Sports Shorts



New organization to offer adult recreation league

FLINT — Beginning in July, Genesee County residents will have the opportunity to participate in a new social sports club organized by StaynPlayFlint. The first league, flag football, is scheduled to begin July 6 with basketball starting on July 15. The mission of StanPlayFlint is to create a network of residents actively involved in their community while staying fit. Other leagues will include soccer, kickball, dodgeball, volleyball, softball, broomball and bowling. Most leagues will be co-ed and take place within 10 miles of downtown Flint. Locations for events include Atwood Stadium, University Square, Linden Charter Academy, Flint Southwestern Academy and Eisenhower Elementary. Details: www.staynplayflint.leagueapps.com. — K.W.

SVSU Camps Coming

UNIVERSITY CENTER — Saginaw Valley State University will host several summer camps in August. The university will host a special overnight experience in June that does not interfere with the numerous travel leagues. It’s a great way to see if SVSU could be for you. Details: softball.svsusportscamps.com. — K.W.

County Am champs crowned

BURTON – Andrew Koerkel won the newly formed Junior Division in the seventh annual Genesee County Amateur Golf Championships recently at IMA Brookwood Golf Club.

Koerkel shot 81-84-165 to beat Evan Flood by four strokes. The Junior Division is for ages 16-19. Shelbe Cahill won the girls’ division with 95-103-198.

Rob Bincsik won the Open Division with 71-73-144, beating Tony Conaway on the first hole of a playoff. Charlie Self took the Senior Division (ages 50-62) with 75-72- 147, and Larry Hogard won the Super Senior Division (63+) with 75-73-148. – D.N.


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