BRIEFS: San Juan Oaks to host spring, summer golf clinics

 

The San Juan Oaks Golf Club will host six golf clinics through
the spring and summer months, where golfers can fine-tune specific
areas of their game to help improve scores
San Juan Oaks host spring, summer golf clinics

The San Juan Oaks Golf Club will host six golf clinics through the spring and summer months, where golfers can fine-tune specific areas of their game to help improve scores.

One clinic will be offered each month, with clinics focused on full swing (May 23), chipping (June 20), sand shots (July 18), full swing (Aug. 22), putting (Sept. 26) and pitch shots (Oct. 17).

Classes will be held on Saturdays from 12 to 1 p.m. Cost is $25 per person.

For more information or to sign up, visit the golf shop at San Juan Oaks or call 831-636-6115.

Challenger Sports, YMCA team up for June soccer camp

Challenger Sports and the YMCA of San Benito County have teamed up to host the British Soccer camp from June 22 through 26 at Rancho San Justo Middle School in Hollister.

An additional camp will be held from July 6 through 10.

Each child will be coached by a member of the Challenger’s British coaching staff flown to the USA exclusively to work on these programs. In addition to taking part in a daily regime of foot skill development, technical and tactical practices and daily tournament style plays, each child will also be treated to a rich cultural experience and lessons on respect, responsibility, integrity, leadership and sportsmanship.

The YMCA of San Benito County and British Soccer will offer four different sessions, including First Kicks (ages 3-4 from 9 to 10 a.m.; Cost is $75); Mini Soccer (ages 4-5 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.; Cost is $80); Hald Day (ages 6-17 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.; Cost is $120); and Full Day (ages 10-17 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 4 p.m.; Cost is $175).

Each camper will receive a free T-shirt, soccer ball, soccer poster and an individual skills performance evaluation. In addition, any child who signs up online at least 45 days prior to camp will receive a genuine British Soccer replica jersey.

To sign up for the camp, either visit www.challengersports.com or mail applications and payment to: The YMCA of San Benito County, 339 Fifth Steet, Hollister, Calif., 95023.

The YMCA will be starting their summer basketball league in June for grades 1-5 along with indoor soccer for grades 4-8. For preschoolers, a second round of T-ball will be held in June and July along with track and field in June and biking for the month of July.

For more information, visit the YMCA Web site for San Benito County at ymcacentralcoast.org or stop by the office at 339 Fifth Street, Hollister (831) 637-8600 or email Kristie Agan, sports coordinator at: [email protected]

Gilroy Shockers seek pitchers

The Gilroy Shockers 16-and-under “B” girls fastpitch softball team is looking for a pitcher(s) for the 2009 summer season. If interested, please contact Jose at 408-665-2888.

MVC seeks football coaches

Monte Vista Christian School in Watsonville has football coaching jobs open at all levels for the 2009-2010 season. For more information, please call Athletic Director David Reese at 831-768-6141. Resumes may be sent to: [email protected]

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