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Archive for Thursday, November 27, 2008

Our town sports

November 27, 2008

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Woolard Qualifies: Mickey Woolard of Lawrence ran the Gobbler Grind Marathon in 3:40:02, which qualified him for the Boston Marathon for the second time. Woolard also placed second in his age group.

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Heppert Honored: Jenny Heppert, a senior at Central Florida U. and a Free State High graduate, was tapped for the Academic All-America volleyball second team. Heppert, a biology major, holds a cumulative 4.0 grade point average. Heppert ranks third on the Knights’ career charts in total blocks and block assists.

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KU Baseball Camps: Kansas University baseball has several winter camps, starting with a skills camp Dec. 27-29 at Anschutz Pavilions. Other camps are scheduled in January, February and March. For information, call Kevin Frady at 864-7907.

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Junior High Basketball: Any eighth or ninth grade boy interested in participating in a preseason basketball clinic can all Aaron Siebenthall at 766-4769 or Bryan Duncan at 766-9840. Or e-mail preseasonclinic@sunflower.com.

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Softball Clinics: Kansas University softball will conduct hitting clinics for girls ages 15-18 at 7 p.m. next Tuesday and on Dec. 8 at Anschutz Pavilion. An overall skills clinic will be Jan. 4. For information, contact Christi Musser at cmusser@ku.edu.

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Youth Soccer Course: The National Soccer Coaches Assn. will conduct a course for youth soccer coaches on Dec. 13 at Free State High. For information, contact Jason Pendleton and fssoccer@gmail.com.

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Youth Soccer Leagues: VIP Sports is conducting soccer leagues on Tuesdays and Wednesdays at KU’s Robinson Gym. Games are at 5 p.m. for U-9 to U-12 and 7 p.m. for U-12 to U-18. For information, call 550-3452 or e-mail vipsports-ks@hotmail.com.

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Adult Winter Sports: Deadline for registering for city adult winter basketball, dodgeball and volleyball is Dec. 5. For information, call 832-7920 or go to www.lprd.org.

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