Area Sports Camps Digest

Area Sports Camps Digest
Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 1:31pm


KILGORE COLLEGE: KILGORE — Ranger Boys Basketball Camp is set for July 9-13 for ages 6-17. Registration is 8:30 a.m. July 9 at Masters Gymnasium on the KC campus. Cost of the camp is $120, which includes a camp basketball, T-shirt, awards and daily lunch.

The camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon on Friday, concluding with an 11:30 a.m. end-of-camp game in Masters Gymnasium that parents, guardians and friends of the campers are invited to attend. Download a registration form at


MATT FLYNN CAMP: TYLER — The second Matt Flynn Tyler Red Raider Football Camp returns to Robert E. Lee High School on Saturday. The camp is open to individuals entering grades 3-8 during the upcoming academic year. Grades 3-4 will participate from 9 a.m.-noon and campers entering grades 5-8 will participate from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. with lunch provided by the camp.

Instructors for the camp will be Lee head football coach/athletic coordinator Darrell Piske and several members of his coaching staff. Parents of kids interested in participating can get more information by finding the event on Facebook or by contacting TITUS Sports Marketing at

Cost of the camp is $40 for half-day campers (grades 3-4) and $85 for full-day campers (grades 5-8). All registrations for campers will be made on-site starting at 8 a.m.

ETBU: MARSHALL — East Texas Baptist University’s football program will host a summer football camp, designed by the National Football League for high school player development, July 23-25.

The camp — a part of the NFL’s High School Player Development Program — was also developed by the University of Alabama. The free camp will use a developed curriculum for teaching the fundamentals of football and will be hosted by the ETBU coaching staff.

Coaches and players seeking more information about the camp can contact ETBU assistant coach Randy Pippin at (903) 923-2199 or via email at

PINE TREE: Pine Tree is hosting a football camp July 25-27 for incoming fourth- through eighth-graders.

Cost is $40 per camper. The camp runs from 9-11 a.m. each day. The Pine Tree coaching staff will teach basic fundamentals and techniques. Campers can sign up the first day of camp or pick up a camp form at the Pine Tree athletic office.


LONGVIEW: The East Texas Tennis Camp with instructors Chris Blair, Isaac Anders and Randy Namanny is July 30-Aug. 3. Varsity camp (advanced) is July 30, Aug. 3. Cost is $215. Camp runs from 7:30 a.m.-3 p.m.

Camp cost includes T-shirt, prizes and awards (concession will be open). JV and varsity should have rackets, hat, sunscreen, water jug and towel (sack lunch for varsity).

Camps cover the mental, technical and physical aspects of the game with a diverse combination of training drills, fitness and competition.

For information, call (903) 758-8277.

LETOURNEAU: A beginner’s tennis camp (ages 7-14) is Aug. 1-5 from 8 a.m.-noon. Cost is $110, which includes a camp T-shirt, snacks and camp awards.

An advanced camp (advanced junior high and high school players) is Aug. 1-5 from 1-5 p.m. or Aug. 8-12 from 8 a.m.-noon.

Cost is $110, which includes camp T-shirt, snacks and camp awards.


BOYS & GIRLS CLUB: MARSHALL — The Boys & Girls Clubs of Big Pines will host the British Soccer Camp on July 30-Aug. 3 at Maverick Stadium.

The camp is for kids age 4-16. For information, visit and click on the British flag, or call (903) 935-2030.


LeTOURNEAU: The LeTourneau University Golf Camp will be for those in first through sixth grades July 11-15 from 8 a.m.-noon. Cost for the camp is $160.

Advanced camps for grades 7-12 are Thursday through Saturday from 8 a.m.-noon and July 6-8 from 8 a.m.-noon. Cost is $140.


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