Community Sports Calendar (North) for April 28, 2013
April 25, 2013 1:26PM
Updated: May 29, 2013 6:07AM
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, firstname.lastname@example.org; www.oaklawnbaseball.com.
Palos Park: The Palos Park Recreation Department will offer T-Ball and coach pitch leagues Saturdays through May 18, with T-Ball open to ages 4 and 5 and coach pitch ages 6 to 8. Information: (708) 671-3760. Register online at www.activenet15.active.com/palospark or at the office at 8901 W. 123rd St.
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.
Chicago: St. Xavier University and women’s basketball coach Bob Hallberg will host a girls basketball camp, open to girls ages 7 to 15, from 1:30 to 4 p.m. June 10 to 14 at the Shannon Center on St. Xavier’s campus. Participants will be grouped by age and ability level and taught each day by Hallberg as well as SXU assistants and players. Fee: $135 (includes T-Shirt). Applications are available at the Shannon Center or at www.sxucougars.com under the Summer Camps link. Information: Laura Kurzeja, (773) 298-3785.
Chicago: St. Xavier Unviersity and men’s basketball coach Tom O’Malley will host a boys basketball camp, open to boys ages 9 to 15. Two sessions of the camp will be held at the Shannon Center on St. Xavier’s campus, with the first session running from 9:30 a.m. to noon June 10 to 13 and the second session from 9:30 a.m. to noon June 17 to 20. Fees: $95 for one session, $160 for both sessions (includes T-Shirt, SXU basketball and special awards). Applications are available at the Shannon Center or at www.sxucougars.com under the Summer Camps link. Information: Laura Kurzeja, (773) 298-3785.
Oak Lawn: Richards High School boys basketball coach John Chappetto will hold a summer camp for incoming high school freshman boys from 10 a.m. to noon June 17 to 20. A summer camp will also be held for boys entering grades three to eight from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. June 24 to 27. Fees: $40 per camp. Information: John Chappetto, (708) 499-2550, Ext. 5340.
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 email@example.com; www.shootersbball.com.
Southland: The Illinois Hoopla is hosting tryouts for its spring/summer session for boys and girls in grades three to 12. Information: Coach Rick, (708) 460-6513 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; www.illinoishoopla.com.
Palos Heights: The football program at Shepard High School will host its fifth annual youth camp, open to kids in grades one to eight, from 2 to 4 p.m. May 5. Registration begins at 1:45 p.m. Shepard coach Dominic Passolano, assistant coaches and varsity players will lead the camp. No pads will be worn and no experience is necessary. Players should bring cleats and gym shoes. Fee: $10 (includes T-Shirt and food).
TRACK AND FIELD
Chicago: 2012 U.S. Olympic coach Tom Pukstys will direct the AO Track Club for the summer of 2013. The club for sprinters and throwers will meet from June 3 to July 26 at Marist High School. Sprinters will train from 6 to 8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays and throwers will train from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Fees: $330 for 16 sessions. Information: Tom Pukstys, (708) 218-7510 or email email@example.com.
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