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 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.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.nashuasportsacad­emy.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.

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 Byrne@windhamsd.org or TDarrin@ windhamsd.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.daniellehendersonsoftballacad­emy.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.