Game Plan

Published 12:12 pm Monday, November 15, 2021

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VWAA baseball registration
Registration is now open for the Vicksburg Warren Athletic Association’s spring baseball season. The league is open to children ages 3 and up, with five age divisions up to 12U, and games begin March 21, 2022 at Sports Force Parks. Registration ends Jan. 3.

Online registration is available at vwaabaseball.org. For more information, visit the website or email vwaabaseball@gmail.com or follow the VWAA Baseball Facebook page.

Reindeer Run 5K
The Reindeer Run 5K is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 4, at Catfish Row Art Park. The 5K run and race walk will begin at 8 a.m., and follow a course through downtown Vicksburg. All proceeds benefit PAWS Rescue. Post-race events include food provided by LD’s Kitchen, adult beverages, a pet parade and reindeer games for children.

The first 300 people to register are also guaranteed a long-sleeved technical shirt.

The registration fee is $30 and is available online at raceroster.com/events/2021/53926/reindeer-run-5k.

Hinds baseball showcase
Hinds Community College will host its 2022 Spring Baseball Showcase on Jan. 23, at Joe G. Moss Field on the Raymond campus. The showcase will begin at noon, and continue until completion. Registration begins at 11 a.m.

The showcase is open to players in grades 9-12. Players should bring their own baseball equipment, cleats and pants. They must also have a physical with a date of Jan. 23, 2021 or later.

The cost is $100 per player, payable with cash or check at the time of registration. No early payment will be accepted, although players can download registration and waiver forms at https://sports.hindscc.edu/sports/baseball to speed up the registration process.

For more information, email Hinds assistant coach Andrew Gunn at Andrew.Gunn@hindscc.edu.