Sports Briefs and Calendar

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Pro.Active

class is Wednesday

Dr. Charley Carlson will be the next guest speaker in the Pro.Active for Life 5K Educational Series.  

Carlson will be discussing “Setting Goals, Keys to Success” 7 p.m. Wednesday at 316 Wilkinson Street (the Striders’ meeting house).  

This series is free and open to the public and is offered as part of the training for the May 17 Pro.Active for Life 5K run/walk.

The Pro.Active 5K benefits the United Way of Franklin County and WeWannaPlay. Registration forms are available online at www.proactivetherapy.org or at the Pro.Active Therapy Clinic, 1004 Leawood Drive.  

For more information, contact Debbie Brown at 320-9168 or ptmomdb@cwiweb.net.

Free speed clinic April 21

Western Hills High School track and field assistant coach Christian Adair will host a free speed clinic for elementary age athletes 4 p.m. April 21 at the Western Hills High School track complex.

Register in advance at speedcoach101.com.

GOLF

Wednesday Ladies League to meet

The Wednesday Ladies Day Golf League will have its organizational meeting 9 a.m. Wednesday at the Juniper Hill Golf Course.

Weather permitting, ladies will play after the meeting. Official league play will begin 9 a.m. April 3. The format will be make your own foursome. 

Late Swingers League to meet

The Late Swingers Golf League will meet 6 p.m. Thursday at the Juniper Hill Golf Course Clubhouse. 

For more information contact Kim Wooldridge at (502) 229-7021.  

GOLF

Lady Flyer Scramble April 12

The Lady Flyer Golf Scramble is scheduled for April 12 at Juniper Hill Golf Course.

Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m., and the scramble will start at 1 p.m.

The cost is $60 per player, $240 per team.  Hole sponsorships are available for $100. 

For more information contact David Cammack at 502-220-3670 or Phillip Montgomery at 502-219-1130. 

All proceeds benefit the FCHS Lady Flyer golf program.

Monica Combs Memorial Fundraiser is April 12

The fifth annual Monica Combs Memorial Fundraiser will be April 12 at the Frankfort Country Club.

The golf scramble will have a shotgun start at 1 p.m. The cost is $400 per team or $100 per person and includes greens fees, cart and dinner.

A dinner, dance and auction will take place beginning at 6:30 p.m. at a cost of $50 per guest.

The Monica Combs Memorial Scholarship Fund provides financial assistance for the post-secondary education of students graduating from Woodford County High School.

For more information contact Juanita Back at juanitaback@yahoo.com.

Registration forms for the year are available online at www.jhlgc.org. 

Sports

calendar

TODAY

Prep baseball

5:30 p.m. – Frankfort at Woodford Co.

5:30 p.m. – Western Hills at Franklin Co.

Men’s NIT

7 p.m. – Iowa at Virginia (ESPN2)

9 p.m. – Providence at Baylor (ESPN2)

MLB spring training

1 p.m. – Philadelphia vs. Detroit (ESPN)

NBA

8 p.m. – Miami at Chicago (ESPN)

10:30 p.m. – Brooklyn at Portland (ESPN)

Tennis

1 p.m. – Sony Open (ESPN2)

THURSDAY

Girls tennis

Anderson Co. at

Western Hills

Boys tennis

Anderson Co. at

Western Hills

Prep baseball

5:30 p.m. – Woodford Co. at Franklin Co.

Prep softball

5:30 p.m. – Western Hills at Woodford Co.

5:45 p.m. – Franklin Co. at Shelby Co.

Men’s NCAA Tournament

7:15 p.m. – Marquette vs. Miami (CBS)

7:47 p.m. – Arizona vs. Ohio State (TBS)

9:45 p.m. – Syracuse vs. Indiana (CBS)

10:17 p.m. – La Salle vs. Wichita State (TBS)

Golf

9:30 a.m. – European Tour: Trophee Hassan II (Golf)

4 p.m. – PGA Tour: Houston Open (Golf)

College baseball

7:30 p.m. – Tulane at Rice (FSN)

MLB spring training

1 p.m. – NY Mets vs. Washington (ESPN)

Tennis

1 p.m. – Sony Open (ESPN2)

7 p.m. – Sony Open (ESPN2)

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