Community Sports Calendar (North) for Aug. 18, 2013
August 15, 2013 2:28PM
Updated: September 19, 2013 9:26AM
Oak Lawn: Registration is open for Oak Lawn Baseball’s 2013 fall season, which runs from Sept. 14 to Oct. 20 and is open to boys ages 8 to 14. Register online at www.oaklawnbaseball.com.
Palos Heights: The Palos Stampede 12U team is looking to fill its roster for a squad that is Cooperstown-bound in July of 2014. Players must be 12 years old on May 1, 2014. Information: Dan Szykowny, (708) 906-7148 or email email@example.com.
Palos Hills: The Southside Shooters will hold boys basketball tryouts and organizational meetings Sept. 6 at Moraine Valley Community College, 9000 W. College Parkway. 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 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.
Southland: The Mokena Park District is offering an adult men’s flag football 8-on-8 league that will meet from 9 a.m. to noon Saturdays from Sept. 7 to Nov. 2 at Fox Ridge Park, 19740 Telluride Lane. Team rosters must consist of between 10 and 20 players. Cash prizes will be awarded to regular-season and postseason winners. Fees: $600 resident, $625 nonresident per team. Register by Saturday. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.
Oak Lawn: Richards High School’s Friends of Richards Football/Baseball Golf Outing will be held Saturday at Stony Creek Golf Course. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. with a shotgun start scheduled for noon. Fees: $100 for golf, registration gift, snack at the turn and a dinner party; $25 dinner party only. Cash prizes will be awarded for several contests. Information: Tony Sheehan. (708) 499-2550, Ext. 5353.
Southland: United Southland Lacrosse will hold tryouts for their elite fall/winter teams from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 25 at Andrew High School, 9001 W. 171st St., Tinley Park. Southland will field teams at the 11U, 13U and 15U levels. Fee: $25 for tryouts. Information: Tom Haggerty, (708) 227-8065 or email email@example.com; www.opchiefslacrosse.com.
Oak Lawn: Registration is open for Oak Lawn Baseball’s 2013 fall softball season, which runs from Sept. 14 to Oct. 20 and is open to girls ages 7 to 12. Register online at www.oaklawnbaseball.com.
Oak Lawn: Richards Area Swim Club will host free tryouts for the fall/winter season at 6 p.m. Sept. 9 at Richards High School, 107th Street and Central Avenue. The club is open to boys and girls ages 5 to 18. Must be able to swim 25 yards (one length of the pool) unassisted. Please bring a swimsuit, goggles, towel and swim cap (if you have long hair). Information: www.rascotters.com.
Southland: GILLS Swim Club will hold registration for the winter season, open to boys and girls ages 5 to 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 27 at Andrew High School, 9001 W. 171st St, Tinley Park. Swimmers must be able to swim 25 yards (one length of the pool) unassisted. The winter season runs from September to February. Information: Heather Murphy, (708) 259-6511 or email firstname.lastname@example.org; www.gills-swim.org.
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