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Area sports briefs

From staff reports
The Kannapolis Intimidators gave up four runs in both the third and fifth innings in an 8-2 loss to West Virginia on Monday.
Mark Fleisher produced an RBI double to give the Intimidators a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the first inning at Fieldcrest Cannon Stadium, but Kannapolis produced only one more run, with three consecutive singles providing the final run in the bottom of the fifth.
The Intimidators fell to 2-3 in the second half of the South Atlantic League season.
– Catawba tennis camps
Catawba is offering four more weeks of summer tennis camps, and each week still has a few spots available.
Dates for the camps are July 7-10, July 21-24, July 28-31 and Aug. 4-7.
During the fall, the Catawba Community junior tennis clinics will be offering after-school tennis clinics as well as tennis clinics on Saturday mornings and Sunday afternoons.
In formation for all clinics can be found at www.gocatawbaindians.com under the camps and clinics link. For more information, contact Jeff Childress at (704) 637-4265 or jchildre@catawba.edu.
– Carson hoops camp
The second annual Cougar Basketball Camp will take place July 14-17 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Carson gym.
The camp is for boys and girls who will be in grades second-through-six next school year. All campers will receive T-shirts, and awards will be given for free-throw and hot-shot contests.
Cost is $55. For more information, contact Brian Perry at (704) 855-5039.
– Kannapolis camp
A.L. Brown basketball camp dates are June 16-19, July 7-10 and July 28-31.
Camp runs from 9-1 each day at Kannapolis Middle School.
Cost is $55 for each week.
Contact A.L. Brown coach Shelwyn Klutz at (704) 933-5241.
– Soccer camp
East Rowan will hold its first East Rowan Soccer Camp from July 7-11 at the high school.
Led by Erwin coach and camp director Steve Lundgren, the camp will run from 8 a.m. to noon each day and is for boys and girls who will be in grades fifth-through-ninth next school year. Cost is $60 and includes camp insurance, a T-shirt and a ball.
East Rowan varsity soccer players also will help with the camp. For more information, contact Lundgren at (980) 622-9015 or Eduel Atkins at (704) 224-4452.
– Rowan Junior Open
The first annual Rowan Junior Open Golf Championship will be held July 7-8 at the Club at Irish Creek and the Warrior Golf Club.
There is an entry fee of $50 and players can apply through July 2.
Entries are open to male and female amateur golfers who have not reached their 19th birthday by July 8 and who have not started college. Entries are open to the first 96 applicants.
The format is a two-day individual stroke play.
For more information call the Club at Irish Creek at (704) 933-4336 or The Warrior at (704) 856-0871.n Scooter Sherrill camp
The inaugural Scooter Sherrill basketball skills camp will be held July 21-24 at Carson High School.
The camp, which is for boys and girls who will be in grades 6-through-12 next school year, runs from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. each day. It will include fundamental basketball skills and drills to focus on the individual improvement of each camper.
Cost is $95 and includes lunch and a camp T-shirt. For more information contact Scooter Sherrill at (919) 413-1050 or Brian Perry at (704) 855-5039.
– Catawba football
The Catawba Football Camp will be held July 7-9.
Contact D.J. Summers at (704) 645-4558 dsummers@catawba.edu.

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