Recreational calendar

May 19, 2009 

Parks and Recreation

YOUTH

MORRISVILLE Fall leagues, baseball, coed T-Ball, modified softball, soccer, registration starts June 1 residents, June 15 others; $44-$66. Contact: 919-463-7117, 919-463-7118, www.townofmorrisville.org.

SMITHFIELD Camps: basketball, ages 5-7 June 16-18, $40; ages 7-14 June 22-26, $75 ($65 before June 1); baseball, June 29-July 2, ages 7-16, $75; football, July 27-29, ages 7-14, $20; softball, June 29-July 2, ages 7-16, $60; tennis, beginner-advanced, June-August, $30-$50; volleyball, July 13-16, ages 8-14 girls, $60. Swimming, stroke/turn clinics, 6-7 p.m. May 25-29, Smithfield Recreation and Aquatic Center; summer team, competes June 16-Aug. 1, $75-$100, due May 27; lessons, all ages, $30-$65; lessons, July 6-17, July 20-31, Aug. 3-14, Eva Ennis Municipal Pool, $30-$50. Contact: 919-934-2148, www.smithfieldparksandrec.com.

ZEBULON Camps: golf, June 15-18, ages 7-12, $50; baseball, June 22-25, ages 7-14, $50; soccer, June 29-July 2, ages 6-14, $50; fastpitch softball, July 13-16, ages 7-up, $50; cheerleading, July 20-24, ages 6-12, $50; basketball, July 20-23, ages 8-14, $50: tennis, July 27-30, ages 9-14, $50. Contact 919-269-8265.

ADULT

CARY Basketball, 40-over, season June-August, $325 team, due Thursday; men's open, registration, Aug. 17-20, $450, plus $25 nonresidents. Volleyball, outdoor leagues, registration June 1-4, season July-September, $75 4v4 team (coed), $60 2v2 (coed, women's, men's); summer, registration June 1-4, 4v4 coed $75 team, 2v2 coed/men/women $60; fall, coed, men's, women's registration Aug. 3-6, $215; plus nonresident fees. Golf, skills clinic, 6-7 p.m. June 2-11, Lochmere Golf Club, $70-$90. Contact: 919-469-4062, tracey.hedgpeth@townofcary.org; senior softball, 919-469-4063, aubrey. clayton@townofcary.org.

CLAYTON Tennis, singles ladder, men and women, $5-$10, due Friday. Bocce, clinics, leagues, free play. Contact: 919-553-1550.

HOLLY SPRINGS Basketball, men's team registration ends May 29. Fee: $400, plus $8 nonresidents. Contact: 919- 557-9600, www.hollyspringsnc.us.

SMITHFIELD Tennis, singles ladder; $20, due Friday. Contact: 919-934-2148, www.smithfieldparksandrec.com.

BASEBALL

CLINIC 10-noon May 23, USA Baseball National Training Complex, Cary, with instructors including Mount Olive College's Carl Lancaster, 2008 ABCA Division II coach of year. Ages: 8-18. Fee: $10, includes lunch, NCAA Division II championship games admission. Contact: 919-387-5844, www.townofcary. org.

DURHAM BULLS YOUTH ATHLETIC LEAGUE family fun day 11 a.m.-1 p.m. June 13, Long Meadow Park, 917 Liberty St., Durham: games, activities, entertainment. Fee: free. Contact: Herb Sellers 919-220-6172, www.dbyal.webs.com.

BASKETBALL

CAMP Donald Williams Basketball Camp, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 22-25, Garner High School. Ages: 8-16 boys and girls. Fee: $150. Contact: Home Team Athletics 910-938-0862, hometeamathletics@ embarqmail.com.

CAMPS Networks Basketball Boot Camps, summer camps, Hoops@Night camps. Ages: elementary-high school. Fee: $50-$445. Contact: Kevin Nunley 919- 233-8801, www.networksbasketball.com.

GARNER ROAD BASKETBALL CLUB Girls 13U (grades 6-7) team seeks players. Contact: Brent Murphy 919-262-6037.

