June 25: The Southeastern Baseball Showcase is being held for high school players in the classes of 2007 and 2008 at Kennesaw State University on June 25. For more information, visit www.angelfire.com/sports/showcase or call 404-869-7966.
July 10-14,July 17-21: Greater Atlanta Christian is hosting two sessions of a baseball camp for students entering second to sixth grade. The camps, July 10-14 and July 17-21, take place at GAC from 9 a.m. to noon. For more information, call 770-243-2275 or e-mail email@example.com.
Aug. 4-5: Tryouts for 10U to 18U Berkeley Academy travel teams begin Aug. 4-5. For more details, call Lou Llerandi at 770-441-2242.
Through Aug. 11: Renz baseball and softball camps are running weekly through Aug. 11. For camp prices, times and registration forms, go online to www.renzbaseball.com or call 770-271-4554.
Through August: The Berkeley Academy is holding baseball and softball summer camps into August. Sessions are June 19-23, July 10-14, July 17-21 and July 31-Aug. 4. The cost is $175 per camper. For more details, call Lou Llerandi at 770-441-2242.
June 25-28: The University of Georgia will be hosting the Dennis Felton Basketball Academy this June. The Bulldogs' head coach will be leading an overnight camp June 25-28. For more information, call the university's basketball office at 706-542-1432.
June 26-29: Corpus Christi Church in Stone Mountain is hosting the Top of the Key basketball camp for girls of all skill levels from ages 5 to 13. For more information on the camp featuring former U.S. Olympian
Debbie Miller-Palmore, visit www.topofthekey.org.
June 26-29: GracePointe Church is sponsoring a free basketball camp on June 26-29 at Harmony Elementary School in Buford for children in grades 1 through 5. The camp is from 1:30 to 4 p.m. each day. For more information and to pre-register for the camp, go to www.mygracepointe.net.
June 26-30: The Shoot for the Stars celebrity basketball and physical fitness camp hosted by former Harlem Globetrotter Michael Douglas will take place June 26-30 at Bunten Road Park in Duluth. The camp, which features Douglass and a host of other former Globetrotters, is for boys and girls ages 7 to 14. For more information, call 404-837-6719.
June 26-30, July 6-7, 10-14: North Gwinnett will continue its "Go for the Goal" basketball camp with sessions June 26-30 and July 10-14. The camp is open to boys ages 6 through 13. There will also be a shooting camp for boys ages 10 through 18 held from July 6-7. For more information or a brochure, call North Gwinnett Community schools at 770-271-5179 or Len Garner at 770-271-5154.
July 2-7: Atlanta PRO will be holding its boarding or day basketball camps for boys at Reinhardt College. The camp, hosted by former Georgia State head coach Bob Reinhart, is for boys entering grades eight through 12. The cost is $375 for the boarding camp or $275 for day campers. For more information, call 404-876-3471.
July 9-12: Brenau University is hosting the 31st annual Number One Basketball Camp July 9-12 for girls grades fifth through ninth. Teams and individual players are accepted. For more information, call Coach Ron Roach (706) 295-3934.
Through July 15: Final applications are being evaluated for the Ten Star All Star Summer Basketball Camp. Boys and girls ages 10 to 19 are eligible to apply for the exclusive camp with alumni that includes Michael Jordan and Tim Duncan. There are a number of sites, with the Georgia camp held in Gainesville. For a free brochure, call (704) 373-0873 anytime.
July 17-21: Peach State Basketball Inc. will host the Girls Rising Stars Camp for the top rising sixth- to ninth-graders in the area at Bogan Park in Buford. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. For more information visit www.peachstatehoops.com or contact Brandon Clay at
July 24-27: Suwanee Sports Academy is holding a basketball camp July 24-27 for all ages focusing on fundamentals. The shooting camp has two sessions, with a morning session for grades fourth through eighth and an afternoon one for high school players. Registration for all camps is available online at www.ssasports.com.
Through September: Peach State Basketball Inc. is offering basketball skill development for college-caliber high school players throughout the offseason. Players can use these sessions to continue improving all year long. Contact Brandon Clay at 404-422-4936 or visit www.peachstatehoops.com for more information.
June 26-29: GracePointe Church is sponsoring a free cheerleading camp on June 26-29 at Harmony Elementary School in Buford for children in grades 1 through 5. The camp is from 1:30 to 4 p.m. each day. For more information and to pre-register for the camp, go to www.mygracepointe.net.
Through June: South Gwinnett Youth Football is looking for qualified coaches for all age groups. To volunteer, call Terry Doster at 770-978-3710.
July 10-13: Greater Atlanta Christian is hosting a summer football camp for students entering fifth through eighth grades. The July 10-13 camp at GAC goes from 9 a.m. to noon daily. For more information, call 770-243-2275 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
July 15: Countdown to Kickoff, a fan appreciation festival put on by Matt Stinchcomb and other former University of Georgia stars, will be from 3 to 6 p.m. July 15 on the football practice fields behind the Butts-Mehre Heritage Hall on the Athens campus. The cost is $30 and includes time to interact with current and former UGA standouts. Stinchcomb and several of his Bulldogs buddies, including his younger brother Jon Stinchcomb, Charles Grant, Jermaine Phillips and David Greene organized this day for fans to benefit the Georgia Transplant Foundation, Children's Healthcare of Atlanta and the Arch Foundation. For more information, go online to www.UGAsports.com.
