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Posted: June 22, 2017 1:01 p.m.
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Sports briefs - June 22

Register for Hunter Youth Fall Soccer
Registration begins July 3 and continues until July 31 for Youth Sports fall soccer at Hunter Army Airfield. For ages 4-13. Participants develop skills, character while having fun, learning from a certified NYSCA coach. Games played at hunter Sports Complex, local YMCA and the Jewish Educational Alliance. Cost is $25 for ages 4-5; $45 for ages 6-13. To register, call 912-315-3659 or 912-315-5851.

Learn to bowl, get your own ball
The Eight for Eight Bowling League at Marne Bowling Center, building 402, is open to everyone who wants to learn how to bowl. Starting 10 a.m. until noon July 8, and continuing (for eight weeks) through Aug. 26, participants will bowl two games on Saturday mornings. The cost is $8 per session, which includes all equipment and instruction. At the end of the program, participants receive their own bowling ball. For more details, call 912-767-4273 or 912-767-4866.

Take a Whitewater rafting trip
Shoot the rapids and feel the splash of the cool water and thrills of whitewater rafting on the Chattahoochee River July 8. It’s part of MWR Outdoor Recreation’s 2017 River Adventures Series and it’s open to all. The trip features classic river rapids, the ducky ride and a demo ride. Lunch will be catered on the island at the river. The cost is $75 per person. Ready for an adventure?  Call today to register at 912-435-9313 or 912-435-8205.

Junior Golf Camp at Taylors Creek
Junior Golf Camp, consisting of five two-hour sessions in which students will learn all aspects of the game, will be conducted at Taylors Creek Golf Course from 10 a.m. to noon July 10-14 by PGA Professional John Fesperman. Boys and girls ages 7-17 are welcome. In addition to the fundamentals of golf, participants will learn about rules, respect, honesty and kindness. Some clubs will be provided, if needed. The price of $125 per student includes range balls and lunch after a Friday round of golf. For more information, call 912-767-2370.

Sign up Youth Football, Cheer at Stewart
Registration is under way for youth football (ages 7-12) and cheer (ages 6-13) on Fort Stewart. Football sign-ups will be accepted until Aug. 15 or until all slots are filled. The cost for football is $65 per child. Cost for cheer is $40 per child. Sign-ups for youth soccer (ages 4-13) begin July 17 and accepted until all slots are filled. Soccer costs are $20 developmental and $40 competitive. Register at Parent Central Services. For more information, call 912-767-1428.    

Water Spray Park is open  

‘The Springs’ Water Spray Park at Cypress Creek , featuring 18 water spray features, is open to children up to 12 years old from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Cost is $2 per person. Children 2 and under admitted free with a paying adult. Hours of operation are 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday-Monday. Closed Tuesdays. Waterproof diapers (“swimmers”) required for children not potty-trained. For more information, visit StewartMWR.com or call 912-767-4273.

Installation outdoor pools are open
Stewart-Hunter outdoor swimming facilities are open for the new season. At Stewart, Corkan Outdoor Pool, building 446, is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday-Monday (closed Tuesdays, Wednesdays); and Bryan Village Pool (building 7098) is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekends only. Hunter Outdoor Swimming Pool and Water Spray Park, behind Hunter Club, is open 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday-Monday (closed Tuesdays, Wednesdays). Pricing is as follows:
• Daily fee: $4 per person (Kids under 4 admitted free)
• Season Family Pass:
- $80  E1-E4
- $90 for E5-E6, W1,W2,O1,O2
- $110 E7-E8 O3,O4
- $130 All other ranks and DoD employees
Pool telephone numbers are: Corkan 912-767-8575, Bryan Village 912-767-2701 and Hunter 912-315-5786.

Vie in Taylors Creek Club Championship  
The Taylors Creek Club Championship will be played July 8 and 9 at par 72 Taylors Creek Golf Course on Fort Stewart. Champions will be crowned in the Men's Division, Women's Division, Senior Division (50 to 59) and Super Senior Division (60 and older). The tournament is open to the public. PGA Professional John Fesperman Jr. said all players will be given a tee time. The $75-per-player cost includes greens fee, cart fee, range balls, prizes and lunch on Sunday. Players are asked to register before July 6. For more information, call 912-767-2370.

