Sports Briefs 06-27-13

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LA football camp slated for July 8-11

The Hilltopper Youth Football Camp is scheduled for July 8-11 at Sullivan Field. Registration is currently underway.
The camp is for students entering grades 4-8. The camp will focus on basic offensive and defensive philosophies and proper techniques. Safe blocking and tackling techniques will be emphasized.
Price for participation is $55. Registrations can be made to Garett Williams, 994 Nambe Place, Los Alamos.

Golf swap set for Sunday

The Los Alamos Junior Golf Association will host its annual golf swap June 30.
The golf swap will start at 8 a.m. at Los Alamos Golf Course.
Golfers can bring unused equipment to LAGC to donate prior to Sunday.
Proceeds from the golf swap will go to support the LAJGA.
More information can be found by calling 662-5096 or 500-8156.

Water aerobics course offered in White Rock

A water aerobics course is being offered at Piñon Park Pool in White Rock.
The course is scheduled for Mondays and Wednesdays from 7:30-8:25 a.m.
Price for participation is $6.50 for pool members and $7 for non-members.
More information about the course can be obtained by calling instructor Lori Edmonds-Boone at 660-0246.

Firecracker Fun Run is July 4

Registration is open for the Family YMCA of Los Alamos’ Firecracker Fun Run.
The run is set for 8 a.m. July 4. The race begins at the YMCA’s facility at 1450 Iris Street.
Top male and female runners will win prizes. All entrants are eligible for door prizes.
Price for participation is $25, $15 for YMCA members and $10 for entrants age 13 and under.
More information is available at the YMCA’s website, laymca.org.

Tennis tourney to be played in Carlsbad

The City of Carlsbad is hosting its annual Cavern City Tennis Tournament.
The tournament, which is for United States Tennis Association members, will begin July 5. Registration must be completed by June 30.
Players may enter in up to three events during the tournament. Skill levels and draws will be determined by the number of entries.
Price for participation is $20 for singles and $30 per team for doubles.
More information about the event can be obtained by calling tournament director Charlie Jurva at 575-887-1980.