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Community Sports Calendar (North) for June 30, 2013

BASEBALL

Alsip: The Bulls/Sox Academy will hold a Chicago White Sox summer camp from July 15 to 19 at Commissioners Park, 12600 Kedzie Ave. The camp is open to ages 5 to 11. Ages 5 to 6 will meet from 1 to 3 p.m. and ages 7 to 11 from 1 to 4 p.m. Fees: $179 ages 5 to 6; $199 ages 7 to 11. Information: www.bullssoxacademy.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

Chicago: Marist High School and girls basketball coach Mary Pat Connolly will host two sessions of four-day girls basketball camps. Session two begins July 8. Information: Email Mary Pat Connolly, connolly.marypat@marist.net, or visit www.marist.net under Summer Camps link.

FOOTBALL

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

Hickory Hills: The St. Patricia Bobcats will hold registration from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the St. Patricia football shed, 9000 S. 86th Ave. This is the final day for registration. The team is open to boys entering grades two to eight in the fall who attend St. Patricia or take religious education classes at St. Patricia, Sacred Heart or St. Fabian. Information: Mary Kay Barbour, (708) 921-5529 or Jim Morgan, email jimandericamorgan@att.net.

SOCCER

Southland: The Mokena Park District will hold a United Soccer Academy recreational league, for boys and girls at the U8 to U14 levels, this fall beginning Aug. 19. Practices will be held Mondays to Thursdays with most games played Thursdays and Saturdays at local parks. Fees: $150 resident, $155 nonresident (includes T-shirts and awards). Register by Aug. 5. A United Soccer Academy mini-clinic, free for anyone registered for the league, will also be held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Aug. 17 at Fox Ridge Park, 19740 Telluride Ln. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

SOFTBALL

Southland: The Mokena Park District is offering an adult men’s 12-inch softball league that will run from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sundays from Aug. 4 to Sept. 29 at Fox Ridge Park, 19740 Telluride Ln. Team rosters must consist of between 12 and 20 players. Cash prizes will be awarded to regular season and postseason winners. Fees: $500 resident, $525 nonresident per team. Register by July 20. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

VOLLEYBALL

Southland: The Mokena Park District will host four adult indoor coed volleyball leagues in the fall, beginning Sept. 9. The A-League (competitive) will play on Monday nights, the B-League (upper-intermediate) and C-League (lower-intermediate) on Tuesday nights and the D-League (recreational) on Wednesday nights. Matches will be played from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at the Oaks Recreation and Fitness Center, 10847 W. LaPorte Rd. Team rosters must consist of between six and 12 players. Cash prizes will be awarded to regular season and postseason winners. Fees: $325 resident, $350 nonresident per team. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

Southland: Registration is open for Attack Volleyball Club’s summer camps. A beach volleyball camp will be held from July 8 to 11 at Centennial Park in Orland Park and two skill camps will be held at the Orland Park Sportsplex, 11351 W. 159th St.: one from July 15 to 19 and one from July 29 to August 1. Register at the Sportsplex or contact Pam Campbell, (312) 806-7387 or email campbellpam@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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