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Local sports roundup 6/1/2014

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Abby Brinkman 5K event scheduled at Mill Race

The ninth annual Abby Brinkman 5K Run/Walk will be at 8 a.m. Saturday at Mill Race Park.

Cost is $25. Registration will be available from 7 to 8 a.m. the day of the race.

Sign-ups are available online at

To make a donation, or for more information, contact Amy Macy, 603-1085 or

Reins to Recovery plans scramble at Hickory Hills

Reins to Recovery

Therapeutic Riding Center

in Seymour will host a

golf scramble at 9 a.m. Saturday at Hickory Hills

in Brownstown.

The tournament is limited to the first 14 teams. Cost is $45 per player and includes a cart and meal, with proceeds benefiting Reins to Recovery Therapeutic Horesback Riding Center, which helps children and adults with disabilities.

To sign up, call Calli Johnson, 350-4864.

Frog Swim Lesson sign-ups still available this summer

Frog Swim Lesson sign-ups are still available for sessions beginning next week and continuing through the Fourth of July Weekend.

Cost is $64 for one week. For more information, call 376-4233 or 350-1088.

East girls will be hosts

of summer basketball camp

The Columbus East Lady Olympians Summer Basketball Camp will be June 9 to 11 at East High School from 1 to 2:30 p.m. for girls entering Grades 3 to 6 and 2:30 to 4 p.m. for girls entering Grades 7 and 8.

Cost is $40 and includes a T-shirt. Players should bring a T-shirt, shorts, socks and a water bottle.

For more information, contact coach Danny Brown,

North girls basketball

planning youth camp

Columbus North girls basketball coach Pat McKee, his staff and players and

guest coaches will host the 2014 Columbus North Girls Basketball Youth Camp June 9 to 12 for girls entering Grades 2 to 8.

Sessions for girls entering Grades 5 to 8 will be from 1 to 3 p.m. June 9 to 10, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 11 and 1 to 4 p.m. June 12. Sessions for girls entering Grades 2 to 4 will be from 3:30 to 5 p.m. June 9 and 10, 1:30 to 3 p.m. June 11 and 3 to 5 p.m. June 12.

An Indiana Fever player will make a guest appearance June 12. The first 90 players who register will receive a certificate redeemable for admission at a Fever game.

Cost is $60 for Grades 5 to 8 and $55 for Grades 2 to 4. Campers are asked to register by May 29. All players who register will receive complementary admission to the Indiana Junior-Senior All-Star game June 11 at North.

For more information, contact McKee, 317-403-1665 or

Jennings County hosting

summer league for golfers

Jennings County boys golf coach Gary Yeager is hosting a summer golf league at St. Anne’s for golfers interested in playing for the Jennings County High School or Middle School from June 9 to Aug. 11, excluding the Fourth of July.

The leagues will be from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays for Grades 5 and 6 and for Grades 7 and 8 and Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays for Grades 9 to 12. Cost is $20, and awards will

be given to the top golfers in each division.

Players can register by sending their name, grade

and phone number to gary, by texting to 592-5142 or mailing to Golf League, P.O. Box 24, North Vernon, IN, 47265.

East, North basketball coaches

hosting Revolution camp

Columbus East and Columbus North boys coaches Brent Chitty and Jason Speer and their staffs will host the Columbus Revolution Basketball camp June 10 and 12 at North and June 11 and 13 at East for boys entering kindergarten through Grade 7.

Grades K to 2 will be from 9 to 10 a.m., Grades 3 and 4 will be from 10 to 11 a.m., and Grades 5 to 7 will be from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Registration will take place the first day of camp. Cost is $60, with checks payable to Columbus Revolution Basketball.

Face to Face golf outing

coming to Otter Creek

The 16th annual Face

to Face golf outing will be

at 10:30 a.m. June 10 at

Otter Creek.

Cost is $125 and includes greens fees, cart, lunch, dinner, tee prizes, door prizes, proximity gifts and the opportunity to win a car from Renner Motors with a hole-in-one on a specified hole. Proceeds will benefit Face

to Face, a nationwide Christian program.

Former Indiana University player and current IU color commentator Errek Suhr will be the guest speaker at the lunch. For more information, call Tom Rust, 390-7949.

Witkemper Memorial golf outing set at Timbergate

The Jeremy Witkemper Memorial Golf Outing will be at 12:30 p.m. June 13 at Timbergate. Registration is due by June 9.

Cost is $80 and includes golf, cart, lunch and prizes. Proceeds will benefit Substance Abuse Ministry.

For more information, contact Ellen Witkemper, 350-4901.

Course in Edinburgh hosting Hollenbeck Memorial event

The Steve Hollenbeck Memorial Golf Tournament will be at 8 a.m. June 14 at Timbergate. Cost is $80 per person or $320 per team and included lunch, with proceeds benefiting Edinburgh Dollars for Scholars.

Fliers are available at Timbergate. For more information, call Bill West, 374-6763, or Jon Price, 552-4542.

