Sports briefs

January 10, 2014

East’s reverse raffle is May 10


ELIZABETHTOWN — The annual East Bladen High Booster Club’s reverse raffle will be held on Saturday, May 10, starting at 6 p.m.

Tickets will be available at Leinwand’s or from any Booster Club member.

All parents of athletes are urged to contribute desserts and help with preparing the takeouts on the night of the event. Those who can help should be at the school before 4:30 p.m.

The Keynotes will help with serving.

Anyone with questions can contact Kathy Coates by email at


8K Trail Run is set for April


ELIZABETHTOWN — The Elizabethtown Rotary Club will sponsoring an 8K Trail Run to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, on Saturday, April 5, at Brown’s Creek Bike Trail, located at 2354 E. Broad St., Elizabethtown.

The pre-registration fee is $35.

For details and a registration form, visit


Triathlon schedule has been set


WHITE LAKE — Dates have been set for the 2014 triathlons at White Lake.

— The White Lake Half-Triathlon — a 1.2-mile swim, 56-mile bike ride and 13.1-mile run — will be held April 12 starting at 9 a.m.

— The White Lake Sprint Marathon — a 750-meter swim, 14-mile bike ride and 5K run — will be held April 13 starting at 9 a.m.

— The White Lake International Triathon — a 1,500-meter swim, 45K bike ride and 10K run — will be held Sept. 6 starting at 8 a.m.

— The White Lake Dash for Divas Triathlon — a 250-meter swim, 7-mile bike ride and 2-mile run — will be held Sept. 7 starting at 8 a.m.