Alton High coaches Eric Smith and Terry Mitchell are offering summer camps and clinics for interested youths.
Smith, the Redbirds’ boys basketball coach, has a couple of camps going: an elementary camp and a middle school one.
The elementary camp for youngsters in grades 3-5. It will run from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. on July 14-18 at Alton High. Cost is $25 camper. The middle school camp is for youths in grades 6-8. It will from 5:30-7:30 p.m. only July 14-18. Cost is $25.
Smith will direct each camp and be assisted by staffers, former players and current ones.
For information, contact Smith at (309) 255-8085 or at Altonbball@gmail.com.
Mitchell, the girls head track coach, is holding a free clinic each Tuesday through July 22 at the West Elementary School. The clinic runs from 6:30-8 each night and is for athletes from 5-and-older through high school.