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Community Sports Calendar (North) for Feb. 24, 2013

Updated: March 25, 2013 6:08AM



BASEBALL

Blue Island: All players signed up for the Blue Island Baseball Association are invited to attend Cardinals Baseball Spring Training from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday at Eisenhower High School, to receive instruction from Eisenhower coaches and players.

Chicago: The Chicago Force Elite travel baseball program is looking for additional players at the 15U to 18U levels. To schedule a tryout, contact John Sabatino, (708) 828-7306.

Oak Lawn: Oak Lawn Baseball is looking for players at the colt (ages 15 and 16) and palomino (ages 17 to 19) levels. Managers and coaches are also needed at each level. Fee: $185 per player. Information: Email Paul Mallo, pmallo@comcast.net; www.oaklawnbaseball.com.

Palos Hills: Moraine Valley Community College, 9000 W. College Parkway, will host a hitting camp Sunday for kids ages 8 to 18. Ages 8 to 12 will meet from 9 to 11 a.m. and ages 13 to 18 from 1 to 3 p.m. Fees: $50. Information: Alain Quijano, (708) 974-5773 or email quijanoa3@morainevalley.edu.

Southland: The Hitters World Hawks travel baseball program is looking for additional players for its 11U team for the 2013 season. Information: Dave Roseen, (815) 545-8048 or email roseen6@aol.com.

Southland: The Hegewisch 30-and-over Baseball Draft League is looking for individual players for the 2013 season. Experience preferred but not essential. Most games are played on Saturdays, Information: Andy Klein, (773) 646-0706.

BASKETBALL

Chicago Ridge: The Chicago Ridge Park District is taking registration for boys basketball leagues open to kids in grades four to eight. Information: (708) 423-3959.

Oak Lawn: District 218 will host Chicago Bulls FUNdamentals camps for boys and girls ages 5 to 14 on Saturdays from Saturday to March 23 at the District 218 Administrative Center, 10701 S. Kilpatrick Avenue. Ages 5 to 8 will meet from 9 to 10 a.m., and ages 9 to 14 from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Information: www.bullssoxacademy.com.

Southland: The Illinois Hoopla will conduct tryouts for boys and girls in grades three to 12 on Tuesday and Thursday. For a schedule of tryouts or more information, contact Coach Rick, (708) 460-6513 or email hooplamr@gmail.com; www.illinoishoopla.com.

ICE SKATING

Southland: Southwest Ice Arena in Crestwood is taking registration for the next session of ice skating and pre-hockey classes, which begin the week of March 15. Information: (708) 371-1344; www.southwesticearena.com.

SOFTBALL

Merrionette Park: The Merrionette Park Express travel softball team is looking for additional players at the 12U and 14U level. Information: Bill Fitzgerald, (708) 420-7768 or email bfitzgerald@keyser-group.com.

Southland: The Bridgeview Redbirds travel softball team is looking for additional players at the 13U and 14U levels. Information: Rob Gaskin, (708) 259-0289 or email RPGASKIN75@yahoo.com.

TRACK AND FIELD

Burbank: Queen of Peace High School is looking for a head varsity track and field coach. Information: Darlene Graf, (708) 496-4736 or email grafd@queenofpeacehs.org.

VOLLEYBALL

Chicago Ridge: The Chicago Ridge Park District is taking registration for girls volleyball leagues open to kids in grades four to eight. Information: (708) 423-3959.

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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