Bike ride will benefit

Youth to Yellowstone Project

The Kiwanis Club of Westport is sponsoring a bike ride June 14 to raise money for the Youth to Yellowstone Project. There will be rides of 10, 15, 32 and 43 miles beginning at the Westport Community Building.

Advanced online registration is $20 by Friday or $25 after Friday and from 7 to 9 a.m. the day of the ride. Rest stops, SAG service and lunch will be provided.

For more information, visit

Crothersville will be site of

3-on-3 hoops tournament

The Jimmy Stewart Memorial 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament will be at 8 a.m. June 14 at Crothersville High School during Crothersville’s Red, White and Blue Festival.

Cost is $50 per four-man team. The winners will

earn a $200 cash prize, an

the top three teams will receive T-shirts.

To enter, or for more information, call Chad Wilson, 350-1811, or visit crothersville

Jennings golf team offering kids camp at St. Anne’s

The Jennings County High School golf team will host Kids Golf Camps from 5 to 6:15 p.m. June 16 to 18 and July 7 to 9 at St. Anne’s.

Cost for each session is $20. For more information, call Gary Yeager, 592-5142.

Video from presentation

now available online

Brian Stark, the Columbus native who is attempting to run across all 50 states, has posted the video online from the talk he gave earlier this month at YES Cinema.

The video can be accessed at or by going to Stark’s website,

St. Bartholomew to host

Sun Run 5K run and walk

The 15th annual Sun Run 5K run and walk will be at 8 a.m. June 21 at St. Bartholomew Catholic Church.

Cost is $20 with a T-shirt and $15 without a T-shirt by Friday and $25 with a T-shirt and $20 without a T-shirt

after Friday.

Preregistration is

available at and from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. June 20 and beginning at 6:30 a.m. June 21 at the church.

For more information, contact Sandy Fox, 342-3723.

Decatur Golf Tournament scheduled in Greensburg

The Hospice of Decatur/Shelby 20th Annual Decatur Golf Tournament will be at 11 a.m. June 18 at Greensburg Country Club.

Cost is $75 per player or $300 per team and includes greens fees, sack lunch

and dinner.

Don Meyer Ford of

Greensburg is also offering a chance to win a car with a hole-in-one, as well as other prize packages.

For reservations, contact Sheryl Tracey, 314-8053, or Julie Davis, 314-8085.

Critzer Memorial event planned at Otter Creek

The 29th annual Andy Critzer Memorial Golf Tournament will be at noon June 20 at Otter Creek.

Cost is $500 per team or $125 for a hole sponsorship and includes lunch, dinner

and prizes.

The tournament has funded 33 college scholarships for Columbus East, Columbus North and Hauser graduates.

For more information, contact Chuck Grimes, 371-7593.

East to host Hardwood

Classic basketball tourney

The Columbus East

Hardwood Classic for seventh- and eighth-grade girls will

be June 21 and 22 at East

High School.

June 13 is the registration deadline. Cost is $250 per team, and four games

are guaranteed.

For more information, contact Alan Ballard, 343-7957 or, or Larry Meade, 317-402-1200 or larrywmeade@gmail.

Hanover College offering basketball skills camps

Hanover College will host Fundamental Skills Camps from June 8 to 11 and from July 6 to 9 and a Post/

Perimeter Skills Camp from June 25 to 27.

For more information, visit to contact coach Jon Miller, 866-7387 or

Dave Galle Memorial

seeking players, sponsors

The second Dave Galle Memorial Golf Classic will be June 23 at Otter Creek. There will be a morning flight at 8 a.m. and an afternoon flight at 1:30 p.m.

Cost is $500 per foursome and includes eight tickets to the celebration dinner and reception on June 22, as well as greens fees, cart, range balls, breakfast, lunch, prizes and on-course contests.

Hole sponsorships are available for $250.

For more information, contact Chris Beach, 314-8507 or Pat Wilson, 314-8509.

North to host Volleyball

Skills Summer Camp

The Columbus North High School Volleyball Skills Summer Camp will be June 23 to 26 from 1 to 3 p.m. for girls entering Grades 2 to 5 and

3:30 to 5:30 p.m. for girls entering Grades 6 to 8.

The camp is for all skill levels and will be directed

by high school coaches

and players. Cost is $50 by June 14 and includes a T-shirt, or $55 after June 14.

For more information, contact coach Caitlin Greiner, 350-6540.

IU hosting basketball camps for young players this summer

Indiana University basketball coach Tom Crean will host several camps this summer, beginning with instruction and competition camps for Grades 4 to 12 from June 23 to 26 and June 28 to July 1.

The Little Hoosiers Basketball Academy for Grades K to 3 will have sessions from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. July 16 to 19 and

July 21 to 23.

The Family Fantasy Weekend will be Aug. 22 to 24. Registration is limited, and is due by July 1.

For more information, call 855-2238 or email

State 5K championships scheduled for summer

USA Track and Field will host the Indiana Association 5K Championship on Aug. 23 at St. Maria Goretti Church

in Westfield.

There will be championships for youth, open and masters, with $2,000 in prize money awarded for the open and masters winners.

For more information about the Born2Run 5K, visit

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