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• Third annual THE MAN RUN for Prostate Cancer Awareness features a 5K run and a one-mile fun walk that honors prostate cancer survivors and supports free prostate cancer screenings and educational programs by The University of Tennessee Medical Center Cancer Institute. Event begins at 8 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, at UT Medical Center. Online registration at For more information, visit or call 865-305-8577.

• Inaugural Knoxville Free to Breathe 5K Run/1 Mile Walk begins at 8:15 a.m. (walk) and 8:30 a.m. (run) Saturday, Oct. 16, in Village Green subdivision, Jamestowne Boulevard. Registration opens at 6:30 a.m. Proceeds help support National Lung Cancer Partnership’s vital research, education and awareness programs. For more information or to register, donate, sponsor or volunteer, visit

• Farragut Middle School Girls Soccer will hold make-up tryouts from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 12, for all grades at Farragut Christian Church. For more information, e-mail:

• Fall Knox Youth Sports instructional softball is for girls age 7-12. Games weeknights at Lakeshore Park. Official age as of Dec 21, 2010. Season runs from early Sept. to late Oct. For more info, visit or call 865-584-6403.

• Beginning this fall, Farragut Baseball, Inc. announces Mickey Mantle and Connie Mack leagues will return. Ages for Mantle league are 15-16 and for the Mack league are 17-18 per USSSA guidelines (born after April 30). Registration is through Tuesday, Aug. 17. Forms can be dropped off at Goin’ Postal in Farragut Towne Square or from league’s Web site: For more info, contact Jeff Jansen:

• East Tennessee Technology Access Center 12th Annual Al Wilson–Mack French golf tourney is Tuesday, Aug. 24, at Tennessee Centennial Golf Course in Oak Ridge. Wilson, former Tennessee Vols and Denver Broncos standout linebacker, joins former UT football coach Phillip Fulmer as speakers at morning breakfast. For more information, call 865-219-0130.

• Executive Women International of Knoxville hosted its 15th Annual Pilot/Xinergy Golf Classic June 7th at Gettysvue Polo, Golf & Country Club and raised $36,000.


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