LEAGUE Games June 15-Aug. 7, Salvation Army Community Center, 902 Wake Forest Road. Ages: 8-13. Fee: $40. Contact: 919-832-6918, ext. 116, chris. straits@uss.salvationarmy.org.

TOURNAMENT Eastern Carolina Youth Showcase, May 23, Goldsboro. Ages: boys 12U, 14U, 16U. Fee: $175. Contact: Ben Chasten 919-731-4909, g-chasten @msn.com.

FOOTBALL

FLAG FOOTBALL Nine-week North Raleigh, Wake Forest/Rolesville leagues start July 11. Fee: $130, due June 16, includes uniform. Contact: Kevin Earnest 919-946-6630, www.i9sports.com.

INSTRUCTION Beginner-advanced group sessions. Fee: $25 session through Aug. 1. Ages: 6-18. Contact: Coleman Tyrance 919-830-6331, info@carycoaching.com, www.carycoaching.com.

NORTH RALEIGH BULLDOGS Pop Warner football, cheerleading fall registration. Ages: 5-15. Contact: 919-673-4395; register www.northraleighbulldogs.com.

GOLF

CAMPS Wolfpack Golf School camps, Raleigh: Wildwood Green Golf Club, ages 6-18 June 15-18, ages 6-18 June 22-25, ages 9-18; Lonnie Poole Golf Course, N.C. State's Centennial Campus, July 6-9, ages 6-18. Fee: $260-$395. Contact: Chip Watson 919-846-1536, Richard Sykes 919-365-7512.

CAMPS Wildwood Green Golf Academy Junior Camps, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 4-7, May 26-29. Ages: 7-17. Fee: $175; free loaner clubs. Contact: John Budwine 919-846-8376.

MISCELLANY

BMX Contest, noon May 24, Sk8 Cary, Godbold Park, 2040 NW Maynard Road, Cary: practice noon; beginners, 1 p.m. (two 1.5 minute runs); intermediates, 2 p.m. (one-hour session); experts, 4 p.m. (45-minute jam); best-trick contest follows. Fees: spectator free; entry $10-$20. Contact: 919- 469-4061.

CAMPS Cedar Ridge High, Hillsborough: baseball, basketball, football, soccer, volleyball. Fees: vary. Contact: 919-245-4000.

CAMP Sportscaster fundamentals, July 6-8: fundamentals of sportscasting (calling games, analysis, preparation, interviews). Fee: $300-$350. Contact: Patrick Kinas 919-291-7918, triangle sportscastercamp@gmail.com, www. trianglesportscastercamp.com.

CAMPS Northern Wake Baseball Camp, June 22-26, ages 9-14, $180. Wildcat Camps: basketball, June 29-July 3, grades 6-8, $180; football, Aug. 10-14, grades 6-8, $120; soccer, Aug. 10-14, grades 6-8, $120. Contact: Dan Calhoun 919-395-7301, dcalhoun@wcpss.net.

CAMPS Leesville Road High, Raleigh: cheerleading, baseball, basketball, tennis, soccer, football, softball. Ages: 6-15. Fee: $125-$175 week. Contact: 919-270-7386, pacsportcamp@yahoo. com, www.leesville.org (click "Parent Groups," then "Pride Athletic Club").

CAMPS Orange High, Hillsborough: wrestling, baseball, soccer, softball, basketball, volleyball. Fees: vary. Contact: 919-732-6133.

CAMPS Ravenscroft School, Raleigh: basketball, July 13-17, grades 3-12, $225; cheerleading, July 20-24, grades 1-10, $170; football, July 20-24, grades 3-10, $170; Ravenscroft Shooters Basketball Camp, June 22-26, grades 1-9, $170. Contact: 919-847-0900, ext. 2263, www.ravenscroft.org/summer.

