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July 9, 2009

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Roberts Four-Under: Conrad Roberts fired a blistering four-under 68 and won the weekly Jayhawk Golf Club tournament Sunday at Alvamar by three strokes over Tyler Cummins. Van Reichert shot par 72, followed by Chad Welter 77 and William Gantz 79. In net scoring, Chris Anderson and Tom Taylor each shot a 69. Mike Farve and Curt Anderson shot 72s and Pete Whitenight 74.

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Phenix Trials: Tryouts for next season’s Lawrence Phenix U-8 to U-18 girls softball teams will be Aug. 1 at Holcom Complex. For information, call Barry Johnson at 218-9155 or e-mail to phenixfastpitch@yahoo.com.

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Birdsong Hole-in-One: Rhonda Birdsong of Lawrence used a 9-iron to ace the 98-yard No. 4 hole last Thursday at Alvamar Golf Course. Witnesses were Sylvester Birdsong and Ralph Oliver.

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Red Dog Run: The Red Dog Run, a four-mile race or two-mile walk to benefit the Boys and Girls Club, will be Aug. 8 on the Kansas River trails. Early registration ends July 24. Go to bgclawrence.com or active.com to register.

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U-13 Boys Soccer: Kansas Soccer Academy is looking for a couple of boys for its U-13 fall team. For information, contact Doug Cruce at docjr1987@yahoo.com.

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U-14 Baseball: Tryouts for a U-14 baseball team will be at 10 a.m. Saturday and Sunday at Holcom Complex. Hopefuls need to attend just one session. For information, call 766-0431 or e-mail coachsean77@yahoo.com.

l SWJH Football: Southwest Junior High football camp for incoming 8th and 9th graders will be next week. Call Skip Bennett at 691-5955 or e-mail gbennett@usd497.org.

l Simien Camps: Wayne Simien’s basketball camps will be next week for girls in grades 4-12 and July 21-23 for boys in grades 3-12, each at Free State High. For information, go to www.iamctg.org.

l KU Baseball Camps: Kansas University baseball has camps scheduled this month and in August. For information, call Marcia Bagby at 864-7907.

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Hammer Camps, Classes: Former Lawrence High basketball coach Gary Hammer is conducting basketball and sports camps and classes through next Wednesday at Schwegler School. For classes and times, call 841-1800 or e-mail gjhammer@sunflower.com. Private lessons are also available.

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Orchards Golf: Couples golf continues Friday nights at Orchards Golf Course. There is no sign-up. Just show up for the 6 p.m. nine-hole events.

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KVSA Registration: Deadline for registration for Kaw Valley Soccer Assn. fall leagues is Aug. 1. For information, go to www.kawvalleysoccer.com.

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City Softball, Kickball: Late registration for city adult fall softball and kickball will end on Friday for leagues that still have openings. For information, call 832-7920 or go to www.lawrenceks.org/lprd

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Rebels End 40-8: Kansas Rebels U-14 baseball finished third with a 5-1 record in a tournament last weekend in Kansas City and concluded their season with a 40-8 record. Team members are Jacob Caldwell, Gabe Cleveland, Drew Green, Drake Hofer, Rigby McClure, Kyle McFarland, JD Prochaska, Stan Skwarlo, CJ Stuever, Brad Strauss and Shane Willoughby. Coaches are Joe Caldwell, Darren McClure, Kevin Stuever and Mike Willoughby.

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Pre-School Soccer: Registration deadline for Kaw Valley Soccer Assn. fall pre-school program is Aug. 1. Online registration is available at www.kawvalleysoccer.com.

Basketball Camp: Blue Valley Northwest coach Ed Fritz will be holding his second camp of the summer July 13-16 at Blue Valley Northwest High. The camp, to run from 1 to 3:30 p.m., is open to boys and girls third through eighth grades. KU’s Sherron Collins, Marcus Morris and Markieff Morris will make appearances at the camp. Information is available at fritzbasketball.com and kcgymrats.com.

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