Archive for Thursday, March 29, 2007

Our town sports

March 29, 2007


LTC Meeting: A meeting for Lawrence Track Club parents will be at 7 p.m. next Thursday 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 today. Deadline for the program's 3-on-3 summer league is April 12. For information, call 749-4664.

¢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

¢Lawrence Half-Marathon: Registration for the Lawrence Half-Marathon and 5K (formerly the Raintree Run) must be completed by next Wednesday in order to guarantee a T-shirt. 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 Assn. 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 e-mail 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 Sunday. Registration must be completed by Friday. For information, go to or e-mail Bud Pettit at

¢City Volleyball: Late registration for city adult spring volleyball will end on Friday. For information, call 832-7920 or go to


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