July 24 sports briefs
Youth soccer registration ends soon
Players in preschool through middle school interested in playing soccer this fall through the Chehalem Park and Recreation District must register by July 31, with early registration ending July 29. CPRD offers a Little BIG Kicks program for players ages 3 to 5, separate leagues for boys and girls in grades K-4, the Extreme League for players in grades 5 and 6, and seventh and eighth grade teams for middle school. Registration can be done online at www.cprdnewberg.org or in person at the aquatic center. For more information, call 503-537-2909.
George Fox boys soccer camp Saturday
All boys entering high school this fall are invited to the second George Fox University boys summer soccer clinic from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at the Austin Sports Complex. The camp will be directed by Luis Del Rio, who completed last fall his first season as the Bruin mens soccer coach. The focus of the clinic will be on developing individual soccer skills, mental toughness and building a team for success. Participants are asked to provide their own lunches. Players should wear soccer shoes, shorts and a T-shirt, but no jeans. Cost is $75, cash or check only, and players must register by Thursday. Checks should be made out to Luis Del Rio/Bruins Soccer Academy and returned with a registration form to Del Rio at George Fox University, 414 N. Meridian St., #6147, Newberg, OR 97132. For more information, call Del Rio at 503-810-4811, e-mail him at [email protected] georgefox.edu or visit at www.athletics.georgefox.edu.
GFUs Bruin Basketball Academy on tap Monday
The George Fox University Bruin Basketball Academy for boys and girls entering grades 2-10 in the fall is set to begin Monday and run through Aug. 1 at the Wheeler Sports Center. The boys camp will be held each morning from 8 to 11:30 a.m., with the girls camp in the afternoon from noon to 3:30 p.m. The cost of the camp is $110 per camper or $100 each for multiple children from the same family. Included in the cost is a basketball, camp T-shirt and 14 hours of instruction and fun per player. Checks are payable to Bruin Basketball Academy are registration will be taken at the door on Monday.