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Community Sports Calendar (North) for March 10, 2013

Updated: April 11, 2013 6:10AM



BASEBALL

Chicago: The Chicago Force Elite travel baseball program is looking for additional players at the 15U to 18U levels. To schedule a tryout, contact John Sabatino, (708) 828-7306.

Oak Lawn: Oak Lawn Baseball is looking for players at the colt (ages 15 and 16) and palomino (ages 17 to 19) levels. Managers and coaches are also needed at each level. Fee: $185 per player. Information: Email Paul Mallo, pmallo@comcast.net; www.oaklawnbaseball.com.

Southland: The Hegewisch 30-and-over Baseball Draft League is looking for individual players for the 2013 season. Experience preferred but not essential. Most games are played on Saturdays. Information: Andy Klein, (773) 646-0706.

BASKETBALL

Southland: The South Side Shooters Girls Basketball Club is holding tryouts for its spring session for all girls in grades four to 12. For more information and a schedule of tryouts, contact Director Gary Ferguson, (630) 935-1150 or email ssshootersbball@aol.com; www.shootersbball.com.

Southland: The Illinois Hoopla will hold tryouts for boys and girls in grades three to 12 Tuesday and Thursday. Information: Coach Rick, (708) 460-6513 or email Hooplamr@gmail.com; www.illinoishoopla.com.

Southland: The Bulls-Sox Academy will host a variety of Chicago Bulls camps at the Orland Park Sportsplex, 11351 W. 159th St., through March. Each camp lasts four weeks. Fees: $112 to $132; $140 to $165 nonresident. For a full schedule of camps and more information, call (708) 645-7529.

ICE SKATING

Southland: Southwest Ice Arena in Crestwood is taking registration for the next session of ice skating and pre-hockey classes, which begin Friday. Information: (708) 371-1344; www.southwesticearena.com.

SOFTBALL

Merrionette Park: The Merrionette Park Express travel softball team is looking for additional players at the 12U and 14U level. Information: Bill Fitzgerald, (708) 420-7768 or email bfitzgerald@keyser-group.com.

Southland: Diamond in the Rough Fastpitch Academy has a limited amount of openings for new girls pitching students at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels. Information: (708) 289-3438 or email ditrfp73@aol.com.

Southland: Diamonds Forever Fastpitch Club is looking to complete its 19U roster for the 2013 season. All players must be on a college roster and looking to play in five local tournaments plus Nationals in Rockford this summer. Information: Bill Lammel, (708) 289-3438 or email ditrfp73@aol.com.

TRACK AND FIELD

Burbank: Queen of Peace High School is looking for a head varsity track and field coach. Information: Darlene Graf, (708) 496-4736 or email grafd@queenofpeacehs.org.

Submit items for the calendar (before 2 p.m. Tuesday) to communitysports@southtownstar.com. Include a contact person with a phone number (with area code), email address or website, and specify the sport.



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