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Placer youth football camp next week

Sierra Scene
By: Journal Sports Staff
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The Placer High football program will host a camp for boys and girls in third through eighth grades June 25-28 at the football practice field.
The camp will run from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. each day. The non-contact camp will emphasize fun and skill development. Each camper will receive a Hillmen music CD and a Hillmen highlight DVD along with a t-shirt. Cost is $100.
Registration, and more information is available at www.placerfootball.org.
Youth golf camps at The Ridge this summer
Placer High girls golf coach Carol French will host a series of golf camps for junior high and high school boys and girls this summer at The Ridge Golf Course in Auburn.
The camps will consist of three days of instruction followed by course play on the fourth day. Sessions run from 4 p.m. to 6:30 each day. Cost for the camp is $100 and includes green fees. Dates for the camps are June 18-21, July 9-12, July 16-19 and July 30-Aug. 2.
For more information and registration forms, contact French at (530) 888-0822, (530) 613-9933 or email carolf66@sbcglobal.net.
Auburn City Fire Golf Tournament Friday at The Ridge
The Auburn Hook and Ladder Company No. 1 is sponsoring the seventh annual Auburn City Fire Golf Tournament at The Ridge Golf Course in Auburn on Friday, June 22 at 1 p.m.
The tournament is the Hook and Ladder’s primary annual fundraising event to support and promote fire protection and safety in the Auburn community.
Applications for golf and/or sponsorships are available at www.auburncityfire.com. For more information, contact Johnny Williamson at (916) 216-5095.
Softball marathon set for June 23-24
The inaugural Christina Stamps – Council Memorial Appendix Cancer Awareness 44-hour Softball Marathon will take place June 23-24 at Regional Park in Auburn.
The softball tournament will begin June 23 at midnight and is open to Men’s Upper D, Men’s E, women’s and co-ed teams. The tournament is also an ASA qualifier.
Cost is $325 per team, plus a $25 ASA registration fee. There is a three-game guarantee.
Proceeds will go toward establishing two scholarships in Christina Stamps’ name at Three Rivers, Texas and Chana High School in Auburn.
For more information, email to motherlodesoftball@hotmail.com or visit www.motherlodesoftball.com.
Baseball Factory tryout June 24 at Sierra College
The Under Armour Baseball Factory national tryout will take place June 24 at Sierra College in Rocklin. All baseball players ages 12-14 are encouraged to attend.
Players should report at noon for registration. Tryouts begin at 1 p.m. Registration fee is $99. Visit baseballfactory.com/tryouts or call (800) 641-4487 ext. 101 for more information.
ARD bringing back adult volleyball
ARD will host a free introduction to adult intermediate volleyball through June 22 to help promote its Tuesday and Friday morning programs.
Men ages 50 and up and women ages 45 and up are welcome to participate in the free clinic. Adult volleyball meets from 9 a.m.-noon Tuesday and Friday. Teams are formed after a warm-up period and spend the rest of the time playing three-touch volleyball.