Tooele Transcript Bulletin – News in Tooele, Utah

May 29, 2014
Sports Wrap – May 29, 2014

Tennis camp

Tooele High School tennis coaches will conduct a summer tennis camp June 2-5 for students entering second grade through 9th grade. The camp will run from 8-10 a.m. for those in grades second through fifth, and from 10 a.m. to noon for grades sixth through ninth. Cost is $30. Conducting the clinic will be tennis coaches Lyle Nielson, Terry Weddle and varsity boys and girls players. For more information contact Nielson (541) 274-0290 or Weddle (435) 841-7735. Coaches will also answer emails at, and

Stansbury girls basketball

A Stansbury girls basketball fundamental camp will be held June 3-5 at the SHS gymnasium. The camp is for girls in grades seventh through 12th. Snow College womens basketball coach Natalie Visger will be one of the instructors. Register with coach McKenzie Newton at (801) 631-7708 or

Volleyball skills camp

The Tooele High School volleyball skills camp will be hosted by Top Court Camps, directed by Tom Peterson, the current Weber State Volleyball coach. College coaches and players instruct the campers at all skill levels in a three-day camp held June 16-18. The camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. daily. It is an incredible opportunity to work with a college staff, said THS volleybal coach Kristi Brown. The cost is $130. Girls can register at theTooele High School Finance Office or contact Coach Brown at

Youth soccer

TC United is now accepting registration for the 2014-15 soccer season. Please check the website or call 830-6977 for information.

Stansbury football

For all youth living in the Stansbury High School boundaries, Stansbury Ute Conference in-person football registrations will be held on June 7 and June 21 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Soelberg’s in Stansbury Park, and on July 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stansbury Park Clubhouse. You can also sign-up online by going to the Ute Conference website, www.uteconference. org. If you have a new player this year, please bring a copy of your player’s birth certificate, along with proof of residence (like a utility bill), to the registration. Please contact Mike Johnson, at 801-419-4626, with any questions.

Annual Freedom Run

Organizers are now taking registrations for the Kiwanis 5K Freedome Run 2014. To register go to For questions about sponsorship pleas contact Mike Fields (435) 840-4604 or Sandy Critchlow (435) 830-6657.

Overlake aces

Two golfers scored holes-in-one this spring at The Links at Overlake on hole No. 6 from 141 yards out. Paul Jensen scored an ace on No. 6 on March 24 with a 9 iron. The shot was witnessed by Mike Elcock. Dunk Campbell sank an ace on the same hole on April 24. Witnesses were John Miller and Karl Anderson.

Salt Lake Bees

Efren Navarro and Luis Jimenez hit back-to-back home runs in the third inning to lift the Salt Lake Bees to a 5-3 win over the Tacoma Rainiers on Wednesday night. The Bees trailed 2-0 when Zach Borenstein led off the third with a single. Two outs later, Roberto Lopez singled before Navarro lined a 3-1 pitch over the right field fence to give Salt Lake a 3-2 lead. Jimenez followed by lofting a 2-1 pitch over the left field wall to make 4-2. The Bees would take a 5-2 lead in the fifth when Navarro singled with two out and scored on a double to left by Jimenez. The Bees play Thursday and Friday at Tacoma before a four-game series at Albuquerque.

NBA playoffs

Paul George scored 21 of his 37 points in the fourth quarter, and Indiana beat Miami 93-90 to cut Miami’s lead to in the series to 3-2. Game 6 is Friday in Miami. The Heat led 42-33 at halftime, but the Pacers got back in the game when they outscored Miami 31-15 in the third quarter. David West added 19 points for the Pacers. LeBron James was held to seven points on two-of-10 shooting from the field. Chris Bosh led the Heat with 20 points. Oklahoma City plays at San Antonio Thursday in the Western Conference finals with the series tied at 2-2. San Antonio will play at Oklahoma City on Saturday night.

Free fishing

Free Fishing Day in Utah is scheduled for Saturday, June 7. You don’t need a fishing license to fish in the state that day.


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