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Baseball

WV BASEBALL CAMP

The Walker Valley High School Baseball Camp will be held May 27-30, from 8-11 a.m. daily at the Bradley Country Industrial Park. The camp will provide fundamental skills instruction for ages 5-12. The cost is $50 per participant. For more information contact coaches Joe Shamblin at 584-6494 or Mike Turner at 595-2640.

BRADLEY CENTRAL BASEBALL TRYOUTS

Baseball tryouts for the upcoming freshman baseball season will be held at Bradley Central High School, May 28th at 5 p.m. For additional questions, please feel free to contact Patrick Spangler at pspangler@bradleyschools.org.

BRADLEY BASEBALL CAMP

The 2014 Bradley Baseball camp will be held June 10-12 from 9 a.m.-noon. The cost for the camp will be $60 and will be for boy's ages 5-12. Registration will be the morning of June 10 from 8:30-9 a.m. For additonal information contact Travis Adams at tadams@bradleyschools.org, Matt Day at mday@bradleyschools.org, or Patrick Spangler @ pspangler@bradleyschools.org

CSCC CAMPS

Cleveland State Baseball Coach Mike Policastro will conduct the following summer Baseball Camps: Youth Skills Camp, June 2-5 for ages 5-12. Camp hours will be 9 a.m. to noon. Campers will participate in group instruction and participate in a game each day. The cost for the camp is $75 and includes a camp T-shirt. Youth Pitcher/Catcher Camp, June 9-10 from 9 a.m. to noon, and a Youth Hitting Camp, June 11-12 from 9 a.m. to noon. Both camps will be for ages 8-16. The camps will consist of advanced instruction on the fundamentals of pitching, catching and hitting. The cost of the camps is $40 per session and includes a camp t-shirt. There will be a $5 discount per camp registration if a participant registers for more than one of the camps. For registration information, contact Mike Policastro at 478-6219.

LEE UNIVERSITY CAMPS

The Lee Flames baseball team will host baseball camps in June and July. A day camp for ages 5-15 will take place June 9-12 at Olympic Field from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The cost is $110 per camper. A sibling discount and team rates are available. An advanced hitting, pitching and catching camp for ages 8-17 will take place July 7-9 from 9 a.m.-noon for hitting and 1-3 p.m. for pitching or catching. The cost is $70 for the hitting camp and $55 for pitching or catching. The cost for both camps is $110 for both sessions. The camps will be conducted by the Lee coaching staff and players. each camper will receive a free T-shirt. For more information, call 614-8638. or email mbrew@leeuniversity.edu.

CSCC TOURNAMENTS

Cleveland State will host a series of summer baseball tournaments May 31-June 1 for 16-under teams (entry deadline May 9); June 6-8 for 18-under (entry deadline May 16); June 14-15 for 15-under teams (entry deadline May 23); June 21-22 for 14-under and 13-under teams (entry deadline May 30). The 15-under and 16-under tournaments will be three games of pool play and a championship. The cost for the tournaments is $350. The 18-under tournament will be four games of pool play and a championship. The cost for this tournament is $400. The 14-under and 13-under tournaments will be three games of pool play and a championship. The cost for this tournament is $300. Tournaments will be played under the Tennessee high school rules. For more information. contact Jason Sewell at Cleveland State Community College, (423)614-8744 or visit www.cscougars.com/information/camps.

BASKETBALL

OMS BOYS & GIRLS TRYOUTS

Ocoee Middle School will hold sixth-grade girls and boys basketball tryouts May 22-23. Boys tryouts will be from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Girls tryouts will be from 1:30-3 p.m. Those trying out will need to bring proof of sports physical in order to participate.

OMS CAMP

The Ocoee Middle Basketball Camp for ages five through eighth- grade will be held May 19-21 from 5-8 p.m. at OMS. The camp will be conducted by Joe Spencer along with OMS assistants. The cost for the camp is $45 with registration on the first day of camp. Campers will receive free T-shirts.

FRESHMAN BEAR HOOP TRYOUTS SET

The Bradley Central Bears will hold freshman tryouts at Jim Smiddy Arena on May 27 from 6-8 p.m. For more information contact coaches Chuck clark at chclark@bradleyschools.org or Drew German at dgerman@bradleyschools.org.

BEARETTES BASKETBALL CAMP

The Bradley Central High School Bearettes Basketball Camp will be held May 27-29 from 8:30 a.m. until noon each day. Open to ages 6-14, basic fundamental skills will be taught by Bearette coaches and players. T-shirts will be provided for each participant, as well as camped awards to be given out. The cost for the event is $55, or $45 for those attending just two days. For more information contact Coach Jason Reuter at 284-2135.

