Southlake sport briefs: Omni to hold 'Anyone Can do a 5K'

2013-09-09T22:00:00Z Southlake sport briefs: Omni to hold 'Anyone Can do a 5K' nwitimes.com
September 09, 2013 10:00 pm

Hobart Athletic Hall of Fame inductions Friday

HOBART | The Hobart Athletic Hall of Fame will induct the 1987 state championship football team as well as Dr. Arch Krsek, Dr. Bob Wylie, Dr. Joe Koscielniak and Dr. Mark Carter during halftime of Hobart's Friday home game against Kankakee Valley.

 

Indiana Breakers to hold 11U baseball tryouts

VALPARAISO | The Indiana Breakers will hold 11U baseball tryouts from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Washington Township School. For details, call (219) 314-3873.

 

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 Lucke Donsbach at (219) 313-2920.

 

Hobart Youth Basketball holding sign-ups

HOBART | Hobart Youth Basketball is holding sign-ups at the Hobart Police/Community Complex, 705 East 4th St, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. today, Thursday and Friday, and from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Cost is $85 with reduced rate for second family members. Coaching positions are available. For details, call (219) 616-7166 or (219) 942-2422.

 

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.

 

Will to Win Golf Open Saturda at Pheasant Valley

CROWN POINT | The Will to Win Golf Open to benefit a local boy diagnosed with leukemia will be held Saturday at Pheasant Valley Country Club, 3838 W. 141st Ave., Crown Point. Shotgun start is at 1 p.m. For details, email thewilltowin2008@gmail.com or go to the "For The Love of Will" Facebook page.

 

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.

 

Tri-Town Raiders Bash Sept. 20 at Community Center

SCHERERVILLE | The Tri-Town Raiders Bash will take place Sept. 20 at the St. John Community Center. Session I for ages 10 and under will be from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Session II for ages 11 and up will be from 8 to 10 p.m. Cost is $5 which includes live DJ. There will be a $1 pop bar. If a Tri-Town Raider football player, cheerleader or dancer brings a friend, $1 will be taken off admittance. For details, www.tritownraiders.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.

 

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. starting Sept. 10); Saturday Mixed ($15 per person, 4:45 p.m. starting Sept. 14) and Every Other Sunday ($15 0per person, 8 p.m. starting Sept. 21).

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

 

 

 

Junior Brickie Basketball League holding registration

HOBART | The Junior Brickie Basketball League is holding in-person registration from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday and 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.

 

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.

 

Midwest Training to hold free dance class trials

Midwest Training in Crown Point is offering free trials for dance classes in hip hop, ballet, jazz and lyrical/contemporary. For details, call (219) 662-8844.

 

South Suburban College Baseball to host golf outing

GLENWOOD | The South Suburban College Baseball Team is hosting its annual Bulldog Baseball Golf Outing, Sept. 13 at Glenwoodie Golf Course, 193rd and State Street. Registration begins at noon; shotgun start is at 1 p.m. Cost is $100 per golfer which includes golf (four-man scramble) with dinner and door prizes to follow. Dinner tickets may be purchased separately for $25. Hole sponsorships are available for $100.

Checks should be made payable to South Suburban College Baseball, 15800 South State St., South Holland. Hole sponsors should indicate what to display on the sponsorship when sending the check.

For details, contact Steve Ruzich at (708) 596-2000, ext. 2413, or email sruzich@ssc.edu.

 

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.

 

'Ice Cream Explosion' gymnastics camp at Patti's

DYER | Patti's All-American Gymnastics, 1530 Joliet St., will hold an "Ice Cream Explosion" gymnastics camp from 5 to 9 p.m. Sept. 21 for ages 4-12. Camp includes gymnastics, games, making a take-home craft, and making sundaes at an ice cream bar. Pre-registration is encouraged. For details, call (219) 865-2274 or go to www.pattisallamerican.com.

 

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.

 

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.

For details, go to indiana.angels@aol.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.

 

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.

 

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 (219) 662-8157 or (219) 308-5504.

 

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 (219) 765-1484 or smith8527@comcast.net.

 

New classes forming at Patti's All-American Gymnastics

DYER | New classes are forming at Patti's All-American Gymnastics, 1530 Joliet St. They include Jr. Cheer (ages 6-8), All-Star Cheer (9-13), Demo Squad (5-18), Back Handspring, Tumblebear Gymnastics (1-6), Champion School-Age Gymnastics (5-18), Tumbling and Trampoline (5-18), Dance (2-18), Gym-N-Learn (3-5) and Karate (4-13). For details, call (219) 865-2274 or go to www.pattisallamerican.com.

 

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 (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. Sept. 21. For details, call (219) 865-6969 and ask for Amy (ext. 3030) or Betty (ext. 3020).

 

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 (219) 308-4449 or marc.apexbaseball@gmail.com.

 

 

Dance Moms of Miami holding workshops at OTSSA

CROWN POINT | Origins Dance Academy will be holding dance workshops Sept. 14 and 21 at On the Square Sports Academy. The workshops will feature Victor Smalley (Sept. 21) and Angel DeArmas (Sept. 14) of "Dance Moms of Miami. Workshops start at 9:30 a.m. for beginner/intermediate ages 7 and up, and at 11 a.m. for intermediate/advanced ages 10 and up.

For details, call (818) 642-1995, (219) 662-2632 or (219) 322-2470, or go to www.originsdance.com.

 

 

Friends of Michael Williams Golf Tournament

GLENWOOD | Friends of Michael Williams will hold its 12th annual golf tournament Sept. 21 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 palyers 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. Only serious and experienced travel players should inquire.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Darrel Chaney to appear at InnerMission dinner

Morton graduate and former major league baseball player Darrel Chaney will appear at the InnerMission Inc. benefit dinner 6 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Area Career Center, 5727 Sohl Ave., Hammond.

Earlier that day, InnerMission will hold its third-annual golf classic at 8 a.m. at Wicker Park Memorial Park Golf Course in Highland.

Cost for the dinner is $30; cost for golf is $65; cost for both is $75.

For details, call Scott Wells at (219) 712-5736 or email IM@thegateonline.net.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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