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Community Sports

  • Sports calendar
    Free throw competition Jan. 28 The Knights of Columbus Our Lady of the Rosary Council 9039 annual free throw competition is 9 a.m. Jan. 28 at the Shallotte Middle School gym. This event is free and open to anyone ages 10-14. Winners in each age group will be eligible for the regional competition at the end of February. For more information, contact Richard Banchansky (910) 754-5705 or Charles Van Buren (910) 287-1785.
  • Local athletes win medals in skiing competition
    Four Brunswick County athletes won medals in the Special Olympics North Carolina Winter Games. Richard Cummings in the AS Alpine glide (yellow) won a silver medal. Derrick Green in the AS Alpine novice slalom (green) won a bronze medal. Chris Robinson in the AS Alpine novice slalom (green) won a bronze medal. Adrianne Tribble in the AS Alpine Novice Slalom (green) won a silver medal. Three received participation ribbons: Matthew Hoffman, AS Alpine novice slalom (green), Dion Smith, AS Alpine novice slalom (green) and Juan Velez, AS Alpine novice slalom (green).
  • Sports calendar
    West varsity sports calendar Jan. 18: West wrestling at North Myrtle Beach, 7 p.m. Jan. 20: West basketball at Whiteville, 6:30 p.m. Jan. 21: West wrestling at Cape Fear tourney Jan. 24: West basketball vs. North Brunswick, 6 p.m.
  • Sports brief
    Weekly scores for Planet Fun Planet Fun Classic: Garry Marion 258-222-209-689, Jeffrey Evans 280-224-680, Rick LaChance 290-672, Keith Jones 222-222-203-647, Jeff Kelly 226-604, Bryan Warner 213-200-600, Joyce Freeman 212-208-569, Zachary Bailey 234, Trevis Williams 226, George Kleinmann 218, Michael Oxendine 215, Tommy Guiterrez 213, Don Ruth 213, Bill Brothemarkle 213, Kelly Mintz 210-201, Thurston Etheridge 208, T J Thornton 204, Randy Brown 204, Collin Vanderburg 204, Arnold Sanchez 203-200, Terry Decker 203, Dennis Nicholl, John King 200.
  • Sports brief
    Calabash VFW Steel Tip Dart League On Dec. 6, Dennis Major, Pat Burkart and Pat Perryman placed first at the weekly Calabash VFW Steel Tip Dart League match. Second: Pete McGerr, R. J. Branham and Ken Yusko. Third: Tom Kelleher, Jerry Morano and Linda Townsend. On Dec. 13, Mike Walton, Pat Perryman and Larry Clark finished first. Second: R. J. Branham, Tom Kelleher and Tom Townsend. Third: Hugo Kosmel, Tom McCormack and Ken Yusko. On Dec 20, Jerry Morano, Helen McCormack and Barbara Clark finished first.
  • West varsity sports calendar
    Subject to change Jan. 5: West wrestling at Socastee, S.C., 7 p.m. Jan. 6: West basketball at South Columbus, 6:30 p.m. Jan. 7: West wrestling at North Brunswick tourney, 8 a.m. Jan. 10: West basketball at South Brunswick, 6 p.m. Jan. 11: West wrestling at South Brunswick, 7 p.m.
  • Sports calendar
    Dixie registrations Registration is open for the 2012 Dixie Boys Baseball and the 2012 Dixie Belles and Debs Softball programs. Both programs are for boys and girls 13-15. Registration deadline for Dixie Belles and Debs is Feb. 24 and the deadline for Dixie Boys is March 2. Registration fee is $50 for both programs. For more information, call (910) 253-2670. Registration forms may be pick up at in Bolivia at the Government Complex, Building M, or you can get one online at www.brunswickcountync.gov (youth athletics page).
  • Sports briefs
    Brunswick Belles Senior League Dec. 14 Game: 1. Merry Yarbrough, 220; 2. Karen Manor, 202; 3.Carol Haack, 193. Series: 1. Karen Manor, 522; 2. Merry Yarbrough, 485; 3. Eileen Lenz, 462. Handicap game: 1. Merry Yarbrough, 282; 2. Carol Haack, 260; 3. Karen Manor, 258. Handicap series: 1. Karen Manor, 690; 2. Merry Yarbrough, 671; 3. Mary Fonte, 651.
  • Sports calendar
    Dixie annual meeting Jan. 2 Shallotte Dixie Youth Baseball and Softball will have their annual spring meeting at 6 p.m. Jan. 2 at Shallotte First Baptist Church, 4486 Main St., to discuss all new business for the coming 2012 season. Officers for the coming season will be elected. Coaches, parents and interested parties are encouraged to attend.
  • Sports briefs
    Weekly Scores for Planet Fun Planet Fun Classic: Tommy Gutierrez 258-254-247-759, Terry Decker 269-236-221-726, Jeffrey Evans 259-237-206-702, Rick LaChance 232-212-205-649, Brian McCall 238-204-624, Kelly Mintz 233-203-611, John King 222-215-605, Garry Marion 234-603, Dennis Nicholl 229-202-603, Bryan Warner 213-212-602, Anne Decker 201-573, Joyce Freeman 192-541, Darlene Anuszewski 485, Tim Clendenin 246, Charles Wilbur 225-205, George Jacobs 214-205, Dennis Horne 212-208, Mike Fulwood 210, Gary Armistead 209, Thurston Etheridge 205, Zachary Bailey 204.