Community Sports: June 21

McMinnville Track Club holds registration

The McMinnville Track Club is accepting registration for the upcoming summer track season.  The Club is open to all area youth athletes ages 7-18, at all skill levels and disciplines.

All athletes are enrolled in USA Track and Field (USATF). Registration fees include USATF membership, club membership, T-shirt, uniform and use of club equipment. The season runs through early July.

Registration forms are also available at www.mcminnvilletrackclub.com, by email at mactrackclub@yahoo.com, on the McMinnville Track Club Facebook page. Call 971-241-7529 for more information. Completed forms and payment may be mailed to MTC, PO Box 1372, McMinnville, OR 97128.

Girls basketball camp set for June 27-30

The McMinnville Girls Basketball Program will be running their annual girls basketball camp Monday through Thursday, June 27-30, at Patton Middle School, 1175 NE 19th St, McMinnville. It is open to all girls who will be entering first through ninth grade during the 2016-2017 school year. First through second grade will run from 10 a.m. to noon and costs $40; third through fourth grade will run from 9 a.m. to noon and costs $50; fifth through ninth grade will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and costs $60.

The camp places an emphasis on fundamentals, instruction in individual and team offense and defense, and will hold competitive contests and games. The camp is directed by McMinnville Girls Basketball Coach Sean Coste, assistant coaches and former high school players, along with current members of the McMinnville Girls Basketball team. Registration will be available at the McMinnville Community Center and via high school, middle school, and elementary school take-home folders. Interested parties may also contact Coach Coste at McMinnville High School for registration.

SYL Foundation holds soccer camp

The See Ya Later Foundation will be holding its SYL soccer camp for children in grades 1-5 July 22-23 at Joe Dancer Park, 1450 S.E. Brooks St., McMinnville.

Cost of participation is $20, with scholarships available; enrollment is limited to the first 125 children signed up. Sessions take plance from 9 a.m. to noon for first- and second-graders and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for third- through fifth-graders.

Visit http://www.seeyalater.org for registration and other information. Contact Carmen Banke at info@seeyalater.org or 503-434-1730 with any questions.

Linfield soccer holds camp

The Linfield men’s and women’s soccer programs are hosting a coed soccer camp August 15-18 at the Linfield Soccer Field.

Girls and boys in grades 1-8 will receive instruction from current Linfield coaches and players. Drills and competitive games will be used to develop campers’ skills.

Sessions occur from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. each day. Campers are encouraged to wear cleats or tennis shoes, T-shirts, shorts and shin guards and bring water.

Cost of participation is $75, and registration will be prior to and on the first day of camp.

Checks are payable to Linfield College, Attn: Men’s Soccer, 900 SE Baker St., McMinnville, OR 97128. Visit http://www.linfield.edu/sports/data_assets/pdfs/linfieldsoccercamp2016.pdf to obtain a registration form.

Contact men’s head soccer coach Adam Howard at ahoward@linfield.edu or women’s assistant coach Julia Vaughan at jvaugha@linfield.edu for more information.

Fastpitch Northwest holds softball clinic

Fastpitch Northwest will hold a prospect evaluation clinic for area high school softball players Wednesday, June 22, at the Delta Park Softball Complex in Portland.

The clinic is for players who will graduate from high school in 2017 through 2021.It is designed to evaluate and assist players in their desire to “play at the next level.” 

Performance at the June evaluation clinic determines if a player will be invited to Fastpitch Northwest’s College Exposure Championship tournament in July (19-20-21) in Centralia, Washington. More than 40 college coaches will be attending this year’s tournament.

Physical tests for PEC participants includes SPARQ (Speed, Power, Agility, Reaction and Quickness) and National Fastpitch Coaches Association Comparatives, which includes arm speed, bat speed and foot speed. Players are also evaluated on their hitting, fielding and base running.

The results and player information are included in their National Profile, which is uploaded on the Fastpitch NW website (www.fastpitchnw.com).

The cost of the PEC is $135. Advanced registration is required.

For further information, please contact Ken Olson at 360-790-9173 or Tom Mauldin at 541-948-9501.

McMinnville Turkey Trot is July 9

McMinnville’s 31st Annual Turkey Trot, which includes an 8K Run and a 5K Run/Walk, will commence on Saturday, July 9 from 8-11 a.m. at McMinnville’s Upper City Park, near the tennis courts, and will conclude at the end of Park Drive, which is the road by the Aquatic Center. Registration is available now at getmeregistered.com (search for Turkey Rama Turkey Trot), and those who register before July 1 will receive a t-shirt. Registration is also available on the day of the race, beginning at 7 a.m. at the start of the race. The admission fees for the race are $25 for both the runners and walkers, with proceeds benefitting the Willamette Valley Cancer Foundation and the McMinnville Area Chamber of Commerce. This year’s run will allow the formation of teams of a minimum 10 participants, with a $3 discount being provided to team members. Any information about the race may be provided by Holly Gleason at her email: hgleason@mcminnville.org or at the chamber of commerce’s website.

