Sports Shorts 2-7-18

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A weekly listing of local sports news and events

Dixie Baseball sets registration

Registration for Lancaster Dixie Baseball’s 2018 youth season is 8 a.m.-3 p.m. through Feb. 9 and Feb. 12-16, and 9 a.m.-noon Feb. 10 at United Forklift, 2175 McIlwain Road, Lancaster. For details, call Dale Laney at (704) 695-5730.

Adult hoops league meeting Feb. 21

The Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Department will hold an organizational meeting for the 2018 Adult Basketball League at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 21 at Springdale Recreation Center, 260 S. Plantation Road, Lancaster. Rosters need to be submitted and schedules, league rules and regulations will be given out. A team representative must attend the meeting. Deadline is 5 p.m. Feb. 16. For details, call Tommy Martin at (803) 285-5545.

Gregory YMCA offers swim lessons

The Gregory Family YMCA, the former Gregory Health and Wellness Center at the USC Lancaster, has set youth swim lessons for its second session this winter.

Registration is at the Gregory Family YMCA office, ??? Hubbard Drive, Lancaster. The next session is Feb. 26-March 29.

Classes meet two nights a week for four weeks, as follows:

- Monday/Wednesday – Level 1 (6-6:30) – Level 2 (6-6:30)- Level 1 (6:30-7) – Level 2 (6:30-7)

- Tuesday/Thursday – aqua infant (6-6:30) – aqua tot (6-6:30) – Level 1 (6-6:30) – Level 2 (6-6:30) – Level 3 (6-6:30) – wee toddler (6:30-7) – Level 1 (6:30-7) – Level 2 (6:30-7) – Level 3 (6:30-7).

For details, call (803) 313-7102.

Magicmasters play here March 2

The Harlem Magicmasters will make their annual appearance at the Lancaster High School gym at 7 p.m. March 2 to face the Fatherhood Trailblazers.

The event, sponsored by the Lancaster Fatherhood Project, will feature a special halftime show, which includes an autograph session, tricks, dunks and giveaways.

Advance tickets for students and seniors are $6 each. The advance price for the general public is $8. The price at the gate for seniors and students is $8 and $10 for the general public.

For details, call (803) 283-3444, or (803) 289-9042.


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