Community Sports Calendar (Central) for Sept. 1, 2013
August 29, 2013 2:12PM
Updated: October 2, 2013 6:17AM
Orland Park: The Windy City Magic eighth-grade boys basketball travel team will hold tryouts for the 2013-14 season from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 15 and 16 at the Orland Park Sportsplex, 11351 W. 159th St. Information: www.windycitymagic.org.
Southland: The Southside Shooters will hold boys basketball tryouts and organizational meetings Friday at Moraine Valley Community College, 9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills. Fourth and fifth-graders will try out from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m., sixth- graders from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., and seventh- and eighth-graders from 7:45 to 8:45 p.m. Information: Bill Finn, (708) 508-0170 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southland: The Southside Shooters girls basketball team will start its fall session, “skills and scrimmages” at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 10 at Stagg High School in Palos Hills. The team is open to girls in grades four to 12. Information: Gary Ferguson, (630) 935-1150 or email email@example.com; www.shootersbball.com.
Southland: The Illinois Hoopla will host a Back to School Camp from Sept. 9 to Oct. 31 for boys and girls. Information: Coach Rick, (708) 460-6513 or email Hooplamr@gmail.com; www.illinoishoopla.com.
Mokena: The Mokena Park District is offering a Princess Pom and Cheer program on Tuesdays from Sept. 10 to Oct. 15 at the Recreation Program Center, 10925 W. LaPorte Road. Classes will meet from 11 to 11:45 a.m. or 12:15 to 1 p.m. The group is open to girls ages 4 to 6. Fees: (if registered by Sept. 3) $55 resident, $60 nonresident. New students must purchase pom poms ($3) and a T-Shirt ($8.50). Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.
Mokena: The Mokena Park District will host four adult indoor coed volleyball leagues in the fall, beginning Sept. 9. The A-League (competitive) will play on Monday nights, the B-League (upper-intermediate) and C-League (lower-intermediate) on Tuesday nights and the D-League (recreational) on Wednesday nights. Matches will be played from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at the Oaks Recreation and Fitness Center, 10847 W. LaPorte Road. Team rosters must consist of between six and 12 players. Cash prizes will be awarded to regular-season and postseason winners. Fees: $325 resident, $350 nonresident per team. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.
Orland Park: The Orland Youth Association and Attack Volleyball Club will host their Fifth Annual Competitive Sunday Night Volleyball Fall League for experienced players (boys and girls) in grades four to eight. League play runs from Sept. 15 to Nov. 24. Games will be held at the Franklin Loebe Center or the Orland Sportsplex. Players can register as an individual or as a team. Information: Pam Campbell, (312) 806-7387 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; www.attackvolleyballclub.net.
Orland Park: Attack Volleyball Club’s boys club, CounterAttack, will hold tryouts from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Franklin Loebe Center for high schoolers ages 15 to 18. CounterAttack’s 14U team will hold tryouts from 2 to 3:45 p.m. Oct. 6 at the Franklin Loebe center. Information: Jodi Frigo, (773) 484-7155 or email email@example.com; www.attackvolleyballclub.net.
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