The Junction City High School athletics department has released

information on several camps and clinics that will be held throughout

the summer.

Information on each clinic is listed below, in alphabetical order of the sport.

For more information, contact the JCHS Athletic Department.

High school/middle school developmental bowling league

A developmental bowling league for high-school and middle-school

students will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday nights starting June 6

through July 25. This is designed for those going into grades 7 to 12

during the 2019-20 school year.

The cost of this clinic is $10 per week. Teams will be made up of

three bowlers; those without a team will be assigned one during week

1. This is not a United States Bowling Congress (USBC)-sanctioned

league; however, USBC rules will be followed.

Bowlers will bowl three-game series each week using a 4-point league

format. The final week, however, will be bracket play.

The league will only take place if there are at least five full teams.

Zimmerman football camps

The 2018 Zimmerman football camps will be held throughout the summer.

The camps are directed and coordinated by the USD 475 football staff;

they are designed to emphasize fundamentals and team concepts using

individual and group instructions.

• High school — This camp will be held from 8 to 11:30 a.m. May 29

through May 31

• Middle school — This camp will be held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. June

11 through June 15. The cost is $20.

• Elementary school — This camp will be held from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.

July 9 through July 12. The cost is $20.

Checks can be made out to Zimmerman Camps.

Legacy Jays youth soccer camp

The JCHS soccer team will be hosting a youth camp for boys and girls

in grades 5-8 (upcoming) from 5-7 p.m. July 9 through July 13 at Fegan

Field, located directly behind the Freshman Success Academy.

The cost is $20 per player. This cost includes a soccer ball to take

home at the conclusion of camp.

Topics covered during the camp include basic foot skills, passing

techniques, attacking/finishing, and teamwork. The camp is run by JCHS

soccer head coaches Allan McFarland and Mitchell DeHoff. Current

players and alumni will be in attendance as well.

For more information, email

High school team soccer camp

Camp for high school soccer players (9-12) will be held from 8 to 10

a.m. July 9 through July 13 at Fegan Field. The cost is $20.

Hand in paperwork during summer workouts or bring it on the first day

of camp. Paperwork must be completed before players can participate.

All players will need cleats and running shoes, as well as a water

bottle. Balls will be provided.

For more information, email or

There is no deadline to enroll.

Swim clinic

The Junction City swim clinic will be held from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

June 18 through June 22. This clinic is designed to improve strokes,

starts and turn techniques; additionally, strength, stamina and form

will be addressed. The camp will emphasize a stroke a day, starting

with freestyle, breaststroke, butterfly and backstroke. Camp officials

will deepen stroke familiarity for those who currently competitively

swim on the JCHS swim team; for novice swimmers, officials will make

it easier to transition into competitive swimming at the high school


The cost of the camp is $50. Participants need to bring a swim suit,

goggles, swim cap, workout clothes, running shoes, socks, a water

bottle, and snacks.

Register online at

SMASH tennis camp

Tennis clinics begin June 4 and finish June 20. There are several

sessions held each day.

• Camp for first through third grade will be held from 9:15 to 10 a.m.

Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. The red ball will be used; the cost

of this camp is $40.

• Camp for third through fifth grade will be held from 8:15 to 9:15

a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. The cost for this is $50, and

the orange ball is used.

• Camp for sixth through eighth grade will be held from 9:30 to 11

a.m. Tuesdays and Fridays. The cost is $50; the green/yellow ball will

be used.

• High performance training I will be held from 10 to 11:20 a.m.

Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. The cost is $60. This is open to

anyone entering ninth and 12th grade.

• High performance training II will be held from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m.

Tuesdays and Fridays. The cost is $60. This is open to anyone entering

ninth through 12th grade.

• Stroke production training will be held from 11:20 a.m. to 12:20

p.m. The cost is $50; this is open to anyone entering eighth through

12th grade.

For all camps, alternate participant placement is available pending

instructor approval. Participants will need their own racquet and

athletic shows. Elementary clinics will use the USTA 10 and under

quickstart format.

For more information, contact Matt Micheel at (941) 685-7695 or email

‘Unfinished Business’ wrestling camp

The JCHS “Unfinished Business” wrestling camps will be held June 25

through June 30 at the JCHS wrestling room.

There are two sessions — one for students in grades 1 to 8 (kids

wrestling camp), and one for grades 9 to 12 (high school wrestling


The kids wrestling camp will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. each day. The

high school camp will be held from 10 a.m. to noon each day.

Registration for each camp is $25, though seniors are free.

The clinician for both sessions is Aryus Jones, a JCHS alumnus who won

a state championship and also finished runner-up as a member of the

Blue Jay wrestling team, and placed at the state tournament four


He is now a member of the Fort Hays State University wrestling team.

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