2014 Summer Camps Guide - SPORTS

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Omarion Mims, 10, and Jalyn Reid, 6, go through pass-catching drills at the Corvey Irvin Youth Football Camp last summer. The free camp led by Laney alum and Detroit Lions player Irvin returns from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 31, at Laney High School.  MIKE ADAMS/FILE
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Omarion Mims, 10, and Jalyn Reid, 6, go through pass-catching drills at the Corvey Irvin Youth Football Camp last summer. The free camp led by Laney alum and Detroit Lions player Irvin returns from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 31, at Laney High School.

AUGUSTA CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS: 313 Baston Road, Martinez; (706) 863-2905 ext. 136; augustachristian.org; skill development, team concepts, spiritual growth, motivation and mental approaches to game; contact coach listed; $80 ACS students, $90 others

Boys Baseball: rising grades 3-8; 9 a.m.-noon June 2-5, 16-19, July 7-10, 21-24; Matt Klimas, mattklimas@augustachristian.org

Boys Basketball: rising grades 4-8; 9 a.m.-noon May 27-30; John Harris, jmh312003@yahoo.com

Girls Basketball: rising grades 4-8; 9 a.m.-noon June 2-5; Nick Isaac, nickisaac@augustachristian.org

Co-Ed Basketball: rising grades 2-3; 1-3 p.m. May 27-29, $50; Marty Griffin, martygriffin@augustachristian.org; rising grades 3-6, 3-6 p.m. June 2-5, David Piccolo, gailhooker@augustachristian.org

Football: rising grades 4-8; 9 a.m.-noon June 9-12; Keith Walton, keithwalton@augustachristian.org

Girls Soccer: rising grades 4-8; 9 a.m.-noon June 16-19; Jesus Ramos, zues15@hotmail.com

Girls Softball: rising grades 5-8; 9 a.m.-noon July 14-17; Bekah Raley, bekahgibbs@gmail.com

Girls Volleyball: rising grades 4-8; 4:30-7:30 p.m. July 14-17; chuckrenfro@augustachristian.org

AUGUSTA JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER: 898 Weinberger Way; (706) 228-3636; augustajcc.org; see Day Camps

Intro to Tennis: ages 5-8; July 14, 21

Soccer Basics: ages 5 and up; June 2, June 23

AUGUSTA PREPARATORY DAY SCHOOL: 285 Flowing Wells Road; (706) 863-1906, augustaprep.org/CampCavalier

All Sports: Boys and girls grades 1-7; 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m.-noon Friday; June 23-27 or July 21-25; $160; basketball, soccer, volleyball, flag football, baseball/softball, floor hockey, scooter hockey, kickball, catch-me-in, ultimate Frisbee, more

Cheerleading: June 9-13; 1-3 p.m. rising grades 1-5, $80; 9 a.m.-noon rising grades 6-8, $100

Football: 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 23-25; Cavalier Camp (rising grades 1-5), Cavalier Pride Camp (rising grades 6-12); $145 by May 15, $165 after

British Soccer: ages 3-16; June 2-6, June 16-20; registration and pricing – augustaprep.org/podium/default.aspx?t=145336 and select British Soccer

TetraBrazil Soccer Camp: ages 6-16; July 21-25: registration and pricing – augustaprep.org/podium/default.aspx?t=145336 and select TetraBrazil

Girls Volleyball: June 16-19, July 14-17; 9 a.m.-noon rising grades 5-8, 1-4 p.m. rising grades 9-12; $130 week; fundamental skills; coach Rich Bland (706) 414-6145, rich.bland@augustaprep.org

EPISCOPAL DAY SCHOOL: 2248 Walton Way; (706) 733-1192; edsaugusta.com; Julie Kneuker, jkneuker@edsaugusta.com; see Day Camps

All Sports Camp: Rising grades kindergarten-2; 1-3 p.m. June 9-13, 16-20, June 30-July 2, July 21-25

Cheer Camp: Rising grades kindergarten-3; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 21-25

