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June and July events

East Wilkes tennis camp

RONDA — Senior tennis player, Brie Jarvis will be conducting a tennis camp for rising fourth- through ninth-graders as part of her Senior Project at East Wilkes. The camp will run June 24 and 25 from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the East Wilkes High School tennis court. Cost of the camp is $6 for one day or $10 for two days. All the proceeds will go to the East Wilkes boys and girls’ tennis team. If you have any questions, contact Brie Jarvis at 336-452-9473.

Basketball skills clinic scheduled

BOONVILLE — The Yadkin Valley Basketball Academy and Starmount Basketball will host an Ultimate Skills Clinic on June 27 and 28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for rising fourth- through 12th-graders. The cost of the camp is $55. Campers who register and pay by May 27 will receive a free basketball. Yadkin Valley Basketball Academy (YVBA) was created to give players the tools they need to become better basketball players. Using the skills and drills from today’s ELITE high school, NCAA and NBA players. YVBA also offers 1-on-1 and Small Group training sessions with gym locations in Surry and Yadkin counties. For information about camp and how to register, visit www.YadkinBball.com or email YadkinBball@gmail.com.

Forbush Middle School volleyball camp

EAST BEND — Catawba Volleyball coach, Ginger Hamric, and FMS coach Anna Logan will be hosting a volleyball camp at Forbush Middle School July 11 through July 13. The camp will run from 5 to 7:30 p.m. The cost of the camp is $85, and each participant will receive a T-shirt. The camp is open to rising sixth- through eighth-graders. To register in advance, email Anna Logan at aklogan13@gmail.com with the camper’s name, T-shirt size, and emergency contact.

Daily Tennis camp at East Wilkes

RONDA — Coach Aaron Simmons, along with current and former East Wilkes players, will be holding tennis clinics for rising kindergarten through high school students beginning June 21 and continuing through July 28. Clinics for rising kindergarten students through rising third-graders will be from 9 to 10 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Clinics for rising fourth-graders through rising eighth-graders will be from 10 to 11 a.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Finally, clinics for rising ninth-graders through rising 12th-graders will be from 11 a.m. to noon on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The cost of each clinic is $5 and no advanced registration is needed. Contact Aaron Simmons at 336-927-7391 for any questions.

Boys basketball camp slated for East Wilkes

RONDA — East Wilkes High School will be holding a basketball camp for rising second- through eighth-grade boys. The camp will run from July 25 to July 27 from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The camp cost is $50 and will take place at the East Wilkes High School gymnasium. For more information on the camp, contact East Wilkes High School at 336-651-7200.

If you have any sports briefs that need to be inserted in this section, email Kristian Russell at krussell@civitasmedia.com with the camp information.

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