Ellerbe to return for youth camp

File Photo Dannell Ellerbe will play host to the fourth annual youth football camp that bears his name July 11 at Richmond Senior High School.

ROCKINGHAM — For the fourth straight summer, Dannell Ellerbe will be back on the practice fields at his alma mater.

He won’t be preparing for the upcoming season with his new team — the New Orleans Saints. He will working with future Richmond Raider football players as he plays host to the fourth annual Dannell Ellerbe Football Camp.

The camp is set for 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. July 11. The free camp is open to children from 6 to 15 years of age. All campers will receive a T-shirt and lunch.

Last year’s camp attracted nearly 200 children from around the area.

To enroll in this year’s camp, visit www.usafootball.com/fun. Under “Find a Clinic,” type Dannell Ellerbe into the search window. Click on “Register” when Ellerbe’s camp information appears.

New users must create an account to register for the camp. All information must completely filled out in order to process the registration. An email confirmation will be sent to the enrollees.

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