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Community Sports Calendar (North) for Oct. 13, 2013

BASEBALL

Alsip: Players at the 9U and 14U levels are being sought for Alsip Crunch baseball’s 2014 season. Information: For 9U, John Charters at (708) 557-3122 or johncharters@comcast.net. For 14U, Chris Marinec at (708) 466-9576 or maro68gto@comcast.net.

BASKETBALL

Southland: Illinois Hoopla host peewee basketball minicamps for grades one to three from Oct. 21 to 30. A Back to School camp also runs to Oct. 31. Information: Rick Palmer at (708) 460-6513 or Hooplamr@aol.com or illinoishoopla.com.

Southland: Faith United Methodist Church, 15101 S. 80th Ave., Orland Park, conducts tryouts for the Faith Falcons basketball program, open to boys in grades six to eight, from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 29. The team will play league games Sunday afternoons from Nov. 24 to March. An intramural league also will be at the church at 6:30 p.m. Thursdays from Oct. 24 to Dec. 5. The league is open to boys and girls in grades two to five.

Oak Lawn: Richards High School and boys basketball coach John Chappetto host a boys minicamp for grades three to eight from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 28 to 30. Fee: $40. Information: John Chappetto at (708) 499-2550, Ext. 5340.

Bridgeview: Girls basketball teams are welcome to join Bridgeview Park District’s league, which runs from December to March. Team divisions are fourth, fifth and sixth grades, and seventh and eighth grades. Games will be at the park district’s Sports Complex Gymnasium, 8100 S. Beloit Ave. Games will be on Saturdays and/or Sundays. Fee: $500 per team. Information: (708) 594-1818.

SOFTBALL

Chicago: The Chicago Attitude women’s fast-pitch team is looking for current or former college players to compete in four weekend tournaments and round-robin play from June to August. Information: Robert Madrigal at mmadge6@aol.com.

VOLLEYBALL

Chicago: Tryouts for Chicago Juniors Volleyball Club’s 12U, 13U and 14U teams are on Sunday. Tryouts for the 15U and 16U teams are on Oct. 27, and tryouts for the 17U and 18U teams are on Nov. 3. All tryouts will be at the Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences, 3857 W. 111th St. Clinics also will be offered for players in grades four to eight from 9 to 11 a.m. Sunday and Oct. 20 at Queen of Peace High School, 7659 S. Linder Ave., Burbank. Information: Claire Donahue at cjvbc@aol.com or chicagojrsvbc.com.

Southland: Tryouts for the Attack Volleyball Club’s 2013-14 season will be Oct. 27 for girls ages 15 and 16 who have finished their high school volleyball season. Tryouts will be from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Franklin Loebe Center in Orland Park. For girls ages 17 and 18 and those who have not finished their season by Oct. 27, tryouts will be from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Nov. 3 at the center. Fee: $15. Information: Pam Campbell at (312) 806-7387 or campbellpam@comcast or attackvolleyballclub.net.

Items for the Sports Calendar should be emailed before 2 p.m. Tuesdays to communitysports@southtownstar.com. Include a contact person and phone number (with area code) as well as an email address or website for additional information. Also, specify the sport.



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