Mac Open tenis tourney set for July 8-10

The McMinnville Boys Tennis Team will be accepting registration for the Mac Open tennis tournament to be held at Cowls Street Courts July 8-10. The events scheduled are men’s and women’s singles, men’s doubles, women’s doubles, and mixed doubles.Registration forms are available at the Community Center, at Mac Sports at 438 NE Third Street, or online at www.oregontennis.net. The cost is $15 for singles, $10 per person for doubles.

For more information, contact tennis coach Alex Martin at 503-713-8430 or alex.martin1979@yahoo.com.

Linfield Wildcats Skills Development Camp

Linfield College’s women’s basketball team is holding a basketball camp for girls in grades 2-10 on August 15-17. The event is held at Ted Wilson Gymnasium at Linfield College. Second through sixth grades will run 9 a.m.-noon; Seventh through 10th grades will run 1-4 p.m. The camp will improve fundamentals through skill development, position break down, and competitive games. T-shirts and prizes will be awarded.

Registration is available online at linfield.afford.com/paynow?storeid=1285. The cost for all ages is $120. For more information contact Head Women’s basketball coach Casey Bunn at 503-883-2412.

— News-Register staff


McMinnville Senior Men’s Golf
Chehalem Glenn Golf Course, Newberg, Monday, June 6
KP No. 16: Jim Botten
LP No. 18: Blake Williams
LD No. 17: Lorne Lauder
Low Gross No. 1: Ray Yoder 42
LG No. 2: Lynn Foster 43
LG No. 3: Dallas Boatman 44
LG No. 3: Jack Trenhaile 44
Low Net No. 1: Vern Farrington 33
LN No. 2: Bill Carpenter 34
LN No. 3: John Fricia 35
LN No. 3: Charlies Morris 35
LN No. 4: Gene Anderson 36
Cross Creek Golf Course, Dallas, Wednesday, June 8
KP No. 14: Dallas Boatman
KP No. 17: Bob Huson
LP No. 18: George Cabrera
LD: Mike Farley
Low Gross No. 1: Bud Calish 42
LG No. 1: Lorne Lauder 42
LG No. 1: Richard Stocks 42
LG No. 1: Jim Van Arsdal 42
LG No. 1: Ray Yoder 42
LG No. 2: Don Lutz 43
Low Net No. 1: Alan Six 32
LN No. 2: Vern Farrington 34
LN No. 2: Dick Harris 34
LN No. 2: Art Magenheimer 34
Bayou Golf Course, Mcminnville, Friday, June 10
KP No. 3: Dick Harris
KP No. 7: Les Miller
LP No. 9: Ray Yoder
LD No. 8: Rick Stocks
LD No. 8: Les Miller
Low Gross No. 1: Ray Yoder 41
LG No. 2: Les Miller 42
LG No. 3: Bob Dalberg 44
LG No. 3: John Seible 44
LG No. 4: Dick Harris 45
LG No. 4: Mike Henderson 45
Low Net No. 1: Dick Harris 30
LN No. 2: Ray Yoder 32
LN No. 2: Les Miller 32
LN No. 3: Bob Dalberg 33
LN No. 3: Vern Farrington 33


Walnut City Lanes Mixed League Bowling
Thursday Summer Seniors
June 9
High game scratch: Who Cares, 542.
High series scratch: Swingers, 1457.
High game scratch: Joe Aspromonte, 220; Chuck Conrad, 200; Hamish Densmore, 199; Johnnie Williams, 193.
High series scratch: Joe Aspromonte, 516; Chuck Conrad, 513; Gordon Winter, 509; Johnnie Williams, 508.
High game scratch: Carol Shepko, 201; Pauline Maben, 178; Jacci Reed, 175; Sassy Spurgeon, 159.
High series scratch: Carol Shepko, 526; Jacci Reed, 452; Dee Thommes, 440; Donna Kuust, 413.
Star Bowlers of the Day. 
Bowling over Game Average
Men: Joe Aspromonte, 220 (56 pins over game average)
Women: Carol Shepko, 201 (90 pins over game average)
Bowling over Series Average
Men: Chuck Conrad, 513 (48 pins over series average)
Women: Carol Shepko, 526 (193 pins over series average)
Thursday Summer Seniors
June 16
High game scratch: Swingers, 494.
High series scratch: 2 Ladies and a Tramp, 1339.
High game scratch: Gene Langue,203; Joe Aspromonte, 193; Mike Roberson, 190; Johnnie Williams, 189.
High series scratch: Joe Aspromonte, 540; Gene Langue, 535, Mike Roberson, 534; Johnnie Williams, 490.
High game scratch: Donna Kuust, 176; Jenni Ramer, 171; Jacci Reed, 163; Carol Shepko, 161.
High series scratch: Jenni Ramer, 466; Carol Shepko, 465; Donna Kuust, 450; Jacci Reed, 444.
Star Bowlers of the Day
Bowling over Game Average
Men: Gene Langue, 203 (37 pins over game average)
Women: Donna Kuust, 176 (43 pins over game average)
Bowling over Series Average
Men: Mike Roberson, 534 (72 pins over series average)
Women: Donna Kuust, 450 (51 pins over series average)