Game Plan

Published 9:24 am Wednesday, July 27, 2016

County Golf Championship

The Warren County Golf Championship, a two-round, 36-hole tournament, is scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, July 30 and 31, at Clear Creek Golf Course. The tournament is open to all Warren County residents or those holding a Clear Creek golf pass, and the entry fee is $110 per person. To register, or for more information, visit the Clear Creek clubhouse or call 601-638-9395.

Tara’s Tomahawk Tromp

The third annual Tomahawk Tromp trail and adventure race is scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 13 at Tara Wildlife. The race is a 5K trail run that includes several outdoors skill stations that participants must navigate, including rifle, archery, slingshot, rope obstacles, knife and tomahawk throwing, swimming and more.

It’s an all-ages event, but participants younger than 10 must be accompanied by an adult. Entry fees are $20 to $30 for individuals, or $30 to $50 for a family. Raceday registration begins at 6 a.m. at Tara Wildlife, and the race at 8 a.m.

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VSO registration open

Registration for the Vicksburg Soccer Organization’s fall season is open online at There are leagues for children ages 4-14, and the registration fee ranges from $60 to $90 depending on age. Early bird registration is available until July 31 and comes with a $5 discount. Registration will continue until Aug. 21, and the season starts Sept. 5.

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Gator Golf Classic

The inaugural Gator Golf Classic, a tournament to benefit the Vicksburg High School baseball program, is scheduled for Aug. 5 at 1 p.m. at Clear Creek Golf Course. Registration for the two-person scramble is $150 per team, or $90 for an individual. Hole sponsorships are also available for $100, $225 and $500.

A grand prize of two YETI coolers will be awarded, and there are also prizes for the top three finishers in each flight, for the longest drive and closest to the pin.

For more information or to register, call Vicksburg High baseball coach Derrick DeWald at 769-226-3046, or assistant coach Derek Sims at 601-832-0947.

Packers registration

The Vicksburg Packers youth football team will hold registration each Monday, Tuesday and Thursday through Aug. 13, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Vicksburg Junior High football stadium on Rosa A. Temple Drive. Registration is open to boys ages 6 to 12. The registration fee is $25, and a state ID and original birth certificate are required.

The registration fee for the 2016 season is $100 per child. For information on the Packers football team, call Robert Jones at 601-291-1371, James Goodman at 601-415-0453, Michelle Collins at 601-415-5192, or Anissa Carter at 601-642-7730.

For information on the Packers cheerleading team, call coach Stephanie Williams at 601-415-5918.

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