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Community Sports Calendar (North) for June 16, 2013

Updated: July 17, 2013 6:14AM



BASKETBALL

Chicago: St. Xavier University and men’s basketball coach Tom O’Malley will host a boys basketball camp, open to boys ages 9 to 15. The second session will be held at the Shannon Center on St. Xavier’s campus from 9:30 a.m. to noon Monday to Thursday. Fee: $95 (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 Monday and session two begins July 8. Information: Email Mary Pat Connolly, connolly.marypat@marist.net, 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 freshman boys from 10 a.m. to noon Monday to Thursday. 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 6 to 12 at Palos Hills Community Center, 8455 W. 103rd St. Ages 6 to 8 will meet from 8:30 t0 11:30 a.m. and ages 9 to 12 from 1 to 4 p.m. Fee: $199. Information: www.bullssoxacademy.com.

Southland: Cardinal Bernardin School in Orland Hills will host boys and girls basketball camps, open to students entering grades two to eight in the fall. The camps will run from Monday to Thursday and June 24 to 27. Fees range from $50 to $110 depending on the camp. Information: athletic director Bob Myjak, (708) 403-6525, Ext. 149 or email rmyjak@cardinaljbschool.com. Registration forms are also available at www.cjbschool.org.

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 hooplamr@aol.com; www.illinoishoopla.com.

FOOTBALL

Chicago: St. Rita High School and coach Todd Kuska will host a pair of camps open to kids in grades five to eight. A quarterback camp will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Monday to Thursday and a fundamentals camp will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. July 15 to 18. Fees: $100 per camp. Information: Todd Kuska, (773) 925-6600, Ext. 6657 or email tkuska@stritahs.com.

VARIOUS SPORTS

Oak Lawn: District 218 will host a Chicago White Sox baseball camp and a Chicago Bulls baseball camp from Monday to Friday at the Administrative Center, 10701 S. Kilpatrick Ave. The baseball camp is open to kids ages 5 to 11 and meets from 9 a.m. to noon. The basketball camp is open to kids ages 5 to 12 and meets from 1 to 4 p.m. Parents who register their children for both camps will receive a discount on the camps, 10 ticket vouchers for White Sox games, and a chance to purchase Bulls tickets for next season at a reduced price. Fees: $159 for baseball camp (includes hat, T-shirt, vouchers for six White Sox games, tour of U.S. Cellular Field); $159 for basketball camp (includes T-shirt, duffel bag, basketball, tour of the United Center and a chance to meet a Bulls player or tv/radio personality). Information: www.bullssoxacademy.com.

WRESTLING

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. Monday to Friday. The camp will focus on fundamentals and drilling techniques. Information: Dan Jordan, email dj1096@comcast.net.

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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