The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

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June 3, 2013

Sports Briefs: Week of 6/3/13


7th annual Adrian Peterson Day

The 7th annual Adrian Peterson Day is set to be held June 22.

Peterson, a Palestine High School alum and reigning NFL Most Valuable Player, will be honored beginning at 10 a.m. with a parade starting in downtown Palestine.

After the parade, the festival will move to Davey Dogwood Park where the public is invited to bring chairs, blankets, food and drinks to help celebrate the NFL star.

There will be food vendors available as well, along with music, games and entertainment.

For more information on the event or on how to enter a group into the parade or festivities, contact Carol Pegues at 972-754-6734.

Westwood volleyball camp

The Westwood volleyball program will host its annual camp July 29 through August 1 at Westwood High School.

The camp is open to players entering fourth through 12th grade, and runs from 8 a.m. until noon daily.

The camp will be run by coach Janae Evans and her staff, as well as varsity lettermen Marialle Boles and Heather Wooden, who help guide the Lady Panthers to the regional quarterfinals in 2012.

Cost of the camp is $40.

Sign-up will be available on the first day of the camp, or forms can be downloaded at under the Athletics tab.

For more information, contact Evans via email at


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