Game Plan

Published 9:00 am Sunday, August 23, 2020

YMCA cheerleading
Registration for the Vicksburg YMCA’s 2020 cheerleading program is open through Sept. 4. The program is for girls ages 7-11, and offers them the chance to cheer for a team and represent their school. They will attend a cheer camp at the beginning of the season, and finish the year with a competition.

The cost is $60 for YMCA members and $70 for non-members, and includes uniforms. Parents can register their children in person at the Purks YMCA or online at

YMCA football registration
Registration for the Vicksburg YMCA’s 2020 flag football season is now open and will continue until Sept. 1. The league is open to players in kindergarten through sixth grade, and will be broken up into several age divisions.

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The registration fee is $50 for YMCA members and $70 for non-members. Parents can register their children at the Purks YMCA, online at, or by calling 601-638-1071.

Bowling leagues forming
Fall bowling leagues are forming at Fun Lanes, with organizational meetings and competition scheduled in early September.

The organizational meeting for the Tuesday Night Open League is Sept. 1 at 7 p.m., and competition begins Sept. 8. This league is open to all adult bowlers 18 and older.

The Fun Lanes Seniors League will begin competition on Sept. 2 at 2 p.m. after a brief meeting. This league is for all bowlers ages 50 and older, and will compete for 18 weeks.
The Cannonball Bowling League is for all bowlers 18 and over. It will have its meeting on Sept. 3 at 7 p.m., and begin play on Sept. 10 at 7 p.m.

All bowlers must purchase a USBC sanction card for the 2020-21 season. The cost is $21 for the season and is valid in all leagues bowled. Cards may be purchased online thru or thru the league on the first night of competition.

For more information contact Jackie Strange at 601-529-3318 or 601-636-1262; or Patrick Belden at 601-631-1779.

Hinds soccer ID camp
Hinds Community College will host its women’s soccer ID camp on Friday, Aug. 28, in the Raymond campus. For more information, email head coach Brandon Mitchell at or register on the women’s soccer page.

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