Sports

March 27, 2012

Sports Shorts

Start Smart baseball

Start Smart Baseball is a developmentally appropriate introductory baseball program at 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday through April 25 at the youth center. Parents work one-on-one with their child. The cost is $20 per person and includes a T-shirt. Space is limited. Sign up now. For more information, call (623) 856-7470.

Bunny hop fun run

The bunny hop 5k fun run is 7 a.m. April 6 in front of the 944th Fighter Wing building. Prizes, trophies and refreshments are included. For more information, call (623) 856-6241.

Pitch, hit and run

A MLB pitch, hit and run competition is at 6 p.m. April 13 at Mark Grace ball field for children, ages 7 to 14. The event is free and participants must register in advance. For more information, call (623) 856-6225.

Rent-a-lane Sundays

Families and groups can rent a lane from noon to 4 p.m. $10 for one hour of bowling and $15 for two hours at Thunderbolt Lanes. For more information, call (623) 856-6529.

Dorm key bowling

Discount bowling for dorm residents is 3 to 6 p.m. Tuesdays, 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays and 5 to 7 p.m. Sundays. Show your dorm key and receive the first game for $1.50, second for $1, third game for 50 cents and the fourth game is free. Shoe rental is $1.50. Bring three friends and your games are free. For more information, call (623) 856-6529.




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