Dodgeball: Rising grades 4-6; 1-3 p.m. June 2-6, 23-27, July 7-11, July 14-18, July 28-Aug. 1

Garret Siler Basket­ball Camp: Ages 8-16; 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. June 16-20

GreenJackets Baseball Camp: Rising grades 1-5; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 23-27

Karate: Rising kindergarten-grade 5; 1-2 p.m. June 23-27, July 14-18

Soccer, rising grades 3-4: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 2-6, 16-20, July 7-11, 21-25

Soccer, rising grades 5-6: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 2-6, 16-20, 23-27, July 7-11, 14-18, July 28-Aug. 1

Soccer, rising grades 7-8: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 23-27, July 14-18, 21-25, July 28-Aug. 1

Sting AAU Basket­ball: Rising grades 1-3; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 30-July 2; and rising grades 4-6; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 14-18

GREENBRIER HIGH SCHOOL: 5114 Riverwood Pkwy, Evans; for details, Garrett Black (706) 650-6040 ext. 150 or e-mail gblack@ccboe.net; registration forms online at www.edline.net/pages/Greenbrier_HS; snacks and T-shirts provided

Cheer Camp: for PK-8th grade; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 2-6; $100

Girls Basketball Camp: completed grades 1-7; 1-4 p.m. June 2-6; $100 first child, $80 (two or more from same family); Stefanie Basinger, e-mail stefanie.basinger@ccboe.net

Softball Clinic: rising grades 1-8; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 18-20; $75

Boy’s Basketball Camp: rising grades 4-8; 8 a.m.-noon June 2-4, Stallings Island Middle School; $75; casey.heckathorn@ccboe.net

Girl’s Basketball Camp: rising grades 1-7; 1-4 p.m. June 2-6; $100

Cheer Camp: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. June 2-6; $100

Lacrosse Camp: 6-8 p.m. June 5-6 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 7; $75

Football Camp: rising grades 2-6; 8-11 a.m. June 16-18; $100

Baseball Camp: rising grades 2-8; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 2-4; $125

NORTH AUGUSTA PARKS, RECREATION & LEISURE SERVICES: Riverview Park Activities Center; 100 Riverview Park Drive; (803) 441-4311; northaugusta.net, and on Facebook

Cheerleading: ages 5-12; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 16-19; $100 includes T-shirt

Soccer Camp: ages 3-16; Aug. 4-8

Softball Camp: ages 5-15; 9 a.m.-noon June 9-12; $60

Antonio Grant Basketball Camp: for boys and girls ages 6-16; 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23-26; $150 includes T-shirt, lunch

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AIKEN: pacersports.com

All-Sports Camp: pacersports.com, (803) 603-6868; ages 5-15; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thurs­day, 9 a.m.-noon Friday, June 23-27 or July 28-Aug. 1; campers divided by age groups for basketball, soccer, golf, tennis, swimming, more; $160

Kenny Thomas Baseball Camps: Citizens Park, Aiken; (803) 221-2605; kennythomasbaseball
camps.com; ages 5-15: June 9-12 and June 16-19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; $180; register for both weeks $300

Vince Alexander Basketball Camps: ages 5-16; Session I June 9-13; Session II July 28-Aug. 1; $185 week with $60 deposit; Vince Alexander (803) 646-5729, Ryan Schroeder (803) 646-5743

Mike Brandt Basketball Camps: ages 6-17; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. June 23-26 and July 8-11; $165; both camps $300 if paid by June 10; (803) 641-3491, pacersports.com

Pacer Summer Spirit Cheerleading Camp: USCA Convocation Center; (803) 641-3301; ages 5-14; July 21-25; individuals 8:30 a.m.-noon; squads 1-4:30 p.m.; $75 preregistered; $85 walk-in rate

Ike Ofoje Soccer School: ages 4-17, boys and girls; half-day camp 9 a.m.-noon, $100; full-day camp 9 a.m.-4 p.m. $200; sessions June 23-27, July 14-18, Aug. 4-8; (803) 641-3717