SKIES Unlimited offers camp fun
Stewart-Hunter SKIES Unlimited has a variety of ways to fill summer vacation days for CYS-registered children and youth. How do Princess Camp, Live to Dance Camp, Hip Hop Camp or Happy Feet Camp sound? How about classes in Jiu-Jitsu, Stewart or Hunter Rhythm Band? Or piano lessons? For details on scheduling, pricing and signing up, visit StewartHunterMWR.com or call Parent Central Services at 912-767-2312 (Stewart) or 912-315-5425 (Hunter).

‘Welcome commanders’ at golf scramble
All are invited to the "Welcome All New Hunter Commanders’ Golf Scramble," hosted by Hunter’s garrison commander, beginning at 1 p.m. June 23 at Hunter Golf Course. Scramble is a great opportunity to welcome the new commanders, for team building, for camaraderie and to get acquainted with the Hunter course.  Cost is $35 for nonmembers, $30 for members. For more information, call 912-315-9115.

Commander’s Scramble at Taylors Creek
Enjoy golf, camaraderie and team-building during the Commander's Scramble June 23 at Taylors Creek Golf Course. Start time is 1 p.m. The cost of $30 for members and $35 for nonmembers includes greens fee, cart fee, range balls, mulligans, lunch, course contest and prizes. For more information, visit StewartMWR.com or call 912-767-2370.   

Kids bowl free all summer at centers
Sign up now at KidsBowlFree.com/Army for the summer-long Kids Bowl Free program at Marne Bowling Center, building 402, and Stewart Bowling Center, building 450. Registration is free. Program runs through Sept. 1. For more information, call Marne Center at 912-767-4866 or Stewart Center at 912-767-4273.

Register for youth Taekwondo classes
CYS-registered youth (ages 5-18) are invited to sign up now at Parent Central Services, building 438 for youth Taekwondo classes. Teach your children discipline through the sport of Taekwondo at the Youth Sports and Fitness Center, building 7338. The cost is $45 per month. This is part of the SKIES Unlimited program. For more information, call 912-767-3781.

Shake-it-off Yoga Class at Youth Sports
Youth Sports, located in building 7338 at 946 Austin Road, is offering a Shake It Off Yoga class free to CYSS-registered youth on 5 to 6:15 p.m. Wednesdays. Youth 11-18 will learn about Yoga and its personal benefits and how to develop the life-long skill of calming the mind while stretching and strengthening major muscles.  For more information, call 912-767-5079.

Get your Marne T-shirts at Taylors Creek
Marne-branded apparel now available at Taylors Creek Golf Course. The T-shirts are manufactured by Nine Line Apparel of Savannah. The company was founded by two Army officers who wanted to create a brand that advocates for military, veterans and patriotic Americans. The T-shirts cost $24.95 each. For more information, call 912-767-2370.

Join 'Stress Session Skating' at Corkan
Need a stress break? Stress relief and burning calories are two of the leading benefits of roller skating. Why not see for yourself? On Thursdays “Stress Session Skating” will be from 3 to 6 p.m. at Corkan Fun Center, building 449. Sorry, no children under 18 years old allowed during “Stress Session Skating.” For more information call 912-767-4273.

Hunter Golf seeks council members
Golfers who are willing to help shape the present and future plans for Hunter Golf Course are needed. The council is looking for golfers who fit the following description:
• Active-duty officer
• Active-duty warrant officer
• Active-duty enlisted (two positions)
• Retiree representative
• Ladies representative
• DoD Civilian representative
If you are willing to serve, please contact PGA Professional Tommie McArthur at 912-315-9115.

Jacksonville Jaguar Tickets go on sale
Tickets for all pre-season and regular season Jacksonville Jaguars home games are now on sale at the Stewart-Hunter Leisure Travel Offices. Ticket prices vary according to the game. The Jaguars play their home games at EverBank Field in Jacksonville. They will open the 2017-2018 exhibition season in Jacksonville Aug. 17 against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and regular season play at home Sept. 17 against the Tennessee Titans. The Fort Stewart Leisure Travel Office (912-767-2841) is in the PX Furniture Mall Complex. The Hunter office (912-315-3674) is in the Hunter PX Exchange.


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