ASA umpire

clinics set

Anyone interested in umpiring ASA softball in Ellis County is asked to attend the following evening and afternoon clinics:

Jan. 31 - Welcome and Registration Class,

7-8:30 p.m.

Feb. 7 - All umpires class clinic,

7-8:30 p.m.

Feb. 21 - All umpires class clinic,

7-8:30 p.m.

Feb. 28 - All umpires outdoor clinic,

7-8:30 p.m.

Mar. 7 - All umpires outdoor clinic,

7-8:30 p.m.

All class clinics will be held in the Waxahachie Parks & Recreation office, and all outdoor clinics will be held at the Waxahachie Sports Complex.

Dues are $60. For additional information, contact James Villareal at (972) 937-7330 ext. 182.

Baseball booster club meeting

A preseason meeting with coach Matt Webb will be held on Monday Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. at the Waxahachie Ninth Grade Academy.

Information about tryouts, the upcoming season and booster club activities will be discussed.

Softball tryouts

Texas Thunder, a girls 16U softball team, will be holding tryouts at the Turner Middle School softball fields on Jan. 21. Tryouts will begin at 2 p.m.

For more information, contact Robert Banda at (214) 697-9918.

CECSA Soccer signups going on

The Central Ellis County Soccer Association is preparing to begin signups on Saturday, Jan. 20 and Jan. 27 at Waxahachie High School.

Registration will be between 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. each Saturday.

CECSA is for boys and girls ages four and up adn the season begins in mid-late March.

For more infomration visit the league’s website at or email the league at

Longhorns seeking 12U players

The Waxahachie Longhorns are looking for players. Tryouts for the 12U team are pending.

For more information contact Jaime Ortiz at (469) 226-5125 or Freddy Trevino at (214) 878-4668.

Soccer booster clubs meeting

There will be a combined meeting of the Corner Kick Soccer Booster Club and the Lady Indians Soccer Booster Club on Thursday, Jan. 25 at 6:30 p.m. at the home of DeeAnn Ellis located at 110 Sumner Lane, Waxahachie.

To include items in the sports briefs contact Tommy Brown at (972) 938-1939 ext. 23 or email