Archive for Thursday, April 24, 2008

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April 24, 2008


Force U-12 Champs: Kaw Valley Force U-12 girls captured the All-American Indoor Soccer Winter II title. Team members were Alex Ewy, Jenna Giele, Bret Watson, Bailey Sullivan, Amanda Schaller, Addison Campbell, Danielle Campbell, Haleigh Pippert and Jessica Ferguson. Coaches were Riny de Boer and Roland de Boer.

¢ City Deadline: Next Wednesday is the deadline to register for city adult summer basketball, dodgeball, kickball and softball. For information, call 832-7920 or go to

¢ Roberts Weekly Champ: Conrad Roberts fired an even-par 72 and won the Jayhawk Golf Club weekly tournament Sunday at Alvamar. Kent Beisner carded a 77 and Bud Stagg 79. In net scoring, Van Reichert and Mike Naegele were low, each with a 73. Richard Dykes came in at 74.

¢ Golf Tourney: Douglas County Dental Clinic is sponsoring a four-person golf scramble on May 2 at Alvamar. Registration deadline is Saturday. For information, call Julie Branstrom at 312-7770.

¢ WJHS Basketball: West Junior High's basketball camps for incoming boys and girls in grades 7-9 will be June 2-6. For information, call Stan Frantz at 832-5500 (boys) or Matt Frost at 817-2020 (girls) or pick up a brochure at the school.

¢ LHS Softball: Lawrence High's softball camp for students entering grades 3-12 will be May 27-30. For information, call Reenie Stogsdill at 691-8036 or e-mail

¢ Free State Camps: Football May 27-31. For information, call Bob Lisher at 832-6050. Softball June 2-4. Call Pam Pine at 760-3920. Volleyball July 21-25. Call Nancy Hopkins at 843-4677. Girls basketball June 2-5 and June 23-26. Call Bryan Duncan at 832-6050.

¢ Youth football camp: A football camp for youths entering grades 3-9 run by Free State High coach Bob Lisher and Lawrence High coach Dirk Wedd will be June 23-26. Registration forms are available at city elementary schools.

¢ KVSA Camps: Kaw Valley Soccer Assn. summer camps for youths ages 3-19 and a summer 3v3 league will start June 2. For information, go to or call Riny de Boer at 550-3452.

¢ BU Volleyball: Baker University will conduct volleyball camps for grades 4-12 from June 30 to July 3. For information, call Kathy Allen at (785) 594-8455 or e-mail

¢ KU Soccer Camps: Kansas University soccer will conduct camps for grades K-5 and grades 5-8 on June 6-13. Also scheduled are girls team camps for grades 4-12 on July 23-26 and July 27-30. For information, call 864-5833 or go to

¢ LHS Football: Lawrence High football coach Dirk Wedd will hold a meeting for prospective sophomore, junior and senior players and their parents at 5 p.m. Sunday in the Lawrence High cafeteria.

¢ Orchards Scramble: Orchards Golf Course will hold a two-person scramble at 8 a.m. Saturday. Entry fee is $29 with the sign-up deadline Friday. For information, call Ed White at 843-7456.

¢ BU Mat Camps: Baker University will be the site of two wrestling camps - Ken Chertow on May 30-June 2 and Team Champions on June 17-20 and June 24-27. For information, call Kit Harris at (785) 594-3481 or e-mail


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