Youth camps

Rome High offensive coordinator Chris Boden and other coaches will be leading several youth sports camps in the next weeks. (File, Tommy Romanach/

No matter a child’s interests, the coaches at Rome High School are prepared to offer a youth camp that will help them in the future.

The Rome High athletic department is boasting seven different youth sports camps starting this weekend through June 16 that include track, soccer, wrestling and football.

A registration form, as well as a full list of camps, is available at the website at

Head football coach John Reid and his staff, including offensive coordinator Chris Boden, head up a free youth football camp at the high school May 24-25 from 4-6:30 p.m. each day. Boys’ soccer coach Chris Cochran then offers a free boys’ soccer camp at Barron Stadium May 29-June 2 from 8-10 a.m.

A special track and field kids camp is scheduled for May 30-June 1 at Barron Stadium from 5:30-7:30 p.m. each day. The cost is $20 per child and goes up to $30 after May 24.

Meanwhile, a wrestling kids camp will be held May 30-June 2 at the high school and will last from 9 a.m. to noon each day. The cost is $50 per child.

Rome girls’ soccer coach Jessica Hewitt and the Lady Wolves’ soccer team will hold a girls’ soccer camp June 5-8 at Barron Stadium from 9 a.m. to noon each day. The cost is $60 per child. The Little Wolves Cheer Camp will be June 13-16 at the high school. The cost is $50 per child and each day’s session will last from 8 a.m. to noon.

Rome cross country coach Luis Goya will lead a cross country running camp from June 19-23 with instruction lasting from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. each day. The cost is $40 per child and it meets at the high school.