Sports Briefs

Published 12:31 pm Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Franklinton High School Color Run

The Franklinton High School Color Walk/Run Race takes place Saturday, May 4.

The event benefits the school’s track and field teams.

Early registration, which runs through April 23, costs $25 for adults and $20 for students. Late signups are $30.

Full payment is due by April 23 to guarantee a color packet and T-shirt.

The color walk/run is a two-mile course where participants are doused with color at various color stations ending with one final color celebration at the finish line.

For more information, call Franklinton track/field coach Andy Perez at 985-969-1281.


Lewis V. Murray Memorial Golf Tournament takes place in May

The inaugural Lewis V. Murray Memorial Golf Tournament takes place on Saturday, May 11 at the Bogalusa Country Club to help benefit the Bogalusa High School football team.

The two-person scramble costs $200 per team.

Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. and the event gets under way at 8 a.m.

Lunch will be provided.

Sponsorship packages are between $100 and $500.

For more information or to sign up, call Bogalusa coach Adam Brumfield at 601-818-4606.


Legends All-Pro Football Camp

The 2019 Legends All-Pro Football Camp takes place on Thursday, June 13 at Lewis V. Murray Jr. Stadium on the campus of Bogalusa High School.

The 16th annual clinic runs from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m.

This year’s feature coach is former Franklinton High School quarterback and LSU running back Terrence Magee, who played for the Memphis Express of the Alliance of American Football League.

Several other coaches include former NFL player, former NFL Scout and current Bogalusa assistant football coach Bruce Plummer, who is the camp director.

The rest of the coaches are Bogalusa head football coach Adam Brumfield and former NFL players Robert Smith and Sean Smith.

Registration is free.

For more information, call Plummer at 404-606-2359, Janola Walker Jr. at 985-516-3433, Ken Martin at 985-750-2343, Robert Smith at 713-594-0702 or Debra Plummer at 985-735-1303.


Washington Parish Basketball Tournament

Pine is hosting the Washington Parish Basketball Tournament in December.

Those interested in contributing can call or email Lady Raiders coach Jessica Barber. You can reach her at Pine by calling 985-848-5243 or her cellphone at 504-256-1583. Her email address is