Bulletin Staff Report

Summer softball camp

set at Howard Payne

The Howard Payne University summer softball fundamentals camp for girls entering the fourth through eighth grades will be held June 16-19 that will begin at 8:30 a.m. each day, and continue until 12:30 p.m. at the HPU softball field off the Brady Highway. Cost is $50 for four days.

The camp will be taught by Jose Mata of HPU and Julie Mata of Tarleton State University. The camp motto is “Can ya feel the spirit?” Bring a glove, a bat if desired and water bottle if you desire your own.

A softball camp for girls in Grades 8-12 will be held July 7-10. Information and registration forms can be found on the Web at www.hpusports.edu, and click on “summer camps,” or call (254) 977-3144.

Brownwood Lions

basketball camp slated

The Brownwood Lions annual basketball camp will take place Monday, June 16 through Thursday, June 19 at Warren Gym on the campus of Brownwood High School.

The camp will be divided into two sessions — one for incoming second through fifth graders from 9 a.m. to noon, and one for incoming sixth through ninth graders from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The cost of the camp is $40 and checks may be made payable to Brownwood Lions Basketball Camp. Each camper will receive a basketball, T-shirt and other prizes for daily and weekly contests.

For more information, call Shane Perkins at 646-0703 Ext. 4157 or 641-9145.

Zephyr cheer camp

slated June 16-20

ZEPHYR — The Zephyr summer cheer camp will be held from 9 a.m. until noon June 16-20 at the Zephyr gym for students entering kindergarten through sixth grade. Cost will be $25, and that includes a T-shirt to be handed out on the final day. For information, call Melinda Hughes at (325) 998-0986.

Lions basketball camp set for June 16-19

The Brownwood Lions annual basketball camp will take place Monday, June 16 through Thursday, June 19 at Warren Gym on the campus of Brownwood High School.

The camp will be divided into two sessions — one for incoming second through fifth graders from 9 a.m. to noon, and one for incoming sixth through ninth graders from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The cost of the camp is $40 and checks may be made payable to Brownwood Lions Basketball Camp. Each camper will receive a basketball, T-shirt and other prizes for daily and weekly contests.

For more information, call Shane Perkins at 646-0703 Ext. 4157 or 641-9145.

Bangs Lady Dragons

basketball camp set

The Bangs Lady Dragons basketball camp will be held Monday, June 16 through Thursday, June 19 at the Bangs High School gym.

The camp will be divided into two sessions. The first is for incoming third through sixth graders and will run from 9 a.m. to noon. The second is for incoming seventh through ninth graders and will take place from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The cost of the camp is $20 and a T-shirt is included.

For more information, call Bangs Lady Dragons head basketball coach Rex Beck at 200-2561 or e-mail rex.beck@bangsisd.net.

Howard Payne soccer

camp set June 16-19

The 2008 Howard Payne Yellow Jacket Soccer Camp will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Monday, June 16, through Thursday, June 19, at Citizens National Bank Field.

The camp is open to boys and girls ages 4-14 of all abilities. Instruction in all skills and aspects of soccer will take place, and competitions will occur with prizes awarded.

The cost is $70 prior to May 26 and $80 after that date. Early registration is non-refundable and a deposit must accompany each application. The registration cost includes a Yellow Jacket T-shirt. Forms can be picked up at the Howard Payne athletic office and registration will take place at 7:30 a.m. the first day of camp. Directors and coaches will be ready to receive campers at 8 a.m. on the remaining days of camp.

For more information, call 647-1338.

Lions soccer camp

to begin on June 23

The third annual Brownwood Lions and Lady Lions soccer camp will take place Monday, June 23 through Wednesday, June 25 at Gordon Wood Stadium.

The camp will be broken into two sessions: the first for incoming kindergarten through fourth graders from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., and the second from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for incoming fifth through ninth graders.

The cost of the camp is $40 and includes a T-shirt. Checks can be made payable to Brownwood Soccer. For more information, call the Brownwood athletic office at 646-0703.

HPU baseball camp

to start June 23

The Howard Payne Yellow Jackets summer skills baseball camp is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, June 23 through Thursday, June 26.

The camp is open to boys ages 7-14. Camp registration flyers are available at the Howard Payne Web site, www.hputx.edu, or by calling the HPU baseball office at 649-8117.

May Tigers football camp scheduled to start June 23

The May Tigers football camp will take place from 9 a.m. to noon Monday, June 23 through Thursday, June 26 at the May High School football field.

The camp is open to incoming second through eighth graders and the cost is $30 per athlete.

For more information, call Craig Steele at 203-0223.

2-Man Scramble at BCC

slated for July 4 weekend

The Brownwood Country Club is hosting a 2-Man Scramble, sponsored by Brownwood Bank to

benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5.

Friday action begins with a 1:30 p.m. shotgun start and Saturday action begins with a 10 a.m. shotgun start.

The entry fee is $300 per team and only the first 60 entries will be accepted.

An auction also will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday, with available items such as Tony Romo signed jerseys and footballs, as well as signed golf balls and flags from PGA Tour players.

Friday’s festivities will be capped by a fireworks show at 9:30 p.m.

For more information, call the Brownwood Country Club Pro Shop at 646-1086.

HPU Lady Jackets basketball camp July 14-17, July 28-31

The Howard Payne Lady Jackets will host a girls basketball fundamentals camp July 14-17 and July 28-31 at the HPU Wellness Center.

The camp on July 14-17 will run from 9 a.m. to noon and is for girls entering the second through fifth grades.

The camp on July 28-31 is for incoming sixth through eighth graders and will consist of sessions from 9 a.m. to noon and again from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. each day.

The cost of the camp is $70 and includes a T-shirt. No more than 40 applications will be accepted.

For more information, call the Howard Payne athletic office at 649-8100.

Texas Youth Football League

early registration under way

Early registration for the upcoming fall season of the Texas Youth Football League is now under way. Registration forms for the third and fourth grade and fifth and sixth grade leagues are available at Weakley-Watson Sporting Goods.

Registration fees are $105 before July 31; $120 before Aug. 19; and $140 between Aug. 19 and the cutoff deadline of Aug. 24.

Teams from Brownwood, Early, Bangs, Brady, Coleman, Comanche, Santa Anna and San Saba and Goldthwaite will comprise the league, with all games being played on Saturdays. The majority of the games will take place in Brownwood.

For more information, call Bryce Ratliff at 643-9562 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.