Merrimack Sports Talk

CAMPS

Nashua Baseball
Academy

The Nashua Baseball Academy is holding two baseball camps rain or shine at its indoor/outdoor facilty at 265 Proctor Hill Road in Hollis July 6-10 and 13-17.

Camp hours are 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. each day and the fee is $125 per week and discounted to $100 per week for members. The camp dates are July 6 to July 10, and, July 13 to 17. The camps will focus on developing players skills and practicing those skills in games and competitions.

A day by day, prorated option to fit your schedule is available as well. To register, contact Coach Loftus at nashuabaseballacademy@comcast.net.

Thunderbirds
Beach Volleyball

The Thunderbirds Juniors Beach Volleyball Club is currently holding Session Two of its beach volleyball training series for girls and boys ages 10 – 18 at the sand courts at the Brookline Ball Park. Session Two runs to July 1 on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4-6 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. For information, visit www.Thunderbirds
Volleyball.com.

Nashua Sports
Academy Camp

Summer Camp at Nashua Sports Academy starts June 22, and runs weekly thru Aug. 28. There is a weekly Adventure Camp as well as sports specific camps for boys and girls ages four and up. Go to www.nashuasports
academy.com for more information or to register.

Silver Knights
Baseball Camp

The Nashua Silver Knights will be hosting their annual baseball camp at Holman Stadium July 13-17 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

The cost is $199 per camper, open to youths ages seven to 14, although others can be considered under special circumstances.

Campers will receive a Nashua Silver Knights Summer Baseball Camp T-shirt and four reserved tickets to the Camp Day game, and campers will take part in a pre-game parade. Lunch will be served each day of the camp, and water will be provided.

For more information, call 718-8883, email Tyler Bonin at tyler@nashua
silverknights.com.

Windham Wrestling Camp

The Windham High School wrestling staff will host a four-day youth wrestling camp June 22-25 from 3-6 p.m. for students entering grades K-9 (pre-K wrestlers also welcome at parent/coach discretion).

Campers will receive personal tips, personal letters home, and other gifts from their counselors. Members of the Windham High School wrestling team will be on hand. The cost of camp is $100 per wrestler, and additional siblings are only $25 each. For more information, contact Byrne@windhamsd.org or TDarrin@wind
hamsd.org.

UNH Field
Hockey Clinics

The University of New Hampshire field hockey program will host youth clinics on July 10-11 from 9-11 a.m. open to girls and boys attending kindergarten to fourth grade. Each clinic costs $55.

Middle and high school athletes, will be held Tuesday from 6-7:30 p.m. The cost is $25. Contact Ross Gorham or Claire Grogan via email to register.

To register your athlete or for more information, contact Claire Grogan at Claire.Grogan@unh.edu or at
339-237-1655.

UMass Lowell
Softball Clinic

The Danielle Henderson Softball Academy at UMass Lowell will hold summer clinics on July 13-15 for youths in grades three through six and July 27-29 for grades 7-12. UMass Lowell coaches and players will offer instruction in pitching, hitting, and defense.

For complete information on the clinics, times, and registration, visit www.daniellehendersonsoft
ballacademy.com.

UNH Boys Soccer Camps

The University of New Hampshire men’s soccer program, along with Soccer Sphere (a year round soccer training business), will host many camps during the summer of 2015. The first camp is set for July 18 and is the Soccer Sphere College ID Days open to boys ages 15-18. The single day event begins at 8:50 a.m. and concludes at 5 p.m. The cost is $79.95 for the day. Activities include an athletic facility tour, field player drills and goalkeeper training and an 11 on 11 match.

The second camp is the residential camp running from July 2-July 30 on the UNH campus and is open to boys ages nine-18. The cost of the camp is $475 for day campers and $595 for residential campers and includes five days of soccer training and instruction, a camp t-shirt, three meals per day and on-campus housing in a UNH dormitory.

For more information on the camps, contact assistant coach Rich Weinrebe via email at Richard.weinrebe@unh.edu. For more information on camps and leagues running year round, visit www.soccersphere.org.

UMass Lowell
Soccer Camps

The UMass Lowell women’s soccer program will hold two four-day summer camps.

There will be two River Hawk Soccer Academy sessions aimed at two differing age groups. The first runs from July 31-Aug. 3 and is open to girls age 13 and up. It will be an intense training camp that will focus on both the technical and tactical sides of the game.

Those signing up for the camp will have the choice of attending as either a commuter or residential participant. The registration fee is $495 for residential players and $395 for commuter attendees.

The second camp session is open to boys and girls between the ages of 6 and 12 and will be a mix of technical stations, small sided games and individual instruction.

Campers will also have supervised access to the UMass Lowell swimming pool.The registration fee is $225 for a full day session and $125 for half day attendees.

Enrollment, for both camps, is limited and on a first come, first serve basis.

