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Community Sports Calendar (East) for Oct. 20, 2013

Updated: November 21, 2013 6:20AM



BASKETBALL

Southland: The Illinois Hoopla host peewee basketball minicamps for grades one to three from Monday to Oct. 30. A Back to School camp also is running to 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 through eight from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Oct. 28 to 30. Fee: $40. Information: John Chappetto at (708) 499-2550, Ext. 5340.

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

CHEERLEADING

Chicago Heights: A new youth team in 2014, the Chicago Heights Bangels are looking for coaches at all levels. Information: chicagoheightsbangels@yahoo.com.

DIVING

Flossmoor: Viking Diving Club’s Fall Two session features 10 one-hour classes for beginner, intermediate and advanced divers. The session runs from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays from Monday to Nov. 20. All classes meet at Homewood-Flossmoor High School in Flossmoor. Information: Rick Carlson at (708) 798-4143 or vikingdiving@sbcglobal.net.

FOOTBALL

Chicago Heights: A new youth team in 2014, the Chicago Heights Bangels are looking for coaches at all levels. Information: chicagoheightsbangels@yahoo.com.

KARATE

Homewood: Through Thursday, Homewood-Flossmoor Park District offers Wado-Ki Pre-Karate for ages 4 to 6 and Wado-Ki Karate for ages 6 to adult from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Irwin Community Center, 18120 Highland Ave. Fee: $52 for residents and $78 for nonresidents. Information: (708) 957-7275 or hfparks.com.

SOFTBALL

Southland: 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

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

Items for the Sports Calendar should be emailed before 2 p.m. Tuesdays to communitysports@southtownstar.com. Include a contact person and phone number as well as an email address or website.



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