BRADLEY BOYS BASKETBALL CAMP

The Bradley Central High School Boy's Basketball team will be hosting their 17th annual basketball camp. The camp will be June 2-4 from 8:30 a.m. until noon daily. Flyers with registration information can be picked up at the school’s main office or can be done on the day of the camp. For additional questions you can reach Coach Chuck Clark @ chclark@bradleyschools.org or by cell at 284-3605 or Coach Patrick Spangler @ pspangler@bradleyschools.org or by cell at 715-2898.

LADY RAIDERS SUMMER CAMP

The Lady Raiders Summer Basketball camp for rising first through eighth-grade girls will take place June 2-4 from 8:30 a.m.-noon at Cleveland Middle School. The camp is $50 per participant. Participants will receive individualized instruction and attention and campers will receive a certificate of completion and a camp T-shirt. For more information or to register go to www.ladyraidergirlsbasketballcamps.com.

HEART OF CHAMPION 3-ON-3 TOURNAMENT

The Colby Stansberry, "Heart of a Champion" 3-on-3 Basketball Challenge will be held June 7 at 9 a.m. at Cleveland Middle School. Divisions include: High School, College to 29, 30 and over and 50 and over. Visit www.colbystansberry.net for a registration form. All proceeds benefit the Colby Stansberry Memorial Scholarship Fund.

CLEVELAND HIGH BASKETBALL CAMPS

The Cleveland High Blue Raiders will host boys basketball camps featuring former Raider Vincent Yarbrough in June. The camp for 6-10 year-old boys will be held June 11-13, while the camp for 10-15 year-old boys will be on June 18-20. Both camps run from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. The cost to attend the elementary school camp is $55 ($85 brother rate) and $5 will be taken off if registered by May 22. The middle school camp will only take the first 25 sign-ups and the cost is $65 (brother rate $100) and $5 will be taken off if pre-registered by May 25. Contact Jason McCowan at 618-2703 or at jmccowan@clevelandschools.org.

WALKER VALLEY BASKETBALL CAMP

The Walker Valley Mustang Basketball Camp will be held June 2-5 from 9 a.m. until noon daily. The camp is for boys in grades 1-8 and will feature instruction from Walker Valley coaches, as well as current and former Mustangs players. The cost is $50 per camper with a $10 sibling discount offered. Each camper will receive a camp T-shirt. For more information contact WVHS head coach Bob Williams at 829-6443.

LADY MUSTANGS CAMP

The Walker Valley Lady Mustang Basketball camp will be held June 9-11 from 9 a.m.-12p.m. The cost for the camp is $40 with a sibling discounts available. The camp is open for girls Kindergarten through eighth grade. For more information, contact Jessica Stone at (423)902-0006.

MARTY ROWE SKILLS & DRILLS CAMP

The Marty Rowe Skills & Drills Camp will be held June 24-28 at Lee University’s Walker Arena. The daily sessions will run from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., with early drop off, late pick up available. Friday the 28th the camp ends with awards ceremony at noon. Cost for the camp is $135, with those registering before May 15th able to attend for $125, which includes camp instruction, daily lunch, T-shirts, and prizes. Sibling discounts are available. Contact jspangler@leeuniversity.edu or 423-614-8452 for more information.

GOLF

VVA TOURNAMENT

The 21st annual Vietnam Veterans Golf Tournament will be held May 24 at Chatata Valley Golf Club. Registration begins at 11 a.m. with tee time set for 1 p.m. The cost for the 2-person, select shot tournament is $60 per golfer. Mulligans are available. There will be prizes for the longest drive, closest to the pin and hole in one. Hole sponsorships are available. For more information, contact Bruce Barnes at 667-7698 or D.L. Wilson at 472-0903.

SE TN VETERANS HOME COUNCIL

The Southeast Tennessee Veterans Home Council will host its fifth annual tournament June 7 at Chatata Valley Golf Course. Registration begins at 7 am. Proceeds will be used to support construction of the Cleveland/Bradley County State Veterans Home. with a shotgun start at 8. The cost for the 4-person, select shot tournament is $60 per golfer and included green fees, lunch and door prizes. Donations are tax deductible. Prizes will be awarded for first, fifth and ninth place as well as straightest drive and closest to the pin and hole-in-one. For more information, contact Joe Davis at 728-7149, Herb Stafford at 596-7814, Cid Heidel at 280-8932, Jimmy Kibler at 667-1122, Kim Dees at 284-9432 or Helen Riden at 284-3131.

WATERVILLE JUNIOR CLINIC

Waterville Golf Course will host free junior golf clinics for ages 6-14 on May 27 and June 24 from 8-11 a.m. Golfers must have their own clubs. For more information, contact the Waterville Pro Shop at 559-3348.

