Archive for Thursday, March 22, 2007

Our town sports

March 22, 2007


LTC Meeting: A meeting for Lawrence Track Club parents will be at 7 p.m. April 5 in the Lawrence High cafeteria. LTC offers summer track for youths ages 8-18. For information, go to

¢Alvamar League: Alvamar Public is offering a Thursday evening open golf league starting April 19 and running until Oct. 11. Cost to join is $30. For information, call 842-1907.

¢Hoopsters Leagues: Lawrence Hoopsters boys and girls junior high basketball leagues registrations are due March 29. Deadline for the program's 3-on-3 summer league is April 12. For information, call 749-4664.

¢City Kickball: Registration for city adult spring kickball has been extended to Friday. For information, call 832-7920 or go to

¢City Youth Baseball: Deadline for entering teams in Houk League baseball (U-14) is April 10. Registration forms are available at Holcom Rec Center. For information, call 832-7940 or go to

¢City Youth Volleyball: Volleyball clinics for youths in grades 4-7 are scheduled during the four Saturdays in April. Registration forms are available at Holcom Rec Center. For information, call 832-7940 or go to

¢Open Gyms: City adult free play basketball at Deerfield School will end Friday. For information, call 832-7920.

¢Lawrence Half-Marathon: Registration for the Lawrence Half-Marathon and 5K (formerly the Raintree Run) is under way. The road race will be April 15 and will benefit Health Care Access and the Gibson Huston Love Fund. To register or to volunteer, go to

¢DCABA Info: Douglas County Amateur Baseball Association is accepting spring and summer youth individual and team registrations. For information, go to

¢Soccer Skills: Kansas Soccer Academy is offering indoor skills training. For information, go to

¢KU Soccer Camps: Kansas University will hold a soccer camp for youths in grades K-5 and 5-8 on June 4-8. Also slated are two sessions for girls in grades 4-12 on July 26-29 and July 30-Aug. 2. For information, go to or e-mail Kara Lowery at

¢Baseball Leagues: Ages 17 and over and ages 30 and over baseball leagues are now forming. For information, call Eric Montague at 550-1984 or League play will begin May 1.

¢VIP Sports Soccer: VIP Sports is offering a Tuesday night women's league and a Wednesday night adult indoor league starting next Thursday. For information, go to or call 550-3452.

¢HINU Fast-Pitch Tourney: Entry deadline is May 8 for the annual Native American Men's Fast-pitch Tournament conducted in conjunction with commencement at Haskell Indian Nations University. For information, contact Angela Barnett at or Kerry Girty at

¢WTT to Begin: Lawrence Tennis Association will be conducting World Team Tennis sessions starting April 1. Registration must be completed by March 30. For information, go to or e-mail Bud Pettit at


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