Local Notes 6-16
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BASEBALL

CSCC BASEBALL CAMPS

Cleveland State Baseball Coach Mike Policastro will conduct the Youth Hitting Camp June 17-19 from 9-11:30 a.m. The camp will be for ages 8-16 at a cost of $60 and includes a camp T-shirt. For registration information, contact Mike Policastro at 478-6219.

LEE BASEBALL CAMPS

Lee University will host an advanced hitting/pitching/catching camp for ages 8-17 will be held July 8-10 from 9 a.m.-noon (hitting) and 1-3 p.m. (pitching/catching). The cost for the camps are $65 for hitting and $50 for pitching/catching or $100 for both. For more information, call (423) 614-8638. The camp will be held at Olympic Field.

BASKETBALL

FAST BREAK BASKETBALL

Fundamental basketball skills development training conducted by Vincent Yarbrough will be available on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday for the duration of the summer at Cleveland High School. Sessions will last 90 minutes. Yarbrough, a former Cleveland Blue Raider, was a 1998 McDonald’s High School All-American and was All-Sec at Tennessee. He was drafted by the Denver Nuggets of the NBA. The cost is $25 for membership and $50 per month. For more information, contact Chuck Condo at (423)242-8640 or email fastbreakbasketballclub@yahoo.com.

MARTY ROWE SKILLS & DRILLS CAMP

The Marty Rowe Skills & Drills Basketball Camp will be held at Lee University’s Walker Arena June 24-28, from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. each day. Early drop off, late pick up available. On Friday, June 28 the camp will wrap up with an awards ceremony at noon. The cost for the camp is $135 (register before May 15 is $125). The fee includes camp instruction, daily lunch, t-shirts, and prizes. Sibling discounts are available. For more information contact jspangler@leeuniversity.edu or 423-614-8452.

CSCC YOUTH CAMPS

Cleveland State Men's Basketball Coach Lee Cigliano will be conducting summer youth basketball camp July 22-25 for ages 6-15. The camp will run from 9 a.m.-noon. The cost of the camp is $60 and include a camp T-shirt. Concessions will be available. For more information, contact Lee Cigliano at (423)614-8706.

CLEVELAND BASKETBALL CAMP

The Cleveland Basketball Individual Camp for boys ages 6-15 will feature Vincent Yarbrough and be held June 17-19 at CHS. The cost for the camp is $50 with a brother rate of $85. T-shirts and camp basketball will be provided for ages 6-11. For more information, contact Jason McCowan at 423-618-2703.

CMS CAMP

The Cleveland Middle School girls and boys basketball camp for rising second through sixth graders will be held June 17-19 at Cleveland Middle School from 5-8 p.m. The camp will be run by CMS girls basketball coach Amy McGowan. The cost for the camp is $40. The camp will emphasize basketball fundamentals and shooting. For more information, contact Amy McGowan at 650-5784 or amcgowan@clevelandschools.

FOOTBALL

CAMP OF CHAMPIONS

The 13th annual Camp of Champions football camp for incoming 3rd-8th graders will be held July 8-11 at Cleveland High School’s Raider Field from 9 a.m.-noon. CHS and Cleveland Middle School coaches will be instructing the camp. The camp will focus on fundamentals and techniques of playing football. The cost of the camp is $60. Participants may sign up the day of camp or pick up a registration form at the main office of Cleveland Middle School. For more information, contact Mike Connolly at 504-5519 or Scott Carroll at 593-1324.

GOLF

JUNIORS CLINIC

The Bradley County Juniors Golf Clinic for ages 5-17 will be held at Cleveland Country Club on the following dates: June 17 and July 1, 22, 29. Ages 5-10 will go from 8-9:30 a.m. and ages 11-17 will go from 9:45-11:15. A final tournament will take place Aug. 5. All tournament participants must attend four of the six instructional clinics to be eligible to participate. For more information, call (423) 321-2779.

MEN’S INVITATIONAL

The ninth annual Cleveland Country Club Men’s Invitational will take place July 20-21. Amateur golfers from Cleveland and surrounding areas will have the opportunity to earn points for the 2013 Chattanooga TPC Championship. The field is open to all amateur golfers and will consist of the first 144 paid entrants. The entry deadline is July 17 or until a full field is reached. The entry fee is $135 and includes two rounds of tournament golf, one practice round ranges balls and lunch Saturday and Sunday. Flights will be determined after the first round. For more information, contact CCC at (423) 336-3566.

SOCCER

GREATER CLEVELAND SOCCER ASSOCIATION

The Greater Cleveland Soccer Association is partnering with Challenger Soccer for soccer camp this summer. Sessions for all ages and abilities will be held the week of July 22-26. For more information contact Mark Pistrang at mpistrang@juno.com or visit www.challengersports.com

LEE SOCCER CAMP

The Lee University soccer camp will be held June 25–29 on the university campus. The camp runs 10 a.m.-3 p.m. daily and concludes at noon on Friday. The camp is designed for boys and girls ages 5-14 and will focus on ball skills and the technical development of young players in a fun and friendly environment. Lee men’s head soccer coach Paul Furey will serve as the director of the camp. The camp staff will be comprised of assistant coaches and top players to ensure an enjoyable and educating soccer experience. Each camper will receive lunch, a camp T-shirt and certificate along with prizes and awards to selected campers. Registration forms may be found at www.goleeflames.com. For more information, (423) 614-8158.

VOLLEYBALL

BRADLEY VOLLEYBALL CAMP

The Bradley Central High School Volleyball Camp will be held July 10-12 at Jim Smiddy Arena. Open to grades 3-8, the daily sessions will run from 9 a.m. until noon. Instruction will be by Bearette coaches Christie McElhaney (18 years high school coaching experience) and Jeremy Rogers, plus the Bradley volleyball team. The pre-registration cost of the camp is $40. For more information or to register email Bradleycentralvolleyball@gmail.com or call (423) 309-8760.

WVHS MIDDLE SCHOOL CAMP

The Walker Valley High School volleyball team will host its annual middle school camp July 22-24 from 12 noon-2 p.m. at the Ocoee Middle School gym. The cost is $30. Athletes may register starting at 11:30 a.m. on July 22. The camp is for girls in grades 5-8 wanting to learn the basics of volleyball. For more information, call coach Judy Pruett at (423) 715-3483.