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Cape Fear Youth Hockey Association tryouts

August 7, 2009

From our friends at the CFYHA…

The Cape Fear Youth Hockey Association team tryouts will be held at Cleland Ice Rink on Fort Bragg this month.

Pee Wees (1997-1998 birth year) will work out on Thursday from 7-8:30 p.m.

The Mites (2001-2002) are slated to tryout on Tuesday, Aug. 25 from 6:30-7:30 p.m.

On Wednesday, Aug. 26, the Squirts (1999-2000) will skate from 6:30-7:30 p.m. while the Bantams (1995-1996) will hold their tryouts on Wednesday, Aug. 26 from 7:45-8:45 p.m.

Finally, the Midgets (1993-1994) will skate on Thursday, Aug. 27 from 7:45-8:45 p.m.

For more information, log on to


Youth Football (and Cheerleading) Clinics

August 4, 2009

From our friends at Fort Bragg…

FORT BRAGG – Football season is just around the corner. Fort Bragg youth will soon be donning their uniforms to head out on the gridiron in the Child, Youth and School Services leagues.

Youth looking for a little extra time on the field prior to the start of the season are encouraged to come out for the Football Clinic on Aug. 11 and 13.

The clinic will be held at the Main Post Polo Field from 5:30 to 7 p.m. No football game would be complete without the cheerleaders on the sidelines rooting on their team, so a cheerleading clinic will be held Aug. 12 and 13. The clinic will also be held at the Main Post Polo Field from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Both clinics are free and open to all CYSS cardholders ages 6-18. Volunteer coaches are needed for football and cheerleading.

For more information, please call 396-9017, 396-9123 or 907-5833.

Volleyball Camp

July 6, 2009

A reminder from our friend Patrick Dupree…

Time is running out to sign up for the 2009 Championship Volleyball Camp set for July 16-18 at The John D. Fuller Sr. Recreational/Athletic Complex.

The camp, for girls in sixth through ninth grades, will feature instruction and training in the skills and techniques of bumping, passing, setting, service and defense. Julie Cooke and a well -trained staff of assistant coaches will be leading the camp.

The registration fee is $50. For more details, call 868-2828.

A chance to get in step…

June 29, 2009

From our friend Patrick Dupree….

The “Gideon Marching Troop” Step Team will meet at the John D. Fuller Sr. Recreational/Athletic Complex on Friday July 10 from 3-5 p.m. Anyone who is interested in stepping should attend this meeting.

If you have a son, daughter, niece, nephew or grandchild you know has stepping ability please inform them to attend this meeting/practice. If you have any questions please contact Patrick Dupree, Recreation Coordinator at the John D. Fuller Sr. Recreational/Athletic Complex at 868-2828.

Pop Warner Football in Fayetteville

June 16, 2009

This letter arrived in my e-mail inbox a couple of days ago, detailing the formation of a Pop Warner Football Team in Fayetteville.

Check it out.


Here are a few of the basics…

The Fayetteville Pop Warner Youth Football/Cheer Association and the Fayetteville Generals are brining Pop Warner Football to Fayetteville in 2009.

The Generals are offering football and cheerleading for boys and girls ages 5-14 for the upcoming season.
Registration is open through Aug. 16.

Fees for the Tiny Mite division (5-7) are $60 per child and it’s $125 for the other divisions.

Games are scheduled for Saturdays this fall and the Generals will be competing with teams from Sanford and the Raleigh-Durham area.

For more information, call Anthony Draughn at (910) 818-5518 or log on to the league’s Web site here.

Fall adult league registration

June 12, 2009

Thanks to Patrick Dupree for sending this over…

The John D. Fuller Sr. Recreational/Athletic Complex is now accepting team registration for its 2009 Fall Adult Basketball Leagues. We will have a male adult and a female adult basketball league. Registration fee is $300 for a 10-person team. Additional players are $ 30 per extra player and team rosters cannot exceed 15!

Games will be played Tuesday and Thursday evenings. We are only accepting the first 10 men’s teams and the first 10 women’s teams who register.

For more information, contact Patrick Dupree at 868-2828 ext. 224.

The season starts Tuesday, Aug. 4.

Tennis camps

June 11, 2009

Tennis ballFrom our friend Nathan Walls…

Junior Tennis Camp

Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation will be offering a junior tennis camp Aug. 10-14 from 9 a.m.-noon for ages 7-13 at Mazarick Park. Campers should bring snacks and drink each day. All equipment will be provided! Cost is $50. Register at your local recreation center. Call Ted Lepper at 433-1576 or James Parker at 433-1392 for more information.

Youth & Adult Tennis Lessons

Fayetteville-Cumberland Parks & Recreation is offering youth and adult tennis lessons each month through December. Participants meet once a week for one month at local parks. Lessons are being offered separately for ages 6-9, ages 10-17 and adults only. Times and dates are subject to change. A monthly session costs $40. Private individual lessons are available for $25 an hour. Proper tennis attire is recommended. Equipment is provided. Register at your local recreation center. For more information, contact Ted Lepper at 433-1576.

Fayetteville-Cumberland Fall registration

June 5, 2009

Fall signups are under way…

Registration is June 1-Aug. 1 for the following sports: Football for ages 7 – 14, Soccer for ages 5-17, Cheer for ages 7-14, Cheer Instructional Program for ages 5-6, Baseball for ages 7-14 and Volleyball for ages 9-17. Register at the center closest to your residence.

Birth certificate and $20 fee ($25 for football) are required at the time of registration. League age is the age attained by a player prior to Dec. 1 of the current playing year.

Call 433-1547 for more information.

Flag football, anyone?

June 1, 2009

From the e-mail in-box…

Sportz United of Fayetteville is taking teams and individuals for the Adult 4 on 4 Flag Football Division. This league is open to players aging from 18 years and older. All Coed, Men and Women teams are welcome. Season starts July 18. For more information contact Sportz United 2k of Fayetteville at (704) 512-9395 or

Roy Hall Attack Camp coming to Jack Britt

June 1, 2009

Thanks to Marty Bartram for sending this in…

The Jack Britt High School wrestling team is hosting the Roy Hall attack camp July 6-8 at Jack Britt High School, featuring Coach Roy Hall and his Davison, Mich., High School Wrestling Staff.

This camp is designed for all athletes bringing an intensified approach to include advanced drilling, live wrestling and intense training techniques employed by the most successful coaches and athletes. Clinics will teach the philosophy that has made Coach Hall’s teams a national power. Hall’s teams have won 6 of the last 7 Division 1 Michigan State Titles and are working on 7 of 7. Coach Hall’s “Attack” Style has produced numerous Fargo National Champions and All?American former elite wrestlers.

The cost is $30 per session or $75 for the entire three days. The camp web page can be seen here and the registration form and complete schedule is available on that site.