North Lake sport briefs: Friends of Michael Williams Golf Tournament today

2013-09-20T22:15:00Z North Lake sport briefs: Friends of Michael Williams Golf Tournament today nwitimes.com
September 20, 2013 10:15 pm

Hessville Little League holding Board of Directors elections

HAMMOND | Hessville Little League will be holding its annual Board of Directors election from 7 to 8 p.m. Sept. 30 in the press box at the Caldwell Youth Sports Complex. Only regular members in good standing are eligible to vote. Regular league members are current officers, board members, committee members, managers, umpires, team parents and other elected or board appointed officials, the parents or legal guardians recorded on the 2013 Player Registration Form and members with a valid auxiliary card. Nominations for all board positions will be accepted starting today through 5 p.m. Sept. 27. Only regular members can be nominated. To make a nomination, call April Nelson at (219) 677-7016. Absentee votes may be cast Sept. 28 through 6 p.m. Sept. 29 by calling Nelson.

 

Bags league/tournament starting at OTSSA

CROWN POINT | Players are sought for Friday night bags leagues/tournaments at On the Square Sports Academy. There will competitive and recreational levels with cash and prizes. Sign-ups are required a week in advance to secure a spot. For details, call (219) 808-5290.

 

Set 'Em Up seeks teams for fall bowling leagues

GRIFFITH | Set 'Em Up Lanes, 135 N. Broad St., have openings for four teams for the following sanctioned bowling leagues: Tuesday Open ($13 per person, 6:45 p.m. ); Saturday Mixed ($15 per person, 4:45 p.m.) and Every Other Saturday ($15 per person).

For details, call (219) 924-3181 or go to www.setemuplanes.com.

 

Brooke Baker holding softball pitching clinic at Triple Crown

SCHERERVILLE | Former Purdue University star Brooke Baker will be conducting at Monday night softball pitching clinic on six consecutive Mondays starting Nov. 11 at Triple Crown All Stars. All ages and levels are welcome. Beginners will learn basic fundamentals; advanced players will be taught how to add movement to their pitches, conditioning and participate in competitive drills. Campers will be selected on a first come basis. For details, call or text Brooke Baker at (219) 427-4876 or Rick Baker at (219) 613-1017.

 

CMPD Mini-Marathon and 5K run Sunday

CALUMET CITY | The Calumet Memorial Park District's 41st annual Mini-Marathon and 5K Run will be held Sunday. The Mini-Marathon pre-registration fee is $30, and the 5K pre-registration fee is $20. Registration is being taken at the Memorial Park Recreation Office, 612 Wentworth Ave. For details, call (708) 862-6440 or email Anthony Comer-Hill at Anthony@MyCMPD.com.

 

Matt Lovasko Memorial Disc Golf Tournament on Oct. 6

CEDAR LAKE | The Matt Lovasko Memorial Disc Golf Tournament will be held Oct. 6 at Lemon Lake County Park. The 12th annual tournament is in memory of Lovasko, one of the top amateurs in the nation who died in an apartment fire Sept. 19, 2001. For details, called Jay Svitko at (219) 771-3472.

 

Seniors sought for low-key baseball activity

Play It Again, Sam Sports is calling out for people ages 60 and over interested in participating in a low-key baseball activity. For details, contact Joe Gerlach at (219) 365-5791 or email jjgerlach@att.net.

 

Kids Night Out open gym at Midwest Training

ST. JOHN | Midwest Training and Ice Center, 10600 White Oak Ave., is holding a Kids Night Out open gym for ages 4 and over from 5 to 8 p.m. today. It consists of supervised open gym, bounce house, games, craft and dinner. Cost is $30, and $25 for additional children. For details, call (219) 558-8811.

 

Lady Region Elite holding basketball tryouts

GARY | Lady Region Elite Basketball will be holding tryouts for its grade 6, 7 and 8 AAU girls teams from 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 28 in the Savannah Center at Indiana University Northwest. For details, call Rudy Chabes at (574) 286-7995.

 

Men's basketball leagues at Fuel Fitness

CROWN POINT | Men's 30 and Over and Men's Open Basketball leagues are starting a Fuel Fitness in Crown Point. The Open League is on Monday nights starting Oct. 14; the 30 and Over League is on Thursday nights starting Oct. 17. Cost for either league is $550 per team.

There will be open gym from 7 to 9 p.m. Oct. 7 at Fuel Fitness for teams to register and practice. There is a $5 player fee for open gym.

For details, call (219) 765-4966.

 

Flag football league starting at C.P. Family Fun Center

CROWN POINT | Men's 5-on-5 Saturday Flag Football is starting Oct. 26 at the Crown Point Family Fun Center Dome. Cost is $550 per team. For details, call (219) 765-4966.

 

Crown Point Lacrosse seeks boy and girl players

CROWN POINT | Crown Point Lacrosse is holding 2014 season team registration. Youth teams will be offered at the U9, U11, U13 and U15 levels. A girls JV team has been added. Crown Point residency is not required. Boys JV and Varsity teams require athletes to attend Crown Point High School Registration will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Oct. 6 and Oct. 20 at the Crown Point Civic Center, 101 South East St. Sign-up information and registration documents are available at www.freeteams.net/cplax. For details, call (219) 779-9632.

