Sand tourney fundraiser July 28
The Kilgore High School volleyball program will host a sand tournament for a fundraiser here at Meadowbrook Park on Saturday, July 28.
The tournament will feature teams of five people each, and there’s a $20 registration fee. Proceeds will go to the volleyball program.
For more information, e-mail kilgorevolleyballtournament
KC boys camp starts Monday
Kilgore College hosts its annual boys basketball camp at Masters Gymnasium on the Kilgore campus, from Monday, July 9 through Thursday, July 12.
The camp will be hosted and conducted by KC men’s basketball coach Brian Hoberecht and his staff. The camp is for boys ages five through 17, and cost is $120 per camper.
Registration will be the first day, at 8:30 a.m. at Masters. The registration fee includes instruction by KC coaches, a camp basketball, a camp T-shirt, awards and lunch each day. There will be a concession stand open during break times, with items available at low cost.
KSA fall season sign-up starts July 14
The Kilgore Soccer Association will begin registration for the fall season on Saturday, July 14, with other sign-up dates set for July 21 and July 28, all at the KSA complex just off of Highway 135. Registration will be held each of those dates from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
Sign-up fee is $80 for the first child, and players should bring their birth certificates. The KSA ranges in age from three years old (must be three by July 31) to U-19.
For more information, see the Kilgore Soccer Association’s page on Facebook.
KC football tryout July 14
The Kilgore College football program will hold an open tryout on Saturday, July 14, at R.E. St. John Memorial Stadium, beginning with registration at 10 a.m.
Prospective players should bring cleats, workout clothes and tennis shoes, a copy of a physical exam from their high school if possible, and there is a $20 registration fee.
There will be a series of drills that include a 10-yard dash, a 40-yard dash, an L drill, pro agility drills, vertical jump, standing long jump and position-specific drills. This is a true combine.
Anyone who’d like to send game film prior to the tryout can do so – send it to J.J. Eckert at Kilgore College, 1100 Broadway, Kilgore, Texas, 75662, or e-mail it to coach J.J. Eckert at firstname.lastname@example.org.