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May 14, 2009

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Riley Wins 10k: Steve Riley of Lawrence was the age-graded Masters winner at the River Run 10k last Saturday in Wichita. His time of 37:42 was age-graded to 31:39.

Four-Man Champs: Bud Stagg, Van Reichert, Pete Whitenight and Mike Hertling combined for a score of 126 and won Sunday’s Jayhawk Golf Club four-man, two-net ball tournament at Alvamar. Runners-up at 127 were Conrad Roberts, Tom Dennis, Curt Anderson and Mike Farve. In third place at 129 were Tyler Cummins, Travis Walsh, Bill Hamilton and Bob Kocour.

LHS Football: Lawrence High football coach Dirk Wedd will hold an informational parents meeting at 5:45 p.m. today in the LHS cafeteria.

Youth Baseball Camp: Lawrence High and Free State baseball coaches Brad Stoll and Mike Hill will conduct a camp for youths in grades K-8 on June 1-4 at the FSHS field. For information, call Stoll at 832-8284 or e-mail bstoll@usd497.org.

LCC Couples Event: Lawrence Country Club will stage a Memorial Day Couples golf event using a waltz format. The shotgun start will be at 1 p.m. on May 25. For information, call 843-2938.

Youth Football Camp: Lawrence High and Free State football coaches Dirk Wedd and Bob Lisher will conduct a camp for youths entering grades 3-9 on June 22-25 at Free State. Brochures are available at elementary schools. For information call Wedd at 832-5050 or Lisher at 832-6050.

KVSA Camps: Kaw Valley Soccer Assn. youth summer camps, including a four-day camp for youths ages 3-8 on June 29-July 2, will begin on June 1. For information, go to www.kawvalleysoccer.com.

KVSA Food Drive: Kaw Valley Soccer Assn.’s spring food drive will continue on Saturday. Donations will be collected at the referee shed near Field 11. For information, contact Ray Chao at ray.chaoreferee@yahoo.com.

LHS Softball Camp: Lawrence High’s softball camp for girls entering grades 3-12 will be June 1-4. For information, call Reenie Stogsdill at 691-8036 or e-mail rstogsdi@usd497.org.

Soccer, Place-kick Camp: Free State High’s boys soccer camp will be June 2-5 and the girls camp June 22-26. Free State coach Jason Pendleton will also be conducting a camp for aspiring football place-kickers. For information, e-mail jpendlet@usd497.org.

KU Soccer Camps: Kansas University soccer will be offering several youth camps this summer, starting with a Weekicks Camp June 8-12. Girls camps will be in July. For information, go to kuathletics.com or e-mail soccercamp@jayhawks. org or call 864-5833.

Youth Basketball: The Sunflower Invitational, a basketball tournament for U-12 through U-16 girls with a middle school boys division will be May 23-24 in Tonganoxie. For information, go to www.ladyprospectsbball.org or call (785) 787-2249.

Free State Camps: Boys basketball June 1-5, grades 3-6 in the morning and grades 7-9 in the afternoon. Call Chuck Law at 550-5063 or e-mail claw@usd497.org. Girls basketball will be July 6-9 for grades 4-9. Call Bryan Duncan at 832-6050 or e-mail bduncan@usd497.org. Volleyball June 29-July 3. Call Nancy Hopkins at 843-4677 or check Free State Web site.

BHS Volleyball: Baldwin High volleyball camp will be June 8-11 for girls entering grades 4-8. Registration deadline is June 1. For information, call Brenda Shawley at 842-1281 or e-mail bshawley@usd348.com.

Rallyball Tennis: A Rallyball tennis league for youths in grades 1-4 is scheduled every Wednesday this summer, starting June 3. Registration will be at 6 p.m. May 27 at the Central Junior High courts. Also scheduled is a Round Robin Ladder League for older youths. For information, call Kirsty Elliott at 841-0636 or Mary Pat Pellett at 843-4951.

LCC Youth Golf: Lawrence Country Club will conduct a free golf clinic for youths ages 7-17 at 3 p.m. Sunday. Golf clubs will be provided or participants can bring their own. LCC also has youth golf camps and play days scheduled this summer. For information, call 843-2938.

P-L Softball Camp: Perry-Lecompton High softball camp for girls entering grades 3-9 will be June 8-11. Registration deadline is June 1. For information, call Jill Bradney at 843-2691 or e-mail jbradney@usd343.org.

SWJH Camps: Southwest Junior High boys basketball camp for grades 4-9 will be June 22-26. For information, call David Schneider at 330-4473 or e-mail dschneider@usd497.org. Volleyball camp for girls entering grades 5-7 will be June 1-4. For information, call Patricia Coffey at 749-2967 or e-mail pcoffey@usd497.org.

Simien Camps: Wayne Simien’s basketball camps will be July 14-16 for girls in grades 4-12 and July 21-23 for boys in grades 3-12 at Free State High. Simien will also conduct a 3-on-3 league from June 1 to July 2 at Holcom Rec Center. For information, go to www.iamctg.org.

KU Baseball Camps: Kansas University baseball will conduct a Little League Day Camp June 8-11 for youths ages 5-12, and has other camps scheduled in July and August. For information, call Marcia Bagby at 864-7907.

LHS Soccer Camps: Dates for the Lawrence High summer soccer clinics have been announced. The boys high school camp for grades 9-12, will take place June 8-12. The camp for grades K-8 will take place June 15-18. Two sessions of the daily summer soccer school for grades 5-12 will run from June 1 through July 17. For information, contact coach Matt Anderson at manderso@usd497.org.

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