Local sports scrapbook – June 4

Former coach offering swimming, diving lessons

Former Columbus North swim coach Jim Sheridan will host swimming and diving lessons beginning in June.

Half-hour one-on-one individual swimming and 3-on-1 individual diving sessions will be from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and June 12 to 16, June 19 to 23, June 26 to 30 and July 3 to 7 at the North High School pool. Participants get five 30-minute lessons for $65.

For more information, or to reserve a spot, call or text 812-350-1088 or email sheridanm@bcsc.k12.in.us.

East to host basketball camp for boys K to 8

Columbus East boys basketball coach Brent Chitty and his staff will host the Columbus East Boys Basketball Camp Monday through Thursday at the school.

The camp will be from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for those who have just completed Grades K through 3, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. for those who have completed Grades 4 to 6, and 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for those who have completed Grades 7 and 8.

Cost is $60, and registration will take place the first day of the camp. Checks should be made payable to Columbus East Boys Basketball.

Columbus North sets girls basketball camp

The Columbus North Girls Basketball Youth Camp will be Monday through Thursday from 1 to 3 p.m. for girls entering Grades 5 to 8 and from 3:30 to 5 p.m. for girls entering Grades 2 to 4.

Columbus North coach Pat McKee will host the camp, with help from guest coaches and former Bull Dogs Ali Patberg (Indiana University), Courtney Larson (Miami of Ohio), Debie Gedeon (Rose-Hulman) and Emily Kim. Former Tennessee and UC-Santa Barbara player and Roncalli coach April McDivitt-Schilling will be the featured speaker on the final day of the camp.

Cost is $65 for Grades 5 to 8 and $60 for Grades 2 to 4 and includes a $5 Subway gift card and two complimentary tickets to the Indiana-Kentucky All-Star Game on June 10 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, which will feature North senior Maliah Howard-Bass.

For a registration form, email coach Pat McKee at patmckee77@aol.com or visit columbusnorth athletics.org/main/camps clinics and scroll to the info on the Girls Basketball Camp.

Columbus East to host volleyball camp

Columbus East volleyball coach Stacie Pagnard and her staff and players will host the Columbus East Volleyball Camp Monday through Thursday at the school.

The camp will be from 1:30 to 3 p.m. for girls entering Grades 1 to 5 and from 3 to 4:30 p.m. for girls entering Grades 6 to 8. Cost is $60, with checks payable to Columbus East Volleyball.

For information, email Pagnard at pagnards@bcsc.k12.in.us.

First Tee youth clinics need adult volunteers

Adult volunteers are needed for The First Tee youth clinics, which will be in June at Par 3 Golf Course.

If interested, call Par 3 and Greenbelt pro Keith VanDeventer at 812-376-2684.

Course hosting mixed 9-hole golf scrambles

Par 3 Golf Course is hosting mixed nine-hole scrambles at 5:30 p.m. every Tuesday. Players should sign in by 5:15 p.m.

Cost is $7.50 per player, and teams are selected by random drawing. All skill levels are welcome.

Golf Classic will benefit children with disabilities

The 32nd Annual DSI Golf Classic to benefit children with disabilities will be Wednesday at Otter Creek Golf Course.

Cost is $130 per player or $520 per foursome and includes greens fees, a buffet lunch, course refreshments and prizes, a tee package gift and a photo of the foursome.

To register, visit dsiservices.org or call 1-800-745-7686.

Association offering program for officials

The Indiana Officials Association is offering a program for individuals interested in officiating high school and youth football.

Applicants must register and pay a fee by Wednesday. The fee includes IOA membership, materials and instruction. Officials also must join the IHSAA and pay the licensing fee and will receive rule books and other materials.

There will be rules and mechanics study from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesdays in June and July 12 and 19 at Lawrence North High School.

For more information, call David Morton at 317-750-4952 or Joe Stafford at 317-313-0550.

Hanover planning three boys basketball camps

Hanover College will host three boys basketball camps this summer.

There will be two sessions of the Fundamental Skills Camp, which will run June 11 to 14 and July 9 to 12. A Post/Perimeter Skills Camp will be June 26 to 28.

Information on the camps can be found at hanover.edu/athletics/summercamps or by contacting Hanover coach Jon Miller at 812-866-7387 or millerjo@hanover.edu.

Former East girls coach offers camp at Ceraland

Former Columbus East girls basketball coach Mel Good and his sons Gerad and Shawn will host the Two Good Basketball Camp from 8 a.m. to noon June 12 to 15 at Ceraland.

