Dec 17: Tryouts for the Buford 13-and-under travel baseball team will be held at Buford City Park on the Pony field. Tryouts begin at 2 p.m. For more information, call Jim Harter at 770-271-2344.
Dec. 26-29: Renz Baseball Academy is hosting its 14th annual Christmas Camp from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For children ages 6 to 13. Cost is $100. Limited spaces available. For more information, call 770-271-4554 or go online to
Dec. 27-30: The Next Level Baseball camp for children in grades 9-12 will be held at the East Cobb Baseball Complex. The first two days include instruction from pro scouts and the final two days include simulated instructional league games and a Q&A with pro scouts. Cost $400. For more information, visit www.nextlevelbaseball.org/atlcamp.htm.
Dec. 28-30: The Windward Baseball Academy is hosting its Youth Winter Break Camp for children ages 7-12. Cost of the camp is $140. Pre-registration and a minimum number of particpants is required. For more information, or to register, go online to www.windwardbaseball.com or send e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jan. 7-Feb 4: Windward Academy is hosting its Winter High School Camp for grades 8-12. The camp meets twice a week and is split up into three groups according to age. Group 1, for seniors and juniors meets Wednesdays and Sundays from 7-9:30 p.m. Group 2, for sophomores and juniors, meets Mondays and Thursdays from 7-9:30 p.m. Group 3, for freshmen and eighth graders, meets Tuesdays from 7-9:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 2-4:30 p.m. Cost of the camp is $350. For more information send e-mails to email@example.com.
Through February: Windward Baseball Academy is offering private lessons for children 7-and older. For more information go online to www.windwardbaseball.com or send e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dec. 27-29: Holiday Hoops Camp at Suwanee Sports Academy. For boys and girls grades 4-12. This basketball camp will focus on skill development through small group training and game play and will be led by Suwanee Sports Academy's professional staff of coaches. For more information, contact Mike Brown at 678-541-0176 or register online at www.ssasports.com.
Feb. 19: On Court Player Development at Suwanee Sports Academy begins. For more information, contact Mike Brown 678-541-0176 or visit www.ssasports.com.
Dec. 16, 17: The Berkeley Academy is hosting a two-day softball clinic led by former college players. The clinic is for girls ages 7-14 and cost $125 for both days. For more information, call Lou at 770-441-2242 or log onto www.berkeleybaseballsoftball.com
Dec. 26-29: Renz Softball Academy is hosting its 14th annual Christmas Camp from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. For children ages 6 to 13. Cost is $100. Limited spaces available. For more information, call 770-271-4554 or go online to
Jan. 31: The Gwinnett Umpires Association is seeking ASA slow and fast pitch umpires.Training is available. For more information, send e-mails to email@example.com.
Through December: On Court Player Development at Suwanee Sports Academy offers a non-travel option to the On Court program, providing athletes with comprehensive off-season training led by professional, full-time coaches. For more information, contact Kurt Matthews at 770-614-6686, ext. 116 or visit www.ssasports.com.
Jan. 10: VolleyTraining at Suwanee Sports Academy for girls and boys grades 7-12. This program is designed for all skill levels and offers training in the skills and techniques for passing setting, hitting, blocking and defense. For more information, contact Christy Howard at 770-614-6686, ext. 106 or visit www.ssasports.com.
Dec. 27-29: Performance Training Inc's Holiday "Head Start" Camp at Suwanee Sports Academy. This camp focuses on the fundamentals of increasing speed, agility, and quickness. The camp will also provide a chance for athletes to get an intense workout. Each athlete will leave with the techniques to continue improving their overall athletic abilities. For more information, contact Dustin Wolf at 770-614-6686, ext. 121 or visit
Through March: Big Game Football is offering off-season football training, Monday-Thursday from 4-8 p.m. Former NFL players will be instructing the camp. Cost is $159 per month. Limited space. Call 678-939-1533 to register or send e-mails to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jan. 13: The Sleeping Giants organization will host its first-ever combine for senior football players in Gwinnett County Jan. 13. This event targets athletes seeking scholarships or notice from Division II schools and below. It is for seniors graduating in 2007 only.
Jan. 6: Soccer Dynamics is holding weekly Soccer Dynamo indoor clinics for children ages 3-12, starting Jan. 6. Sessions are offered Monday or Wednesday at the Silverbacks Sports Center in Suwanee or Saturday at the Sugarloaf Fitness Club at WPI in Suwanee. For more information, contact the Silverbacks Sports Center at 678-714-7454.
Through March 15: The Peachtree Ridge Foundation is hosting its fourth Annual Lions Classic Golf and Silent Auction at TPC Sugarloaf on March 26. This tournament serves as one of the vehicles to provide funding needed for schools in the Peachtree Ridge cluster. Early bird discount if registered by Jan. 31. The Peachtree Ridge Foundation is a Georgia nonprofit corporation recognized as tax-exempt. For more information, call 678-957-3166.
Complete sports calendar available every day online at www.gwinnettdailypost.com.