Sports Notes

June 21, 2013 

Wake Warriors 11U baseball tryouts

The Wake Warriors travel baseball team will hold tryouts for the 11U (11th birthday after May 1, 2013) fall season. Tryouts are from 6-8 p.m. on July 11 and July 17 at the Pilot Fields (38 Pilot Bypass Road) in Zebulon. The team primarily plays Top Gun-sanctioned tournaments during the fall season. Visit wakewarriors.org for more info.

Triangle Sportscaster Camp

The fifth Annual Triangle Sportscaster Camp will be held July 15-17 in Raleigh. This day-camp teaches the fundamental cores to a career in play-by-play and anchoring in the world of sports broadcasting. Campers receive hands-on instruction and training from nearly a dozen major college/pro sports announcers/TV sportscasters from across the state. The camp is directed by Durham Bulls and regional TV play-by-play broadcaster Patrick Kinas. The camp fee is $425 and is open to boys and girls ages 14-22. Register at trianglesportscastercamp.com or by calling (919) 291-7918. Space is limited.

Corinth Community Youth Football

Registration for youth football and cheerleading with Corinth Community Recreation is open online at ccrpirates.com. The fee is $90 for the first child and $80 for each additional child in the same family. Walk-up registration will be available at the practice field beside Corinth Holders Elementary School from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 29, July 13, 20 and 27, and Aug. 3. A free conditioning camp will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 5-9. Practices begin Aug. 13. For more info, call Greg Parrish at 919-796-8226.

Corinth Holders Volleyball Camp

The Corinth Holders Volleyball Camp will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. June 24-27 at the school. The cost is $75 per camper. Registration forms are available at the school; call Charles Riley at 919-365-4306 for more info.

South Johnston Pop Warner registration

Registration for the South Johnston Pop Warner football and cheerleading programs is open until July 1. The South Johnston program is affiliated with the National Pop Warner Little Scholars program. Practice begins Aug. 1 and games start Aug. 30. Register online at leaguelineup.com/southjohnstonpopwarner. For more info, southjohnstonpopwarner@yahoo.com or 919-963-2483.

South Johnston Softball Camp

The 2013 South Johnston Softball Camp for girls ages 6-14 will be held from 9 a.m. to noon June 24-26 at South Johnston High. The fee is $60. Forms are available at all South Johnston area schools. Info: Mickey Bridgers at 919-262-6402 or mickeybridgers@johnston.k12.nc.us.

Smithfield Tennis Camps

Tennis camps for ages 5-7 and 8-14 will be held June 24-26 and/or July 22-24. Camp for ages 5-7 runs from 6-7 p.m. and 8-14 camp is from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at the Smithfield Community Park tennis courts. The cost is $30 for ages 5-7 or $50 for ages 8-14, payable to Doug Simmons. Info: visit smithfield-nc.com or 919-934-2148.

Johnston Horse Show Series dates named

Johnston County Horse Show Series events will be held June 29, Aug. 3-4 (at Hunt Horse Complex), Sept. 21, Oct. 26 and Nov. 23 at the Johnston County Livestock Arena near Smithfield. Rings open at 8:30 for all events. Johnston County HUNTER Horse Series shows are May 11, June 8, Sept. 7 and Nov. 9 at the Johnston County Livestock Arena. For more information, email blaine-mclaughlin-stables.com or johnston.county.horse.show@gmail.com.

Cheerleading camps in Smithfield

Cheerleading camps for grades 1-5 and 6-12 will be held twice this summer. Camp for grades 6-12 is from 9 a.m. to noon June 24-26 and July 22-24 and costs $70 per session. Camp for grades 1-5 is from 10 a.m. to noon June 27-28 and July 25-26 and costs $35. Camps are held at the SRAC gym and payments are to Jessica Brank. Info: visit smithfield-nc.com or 919-934-2148.

