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Community Sports Calendar (Central) for April 21, 2013

Updated: May 22, 2013 6:07AM



BASEBALL

Southland: The Palos Park Recreation Department will offer T-Ball and coach pitch leagues Saturdays through May 18, with T-Ball open to ages 4 and 5 and coach pitch ages 6 to 8. Information: (708) 671-3760. Register online at www.activenet15.active.com/palospark or at the office at 8901 W. 123rd St.

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

Frankfort: The Frankfort Park District will host a high school boys basketball league Wednesday nights through May 8 at the Founders Community Center. Fee: $65 ($70 nonresident). Information: (815) 469-9400; www.frankfortparks.org.

Southland: The South Side Shooters Girls Basketball Club is holding tryouts for its spring session for all girls in grades four to 12. For more info and a schedule of tryouts, contact Director Gary Ferguson, (630) 935-1150 or email ssshootersbball@aol.com; www.shootersbball.com.

Southland: 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 Chicago 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.

Southland: Hillcrest High School in Country Club Hills and girls basketball coach John Maniatis will host a camp for girls in grades six to 12 from 1:30 to 3:15 p.m. Mondays to Thursdays from June 10 to July 11. Fee: $80. Information: John Maniatis, (708) 799-7000, Ext. 3525 or email jmaniatis@bhsd228.com.

BOXING

Southland: Mount Carmel High School in Chicago will host its annual Fight Night fundraiser at 6 p.m. Saturday. Mount Carmel will honor its military alumni at the event, as well as the late Mike Fitzgerald, who led the Fight Night for years. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students. All proceeds go to Mount Carmel. Information: email mc.fathers.club@gmail.com.

RUNNING

Southland: The 3rd Annual Germazing Race 5K Run/Walk at St. Germaine School in Oak Lawn will be held Saturday. The race begins at 9 a.m. with a kids dash (for ages 10 and under) beginning at 10 a.m. Fees: $35; $30 early registration; $10 kids. Information: www.thegermazingrace.com. Register at www.signmeup.com/90617.

SOFTBALL

Southland: The NWI White Sox 2001 fastpitch travel team is looking for an “A” player. Must have a 2001 or later birthday. Information: Coach Wright, (219) 775-6775 or email coachwright86@att.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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