Lady Blue Eagles’ basketball camp begins July 14
CLOVER The first Clover High School all-girls basketball camp will be 5-7:30 p.m. July 14-17.
The camp director is Shakkia Walker, assistant girls’ basketball coach at CHS. The Lady Blue Eagle coaching staff, players and former players will provide instruction.
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Early registration is recommended, with final registration to be at 4:30 p.m. July 14. Multi-child discount is $10 per child.
Camp day activities will focus on the fundamentals of the game, including dribbling, footwork, shooting, defense and ball-handling.
Local golfers take on senior tourneys
WEST END, N.C. Lake Wylie area golfers took on Carolina Golf Associations Senior Four-Ball tournaments.
At Musgrove Mill Golf Course in Clinton on June 25 Lake Wylie residents Tom Bookmiller and Harold Fisher finished 43-40 - 83, and Mike Shively and Lowell Lueking ended the day with 44-41 - 85 in the Tournament Flight B (6,423 yards).
In the Super Senior 70 and older (5,221 yards) division, Carlos Salas of Clover and Herb Towell of Lake Wylie golfed 45-35 - 80.
At the June 26 tournament at the Country Club of Spartanburg Fisher and Tom Bookmiller finished 38-38 - 76, while Shively and Lueking golfed 42-42 - 84 in Flight B (6,205 yards).
In the Super Senior 65 and older Flight B (5,734 yards), Dave Duncan and Jim Sears, both of Lake Wylie, finished 38-38 - 76.
In the Super Senior 70 and older (5,113 yards), Herb Towell of Lake Wylie and Carlos Salas of Clover ended the day with 36-38 - 74.
Tournament format is 18 holes of four-ball stroke play, both gross and net. Entry is open to any male amateur golfer who has reached his 55th birthday by the tournament date, is a member of a club which is a member of the Carolinas Golf Association and has a current USGA Handicap Index at a CGA member club. The field is divided into divisions based on age and total team course handicap: Tournament Division-Flight A, Flight B; Super Senior 65+ Division-Flight A, Flight B; Super Senior 70+ Division.
For more information, visit carolinasgolf.org.
Rockets head to world series
TEGA CAY The Tega Cay Rockets 16U fastpitch softball team – made up of 13 girls from Tega Cay, Fort Mill, Charlotte, Chester and York – took first place in the USSSA South Carolina State Championships held June 21-22,.
They now will compete in the USSSA National World Series in Orlando, Fla.
The team is holding a fundraiser through Gofundme.org.