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June 11, 2002

Southwest basketball camp

The Southwest High girls basketball team will conduct a basketball camp for boys and girls in kindergarten through eighth grade from 1-4 p.m. July 8-11. Cost is $40 per participant and $35 for each additional participant from a family. Pre-registration will be from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. weekdays through June 21 at the Southwest ASB office. For more information call Ruben Valenzuela at 336-4149.

El Centro basketball and volleyball camps

The city of El Centro will have basketball and volleyball camps June 24-Aug. 3 at the Conrad Harrison Youth Center in El Centro. Volleyball will be from 5-7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and basketball will be from noon-4 p.m. Saturdays. Campers will receive a sports guide book and T-shirt and some camp session will be led by college and high school players. Cost is $40 per camper. For more information call Richard Ignacio at 337-4570.

Junior high summer basketball league


Boys and girls in sixth through eighth grades are invited to participate in a summer basketball league at the Conrad Harrison Youth Center in El Centro starting June 27. A team draft will be June 20 at the youth center. The league is sponsored by the El Centro 21st Century Parents and Children Together project. For more information call Richard Ignacio at 337-4570.

Extra Point football camp

Holtville High School will stage its annual Extra Point full-contact football camp from 5-8 p.m. June 17-21 at Holtville High. The camp is open to all incoming freshman through seniors ages 13-18. Campers must have verification of a physical examination and insurance and bring their own helmet, chin strap, shoulder pads, jersey, pants and pads, athletic supporter, mouthpiece and football shoes. Quarterbacks, wide receivers, backs and defensive backs must bring their own ball. Cost is $30 and includes a T-shirt and instructional materials. For more information call Jim Sturgeon at 356-2929. Space is limited.

Holtville High girls basketball camp

Holtville High will conduct a basketball camp for girls in first through eighth grade from 8-11 a.m. June 17-21 at Holtville High. Cost is $25 and campers will receive a T-shirt. For more information call Holtville High at 356-2926.

IVC basketball camps

Imperial Valley College will conduct two co-ed basketball camps at the college in Imperial. The first camp is for kids ages 7-12 and will run from July 15-19. The second session is for teens 13-18 from July 22-26. Those participating will receive a camp ball, T-shirt, manual and personal player report card. Guest speakers will be featured daily. For more information call 355-6278.

Brawley High basketball camps

Brawley Union High School will stage two basketball camps for second- through 12th-grade students. The camps, for all grades, will be June 17-20 and June 24-27.

Fundamentals of the game, defensive and offensive skills drills, training and conditioning, contests, basketball-related films and videos, team play and guest speakers will be featured. Cost of the camp is $35, or $30 for two or more family members. Also, team rates and scholarship may be available. For more information, call Phil Grant, Brawley boys varsity head basketball coach, at 344-3560 or 344-2684.

Sunbeam Little League elections

Sunbeam Little League will hold elections for its 2003 board at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Sunbeam meeting room in Seeley. All interested parties are welcomed to attend. For an absentee ballot call Victoria Rojas at 353-7086.

For more information call Sunbeam president Gary Hevener at 594-7019.

Cincinnati Reds tryout camp

The Cincinnati Reds organization will stage a baseball tryout and camp at 9 a.m. June 22 at Central Union High School's varsity baseball field in El Centro. Registration will start at 8:30 a.m.

The camp will be conducted by Reds scouts Mike Wallace and Fred Yturralde. Those players looking to participate should bring their own uniforms, gloves and spikes.

No player on an active major or minor league draft list may participate. Legion players must bring with them written permission from the post commander or legion coach to work out. Players under age 21 must have a liability waiver signed by a parent to participate. Waivers are available by calling Yturralde at 353-8912.

I.V. Junior Golf registration

All golfers ages 8-19 can register to play in Imperial Valley Junior Golf Association tournaments all summer. The first tournament will be June 28 at Del Rio Country Club in Brawley. Cost for the year is $25 and all summer tournaments, which will be at 8 a.m. Fridays, are $10.

For registration forms call Guy or Jen Yturralde at 353-3900 (day) or 353-4874 (evening), or forms can picked up at golf courses throughout the Valley.

Southwest High volleyball camp

Southwest High School's volleyball program will stage a volleyball camp from 1 to 5 p.m. June 24-27 in the Southwest gym. Cost is $40 per camper or $35 for two or more family members. Registration forms can be picked up at Southwest or campers can register on the first day of camp. Camp T-shirts will be given to participants. For more information call Karen Saikhon at 353-5536 or Greg Sackos at 336-4257.

Central basketball camp

Central Union High School will stage a coed basketball camp for kids ages 10-14 from June 17-20 at the Central gym. Game fundamentals will be taught. Cost is $25 per camper.

For more information call Steve Evangelist at 336-4302 or Von Gaines at 352-1344.

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