Reynolds in all-star game Saturday
Recently-graduated Kilgore High School infielder Ren Reynolds will play for the Bulldogs one more time this weekend. Reynolds was one of the elite high school baseball players chosen to play in the annual Texas High School Baseball Coaches Association’s All-Star Game.
The game will be played Saturday at noon at Dell Diamond in Round Rock, home of the Round Rock Express. The game has often had Kilgore players: Reynolds goes this year, a part of the 2A-3A- 4A’s North all-stars. Former teammate Collin Pippen played in the game for KHS last year.
Reynolds will be coached by Brad Harmon of Monahans. Only a few other players from East Texas are in the game; Beckville’s Trey Lindsey, New Diana’s Jacob Burton, and White Oak’s Heath Hood.
Reynolds, who signed with Frontier (Ill.) College a couple of months ago, finished the season with 52 hits in 112 at-bats in the 33 games Kilgore played. He had 18 RBI, scored 44 runs, had a .464 average and a .527 on-base percentage.
KHS camp next week
There will be a tennis camp for kids of all ages next week, Monday, June 18 through Friday, June 22, at Kilgore High School’s tennis courts, conducted by KHS coaches Jason Maroney and Rhonda Fletcher.
Kindergarten through fifth grade students (in the upcoming school year) will camp from 8:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. each day, at a cost of $50 per camper. Students in sixth through 12th grades will be in camp from 8:30 a.m. until 11 a.m. each day, at a cost of $75 per camper.
For more information, or to get a registration form, e-mail Maroney at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call him at (903) 235-3958.
Maroney and Fletcher are two of the longest-tenured coaches at KHS, and he and Fletcher led the tennis team to the overall first place team trophy in the spring season.
Sabine camp June 18-21
Boys who will be in third grade through ninth grade next year and would like to learn more about basketball are invited to attend Sabine High School’s annual basketball camp on June 18-21.
Morning session for third through fifth graders will be 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. in the elementary gym; sixth through ninth graders will be at the high school gym from 1 p.m. until 4.
The cost is $45 per camper, which includes camp tuition, a camp shirt and awards. Discounts will be available for children from the same family.
For more information, contact coach Jason Heffner at Sabine Elementary or coach Colby Carr at the high school.
KC boys camp July 9-12
Kilgore College men’s basketball coach Brian Hoberecht invites area youth to come out to his annual basketball camp at Masters Gym at the KC campus on Monday, July 9, through Thursday, July 12.
The camp is for boys ages five through 17, and cost is $100 per camper through June 30; it’s $120 per camper after that date.
Registration will be the first day, at 8:30 a.m. at Masters. The registration fee includes instruction by KC coaches, a camp basketball, a camp T-shirt, awards and lunch each day. There will be a concession stand open during break times, with items available at low cost.
Families are invited to the end-of-camp game on the last day, July 12, starting at 3:30 p.m.