. 1. Games will be played on Tuesday and Thursday nights starting Oct.18. The league is open to both men and women 14 years of age and up. Coaching packets will be available at the Civic Center for pick up. For more information, contact Justin Scott at 473-1212.

Rock Island 5-Miler

The 7th annual Rock Island 5 Miler is Oct. 8 at 11 a.m. For more information call 931-743-2461 or register online at Entry fee is $8 or $20 with an official race T-shirt (long sleeve). The last day for registration with T-shirt will be Oct. 3. A limited number of extra T-shirts will be available on race day while supplies last.