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Jr. Elk Football and Cheerleading Registration

ELKIN — The Junior Elk Football and Cheerleading registration will take place on May 1 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Elkin Elementary’s gym. There is a $60 registration fee. Rising first- through eighth-graders are eligible. A copy of the participants birth certificate is required for football players. After May 1 the registration fee will be $75 for football players.

Youth soccer camp at Forbush High School

EAST BEND — Forbush High school’s soccer program will be hosting a summer skills soccer camp on June 20-23. The camp is available for youth soccer player ranging in age from 7 through 13 years. Forbush Coach Seth Davis, and Guilford College starting defender Robert Cornelius will be the instructors for the camp. Cost for the camp is $50. Each player will receive a soccer ball and a T-shirt. Participants are asked to contact Seth Davis at 336-469-0240 or seth.davis@yadkin.k12.nc.us with any questions.

Golf tourney slated

WILKESBORO — The Wilkes Chamber Foundation will host a golf tournament on May 26. Tee-off is set for 1 p.m. with registration and lunch starting at 11:30 a.m. The tournament will take place at Oakwoods Country Club, located at 541 Clubhouse Road, Wilkesboro.

Lunch and goody bags will be given out to all eligible players. Rain date is May 31. To download the registration form, go to chambermaster.blob.core.windows.net/userfiles/UserFiles/chambers/334/File/Dana/2016GolfTournament.jpg.

Lady Cards hosting basketball camp

RONDA — The East Wilkes Lady Cardinals are holding a basketball camp June 13-15. Girls ranging from third grade to ninth grade are eligible to attend. The camp will take place in the East Wilkes High School gym.

The purpose of the camp is to improve basketball skills in a fun environment. Those attending should bring basketball shoes, gym shorts, T-shirts and a great attitude, according to organizers. The camp will be held daily from 9 a.m. to noon, and cost is $45.

Registration forms can be picked up at East Wilkes High School. For more information or concerns, contact Coach Campbell at 336-651-7200 or campbellm@wilkes.k12.nc.us.

Basketball skills clinic scheduled

BOONVILLE — The Yadkin Valley Basketball Academy and Starmount Basketball will host an Ultimate Skills Clinic on June 27 and 28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for rising fourth- through 12th-graders. The cost of the camp is $55. Campers who register and pay by May 27 will receive a free basketball.

Yadkin Valley Basketball Academy (YVBA) was created to give players the tools they need to become better basketball players. Using the skills and drills from today’s ELITE high school, NCAA and NBA players. YVBA also offers 1-on-1 and Small Group training sessions with gym locations in Surry and Yadkin counties.

For information about camp and how to register, visit www.YadkinBball.com or email YadkinBball@gmail.com.

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