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Published: Friday, July 4, 2014 10:24 a.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, July 4, 2014 10:25 a.m. CDT

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JFL Football Camp

PRINCETON — The Princeton Junior Football League camp will be held July 21-25 at the Princeton High School practice fields. The fifth- and sixth-grade camp will run from 3:30-5 p.m. and the seventh- and eighth-grade camp will run 5:30-8 p.m. Camp forms can be picked up at the high school or at www.phs-il.org.

Bruins Camp

PERU — St. Bede Academy will be holding a pre-season camp for all interested football players senior through incoming freshman beginning Monday. Camp time will be 10:30 a.m. to noon, Monday through Friday. All players should report to the locker room.

Red Devil Youth Football Camp

SPRING VALLEY — The Hall Red Devil Youth Football Camp will be from 8 to 9:30 a.m. July 7-11 for players entering Grades 5-8. Cost is $30 per camper, $20 each additional family member. Each camper receives a T-shirt. Make checks payable to Hall High School, 800 W. Erie St., Spring Valley, IL 61362.

PYFL sign-ups

PRINCETON — Sign-ups for the 2014 Princeton Youth Football League season will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the PHS practice field equipment shed on Central Avenue. Cost is $90. Practice will start July 28. For more information, call Terry Smallwood (815-303-9410) or Jerry Weber (815-303-5237).

Matt Madness 3-on-3

DIXON — The inaugural Matt Madness 3 on 3 Tournament, honoring the life of Matthew Madsen Anderson, 15, who passed away March 1, will be held July 12 at Sauk Valley Community College. Registration opens at 7:15 a.m. with the first games starting at 8 a.m. The event will kick off with a display of Sky Divers.

For more information, contact Josie Anderson via Facebook (Josie Friel Anderson), or email [josie.anderson@comcast.net).

Summer training

PRINCETON — The PHS Cross Country team will be meeting on the following 10 dates and times during the month of July. This is open to any incoming or current PHS boy or girl interested in cross country or running in general. They will meet in front of the high school:

Monday, July 7 - 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 9 - 9 a.m.; Friday, July 11 - 7 p.m.; Tuesday, July 15 - 9 a.m.; Thursday, July 17 - 7 p.m.; Monday, July 21 7 p.m.; Wednesday, July 23 - 9 a.m.; Friday, July 25 - 7 p.m.; Tuesday, July 29 - 9 a.m.; Thursday, July 31 - 7 p.m.

BV Color Races

MANLIUS — The Bureau Valley Booster Club 5K Color Race/Walk will be Aug. 2 at Bureau Valley High School in Manlius at 8 a.m. with a kids (ages 13 and under) color run immediately following the color run.

Participants may register at GetMeRegistered.com or by sending in the registration form. The 5K entry fee $30. The kids’ color run (ages 13 and under) is $20.

Runners can start picking up their race numbers starting a 6:30 a.m. on the day of the race. Each participant will receive a T-shirt and a race packet.

Send entry forms to: Bureau Valley Booster Club, P.O. Box 387, Manlius, IL 61338. For more information, call 815-445-4711.

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