The Wilkes Diamonds 4th grade-under girls basketball team finished fourth in the YBOA state tournament in Mount Airy on May 11-13.
The 2012 Forbush Coed Basketball Camp will be held June 18-20 at the high school. Sessions for rising third- through fifth-graders will run from 8-11 a.m. Sessions for rising sixth- through ninth-graders will be from noon until 3 p.m.
The West Wilkes Lady Blackhawk Basketball Camp will be held June 4-7. The camp is open to players in grades 1-8. Sessions will run from 1-4 p.m. each day. The cost is $30.
The Westfield Booster Club is holding sign-ups for its summer basketball league until June 2. The league is for players in middle school and high school. The cost is $60 for one player or $45 for more than one player per family.
The Mount Airy girls basketball team will be holding its annual camp from June 18-21. This camp is being held to provide instruction for the fundamentals of basketball.
North Surry will hold its annual basketball camp June 11-14 for boys who are rising third- to ninth-graders. The camp consists of fundamental stations, skills contests and league games. The early registration fee is $75 until June 1. For more information, contact Coach Travis Gammons at 789-5055 or email@example.com.
The annual Cardinal Youth Basketball Camp will be held at East Wilkes High School on June 11-14. Sessions are open to boys in grades 3-8 (excludes rising high school freshmen) and will run from 8 a.m. until noon in the high school gym.
The second-annual Champion Skills Camp for basketball players will be held July 16-19 at Pilot Mountain Middle School. The four-day camp will be split into two sessions. The cost of the camp is $60 if paid by June 25 and $65 after June 25.
The 3rd Grade Surry Storm Black team won the YBOA state championship, held in Mount Airy this past weekend. The team finished the tournament undefeated.
The fourth-annual Risings Stars Starmount Basketball Camp will be held July 18-21. Sessions will run from 9 a.m. until noon each day at Starmount Middle School. Participants will receive daily instruction from coaches and players on fundamentals of the game.
The 8U Surry Storm Black girls basketball team competed in the 2012 Lady Gaters Classic in Greensboro on March 17-18. The Storm finished the tournament undefeated.
The Wilkes Diamonds 4th Grade-Under girls basketball team won the West Whirlies Tournament on March 17. The Diamonds won all three games for the day. The team also finished third out of 16 teams in the Mount Airy March Madness Tournament on March 3-4. They had 3 wins and 2 losses during that tournament. The girls would like to thank all their sponsors. The Wilkes Diamonds Girls Basketball Club is directed by Bradley Stokes.
The Surry Storm girls basketball program will hold tryouts twice this month. Below is the schedule:
The Yadkin Valley Cyclones 10U boys basketball team finished with a 3-1 record and a runner-up finish in the Fort Chiswell (Va.) Super Bowl Jam this past weekend. The Cyclones were led by Luke Norman with 25 points, Austin Longworth with 20 points, and Maston Renegar with 18 points. Also scoring in double figures for the Cyclones were Tyler Mayes with 14, and Nick Harris with 10.
The Wilkes Diamonds girls’ basketball program will be holding tryouts for the 2012 spring season this Sunday, Feb. 5th in the Wilkes Central High School auxiliary gym. Tryouts will start at 2 p.m. for all 7th and 8th grade girls interested. For more information contact Bradley Stokes at 336-566-1147 or by e-mail at Bradley.Stokes64@yahoo.com.