Worth Noting: May 6-July 29

To submit a notice, e-mail the information to, fax it to (228) 896-2104 or mail it to P.O. Box 4567, Biloxi, MS 39535.


Officials needed: Gulf Coast baseball Umpire Association is looking for junior high and high school umpires; those interested should contact Eugene Pickney at 596-2712 or Glen Posey at 348-1358.

Gulf Coast Baseball School Skills Camp: May 30-June 2 at St. Stanislaus; 9 a.m.-noon daily; $80 per camper; for ages 5-15; skills include throwing, catching, fielding, hitting, baserunning; for more information call 467-9057 (ext. 533) or 467-3664.

Gulf Coast Baseball School Pitcher/Catcher Camp: May 30-31; 1-3 p.m.; $40 per camper; ages 7-15; instruction includes pitching and catching drills, evaluation and instruction; for more information call 467-9057 (ext. 533) or 467-3664.

Gulf Coast Baseball School Hitting Camp: June 1-2; 1-3 p.m.; $40 per camper; ages 7-15; skills include hitting drills, evaluation and instruction; for more information call 467-9057 (ext. 533) or 467-3664.


Officials needed: Gulf Coast Basketball Officials Association is looking for individuals interested in officiating junior high and high school games; those interested should contact James Torrey at 990-9704.

8th Annual "Downtown" Dale Brown Sports Academy: 8 a.m.-3 p.m. June 20-23 at Grace Baptist Church on US 90 in Ocean Springs; lunch provided daily; free t-shirts for all campers; cost is $120 per camper, ages 6-17; emphasis on the camp is skill development and conditioning for more information visit, email or call 404-281-4992.


FANS Summer Sports Camp: Boys and girls ages 6-14; June 6-July 29; for more information visit or call Adrian Dodson at 365-7600.


MGCCC Perkette dance team to hold auditions: Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkette dance team will hold auditions at 1 p.m. May 26 at Malone Hall Studio on the Perkinston Campus; all squad members must try out each year; audition requirements include high kicks, high kicks, double/triple pirouette, Fouette' turns, leg holds, splits and right/left leaps; those selected to the final round should be prepared to interview; attire for auditions is black dance attire and business casual for interview; members auditioning for team captain should prepare a 45-second to one-minute personal (original) choreography routine; for more information about registration and auditions,; for all other information, contact Stacy Fore at 601-928-6369 or


Spraberry-Schankin Memorial Speckled Trout 2016 World Championship: May 20-21 at Jones Park's Farmers Market in Gulfport; $75 per angler, includes t-shirt and post-tournament fish fry; first place winner earns $10,000; to pre-register and for tournament rules, visit the Mississippi Gulf Coast Fishing Tournaments Inc's website at


Mississippi Gulf Coast Elite Football Camp: Gulf Coast will host an elite football camp for high school athletes on June 3; registration opens at 1 p.m.; cost is $40 per camper; Ole Miss, Auburn, Missouri, LSU, Central Arkansas, Middle Tennessee, UAB, South Alabama, South Florida and Louisiana-Lafayette are all expected to have coaches in attendance; for more information visist or call head coach Chad Huff at 601-928-6302.


VFW 10th annual Golf Tournament: May 7 at Sunkist; four-man scramble, shotgun start, beginning at 8 a.m.; $75 registration with steak dinner included; field prizes, door prizes, $500 for hole-in-one plus cash prizes for first, second and third; Dinner at VFW Post 7631 in D'Iberville following tournament; for more information, contact Rick Arbogast at 326-6745.

2016 Jolly McCarty Memorial: 8 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. May 14 at Shell Landing Golf Club in Gautier; entry fee is $250 with green fee, cart, gift bag, range balls, refreshments, buffet and one ticket to the May 13 gala at 6p.m. at the IP.

Dleur De Lis Society Golf Tournament: 8 a.m. tee time May 14 ad the Sunkist Country Club; four-man scramble; $90 a player or $360 a team; for more details call 436-6472 or 596-8437.

Singing River Carnival Club 5th Annual Mardi Gras Classic: Four-person scramble with 8 a.m. start on May 21 at the Hickory Hill Country Club in Gautier; fee is $80 per person or $320 per team; payment is due by May 14; tournament chairman Randy Green can be reached at 217-2075.

Fifth annual Eagles Under the Oaks Charity Golf Tournament: 8:30 a.m. May 25; shotgun start; at The Oaks Golf Club in Pass Christian; registration deadline is May 18; proceeds from Keesler Federal Credit Union's tournament benefit Combat Wounded Veterans of South Mississippi; for more information, contact Nell Schmidt at, call 385-4557 or visit


'Stop the violence' kickball league: Game Changers' league will be held May 6-7 at the Gaston Point Community Center; There will be a league for children 4 and older, which will include a $10 entry fee, and a league for adults that will include a $10 entry fee; registration is open at the Gulfport Recreation Center and the Gaston Point Community Center, which will host competition; The event is intended to help put a stop to violence in the community; there will be motivational speakers on hand to address the topic; For more information, call 596-1509.


Gulf Coast Table Tennis: Plays each Monday, 6:30-9 p.m. at the parks & recreation building, 400 Alice St. in Ocean Springs; all levels of play welcome; for additional information call Albert Weaver at 875-3349 or David Cahela at 447-0512.


St. Clare Seafood Festival 5K run: 8 a.m. May 28; register at; for more information contact Mikelle Williamson at 547-4852.


Select soccer tryouts: South Mississippi Soccer Club is holding tryouts at County Farm Soccer Complex May 9-12 for U9 to U18 age groups; for more information, visit or email

Former Beach Kings coach leads All-Pro Summer Soccer Camp: Former Beach Kings coach Gary Hindley is holding a soccer camp June 20-25, from 9 a.m. until noon each day at the Gulfport Soccer Complex; three groups for instruction include U12, a middle school and high school group, and a specific goalkeepers group for keepers 12 and older; cost is $109 for U12, $139 for the other groups; boys and girls are welcome; for more information, email

Youth soccer camp: June 27-29 in Pascagoula for boys and girls 5-15; for more info, visit

3v3 soccer tournament: July 16 in Pascagoula; U8 co-ed, U10-U16 boys and girls as well as adult co-ed divisions are open; register at; early registration discount ends July 1.

Youth soccer camp: July 18-20 in George County for boys and girls ages 5-17; register at


Biloxi adult softball league: Registration opens at 6 p.m. May 17 at the Donal Snyder Community Center at 2520 Pass Road; for more information call 388-2483.


Gulfport High School summer sports camps: Boy's basketball June 6-9; boy's soccer June 6-9; softball June 6-9; cheerleading June 13-16; football June 13-16; girl's basketball June 20-23; girl's soccer June 20-23; baseball June 20-23; volleyball June 27-30; golf June 27-30; track and cross country June 27-30; Cost is $50 for each camp and $40 for additional camps; for additional information contact the Gulfport athletic department at 896-9411.