Game Plan

Published 9:55 pm Saturday, December 31, 2016

VSO registration open

Registration is now open for the Vicksburg Soccer Organization’s spring season and will continue until Jan. 15. The registration fees are $60 for U4-U6, $80 for U8, $85 for U10 and $90 for U12 and above.
To register online, visit, or email

WC track tryouts

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Tryouts for Warren Central’s varsity boys and girls, and ninth-grade boys and girls’ track teams will be held Jan. 11 and 12 at Viking Stadium, at 4 p.m. each day. Athletes must have proper workout gear and a current physical.

For more information, contact Warren Central track and field coach Larry Tyrone at 601-638-3372 or via email at

Hinds baseball camp

Hinds Community College will host its Winter Baseball Showcase on Jan. 21 at Joe G. Moss Field in Raymond. The camp is for players in grades 9-12. On-site registration will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the showcase at 12:30 p.m. The cost of the showcase is $75 per player, and no advance payments will be accepted.

The showcase will consist of a pro-style workout and an instructional period. All players must bring cleats, turf shoes, a bat and batting gloves. Proof of a current physical must also be presented at registration.
To register or for more information, email Hinds Community College assistant baseball coach Nick Ammirati at or visit

Chill in the Hills 10K

The ninth annual Chill in the Hills 10K run and 5K race walk is scheduled for Jan. 14 in downtown Vicksburg.

The race will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the parking lot of Guaranty Bank on the corner of Cherry and Belmont Streets. Raceday registration and packet pickup will also take place inside Guaranty Bank before the race on Jan. 14 and the evening of Jan. 13.

The registration fee is $25 for the 10K or 5K, and $15 for the children’s 1-mile fun run. Registration is available at, and for more information visit or call 601-636-5703.

The Chill in the Hills 10K is a fundraiser for Grace Christian Counseling Center.

MSU coaches clinic
Mississippi State’s baseball program will host its annual baseball coaching clinic on Jan. 27 on the Starkville campus. The clinic is free.

Registration will run from 8:45 to 9:30 a.m. in the Palmeiro Center adjacent to Dudy Noble Field, and the clinic will finish at 2 p.m. with MSU team practice to follow.

Interested coaches must e-mail April Edwards at, letting her know what school you represent, along with the names of the coaches who will be in attendance.

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