The camp is for boys and girls ages 6 to 15. Cost is $110 for Ceraland members and $150 for nonmembers.

For more information, contact ceraland@ ceraland.org or 812-377-5849, option 2.

East sets dates for girls basketball summer camp

The Columbus East Girls Basketball Summer Camp will be June 12 to 14 at the school. Girls entering Grades 3 to 6 will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m., and girls entering Grades 7 and 8 will be from 2:30 to 4 p.m.

The camp will focus on teaching fundamentals and is directed by East coach and Indiana Basketball Hall of Famer Danny Brown. Cost is $45.

Registration information can be found at columbuseastathletics.org.

Tryouts for Express Soccer Club set for next week

Columbus Express Soccer Club will hold tryouts for its 2017-18 season June 12 to 15 at Richard Wigh Soccer Complex for boys and girls born from 1999 to 2007.

The Academy at Columbus Express Soccer Club also is accepting players for the upcoming season. The Academy is a learning-centered program for boys and girls born from 2008 to 2011 where the proper soccer fundamentals will be instilled.

For more info and to register, visit columbus express.com or contact Ty Smith at director@columbusexpress.com or 812-767-3092.

Face To Face Golf Classic coming to Otter Creek

The 2017 Face To Face Golf Classic will be at 12:30 p.m. June 13 at Otter Creek Golf Course. There will be a putting tournament at 10:30 a.m., followed by lunch at 11:30 a.m., and dinner is at 5:30 p.m.

Cost is $125 per person or $500 per team and includes greens fees, lunch, dinner, tee prizes and a chance for all major and door prizes. Cost for dinner only is $15. Former Purdue basketball player and current IUPUI women’s coach Austin Parkinson will be the featured speaker.

For more information, call Tom Rust at 812-390-7949.

Chamber of Commerce to host golf outing

The Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce will host Champions of the Chamber golf outing at 11:30 a.m. June 15 at Harrison Lake Country Club.

Cost is $125 per player or $500 per foursome and includes contests, fun and interactive hole sponsors, door prizes and a chance to win the 50/50 raffle. Discounts are available for purchasing a team and tee sign. To register, visit columbusarea chamber.com.

Otter Creek to host Critzer Memorial golf scramble

The 32nd Annual Andy Critzer Memorial Golf Tournament will be at noon June 16 at Otter Creek Golf Course.

Cost for the four-player scramble is $100 per person and includes lunch and dinner. Tourney Day Packages allow three mulligans and three golf raffle tickets for $25. Sponsorships are available for $750 (Platinum), $525 (Gold) and $125 (Silver).

More than $5,000 in door prizes will be awarded during the dinner program, which will feature presentations to scholarship winners Holly Anderson and Bryce Turner.

Entry forms are available at Hoosier Sporting Goods, Greenbelt Golf Course and Otter Creek. For more information, call 812-371-7593.

Soccer camp coming to Wigh complex

Franklin College men’s soccer coach and Columbus native Cody Graman will host a PATAS Soccer Camp from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 26 to 29 and 9 a.m. to noon June 30 at Richard Wigh Soccer Complex.

The camp is open to boys and girls entering Grades 3 to 12 and will provide skill development and training in a fun-filled environment while working closely with a professional and collegiate coaching staff and college players.

Cost is $185 and includes a camp T-shirt. A four-day lunch meal card is available for an extra $30. A portion of camp proceeds will help fund the John McLachlan Scholarship and other local charities.

Online registration is available at patas soccercamps.com.

North volleyball to host skills summer camp

Columbus North volleyball coach Caitlin Greiner and her staff will host a Volleyball Skills Summer Camp June 26 to 29 at the school.

Girls entering Grades 2 to 5 will be from 1 to 3 p.m., and girls entering Grades 6 to 8 will be from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Cost is $50, with checks payable to CNHS Volleyball, and includes a 2017 volleyball camp T-shirt.

For more information, email columbus.north.vb@gmail.com.

North football to host Golf For the Gridiron

The Columbus North football team will host its Fourth Annual Golf For the Gridiron outing at 1 p.m. July 21 at Harrison Lake Country Club. Registration will begin at 11 a.m., and lunch will be at noon.

Cost is $100 per player or $400 per team and includes greens fees, cart, range balls, lunch, refreshments and the chance to win prizes. Sponsorships are available, ranging from $125 to $800.

For more information, contact Carol Behling at 812-371-3325 or behlingc@bcsc.k12.in.us or Karen Redding at 812-371-6565 or dkdwkjred6@gmail.com.