SPORTS BRIEFS


GoFundMe page set up for Eagles

ELIZABETHTOWN — A GoFundMe page has been initiated by Shannon Meares, the mother of an East Bladen football player, in an effort to financially assist with pre-game meals prior to Eagles football games.

The meals, which can cost more than $100 each Friday, cover varsity and jayvee football players and the cheerleaders.

To participate in the program, contact Meares or Coach Robby Priest, or visit the page at www.gofundme.com/ebhsfootball.

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Lady Knights tennis try-outs set

DUBLIN — West Bladen girls tennis try-outs will be held on Monday, July 31, from 8 to 10 a.m.

Each participant must have a updated physical on file in order to participate in the try-outs. Bring a racquet, towel, and either some bottle water or a sports drink with you.

You can email Coach Mary White at mcwhite@bladen.k12.nc.us or you may email Coach Jeff Atkinson at jdatkinson@bladen.k12.nc.us if you have any questions.

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Rec soccer registration is now open

ELIZABETHTOWN — Recreation soccer registration will continue through Sept. 1 at the Bladen County Parks & Recreation Department.

Registration fees are: Tot Soccer (ages 3 to 4) $25 per participant; soccer (ages 5 to 7 coed, 8to 10 girls and boys, 11 to 14 boys and girls $30 per participant. Age is determined as of Aug. 1.

For information, call 910-862-6770.

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Children can hunt for free

TAR HEEL — If you are looking for a safe place for your children or grandchildren to learn and hunt — all at no cost — David Monroe has what you need.

Monroe is offering a safe place for children to hunt on his land located at 601 Main St. in Tar Heel.

For information, call Monroe at 910-585-1739.

Send information for the Sports Briefs section by email to cvincent@civitasmedia.com or regular mail to P.O. Box 70, Elizabethtown, N.C. 28337.

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