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First Hernando Youth Soccer Club hosts opening qualifier for 3 vs. 3

The First Hernando Youth Soccer Club will host the opening qualifier of the annual 3 vs. 3 Soccer Invitational on April 18 at Anderson Snow Park in Spring Hill.

The tournament will set qualifiers for the regional event in Savannah, Ga., and the 3 vs. 3 Summer Nationals in Kings Island, Ohio, in July. There are boys and girls age groups from U6 to U18 along with adult men, women and co-ed divisions.

The registration fee is $155 per team and includes a tournament T-shirt for each participant and the guarantee of at least four games played per squad. Deadline to enter is April 11.

For more information or to register, visit

HOCKEY: Springstead Hockey Club has wrapped its regular season with a 13-5-1 record, ending with a forfeit victory against Sarasota on March 13.

The Eagles now set their sights on the state playoffs starting today at the St. Pete Times Forum in Tampa. Springstead will take on Jesuit in the opening game at 7:30 tonight. The two-time state champs will also play two games Saturday before its fate is decided for the remainder of the tournament.

RUNNING: The Arc Nature Coast will host the third annual Spring Lake 5K Run and 2-Mile Fun Walk at 8 a.m. May 23.

The run will be at 5283 Neff Lake Road in Brooksville and registration begins at 7 a.m. Cost is $25 for the 5K and $20 for the Fun Walk, and includes a T-shirt and scenic run through hills and an equestrian stable.

All proceeds will go the Arc Nature Coast, which serves people with disabilities and their families.

Register online by visiting and searching for Spring Lake 5K. For more information, call (352) 544-2322, ext. 109, or e-mail or visit

LITTLE BUDDIES: Brooksville Recreation Department is starting more sessions of Little Buddies Tennis for children age 4-7. The camp will include two separate classes on Monday evenings.

From 4:30-5:30 at the Jerome Brown Community Center in Brooksville, beginners will start from scratch. From 5:30-6:30, rookies (youths with some experience) will have their class. All classes are indoors.

Little Buddies Golf is also starting for children 5-7. The camp will run every Wednesday from 5:30-6:30 p.m. starting April 9. Jerome Brown Center will host the clinic.

The cost for either clinic is $50 for eight lessons and a program T-shirt.

For more info, or to register clinic, contact the recreation staff at (352) 540-3835.

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First Hernando Youth Soccer Club hosts opening qualifier for 3 vs. 3 03/19/09 [Last modified: Friday, March 20, 2009 10:24am]
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