Wednesday, July 29, 2015

SPORTS EVENTS >> 7-29-15

LONOKE IS HOSTING FOOTBALL YOUTH CAMP 

Lonoke High School is hosting its Youth Football Camp 8:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday and Thursday at Abraham Stadium. The camp is for kids going into grades first through sixth and registration is $20 per child. Camp instructors will be the Lonoke coaching staff and LHS Jackrabbit players.

It will include instruction on offensive and defensive fundamentals, with an emphasis on FUN, positive attitudes and feedback from camp instructors. Athletes should wear athletic attire, tennis shoes or cleats.

For more information, contact Lonoke football coach Doug Bost at 601-676-6749 or doug.bost@lonokeschools.org, or Taggart Moore at taggart.moore@lonokeschools.org.


CABOT LIONS CLUB HOSTING CHARITY GOLF TOURNEY

The Cabot Lions Club will host its annual Charity Golf Tournament on Monday, Sept. 14 at Rolling Hills Country Club in Cabot. The event is a four-person scramble with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Entry fee is $400 per team and includes greens fees, cart, two mulligans, many door prize opportunities and a steak dinner that will be served after tournament play. Deadline for entry is Sept. 7.

Corporate sponsorships and hole sponsorships are also available, and donations are accepted for door prizes. Proceeds from the event will go directly toward providing vision screenings, eye exams and eyeglasses purchases for local in-need school children and adults. For more information or to obtain an entry form, call 501-920-2122 or email cabotlions@yahoo.com.


FALL SPORTS REGISTRATION UNDERWAY IN JACKSONVILLE

The Jacksonville Parks and Recreation department is now holding registration for all fall sports leagues. Deadline for all adult softball is Aug. 27 and registration fee is $450 per team. A softball coaches’ meeting is scheduled for Aug. 27 at the Jacksonville Community Center. Start dates are Sept. 9 for men and Sept. 14 for co-ed.

The co-ed volleyball registration deadline is Aug. 28 and registration fee is $200 per team.

Flag football deadline is Aug. 28 and registration fee is $350 per team.

For more information, contact Megan at 501-982-4171 or email mhandy@cityofjacksonville.net.


JMS VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS SET FOR EARLY AUGUST

Jacksonville Middle School is holding volleyball tryouts on Aug. 4, 5 and 6. Girls going into grades 7 and 8 should report to the JMS gym from 9-10:30 a.m. all three days, and must have a current physical to participate. For more information, contact JMS at 501-241-2144.