Sports Briefs

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Del Oro lists sports camps for summer Del Oro High will be hosting several different sports camps through the month of July and August. Included are the following: Frosh Football – July 14 through 16, July 21 through 23. 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. $80. Contact: Keith Powers (916) 652-7243, ext. 1804. Isaac Tennis Camp – Aug. 3 to 6, Gold Group (High School Students, $160), 8-11 a.m.; Black Group (11-13 years old, $160) 8-11 a.m.; Yellow Group (7-11 years old, $95), 8-9:30 a.m.; White Group (5-7 years old, $65), 8-8:45 a.m. Contact: Jen Isaac (530) 823-5313. Jr. Golden Eagle Football Camp – July 24 and 25, 5-7 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Ages 6-14. $70. Contact: Casey Taylor (916) 652-7243. Boys Soccer Team Tactics Camp – July 27 through 30, 9-11 a.m.; grades 9-12, $85. Contact: Dave Shiro, (530) 878-7120. Jr. Golf Camps at The Ridge The Ridge Golf Club in Auburn is offering Junior Golf Camps from 9 a.m. to noon on August 5 and 6 . The camps are for boys and girls ages 8 to 17; clubs or experience are not needed. Fundamentals of the swing, short game and putting will be covered. There will be games and skills contests to enrich each attendee’s experience. Cost per camp is $50 for Ridge Junior Club members, $60 for non-members. To sign up, call The Ridge’s golf shop at (530) 888-7888. Former 49er to host football camps Former San Francisco 49ers tight end Ted Popson has scheduled a Skills and Technique Football Camp for youths ages 11 to 15 this month in Auburn. Being conducted in conjunction with the Auburn Recreation District, the Ted Popson Football Camps are non-contact which will focus on teaching technique and skills for Receivers (July 20 through 24) and Defensive Line (July 27 through 31). To sign up for the camp sessions, contact Auburn Recreation District at (530) 885-8461 or go to the ARD web site for registration forms. Popson can also be reached at (530) 305-7506 for further information. Sierra College summer camps Sierra College will be hosting several summer sports camps for area boys and girls athletes. For more information or to register go to and click on courses then click on Sports Camps. Registration can also be taken via phone at (916) 660-7160 or by mail or walk-in. Sierra Hall of Fame taking nominations The Sierra College Wolverine Athletic Association (WAA) is accepting nominations for its Class of 2010 Hall of Fame to honor its former and current athletes, coaches, and community members. The association is asking members of the community for nominations for induction into the Hall of Fame. The deadline to submit a nomination is Aug. 7. Nominations should be sent to Tim Haenny, Wolverines Athletic Association Hall of Fame Committee Chairman, at 5000 Rocklin Rd., Rocklin, CA 95677. For more information, call the Sierra College P.E. & Athletics Division office at 660-8100 or visit