Signups continue for camp, local Youth Football League

Mike ErwinJournal-Capital

Player registrations for the Pawhuska Youth Football League are to be taken from 6-8 p.m., Thursday at the Dave Landrum Community Center, 520 Lynn Ave.

Registration also is continuing for the Big T Sports and Athletics Youth Football Camp, which will be held Saturday, July 23, at Ormand Beach Memorial Stadium. The noncontact camp for first- through sixth-graders lasts from 8:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Cost is $95 per camper.

Instructors at the camp will include several former players and coaches from National Football League teams, the University of Oklahoma Sooners and Oklahoma State Cowboys, according to Joe Tillman, the camp’s organizer. The coaching roster includes ex-OU quarterback Thomas Lott and former OSU/NFL quarterback Rusty Hilger, as well as Melvin Gilliam, Mark Moore, Terry Peters, Tony Peters, Lewis Blackwell and Mike Hudson.

Former OSU head coach Pat Jones will be the camp’s guest speaker, Tillman added. Camp signup information can be found online at www.bigtsportsandathletics.com or on the Big T Sports and Athletics Facebook page. Registration packets also can be picked up at the Highway 60 Express, 800 W. Main.

Pawhuska Youth Football League signups also will be taken during the Big T camp, according to Tillman.