Sue Vodicka Soccer Camp: July 7-11 (girls and boys ages 4-18, full-day $210 and half-day $105); July 11-13 (Identification and Super Elite Residential Camp for girls ages 14-19, $290); July 11-13 (Residen­tial Team Camp for girls ages 12-19, $290); (803) 641-3651

Jerry Snyder Softball Camp: 471 University Parkway, J.H. Satcher Field; (803) 603-6868; ages 9-16; July 7-11 or July 21-25; 9 a.m.-4 p.m., ends at noon Friday; $160

Glenn Cox Volleyball Camp: USC Aiken Convocation Center; (803) 641-3373; three sessions daily 9 a.m.-noon, 2-5 p.m., 7:30-9 p.m.; Beginner/Intermediate: girls ages 8 and older, June 16-19; $145 commuter, $170 boarder; Advanced Positional: girls in grades 8-12 with at least two years’ experience, July 12-15; $235 commuter, $310 boarder; Team Camp: $5 per camper per hour (min. 12), in team’s gym

WESTMINSTER SCHOOLS OF AUGUSTA: 3067 Wheeler Road; summerprograms@wsa.net

Tennis Camp: rising grades 2-5; 9-10:30 a.m. June 2-6; beginners-advanced; $75

Mr. Greiner’s Multi-Sports Camp: rising grades 3-6; 9 a.m.-noon June 2-6; basketball, soccer, more; $135

Lower School Cheerleading Camp: rising grades 1-5; 9 a.m.-noon July 14-18; $135

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL

5TH ANNUAL SUMMER BASEBALL CAMP: rising grades K-8; 9 a.m.-noon June 9-11, Grovetown High School, 2010 Warrior Way; $60; $30 each sibling; (706) 447-2102, www.edline.net/pages/Grovetown_High

GREENJACKETS BASEBALL CAMP: Lake Olmstead Stadium, 78 Milledge Road; (706) 736-7889; ages 6-12; 9 a.m.-noon July 23-25; $115, includes lunch daily noon-12:30, instruction on fundamentals and sportsmanship from current players, autograph session; one ticket to July 25 game with option to buy more

ROBERT SAPP BASEBALL CAMP: robertsappbaseballcamp.com; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23-27, Sweetwater Park, Thomson; $130; team rates available; fundamentals, emphasizing baseball should be fun, improving work habits, discipline, sportsmanship and social skills

HARLEM SOFTBALL CLINIC: rising grades 2-8; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 9-13, Patriots Park Baseball Complex, 5445 Columbia Road, Grovetown; $80, $60 siblings; apply by May 30 with application at www.edline.net/pages/Harlem_High_School; coach Mike Leverett, (706) 836-6026

ROBERT SAPP SOFTBALL CAMP: robertsappbaseballcamp.com; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23-27, Sweetwater Park, Thomson; girls ages 7-14; $130, team rates available; instruction in all aspects of the game

BASKETBALL

EVANS MIDDLE SCHOOL: 4785 Hereford Farm Road; willaverybasketballcamps.com

Will Avery Summer Basketball Camp: ages 6-14; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 2-5, 9 a.m.-noon June 6; $125 through May 24, $175 after; late pickup available until 5 p.m. June 2-5 for additional fee

Fun with Fathers Basketball Camp: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 14; $60 for parent/child, $20 additional child; (706) 294-0767

Guard Camp: rising 8-12 grade girls 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 1-3, rising 8-12 grade boys 9 a.m.-1 p.m. July 7-9; $100 through June 20, $150 after

SURE SHOT BASKETBALL CAMP: Lakeside Middle School, 527 Blue Ridge Drive; Tom Weidenaar (706) 855-6900 or Dave Pitock (706) 627-0425; rising grades 2-7; boys and girls; 9 a.m.-noon June 2-6; $85

CHEERLEADING/GYMNASTICS

AIKEN GYMNASTICS: 428 Monetta St., Aiken; (803) 649-7556, aikengymnastics.com; ages 5 and older; June 16-20 and July 21-25; gymnastics, crafts, swimming, movies, more; $160 week or $50 day