 

Region Storm holding 17U baseball tryouts Sunday

HOBART | The Region Storm will hold 17U baseball tryouts at 10:30 a.m. Sunday at the City Ball Park, 400 East 8th St. To register in advance, contact Ken Haluska at (219) 313-4726 or kennyhaluska@comcast.net.

 

Hobart Storm looking for 12U baseball players

The Hobart Storm 12U baseball team is looking for serious players from Northwest Indiana. For details, call Bobby at (219) 840-8918.

 

Andrean High School seeks assistant wrestling coach

MERRILLVILLE | Andrean High School seeks an assistant wrestling coach for the upcoming season. All interested should submit a resume with at least three references to athletic director Bill Mueller by mail at at Andrean High School, c/o Bill Mueller, 5959 Broadway, Merrillville, Ind. 46410, or by email at bmueller@andreanhs.com.

 

Hobart High School seeks assistant swimming coach

HOBART | Hobart High School is looking for a boys and girls assistant swimming coach for the 2013-2014 school year. Those interested should call (219) 942-8521, ext. 8035.

 

Illiana Blackbirds offering partner/sponsor opportunities

ST. JOHN | The Illiana Blackbirds Tier III Junior Hockey Team, which plays its home games at Midwest Training and Ice Center, is offering partner/sponsorship opportunities for the upcoming season. For details, contact Jacqueline Owerko at (312) 301-8200 or owerko@comcast.net.

 

Hobart Storm looking for 8U baseball players

The Hobart Storm 8U travel baseball team is looking for three players to complete its 2014 roster. For details, call Luke Donsbach at (219) 313-2920.

 

Indiana Chiefs seek a couple of 13U baseball players

The Indiana Chiefs 13U baseball team is looking for two additional players to complete its 2014 roster. Players interested should have experience in pitching, playing middle infield or the outfield. The team will play a local schedule beginning in April along with a competitive summer travel schedule, which includes a tournament in Florida. For details, call Jim Nohos at (219) 313-6680.

 

White Sox Academy holding camp at U.S. Cellular

CHICAGO | The White Sox Academy will hold its On-Field Camp for boys and girls ages 5-18 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sept. 29 at U.S. Cellular Field. Cost is $149 per athlete. For details, call (630) 324-8221 or go to www.BullsSoxAcademy.com.

 

Hessville Youth Hoops holding basketball registration

HAMMOND | Hessville Youth Hoops Basketball is holding sign-ups for boys and girls ages 5-15 who are Hammond/Robertsdale residents at the Jean Shepherd Center from 2 to 4 p.m. today (final sign-ups). Cost is $50 per child (immediate family members only). Fundraiser is required. For details, call Darlene Flores at (219) 844-4709 or Bobby Herron at (219) 588-7488 after 6 p.m.

 

Girls basketball teams sought for Lady Sting tournament

SOUTH HOLLAND | Seton Academy is seeking seventh- and eighth-grade girls basketball teams for its Lady Sting Junior High Tournament to be held Oct. 25-28. For details, contact Seton Academy athletic director Deon Tolliver at (708) 339-8153 or dtolliver@seton-academy.org.

 

Playmakers holding 9U baseball tryouts Sept. 29

GRIFFITH | The Playmakers are holding 9U baseball tryouts from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 29 at Dave Griffin's Baseball School. For details, call (219) 922-1107 or dgbaseball@comcast.net.

 

Crown Point Bulldogs holding 12U softball tryouts

The Crown Point Bulldogs 12U travel softball team is looking for one quality athlete to complete its roster. For details, call Mike Manhatton at (773) 550-4466.

 

Junior Brickie Basketball League holding registration

HOBART | The Junior Brickie Basketball League is holding in-person registration from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 28 at the Hobart High School fieldhouse. The cost is $45 per child and $22.50 for the second child. The league is open to boys and girls with age divisions 3-4, 5-6, 7-8 and 9-11. The six-game Sunday season starts Nov. 2. There will be a parent/coach meeting at 3 p.m. Oct. 13 in the Hobart High School gym. For details, contact Jeff Renn at (219) 789-5533 or jsrenn24@yahoo.com, Mike Hamcher at (219) 942-8521, ext. 8133, or Mike Black at (219) 942-8521, ext. 8107.

 

Standout college pitchers at Diamond Kings

ST. JOHN | Former collegiate pitching standouts Sarah Funston (softball) and Keith Greer (baseball) are available for pitching lessons at Diamond Kings Baseball and Softball Training Complex. For details, call (219) 558-2273 or go to www.TrainDK.com.

 

Twin-City Youth Baseball holding fall ball

EAST CHICAGO | Twin-City Baseball, East Chicago's Babe Ruth League, is holding fall ball for ages 12-15. Cost is $40. For details, call Tony Serna at (219) 545-4877.