Clayton Football Camp

The Clayton Football Camp will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. June 24-27 at Clayton High School for students in grades 1-8. The cost is $75 per camper. Registration forms are available in the Clayton High main office or online at Johnston.k12.nc.us/chs under athletics.

Clayton boys’ basketball school

The annual Clayton boys’ basketball school will be held 9 a.m. to noon June 24-27 at Clayton High School for boys ages 9 up to rising freshmen. The cost is $75 up until the first day of camp. Same-day registration is $90. Registration forms are available in the Clayton High main office or online at Johnston.k12.nc.us/chs under athletics.

Cleveland Challenger Sports soccer camp

Challenger Sports will be hosting a soccer camp with Greater Cleveland Athletic Association June 24-28 for ages 3-16 at the GCAA athletic complex. Each camper receives a free soccer ball and camp T-shirt. Info: visit challengersports.com or Carmelo Sapia at 877-263-7909.

Cleveland volleyball camp

Cleveland High School’s athletic department will offer a volleyball camp from 9 a.m. to noon July 8-11. The fee is $80 per camper. Registration forms are available in the school office or at the school website, johnston.k12.nc.us/cvhs.

Clayton Comets volleyball camp

The Clayton Comets volleyball camp for ages 8-15 will be held 9 a.m. to noon July 9-12 at Clayton High School. The cost is $75 until the first day of camp or $90 on the day of. Registration forms are available in the Clayton High main office or online at Johnston.k12.nc.us/chs under athletics.

Spartans’ baseball camp

The Spartans’ baseball camp for ages 7-16 is 9 a.m. to noon July 8-11 at Spartan Field on the Smithfield-Selma High School campus. The cost is $75 per camper, payable to Chase Crocker. Info: Visit smithfield-nc.com or 919-934-2148.

Spartans’ volleyball camp

A volleyball camp for girls ages 8-14 is set for 9 a.m. to noon July 8-11 in the Smithfield Recreation and Aquatics Center gym. The cost is $60, payable to Kim Smith. Info: Visit smithfield-nc.com or 919-934-2148.

Camp Chillin’ camps

The Polar Ice House in Garner will offer weekly summer camps – Camp Chillin’ – for ages 5-12. The camps will focus on skating techniques in their choice of ice skating, hockey basics, shooting and more. Info: Visit icehousegarner.com or 919-861-7465.

Smithfield youth soccer camp

A soccer camp for ages 5-14 is 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. July 15-18 at Smithfield Community Park. The cost is $50, payable to Steve Brush. Info: Visit smithfield-nc.com or 919-934-2148.

Cleveland cheerleading camp

Cleveland High School’s athletic department will offer a cheerleading camp from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. July 15-18. The fee is $80 per camper. Registration forms are available in the school office or at the school website, johnston.k12.nc.us/cvhs.

Cleveland soccer camp

Cleveland High School’s athletic department will offer a soccer camp from 9 a.m. to noon July 15-18. The fee is $80 per camper. Registration forms are available in the school office or at the school website, johnston.k12.nc.us/cvhs.

Spartans’ softball camp

Spartans’ Softball Camp for girls ages 7-16 is from 9 a.m. to noon July 15-18 at Smithfield Community Park. The camp costs $60, payable to Britney Smith. Info: Visit smithfield-nc.com or 919-934-2148.

South Johnston volleyball camp

The 2013 South Johnston Volleyball Camp is from 9 a.m. to noon July 29-31 at South Johnston High. The fee is $50. Info: Matthew Adams at 919-846-3146 or matthewadams@johnston.k12.nc.us.

N.C. Team Tournament Bass Trail

The Boats Unlimited N.C. Team Tournament Bass Trail is open for the spring season. There will be seven events and a championship event June 22 at Falls Lake. Teams must compete in at least four events to be eligible for the championship and the $10,000 championship prize. For more information, visit piedmontbassclassics.com or contact tournament director Phil McCarson at 919-471-1571 or philsflags@msn.com.

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