The Covington Conyers Cricket Club (CC) has had its roots in Newton County for the last 16 years. Though the team has a rich history, members feel a strong urge for change in order to ensure a prosperous future.
Dixie Boys baseball has been around for several generations. This upcoming August, the organization, which was established in 1957 in Alexandria, Louisiana, will be celebrating 60 years of "providing youth with the opportunity to play baseball," according to a press release.
With summer comes plenty of time for swimming, whether it's to cool down or for sport. Those in Newton County who swim competitively are making waves all through the summer months as the season gets underway, including one of Covington's very own swim teams.
Challenger Sports offers a range of soccer camps and clinics throughout the year, including the British Soccer Camp that took place this past week at the Covington YMCA. The program, which serves ages from 3 to 18 years old, features drills, scrimmages, and a daily World Cup tournament, all ran by coaches from the UK.