St. Mary’s College summer camps canceled
St. Mary’s College of Maryland athletics made the following announcement in a news release on May 19:
In light of the continuing threat posed by the coronavirus pandemic and in the interest of protecting the health of athletic campers and staff, St. Mary’s College of Maryland has canceled all summer athletic camps. In addition, outdoor athletic facilities on campus will not be available for public use until further notice. Athletic facilities will only be available to college personnel.
Athletic camp fees that have already been collected will be refunded. Campers and their families will receive information about refunds and other camp-specific details from the individual camp organizers.
For information about a specific camp, contact the camp organizer.
Golf tournament set for June 1
The International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers will sponsor the second IAMAW International President’s Capital Classic Golf Tournament on June 1 at National Golf Club in Fort Washington. The event will benefit residents of the Charlotte Hall Veterans Home.
Entry fees are $150 per person or $600 per foursome and include green and cart fees, a continental breakfast and a post-round lunch, trophy presentation and raffle drawings.
Registration and breakfast will begin at 7:30 a.m. June 1 with a shotgun start at 9. For more information about the tournament or to access online registration, contact Terri Kenealy at email@example.com or 301-967-4555.
The IAMAW represents 600,000 active and retired union members across North America. Many members are U.S. military veterans who now work in the defense, aerospace and federal sectors.
Junior golf tournaments are being planned
The Junior Tour powered by Under Armour will hold local golf tournaments in the area in June and July.
The tournaments are scheduled to be held June 6 and 20 at Chesapeake Hills Golf Course in Lusby, June 7 at The Golf Club at South River in Edgewater, June 13 at The Courses at Joint Base Andrews, June 14 at Swan Point Yacht & Country Club in Issue and July 5 at Cedar Point Golf Course at Naval Air Station Patuxent River.
Tournaments begin at 2 p.m. each day and each nine-hole event costs $25.
The top 12 juniors in each age group (6 to 9 years old, 10-13 and 14-18) will be placed on an all-star team and advance to play in the national championship Aug. 7 to 9 at Walt Disney World. Individual and team national champions will be awarded.
For more information, go to uagolftour.com.
St. Mary’s College hall of fame nominations are open
The St. Mary’s College of Maryland Department of Athletics and Recreation is seeking your help in nominating worthy individuals for the St. Mary’s College Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2020. This year’s induction ceremony will take place on Sept. 25.
The Athletic Hall of Fame was established in 1990 to “recognize outstanding individuals who have been associated with St. Mary’s College.” Inductees are elected by a seven-person Athletic Hall of Fame Committee, who is charged with the responsibility of bestowing the College’s highest athletics distinction. Sixty-seven members have been inducted into the Athletic Hall of Fame since the first class in 1990.
Nominations must be received by the selection committee no later than June 15. The nomination form can be found at www.smcm.edu/alumni/awards/hall-fame-legends-nomination-form.
At least two letters of nomination need to be submitted from individuals who know or knew the nominee well and are aware of his/her achievements and quality of character.
The letter(s) should include not only statistical highlights of the nominee, but also any awards or recognition earned while at St. Mary’s; any awards or recognition they have earned since graduation as well as a description of their character, their leadership ability; and any other intangibles that they may have contributed as a member of the team. Lastly, nominees must have graduated at least five years ago with the cutoff date being May 2014.
For help with statistical information for any nominee, contact director of athletic communications Gus Mohlhenrich at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information on the nominating and/or selection process, contact Jim Cranmer, chair of the Athletic Hall of Fame Committee, at email@example.com.
Softball hall of fame résumés are being accepted
The Maryland Slow Pitch Softball Association is seeking résumés for softball players who feel they are worthy and qualified to be inducted into the Maryland Softball Hall of Fame.
Résumés, which are due by June 15 for the class of 2021, may be submitted on the Association web page. Just type in Maryland Slowpitch Softball Association and follow the instructions or you may contact Southern Maryland representative Tommy Howe at 301-475-2716 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mid-Atlantic Tournament Baseball planned
Mid-Atlantic Tournament Baseball will hold tournaments in 2020. For more information, go to www.matbaseball.com.
Softball staff wanted
Mid-Atlantic Tournament Baseball and Rawlings A’s Prospects are expanding with the development of Rawlings Prospects Softball, which is scheduled to start with the 2020-2021 season.
The organization is looking for someone to assist in creating and developing this program under the position is the director of softball operations.
For more information, email email@example.com.