Sports BriefsPublished 6:59am Friday, July 31, 2009
Little League off-season board meeting schedule
The Dowagiac Little League Board of Directors will be holding their monthly off-season public board meetings on the first Monday of each month at The Wounded Minnow at 6 p.m.
Persons interested in becoming board members should attend the upcoming Public Board meetings. Eligible voting status requires attendance at the August and September meetings.
The meeting schedule is as follows: Monday Aug. 3; Monday Sept. 14 (2nd Monday due to Labor Day Holiday). Little League Board Member Elections; Monday Oct. 5; Monday Nov. 2
Goalie clinic scheduled for Aug. 3-7
Former NCAA division one soccer player Chris Haack will offer a goalkeeper clinic for middle school- and high school-age students at the St. Joe Kickers Club on Aug. 3-7 from 10 a.m. until noon.
Haack is a former goalkeeper coach for Grace Christian and St. Joseph high schools and has a “D” license with the United States Soccer Federation.
The cost of the clinic is $125, which includes a T-shirt. To register contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 269 449-7281.
Niles to hold wrestling camp Aug. 3-6
A youth wrestling camp featuring the University of Wisconsin head wrestling coach Barry Davis will be held at Niles High School Aug. 3-6.
Registration will be held Aug. 3 beginning at 9 a.m. at the high school. Cost of the camp is $150 per wrestler.
The camp is for wrestlers ages 10 and up and will run from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday.
For more information, contact Niles wrestling coach Todd Hess at (269) 823-3839 or by e-mail: email@example.com.
Benny’s Barber Shop Golf Outing Aug. 9
The fourth annual Benny’s Barber Shop Golf Outing, a four-man scramble, will take place Sunday, Aug. 9, at noon at Spruce Ridge.
Sign up at Peters’ shop at (269) 591-5233 or Spruce Ridge at 782-5827.
LMC Golf Outing at Orchard Hills
BENTON TOWNSHIP – The 21st Annual Lake Michigan College Golf Outing will be held Monday, Aug. 17, at Orchard Hills Country Club in Buchanan. Openings are available for the best-ball event.
The entry fee for a foursome is $600 or $150 for individual entries and a portion of the entry fee is tax deductible.
Opportunities to highlight local businesses through sponsorships are available beginning at $200.
To register, visit www.lake-michigancollege.edu/golf or contact LMC Foundation & Alumni Services Manager Mary Klemm at (269) 927-6849.