Area Sports Briefs

The Storch Soccer Academy is now taking registrations for the Introductory Soccer Camp for 4 & 5 year olds ($60), and the Youth Camp for 8-12 year olds ($75) during the week of June 23-27. A Goalkeeper Camp for 8-18 year olds ($75) and a Premier Camp for 10-18 year olds ($75) will be offered the week of July28-August 1. For more information, contact Tim Storch at 248-961-2553 or at

The 19th Annual Boys Basketball Camp will take place on the following dates: June 9-12 from 9am – 11:30 for boys entering grades 3-8; June 8 (5-8 p.m.) and June 9-11 from noon to 2:30 p.m. for boys entering Grades 9-12. Cost of the camp is $60 and includes a camp T-shirt. For more information contact John Pintar at 354-8379 or Bill Bright at 356-4345

Co-Ed 4 on 4 Under 21 Beach volleyball will start on Monday at Mich E Kewis Beach courts. Sign up begins at 5 p.m. The cost is $10 per player.

Challenger British Soccer Camps will be held June 16-20 at the East Campus Soccer Fields in Alpena. Morning sessions for ages 4-8 from 9 a.m.-noon. Afternoon sessions for ages 9-14 from 1-4 p.m. Registration can take place at or forms can be picked up at the East Campus soccer field concession stand. Call Terry at 356-2112 for further information.

Thunder Bay Soccer Association (TBSA) Fall soccer registrations will be held June 17, Thurs. June 19, June 24 and June 26 at the East Campus Soccer Fields in Alpena from 5:30-7pm. Registration forms can also be downloaded, filled out and mailed in with payment. These forms and other information can be found at All registrations MUST be received by July 9, or a $20 late fee will be applied. Call Terry at 356-2112 for further information.

It’s that time of year again to register your Jr. Golfers ages 3 -17 (yes we have 3 year olds!) for River’s Edge Jr. Golf. Stop in and sign up at the Pro Shop between now and opening day June 17, 2014. The dues for 2014 are $45 per golfer or $75 per family of three or more. This includes nine weeks of instruction from River’s Edge Golf Pro Jerry McConnell and nine holes of golf each week on one of River’s Edge’s exclusive Family Courses specially designed for golfers of all ages and abilities, games, and prizes. If you don’t have golf equipment for your child, clubs, balls and tees are available to borrow at no additional charge.

In addition, Jr. Members will also have the opportunity to play in several Jr. Tournaments for an additional nominal fee. Golfers have access to free driving range privileges during the instruction as well as the pool and tennis courts after golf for no additional charge. As a member of the River’s Edge Jr. Program your family is also eligible for a FANTASTIC Family Sunday afternoon rates.

Please stop in at River’s Edge Golf Club for more information or if you have any questions contact the Pro Shop at 989-354-4312 or visit the club’s website at , like our Facebook Page at Rivers Edge Jr. Golf or email