Game Plan

Published 9:36 am Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Butler Camp registration

Registration for the third annual Malcolm Butler Football Camp is now open and will continue through May 1.
The camp is for boys in grades 1-12, and will be held July 15 at Memorial Stadium. The camp is free, but participation is limited and early registration is encouraged. Registration is available online only, at

The camp will include instruction from New England Patriots cornerback and former Vicksburg High star Malcolm Butler, the Vicksburg High School football coaching staff, and college and pro football players.

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For more information, call Cynthia Bell at 601-529-7470, Carolyn Bingham at 601-738-8102, James Daniel at 601-630-5846, or Lorenzo Breland 228-304-9737.

WC soccer tryouts

Tryouts for Warren Central’s boys soccer team will be held May 8 and 9, on the front field adjacent to Mississippi 27 at Warren Central High School, at 4 p.m. each day. The tryouts are open to players in grades 7-12.

All participants must have a current physical, a parental consent form, and must wear shinguards. All participants must also sign up at the front soccer field on May 5 from 3:30 to 5 p.m. to get the necessary paperwork.

For more information, call coach Greg Head at 601-631-1257.

Learn to Swim registration

Registration for the 2017 American Red Cross Learn to Swim program will be held at City Pool, May 17-19 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., and May 20 from 10 a.m. until noon.

The program is for all ages, from 3 years old to adults, and the cost is $12 per student per two-week session. The sessions will run from June 5-16, June 26-July 8, July 17-28, and the times of each class vary by age. Classes fill on a first-come, first-served basis and early registration is encouraged.

Registration must be made in person. Payment can be made with either cash or check made payable to the City of Vicksburg. All payments are due at the time of registration.

For more information on the Learn to Swim program contact Sylvia Gurtowski at Vicksburg City Pool at 601-634-4516.

WC basketball tryouts

Tryouts for Warren Central’s boys basketball team will be held May 15-19 in Gym A, from 4:30 to 7 p.m. each day. All participants must have a current physical and parental consent form.

For more information, email Warren Central boys basketball coach Bruce Robinson at

Play 2 Wynn camp

The 15th annual Play 2 Wynn Basketball Camp will be held June 19-23 at Vicksburg Junior High School, from 9 a.m. to noon each day.

The camp is open to boys and girls ages 6-16. The cost is $35 per day, or $100 for the week. The camp teaches basketball fundamentals and skills. For more information, email Donna Brown-Wynn at

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