Tifton Gazette

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July 13, 2013

Tiftarea football camp has big attendance

CHULA —  Tiftarea Academy held a youth football camp July 8-11 at the Panther Pit.

Kids, ranging in age from 6-11 and coming from Tift, Turner, Ben Hill and Worth counties came to enjoy the fun and practice their football skills as well as work on the basic fundamentals of the game.

On the final day of camp, they were able to showcase their skills as the competed in a simulated NFL combine.

Each camper received a T-shirt and a certificate of participation. As a special treat for all their hard work, the campers enjoyed eating watermelons and playing on a giant Slip & Slide set up for them on the field.

The camp was led by Tiftarea head coach Ryan Branch and he was assisted by several memebers of Tiftarea’s coaching staff and Panther players.

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