Archive for Thursday, March 2, 2006

Our town sports

March 2, 2006


¢ Soccer Camp: A spring break soccer camp for youths ages 7-12 is scheduled March 20-24. Also slated is a 3-on-3 soccer tournament for U-10, U-12, U-14 and open players. For information, go to or call 760-4696.

¢ Youth Baseball Clinic: Free State and Lawrence High players and coaches will conduct a spring baseball clinic for kindergarten through eighth graders March 11 at the Firebirds' diamond. For information, call Brad Stoll at 832-8284 on e-mail

¢ Happy Birthday, Heitzman: On his 75th birthday Saturday, Paul Heitzman of Eudora won the ages 75-79 division of the Mohawk 30 5K in Tulsa, Okla. Heitzman's time of 22:24 was an Oklahoma age-group record.

¢ Youth Softball, Baseball: Registration deadline for the city's youth baseball and softball programs is April 13. Forms are available at all rec centers and at For information, call 832-7940.

¢ Volleyball Clinic: Girls in grades 4 through 8 are eligible for a city volleyball clinic April 1 at the Holcom Park Rec Center. Registration deadline is March 23. Forms are available at all rec centers and at For information, call 832-7940.

¢ Dodgeball, Kickball: An organizational meeting for city adult spring dodgeball and kickball will be at 7 tonight at the Community Building. For information, call 832-7920 or go to

¢ Hole-in-one: Blaine Sampson shot a hole-in-one Wednesday on the 135-yard No. 8 hole at Alvamar Country Club with a pitching wedge. Witnesses were Harley Catlin, Ed White and John Immel.


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