•Corinth High School football will host the Elite Warrior Football Camp June 1-3 under the lights at Warrior Stadium.
The camp is open to youth in grades K-6 and will take place from 6-8 pm the first two nights with waterday beginning at 10 am on June 3. The camp will feature classic drills and fundamentals and will be conducted by the Corinth football coaching staff along with high school players assisting.
Participants should arrive at camp 15 minutes prior so starting time wearing shorts, athletic shoes, and a t-shirt. Water and sports drinks will be provided. Players will be grouped by age.
Participants will receive a camp t-shirt, a group picture with coaches along with free admission to the Warriors home game August 25 against Tupelo where they will run out of the tunnel during pre-game.
Walk-up camp fee will be $55 on June 1.
•The 44th Annual D.M. Howie High School All-Star baseball games sponsored by the Crossroads Diamond Club will be played on Saturday June 3 at Trustmark Park in Pearl.
The 1A/2A contest will start at 11 with 3A/4A following at 2 and the 5A/6A game at 5.
Tickets are $10 per person and will be available at the gate game-day.
Local athletes who will be in action include Blaine Mercer, from Kossuth and Kerrigan Maness, Jackson Lancaster and Kyle Crigger from Corinth. Other players from nearby are Ripley’s Justin Medlin and Cooper Cox along with Hunter Cornelius and Brock Lindley from Pine Grove.
For more information contact the Mississippi Association of Coaches (MAC) at (601) 924-3020.
•Corinth junior golfers ages 11-18 are invited to compete in the Arrowhead Summer Classic at TPC of Louisiana in Avondale on June 6-7.
The two-day, 36-hole tournament is ranked by the Junior Golf Scoreboard and hosted by the Arrowhead Junior Golf Tour. The tournament fee is $230 and includes two days of green fees, tee gifts, and trophies in four age divisions.
Recommended accomodations are available at Candlewood Suites Avondale-New Orleans in Avondale, LA. Call 504-875-3500 for reservations and group rates. The extended registration deadline is Friday, June 2 at noon. To enter call Diane Ford at 985-630-3066 or enter online at www.arrowheadjgt.com.
•The Corinth Crossroads Regional Park will be hosting a new ‘Beginner Ladies Tennis League’ from June 5-July 31. Games will be played on Monday evenings at 7 and there will be a long list of substitutes if you’re not able to play. Instructors will be on hand to help keep score. This league is designed for ladies who are new to the sport or haven’t played in several years.
The cost is $20 per player and tennis ball will be provided. If interested please email Becky Nelms at email@example.com. You can also text at 630-710-4860 or message on face book to reserve your spot.
•Big Oaks Golf Course in Saltillo will host the first annual Havis’ Kids Golf Tournament fundraiser on Friday, June 23.
Registration will be from 8-9 AM the day of the event with a shot-gun start at 9. The cost is $400 per team and will be a 4-person scramble. There will be prize money, food and drinks.
Havis’ Kids is a non-profit organization started in 2011 to raise money for local families with special needs children in north Mississippi to take them to Disney World. Parents volunteer to provide these children with a great Disney vacation.
If you are interested in the event and would like more information you can call Havis Hurley at 662-643-3561 or tournament organizer Kay Harrelson at 662-871-8994 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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