Through August: The Gwinnett Football League is looking for officials for the 2006 rec league season. No experience is necessary and training is provided. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
June 26-30, July 17-21: Greater Atlanta Christian is hosting two summer fishing camps for students entering fourth through eighth grades. The camps take place on June 26-30 and July 17-21 at GAC with each session going from 9:30-11:30 a.m. For more information, call 770-243-2275 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 26: Buford football will be hosting the first annual Buford Football Invitational Golf Tournament on June 26 at the Laurel Springs Golf Club. The event will benefit the Buford football team and the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation and features a speech by former Falcons head coach Dan Reeves. For more information or to register call Lisa Lee at 770-354-7479 or e-mail email@example.com.
Through July 31: The Grayson baseball and softball teams are hosting the inaugural Diamond Rams benefit golf tournament at the Country Club of Gwinnett on Aug. 28. The deadline for registration is July 31. For more information, call the Country Club of Gwinnett clubhouse at 770-978-7755.
Aug. 7-8: The Gwinnett County Junior Golf Championship benefitting the Southern Golf Foundation will be held at the Trophy Club of Apalachee starting on Aug. 7. For more information or to apply, visit the Trophy Club's golf shop or www.igolfthejunction.com.
Oct. 18: The Nail it for Habitat golf tournament and silent auction benefiting Gwinnett Habitat for Humanity is Oct. 18 at Bear's Best Golf Course in Suwanee. The cost for individual participants is $300, which includes admission to the awards ceremony. Sponsorships are also available. Lunch begins at 12:15 p.m. and the scramble-format tournament starts at 1 p.m. For more information call 770-931-8080, extension 18 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 31: The Hit 'em for Hemophilia golf tournament is Oct. 31 at Chateau Elan. Proceeds will fund research for a cure. Spots are available starting at $500. Team, sponsorship and volunteer opportunities are also available. For more information, call Vic at 770-518-8272 or go online to www.hog.org.
June 24: The Daryl Carden Memorial Peachtree Prep 5K Road Race and 1-Mile Fun Run will be held at Shiloh High School in Snellville on June 24. The fun run begins at 7:45 a.m. and 5K begins at 8 a.m. For information call Fran Mattix at 770-972-5421 or get the race form at www.gothedistancesports.com.
June 26-30, July 10-14, 17-21: Tavani Soccer and Duluth boys soccer coach Gregg Tavani are holding summer camps at Bunten Park, Duluth June 26-30, July 10-14 and 17-21 for boys and girls ages 7 to 15. For more information, e-mail email@example.com or visit www.tavanisoccer.com.
July 24-28: Classic Soccer Academy of Dacula is holding a summer soccer camp at Rabbit Hill Park for kids ages 4 and up July 24-28. It is for both developmental, advanced and high school levels. For more information, visit www.classicsocceracademy.com or call 770-614-0874.
June 25, July 9, 16: Hull Middle School in the Peachtree Ridge cluster will have tryouts for its fastpitch softball team on June 25, July 9 and July 16. Tryouts will be held at Bunten Road Park from 5 to 7:30 p.m. each day on Field 4. Contact Jay Brandelik (770-995-4098, Jcbrand2@bellsouth.net) or Jack Shelton (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Curtis Walker (email@example.com) for more information.
June 26-29: Grayson High School is hosting a softball camp for rising fourth through eighth graders June 26-29 at the Grayson High School softball field. The camp will be from 8:30-11:30 a.m. each day and costs $58. For more information or to register, e-mail Coach Pirkle at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.graysonsoftball.com.
July 10-13, 17-20, 24-26: Georgia Tech will be hosting three softball camps in July for girls of various skill levels. The basic skills camp is July 10-13, the advanced skills camp is July 17-20 and the hitting camp and pitcher/catcher camp is July 24-26. For more information, call Ethan Shapiro at 404-894-5410 or e-mail email@example.com.
Ongoing: Berkeley Academy is looking to hire a softball director. References required. For more information, call Lou Llerandi at 770-441-2242.
Through July 28: The Eastside Athletic Club in Snellville is offering four- and eight-week sessions of its youth speed/power/agility camps for kids ages 13 and up. For more information on the camps, call 770-597-7603.
Through September: Separate year-round general conditioning programs for athletes and non-athletes is now available at select outdoor locations in the Lawrenceville, Suwanee, Buford and Dacula areas. Sessions range from one to two hours. Program elements are designed to challenge and improve strength, endurance, power, flexibility, fat loss, agility and injury prevention. For more specific sport or need-based applications, individual sessions are also available. For more information, call Patrick O'Flaherty at 678-698-3963.
June 26-29, July 17-20, 24-27: Suwanee Sports Academy is holding a number of volleyball camps in the summer. Offered are middle and high school camps (June 26-29, July 17-20, July 24-27) and elementary school camps (June 26-29, July 24-27). Registration for all camps is available online at www.ssasports.com.
July 7-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-16, 18-19, 20, 21, 22: Throughout July, Georgia Tech will be hosting a number of volleyball camps for girls of various skill levels. First is the Elite Camp (July 7-9) followed by Advanced Camp I and II (July 10-11, 12-13), the team camp (July 14-16), the position camp (July 18-19), the basic skills camp (July 20), the youth camp (July 21) and finishing with a coaches clinic (July 22).For more information, call Ethan Shapiro at 404-894-5410 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
June 26-30: Greater Atlanta Christian is hosting a summer wrestling camp for students entering second through ninth grades. The June 26-30 camp takes place at GAC with each session going from 9 a.m. to noon. For more information, call 770-243-2275 or e-mail email@example.com.
Complete sports calendar available every day online at www.gwinnettdailypost.com.