Three more NC All-star teams begin tournaments
On the heels of Newton County's 13-under All-Star team that captured the Georgia Junior Dixie Boys championship Tuesday, three more team from the county embark on what they hope will also be a title run.
Two Dixie Youth teams travel to La Grange to open tournament play while the other All-Star contingent will attempt to capture a state title in Albany.
Check back to covnews. com throughout the weekend for updates on the three teams' progress.
Social Circle football camp starts Monday
The Social Circle football program will be hosting the Redskin Youth Camp July 18-21. The camp will be 6-8 p.m. at Stephens Park football field and is open to children ages 512.
This is the second year for the Redskin Youth Camp. Last year's camp drew more than 50 participants. The cost of the camp is $50 and each camper receives a T-shirt.
The camp aims to teach children the fundamentals of blocking, tackling, passing and catching. Campers will play against each other in noncontact, flag football games and skill development will also include and obstacle course.
Social Circle head coach David Seawright and coaches from the Redskins varsity team will be on hand to offer instruction. The camp is an excellent way for upcoming players to learn the basics of football while working on character development.
The registration form can be found at www.socialcircleschools.com then click on the football player. If you have any questions, contact coach Seawright at 706-540-2570. The camp is open to any district players.
Second-year coach David Seawright and his staff will hold the Redskin youth camp Monday.