Community Sports Calendar (Central) for Oct. 6, 2013
October 3, 2013 2:18PM
Updated: November 7, 2013 6:17AM
Frankfort: The Frankfort Park District hosts a Chicago White Sox Hitting Club open to ages 6 to 11 on Mondays from Monday to Nov. 4 at Grand Prairie School. Ages 6 to 8 meet from 4:30 to 5:45 p.m. and ages 9 to 11 meet from 5:45 to 7 p.m. The class is led by Elite Academy instructors who will teach step-by-step hitting the same way White Sox players are taught. Information: (815) 469-9400 at frankfortparks.org.
Southland: The Illinois Hoopla host a 3-on-3 Basketball Blowout tournament for boys and girls teams, open to grades three to eight. The event is scheduled for Monday to Oct. 16. Information: Rick Palmer at (708) 460-6513 or Hooplamr@aol.com or illinoishoopla.com.
Southland: The Illinois Hoopla will host peewee basketball minicamps for first- to third-graders from Monday to Oct. 18 and Oct. 21 to 30. A Back to School camp also is running through Oct. 31. Information: Rick Palmer at (708) 460-6513 or Hooplamr@aol.com or illinoishoopla.com.
Southland: Richards High School in Oak Lawn 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.
Southland: Unique Bassmasters, Rayjus Outdoors and the Oak Lawn High School Spartan fishing team and its sponsors host the Rayjus Outdoors-Oak Lawn Community High School Bass Tournament on the Kankakee and Des Plaines rivers on Saturday. Cost per boat is $40, and schools may enter an unlimited number of boats. Space is limited to the first 50 boats registered. Information: Chris Kuchyt at email@example.com.
New Lenox: The Lincoln-Way girls lacrosse team hosts a free clinic for girls from noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 13 at Liberty Junior High in New Lenox. Equipment will be provided. No experience is necessary. Information: lincolnwaygirlslax.com.
Orland Park: Attack Volleyball Club conducts tryouts for the 2013-14 season, which is open to girls ages 10 to 14, from 9 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. Sunday at the Franklin Loebe Center. Fee: $15. Information: Pam Campbell at (312) 806-7387 or firstname.lastname@example.org or attackvolleyballclub.net.
Frankfort: Ultimate Volleyball Club conducts tryouts for girls teams for ages 10 to 14 and for boys teams for ages 13 and 14 on Sunday at Hallmark Sports Club, 10850 W. Laraway Road. Information: Erin Lorenz at (815) 469-1844, Ext. 208 or ultimatevolleyball.com.
Southland: Celtic Force Volleyball Club conducts tryouts Sunday at Palos Courts, 12221 S. Ridgeland Ave, Palos Heights. Tryouts for eighth-graders is at 11 a.m., for sixth-graders at 2 p.m. and for seventh-graders at 5 p.m. Information: (708) 389-9100, Ext. 21 or email@example.com or celticforcevbc.com.
Orland Park: Attack Volleyball Club’s boys club, CounterAttack’s 14U team, conducts tryouts from 2 to 3:45 p.m. Sunday at the Franklin Loebe Center. Information: Jodi Frigo at (773) 484-7155 or firstname.lastname@example.org or attackvolleyballclub.net.
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