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Vicksburg High Basketball Trials
Tryouts for Vicksburg High’s varsity and junior varsity basketball teams will be held March 9-11 at VHS Gymnasium. Tryouts will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. each day, and all players must have an up-to-date physical, attendance and concussion form. They must also bring their own shorts, sneakers, shirt, towel and water bottle.
For more information contact Coach Kelvin Carter.
Vikings Golf Course
The Warren Central Golf Team will host the 2022 Vikings Golf 4-Man Scramble on March 26 at Vicksburg Country Club. The tournament will start at 1 p.m.
Entry fees are $400 per team or $100 for individual players, and include lunch and a mulligan. Several levels of tournament sponsorship are also available.
For more information or to register, contact Warren Central Golf Coach Matt Williams at 601-218-8295 or email [email protected]
Warren Central Basketball Trials
Tryouts for Warren Central’s varsity and junior varsity basketball teams will be held March 7-11 at Warren Central Junior High Gymnasium.
Tryouts will take place from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. each day, and all players must have an up-to-date physical, attendance and concussion form. They must also bring their own shorts, sneakers, shirt, towel and water bottle. For more information email Coach Keith Williams at [email protected]
Spring Break Tennis Camp
The City of Vicksburg will be holding its annual Spring Break Tennis Camp March 14-17 at the Halls Ferry Park Tennis Courts. The camp will run from 9 a.m. to noon each day and the cost is $40 per person.
The deadline to register is March 9. Call Rick Shields at 601-618-4757 or visit the Halls Ferry Courts to register.
Red Carpet Bowl Scholarships
Applications are now being accepted for the 2022 Red Carpet Bowl Scholarships. The $750 scholarships are awarded to high school seniors from Vicksburg High School, Warren Central, Porter’s Chapel Academy and St. Aloysius.
Applicants must submit the application form, a list of high school activities, and a 500-word essay. The deadline is March 23.
Registration for the Vicksburg YMCA Youth Volleyball League is open until March 12th. The league is for girls aged 8-14 and is designed to teach them the basic principles of the game.
Games will take place on Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday at the Purks YMCA, and there are three age categories – 8-10, 11-12 and 13-14. The registration fee is $70 for YMCA members and $80 for non-members. Uniforms are included in the registration fee.
Coaches are also needed. A meeting will be held March 14 at 6 p.m. at the Purks YMCA.
For more information or to register contact Wayne Scott at 601-638-1071 or email him at [email protected]
Hinds Grad Weekend
Hinds Community College’s Athletics Department will host its first-ever golf weekend and outing on April 8-9 at its Raymond Campus.
In addition to the Friday afternoon golf outing, Hinds Athletics alumni will have the opportunity to mingle at a social event with former teammates, honor past coaches and student-athletes, and d attend sporting events on campus. Hinds will face Northwest Mississippi in a baseball game on April 9 at 2 p.m. There will be men’s and women’s alumni football matches that day at noon.
The Alumni Golf Outing will be a four-way race for the best ball, and the cost is $400 per team. The deadline for registration is March 28. To register, complete the registration form on the Hinds Athletics website.
Cost for Friday night party is $40 and Saturday morning brunch is $20, or both for $50. The cost of both events is also included in the Alumni Golf Outing registration fee.
All money raised will go to the Hinds Foundation for Athletics. For more information, visit Sports.Hindscc.edu or contact Athletic Director Nathan Werremeyer at [email protected] or 601-857-3330.