The Summerfest Fun Run will be held July 31.
There is 5K race for adults and a half-mile Fun Run for kids. The entry fees are $15 for the 5K ($10 for students) and $5 for the Fun Run. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. in the Dallas Radio Shack parking lot. The Fun Run starts at 9:45 a.m. followed by the 5K at 10 a.m. For more information: Sandy Teal, 503-910-9787.
Three sessions of Wildcat Hoop Camp are coming soon
. Girls in grades 4-8 will meet from July 19-22. Boys and girls in grades K-3 and boys in grades 4-8 will meet from July 26-30. The K-3 group will meet daily from 8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. at Whitworth Elementary. Boys and girls in grades 4-8 will meet from 12:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. at Dallas High School. The cost for each session is $50 and includes a camp T-shirt. Registration forms are available at Whitworth, the Dallas Aquatic Center and the Dallas Radio Shack. For more information: Craig Button, 503-623-4894; Brian Williamson, 503-831-0251.
The 38th Annual Monmouth-Independence Mini-Marathon will be held July 4
. The 2.6-mile race will begin at 11:45 a.m. It starts at Monmouth City Hall and ends at Independence City Hall. Early registration is $5 and ends June 30. Day-of-race registration is $10. Trophies will be presented to the top male and female finishers. Age group winners will receive ribbons. Registration forms are available at wv.roadrunners.org. For more information: Terry Cable, 503-606-9681 or 503-930-2360.
Dallas High School Junior Cheer Camp will be held July 12 in the DHS Forum
. The camp is for those in grades K-8 and will run from 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m. The cost is $25 per child. Participants will learn the basics of cheerleading. There will be a performance at the end of the camp. Participants also will have a chance to march in the Summerfest Parade. Registration forms are available in the DHS office. For more information: Nancy Baker, 503-623-8336.
A Dallas High School Alumni Golf Tournament will be played July 31 at Oak Knoll Golf Course
. The tourney is open to Dallas graduates as well as friends and family. The entry fee is $40 before July 1 and $45 afterward. For more information: Scott Praegitzer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 36th Annual Monmouth-Independence 4th of July Tennis Tournament will be played July 3-4 and will be headquartered at the Central High School courts
. There are categories for all skill levels in singles, doubles and mixed doubles. There will be father/son and mother/daughter divisions as well. Proceeds will benefit local youth tennis. To register: www.oregontennis.com or Ron Warkentin, 503-623-2998.
Jason Buce Wrestling Camp will be held July 24-25 at Dallas High School
. The camp is for all ages, and the cost is 5 cents. Campers will meet from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. July 24 and from 9 a.m.-noon July 25. Buce was a three-time state champion at Dallas in the early 1990s and went on to earn All-American honors at Oregon State. He currently is an assistant coach at Wilsovnille High School.
Swimming lessons are being held at Western Oregon's Wolverton Memorial Pool
. Several different sessions for swimmers of varying abilities are being held with the first starting June 28. The cost is $35 per session. Private lessons are available upon request. For more information: Melissa Ineck, 503-838-8701.
Dallas Basketball Camp will be held June 24-27 in the DHS gym
. The camp is for boys in grades 5-8 and girls in grades 3-8. The cost is $75. Practices will be held daily from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The instruction staff includes DHS coaches Dave Brautigam and Rory Lassetter. For more information: Brautigam at 503-539-9758, Lassetter at 503-365-7904.
The Seventh Annual Mid-Willamette Valley Services Foundation Golf Tournament will be held July 23 at Oak Knoll Golf Course
. The entry fee for the four-person scramble is $75 per person. It includes green fee, cart and a burger (veggie or regular) after play. Play will begin with a 1 p.m. shotgun start. Hole sponsors and gift donors also are needed. Valley Services is a nonprofit organization that helps older adults in Marion, Polk and Yamhill Counties. For more information: 503-304-3473.
Central Youth Sports is located at 169 S. Broad St. in Monmouth.
CYS office hours are Wednesdays from 6 p.m-8 p.m. The CYS phone number is 503-838-4013. The CYS Web site is www.centralyouthsports.com.
is located at 187 SW Court St
. The Kids Inc. phone number is 503-623-6419. The Kids, Inc. Web site is dallaskidsinc.org and the e-mail address is email@example.com.
For additions to the Sports Briefs section: Sam Scott at 503-623-2373 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org