Hoop Shoot free throw contest Saturday

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What: Elks Free Throw Contest

Who: Boys and Girls ages 8-13

When: Saturday 3 p.m.

Where: Kaseberg Elementary School

1040 Main St., Roseville

Cost: Free

Contact: Gary Platz, or call (916) 204-5663.

Roseville Elks Lodge No. 2248 has scheduled its annual Hoop Shoot free throw contest for Saturday, Dec. 8, in the gym at Kaseberg Elementary School, 1040 Main St., in Roseville.

Sponsored by the Elks National Foundation, this is the first stop in the national competition. Winners will advance to the district competition. State, regional and national tournaments follow.

The contest begins at 3 p.m. and is open to boys and girls ages 8-13 divided into age groups 8-9, 10-11 and 12-13. Trophies awarded to the top three in each age group.

There is no cost to enter. For information, contact Gary Platz at or (916) 204-5663.


What: Boys K-6th Basketball Camp

Who: Rocklin Boys Basketball

When: Each Saturday, Jan. 5 through Feb. 9

Where: Rocklin High School Gym

2511 Warren Drive, Rocklin

Cost: $75 per player/RSVP Dec. 18/Late registration $95

Contact: Head Coach Casey Cutts, e-mail

Rocklin boys basketball 2013 Winter Little Thunder Basketball camp for boys kindergarten through the sixth grade will be held Saturdays from Jan. 5 through Feb. 9 in the Rocklin High School gym.

 The sessions are 60 minutes each divided equally between practice and games; the times of each session to be determined.

The fee on or before Dec. 18 is $75 per player, $95 after that date. Make checks payable to Rocklin High School Boys Basketball ($20 cancellation charge). The cost includes T-shirt and custom all-weather basketball. Little Thunder participants wearing T-shirt admitted free to all Rocklin boys varsity home games.

For more information , e-mail Rocklin boys head basketball coach Casey Cutts,


What: Girls K-6th Basketball Camp

Who: Woodcreek Girls Basketball

When: Each Saturday, Jan. 19 and 26, Feb. 2 and 9

Where: Woodcreek High School Gym

Cost: $60 per player/RSVP Dec. 20/Late registration $75

Contact: Head Coach Raymond Beck, or call (916) 771-6565, ext. 4126

 Woodcreek High School’s girls basketball program will hold its Little Lady Timberwolves youth league on four consecutive Saturday mornings – Jan. 19 and 26 and Feb. 2 and 9.

The league is open to girls in kindergarten through sixth grade. The Woodcreek coaching staff and players will teach basic offensive and defensive fundamentals during each 90-minute session of practice and games. Divisions will be split by grade: K-2, 3-4 and 5-6.

Pre-registration is $60 by Dec. 20. Late registration is $75 and held at 8 a.m. Jan. 19 in the Woodcreek gym.

For more information, contact head coach Raymond Beck at or (916) 771-6565, ext. 4126.