Sports Talk – Merrimack Journal – July 3, 2015

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

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.ThunderbirdsVolleyball. 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.nashuasportsacad­ 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.

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@nashuasilverknights. 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 or TDarrin@

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 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.daniellehendersonsoftballacad­

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