Sports Notes

July 15, 2013 

Fore! Cleveland golf

The third annual Fore! Cleveland Golf Tournament will be held at 1 p.m., Friday, July 26, at Reedy Creek Golf Course. The four-person superball event features lunch and dinner, prize eligibility and top finisher awards. The entry fee is $260 per team or $325 for a full team entry with a hole sponsorship. To register or for info, contact Cleveland High at 919-934-2455 or forecleveland@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 July 22-24 and costs $70 per session. Camp for grades 1-5 is from 10 a.m. to noon 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.

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.

N.C. Wiffle Ball Tournament

The 25th annual N.C. Wiffle Ball Tournament will be held July 20-21 at Smithfield Community Park. The tournament field is made up of four-man teams, and trophies are awarded for first and second place, as well as MVP and an All-Tournament team. Bats and balls are provided, as are umpires for all games. The entry fee for the double-elimination event is $60 per team. To enter or for info: Jeff Davis at 919-915-2280 or visit ncwiffleball.weebly.com.

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. 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.

Smithfield Tennis Camps

Tennis camps for ages 5-7 and 8-14 will be held 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 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.

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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