WILMINGTON,NC (WWAY) — Not much in life is free, but two free football camps will be held in our area on the same day next month. Buffalo Bills defensive lineman Jay Ross will hold a free football camp in Wilmington on July 14. Oakland Raider defensive lineman Desmond Bryant will hold a free football camp on July 14 in Elizabethtown. Other than location, the main difference between the two camps involves registration. Pre-registration is required for the Desmond Bryant camp. Registration will be Saturday, June 30. More information is listed below. Registration for the Jay Ross camp will be held on the day of the event.
Jay Ross is a graduate of New Hanover High School & East Carolina University. Desmond Bryant is a graduate of East Bladen High School & Harvard.
3rd Annual Jay Ross Football Camp
Saturday, July 14 at Martin Luther King Center on 8th Street in Wilmington
Free for 5-18 year olds
Registration starts at 9am on day of event
Camp runs from 10am – 1pm
2006 overall #1 NFL Draft selection Mario Williams is expect to help with the camp this year. Williams is currently a teammate with Jay Ross in Buffalo.
Desmond Bryant Football Camp
Saturday, July 14 at East Bladen High School
Free for 6-18 year olds
Pre-registration is required on June 30 from 9am – 3pm. Registration locations are East Bladen High School, West Bladen High School & Bladen County Parks and Recreation Center.