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SUMMER ACTIVITY

Camps, clinics and recreation

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Placer Youth Soccer League What: TOPSoccer Outreach Play Date Where: Whitney High School When: June 16, 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Cost: No Charge for Play Day Introduction/Signup is $35 Contact: Larry Langham ? larrylangham@pysltopsoccer.com or Kimberli Holm ?kimberli@pysltopsoccer.com Placer Youth Soccer League will hold a Play Day at Whitney High School to introduce parents and guardians to TOPSoccer for boys and girls with mental and physical disabilities. The Play Day runs from 9 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Families and their child or young adult will be able to practice, meet friends and begin play. Those who wish to participate in the program will be placed on teams according to ability and not age. The fee is $35. This program has met with great success in other areas as well. The TOPSoccer program in Elk Grove is now in its sixth year for both indoor and outdoor soccer. Whitney High Girls Basketball What: Wildcats Basketball Camps Who: Girls Basketball Players Grades 3-8 (fall 2012) Where: Whitney High School Gymnasium When: June 25-29, 8 a.m. to noon Cost: $100, registration ends June 22 Contact: whitneyladyhoops.org or e-mail elite758@yahoo.com, Coach Andy Carter Whitney High School girls basketball will host a camp for girls in grades three through eight (as of fall 2012) June 25-29. The camp will be hosted by Wildcats head coach Andy Carter and the Whitney high players. The fee is $100 and includes camp T-shirt, quality instruction, awards and individual evaluation. Please register by June 22. Refreshments will be available for sale. Appearances by special guests will highlight the camp. All fundamentals will be stressed including warm-ups, workouts, offense, defense and competition. Players will be grouped according to grade and ability. Download a registration form at whitneyladyhoops.org or e-mail Coach Andy Carter at elite758@yahoo.com. Whitney High Volleyball What: Wildcats Volleyball Camp Where: Whitney High School Gymnasium When: June 18-22, 9 a.m. to noon Cost: $75 Contact: whitneyvolleyball@gmail.com Staff Report Whitney High School varsity girls volleyball head Coach Todd announced a volleyball camp to be held in the school gymnasium from 9 a.m. to noon, June 18-22, for boys and girls kindergarten through ninth grade during the 2012-13 school year. The cost is $75. Those interested may e-mail whitneyvolleyball@gmail.com for details Under Armour Baseball Factory What: Baseball Tryouts Who: Baseball Players Ages 12-14 Where: Sierra College When: June 24, registration at noon, tryouts at1 p.m. Cost: $99 Contact: Go online: http://baseballfactory.com/tryouts or call (800) 641-4487 ext. 101. Baseball Factory and sponsor Under Armour will hold an open tryout June 24 for 12-14 year old players for instruction and possible selection to play on its national team. Registration is at noon at Sierra College. Registrants will receive coaching on speed, pitching, hitting, defense and arm strength. Players will be evaluated on their strengths and weaknesses and tips on how to improve their games. A complete evaluation will be given via telephone within 72 hours. Those chosen to continue could compete at the Baseball Factory Select Training at the All Star Game, World Series at Pirate City or Cape Cod Select Training and Competition. Beginning at 9 a.m., those who come early can get a video and written evaluation and prescription for a website plus instruction videos to improve performance. Baseball Factory is the exclusive player development of Little League Baseball. William Jessup Basketball Camp What: Nike Overnight Basketball Who: Basketball Players Ages 8-18 Where: William Jessup University When: July 9-12 Cost: $410/Day Camp only $310 Contact: Jessup.edu or call (916) 577-2200 William Jessup University will offer three summer basketball camps beginning with its Nike Overnight Basketball Camp July 9-12 for kids age 8-18. The cost is $410 and includes breakfast, lunch and dinner for each day. Day campers only may register for $310. There will be Junior Skills Development for ages 5-9 July 16-19, which runs from 9 a.m. to noon. During that same camp players age 10-18 can sign up for a competition camp for $200. Warriors? head basketball coach Aaron Music will coordinate the camps providing fundamental basketball skills and character values. The camps will be held in the activities building at WJU; there is a $20 discount for registering by June 15.