Sports Roundup for the week of Sept. 5

Hoops camp starts Saturday at MVHS

Spartans Sports Camp’s Fall Basketball Camp is scheduled to tip off Saturday and run for seven weeks in the Mountain View High gym. Open to boys and girls in grades 3-8, the weekly, half-day camp covers shooting, ball handling and defense. The camp is slated 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays through Oct. 27, except Sept. 29. Cost is $375 for all seven Saturdays (or $60 daily rate). Scholarships are available. Proceeds benefit Mountain View High sports. To register and for more information, visit SpartansSportsCamp.com.

Youth volleyball club holds tryouts Saturday

The Mountain View Volleyball Club has scheduled tryouts for its boys youth league 5-6:30 p.m. Saturday at the Gateway Neighborhood Center in Sunnyvale. The 14-week program, which stresses fundamentals and skill development, is open to boys in grades 5-8. The tryout fee is $25 in advance, $30 on the day of the event. Arrive 15 minutes early to register. For more information, visit mvvclub.com.

Sports on the Side

SF grad scores goal for SCU soccer team

St. Francis High graduate Delaney Baie Pridham made Santa Clara University’s first goal in last week’s 4-1 home win over Cal in women’s soccer. The junior midfielder scored on a header in the 12th minute. In the second half, Pridham assisted on the Broncos’ third goal. Santa Clara, which improved to 2-0 for the season, is ranked 19th in the nation.

Youth hoops camp nears at MVHS

Spartans Sports Camp’s Fall Basketball Camp is scheduled to tip off next weekend and run for seven Saturdays in the Mountain View High gym. Open to boys and girls in grades 3-8, the half-day camp covers shooting, ball handling and defense. The camp is slated 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 8, 15 and 22 and Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27. Cost is $375 for all seven Saturdays (or $60 daily rate) and includes a T-shirt, water bottle and drawstring backpack. Scholarships are available. Proceeds benefit Mountain View High sports. To register and for more information, visit SpartansSportsCamp.com.

Sports on the Side, Aug. 29

SF grad scores goal for SCU soccer team

St. Francis High graduate Delaney Baie Pridham made Santa Clara University’s first goal in last week’s 4-1 home win over Cal in women’s soccer. The junior midfielder scored on a header in the 12th minute. In the second half, Pridham assisted on the Broncos’ third goal. Santa Clara, which improved to 2-0 for the season, is ranked 19th in the nation.

Youth hoops camp nears at MVHS

Spartans Sports Camp’s Fall Basketball Camp is scheduled to tip off next weekend and run for seven Saturdays in the Mountain View High gym. Open to boys and girls in grades 3-8, the half-day camp covers shooting, ball handling and defense. The camp is slated 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 8, 15 and 22 and Oct. 6, 13, 20 and 27. Cost is $375 for all seven Saturdays (or $60 daily rate) and includes a T-shirt, water bottle and drawstring backpack. Scholarships are available. Proceeds benefit Mountain View High sports. To register and for more information, visit SpartansSportsCamp.com.

Sports on the Side

MV volleyball honored

The American Volleyball Coaches Association recently announced that last season’s Mountain View High girls volleyball team has earned an AVCA Team Academic Award. The awards are distributed to squads that maintain at least a 3.30 cumulative team grade-point average during the school year; the Spartans averaged a 3.5. Team members included Milayzia Bajala, Antonia Boscacci, Maddy Dunkle, Nicole Guibord, Eleonore Johansen, Ashley Kane, Hunter Leong, Kiana Manson, Audrey Moir, Aidan O’Leary, Kyra Palmbush, Lauren Price, Payton Shaffer, Reyhaneh Turner and Logan Winn. This marks the fourth year in a row that the Mountain View program has been recognized by the AVCA.

NJB sign-ups near

Registration for the Foothill Chapter of National Junior Basketball’s returning players and their siblings is scheduled 8 a.m. Friday through 8 p.m. Tuesday. Registration for new players is slated 8 a.m. Aug. 30 through 8 p.m. Sept. 1. The Foothill Chapter is open to third- through eighth-grade boys and girls, along with high school boys, who live in Los Altos, Mountain View, Sunnyvale and the portion of Los Altos Hills assigned to the Los Altos School District. To be notified when registration opens and for more information, visit njbfoothill.com and sign up for the newsletter.


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