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Dec. 5 middle school soccer game of Bayonet Point vs. Hudson benefits Moffitt Cancer Center

The Bayonet Point Middle School Patriots and the Hudson Middle School Cougars will play a charity soccer game at 6 p.m. Monday to raise money and awareness for cancer research.

The Patriots will wear special pink uniforms and socks, and the game will include special edition pink breast cancer awareness soccer balls.

The game will be held at Fivay High School. All profits will be donated to the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa.

MINI PLANES: Radio-control flying enthusiasts can take their aerial maneuvers indoors. Veterans Memorial Park hosts Full Throttle Radio Control Flyers events from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays in the gymnasium, 14333 Hicks Road in Hudson. Pilots may only bring electric planes. All ages are welcome, but children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult. Help will be available to new flyers. The class costs $1 per flyer. For information, call (727) 861-3033.

RUNNING: The fifth annual Lake Jovita Reindeer Run is Dec. 10 at the Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club. Registration is $25 and can be made at or at the Lake Jovita Fitness Center, 12900 Lake Jovita Blvd. Proceeds will benefit the American Cancer Society. Registration the day of the event will start at 7 a.m. with the race beginning at 8 a.m. The registration fee includes a race T-shirt, while supplies last, and entry into drawings for various prizes. For information, contact Suzanne Hollis, (352) 588-2233, ext. 316.

ULTIMATE FRISBEE: The J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex hosts Ultimate Frisbee from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Fridays. The games are free and intended for ages 18 and up. For information, call (727) 942-7439.

VOLLEYBALL: The J. Ben Harrill Recreation Complex is holding registrations for a youth volleyball league that begins on Jan. 21. There will be an evaluation day Jan. 14. The league is open to boys and girls ages 10 to 15 for $25 per participant. Proof of age is required. Games will be held Saturdays. For information, call (727) 942-7439 or (727) 934-4198.

MORE VOLLEYBALL: The Land O'Lakes Recreation Complex hosts Homeschool Competitive Volleyball from 1 to 3 p.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. The class is coached by Della Powell and will include conditioning, drills and scrimmages for kids ages 12 to 18. All players must have basic passing skills. The class is free. For information, call Powell at (813) 785-6634 or the complex at (813) 929-1220.

BASKETBALL: Registration is 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday for a noncompetitive youth basketball league at the Land O'Lakes Recreation Complex. The league is for boys and girls ages 7 to 15. Proof of age required. The season runs from January through March. The cost is $35 per child. For information, call (813) 929-1220.

MORE BASKETBALL: The Land O'Lakes Recreation Complex also hosts Basketball Basics for Homeschoolers from 1 to 2 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. Coaches Cox and Bonsall instruct the free class, which focuses on basic skills of basketball, including passing, dribbling and shooting. The class is open to kids ages 11 to 16. For information, call (813) 929-1220.

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Dec. 5 middle school soccer game of Bayonet Point vs. Hudson benefits Moffitt Cancer Center 12/02/11 [Last modified: Friday, December 2, 2011 5:11pm]
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