Wilkes County Rec. Soccer

The Wilkes County Recreation Department Fall soccer deadline is July 12.

Registration can be done online at wlilkescounty.net at rec desk.

For more information please call (336) 903-7250.

Lady Viking Youth Basketball Camp

North Wilkes will conduct its girls’ basketball camp for rising 4th-through-8th graders on July 8-10 from 9 a.m.-to-noon. in the North Wilkes High School gym.

Cost of the camp is $40 and campers will receive a T-shirt.

Forms are available at elementary and middle schools in the North Wilkes district and in the office at North Wilkes High School. Please make checks payable to NWHS.

If you have any questions, contact Head Coach Steven Phillips at stevenphillips120@yahoo.com.

East Wilkes Girls youth basketball camp

East Wilkes will be conducting its annual girls’ basketball camp for rising 3rd-8th grade girls on July 8-10 from 9 a.m.-noon at the East Wilkes High School gym.

Cost of the camp is $40 and registration forms are available at East Wilkes High School and East Wilkes Middle School.

The release form, along with camp fee (with checks made payable to East Wilkes High School) should be mailed to:

East Wilkes High School

ATTN: Matt Campbell

13315 Elkin Highway 268

Ronda, N.C. 28670.

If you have any questions, contact Coach Matt Campbell at (336) 651-7200 or email: campbellm@wilkes.k12.nc.us.

Girls’ Volleyball Clinic

West Wilkes Head Volleyball Coach Steve Bryan will be holding a clinic for rising 3rd-through-8th grade girls with a focus on the fundamentals.

The clinic will take place on July 22 and 23 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the new and old West Wilkes High School gyms.

Cost of the camp is $50 and includes a free t-shirt. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. in the new gym on the 16th.

Information sheets are available at Millers Creek Elementary and West Wilkes Middle schools.

Contact Coach Bryan at (336) 838-3265 with any questions and to reserve your spot and give your T-shirt size, which must be done by July 10 to receive a shirt. Limited space is available.

Surry Community College Volleyball Camp

The Surry Community College volleyball team will be holding its annual volleyball camp on July 22-25 at the Surry Community College gym in Dobson.  

The clinic will include two separate sessions. The first session will be from 9 a.m.-until-Noon for individuals ages 6-to-11 who have less than one year of experience. The second session, from 1-to-4 p.m.  will be for individuals who are 12 years and in middle school with more than one year of experience.  

The camp is open to ages 6-16 and costs of $50 per person and includes a camp T-shirt. Each camper is asked to bring a refillable water bottle and a snack each day. Campers will be learning proper technique in the areas of hitting, passing, setting, serving and blocking from Surry Head Coach Jan Marion-Kiser and members of the Knights volleyball program.

Interested campers may register for the camp by completing a camp brochure at www.surryknights.com. Camp registrations will also begin at 8:30 a.m. (first session) and 12:30 pm (second session).  

For more formation or to request a camp brochure, contact Coach Marion-Kiser at (336) 468-7191 or Mark Tucker at (336) 386-3217. Additional information may be obtained at www.surryknights.com.

East Wilkes Tennis Clinics

East Wilkes High School will be offering tennis clinics for rising kindergarten-through-12th grade students on Tuesdays and Thursdays going until July 25 at the East Wilkes High School tennis courts.

The cost for each clinic is $5 and no pre-registration is required.  

The clinic for rising kindergarteners-through-3rd graders will be from 8:15-to-9 a.m., and will focus on fundamental skill development along with games to advance skill and love for the game. Clinics for high school students will be from 9-to-10 a.m. and the clinic for rising 4th-through-9th graders will be from 10-to-11 a.m. There will be no clinic the week of July 4 (July 2 and July 4) or the week of July 16 (July 16 and July 18).

All clinics will be led by Head Coach Aaron Simmons along with former and current players from the East Wilkes tennis program.

If you have any questions, contact Coach Simmons at (336) 927-7391.

Looking for baseball and softball championship photos

The Wilkes Journal-Patriot is looking for Wilkes County Parks and Recreation championship baseball and softball photos from this season to put in our print edition.

If you have these photos, please send them to wjpsports@wilkes.net or wjpsports.staff@gmail.com. Make sure to identify every person in the photo (player, coach, manager, etc.).

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