AUGUSTA CHEER ACADEMY: 4150 Washington Road, Suite 4, Evans, (706) 364-1138, augustacheeracademy.com

Cheer Foundation Camp: ages 6-14; 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 9-13, $200 before May 9, $250 after

Be a Star Skills Camp: ages 8-18, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. June 23-26; $175 before May 9, $225 after

All Things Jumps and Stunts: ages 8-18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., July 14-16; $100 before May 9, $150 after

GYMNASTICS GOLD: 124 Cedar Lane; (706) 650-2111, gymnasticsgold.com; early dropoff/late pickup available; $25 registration fee; sibling discount

Half-day Preschool Camp: ages 3-5: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; weeks of June 9, 23, July 14, 28; $60 week

Camp Flip Flop: ages 4-13: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; May 27-Aug. 8 (closed June 30-July 4); weekly themes, games, crafts, gymnastics, movies, water days, more; $36 day or $125 week

HAYDEN’S GYMNASTICS: 4300 Evans to Locks Road; (706) 868-0608; haydensgym.com; half- and full-day rates, three-day and five-day rates; $55 registration fee

Camp Haydens: ages 5 and up; themed weeks May 27-Aug. 1, 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; arts, crafts, games, movies, swimming and gymnastics

Junior Camp Haydens: ages 2-5; eight one-week themed camps beginning June 3; 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday; $30 day or $70 week

KODA'S KIDS YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADING CAMP: South Aiken High School; 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, June 21, for boys and girls ages 7-18; choose football or cheerleading; learn fundamentals from Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Dekoda Watson; $35 per child and five canned goods to be donated to Golden Harvest Food Bank; registration and payment due by June 15; register at www.kodaskids.org

EQUESTRIAN

DEVONWOOD FARMS: 215 Woodward Drive, Aiken, (803) 502-1000; dvonwood@att.net; devonwoodfarms.com; horse camps, ages 5-16, girls and boys, beginner to advanced, weeks of June 9, 16, 23, 30 (4-day camp), July 14, 21, Aug. 4, 11; new camper $300 week, $550 two weeks; returning camper $250 week, $475 two weeks; June 30 4-day camp is $240 new camper, $200 returning camper

HILLTOP RIDING STABLES: North Range Road, Fort Gordon; (706) 791-4864; fortgordon.com; horse camps, ages 7-13; weekly, 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. May 27-Aug.1; horse grooming, saddling, bridling and bathing, crafts, outdoor recreation, arena and trail riding; $200 active-duty and retired military, Department of Defense employees; $225 others

FOOTBALL

CORVEY IRVIN’S YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP: Laney High School, 1339 Laney-Walker Blvd.; irvinyfc.eventbrite.com; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 31; free; youth football clinic; fundamentals from Laney alum/Detroit Lions player Irvin and others

FERNANDO VELASCO’S CAMP C.H.O.I.C.E.S.: Jefferson County High School, 1157 Warrior Trail, Louisville, Ga.; campchoices.eventbrite.com; ages 8-16; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, May 17; free; youth football and cheer camp; football drills taught by UGA players and current and former NFL players; cheer camp instruction led by UGA cheerleaders

JASPER BRINKLEY’S YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP – CAMP 54!: Thomson High School, 1160 White Oak Road; camp54.eventbrite.com; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, June 7; free; youth football clinic; fundamentals from USC alum/Minnesota Vikings player Brinkley and others

KODA'S KIDS YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEERLEADING CAMP: South Aiken High School; 8 a.m.-noon Saturday, June 21, for boys and girls ages 7-18; choose football or cheerleading; learn fundamentals from Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Dekoda Watson; $35 per child and five canned goods to be donated to Golden Harvest Food Bank; registration and payment due by June 15; register at www.kodaskids.org

RAFAEL BUSH’S CAMP AMBUSHED: Williston-Elko High School, 12233 Main St., Williston, S.C.; campambushed.eventbrite.com; 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, July 12; free; youth football clinic; funda­mentals from S.C. State alum/New Orleans Saints player Bush and others

