August and September events
Local softball team looking for teams to play against
JONESVILLE — True Survivors softball team is looking for several different softball teams which are willing to compete non-competitively for the fun of the game. The team is looking for more than one team that can play on Monday, Wednesday, Friday, or Saturdays in the Jonesville area. Participants can be men and women, but they must be ages 18 and older. Contact the team captain, Dean Lambert, at 336-835-3952 with any questions or concerns.
Surry Storm looking for players
MOUNT AIRY — The Surry Storm girls basketball team is looking for new players and will hold tryouts on Aug. 21 at Mount Airy Middle School. Tryouts will be divided by age groups and take place throughout the day. Second- through fifth-graders will be the first on the court from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Sixth- through eighth-graders will be on the court from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Freshman through junior students get their time on the court from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Contact Alan Hiatt at 336-399-3451 or email him at [email protected] with any questions or concerns.
Shrine Club golf tournament
The Elkin Jonesville Shrine Club will hold its annual golf tournament at Silo Run Golf Club in Boonville on Sept. 30. Tee time is set for 1 p.m. The tournament will be a four-player captain’s choice format. Entry fee is $240 per team ($60 per player), with cash prizes for the winning teams plus closest to pin and most accurate drive prizes. Lunch will be served for players from 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Entry deadline is Sept. 23 at 5 p.m. For more information or to register, contact John Day, tournament chair, at 828-477-4031.
If you have any sports briefs that need to be inserted in this section, email Kristian Russell at [email protected] with the camp information.