 

Playmakers forming 12U fall ball baseball team

The Playmakers 12U fall ball baseball team, which will play a six-week schedule, is looking for players. For details, contact Dave at (219) 922-1107 or dgbaseball@comcast.net.

 

Stateline Hitmen looking for player for 13U baseball team

The Stateline Hitmen 13U baseball team seeks an additional player, preferably a top pitcher/shortstop. Contact Paul Siska at 2014hitmen@gmail.com.

 

South Shore Steelheads holding 14U baseball team

The South Shore Steelheads 14U travel baseball team is looking for two players, preferably pitchers or shortstops. Players must be 14 or younger by April 30, 2014. Those interested in trying out should contact Dave Cooper at (219) 545-1422 or a coop_365@msn.com.

 

Adult indoor softball league seeks few more teams

CROWN POINT | The Adult Indoor Softball Leagues at the Crown Point Family Fun Center Dome is looking for two teams each in Coed Tuesday League and its Men's Thursday League. For details, call or text Dave at (219) 765-4966.

 

Indiana Angels looking to add softball players

The Indians Angels 10U and 12U fastpitch softball teams are looking for players. For details about the 12U team that needs two position players, call Al Zabrecky at (219) 781-1727 or Jim Pappas at (219) 765-3462. For details about the 10U team that needs a few players, including pitchers, call Missy at (219) 313-9920. Also, go to indiana.angels@aol.com.

 

Triple Crown Xplosion seeks one more 12U softball player

SCHERERVILLE | Triple Crown All Stars in Schererville is looking to add a quality athlete to complete their TC Xplosion 12U girls fastpitch roster. For details, contact Dave Smith at either (219) 765-1484 or smith8527@comcast.net.

 

APEX Baseball holding invitation-only 17U workouts

APEX Baseball is accepting invitational-only workouts for its 1&U baseball team. Players must be in their junior year of high school and are seriously interested in playing at the college level. For consideration, contact Brett Summers at (219) 765-0085 or brett.apexbaseball@gmail.com, or Marc Escobedo at either (219) 308-4449 or marc.apexbaseball@gmail.com.

 

Elite 18U travel baseball team seeks players

An elite 18U travel baseball team is accepting applicants for the 2014 season. The team will play locally and out of town. Players will have full access to baseball facilities for practice and games. For details, contact manager Bob Kelley at Bkelley685@comcast.net.

 

Basketball shooting lessons from HOF coach

MERRILLVILLE | Basketball shooting lessons giving by Indiana Basketball Hall of Fame coach Jim East are being scheduled for September at the Fieldhouse-Merrillville. The individual one-hour lessons are for boys and girls 4-12. For details, call either (219) 662-8157 or (219) 308-5504.

 

NWI White Sox Fastball Softball has openings for teams

The NWI White Sox Fastpitch Softball Program still has a couple of openings for its 10U and 12U teams. For a tryout, or further details, call or text Rick Baker at either (219) 613-1017 or (219) 427-4876.

 

Omni to hold 'Anyone Can Do a 5K'

SCHERERVILLE | Omni Health and Fitness-Schererville will hold its Anyone Can  Do a 5K, a 5K walk/run and one-mile walk, at 8 a.m. today. For details, call (219) 865-6969 and ask for Amy (ext. 3030) or Betty (ext. 3020).

 

Friends of Michael Williams Golf Tournament

GLENWOOD | Friends of Michael Williams will hold its 12th annual golf tournament today at Glenwoodie Golf Club, 19301 State St. Registration begins at 11 a.m., doves fly at 1 p.m., dinner is at 6 p.m. Proceeds to benefit the Neuroblastoma Children's Cancer Society. For details, call (630) 832-1847 or go to www.neuroblastomacancer.org.

 

Girls Chicago Elite Exposure Camp Sept. 28-29

MATTESON | Baylor Youth Basketball will host a Girls Chicago Elite Exposure Camp, Sept. 28-29 at Matteson Community Center, 20642 Matteson Ave. For details. visit www.baylorbasketball.org.

 

Chicago Attitude women's softball team seeks players

The Chicago Attitude women's fastpitch softball team is seeking serious and experiences current or former college players to play in four weekend tournaments and round-robin play June through August of 2014. There will be no games during the week. For details, contact Robert Madrigal at mmadge6@aol.com.

 

Region Storm holding tryouts for 17U baseball team

The Region Storm is holding invitational-only tryouts for its 17U baseball team which went 26-8 this season with two college tournament championships. For consideration, contact Ken Haluska at (219) 313-4726 or kennyhaluska@comcast.net.

 

Crown Point Swim Club to hold kids triathlon

CROWN POINT | The Crown Point Swim Club will hold a sprint kids triathlon for ages 6 and over Sept. 28 at Crown Point High School. For details, email cpsctriathlon@yahoo.com or visit www.crownpointswimclub.org.

 

Illiana Blackbirds looking for host families

The Illiana Blackbirds junior hockey team is looking for host families for the 2013-2014 season. Those interested should call Jacqueline Owerko at (312) 301-8200 or owerko@comcast.net.

 

 

 

 

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