CHEERLEADING Tumble and cheer camps, beginner-advanced, early June to August, Cheer Extreme Raleigh, 3816-104 Tarheel Dr. Ages: 5-18. Fee: varies. Contact: 919-876-8325, www.cheerextreme raleigh.com.

CYCLING Cycle North Carolina Mountains to Coast Ride cross-state supported bicycle tour, Sept. 26-Oct. 3, Blowing Rock to Surf City. Fee: varies (multiple- or single-day options). Contact: N.C. Amateur Sports 919-361-1133, www.cyclenorthcarolina.org

EQUESTRIAN Tarheel Triple Classic American quarter horse shows, Hunt Horse Complex, State Fairgrounds, Raleigh: N.C. Junior AQHA, June 11-14; A Little Futurity, June 15-16; NCQHA All-Novice Show, June 17; N.C. Jamboree, June 18-21. Ages: all. Fees: vary. Contact: Margaret Byrd 910-892-3221, www.tar heeltripleclassic.com.

HOCKEY Carolina Hurricanes Camps, RecZone, Raleigh: skills July 27-31, Three-on-Three Summer Classic pond-hockey-style competition Aug. 3-7, elite Aug. 10-14. Goalie, ages 10-under July 17-31, ages 11-up Aug. 10-14. Fees: vary. Contact: Paul Strand 919-861-5425, pauls@carolinahurricanes.com, www.carolina hurricanes.com/summercamp.

N.C. LACROSSE ACADEMY U17 Canebreaks, U19 Cottonmouths boys select travel-team tryouts May 21, Cary Academy. Fee: $15. Information: Pete Almasy 919-303-6068, www.nclaxacademy.com.

LEUKEMIA AND LYMPHOMA SOCIETY TEAM IN TRAINING Endurance sport training program informational sessions (marathons, half marathons; hiking; triathlons; century 100-mile bike rides): May 19, 6:30 p.m., Christ the King Church, 600 Walnut St., Cary; May 21, 6:30 p.m., Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 1320 Umstead Road, Durham; May 31, 2 p.m., Triangle Aquatic Center, 275 Convention Dr., Cary; June 2, 6:30 p.m., Sheraton Imperial RTP, 4700 Emperor Dr., Durham. Fee: meeting free. Eastern N.C. Chapter, Tricia Jenkins, 919-677-3993, tricia.jenkins @lls.org, www.teamintraining.org/nce.

SKATEBOARDING Sk8 Contest, 10 a.m. May 23, Sk8 Cary, Godbold Park, 2040 NW Maynard Road, Cary: practice 10 a.m.; beginners, two 1.5-minute runs starting at noon; intermediates, 45-minute session, 1 p.m.; experts, 35 minutes, 3 p.m.; best-trick competition. Fees: spectators free; beginners $10 intermediate $15, best trick $2; day of registration $5 extra; experts $20 (register May 23). Contact: 919-469-4061.

SWIMMING Lessons, small groups, Candler Swim Club, Raleigh, ages 3-adult, $75, 10 sessions. Clinics, stroke technique clinics for summer leagues, through May 29. Fee: $75, 10 sessions. Contact: Sharyne Candler 919-851- 3935, john@candlerswimclub.com, www.candlerswimclub.com.

TENNIS Down East Tennis Scholastic High School Tournament, May 22-24, Smithfield-Selma High School, Smithfield community courts. Fee: $10 singles, $20 doubles team. Contact: Milton Price 919-268-8403, downeasttennis@yahoo.com.

TRACK AND FIELD Carolina Godiva Track Club Summer Series, 7 p.m. Wednesdays May 20-Aug 5, Belk Track, Fetzer Field, UNC-Chapel Hill: long (mile run, mile walk, 200 meters, 800, 5K), May 20, June 3, June 18, July 1, July 15, July 29 (Midsummer Madness); short (1,500 run/walk, 100, 400, 3K), May 27, June 10, June 25, July 8, July 22, Aug. 5. Fee: $1. Contact: Charles Alden 919-384-7698.

