Local Sports in Brief: STORM Cheer nabs 2 titles, runner-up honors in Las Vegas
STORM Cheer nabs 2 titles, runner-up honors in Las Vegas May 11-12
Quad-City STORM Cheer’s competitive cheer team continued its winning streak this past weekend, May 11-12, in Las Vegas, taking home two championships and a second-place finish at the JAMZ Nfinity League Global Championship. STORM’s senior team, Reign, beat some fierce competition to win a national championship for its division and secured a level championship for the entire Youth Division. Emberz, STORM’s junior team, competed against four other teams within its division and claimed national runner-up honors. Quad-City STORM coaches say that they are very proud of all of their athletes’ hard work and dedication, as well as their remarkable accomplishments as a first-year competitive cheer team. Quad-City STORM is comprised of athletes of all levels, from beginner to advanced ages 8 to 17. For more information on how your child can join STORM’s competitive cheer team, call 928-301-2872 or send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. STORM, a nonprofit, welcomes businesses as sponsors.
Tobin-Glick senior softball tournament May 16-19 at Pioneer Park in Prescott
The 28th annual Tobin-Glick Memorial senior softball tournament is scheduled for Thursday, May 16, through Sunday, May 19, at Pioneer Park, 1200 Commerce Drive, in Prescott. All proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Prescott Senior Softball Survivors Fund. The Men’s 65s, 70s and 75s tournament is scheduled for May 16 and 17, while the Men’s 50s, 55s and 60s tournament is slated for May 18 and 19. For more information, call Jack Robinson at 401-787-8907 (email@example.com) or Lani Beach at 440-476-0340 (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Prescott Valley Parks & Rec offers ‘Be a Better Basketball Player’ camp in June
Are you the sweetest dribbler in your neighborhood, but you can’t shoot? Do you dream while using your basketball as a pillow? Got a case of the “Basketball Jones,” but no skills to satisfy it? No worries! Hoops instructor Roy Jenkins is again offering his “Be a Better Basketball Player” camp, starting June 12 and continuing June 14, 19, 21, 26 and 28 at Canyon View Preparatory, 9030 Florentine Road, in Prescott Valley. The camp is designed for those ages 8-12 and 13-17. Session times on the aforementioned dates are 5 p.m. to 6:15 p.m. for 8- to 12-year-olds and 6:15 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. for 13- to 17-year-olds. Cost per participant is $30 for the entire session. Jenkins has coached high school basketball, operated basketball camps, and conducted basketball “Shooting Academies.” This is a great opportunity to improve your game. To register, visit the Prescott Valley Parks & Recreation office, 7501 E. Skoog Boulevard, or sign up on the internet at pvaz.net. For more information, call 928-759-3090.
Antelope Hills Golf Course offers Junior golf classes this summer in Prescott
Antelope Hills Golf Course, 1 Perkins Drive in Prescott, has announced dates for its Junior golf classes this summer. The group classes are for boys and girls ages 8-16 and will include basic golf fundamentals, golf course etiquette, and play on the course. The week-long classes are scheduled for the weeks of June 10, June 24, and July 15. The cost for the week of five lessons is $50 per person. Entry forms and information packets are available at the Antelope Hills Pro Shop. For more information, call Mack McCarley, PGA Professional, at 801-915-8391.
Embry-Riddle women’s basketball youth summer camp June 3-6 in Prescott
Embry-Riddle’s women’s basketball program will conduct its boys and girls summer camp from Monday, June 3, through Thursday, June 6, at the ERAU Activity Center (Building 80), 3700 Willow Creek Road, in Prescott. Times on those dates will run from 9 a.m. to noon for players ages 7-11 and from 1 to 4 p.m. for players ages 12-17. Registration fee costs $90 per participant. To register, visit: secure.touchnet.net/C20722_ustores/web/product_detail.jsp?PRODUCTID=508&SINGLESTORE=true or send an email to ERAU women’s basketball coach Michael Trujillo at: email@example.com.
Memorial Day weekend tennis tournament May 25-27 at Yavapai College
The PATA Memorial Day NTRP Tennis Tournament is scheduled for Memorial Day weekend, Saturday-Monday, May 25-27, at Yavapai College Tennis Center in Prescott. The Prescott Area Tennis Association is putting on the tournament, which is open to men’s and women’s 3.0-5.0 players in singles, 6.0-10.0 in doubles and 6.0-10.0 in mixed doubles. Cost is $38 for singles, $33 for doubles. For more information, contact David Hibbs at 406-871-0377, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.