Archive for Thursday, May 3, 2007

Our town sports

May 3, 2007


Patterson Golf Champ: Jay Patterson recorded a 68 and won Sunday's Jayhawk Golf Club weekly net tournament at Alvamar by two strokes over Bud Stagg and Ed Scholtes. Sean Claycamp had a 73 and both Bob Losasso and Curt Anderson had 74s. Stagg's 74 was the day's low gross score.

¢ Girls Basketball Tourney: Entry deadline is May 15 for the Lady Prospects Sunflower Invitational basketball tournament for U-13, U-14, U-15 and U-16/17 teams on May 26-28 at four Lawrence locations. For information, call Phillipe McCree at (785) 787-2249 or go to

¢ Football Camp: Lawrence Youth Football Camp for grades 3-9 will be June 25-28 at Lawrence High. For information, call Bob Lisher at 832-6050 or Dirk Wedd at 832-5050.

¢ City Deadline Extended: Deadline for registration for city adult summer slow-pitch, dodgeball, kickball and basketball has been extended to Friday. For information, call 832-7920 or go to

¢ Ice League Forming: Team and individual registration forms for U-17 Ice League baseball are available at the Holcom Rec Center and at For information, call 832-7940.

¢ Free State Basketball Camps: Free State High boys and girls basketball camps will be June 4-8 for grades 10-12. A boys camp for grades 3-9 will be May 29-June 1. A girls camp for grades 4-9 will be June 25-29. Camp brochures are available in the school offices or call Chuck Law at 550-5063 or Bryan Duncan at 766-9840. E-mail addresses are and

¢ Kenyon Hole-in-One: Mark Kenyon used a five-iron to ace the 143-yard No. 9 hole on April 23 at the Orchards Golf Course. Jonathan Kenyon was the witness.

¢ Haney Hole-in-One: Bonnie Haney used a five-iron Tuesday to ace the 110-yard No. 15 hole at Alvamar Country Club. Barb Goforth, Carolyn Phillips and Rosemary Miller were the witnesses.

¢ Self Camps: Kansas University basketball coach Bill Self's summer camps will be June 10-14 and June 17-21. For information, go to

¢ Firebirds Volleyball Camp: Free State High's summer volleyball camp will be July 16-20. For information, call Nancy Hopkins at 843-4677 or pick up a brochure in the high school office.

¢ Baker Alumni: Baker University's alumni football game and awards ceremony will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Liston Stadium. BU's annual alumni golf tournament will be May 19 at Alvamar Public. For information, call Mike Grossner at (785) 594-8462 or e-mail

¢ DCABA Info: Douglas County Amateur Baseball Assn. is accepting spring and summer youth individual and team registrations. 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

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

¢ HINU Fast-Pitch Tourney: Entry deadline is Tuesday 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

¢ KVSA Info: Kaw Valley Soccer Assn. is offering summer 3 vs. 3 and pre-school through high school leagues starting June 4. Summer camps are also scheduled. For information, go to

¢ SJHS Basketball: South Junior High basketball camp will be May 29-June 1 at Central Junior High. For information, go to

¢ SWJHS Basketball: Southwest Junior High boys basketball camp will be June 25-29. For information, call David Schneider at 832-5550.

¢ WJHS Basketball: West Junior High boys basketball camp will be June 4-8. For information, call Stan Frantz at 832-5500.

¢ LHS Softball Camp: Lawrence High's softball camp will be May 29-June 1 for grades 3-12. For information, call Reenie Stogsdill at 691-8036 or e-mail

¢ Boys Soccer: Tryouts for Lawrence Legacy boys U-14 premier fall soccer season will be June 15-16. For information, call Mark Craig at 843-7975.

¢ Track meet: Lawrence Track Club will play host to a developmental meet May 12. It is open to youths ages 8 to 14. More information may be obtained at Entry deadline is May 9.

¢ LHS football meeting: Incoming sophomore football players and their parents are invited to attend a 5 p.m. meeting at the LHS cafeteria on Sunday, May 13. For more information call Dirk Wedd at 832-5050.


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