All American Speedway to honor firefighters, mothers Saturday night

Sign up for basketball, lacrosse, volleyball camps, golf tournaments
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All American Speedway will honor mothers and firefighters tonight at the NASCAR Whelen All-American Series program.

Each mother at the Roseville racetrack will be presented with a flower. Firefighters will receive complimentary admission if they wear their station T-shirt or uniform and present their ID.

“It is fitting that we are honoring local firefighters for all they do to support our community the week we have been reminded of the losses in that brotherhood on 9/11 due to Osama Bin Laden’s terrorism,” Placer Co. Fair CEO Joan Bartosik said. “The speedway would like to invite all firefighters to be our guests.”

Divisions racing tonight include Late Model, Modified, Street Stock and Bomber. Gates open at 4 p.m. with racing at 6.

Oakmont football to hold car wash, swap meet
The Oakmont High School football program will hold a swap meet and car wash on Saturday, May 14, in the campus parking lot at 1710 Cirby Way in Roseville.
The swap meet is scheduled from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and the car wash from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Lacrosse clinic features USC coach
A girls lacrosse clinic featuring three-time national-championship coach Lindsey Munday of USC is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at the Mather Sports Complex. The clinic is open to girls in grades 4-12 and costs $85.

The camp directors are Munday, also a Team USA World Cup champion and two-time national-champion player at Northwestern, and Danielle Spencer, a three-time national champion and All American at Northwestern and Team USA player.

To register, visit For information, contact Blake at or (847) 563-8671.

Roseville volleyball camp
Roseville High School will hold a volleyball camp for girls entering grades 7-9 the week of July 11-15 at Moeller Gym on campus. Camp hours are 9 a.m. to noon each day. Camp fees are $75 by July 5 and $80 after July 5 and included a camp T-shirt. Fliers are available at For information, contact varsity coach Ron Grove at

Granite Bay hosts basketball camps
Granite Bay High School has scheduled its 15th annual basketball camps for the weeks of June 13-16 and July 5-8. The camps are open to boys and girls in kindergarten through eighth grades. Camp hours are 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. for grades K-2 and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. for grades 3-8.

The camp includes instruction, games and contests, guest speakers and daily prizes and awards for attitude and hustle. The camp will be run by members of the Granite Bay boys and girls staffs.

Fees are $75 for grades K-2 and $125 for grades 3-8. The cost is $200 for two family members and $280 for three family members.

For information, contact boys varsity coach Jason Sitterud at

Youth Sports Fund offering grants to programs
The Allegiant Youth Sports Fund at the Placer Community Foundation is accepting applications for grants to fund youth sports programs in Granite Bay.

Grants from $500 to $2,500 will fund nonprofit organizations operating football, basketball, soccer, baseball and softball programs for youth ages 5-18. Priority will be given to programs targeting economically disadvantaged youth.

Visit to obtain the application or call the Placer Community Foundation at (530) 885-4920. The deadline to apply is May 20.

Registration begins for Jr. Timberwolves football, cheer
Registration for Woodcreek Junior Timberwolves football begins Wednesday, May 25, from 6-8 p.m. at Round Table in the Bel-Air shopping center on Foothills Boulevard. Cheer applications are being accepted now.

Registration can be mailed to P.O. Box 801, Roseville, CA 95678. For information, visit or call (916) 789-9653.

Biletnikoff Golf Classic scheduled for June 6 in Lincoln
The seventh annual Fred Biletnikoff Hall of Fame Golf Classic/The Oakland Raiders Tournament will be held Monday, June 6, at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln.

Proceeds benefit the Biletnikoff Foundation, which was established in memory of Tracey Biletnikoff, the murdered daughter of NFL Hall-of-Famer Fred Biletnikoff.

The tournament will include a continental breakfast, $5,000 putting contest, $25,000 hole-in-one contest, four $100,000 shootouts, course competitions, tee prizes, a 19th-hole reception, dinner, entertainment, silent auction, Biletnikoff Angels, Raiderettes and celebrities from across the nation.

Prize packages include an eight-day trip for two to Scotland, an eight-day trip for two to Hawaii and an eight-day trip for two to Augusta, Ga.

Several former Raiders players are confirmed as guests, including Biletnikoff, Ted Hendricks, Willie Brown, Daryle Lamonica, Ken Stabler, Jim Plunkett and Tim Brown.

Raiders season-ticket holders are offered a discounted price for the tournament.
For tickets and information, contact the Biletnikoff Foundation at 7080 Donlon Way, Suite 126, Dublin, CA 94568; or (925) 556-2525. Tickets may be ordered online at

Other activities related to the tournament include a gridiron greats autograph show from 3-4 p.m. on Sunday, June 5, at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in the Westfield Galleria Mall in Roseville; and “Take A Stand — Be Forever Inspired” from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, June 5, at Granite Bay High School. Student-athletes from Placer County high schools have been invited to the event, which includes speeches by NFL legends Biletnikoff and Brown and motivational speaker Adam Ybarra.

Open-water swim at Folsom Lake
The fifth annual Folsom Lake Open Water Swim is scheduled for Saturday, June 18, at Beals Point on Folsom Lake, on the corner of Oak Hill Drive and Auburn-Folsom Road in Granite Bay.

The event begins at 8 a.m. and features distances of six-tenths of a mile, 1.2 miles and 2.4 miles. The course is triangular, and the 1.2- and 2.4-mile swims will be run concurrently.

Cost is $35 for early registration and $40 after June 5.

Redding Memorial golf tournament in June
The sixth annual Matt Redding Memorial Golf Tournament will take place Monday, June 20, at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln.

The cost is $135 per person, which includes green fees, cart, range balls, polo shirt and hat, barbecue lunch and an awards dinner that includes a raffle, silent auction and an auctioneer. Dinner only is available for $35 per person.

Registration and lunch is from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. The shotgun start is at 1 p.m.

A popular Rocklin Police Officer, Matt Redding tragically died while on duty in October 2005 when he was struck and killed by a vehicle that was driven by an intoxicated driver.

All proceeds go to the nonprofit Matt Redding Foundation, which helps support education in Protective Services and provides college scholarships each year to three area high school students from Rocklin, Whitney and Del Oro.

To register, make checks payable to the Matt Redding Foundation and mail to 5725 Bluffs Dr., Rocklin, CA 95765.

For information, visit or call (916) 624-0789.

Morgan Creek will hold PGA junior camps
Morgan Creek Golf Club in Roseville will be host to one of several PGA TOUR Academy Junior Golf Camps this summer.

Dates for the camps are June 20-24, July 11-15 and Aug. 1-5. Full-day camps are open to golfers of all skill levels from the ages of 9-16. Half-day camps are open to golfers 7-13. Full-day camps cost $595 and half-day camps $295.

The curriculum includes swing mechanics, short game and strategies pertaining to the mental aspects of the game, according to a news release. A review of golf jargon, etiquette and sportsmanship also will be covered.

For information, visit or call (877) 611-1911.