SPORTS IN BRIEF: Cardinal softball, Fairfield basketball camp, Shari's Starz dance studio
No. 1 Highland barely gets by Cardinal
The Cardinal High School softball team lost at Class 2A No. 1 Highland 7-5 Wednesday.
The Comets (7-3) came into the game riding a seven-game winning streak and scored the first two runs of the game.
The Huskies answered, scoring seven runs in the first three innings.However, Cardinal rallied and held them the rest of the way.
“We came out with a lot of intensity and a lot of fire,” Cardinal coach Hilarie Droz said. “After Highland answered back with three runs in the second we kind of shut down.”
Cardinal pitcher Lexi Fullenkamp settled down after the first three innings, and would only allow nine hits and six earned runs. She struck out two.
Lindsey Davis led Cardinal at the plate by going 3-4 with two doubles, a triple and two RBI. Shelby Smith and Jessie McElderry both drove in runs. Danae Moses scored twice.
“We didn’t play our best ball tonight, but we will learn from this and keep moving forward,” Droz said.
Cardinal will play in the Fairfield Invitational Friday and Saturday.
Girls basketball camp set for July
The Fairfield Trojans Girls’ Basketball Camp will be from July 7-12 at Fairfield High School.
Fairfield girls’ basketball coach Mick Flattery, his coaching staff and former players will be running the camp. Rules of the game, teamwork, sportsmanship and techniques in all phases of the game will be taught.
Grades 8-12 will play from 8-10 a.m., while grades 4-7 will play from 10 a.m. to noon.
The cost of the camp is $40 per person. The camp registration form can be found on fairfieldsfuture.org.
Questions can be directed to Flattery, who can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dance, tumbling studio to offer summer camps
Shari’s Starz Dancing and Tumbling Studio will be offering summer classes and camps.
Ballet camp (June 16-19), jazz camp (July 7-10), tap camp (21-24), hip-hop camp (July 28-31) and tumbling camp (Aug. 4-7) will all be offered by the studio.
All camps are $35 for the entire camp. Times will be split by the age of the participants. Classes could also be added depending on interest in the activity.
There also will be a fall class open house signup from 3-7 p.m. on Aug. 4-8.
Contaxt the studio by phone at 919-2826 or by email at email@example.com to get more information or registration forms.