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Community Sports Calendar (North) for July 14, 2013

BASEBALL

Alsip: The Bulls/Sox Academy will hold a Chicago White Sox summer camp from Monday to Friday 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 High School Fall Baseball League will feature a network of leagues spanning from Chicago to Dayton, Ohio in the 2013 season. Leagues are open to kids who will be in high school in the fall. Leagues play on Sundays, beginning Aug. 25 and ending Oct. 13 with the HSFBL Championship Tournament in Indianapolis. Leagues will play a six-week regular season, followed by postseason tournaments and an All-Star Showcase. Fee: $225. Register by Aug. 4. Information: www.hsfbl.com.

CYCLING

Chicago: The 11th Annual Beverly Hills Cycling Classic professional bike races will be held Thursday, with the women’s race beginning at 4:40 p.m. and the men’s race at 6:30. The start/finish and festival area will be at 107th Street and Longwood Drive. There will also be a friendly competiton for children, the Longwood 100 Big Wheel Race.

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. Monday to Thursday. Fee: $100. Information: Todd Kuska, (773) 925-6600, Ext. 6657 or email tkuska@stritahs.com.

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. Two skill camps will be held at the Orland Park Sportsplex, 11351 W. 159th St.: one from Monday to Friday 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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