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Community Sports Calendar (Central) for July 21, 2013

BASEBALL

Frankfort: Hickory Creek Middle School will hold baseball tryouts from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Aug. 5 to 7 at the school, 22150 116th Avenue. Two teams (maroon and gold) will be formed with seventh and eighth grade students as players. Attendance is required all three days. Information: Coach Jeff Perich, (815) 469-4474 or email jperich@fsd157c.org; www.fsd157c.org.

Orland Hills: The Orland Hills Wolves will hold tryouts for an 11U full-time travel baseball team for 2014 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday and Aug. 4 at Field 5 at Kelly Park, 16553 Haven Ave. Information: Mark Maciulewicz, (708) 699-819; www.leaguelineup.com/welcome.asp?url=ohwolves.

CHEERLEADING

New Lenox: The New Lenox Mustangs football program will hold cheerleading registration from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Martino Junior High. Practices begin July 29 and the first game is Aug. 17. Fee: $100. Information: Michelle, (815) 485-9056.

FOOTBALL

Mokena: The Mokena Park District is offering an adult men’s flag football 8-on-8 league that will meet from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays from Sept. 7 to Nov. 2 at Fox Ridge Park, 19740 Telluride Ln. Team rosters must consist of between 10 and 20 players. Cash prizes will be awarded to regular season and postseason winners. Fees: $600 resident, $625 nonresident per team. Register by Aug. 24. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

New Lenox: The New Lenox Mustangs will hold registration, open to boys ages 7 to 14 (not in high school) who weigh from 50 to 170 pounds. Registration will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Martino Junior High. Practices begin July 29 and the first game is Aug. 17. Fee: $150. Information: Bob Schaper, (815) 212-4673.

SOCCER

Mokena: 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

Frankfort: Hickory Creek Middle School will hold tryouts from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. July 31 (seventh grade only) and Aug. 1 (eighth grade only), 2 (both grades) and 5 (both grades) at the school, 22150 116th Ave. Information: Coach Mitch Stein, email mstein@fsd157c.org; www.fsd157c.org.

Mokena: 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 Saturday. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

VOLLEYBALL

Orland Park: 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. The second camp will run 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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