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Local sports calendar

Posted on Feb. 20, 2013 at 12:00 a.m.

Calendar

Softball

Central Winter Clinic: Central High School will be staging a fundamentals clinic on Saturday, March 2, for girls in grades 3-6. The full clinic session will run from 9 a.m. to noon with sign-ins at 8:45 a.m. A separate pitching clinic will be conducted from 8-9 a.m. (7:45 a.m. sign-in). Pitchers must provide a catcher. The cost is $15 per athlete, which includes a T-shirt if registration is done by Feb. 23. Registration forms are available at the Central High athletic office. For more information call Todd King at 596-1011 or email to tking@elkhart.k12.in.us.

Basketball

Tipping Point clinics: Sessions by Craig Bush are scheduled at Elkhart Sports Center for Lil Hoopers (four Wednesday sessions beginning March 13), Beginners (Six Friday sessions beginning March 15), Intermediate (six Monday sessions beginning March 11) and Advanced (six Tuesday sessions beginning March 12). Cost is $90. To register or for more information call ESC at 294-5050.

EBA Saturday camps: Eastlake Basketball Academy Saturday morning camps are ongoing. Grades K-3 meet from 10 to 11 a.m., grades 4-6 from 11 a.m. to noon, and grades 7 and up from noon to 1 p.m. For more information contact Matt Kitson at 529-0660 or matt@ebabasketball.com.

Northern Indiana Basketball Series tournaments: Boys in grades 4-8 will play March 9 at West Noble High School, March 16 at Glenn High School and March 23 at Wawasee High School. Cost is $165 with a three-game guarantee. For more information or registration contact Larry Wright at 260-403-0115 or l.wright@palelitebasketball.com.

Volleyball

Penn spring camp: Penn High School’s spring volleyball clinic for girls in grades 6-8 is 3 to 6 p.m. on March 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30 in the main arena at PHS. Cost is $100. For more information contact coach Sarah Hendricks at shendricks@phm.k12.in.us or visit https://sites.google.com/a/phm.k12.in.us/penn-volleyball/.

Road Runs

Concord Junior High Make-A-Wish runs: The 5K and 1-mile fun runs are scheduled for 11 a.m. on March 16 at Concord Junior High School. Cost is $10 and will include a T-shirt for the first 300 signed up by March 8. A $35 “family fee” will be charged to families of up to five members. Race day registration will be $15 per person. Registration forms and more information is available at http://Juniorhigh.Concord.k12.in.us. Since 1995, CJHS has raised more than $250,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Sunburst Races: Registration is open for the 30th annual Sunburst Races on May 31 (family fun walk) and June 1 (marathon, half marathon, 10K run, 5K run, 5K fitness walk). Notre Dame Stadium is the finish line for the races. To register online, go to www.sunburstraces.org.

Wrestling

Westview Warrior Wrestling Club camp: The camp for age 5 through fifth grade is scheduled to meet from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25 to March 25 in the balcony at Westview Jr./Sr. High School. Cost is $20 and includes a camp T-shirt. Registration packets are available at Westview elementary schools. Volunteer coaches are welcome. For more information contact head coach Joel Pippenger at 260-768-4146, ext. 6405.

Memorial elementary camp/Charger Wrestling Club: The EMHS Chargers Elementary Wrestling Camp for grades K-6 is scheduled for March 4, 5, 6, 11, 12 and 13 in the Memorial High School wrestling room. Intrasquad duals are 6:30 p.m. at Memorial. Registration is 6 to 7 p.m. on Feb. 21 at the West Gym entrance to Memorial. Cost is $30 per camper. Charger Wrestling Club, run by the Memorial coaching staff, will offer folkstyle, freestyle and Greco-Roman wrestling for age 4 through high school. There will be an open room on Tuesdays and Thursdays (times to be determined), beginning March 19. For more information, visit http://ChargerWrestling.webs.com, find on Facebook or email Charger.Wrestling@yahoo.com.

Baseball

Northridge clinic: Northridge High School baseball coaching staff and players will hold a clinic for grades K-8 March 9 and 16 on the NHS varsity field (or in the Heritage Intermediate School gym if weather dictates), Registration will be 15 minutes before the start of the clinic. Grades K-3 will meet 11:30 to 1 p.m. and Grades 4-8 from 1:30 to 3. Cost is $15 for one session or $25 for both. For more information contact head coach Andrew Brabender at 971-8718 (home), 312-9206 (cell) or brabendera@mcsin-k12.org.

Northern Indiana Cardinals 10U: The Northern Indiana Cardinals have a few roster spots available for the 2013 travel baseball season. Any child who will be 10 or under on May 1, 2013 is eligible to try out. Tryouts are available on Feb. 23. For locations and times call Bob at 850-9579 or 213-4721.

Mother’s Day Wood Bat Classic: The American Baseball Youth Association (ABYA) and CCAC in Warsaw are accepting registrations for 11U-14U event slated for May 10-12. Go to www.playabya.com or contact Brian at brian@playabya.com

Northern Indiana Adult Baseball League, South Bend Semi-Pro Baseball League meetings: Another organizational meetings for 2013 is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 23 at the St. Joseph County Library in downtown South Bend. The NABL plays on weekends mid-April through Labor Day. The SBSPBL runs from early June to August to fit the needs of those in college. All managers are welcome to attend. Interested players should contact Tad Dickerson at sbcardinal3@comcast.net or call 276-5492.