Originally published Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at 06:03a.m.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department’s Outdoor Expo will have a family fishing area this year, which has become one of the most popular booths every year. Two bubbling tanks will be on hand as kids will have a chance to try their hand at fishing. The expo is scheduled for March 24-25 at the Ben Avery Shooting Range in Phoenix. Game and Fish staff will be on hand to help show young anglers how to remove fish from hooks and ensure a memorable experience. For more information, visit azgfd.gov/expo.
Primavera Open set for April 9 at Capital Canyon Club
The Primavera Open Golf Tournament is scheduled to take place Monday, April 9, at the Capital Canyon Club in Prescott. The four-player team scramble format will have a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. with a continental breakfast and a Territorial Grill-Out buffet luncheon will follow the tournament. Entry fee is $150 per player, which includes green fees, cart, range balls, prizes, breakfast and lunch. There will be prizes on all par three holes, including a cash prize of $5,000 for a hole-in-one. For more information, contact Carol Darrow at 928-445-5382. Entry deadline is March 30.
Mile High PBR returns to Prescott Valley April 28
For the seventh consecutive year, the Professional Bull Riding organization will make a stop in Prescott Valley. The event is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 28, at the Prescott Valley Event Center. Tickets start at just $12 and doors open at 6 p.m. Fans can also purchase tickets at the PVEC box office. For more information, call 928-583-6098.
Yavapai baseball to hold prospect camp May 13
The Yavapai College Baseball Prospect Camp is scheduled for Sunday, May 13, at Roughrider Park in Prescott. The annual prospect camp’s purpose is to promote exposure to Yavapai College as well as all other ACCAC baseball programs. Each junior college from the state of Arizona will be invited to recruit and evaluate talent. This year the two new NAIA baseball programs in Arizona will also be invited to attend the event. The prospect camp is also geared toward sophomores and juniors wishing to get a head start on the recruiting process. Yavapai College currently has players on its roster from this camp. For more information, contact Yavapai assistant baseball coach Kyle Wise at 928-776-2292, or email email@example.com.
City of Prescott teams with Antelope Hills to offer junior golf class
The City of Prescott and Antelope Hills Golf Course have joined to offer junior golfers a FUNdamental Golf Class that will teach young people interested in the game how to play in a fast, safe and courteous manner. This 90 minutes class is open to junior’s ages 7 to 18 for various dates and times throughout the year. Pre-registration and payment of $10 is required. After completion, a junior golfer may participate in the Junior Developmental Program, which includes complimentary green fees and range balls for $20 per month. The program also allows for junior golfers to receive instruction from PGA professionals. Registration forms are available at the Antelope Hills golf shop. For more information, call 928-776-7888.