Our Town Sports

April 8, 2010


Reichert Winner: Van Reichert and Conrad Roberts each carded a four-over 76 in Sunday’s Jayhawk Golf Club tournament at Alvamar. Reichert won the scorecard playoff. William Gantz and Chris Anderson each shot 80. In net scoring, Drew Walters was low with a 71, following by Curt Anderson and Tom Taylor, both at 74.

Spikes Hole-in-One: Andrew Spikes used a 3-iron to ace the 208-yard No. 7 hole at Lawrence Country Club. Witnesses were George Grieb, Ryan Toner and Dan Colvin.

Billings Shines: Chase Billings had three tries and kicked four conversions as Junior Jayhawks Rugby Club spilled Blue Valley, 58-12, on Saturday at Westwick. JJRC’s record is 5-2.

City Youth Ball: Late registration for city youth baseball and softball ends today. Forms are available at Holcom Rec Center. Late registrations are being accepted for Houk League U-14 baseball. For information, call Lee Ice at 832-7940 or go to

Bunge Lessons: Former Kansas University softball coach Tracy Bunge is offering pitching and hitting lessons for girls ages 8-17. For information, call 691-5005 or e-mail

Trail Runs: Lawrence Trail Hawks will host 50-mile and marathon runs May 22 on Clinton Lake’s north shore. For information, go to or contact Gary Henry at 766-0293 or e-mail

Gill at Golf Benefit: KU football coach Turner Gill will participate in the Open Wider golf tournament to benefit the Douglas County Dental Clinic on April 30 at Alvamar. For information or to register, go to

Haskell Softball: Haskell Indian Nations University’s commencement softball tournament will be May 8-9 at Clinton Lake Softball Complex. For information, contact Sherry Girty at or call 979-5501.

Youth Softball: Breakfast Optimists U-12 B Tournament will be May 1-2 at Clinton Lake Softball Complex. Contact Allen Jaskiewicz at 550-3477 or D.C.

Basketball Workouts: Lawrence High coach Nick Wood and Free State coach Bryan Duncan are conducting workouts for girls in grades 6-9 at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays through May 26 in the FSHS gym. For information, call Wood at 477-5015 or Duncan at 766-9840.

FS Volleyball Camp: Free State High volleyball camp will be July 19-23. For information, contact Nancy Hopkins at 766-7677 or

KU Softball Clinics: Kansas University softball will conduct a clinic for girls entering grades 9-12 on June 21-24. An all-skills camp for grades 3-8 will be July 11-14 with a pitcher-catcher camp for grades 3-12 slated July 14-16. For information, go to or call Adam Roorbach at 864-4242.

City Swimming: Lessons from Lawrence Swim School will begin June 7. For a brochure, call 331-6940 or e-mail

LHS Softball Camp: Lawrence High’s softball camp for girls entering grades 3-12 will be June 1-4. General skills will be in the morning with pitching-catching sessions in the afternoon. For information, call Reenie Stogsdill at 691-8036 or e-mail

Youth Tennis: USTA Missouri Valley coach Connie Roberts and Don Nieto will conduct a free tennis clinic for youths ages K-12 at 3:30 p.m. April 21 on the Haskell Indian Nations University courts. For information, e-mail Nieto at

Hammer Lessons: Veritas High boys basketball coach Gary Hammer is offering private and small group lessons. For information, call 841-1800 or e-mail


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