MULTI-SPORT

ICE SKATING, HOCKEY Half-day camps, June 22-26, July 6-10, July 13-17, July 20-24, Aug. 17-21: figure skating, introduction to hockey, beginning skating; $30 day, $125 week, family/multi-week discounts. Hockey, Learn-To-Play starts May 26, RecZone, Hodges Street, Raleigh; $120, eight sessions. Contact: 919-754-0441, www.reczone.net.

RUNNING

More races, results www.runnc.com.

CLINIC Marathon training clinic, 9-11:30 a.m. May 23, N.C. Museum of Art, Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, with Olympian, author, Runner's World columnist Jeff Galloway; training for City of Oaks Marathon, Rex Healthcare Half Marathon. Fee: free. Contact: Ron Wahula 919-270-0365, raleighgalloway.com, www.raleighgalloway.com.

SKIRTCHASER 5K 5 p.m. May 23, Hibernian Pub, 311 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh; women wear skirts, get head start; first place wins $500. Fee: $35-$95. Contact: 919-833-2258, www.hibernianpub. com; Inside Out Sports 919-466-0101, www.insideoutsports.com.

SOCCER

CAMPS Carolina RailHawks Camps, June-August, WakeMed Soccer Park: beginners (ages 5-12), elite (11-18), goalkeeper (9-18), defender (9-18), finishing school (9-18), conditioning (9-18). Fee: $80-$180. Contact: 919-858-0464.

CAMPS Boys day camp, June 29-July 3, Duke University, Durham; ages 5-13, $200 9-noon, $295 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Boys overnight, July 5-9, July 10-14, ages 13-18, $625 ($525 commuter). Contact: 919-240-5761, dukesoccercamps@aol. com, www.dukesoccercamp.com.

CAROLINA SOCCER CLUB Fall/spring tryouts this month, Wake Med Soccer Park, Cary. Ages: U10-U18. Contact: 919-720- 4641, www.carolinasoccer club.com.

FUQUAY-VARINA ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION Boys and girls tryouts: U8-U10 Player Development, U10-U18 Classic, U10-U18 Challenge. Contact: 919-552-5465, fvaa@nc.rr.org, www.fvaa.org.

GOLDSTAR SOCCER CLUB League play starts in August. Ages: 4-14, boys and girls. Fee: $80, due June 27, includes jersey. Contact: 919-786-3056 (Se habla Español), www.goldstarsc.org.

JOHNSTON UNITED SOCCER ASSOCIATION Challenge, Classic travel-team tryouts, Clayton Middle School: boys May 26-27, girls May 28-29. Ages: U10-U18. Fee: $5; register in advance. Coaches needed. Contact: Connie Walker 919-631-5534, staff@jusasoccer.org, www.jusasoccer.org; coaches, Keith Jenkins doc@jusasoccer.org.

LEAGUES Coed league play Aug. 15-Oct. 16, Salvation Army Community Center, 902 Wake Forest Road; new player registration 10 a.m. June 2. Ages: 4-11. Fee: $70-$85. Contact: 919-832-6918, chris.straits@uss.salvationarmy.org.

TRIANGLE UNITED Challenge, Classic tryouts through May 27, supplemental in June, Wake County, Durham, Chapel Hill. Ages: 8-18. Fee: free, includes Carolina RailHawks ticket. Contact: Wake County players 919-302-2334; others 919-942-1995 (Se habla Español.); www.triangleunited.org.

WILSON YOUTH SOCCER ASSOCIATION Classic, Challenge tryouts, J. Burt Gillette Athletic Complex, Wilson: today, Youth Academy boys (U8-U10) 5:30-6:30 p.m., Challenge/Classic girls (U11-U18) 6:30- 8 p.m.; Wednesday-Thursday, Youth Academy girls 5:30-6:30 p.m., Challenge/Classic boys (U11- U18). Contact: John Rhyne 252-315-7855, johnrhyne@nc.rr.com; Beth White 252- 363-9876, bwhite@coastalnet. com; www.wilsonyouthsoccer. com.

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