The North Suncoast Junior Golf Association had a tournament on June 29 at the Dunes Golf Club at Seville, north of Weeki Wachee, with local youths competing in various age divisions.
Golfers from as far away as Tampa and Orlando competed.
In the Girls Advanced Division (ages 10-18), Summer Moser of Lutz shot an 18-hole score of 78 to edge out Brooksville's Lauren Shuford (79) and Spring Hill's Megan Berube (82). Drew Cooke of Homosassa shot a 74 to take the Boys Advanced Division crown (ages 13-15) ahead of Travis Swanson of Beverly Hills (76) and Ryan Nicoll of Spring Hill (78).
In 12-hole play, Evan Sun of Wesley Chapel shot a 53 to beat Jans Tamayo of Spring Hill (57) and Deven Reberio of Orlando (58) and win the Boys Advanced Division title (ages 10-12).
Younger players also shined in nine-hole action. Spring Hill residents swept the top three spots in Girls Intermediate Division (ages 10-18) play. Skylar Muscianese (50) defeated Deanna Berube (56) and Regan Taylor (61) for the crown.
In the Boys Intermediate Division (ages 13-18), Daniel Merritt of Brooksville (47) handily had a stroke advantage over Brendan Pfent of Spring Hill (53) and Ben Cash of Spring Hill (54). The other Boys Intermediate Division (ages 10-12) was won by Christian Wessel of Spring Hill (49), finishing ahead of Brennan Bishop Inverness (50) and Morgan Moser of Lutz (52).
The final class was the Boys & Girls Division (ages 7-8). The seven-hole competition was dominated by Dunnellon's Charlie Moraties (29); Tyler Cash of Spring Hill (44) placed third.
PHCC CHEERLEADING TRYOUTS: Pasco-Hernando Community College is holding tryouts for its cheerleading team at 5:30 p.m. July 29.
The tryouts will be in the conference center at the West Campus in New Port Richey, 10230 Ridge Road. Preparation sessions will be at 4:30 p.m. July 27 and 28. Skills required for the final tryouts will be taught during the preparation periods.
Cheerleaders promote school spirit on campus and at all home basketball games. Team members will also have the opportunity to support additional PHCC athletic programs, host fundraisers and participate in community service projects.
Male and female PHCC students, including incoming freshmen, returning sophomores and transfer students in good academic standing may try out. Tryout requirements and additional information can be found at phcc.edu.
For information, call cheerleading coach Lisa Fairbanks at (727) 816-3473 or send e-mail to [email protected]
ELECTRIFIED SOFTBALL TRYOUTS: Electrified of Spring Hill is forming its roster for the 2010 fall season.
The club is a 12-and-under AAU softball team that travels for competitive play. The season starts in September.
Call Tom Ulasewich at (352) 584-5861 or Dawn Leo at (352) 585-2584.
ADULT BASEBALL: The Pasco-Hernando Area Senior Baseball League is looking for players for its 2010 season.
Players ages 18 to 65 are eligible. Games will be at Pasco-Hernando Community College in New Port Richey and other facilities in the area. The league plans to field six to eight teams, with a 15-game schedule on Sundays beginning Aug. 1.
Plans for the Labor Day Classic, Sept. 4 to 6, call for a double-elimination tournament. Games will be played at PHCC, Frank Tack Park and Jack Russell Stadium in Clearwater. Registration is limited to eight teams. Discounts up to $100 are available for early registration.
For information, call (352) 683-1692 or send e-mail to conrad [email protected]
YES BOWLING EXTRAVAGANZA: The Hernando County Sheriff's Office Youth Education Services' 10th annual Bowling Extravaganza is scheduled for July 17 at Spring Hill Lanes, 3447 Commercial Way.
The $150 team entry fee covers four bowlers, a lane sponsorship, three games of bowling and shoe rental. Businesses can sponsor a lane individually for $100. To enter without lane sponsorship, the fee is $75 for four bowlers. Individual bowlers can enter for $20.
Proceeds for this event benefit the Hernando County Sheriff's Office Youth Education Services, a nonprofit organization that develops programs for young people in the community.
Call Sue Raffensperger at (352) 754-6830, ext. 53660. A printable registration form is also available at hernandosheriff.org.
HERNANDO COUNTY SUMMER CAMPS: The Hernando County Recreation Department is holding several summer camps through August.
Kids can participate in the following athletic camps: football at Delta Woods Park (Monday), fast-pitch softball at Anderson Snow Park (Monday or Aug. 2), baseball pitching clinic at Anderson Snow Park (Monday or Aug. 2), tennis at Hernando Park (July 26), and volleyball at Challenger K-8 School (July 19).
All camps are open to children ages 8-14. Enrollment fees vary from $20 to $135, depending on the camp.
For information, call the Recreation Department at (352) 754-4031 or visit hernandocounty.us/parks_rec/Recreation.
BROOKSVILLE SUMMER CAMPS: The Brooksville Recreation Department will have several weeklong summer camps at the Jerome Brown Community Center in Brooksville through August.
For $60 per camper, including lunch daily, kids have a choice of basketball (Monday-July 16), soccer (July 19-23), flag football (July 26-30) and volleyball (Aug. 2-6).
All camps are open to children ages 7 and older, except for tennis camp, which has two sessions. The 9-and-older clinic is at the Jerome Brown Center; the younger-than-9 clinic is at Bud McKethan Park.
After-camp care is available until 5:30 p.m. for an additional cost of $25. A late fee of $10 will be charged if registration is not paid one week before the start of camp.
Call Tina Nichols at (352) 544-3835 or visit cityofbrooksville.us.
To notify us of community sports achievements or coming events, contact Derek J. LaRiviere at [email protected] or (352) 584-6337.