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Tuesday, April 24 Sports

Sports in brief

Town tennis

tourney in July

The 75th annual Fairfield Tennis Tournament will start with singles competition on July 26, at 7:30 a.m., and will finish up on July 27. The doubles tourney is scheduled for Aug. 9-10, starting at 7:30 a.m. All matches will be at the Fairfield Tennis Center on Old Dam Road. Rain location will be at Milford Indoor Tennis, at 580 Bridgeport Ave., Milford.

Tourney rules and entry forms are available online at www.fairfieldrecreation.com or at the Fairfield Tennis Center. Completed forms along with the entry fee -- $17 for singles, $25 per doubles team -- can be turned in at the tennis center or the Parks and Recreation office at 75 Mill Plain Road.

Registration deadline is Thursday, July 10 at 6 p.m.

More information is available by email at fairfieldtennistournament@gmail.com.

Flag football camps

set for August

I.S.T. Sports Headquarters and the Fairfield recreation department are sponsoring Pro Flag Football Camps in August. Former NFL players Chad Upshaw and Idris Price will lead the staff in this non-contact activity.

The first session is Aug. 4-8 at Tomlinson Field, the second is Aug. 11-15 at the South Pine Creek soccer field as is the last session on Aug. 18-22. Each is open to kindergarteners through seventh graders, all from 9 a.m. to noon. The cost is $225. Registration ends will the sessions are full.

Campers will learn football skills and play flag football games.

Registration can be done at the town recreation department's website, www.fairfieldrecreation.com. Questions about the camps can be answered by email at istkatz22@yahoo.com.

Charity golf

tourney July 14

The 20th annual Wish Inivitational Charity Golf Tournament to benefit Make-A-Wish is set for July 14 at the H. Smith Richardson Golf Course on Morehouse Highway.

Registration will begin at 11 a.m., followed by a shotgun tee-off at 12:30 p.m. All proceeds will benefit Make-A-Wish Connecticut.

For more information, contact tournament chairman Scott Johnston at 203-521-4679 or by emailinghim at sjohnston@fairfieldtransmission.com.