Auburn High baseball and fastpitch camps upcoming | Auburn Rec Calendar
June 6, 2008 · Updated 3:31 PM
TROJAN SUMMER CAMPS
Camps in BASEBALL and FASTPITCH are scheduled for June 23-27 at the Auburn High School baseball complex. Elementary-age players will meet from 9-11:30 a.m.; and middle school-age players will meet from 1-3:30 p.m. The cost is $115, and includes a T-shirt. Early registration is encouraged. The focus will be on offense, defense, speed training, throwing arm care, throwing programs, base-running concepts and position-specific instruction. The camps will be directed by coach Brian Embery. More information: (253) 826-3262 or www.eteamz.com/evergreenstatesports. Registration forms can be downloaded from the Web site.
GRAND SLAM CAMPS
These camps are for players ages 6-12, and are staffed by local high school coaches and current college players who teach fundamentals in a fun, upbeat environment. Camps are scheduled for July 7-10 at Daffodil Park in Sumner, July 14-17 at Petrovitsky Park in Renton, and July 21-24 at South County Ballfield Park in Federal Way. The cost is $99. More information: (360) 802-2232 or online at www.grandslamcamp.com.
RIPS BASEBALL CAMPS
Hitting and fielding camps will be offered for players ages 7-14. More information: Aaron Horrocks at (206) 941-0128, or e-mail to RNRON1ST@aol.com, or online at www.eteamz.com/Washington_Brewers.
4SLAM ARENA TOURNAMENT
This tournament is open to men and women of all ages. It is scheduled for June 27-29 at the South Sound Athletics gym, 2450 S. 142nd St. in SeaTac. This modified full-court game is 4-on-4 with 8-foot hoops for junior and women, 9-foot hoops for men, 2-, 3- and 4-point lines, points for fouls, a continuous clock, a no-dribble zone, no free throws, and four points for dunks. Registration closes at 5 p.m. on June 24. More information: Marv or Brian at (206) 246-1259, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AUBURN MOUNTAINVIEW CAMP
This camp for boys and girls who will be entering grades 1-8 in the fall is scheduled for June 30-July 3 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day in the main gym at Auburn Mountainview High. The focus will be on improving and developing fundamental skills. The cost is $60, and $40 for siblings. The camp will be directed by Auburn Mountainview boys coach Jon Price and girls coach Chris Carr. More information: Coach Price at (253) 740-3654 or Jprice@auburn.wednet.edu, or Coach Carr at (253) 261-4140 or Ccarr@auburn.wednet.edu.
AUBURN TROJAN CAMP
This camp for boys and girls who will be entering grades 3-9 will take place July 21-24 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. each day at Auburn High School. The cost is $85 for early registration, and $95 for registration on the first day of camp. The cost includes a T-shirt and a basketball. The camp will be directed by Auburn High boys coach Ryan Hansen, his staff and varsity players. More information: e-mail to email@example.com.
GRACE BASKETBALL CAMP
This camp for boys and girls who will be entering grades 3-8 is scheduled for July 7-10 at Grace Community Church in Auburn. Players in grades 3-5 meet from 9 a.m.-noon. Players in grades 6-8 meet form 1-4 p.m. The cost is $55. More information: (253) 833-5660 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
GOFAST SPEED CAMP
These four-day camps take place at Kentridge High School, and are open to boys and girls ages 10-18 in all sports. More information: (253) 630-4160 or online at www.unlimitedathlete.com.
5-TOOL RESIDENT CAMPS
These camps in FASTPITCH and BASEBALL, conducted by Auburn High School and Evergreen State Sports, will offer three one-week sessions: July 20-24 (fundamentals for ages 8-14), July 27-31 (advanced fundamentals for ages 15-18) and Aug. 3-7 (fundamentals for ages 8-14). Camps will take place at the Brannan Sports Complex in Auburn, and campers will be housed and meals will be provided at Cascade Middle School. The camps will be conducted by coach Brian Embery. Early registration is encouraged. More information: (253) 826-3262 or online at www.eteamz.com/evergreenstatesports. Registration forms can be downloaded from the Web site.
GRAND SLAM CAMPS
These camps, one for ages 7-11, and one for ages 12-15, are scheduled for July 14-17 at Petrovitsky Park in Renton, and July 21-24 at South County Ballfield Park in Federal Way. They will be directed by Pacific Lutheran University pitching coach Lance Glasoe and a staff of current college players The focus will be on fundamentals (pitching, hitting, slapping, fielding, etc.) in a fun, upbeat environment. The cost is $99. More information: (360) 802-2232 or www.grandslamcamp.com.
