Sports Briefs

Wednesday, February 21, 2007

Baseball/Softball Umpire Clinic

There will be a clinic held for anyone who is interested in becoming a baseball/softball umpire for the 2007 season. The clinic will be on March 10th from 9am-3pm at the Lewisburg Little League Park. There will be no charge and rule books will be given to all umpire candidates. Coaches are welcome and are encouraged to attend. For more information please call Al Franklin at 270-1233.

Chapel Hill Youth Football League Monthly Board Meeting 

The February CHYFL monthly board meeting will be held at 6:00pm on February 21, 2007, at the Forrest High Field House.  This meeting is open to the public.

MCLL to host Doyle Baseball School

Marshall County Little League will be hosting the nationally recognized Doyle Baseball School on Saturday March 3rd and Sunday March 4th.

Americas #1 Baseball Camp will instruct baseball/softball players between the ages of 5 to 15 in hitting, throwing and fielding during the 2 day school. The school will be held from 12pm to 5pm on March 3rd and 1pm to 5pm on March 4th at the Little League Park in Lewisburg.

Doyle Baseball in it 28th year of operation conducts Satellite Schools all over the country and into Canada. More than 600,000 players have benefited from Doyles expert instruction. Thousands of players have gone on to collegiate careers as well as numerous players into professional baseball.

Doyle Baseball utilizes a step by step teaching approach that allows every player to improve and build confidence. The Doyle program is a result of continuous research and development and has constantly been improved to provide the best instruction for young players everywhere.

Tuition for the two-day Doyle School before February 26th is $75.00 per player. Applications can be picked up at the remaining sign up dates/times. February 10th between 10am and 1pm at the Chapel Hill Church of Christ, Lewisburg Recreation Center or the Lewisburg Little League Park and February 12th-February 14th between 6pm-8pm at the Lewisburg Little League Park. For more information please call Denise Martin at 364-4984 or Jason Jent at 359-6631.

For a free Doyle Baseball brochure call 865-560-8765 or visit the website