Photo by Kathryn Acree.
0812 OM Sports Festival
The girl’s cross country team of Oak Mountain High take to the track at Heardmont during the 2011 Eagle Sports Festival.
The 13th annual Oak Mountain Sports Festival will be held on August 18 at Heardmont Park starting at 4 p.m. The community-wide event will feature local vendors and activities for all ages. Come out and meet new head football coach Cris Bell and new Spirit of Cahaba Marching Band Director Kevin Ownby.
The following groups from Oak Mountain will be participating in the event: youth football and cheerleading; seventh grade football and cheerleading; eighth grade football and cheerleading; the Spirit of Cahaba Marching Band; volleyball; boys and girls track teams; lacrosse; boys and girls basketball; dance team; freshman, JV, and varsity football and cheerleading.
Proceeds benefit Oak Mountain athletics. An event ticket including admission and dinner is $14 for adults and $10 for age 10 and under. The dinner includes catfish, fries, slaw, hushpuppies, tea and dessert. Dinner will be served from 4:30 to 8 p.m. General admission tickets (without dinner) are available at the gate. Contact the OMHS office at 682- 5200 or email OMHSEagleClub@yahoo.com for ticket purchases and additional information.