PUGET SOUND CRAB CLINIC
This free clinic is scheduled for Wednesday, June 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Auburn Sports & Marine, 810 Auburn Way N. Guest speaker Vern Modes will provide information for the beginner or advanced crabber. More information: (253) 833-1440.
AUBURN RIVERSIDE CAMP
This camp for players ages 7-13 is scheduled for June 30-July 2 from 9 a.m.-noon each day at Auburn Riverside High School. The cost is $25 per day, or $60 for all three days. The focus will be on speed training, footwork, and position-specific drills, with instruction from the Auburn Riverside coaching staff and players. More information: Suzi Hand at (253) 334-8444, or online at www.auburnriversidegridiron.com.
KARNEY’S 44 KIDS CAMP
This one-day non-contact camp for boys and girls ages 7-14 is scheduled for Saturday, June 28, from 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at French Field on the Kent-Meridian High School campus. The cost is $75 per camper, and includes lunch, water and a camp T-shirt. Campers should wear T-shirts and shorts, and tennis shoes or rubber cleats only. No previous football experience is required. Instructors will be a group of NFL players, including former Kentwood High star and current New Orleans Saints fullback Mike Karney, as well as local high school and junior high coaches. Registration forms are available by e-mailing to Kim Jones at Karneys44kidscamp@gmail.com.
COED AND WOMEN’S CLASSES
PADI scuba classes will be offered through October by GirlDiver Instruction of Auburn. The course includes class, pool and open-water dives conducted in Puget Sound. All standard gear and air fills are included in the class price of $329. Advanced and refresher classes also are available. More information: (253) 217-8204 or online at www.girldiver.com.
AUBURN MOUNTAINVIEW CAMP
This camp for boys and girls ages 5-12 is scheduled for July 14-17 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day on the soccer field at Auburn Mountainview High School, 28900 124th Ave. S.E. The cost is $90 for early registration, or $100 on the first day of camp, and includes a T-shirt and soccer ball. The camp will be directed by AMV head boys and girls coach Cary Davidson, his staff, along with current and former players, including college players More information: (253) 740-7358, or e-mail to email@example.com.
BRITISH SOCCER CAMP
This camp for players ages 4-16 is scheduled for July 21-25 at Lea Hill Elementary School, 30908 124th Ave. S.E. in Auburn. Sessions will include mini-soccer for ages 4-5 from 9-10:30 a.m. and 10:40 a.m.-12:10 p.m., with a cost of $77 for either session; half-day sessions for ages 6-16 from 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m., with a cost of $99 for either session, and a full-day session for ages 10-16 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at a cost of $150. More information: www.challengersports.com.
RAVENS SUMMER TEAM
Registration is open to boys and girls ages 8-18, with all ability levels welcome. The team practices on the courts at Auburn Riverside High School beginning June 26, and is open to players from throughout the region. Match play continues through July. Players receive 10 hours of instruction, a team T-shirt, league matches, and a multi-level league tournament. Sign-up forms are available in the main office at Auburn Riverside, 501 Oravetz Road. More information: Coach Bruce Diehl at (253) 631-7704, or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
TROJAN SUMMER CAMP
This six-week camp is open to boys and girls ages 5-18. It will take place June 24-July 29 on the courts at Auburn High School, and will focus on drills and tournament play. (The tournament is scheduled for the final week.) The cost is $90. Registration forms are available in the main office at Auburn High, 800 4th N.E. More information: Coach Phil Smetheram at (206) 271-3691 or e-mail to email@example.com.
AUSUM AT MOUNTAINVIEW
The Auburn Sumner Tennis League at Auburn Mountainview High School (28900 124th Ave. S.E.) is open to boys and girls ages 8-18. Classes begin June 30 and run Tuesday through Friday until July 24. Times are 8:30 a.m. for advanced players, 10 a.m. for intermediates, 11 a.m. for advanced beginners, and noon for beginners. The cost is $85 for beginners, and $95 for all others, and includes a T-shirt, 12 hours of instruction, match play, play days with other area teams, and a chance to compete in an end-of-season tournament. The director is Kay Lorrain, the Auburn Mountainview girls varsity coach and USPTA-certified. More information: Coach Lorrain at (253) 653-0743 or e-mail to AuSum10s@aol.com.
AUBURN WRESTLING CAMP
This camp is scheduled for June 23-26 at Auburn High School from 9-11:30 a.m. each day. The cost is $65. The camp will feature Kirk White, an NCAA champion and three-time All-American, and an assistant coach this past season at Pac-10 champion Boise State. More information: Coach John Aiken, (253) 229-8395.