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Upcoming Events as of Jan. 22

• Jan 23, 2018 at 10:30 AM

The Upcoming Events list is a public service of the Times News. To submit an event, email the Sports Department at sports@timesnews.net, fax listing information to (423) 392-1385 or contact the Sports Department after 6 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328, ext. 4323. Submissions must be received at least one week prior to the event and include sport, dates, deadlines, location and contact information.

Baseball

• VELOCITY BASEBALL USSSA 11-under team is hosting private tryouts. Contact Coach Jay at (423) 833-1304, email velocitybaseballjc@gmail.com or go online at velocitybaseballofjc.teamapp.com for more information.

• ELIZABETHTON/CARTER COUNTY Youth Baseball-Softball Association will hold baseball signups for kids ages 4-12 on Jan. 27 and every Saturday in February from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Parks and Recreation office. Parents must bring the child’s birth certificate.

• RBI's 4th Annual Winter Softball Hitting & Pitching Camp for ages 8-15 will be held from 9 a.m. to noon, Jan 27. Visit rbitricities.com.

• RBI's 4th Annual Winter Baseball Hitting Camp for ages 8-14 will be held from 9 a.m. to noon, Feb 3. Visit rbitricities.com for more info.

Basketball

• SHOOTING STARS Tri-Cities Hoopfest, with divisions for boys and girls grades 3-7, will be held Jan 20-21 at Science Hill in Johnson City. There is no entry fee; three-game guarantee. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com.

• SHOOTING STARS SNOW Hoops Classic, for boys and girls grades 3-8, will be held Jan. 27 at Science Hill in Johnson City. Entry fee is $90. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com.

• SHOOTING STARS Tri State Invitational, for boys and girls grades 3-8, will be held Feb. 10 at Science Hill in Johnson City. Entry fee is $90. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com.

• FUTURE STARS Mountain Invitational, for boys and girls grades 3-8, will be held Feb. 17-18 at Carver Recreation Center. Entry fee is $90. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com.

• SHOOTING STARS Tri-Cities Winter Classic, for boys and girls grades 3-8, will be held Feb. 24 at Science Hill in Johnson City. Entry fee is $90. Call (423) 341-0133 or email ebarbaau@aol.com.

Dodgeball

• KINGSPORT PARKS AND RECREATION will hold a glow-in-the-dark dodgeball tournament from 7 to 9 p.m., Feb. 9 at the V.O. Dobbins Community Center (301 Louis Street in Kingsport). The cost to play is $2 per person. Two age divisions: 13-16 and 17 and older. Teams of six with two substitutes will be allowed. Call (423) 224-2489 or email reneeensor@kingsporttn.gov.

Running

• 2018 SKELTON LAW RACING SERIES begins with the Surgoinsville 10 Miler at 8 a.m., Feb. 24 at Surgoinsville Middle School. SFTC Long Distance Series, SFTC King and Queen competition; RRCA Southern Region 10 Mile Championship. Contact race director Mark Skelton at (423) 272-4812 or visit www.RunTriCities.org.

Soccer

REGISTRATION

• FC DALLAS TRI registration is open for both competitive and recreational programs. Fees range from $75 to $280. Email recdir@fcdallastri.org or mjlouter@gmail.com.

TOURNAMENTS

• BUCCANEER CLASSIC 5-vs.-5 Futbal Tournament will be held Jan. 27 (girls) and Jan. 28 (boys) at TNT Sportsplex in Kingsport. Divisions are girls and boys 8-under through high school and adult men and women. Register online at buccaneerclassic.com. For more information, contact Dr. Dwight Whynot at (423) 741-8582 or drwhynot@buccaneerclassic.com.

Volleyball

TOURNAMENTS

• EASTMAN OPEN Volleyball Tournament will be held Saturday-Sunday, Jan. 27-28 (women’s divisions on Saturday and co-ed divisions on Sunday). All divisions will be six-person teams (co-ed three men and three women). Entry fee is $10 per player and the entry deadline is Friday, Jan. 19. For more information, call Joe Douthat at (423) 224-7544 or Jack Henry at (423) 384-1765.

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