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August 18, 2013 

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FOOTBALL

Canes Youth Football: Accepting registration for ages 10-13. (803) 361-8323 or email canesfootballcolumbia@yahoo.com

GOLF

10th Annual Sheriff James R. Metts Golf Tournament: Sept. 9 at the Country Club of Lexington, 1066 Barr Road. Thirty four-member teams. Proceeds benefit the James R. Metts Endowed Scholarship at Charleston Southern. Entry fee is $350 per team or $87.50 per player (includes greens fees, golf cart fees, range balls and buffet dinner). “Hacker Packets” available for $20 (includes two mulligans, one thrown and one red-tee buster). (803) 223-1283 or (803) 606-8180

Fourth annual Burns Foundation Golf Outing: Sept. 16 at Cobblestone Golf, 280 University Club Pkwy., Blythewood. Registration begins at noon; tee-off at 1 p.m. Cost is $75 per player (includes entry into all events, 18 holes of golf, riding cart, lunch, dinner and various awards). Open to age 7 and older. Four-person captain’s choice. Golf attire required; no steel spikes allowed on course. (803) 210-6103 or email rdougfriday@yahoo.com

Mid Carolina Golf Club Patriot Golf Day Tournament: Sept. 21, at 3593 Kiblers Bridge Road, Prosperity. 8 a.m. Shotgun (first 32 teams) and 2 p.m. shotgun. Captain’s choice format. Cost is $60 per person or $25 per military personnel (current and former military and their spouses). Entry fee includes golf, range balls, prizes, drinks on course and cookout after play. All proceeds benefit the Folds of Honor Foundation, which supports families of those who have died or become disabled during military duty. The Patriot Golf Day Tournament is supported by the PGA of America. (803) 364-3193 or (803) 345-6039

RUNNING

Color Me Rad 5K: Sept. 28 outside Colonial Life Arena, 801 Lincoln St. Waves of runners will take off every five minutes beginning at 8 a.m. and will be doused with color that dyes their T-shirts. All ages welcome. Proceeds will benefit Happy Wheels. Participants can use code HWKIDS for 15 percent off registration fee. colormerad.com

SOCCER

SOAR Fall Youth Soccer: First practice begins week of Aug. 26. Practice one day per week (Monday, Tuesday or Thursday). Games begin Sept. 7 and are held every Saturday morning. (803) 772-0057; www.soarleagues.com

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