Area sports briefs

GHS youth hoops camp July 27-29

Galion High School will host a youth basketball camp July 27-29 at the high school gymnasium. The camp is open to children in grades 2-8 and will run from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. daily.

The fee for the camp is $40. Each camp participant will receive a t-shirt and basketball. The camp fee is non-refundable.

Checks should be made payable to Galion Basketball. The deadline for registration is July 10.

For information, contact Galion boys basketball coach Colby Bright, 474 Portland Way North, Galion, OH 44833.

Volleyball officiating class begins July 21

The Mansfield Volleyball Officials Association will be sponsoring an OHSAA Volleyball Officials class for new officials starting July 21 at the Galion Public Library from 5:30-8 p.m. and continue each Tuesday and Wednesday through Aug. 19. Class schedule can be flexible to accommodate work schedules.

Upon completion, participants will become certified OHSAA volleyball officials. For more information contact Katie Roesch at 419-564-3905 or sign up on the OHSAA web site under officials.

Lee Rizor Golf Benefit on July 25

The third annual Lee Rizor Golf Benefit will be held at Pine Lakes Golf Club, Mount Gilead, on July 25 at 8 a.m.

There will be 32 teams of four available. Entries will include 18 holes of golf, a cart and lunch. Beverages are sold separately. The cost is $240 per team of four. If a team does not have four players, the cost is still $240. Efforts will be made to group single players into teams. Lunch for non-golfers is $10.

The deadline for registration is July 15. All proceeds will go to Rizor’s children, Lane and Layla. To register or send a donation, call Beth Rizor at 419-989-5509.

Shelby HS to host football official classes

Football officiating classes will start July 27 at Shelby High School. The fee is $90.

For class description, meeting times and registration, visit, select “Official/Referee” and complete registration. Search “Shelby/Plymouth” and select “Firelands Area New Officials 2015.”

For information, contact Greg Williams at 419-347-1915 (home), 419-565-7322 (cell/text), or by e-mail at [email protected]

OHSAA football officiating class at Tri-Rivers

An Ohio High School Athletic Association football officiating class will be held at Tri-Rivers JVS, Marion. The dates for the class are July 27 and Aug. 3, 5, 10, 12, 17, 19 and 24. It will run from 5:30-8:30 p.m.

You must pre-register and pre-pay at . Please follow the instructions given there.

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