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Saturday, February 17 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.

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 was Thursday, July 10 at 6 p.m.

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 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 can be done at the town recreation department's website, www.fairfieldrecreation.com.