Sports Briefs

Published 12:48 pm Friday, June 26, 2020

Franklinton Soccer Club registration

Registration is always open at the Franklinton Soccer Club.

Children can play during the Fall 2020 Season (Aug. 24-Oct. 17) with the membership fee of $60. The uniform fee is $70. The uniforms will be worn every year, so you won’t need to purchase another unless your child outgrows it. To register, go to You can pay the registration fee and uniform fee separately there. Please have uniform fees paid by Monday, July 27 so they will arrive on time.

If your child is a current member and will not be playing Fall Soccer, please let them know. If your child is a current member and will be playing, be on the lookout for an email from the Franklinton Soccer Club and a message from the coach.

The club will play at the Atoka Recreation Complex this Fall on Hwy. 25. It is located two miles from the entrance to the Washington Parish Fairgrounds.

YMCA Golf Tournament

The 16th annual YMCA Golf Classic takes place on Saturday, Aug. 29 at the Bogalusa Country Club.

The two-person scramble has registration at 8 a.m., tee time at 9 a.m. and lunch at 11 a.m.

You can drop off registration or mail it to 411 Ave. B, Bogalusa, LA, 70427.

The entry fee is $100 per player.

The cost includes carts, green fees, mulligans and lunch. Carts are limited, so if you have one, you are asked to bring it.

This is the YMCA’s biggest fundraiser.

For more information, call YMCA Program Director Toni St. Philip at 985-732-3741.

PRCC softball, baseball each hosting a summer showcase

Pearl River’s Community College’s softball and baseball programs are each hosting a summer showcase.

The softball showcase is for unsigned high school athletes.

The Wildcat staff will welcome rising high school freshmen to graduated seniors to Wildcat Stadium on July 11.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. and the clinic will run from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Following a lunch break, games will commence at 2:30 p.m.

During the clinic, athletes will be tested on home-to-first and around-the-bases sprint speed, catcher pop times and pitcher velocity and spin rates.

Participants are asked to bring their own softball gear.

To register, visit Pre-registration is discounted at $50, while walk-up participants will pay $60.

The baseball showcase takes place on July 7.

The event at Dub Herring Park is open to rising sophomores to unsigned seniors who have graduated (Class of 2020 to 2023).

The goal of the showcase is to give participants an opportunity to display their skills in front of college coaches. The clinic is structured like a pro-style workout, which will allow coaches to evaluate each camper in all areas of the game from speed and hitting to defense and pitching.

Registration is $100 and begins at 10 a.m.

To register, visit Anyone with questions can contact assistant coach and camp coordinator Brandon Pennington at

PRCC camps

Pearl River’s men’s and women’s soccer programs are hoping to have a busy summer after announcing upcoming youth and ID camps.

The programs will host joint boys and girls youth camps June 29 to July 2 and again July 20-23. The camps, open to children 4-12, will focus on a number of skills and drills. The registration fee is $100 and includes a camp T-shirt. Campers should be dropped off by 9 a.m. and picked up at noon. They should also bring cleats and shin guards.

The ID camp is available to any players with 2001-2006 birthdays who have not signed with a college.

Sign-in runs from 9-10 a.m., with technical training and small sided games 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. After a lunch break, participants will compete in 11-v-11 games from 1 p.m. until 2:30 p.m.

Registration is $90.

For more information and to register, visit

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