ECCC honors, hosts

ECCC Cheer Squad Announced for 2012-13 Cheerleaders were recently selected for 2012-13 at East Central Community College in Decatur, announced sponsor Huellen Watson.

Cheer Squad members and their respective high schools include Darrin Hillman, Sebastopol; Austin Flake and Lindsey McCool, both of Winston Academy; Mary Margaret Bailey, Philadelphia; Erica Clark, Neshoba Central; Madison Herrington, Union; Payton Smith, Scott Central; David Williams, Madison Stringer, Heather Johnson, Alex Hollingsworth, Lindsey Ezelle, Lauren Ezelle and Jordyn Landry, all of Newton County; and Laken Fulcher, Nanih Waiya.

Maxwell Parker of Noxapater was selected Warrior Chief mascot.

ECCC Baseball Camp Set May 29-30 Area young athletes will have an opportunity to sharpen their baseball skills by participating in the 2012 East Central Community College Summer Baseball Camp scheduled May 29-30 at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur.

Registration for both days of activities is set for 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, May 29. Early registration is available on the ECCC Web site, .

Registration forms may be faxed to 601-635-4099.

Instruction will be provided from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. both days of the instructional clinic, which is designed for ages six to 12.

Drills will focus on throwing, catching, hitting, pitching and base- running.

“We will work together to provide the individual camper with the best instruction available,” said Neal Holliman, ECCC head baseball coach.

Cost is $60 per camper and includes insurance, snacks and camp T-shirt.

Campers should provide glove, cap, bat, tennis shoes and rubber cleats. Catchers should provide their own gear.

For more information, contact Coach Holliman (601-635-2226) or assistant coach Justin Brewer (601-635-6374). The e-mail addresses are and