For more information contact Assistant Coach Matt Harry at Matthew_Harry@uml.edu or visit http://www.totalcamps.com/umlwomenssoccercamps/home.

UNH Girls Soccer Camps

The University of New Hampshire women’s soccer summer camps on July 13 and July 19 still have spots available.

The day camp will run from July 13-16 from 9 a.m.-noon on Bremner Field and is open to those entering grades 1-5 in the 2015-16 academic year. The fee of $150 includes a camp t-shirt and a soccer ball. The overnight camp starts July 19-22 and is open to girls entering grades 6-12 in the 2015-16 academic year.

Two options are available as campers can be commuters or stay overnight. Both include a camp t-shirt and ball, a full evening program and three meals daily at the University dining halls. The commuter cost runs at $375 while the overnight price is $475.

For more information on any of the camps, contact assistant coach Amanda Webb via phone at (603) 862-0744 or by email at Amanda.Webb@unh.edu (preferred method of contact).

UNH field hockey camps

The University of New Hampshire field hockey program will hold a pair of four-day summer camp sessions, July 5-8 and July 9-12.

Both camps are open to junior high and high school students (as of fall 2015). Each session offers overnight ($475) and commuter ($375) options, both of which consist of four days of field hockey instruction, a full evening program and three meals daily. The overnight package also includes on-campus lodging in a UNH dormitory.

Day One of camp includes afternoon (2-4 p.m.) and evening (6-8 p.m.) sessions with an optional evening play (8:30-9:30 p.m.). Days Two and Three consist of a morning (8:30-11 a.m.), afternoon and evening session as well as the optional evening play. Day Four concludes with a morning session.

Campers will receive instruction from the UNH field hockey coaching staff,

For more information or to register, go online to www.unhwildcats.com/camps/index. For questions regarding registration, contact Kate McAfee at kafe.mcafee@unh.edu.

UNH Girls Ice Hockey Camp

The University of New Hampshire women’s ice hockey program will hold its annual Girls Ice Hockey Camp on July 13-17 at the Whittemore Center.

The camp is open to girls ages 6-18 and split into three divisions: U-18 (ages 14-18), U-14 (ages 10-13) and U-10 (ages 6-9). The cost of the camp is $525; a $200 deposit is due at sign up and the balance is due July 1. Camp is daily 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; early drops (7 a.m.) and late pick ups (6 p.m.) are available.

Campers check in July 13 at the Whittemore Center. At that time, each camper will receive a camp jersey, t-shirt and finalized daily schedule. Activities include ice time, ball hockey, field activities, off-ice chalk talk, dryland training, weight training and lunch.

To register or get more details, go online at www.unhwildcats.com/camps or contact Mira Frase at (603) 862-1161 or Mira.Frase@unh.edu.

UNH Boys Basketball Camp

Registration is open for the upcoming University of New Hampshire Boys Basketball Wildcat Day Camp set for July 27-30 at UNH’s Lundholm Gymnasium and Paul Sweet Oval.

The day camp is open to any and all participants from grades two to nine. For boys in grades 2-5, camp will run from 9 a.m.-noon. The longer camp, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. is for grades 6-9.

Besides instruction for beginners and advanced youth, there will be two games per day and skill development sessions.

Each camper will receive a tee shirt and a UNH basketball. Camp prices are $90 for grades 2-5 and $175 for grades 6-9.

For more information, contact Liz McAllister at liz.mcallister@unh.edu.

UNH Girls Basketball Day Camp

The University of New Hampshire women’s basketball team announced that registration is still available for both sessions of the 2015 Girl’s Basketball Wildcat Day Camp at Lunholm Gym.

The camp is open to any and all girls entering ninth grade as of Fall 2015 and is split into two sessions. Session 1 runs from June 29-July 2 and Session 2 runs from July 13-July 17. Camp check-in will start at 8:30 a.m. on the Monday of each session. The hours of each day go from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., except for the final day of each session, which will end at 2 p.m.

Campers should bring a boxed lunch, change of sneakers, swimsuit, towel and a water bottle to each day of camp.

Registration is available online or by mail. Visit UNHWildcats.com/camps/index and complete the application that can be submitted either online or by mail.

For more information, contact assistant coach Kelsey Hogan at (603) 862-0282 or by email at kelsey.hogan@unh.edu.

NHTI Camps

New Hampshire Technical Institue in Concord will be having a series of summer camps/events:

The Rip City Basketball Camp: June 22-26 for Grades 4-11; Summer Boys High School tournament July 11;Summer Girls High School tournament: July 17-18 (Contact Coach Jen Fithian at jrfithian@gmail.com).

Also: Paul Hogan Basketball Camps for the summer of 2015. Camp information can be found at www.hogancamps.com or 340-1719; Play On! Soccer Camp at NHTI July 13-17 for boys and girls in grades 4-10.

Shooter’s Gold Basketball Camps will also be held in 7 different towns around the state of NH. Forms are printable from the site along with information.