Centennial Fun Run series continues

Email sports copy to howardcountysports@patuxent.com by 9 a.m. Monday.



The second race of the Centennial Fun Run summer series will be held on June 23 at 7:30 p.m. in the Centennial Neighborhood. Princeton Sports will be on hand to discuss bike helmet safety. The Fun Run is a Howard County Striders event and interested individuals can visit striders.net for additional information.

Sports Camps and Clinics

The Chenier-Wingfield Basketball Camp will be held at Wilde Lake High School for two weeks this summer, July 27-31 and August 3-7, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 8 and up. For more information go to http://wildelakebasketballcamp.weebly.com or email wlhsbasketball@gmail.com.

The 2015 Lady Vikings Basketball Camp, hosted by Mt. Hebron varsity coach Tony Bell, will be held at Mt. Hebron High School June 29-July 2 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. each day. The camp is for girls ages 11-14. For more information, contact Anthony_bell@hcpss.org.

The Oakland Mills High School Baseball camps will be held at Oakland Mills High School in two different sessions. The first is June 29-July 2 and the second is July 27-30. Camps are from 9 a.m. to noon each day and the cost for each camp is $100. Contact matthew_sillers@hcpss.org to reserve a spot.

Former University of Maryland men's basketball star Juan Dixon will be hosting a co-ed basketball camp for players between the ages of 7-17 at the Supreme Sports Club from June 22-26. Call 301-575-9400 or visit sibasketballcamps.com for more information and to register.


The Soccer Association of Columbia is now registering players for SAC Training Academy Summer Camps scheduled throughout the summer for players of all abilities, ages 5-14. Both full and half day sessions are offered. SAC also offers extended care from 4-6 p.m. for an additional fee.

SAC is now registering players for the Fall 2015/Spring 2016 season for the Clinic, Recreation and High School programs. The leagues are open to players from ages 4-19. Teams meet for eight weeks each season for practices and weekend games. Register by July 15 for an early registration discount.

SAC is now registering players for Summer Technical Training and a Recreation Summer League (U8-U12). These programs are designed to provide additional opportunities to SAC's players over the summer.

The SAC Juniors Program is a fun-filled introduction to soccer. SAC offers six, one-hour weekday or weekend sessions for ages 3-4 throughout the year. Topics include body awareness, agility, balance and ball control.

To register for any of the programs above, go to sackick.com. For more information, contactasksac@sac-hc.org.


The HYBA is now accepting registration for the Friday night basketball league for girls and boys in grades K-12. Games will be played in September and October. For registration and information, go to HYBA.org or call 410-461-7694.



The Cindy LaRue Softball League, which is an informal co-rec league that plays games on Sunday afternoons at Wilde Lake Middle School fields during the summer months, is looking for women players ages 19 and up. This is slow-pitch softball. Registration fee is approximately $20 per person. Contact Morse Solomon at 410-461-6712 or mbsolomon@verizon.net if interested.


Registration is still open for the First Tee of Howard County summer program, which is scheduled to begin June 23. To register and find schedules online, visit thefirstteehowardcounty.org.