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Community Sports Calendar (Central) for Dec. 9, 2012

Updated: January 10, 2013 6:10AM



BASEBALL

Southland: South Suburban College in South Holland and baseball coach Steve Ruzich will host a two-day catching camp from 1 to 4 p.m. Dec. 27 and 28. Fee: $100. Information: Steve Ruzich, (708) 596-2000, Ext. 2413, or email sruzich@ssc.edu.

Southland: 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.

BASKETBALL

Frankfort: Registration is open for the Frankfort Park District’s youth basketball leagues, open to boys and girls in grades three to eight. The league will meet Tuesdays and Saturdays from Jan. 8 to March 9. Times and location to be announced. Register by Dec. 19. Fee: $89; $94 nonresident ($5 off for siblings of registered kids). Information: www.frankfortparks.org.

Frankfort: Registration is open for the Frankfort Park District’s Little Dribblers program, open to boys and girls in first and second grades. The program will meet Saturdays from Jan. 12 to Feb. 9 at Founders Community Center. First-graders will meet from 9 to 10 a.m. and second-graders from 10 to 11 a.m. Fee: $39; $44 nonresident. Information: www.frankfortparks.org.

Mokena: The Mokena Park District is offering an 18-and-over men’s basketball league that will play Mondays from Jan. 14 to March 25 and a 30-and-over men’s basketball league that will play Tuesdays from Jan. 15 to March 26. Games will be played from 6:45 to 8:45 p.m. at Lincoln-Way East High School, 201 Colorado Ave., Frankfort. Fees: $575 per team (nonresident teams will pay additional fee). Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

GYMNASTICS

Oak Forest: The Oak Forest Park District’s Winter/Spring gymnastics classes begin Dec. 19. Classes are offered for all ages and levels. Information (708) 687-7270, Ext. 119.

SOCCER

Mokena: The Mokena Park District is offering an indoor recreational soccer league for boys and girls in grades one and two. Players must attend evaluations Jan. 6. Practices begin Jan. 14 and games will be played Sundays at The Oaks Recreation and Fitness Center, 10847 LaPorte Road. Fees: $89 (includes jersey and socks); additional fee for nonresidents. Register by Jan. 4. Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

SOFTBALL

Southland: Diamonds Forever Fast-pitch Club is looking to complete its 19U roster for the 2013 season. All players must be on a college roster and looking to play in five local tournaments plus nationals in Rockford next summer. Information: Bill Lammel, (708) 289-3438 or email ditrfp73@aol.com.

VOLLEYBALL

Mokena: The Mokena Park District is offering three indoor coed volleyball leagues for adults 18 and over. The A-League (competitive) plays on Mondays between Jan. 14 and March 25, the B-League (semi-competitive) on Tuesdays from Jan. 15 to March 26 and the C-League (recreational) on Wednesdays from Jan. 16 to March 27. Matches will be played between 6:45 and 8:45 p.m. at The Oaks Recreation and Fitness Center, 10847 LaPorte Road. Fees: $300 per team (nonresident teams will pay additional fee). Information: Mokena Park District, (708) 390-2401; www.mokenapark.com.

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