The Roswell Youth Lacrosse Invitational, one of the premiere youth lacrosse tournaments in the southeast, returns for its 11th year to Roswell Area Park May 9 through 11.
The RYLI brings more than 7,000 attendees to the Roswell area and hosts 2,200 kids, plus families and friends, over Mother’s Day weekend.
In addition to the lacrosse competition, the tournament includes a Lax Village with exhibits, interactive games, contests, food, music, equipment vendors and lacrosse instruction.
To register a team for the tournament, visit www.lacrosseincollege.com and select “Roswell Youth Lacrosse Invitational” under “Tournaments”.
Information: Steven Malone (770) 569-9746 or smalone @roswellgov.com.
Blessed Trinity Junior Titan football registration
Registration for Blessed Trinity Junior Football is now open to all rising sixth, seventh and eighth graders (current fifth, sixth and seventh graders).
All interested players should visit www.btcatholic.org/Football-Feeder to get more information and to register for the upcoming season.
Centennial Jr. Knights football registration
Online registration for the 2014 Centennial Jr. Knight football season is open.
The Jr. Knights are the feeder team for Centennial High School and fields football teams for players in the third through eighth grades.
The third, fourth and fifth grade teams are open to all regardless of where the player resides, while the sixth, seventh and eighth grade teams are for players residing in the Centennial High School district. To register, visit centennialjuniorknights.com.
Junior Patriot Football and Cheer Registration
Registration for the 2014 Patriot Community Sports football and cheer teams began March 1. The Junior Patriot football and cheer programs participate in Division II of the North Metro Football League
Information: visit www.playpcs.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
JCYFA Youth Football and Cheer registration
The Johns Creek Youth Football Association is now registering elementary age children for their 2014 fall season.
JCYFA offers tackle football for rising third, fourth and fifth graders, flag football for kindergarten through fourth graders and cheerleading for grades kindergarden through five.
Information: Register at www.JCYFA.com.
Collegiates & Legends golf tourney in Roswell
Thirty of the leading LPGA Legends Tour golf professionals will tee it up with 60 of the top collegiate female golfers at the Judson Collegiate & Legends Pro-Am Challenge at Country Club of Roswell June 27 through 30.
This is the second stop of the season for the Legends Tour and is the only event that allows women collegiate golfers to play alongside former stars of the LPGA.
The event is hosted by 13-time LPGA and six-time Legends Tour champion Rosie Jones, an Atlanta resident.
The first day of the event features a Pro-Am challenge, where area amateurs are paired with Legend Tour professionals and collegiate players.
The second day is a one-day Legends Tour tournament, with a purse of $120,000, while the third part of the event is a three-day collegiate stroke-play competition for the collegiate players.
The event will get under way with a Women’s Leadership Workshop June 26 from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel on 1075 Holcomb Bridge Road in Roswell.
The workship was created by the JCI Foundation to provide mentorship and education for young women who are still in college or just entering the workforce.
Proceeds from the golf tournament benefit Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, while proceeds from the Women’s Leadership Workshop benefit the JCI Foundation.
Cost: $10 for general admission, children under 17 and military personnel with ID get in free, discounts for groups of 10 or more. For the workshop, $55 for general admission, students get in free.