Sports Briefs

Root’s Elite Invitational Camp

Adamsville’s new head basketball coach Nathaniel Root will be hosting a basketball camp for boys and girls ages 5-18 from July 13 through July 15.

Root and former University of Memphis teammate, NBA champion as a member of the Miami Heat, and current Portland Trailblazer, Earl Barron will be heading up instruction at the camp.

The cost of the camp will be $50 if the fee is payed before July 8. After July 8 the charge will be $75. These fees cover instruction for the 3-day camp where players will learn collegiate and NBA level skills and technique, and will also receive a t-shirt, a photo-taking session with Barron, and an autograph.

For additional information on the camp, or to receive a sign-up brochure contact Coach Root at

Sawmeal Classic

Sawmeal Classic 9- and 10-year-old baseball tournament, June 24, 25, and 26. 

All proceeds go towards uniforms for the Adamsville Redbirds travel ball team. 

For more information, contact Keesha Klink at 731-438-1099 or Randy Gieger at 662-603-7753.