MARTIAL ARTS

AIKEN TAEKWONDO CENTER: 790 E. Pine Log Road; (803) 642-2633, aikenata.com; ages 6-14; martial arts; Wednesday outings; 7:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.; weeks of June 16, 23, July 7, 14, 28, Aug. 4; $80 week (3-5 days) or $30 day (min. 2 days); free uniform with one week

GREUBEL’S MMA LITTLE SAMURAI SUMMER CAMP: 2917 Riverwest Drive No. 105; (706) 737-0911; greubelsmma.com/summer-camp; ages 5-17; May 27-Aug. 1 (closed July 4); martial arts, crafts, field trips

GRUEBEL’S SUPERIOR ACADEMY MARTIAL ARTS: 4158 Washington Road, Evans; (706) 364-8127; superioracademy.com; Young Warriors; 7 a.m.-4 p.m. May 27-Aug. 1; martial arts, games, activities

TWIN DRAGONS MARTIAL ARTS AND FITNESS: 929 Dougherty Road, Aiken; (803) 649-1673, twindragons.us; ages 4-12, no experience required; weeks of June 9, July 7, Aug. 11, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; $125 if paid at least 7 days before camp; $150 after; martial arts, nutrition, crafts, field trips

TENNIS

MACH ACADEMY TENNIS/FITNESS CAMP: Fleming Tennis Center, 1850 Chester Ave.; (706) 796-5046; machacademy.com

Reach for the Stars Tennis & Education Camp: ages 4-18; June 2-30 and July 1-25, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; tennis skills, academic enrichment, career exploration, college planning; $100

Summer Tennis Camp: June 2-30 and July 1-25, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; $100

NEWMAN TENNIS CENTER: 3103 Wrightsboro Road; (706) 821-1600; www.augustaga.gov/771/Newman-Tennis-Center

Summer Tennis Camp: ages 7-17; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weeks of May 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23; July 7, 14, 21, 28; $200 week; $20 off if registered by May 23; multi-week discount

Quick Start Summer Camp: ages 4-6; 9-10 a.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays; $50 week

PETERSBURG RACQUET CLUB TENNIS CAMPS: 421 The Pass, Martinez; (706) 860-9288; prctennis.com; ages 6-18, beginner-intermediate; 9 a.m.-noon Monday-Friday weeks of May 26-July 25; Pee Wees (ages 4-5) 8:15-9 a.m. Monday, Wednesday, Friday; nonmember rates; sibling discounts

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AIKEN HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL CAMP: 449 Rutland Drive NE, Aiken; ages 8-14; 9 a.m.-noon June 10-12; $65 with $15 deposit due May 16; skills camp taught by Aiken High players and coach; Malynda Young (803) 641-2500 day, (803) 682-2206 night

AUGUSTA ICE SPORTS: 1249 Augusta West Parkway; (706) 863-0061; AugustaIceSports.com; ages 5-14; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. weeks of May 26, June 2, 9, 16, 23, July 7, 14, 21, 28; $35 day or $125 week if registered online; skating lessons daily, crafts, movies, broomball, ice hockey, equipment provided

AUGUSTA ROWING CLUB: 101 Riverfront Drive; augustarowingclub.org; (706) 432-0022, augustarows@gmail.com; Youth Rowing Camps June 23-27 and July 7-11

AUGUSTA SAILING CLUB: augustasailingclub.org, (706) 432-0022; Sailing Club Camp, ages 8-14; weekly camps June 23-27, July 7-11, 14-18, 21-25; register online

THE FIRST TEE OF AUGUSTA: 3165 Damascus Road; thefirstteeaugusta.org; (706) 364-4654; Learn & Play Golf Camp: ages 8-18; 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; Camp I June 2-6, Camp II June 9-13, Camp III June 16-20, Camp IV June 23-27; $60 week members, $135 week nonmembers

Augusta Family Magazine contributed to this camps list.

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A new addition

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