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Around and about

By JOHN C. COTEY and IZZY GOULD
Published June 13, 2007


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Softball

The Lutz Leaguerettes girls slowpitch program will hold registrations for its fall instructional season on Saturdays beginning June 23-July 7 at the Oscar Cooler Park on Lutz Lake Fern Road between US 41 & Dale Mabry from 10:30-noon.

The league is open to all girls ages 6-17 as of 9/1/07. Practices begin the last week of July with games played on Saturday mornings from Aug. 13-Oct. 6. For more information, check www.lutzleaguerettes.com or call (813) 943-5636.

Volleyball

Gulf is holding a middle school camp for players entering grades 6-8 running from July 9-13. The camp will run from 9 a.m.-noon each day, and the cost is $70 and includes a certificate and T-shirt. For more information, call 774-3300.

Bowling

Lane Glo Lanes North is hosting two summer kids camps. The first session begins at noon, the second at 6:30 p.m. Camps will run for 13 weeks and cost $13 per week, per child. Every kid will receive a custom-drilled bowling ball, bowling bag and three games a week. They also receive four arcade tokens and a "Wacky-Pak" kid's meal coupon from Sonic each week. There will be an end-of-season party with awards. Camps are at Lane Glo North, 6935 Ridge Road, Port Richey. For more information, call Fran or Pete Graffagnino at (727) 848-2566.

Multi-sports camp

Impact Training Sports Camp features tennis, golf, fitness and swimming. A half day is from 9 a.m.-11:30 a.m.; a full day goes from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Register online at www.brentwellman.com.

Basketball

Mitchell girls coach Stephanie Koslin will hold a camp for girls grades 4-9 from 8:30 a.m.-noon on June 25-28. Call Koslin at (727) 774-9200.

- Mitchell boys coach Larry Holden will hold a camp for boys in grades 3-12 from 9 a.m.-noon on June 18-22. The cost is $65 and includes a T-shirt for each camper. For more information, call (727) 774-9200.

Cross Country

Runners interested in summer conditioning for Land O'Lakes cross country can contact coach Kris Keppel at (813) 996-2824. Workouts are evenings at 6:30 at various locations across Pasco County.

Baseball camps

Pasco baseball will hold a camp for players ages 7-14 at the school's baseball field. There are two sessions: June 18-21 and June 25-28, both from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. The cost is $60 per session, or $90 for both sessions, and includes a camp T-shirt and daily snacks and drinks. Call (813) 714-0404.

Golf tournaments

All active-duty military personnel can play 2-for-1 for $99 after noon through Sept. 30 at Lake Jovita Golf and Country Club. The special rates includes 18 holes of golf, cart and use of practice facilities. Tee times can be reserved up to two days in advance of play. For more information, call (352) 588-9200.

Soccer

The Saint Leo men's and women's soccer teams will host their annual Saint Leo academy camp programs this summer beginning Monday. The camps will be run by men's soccer coach Joel Harrison and women's soccer coach Ged O'Connor, along with assistants. There will be a residential & team camp (ages 10-18 from July 7-10); goalkeeper camp (ages 10-18 from July 7-10).

E-mail upcoming events to cotey@sptimes.com or igould@sptimes.com

[Last modified June 13, 2007, 08:38:34]


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