Community Sports Calendar (North) for June 2, 2013
May 31, 2013 3:36PM
Chicago: The Satchel Paige summer travel baseball program will hold tryouts for its 11 to 12, 13 to 15 and 16 to 19-year old teams at 10 a.m. Sunday at the Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Community Center Chicago White Sox Baseball Field, 11900 S. Loomis St. Information: Coach Michael E. Mayden, (773) 741-3530; www.travelbaseball247.info.
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.
Chicago: Marist High School and girls basketball coach Mary Pat Connolly will host two sessions of four-day girls basketball camps. Session one begins June 17 and session two begins July 8. Information: Email Mary Pat Connolly, email@example.com, or visit www.marist.net under Summer Camps link.
Oak Lawn: Richards High School and boys basketball coach John Chappetto will hold a summer camp for incoming high school freshmen 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.
Palos Hills: A Chicago Bulls summer camp will be held from June 24 to 28 for kids ages six to 12 at Palos Hills Community Center, 8455 W. 103rd St. Ages six to eight will meet from 8:30 t0 11:30 a.m. and ages nine to 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. Fee: $199. Information: www.bullssoxacademy.com.
Oak Lawn: Richards High School and football coah Tony Sheehan will host a camp for eighth graders and incoming freshmen from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 10 to 13. Fee: $50. Information: Tony Sheehan, (708) 499-2550, Ext. 5353.
Oak Lawn: Richards High School and softball coach Julie Folliard will host a summer camp from June 10 to 13. The camp will be divided into two sessions. Session one, open to eighth graders and high school students, will be held from 9 to 11 a.m. Session two, open to kids in grades three to seven, will be held from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Fee: $40. Registration forms are available at www.chsd218.org at the Richards athletis page, or at the Richards athletic office at 10601 S. Central Ave. Information: Greg Foertsch, (708) 499-2550.
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 Monday 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southland: Marian Catholic High School in Chicago Heights and coach Dan Jordan will host a camp, open to kids in grades five to nine, from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. June 17 to 21. The camp will focus on fundamentals and drilling techniques. Information: Dan Jordan, email email@example.com.
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