Camps and clinics slated

By Jim Fuller

July 28, 2014


I Support My Community will host a free agility clinic July 28 at Crater Park. Youth under 10: 5 to 5:45 p.m.; 10 and older: 6 to 8 p.m.

Farando Best and Elkin Middle School football coach Hagan Miller will be among those on hand to guide those who attend. For more information, contact Best at 734-8978.


Elkin High School will host a three-day camp for rising freshmen through rising seniors July 28 through 30 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The camp costs $30. Campers can register on the first day of the camp. T-shirts and lunches are provided. Make checks payable to Elkin High School.

Football practice for the 2014 season begins at 9 a.m. on August 1.


Starmount High School will be hosting its annual youth football camp for kindergartners through sixth-graders on July 28 and 29.

The cost is $10. It will be held on the practice field to the left of the school from 6-8 each evening.

If you have questions, you may call Coach Scott Johnson at 468-8686 or 469-0372.


East Wilkes High School is holding tennis clinics for ages 7-17 July 29 and 31 for beginners and advanced players. The beginner clinic will be from 9:30-10:30. The advanced clinic will be from 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

The cost of each clinic is $5.00 and no registration is required. All clinics will be led by Coach Aaron Simmons along with former and current players from the East Wilkes tennis program. For questions or more information, call Simmons at 336-927-7391.