Softball clinic set at MHS
A softball clinic, coordinated by Miami High School softball coach Chris Mercer, will be held June 14-15.
The clinic, for players ages 5 through 12, costs $30. It will run from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. each day. Registration will be at 9 a.m. on June 14.
It will be held at Harley Turner Field and the indoor facility on the MHS campus.
For more information, contact Mercer at (918) 540-4761.
Baseball clinic slated
The Wardog Baseball Clinic will be held June 9-11 at the Miami High School softball field and indoor hitting facility.
The clinic, for players ages 5 through 12, will run from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. each morning. Registration will be at 9 a.m. on June 9.
Cost is $40 and includes a camp T-shirt.
For more information, contact camp director Chris Mercer at (918) 540-4761.
Junior golf clinic planned
The annual Peoria Ridge Junior Clinic, for children ages 6 through 17, will run from 9 to 11:30 a.m. June 21-23 at the course.
Cost is $60 per participant and includes three days of professional instruction on the golf swing, rules of golf and etiquette. There will be lunch and an awards ceremony on the final day.
The instructional staff will include head pro Keith Neel and assistants Freddy Vaughan and John Robinson.
For more information, call the pro shop at (918) 542-7676.
Track program planned
A summer track program, directed by veteran coach Chuck Levo, will begin at 11 a.m. on June 7 at the Miami High School track.
There is no charge for the program, which is open to all area athletes.
The daily workouts will last between 30 and 40 minutes, according to Levo.
For more information, contact Levo at (918) 541-0693.
Conrad football camp set
The J.R. Conrad Ottawa County Football Camp will be held Saturday at the Fairland High School football field.
The camp, for players ages 7 up to incoming seniors, will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with an hour-long lunch break.
Cost is $20 and includes a camp shirt, lunch and Gatorade.
Camp participants should bring a shirt, shorts, socks and cleats. No pads or helmets will be needed.
Conrad, a former player at the University of Oklahoma and with the New York Jets, now is an assistant coach at Dibble, is the camp organizer.
A number of former college and NFL players will join Conrad. Also, coaches from area high schools and youth programs will assist.
There also will be a special guest speaker.
Lady Norse camp set
Area girls in the second through eighth grades are invited to participate in the annual Northeastern A&M Lady Norse Basketball Camp of Champions scheduled for June 7-10 in the NEO Fieldhouse.
Registration begins at 8 a.m. Monday, June 7, in the foyer of the NEO Fieldhouse.
The camp will be held from 9 a.m. to noon each day in both the fieldhouse and the Student Activity Center. Cost is $60 per player.
Rowland and Lady Norse assistant coach Anita Hernandez are instructors of the camp.
For additional information, contact Rowland at (918) 540-6408.
Wardog hoops camp set
The Miami Wardog Basketball Camp, for boys who will be in grades 3 through 8, will be June 15-17 at the Miami Activity Center.
Registration will be from 8:15 to 8:45 a.m. in the MAC lobby. The camp will run from 9 a.m. to noon each day.
Cost is $55 per player and includes a T-shirt and basketball. Checks should be made out to Rusty Mercer.
Instruction will be provided by the Miami High School boys’ basketball coaching staff along with MHS varsity basketball players.
Gatorade, water and other snacks will be available for purchase.
For more information, contact Mercer at (918) 533-1987.