Lee Christian hosting soccer camp, June 18-20

Jun. 05, 2013 @ 04:59 AM

Lee Christian School is hosting the Sanford Elite Soccer Academy 2013 Summer Soccer Camp Tuesday-Thursday, June 18-20.

The camp is in two age groups. The session for ages 7-12 is 8:30-11:30 a.m. and the session for ages 13-18 is 5:30-8:30 p.m. The camp, being run by Brent Sloan and Duran Johnson, is designed for young players of any skill level, from beginner to classic.

The registration fee is $95 per player and includes a competition soccer ball and cinch sack. The registration deadline is June 7.

To register or for more information, contact Sloan at (919) 770-5678 or sanfordelitecoach@gmail.com or Johnson at (919) 356-5386 or duran1@windstream.net.

Summer basketball clinics coming up

Lee County Parks and Recreation will be holding its summer basketball program for boys and girls ages 9-15 from June 17-July 18.

Former Southern Lee girls basketball head coach Donna Taylor is the program director. The clinic for ages 9-12 will be Monday and Wednesday nights from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Ages 13-15 will be on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m. There will be no program the week of July 4. Ages are of Jan. 1, 2014.

The site is still to be announced. The registration fee is $20 per participant. The registration deadline is June 17. For more information, go to the Lee County Parks and Recreation office, at 2303 Tramway Road, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. or call (919) 775-2107 ext. 502.

Cheer Extreme hosting summer camps

Cheer Extreme Sanford is offering a variety of camps, which are open to the public, this summer. All camps are $125 with the exception of the all boys tumbling camp which is $75.

Cheer Extreme Sanford is located at 3492 Cameron Drive, Sanford. Please call Anita Hearn at (919) 353-0822 to reserve a spot or for any additional information.

The camps and dates are:

June 10-14: Flyer Camp, 9-11 a.m., Layouts/Fulls Tumbling Camp, 12-3 p.m. (must have solid round off back handspring)

July 8-10: Boys Only Tumbling Camp, 9-11 a.m.

July 8-12: Flyer Camp, 12-2 p.m.

July 22-26: Flyer Camp, 9-11 a.m., Back Handspring Camp, 12-3 p.m. (no criteria)

Aug. 5-9: Standing/Running Tucks Camp, 12-3 p.m. (must have a solid back hand spring)

Aug. 19-23: Flyer Camp, 9-11 a.m., Standing/Running Tucks Camp, 12-3 p.m. (must have a solid back hand spring)

LCHS hosting Fundamentals Basketball Camp

Fundamentals Basketball Camp will be held June 17-20 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. each day at Lee County High School. The camp is for boys and girls ages 6-14.

Registration is $45. Camp registration forms are available at Lee County High School or at Peace and Associates, 601 W. Main St., Sanford. For more information, please contact Lee County head coach Reggie Peace at (919) 776-7541 (evenings) or (919) 775-5313 (day).

Basketball Academy at Grace Christian

Grace Christian School will be hosting Coach Murr’s Basketball Academy June 10-14 from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. each day, for boys and girls in grades 1-6.

Grace Christian head coach Joel Murr has been around basketball his whole life as an All-American player in high school and college, and now as a coach for 18 years. The camp is designed for kids ranging from beginners to those already playing competitively. Current high school and college players will be helping with instruction.

Registration is $60 and includes a camp T-shirt. The application form and fee is due by May 31. For more information, call Murr at (919) 770-6835.