Sports

Sports Community Calendar: July 12-18

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL

Boise State softball kids camp: For players ages 5-12, Aug. 9-10. Cost is $150. Go to broncosports.com/camps or contact Joel at joeloliver617@ boisestate.edu.

Baseball instruction: Hitting lessons at indoor facility for boys ages 7-18 from professional instructor Jeff Mace. Call 941-3968.

Baseball instruction: Weekly hitting classes and one-on-one instruction with former major leaguer Eric Fox. Call 371-0145 or email eric@mseedfinancial .com.

Baseball pitching instruction: Lessons available for all ages in group or individual setting from a current college coach and major-league associate scout with 16-plus years experience. Contact Andy at swensonbbco @aol.com or 484-6860.

Baseball and softball instruction: Coach Bobby Sutcliffe is providing instruction for all ages and levels. To schedule, go to sutcliffebaseball.setmore.com. For questions, email sutcliffebaseball@gmail.com.

BASKETBALL

Boise Slam: Hosting two weeks of summer camps in July for boys and girls grades K-6. Go to boiseslam.com for more information about dates, times and location or to sign up. Email Kyle at kyle@boiseslam.com with questions.

Boise BAM Jam: 3-on-3 tournament, Aug. 6-7 in Downtown Boise. Register at bamjamboise .com.

BOCCE

Idaho Bocce Ball Club: League play at 6 p.m. Wednesdays at the USBF courts, Ann Morrison. All skill levels welcome, free lessons. Cost is $10 per person for a season of league membership. Call Lou at 336-2453 or Mike at 376-3171.

CHEERLEADING

Upward Sports: Registration is open for season play Sept. 10-Oct. 29 at the Idaho Sports Foundation fields. League is for girls entering grades K-6. Go to idahosportsfoundation.org.

FOOTBALL

Upward Sports flag football: Registration is open for season play Sept. 10-Oct. 29 at the Idaho Sports Foundation fields. League is for girls and boys entering grades K-6. Go to idahosportsfoundation.org.

GOLF

TVDSA Trisomy 21 Open: 9 a.m. July 23 at Eagle Hills. Fundraiser for the Treasure Valley Down Syndrome Association. Cost is $75 per player, free for those with Down syndrome. Call 863-0796.

Alzheimer’s Idaho tournament: Registration at 8 a.m. and shotgun start at 9 a.m. Aug. 1 at Plantation. Cost is $105 per player or $420 per team. Call 914-4719 or email jerrieds@msn .com.

TGA Premier Junior Golf summer camp: For ages 5-15, Aug. 15-19 at Indian Lakes. Morning or all day sessions. Equipment provided. Private instruction also available. Register at playtga.com/Boise or call Todd at 761-4944.

Killebrew-Thompson Memorial tournament: Aug. 17-20 at Sun Valley Trail Creek and Elkhorn courses. Practice rounds on Wednesday-Thursday, welcome barbecue Thursday, tournament Friday-Saturday. Fundraiser for St. Luke’s Mountain States Tumor Institute (MSTI). Cost is $2,500. For details and registration, go to killebrewthompsonmemorial .com.

Daughters of the Nile tournament: Registration at 7 a.m. and shotgun start at 8 a.m. Sept. 10 at Eagle Hills. Fundraiser for the Shriners Hospitals for Children. Cost is $80 per player or $300 per team. Payment needed on or before Sept. 1. Contact Sonjia at 869-6922 or sonjiayates@ comfortkeepers.com.

PICKLEBALL

Boise Area Pickleball Association: 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday at Homecourt YMCA, Meridian. Lessons and equipment available. Contact Terry at 921-0063 or boiseapa11@gmail.com.

Boise Pickleball Club: 9 a.m. to noon Fridays at Fort Boise Community Center. No equipment necessary and all skill levels welcome. Lessons are free. Call 608-7680.

RUGBY

Rugby Idaho: Details and registration at rugbyidaho.com.

▪  Summer camp (non-contact): For grades 3-8, 9 a.m. to noon July 12-14 at Heritage Middle School, Meridian. Cost is $50.

▪  Summer league (non-contact): For grades 1-8, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 13, 20, 27 and Aug. 3 at Winstead Park, Boise. Cost is $45.

RUNNING/WALKING

Run Wild at Zoo Boise: 9 a.m. July 23 at Zoo Boise. Two races through the zoo: ages 2-5 (.25 mile) and ages 6-11 (1 mile). Registration is $25 ($20 for Zoo Boise annual passholders) and includes breakfast at Zoo Boise, after party, and participant (+1 parent or guardian) admission to the zoo. Registration is not available after 3 p.m. on July 22, but will be available at 8 a.m. on the morning of the event. Register at store.zooboise.org or call 608-7744.

FitOne Family 5k, 10k and Half Marathon: Sept. 24 at the Idaho State Capitol. Packet pick-up at the FitOne Expo on Sept. 22-23 at the Boise Centre, as well as free health screenings, FitOne sponsors and health/wellness related vendors. Proceeds benefit St. Luke’s Children’s Hospital. Call 381-2221 or go to fitoneboise.org.

Onward Shay! Boise Half and Full Marathon: 7 a.m. Oct. 30 at Payette Brewing Company. Held in honor of Shay Hirsch, wife of George Hirsch. Shay was brought up in Boise, daughter of Pat and Morley Nelson, founder of Boise’s World Center for Birds of Prey. Early registration for the marathon is $100; half is $65. Go to onwardshay.com.

SENIOR GAMES

Idaho Senior Games: Athletes ages 50 and older are invited to compete in August. Go to idahoseniorgames.org or contact Mike at idahoseniorgamesinfo@gmail.com or 861-8000.

SOCCER

Valley United Football Club: Go to valleyunitedfc.com for more info.

▪  Player development camps, 7:30 to 9 a.m. July 18-21, 7:30 to 9 a.m. Aug. 1-4. Cost is $40 a week. Register by contacting coach Mark at soccerpotential@gmail.com.

▪  Goalkeeper camp, 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. July 18-21. Cost is $50. Register by contacting coach Mark at soccerpotential@gmail.com.

Real Soccer Club: Fall Youth Academy Program for U-4 through U-9. All players accepted. Practices start Aug. 22; first game Sept. 10. Cost is $25 per session for U-4 and U-5, $35 for U-6 through U-9. Register at realsoccerclub.org/youthacademy or call 713-8924.

TRACK AND FIELD

YMCA Team Idaho Track Classic: July 21 at Centennial High. Open to all track enthusiasts. Cost is $10 for four events. Decathlon, heptathlon, pentathlon and triathlon will be July 20. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270; jack.ward@ymcatvidaho.org or go to team-idaho.org. Volunteers also needed.

TRIATHLON

YMCA Gar Hackney Y-Not Tri Triathlon: July 23 at Quinn’s Pond along the Boise Greenbelt, with the first wave starting at 8 a.m. Course options for every participant level. Also offering SUP 1k race for $25. Call 344-5502, ext. 280; email racedirector@ymcatvidaho.org or go to ymcatvidaho.org. If interested in volunteering, contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270, or eventvolunteers@ymcatvidaho.org.

VOLLEYBALL

Peak camp: For grades 5-12, Aug. 2-4 at North Star Charter School, Eagle. Cost is $250. Go to peakvolleyballcamps.com, e-mail Mike@PeakVolleyball.com or call (530) 448-0519.

Cherry Pit Mud Volleyball: Aug. 20 in Emmett. Coed 6 vs. 6; 21 and older. Fundraiser for Emmett fireworks show. Cost is $180 per team. Call 365-5748.

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