Young Football Players Learn the Fundamentals at TROY

Posted: Monday, 09 June 2008

Kellie Folger

Young athletes stretch it out before learning the fundamentals of football at the Larry Blakeney Troy University Football Camp at Rip Hewes Stadium in Dothan. Camp sponsors included the Troy University Wiregrass Alumni Chapter, ScreenTech, CenturyTel, Express by Holiday Inn, Dairy Fresh, Dothan Leisure Services, WOOF 99.7 FM, SportsTalk AM 560 WOOF “The Ball,” Dothan Eagle, Photorama and Burger King.

Kellie Folger

Coach Larry Blakeney takes a moment to pose for a photo with young football player Frank Meredith. Area youngsters hoped to improve their running, passing and defensive coverage skills with Coach Blakeney and his staff.

Kellie Folger

Kids patiently wait their turn as a young athlete participates in a drill at the Larry Blakeney Troy University Football Camp. More than 150 children ages six to 13 attended the camp in Dothan.