Area calendar 5/13/10

Thursday, May 13, 2010

Basketball

* Southeast boys camps: The Southeast Missouri State men's basketball program will host boys basketball camps. A team camp for high school teams will take place June 18 and 19. Each squad will play a minimum of six games. Teams have the option to stay on campus. Cost is $350 per team, with a $150 deposit. An individual half-day camp will take place June 21 to 23. Players ages 4 through 7 will go from 8 a.m. to noon, while players ages 8 through 12 will go from 1 to 5 p.m. Cost is $90, with a $50 deposit. Info: (870) 219-1956, or mrwilliams1s@semo.edu

* Southeast girls camps: The Southeast Missouri State women's basketball program will host girls basketball camps. A skill camp for ages 6 through 18 will take place June 7 through 10 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost: $80, which includes lunch. A team camp for high school, JV, junior high and club teams will take place June 25 through 27. Each squad will play a minimum of four games plus a tournament. Cost: $300 per team for day campers (no meals or housing) or $75 per player for resident campers (all meals and housing). An elite camp for ages 12 through 18 will take place June 28 to 30. Cost: $110 for day campers (no meals), $145 for day campers (lunch and dinner) and $200 for resident campers (all meals and housing). Info: 651-2113 or 651-2943, or ecansdale@semo.edu

* Jackson camps: Jackson will host basketball camps at the Jackson High School. An individual skills camp will take place June 1 to 3. Players in kindergarten through second grade will go from 1 to 2:30 p.m., while players in grades 3 through 6 will go from 3 to 4:30 p.m. A second individual skills camp will take place Aug. 2 to 5. Players in grades kindergarten through 2 will go from 9 to 10:30 a.m., while players in grades 3 through 6 will go from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. A shooting camp will take place June 7 to 10 from 1 to 4 p.m. Info: 204-0171.

* Saxony Lutheran camps: Saxony Lutheran will host boys basketball camps at the high school. A camp for boys entering grades 9 to 12 will be from 6 to 8 p.m. June 21 to 25. A camp for boys entering grades 4 to 6 will be from 3:30 to 5:15 p.m. June 28 to July 1. A camp for boys entering grades 7 and 8 will be from 6 to 8 p.m. June 28 to July 1. Info: coach Sam Sides, 204-7555 or ssides@saxonylutheranhigh.org.

* Central boys camps: Central will host boys basketball camps June 15 to 17 at the high school. A camp for boys entering kindergarten to fourth grade will be from 9 to 11:30 a.m. A camp for boys entering grades 5 to 9 will be from 1 to 3:30 p.m. The camps will cover basic fundamentals of basketball. Cost: $45 per person, which includes a T-shirt. Info: coach Drew Church, 979-1186.

* Central girls camp: Central will host a girls basketball camp June 15 to 18 at the high school. It will run from 10 a.m. to noon. Cost: $40 per person, which includes a T-shirt.

Football

* Central camps: Central coach Rich Payne will host football camps for players entering grades 9 to 12 at the high school. There will be a camp from 5:30 to 8 p.m. June 7 to 10. There will be a camp from 5:30 to 8 p.m. July 19 to 23. There will be a camp from 5:30 to 8 p.m. July 26 to 30.

Golf

* Flag Day scramble: The Flag Day golf tournament, a benefit four-person scramble for the Missouri Veterans Home in Cape Girardeau, will be played June 4 at Bent Creek Golf Course in Jackson. Tournament play begins at noon. Entry fee: $80 per person, $320 per team. Cost includes lunch, beverages and prizes. Info: 290-5459.

* Four-person scramble: The Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department will host the 17th annual four-person golf scramble July 10 at the Cape Jaycee Municipal Golf Course. The tournament will begin with a shotgun start at 8 a.m. Cost: $160 per team and carts are $12 per person. Entry fee must be paid by 5 p.m. July 7. Breakfast and lunch will be provided. Entry forms are available at the Cape Jaycee Municipal Golf Course and A.C. Brase Arena. Info: Jared Tanz, 334-2031.

Running

* Hershey's meet: The Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department will hold the 21st annual Hershey's Track and Field meet at 5 p.m. today at the Central Junior High track. Registration will run from 3:30 to 4:15 p.m. The meet is open to boys and girls ages 9 to 14 in Southeast Missouri and each participant may enter three events, with a maximum of two track events. Events offered will be the 50, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1,600 and 4x100 relay as well as a standing long jump and softball throw. Local winners advance to the state meet in Jefferson City, Mo. Registration forms are available at the Osage Community Centre or A.C. Brase Arena. Cost: $3 per participant. Info: 339-6340.

Soccer

* Central camps: Central coaches Liz Fleer and Dan Martin will host soccer camps at the high school. There will be a camp for players ages 5 to 13 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. July 19 to 22. Cost: $55, which includes T-shirt. Deadline: June 17. There will be a camp for players entering grades 9 to 12 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. July 26 to 29. Cost: $55, which includes T-shirt. Deadline: July 1.

Softball

* Central camps: Central coach Amy Blattel will host softball camps at the high school. There will be a camp for players entering grades 5 to 8 from 9 to 11 a.m. June 1 to 4. Cost: $35. There will be a camp for players entering grades 9 to 12 from 9 to 11 a.m. July 26 to 29. Cost: $35.

Swimming

* Central camps: Central coach Dayna Powell will host swimming camps at the Southeast Missouri State aquatics center. There will be a camp for swimmers entering grades 9 to 12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 18 to 22. Cost: $50. There will be a camp for swimmers entering grades 4 to 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. July 18 to 22. Cost: $50.

Volleyball

* Sand leagues: The Cape Girardeau Parks and Recreation Department will hold co-ed sand volleyball leagues at the Arena Park sand volleyball courts. The six-on-six league will be played Mondays and Thursdays, while the four-on-four league will be played Tuesdays. Play is scheduled to begin June 1. There will be a mandatory managers meeting at 6:30 p.m. May 20 at the Osage Community Centre. Registration deadline: May 20. Info: 339-6340.

* Jackson camps: Jackson coach Maile Gannon will hold a skill development camp at the junior high school. A camp for players entering grades 6 to 8 will be from 12:30 to 2 p.m. May 25 to 27. Deadline: May 21. There will be a camp for players entering grades 4 to 8 from 12:30 to 2 p.m. July 26 to 29. Deadline: July 23. Cost: $45 per camp. Info: mgannon@jackson.k12.mo.us.

* Central camps: Central coach Charity Huff will hold camps at the high school. There will be a camp for girls entering grades 7 and 8 from 8 to 10 a.m. May 24 to 27. Cost: $40. There will be a camp for girls entering grades 9 to 12 from 1 to 3 p.m. May 24 to 27. Cost: $40. There will be a camp for girls entering grades 3 to 6 from 10:30 a.m. to noon May 24 to 26. Cost: $30. Deadline: Tuesday. There will be a team camp for girls entering grades 9 to 12 from 10 a.m. to noon July 26 to 29. Cost: $20. Anyone interested in trying out for the varsity team should attend the team camp.

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