Game Plan

Published 9:45 am Wednesday, July 12, 2017

WC golf tournament

The Viking Classic Golf Tournament, a fundraiser to benefit the Warren Central Touchdown Club and Fairways Club, is scheduled for July 14 at Clear Creek Golf Course. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. and the tournament will start at 1 p.m.

The entry fee is $75 per person, or $300 per team for the four-person scramble. Sponsorships are also available for $100, $500 or $1,500.

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Summer tennis camp

The City of Vicksburg will host its annual free summer tennis camp throughout the summer at Halls Ferry Park. The lessons run from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. each weekday, with a junior team tennis session following from 10 a.m. to noon.

The lessons are taught by City of Vicksburg tennis director Rick Shields, and assistants Ann-Stewart Piazza, George Wilkerson and Lauren Davis. For more information, call Shields at 601-618-4757.

USM Summer Party

The Southern Miss Alumni Association, in conjunction with USM’s Department of Athletics, will host the 34th Annual Jackson All-Star Party July 20 at the Mississippi Trade Mart in Jackson. The event will run from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., and tickets are $10 per person or $25 per family. The event will include meet-and-greet sessions with Southern Miss football coach and Vicksburg native Jay Hopson as well as selected players.

Tickets are available at the door, or online at

USM volleyball camps

Southern Miss will host three volleyball camps for youth and high school players on its Hattiesburg campus this summer.

The first camp is July 11-13 and is for individual high school players. The second is a team camp July 14-16, and the last is a youth camp July 17-19.

The youth camp is designed for middle school students grades 4-8. This camp will focus on beginner volleyball skills for individual and teams with the camp ending with a tournament.

For more information, email USM assistant coach David Brown at

Arrowhead Golf Tour

The Arrowhead Junior Golf Tour will host the Blue Harbor Point Stroke Play Championship, at Beau Chene Golf Club in in Mandeville, La., July 22-23. The two-day, 36-hole tournament is ranked by the Junior Golf Scoreboard.

The entry fee is $195 and includes green fees, gifts and trophies in four age divisions. The registration deadline is July 19. For information or two register, visit or call Diane Ford at 985-630-3066.

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