St. Petersburg Times Online: Sports
TampaBay.com
Place an Ad Calendars Classified Forums Sports Weather
tampabay.com

printer version

Around the county

By Times staff writer

© St. Petersburg Times,
published June 29, 2001


Summer camps

The Hillsborough County Parks and Recreation Department will offer a series of camps this summer at Leto High. The week-long camps will feature a different sport each week, and each camp has a limited registration.

The camps will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day and are open to kids ages 9-17 except volleyball, which is open for kids 12-17. Each camper must bring a lunch.

The $5 cost per camp will be donated to the scholarship foundation of the Friends of the County Parks.

Advanced registration is required.

For more information or registration forms, call Tina at 554-5002, Bill at 554-5004 or Paul at 903-2257.

The camp schedule is: July 9 -- volleyball; July 16 -- soccer and July 23 -- tennis.

Basketball

The Wharton Wildcats Basketball Camp is open for registration, with two sessions left.

Session III will be held July 9-13 for athletes entering grades 3-9 and runs from 1 to 4:30 pm. Session IV, for students from eighth grade to 12th, is on the same dates from 6 to 9 p.m.

The fee is $90 with each additional session costing $80. For more information, call coach Tommy Tonelli at (813) 631-4710 Ext. 234.

Soccer

MLS Camps, the official camp of Major League Soccer, will have two five-day camps in Pinellas County.

The first is from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. July 9-13 at the Lakewood Soccer Complex. It costs $92 for participants ages 5 to 10, $135 for players 11 and older. For information, call Sue Tompkin at (727) 864-2709.

The second camp is from 6 to 9 p.m. July 30-Aug. 3 at St. Petersburg Junior College, Clearwater campus.

It costs $105 per participant ages 6 to 18. For information, call Allan Beaver at (727) 536-9443.

At both camps, participants will receive an individual player evaluation, Lego gift, soccer ball, T-shirt and companion ticket to an MLS game.

Parents and coaches can attend a free coaching clinic during the week.

Back to Sports

Back to Top

© 2006 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701 • 727-893-8111
Contact the Times | Privacy Policy
Standard of Accuracy | Terms, Conditions & Copyright
 

From the Times sports desk

John Romano
  • Small-market success bad for Selig

  • Devil Rays
  • A new streak starts
  • Williams could see old mates tonight
  • Upset with umpire, Vaughn speaks his mind -- again
  • Rays on deck

  • Mutiny
  • Mutiny deal sends Valderrama to Rapids

  • Wimbledon
  • Hewitt survives 144 mph serve

  • NBA
  • Sasser admired secretly no more

  • TV
  • Keck takes the air for Ch. 28 on Monday

  • Lightning
  • Meet the Russian prospects

  • Colleges
  • Ex-Jesuit pitcher Gloger heads to USF
  • Devard Darling unsure of return

  • Preps
  • Local qualifies for Amateur
  • Crusader star to play in international tourney
  • Shorecrest hires familiar face
  • Around the county
  • Younger kids kick off all-star tournaments


  • From the wire

    From the state sports wire
  • Jacksonville's Spicer placed on IR after leg surgery
  • FIU-Western Kentucky game postponed because of Jeanne
  • Brown anxious to face old team for first time
  • Dolphins' desperate defense readies for Roethlisberger
  • Former Sarasota lineman sheds tough-guy image with Michigan
  • Rothstein rejoins Heat as assistant
  • No. 16 Florida has history on its side against Kentucky
  • FSU and Clemson QBs both off to slow starts