Sports Briefs

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, May 26, 2004

Press Release

Rifle and Pistol Clinic next week

The Southwest Louisiana Rifle and Pistol Club is pleased to announce that a rifle clinic and match will be held May 29 and 30. The clinic will begin at 8 a.m. and will be conducted at Range 23, located on Mill Creek Road, Fort Polk. A driver’s license or other official picture ID may accompany properly ID’d parent ot guardian. Cost of the match is $20 for adults, $10 for juniors. For more info, call Roland Corte, 337-238-3145, Steve Florich, 337531-0134 or Mike Breedlove at 318-357-0183.

St. James Boat Club to hold fishing rodeo June 6

The St. James Boat Club has scheduled the Jr. Choupique Rodeo for Sunday, June 6 at the St. James Boat Club Point from 9am-2pm. Awards will be given at 2pm. Registartion will be 25 cents per child. Awards will be giiven to the largest and most fish caught, in three age groups: 1-5 years-old, 6-10-years-old and 11-15 years-old. Everyone registered will receive a participant award. Ribbons will be awarded to all children registered. For more information, contact the St. James Boat Club.

Youth Foundation seeks teams

The Sports For Youth Foundation is now accepting High School volleyball teams, Club volleyball teams, and individual volleyball players for the 2004 Goodwill Ambassadors International Volleyball exchange program. The program is open to both Canadian and American boy’s and girls. Members of this years team will represent, their Country, Community and the Goodwill Ambassadors teams, in volleyball tournaments and local competitions in, London, Paris, Geneva, Venice and Rome. Additional information and player application can be found on the Volleyball Tours Website at

WSJ to hold benefit golf tournament

The 1st Annual Rudolph G. Dinvaut Athletic Foundation Golf Tournament to benefit the West St. John Athletic Department will be held on Sunday, May 30 at Belle Terre Country Club in LaPlace. A four person scramble will begin at 12:30p.m. Sign up as a team or an individual. For more information, contact West St. John Athletic Director Laury Dupont at 985-497-8874 or Bonnie Dinvaut-Irving/Event Coordinator by e-mail at

Hahnville to conduct wrestling camp for kids

Hahnville High School will conduct a wrestling camp for ages 5-13 at the Hahnville gym June 14-18 from 9am-noon. Early registration fee is $60, with walk-ins paying $65. Fee includes camp t-shirt, before care and snacks during camp. Campers will learn technique, goal setting, discipline, winning attitude, working with individuals and coordination and strength development. Spaces are limited. For more information, contact Larry Savery at Hahnville High School at 985-758-7537 ext. 136 or or