Sports Briefs 0
(STAFF) --Members of the Barrie Kempettes Gymnastics Club participated competed in the third Ontario Cup qualifier on the weekend in Burlington.
Logan Picard finished second in the women's provincial level 'D' for gymnasts 15 years old and above. Picard has now qualified for the Trampoline and Tumbling Ontario championship being held in the Toronto area in June. It was also Picard's first time qualifying for the championship.
A pair of Kempettes who belong to the interclub team also competed last Friday in the 2012 BG's Spring Classic Power Tumbling Invitational Meet.
Travis Luttrell finished first overall in the senior men's division, while Trinity Kruger placed third overall among junior women. This is the first year as interclub tumbling athletes for both.
INNISFIL --The Lefroy Minor Hockey League is holding a kids carnival on Sunday from noon until 4 p.m. All proceeds will go to the Lefroy Minor Hockey League. The event is being held in the Lefroy arena located at 1354 Killarney Beach Rd.
FREE FOOTBALL CLINIC
(STAFF) --A spring football clinic will be held at St. Joan of Arc High School in Barrie next month with focus on such skills and techniques as footwork, tackling and catching.
Geared toward students from Grade 8 and high school, the camp is free of charge and non-contact. Helmets and shoulder pads will be signed out to participants at 9:30 a.m. Current high school students should sign out helmets and pads from their school.
The clinic will be held 10 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. on May 26, rain or shine. The school is located at 460 Mapleton Ave.
Experienced CFL and CIS players will be on hand for the skill development clinic, as well as university coaches.
There will also be a free lunch.
For more information, call Paul Harrington at 705-721- 0398, ext. 432.
LAWN BOWLING MEETING
(STAFF) --The Barrie Lawn Bowling Club begins its 2012 season with their annual spring meeting on Monday at the Barrie Sports Dome.
The meeting begins at 11:30 a.m. and will be followed by regular bowling at 1 p.m.
The club is actively seeking new members (new or experienced), and offers free instruction and use of club bowls for newcomers.
All play is held at the Barrie Sports Dome, at 99 Hanmer St., east of Bayfield Street.
Regular bowling days are Mondays 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Tuesdays 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Wednesdays 10 a.m. until noon.
The club will host an open house evenings on Tuesday and Thursday next week from 7-9 p.m. to give people a chance to try the sport. Free instruction. Bowls provided.
For information, call Nelson Jordan at 705-722-3088, or Don Holman at 705-733-2073.