Sports Brief

Morristown East to hold softball tryouts

Morristown East will hold softball tryouts June 20 and 21. All incoming juniors and seniors will tryout on Monday, July 20 from 1-3 p.m. while incoming freshmen and sophomores will tryout on Tuesday, July 21 from 1-3 p.m.

Rain dates will be June 22 and 23. All participants are aked to bring their own water bottle and have an up-to-date physical. If you have any questions, please contact Heather Martin at 865-919-8882.

Tusculum women’s basketball sets date for skills camp

GREENEVILLE — The Tusculum University women’s basketball team will host a Skills Camp, Saturday, August 1 at Pioneer Arena announced TU head coach Meagan Price.

The Skills Camp will be done in two sessions. The first session will be held from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. and will be open for campers in grads Pre-K to 5th grade. The second session will run from 1 - 5 p.m. and will be open for campers in grades 6-9.

The camp will feature individual skills instruction with coaches and student-athletes with the Tusculum women’s basketball program. Cost of the camp is $60 per camper and on-line registration is available at

For more information, contact assistant coach Camden Boehner at (717) 321-5681 or email at

TYBA to host State Championship Tournament

The Tennessee Youth Baseball Association will be hosting the TYBA State Championship Tournament July17-19 at Barfield Cresent Park, Murfreesboro. It will be a three day tournament.

The TYBA will host the following divisions: 3 & 4 “superstars” t-ball, 5 & 6 coach pitch baseball, 7 & 8 coach pitch baseball, 7-9 girls coach pitch softball, 9 & 10 kid pitch, 11 & 12 kid pitch, 15u kid pitch and 18u kid pitch.

The weekend will be open division and TYBA rec divisions. Limited spots will be available.

To make your entry known and register, call TYBA at 615-890-1540 or Tammy Patterson at 615-319-8508