BRADLEY JUNIOR GOLF CLINIC

Cleveland Country Club will host the Bradley County Junior Golf Clinic for golfers ages 5-17 on consecutive Mondays in June. The first clinic date is June 2 with remaining dates on June 9, 16, 23 and 30. Clinics for ages 5-10 will go from 8-9:30 a.m. and clinics for ages 11-17 will go from 9:45-11:15 a.m. There will be a final tournament on July 7. All tournament participants must have attended at least three of the five instructional dates to be eligible. Pre-registration will be held May 10-17 from 9 a.m.-noon in the Golf Shop at CCC. For more information, call 321-2779.

SOCCER

LEE SOCCER CAMP

Registration is open for the third annual Lee Soccer Camp June 23–27. 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 director of the camp. The camp coaching staff will be comprised of his 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. The camp will run from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. daily and will conclude at noon on Friday. For more information, call 614-8158 or go to http://www.goleeflames.com for registration forms.

GCSA SELECT TRYOUTS

The Greater Cleveland Soccer Association aelect soccer team tryouts will be held on two consecutive Saturdays on June 7 and June 14. U9, U10, U11, U12, and U18 will tryout from 9:30-11:30 a.m. both days. U13, 14, U15, U16, and U17 will tryout from 6-8 p.m. both days Players should arrive at least 15 minutes early, bring a ball, proper soccer attire and water. For more information, contact Mark Pistrang at mpistrang@jno.com

SOFTBALL

WALKER VALLEY SOFTBALL CAMP

The Walker Valley Lady Mustangs Softball Camp will be held June 16-18 at Larry Haney Field on the campus of Walker Valley High School. Sessions will run daily from 9 a.m.-noon for upcoming 2nd-5th graders and from 1-4 p.m. for upcoming 6th-8th graders. Fundamental hitting, pitching, fielding, and catching instruction will be taught by Walker Valley coaches and Lady Mustang players. The cost of the camp is $50 and includes a free T-shirt. For more information, please contact Coach Lauren Limburg at walkervalleysoftball@gmail.com or 336-1383.

WALKER VALLEY TRYOUTS

Tryouts for the 2014-15 Walker Valley Lady Mustangs softball team will be held July 14 and July 21 from 5-6:30 p.m. at Larry Haney Field on the campus of Walker Valley High School. Any young ladies interested in playing for Walker Valley need to be at one of these dates. Participants must bring proof of having passed a physical to participate. For more information, contact Coach Lauren Limburg at walkervalleysoftball@gmail.com or 336-1383.

BRADLEY PITCHING/HITTING CLINIC

The Bradley Central High School Softball Pitching/Hitting Clinic- June 3 (pitching) and June 4 (hitting) for ages 8-14 from 9 a.m.-noon. Cost $25 per session or $40 for both. For more information contact Coach Christie McElhaney 423-309-8760 or cscvball@hotmail.com.

BRADLEY ALL SKILLS CAMP

The Bradley Central High School "All Skills" Softball Camp for ages 8-14 will be held June 18-20 from 9 a.m.-noon. Cost $75 (discounts for siblings and preregistrations paid by June 3rd). For more information contact Coach Christie McElhaney 423-309-8760 or cscvball@hotmail.com.

BRADLEY BEARETTES TRYOUTS

The Bradley Central High School fast-pitch softball team tryouts will be held June 9-10 from 5-7 p.m. and July 9-10 from 5-7 p.m.. For more information contact Coach Christie McElhaney 423-309-8760 or cscvball@hotmail.com..

TENNIS

CCC JUNIORS CLINICS

Cleveland Country Club summer will sponsor tennis clinics for juniors throughout the summer. High school and middle school clinics will meet on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8-9:30 a.m. Middle school clinics will go from 9:45-11:15 a.m. Beginners will meet on Wednesday and Friday mornings with ages 5-7 from 8:30-9:30 a.m.; ages 8-10 9:45-10:45 a.m.; and ages 11 and older 10:45-11:45 a.m. For more information, contact Tony Cavett at 902-5751.

VOLLEYBALL

BRADLEY CENTRAL VOLLEYBALL TRYOUTS

The Bradley Central volleyball Bearettes will hold tryouts for the fall season in June. Pre-tryout practices will be held June 2-4 from 6-8 p.m., while the tryouts themselves will be June 5-6 from 9 a.m. until noon and June 18-19 from 6-8 p.m. at Jim Smiddy Arena. For more information contact Coach Christie McElhaney 423-309-8760 or cscvball@hotmail.com.

WALKER VALLEY VOLLEYBALL CAMP

Walker Valley will host its annual volleyball camp for students in third through eighth grades July 21-23. The camp will be held at Ocoee Middle School from noon-2 p.m. The cost for the camp is $30 and may be paid the first day of camp. For more information, contact Judy Pruett at 715-3483.