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Community Sports Calendar (East) for March 2, 2014

Updated: April 3, 2014 6:19AM



BASEBALL

Matteson: A private league working in partnership with the Olympia Fields Park District, Matteson/Olympia Fields Baseball needs coaches and board members for the 2014 season. Information: Kevin Oliver at (708) 674-7444.

Southland: Alsip Crunch baseball is looking for players at the 9U and 14U levels for the 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.

Southland: The Midwest Rangers are looking for players who will be 11 or 14 years old next season. The age cutoff is April 30. The full-time travel team plays a competitive schedule including competing in a national World Series. Information: midwestsportsgroup@yahoo.com or (708) 932-0590.

Southland: South Side Wooden Bat League, an amateur league spanning Chicago and the suburbs, is open to ages 17 and older and looking for teams and players for 2014’s season. Information: southsidewoodenbatleague.com.

CHEERLEADING

Hazel Crest: Registration for the Hazel Crest Mustangs cheerleaders’ 2014 season is on Saturday and April 12 at the Hazel Crest Park District, 2600 W. 171st St. Information: Java Rogers at (708) 560-1194.

Glenwood: Registration for Glenwood Cougars’ 2014 season, open to ages 5 to 14 (not entering high school), will be from 6 to 8 p.m. March 15 and April 12 at the Hickory Glen fieldhouse, 192nd Street and Minerva Avenue, Glenwood. Fees: $155 for returning cheerleaders or $175 for new cheerleaders. Information: Doreen Davis at (708) 257-7523 or glenwoodcougars.org.

DIVING

Flossmoor: Viking Diving Club conducts its Spring I session, open to intermediate and high school-age divers, from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays from March 11 to April 17. There also will be a class for intermediate and advanced divers from noon to 2 p.m. Saturdays from March 15 to April 19. All classes will be at Homewood-Flossmoor High School in Flossmoor. Information: Rick Carlson at (708) 798-4143 or vikingdiving@sbcglobal.net.

FOOTBALL

Hazel Crest: Registration for the Hazel Crest Mustangs’ 2014 season is set for Saturday and April 12 at the Hazel Crest Park District, 2600 W. 171st St. Information: Ken Cook at (708) 417-3706.

Glenwood: Registration for the Glenwood Cougars’ 2014 season, open to ages 5 to 14 (not entering high school), will be from 6 to 8 p.m. March 15 and April 12 at the Hickory Glen fieldhouse, 192nd Street and Minerva Avenue, Glenwood. Fees: $165 for returning players or $195 for new players. Information: Doreen Davis at (708) 257-7523 or glenwoodcougars.org.

SOFTBALL

Southland: Purdue University Calumet softball hosts its spring camp March 22 at the school’s campus in Hammond, Ind. A pitching and catching camp runs from 12:30 to 2 p.m. and a hitting, bunting and baserunning camp will be from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Fees: $30 for each camp or $55 for both. Information: Heather Tarter at (219) 989-8301 or heather.tarter@purduecal.edu.

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 for additional information. Also, specify the sport.



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