Sports Briefs

Published 2:48 pm Thursday, June 2, 2022

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Venture Crew has spots available for canoe racers

Bogalusa Venture Crew 313 has spots available on its canoe racing teams.

The group is preparing for several canoe races this spring.

Participants must be between the ages of 13 and 21.

There is no cost to join, as the crew funds the racing through its work programs.

The group is practicing at Five Lakes every Sunday afternoon at 1:30 p.m.

For more information, call Col. Bobby Miller at 985-750-8134 or 985-732-9341.

Raider Basketball Camp

Pine High School is hosting the Raider Basketball Camp that will take place June 6-9.

The cost is $60.

The clinic is open to boys and girls ages 4-14.

Ages 4-8 will go from 8 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., while 9-14s will be there from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m.

The camp will give participants an opportunity to learn the fundamentals of basketball while having fun.

For more information, call Pine High School at 985-848-5243.

Bowling Green holding golf tournament

The Mack King Memorial Golf Tournament, which is being held to benefit all of Bowling Green School’s athletic teams and support groups, will be held on July 7.

The event will be held at Covington Country Club with registration starting at 8 a.m. and a tee time at 9 a.m.

The cost is $500 per team or $125 per person. Teams that have their own cart will pay $475.

Sponsorships are available.

The registration deadline is June 24.

For more information, email Valarie Comeaux at or Eddie Miller at

Pearl River Community College Softball Camps

Pearl River softball coach Christie Meeks has finalized the Wildcats’ slate of summer camps.

The Wildcats are offering four different camps this year for children of all age groups.

The Instructional Camp will focus on hitting, defense, pitching, catching and baserunning. It runs from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. on June 3. The clinic is for seventh through 12th graders and costs $65.

The Kids Camp is from 9 3 p.m. on June 29 for ages 4-12. The cost is $70 and will include a T-shirt and lunch.

The High School Team Camps are July 12-14 and July 19-21. Teams will stay in dorms and eat in the school cafeteria. The clinics will include team building sessions with a rope course. The camps include a shirt, meals and dorm. The fee is $200 per player.

The Prospect Camp is Aug. 13 for seventh to 12th grade. Drills are from 9 a.m. until noon and games start at 2 p.m. The cost is $70

To sign up, visit, select “Camps” from the drop-down menu and register.

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