Peewee Mohawk Football Sign Ups Saturday
The Mohawk football coaching staff is hosting peewee football camp and sign up this Saturday, Aug. 19, at the old gym on South Garfield. This year there will be a free football camp for boys in kindergarten through the second grade, set for 9 to 10 a.m. Those taking part will have a chance to learn fun drills and fundementals of the game. All they will need is a t-shirt, shorts and appropriate shoes.
Beginning at 11 a.m. sign-up will be held for boys from the third through sixth grades for the coming season. The cost is $20 per boy, and only helmets and shoulder pads will be provided.
From 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. there will be a mini-camp/combine for the third through sixth graders signed up to play this season. Players will need a t-shirt, shorts, shoes and a hard-working attitude The coaches note they'll put the boys through a variety of drills, and evaluate each player.
This year the program returns to an in-town only league, as opposed to travelling. Teams will practice on Monday nights with games scheduled for Tuesdays. The Piggott Peewee football program is only open to boys who attend Piggott Elementary School.
Those wanting additional information may contact coaches Michael Harrell, Shawn Hearn and Walter Rau.