Photo Gallery: St. Aloysius youth football camp

Published 3:00 pm Thursday, June 20, 2024

St. Aloysius’ football team held its annual youth camp this week at Farrell Stadium-Balzli Field.

More than a dozen young players in grades K-6 mingled with St. Al’s varsity players, as well as coaches Walker Mosby and Bumper Brogdon, as they ran through drills and played games of touch football.

The camp began Monday and concluded Thursday morning.

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St. Aloysius’ 2024 varsity football season will begin Aug. 23 with a road game at Adams County Christian School. The home opener is Aug. 30 vs. Cathedral.

The Flashes will also play a preseason scrimmage against Lamar School on either Aug. 8, 9 or 10 — the date and time have not yet been set ­— at Balzli Field.

2024 St. Aloysius football schedule
Aug. 23 — at Adams County Christian
Aug. 30 — Cathedral
Sept. 6 — at East Rankin
Sept. 13 — *Tri-County
Sept. 20 — *at Clinton Christian
Sept. 27 — *Central Hinds
Oct. 4 — at Riverfield
Oct. 11 — Columbia Academy
Oct. 18 — Manchester
Oct. 25 — *at Winston Academy
*MAIS District 2-4A games

About Ernest Bowker

Ernest Bowker is The Vicksburg Post's sports editor. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post's sports staff since 1998, making him one of the longest-tenured reporters in the paper's 140-year history. The New Jersey native is a graduate of LSU. In his career, he has won more than 50 awards from the Mississippi Press Association and Associated Press for his coverage of local sports in Vicksburg.

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