Sports Briefs: June 11

06/10/2014 2:30 PM

02/15/2015 11:26 AM

Youth golf season begins

Free youth golf clinics are held 5-6:30 p.m. on Thursdays at Zebulon Country Club, 2424 Pearces Road, at the practice facility near the A-frame building.

Also, registration is now open for Zebulon’s team in the Eastern N.C. Junior Golf League. The clinics and team are organized by Rocky Winstead and coached by Peyton Windley and Emily Stallings, and several other high school golfers who have come up through the program.

Call Zebulon Country Club at 919-269-8311, or Winstead at 252-230-4268 for more information.

Wendell Country Club also has a youth team in the local division of the Eastern N.C. Junior Golf League. For more information, call the Wendell club at 919-365-7337.

Superball golf tournament

A superball golf tournament will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, June 14, at Zebulon Country Club, 2424 Pearces Road, Zebulon. Cost is $25 per player for the nine-hole tournament. Proceeds will raise money for Zebulon youth golfers to be able to participate in the summer league for free.

Swimming lessons

The Zebulon Swimming Pool Association offers American Red Cross swimming lessons for children ages 4-15.

The cost is $25 for members and $35 for non-members. Classes are 9 to 10 a.m. June 16-19 and July 7-10, and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. August 4-7.

Call 919-291-9288 for more information.

Summer camps

Wendell Parks & Recreation will host sports camps at the Wendell Community Center, 601 W. Third St., Wendell. Visit for more information.

•  Dance camp will run June 23-27. Grades K-2 will meet 9 a.m. to noon and grades 3-5 from 1-4 p.m. The cost is $100.
•  SOSA soccer camp will run June 23-27 and July 7-11. Ages 4-6 will meet 9-10:30 a.m. and the cost is $40. Ages 7-14 will meet 9 a.m. to noon and the cost is $70.
•  Tennis camp will run July 10-Aug. 14. Ages 5-9 will meet 6-7:15 p.m and ages 10-14 from 7:30-8:45 p.m. The cost is $5 per session.
•  Cheerleading and tumbling camp will run July 15-17 for ages 5-15. The camp will meet 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Register by June 17. The cost is $70.

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