Waxahachie ISD physicians will conduct free female physicals for the 2009-2010 school year beginning at 9 a.m. on Saturday, May 30, at Waxahachie High School’s J.W. Williams Gymnasium.
All female athletes who are interested in participating in athletics for WISD next year must have a physical to begin participation.
These physicals are free of charge and this will be the only time that a free physical will be administered to female athletes for the upcoming school year.
All athletes coming to the physicals on May 30 must bring the UIL physical form with the medical history part signed by a parent.
These forms may be obtained from the training room office at the high school.
Reporting times for the physicals are as follows: senior, juniors, sophomores and freshmen – 9 a.m.
Seventh- and eighth-graders – 10 a.m.
For more information, or to obtain a physical form, call Doc Bowdoin or Stacy Bourne at 972-923-4606 at the WHS training room.
Indians tailgate party Saturday
The Waxahachie Quarterback Club, in support of the Waxahachie Indians football team, will be holding the HEB Green and White BBQ tail-gate party May 30 in the parking lot of Lumpkins Stadium. The drive through and carry out event will begin at 10:30 a.m. and last until 2 p.m. Lunch plates are $6 each and includes sliced BBQ, beans, potato salad, pickles and bread. On May 29 special orders can be made and will be delivered to schools, businesses or homes. Orders have to be made by May 27 for the May 29 delivery. To call in an order, call 972-937-9621.
Warrior football camp
The Waxahachie football coaches will be conducting a football camp June 15-18 for incoming seventh and eighth grade students. The camp will take place at the Waxahachie Junior High football practice fields and will begin at 9 a.m. and will last until 11:30 a.m. The cost of the camp is $50 for pre-registration and $55 for on-site registration. This fee will include a camp T-shirt. Campers will be instructed in basic football fundamentals, drills, techniques and the Warrior philosophy of offensive and defensive style of play. Preregistration is due by Wednesday, June 10. Forms can be found online at waxahachieindians.com. For more information, contact DeWayne Volentine at 972-923-4684 or 972-825-3213.
Youth football signups
Waxahachie Pee-Wee Football signups are now through May 30. Call coach Vance Richardson at 214-714-1788 for sign up information. Saturday, May 30, signups will be held at Penn Park from 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Canterbury Episcopal School in DeSoto is enrolling for its Sensational Summer Sports Camps. Volleyball Camp for girls is June 22–25, Basketball Camp for boys and girls is July 13–16, and Baseball Camp for boys is July 20–23. All camps offer a morning session from 9-11:30 for $110 or afternoon session from 1–4 for $120. For more information or registration form, visit the school’s Web site at www.thecanterburyschool.org or call athletics director, Scott Vaughan at 972-890-7280. Canterbury is located at 1708 N. Westmoreland Road in DeSoto (behind Thorntree Country Club), and is enrolling for the 2009-2010 school year. For more information about Canterbury, visit the Web site or call 972-572-7200.
The Waxahachie Indians will hold a basketball camp June 22-25 at the George Solis Gym for boys entering first through ninth grade. For more information, visit waxahachieindians.com or call coach Steve Weeks at 682-560-1486.
Waxahachie High School will hold a soccer camp June 22-25 for boys and girls. Camp one will be from 9-11:30 a.m. for grade 2-6. Camp two will be from 4:30-7 p.m. for grade 7-9. Cost is $60. Registration forms can be found online at waxahachieindiansoccer.com. For more information call 214-577-9254.
Waxahachie will be holding a baseball camp at Richards Park from 9 a.m. to noon on June 8-10 for players entering second through fifth grades . Players entering sixth through ninth grade should attend from 9 a.m. to noon on June 11-13. The cost for the camp is $75 and includes a T-shirt. Forms can be downloaded at waxahachieindians.com
WHS softball coaches will be conducting a camp for ages 6-14 including incoming freshmen. The camp will be held from 9-11:30 a.m. on June 15-18. Full details are available online at waxahachieindians.com
The annual Waxahachie Lady Indians volleyball camp will be held on June 8-11. Camp registration forms and more information can be found online at waxahachieindians.com.
Waxahachie will be conducting football camps for kids who will be entering the seventh and eighth grades. A separate camp will also take place for incoming freshmen students. Both camps will take place from 9-11:30 a.m., June 15-18. Forms and more information online at waxahachieindians.com
SAGU baseball camp
SAGU will hold a baseball camp June 23-25. The camp will feature SAGU baseball players and coaches and will focus on each phase of the game. The cost will be $65 for all three days or $25 per day (includes camp T-shirt). Age range for the camp 8 years olds to youth entering the eighth-grade. It will be held at the SAGU baseball practice field located behind the Full Life Center on the SAGU campus and will last from 8:30 a.m.-noon each day. E-mail Clay Scarborough at email@example.com or call 903-520-6613 for more information.
SAGU volleyball camp
SAGU will host a volleyball camp June 29-July 2 for high school students. On July 27-30 the elementary (4th-6th grade) and junior high players will their playing time at camp. Each camp will be from 9 a.m.-noon each day in the Full Life Center on the SAGU campus and the cost is $75. E-mail Hank Moore for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Super Bowl XLV volunteers needed
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