Summer camps continue

Girls scrimmage at Mount Airy’s basketball camp recently. The summer camp season continues.

Several camps have passed, but several more summer camps are on the schedule for the next month.

• Monday to July 2, East Surry hosts its boys and girls soccer camp for rising third through eighth grade at the East Surry High School baseball outfield. The cost is $25. For more information contact or

• July 6-8, Lady Bears volleyball camp, 9 a.m. to noon.

Head coach Chuck Morris, assistant coach Amy Balthis and past and present Bear players will lead instruction in the school gym. The early-bird cost of the camp is $50 if paid by June 25 (and guarantees the child gets a T-shirt) or $60 thereafter.

Sign-up forms can be picked up at the high school or at Mount Airy Middle School, Jones Elementary and Reeves Community Center.

• July 6-9, Surry Central hosts its Eagles Nest Basketball Camp for boys and girls in the rising third to ninth grades.

June 20 is the deadline for the early-bird discount of $95. After that, the price is $110, which includes a camp T-shirt and a Surry Central basketball.

The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and will include both head coaches, Ken Eiswald and Mandy Holt, as well as their staffs and Central Middle School’s coaches.

The concession stand will be open for purchases, including pizza at lunch time.

• July 6-9, North Surry will host the Lady Greyhound Summer Camps for rising fifth to ninth graders. The volleyball camp will be from 9 a.m. to noon and the basketball camp will be from 1:30-4:30 p.m. each day.

The cost is $50 for each camp or $90 for both sessions. Pre-registration ends June 25. Registration forms are available in the front office at North Surry, Gentry and Meadowview.

For more information contact coach Shane Slate at 789-5055 or at

• July 13-15, East Surry hosts its girls and boys basketball camp for rising third through eighth grade girls and boys. The cost is $75 and includes a T-shirt. Camp brochures are available at the front office at East Surry High School.

• July 13-16, Mount Airy will host the Mount Airy Young Bears Soccer Camp for boys and girls ages 8-12. The camp runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon and will include Mount Airy coach Will Hurley, assistant coach Holden Hurley, and members of the varsity Mount Airy soccer team.

For more information, call coach Hurley at 910-723-7759. Cost is $60 if paid by June 22, and $70 after that.

• July 18, East Surry will host the Cardinal Softball Camp for rising third through eighth graders at Palmer Field. The cost is $25.

• July 27-28, East Surry will host the Gage Edwards Youth Footbal Camp for rising third through eighth graders. The camp will run from 8:30 a.m. to noon. and the cost is $20. Camp brochures are available at East Surry High School.

• July 27-29, East Surry hosts its volleyball camp for rising first through eighth graders. The cost is $45 if registered before July 17. The camp will run from 8 a.m. to noon each day and includes a T-shirt.

• July 27-29, North Surry will hold its sixth-annual football camp, 9-11 a.m. each day. The $30 cost includes a T-shirt and a drink each day. For more information, contact Danny Lyons at 336-830-5905.