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Local sports calendar

Posted on June 17, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.



Elkhart Community Schools camp: The Central and Memorial High School girls soccer programs are collaborating on an Elkhart Community Schools summer camp for girls entering grades 5-8. Camp will be in session from 6 to 8 p.m. July 15-17 at Central. Head coaches Chris Malott of Central and Don Knowlton of Memorial will direct, assisted by varsity players from each school. For more information contact Knowlton at 606-7894 or

Coerver camps at ESC: Coerver method soccer skills training clinics for players ages 8-16 are planned for June 25-28 and July 15-18 at the Elkhart Sports Center. Times are 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day. Cost is $190, with a $15 discount for each family multiple participant. Early bird cost for the July clinic is $165. To register visit and click on Camps/Classes.

Nappanee Missionary Church camp: The church will host its second annual camp for first through 12th graders July 11-13. Grades 1-2 meet from 9 to 11 a.m. each day and grades 3-12 from 9 a.m. to noon. Camp activities take place both at the church and NorthWood High School. NMC is partnering with the FC Indiana pro club and the Haitian women’s national team for the camp. For more information or to register visit, visit the NMC office, call 773-7773 or email


Goshen Summer Sports Performance Program: The training program for Goshen Community Schools athletes entering Grades 7-12 meets each Monday through Thursday through Aug. 1 at Goshen High School, except IHSAA moratorium week (July 1-7). GHS/GMS athletes must have a physical on file in their respective athletic offices. After July 1, it must be dated after April 1, 2013. Free breakfast (7:30 to 8:30 a.m.) and lunch (11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) will be served to GCS students only.

Youth Fitness

Kids Blast at ESC: Kids Blast Fitness is a one-week camp designed to educate and motivate children to develop a healthy lifestyle and have fun in the process. The camp is planned for 10 to 11:30 a.m. on June 24-28 at the Elkhart Sports Center Performance Fitness Area. Cost is $75, which includes a T-shirt. Areas addressed include strength training, flexibility, bag work, team challenges and nutritional tips. For more information or to register call 370-2536 or email


Middlebury clinic: The clinic for grades 3-8 or brand new high school players — boys or girls — is 6 to 7:30 p.m. June 24-27 behind Middlebury Elementary. Attendees will learn the basic skills of shooting, passing and catching. All should bring a water bottle, mouth guard, lacrosse stick and other lacrosse equipment. Cost is $30 for players bringing their own stick and $55 for those without a stick. Make checks payable to Gregg Eash. For more information contact Eash at 206-5468 or


12U, 10U tourneys at Riverview: Tournaments for 12U and 10U teams are planned for Aug. 3-4 at Riverview Park in Elkhart. Cost is $375 with a four-game guarantee. Must have proof of team insurance. A maximum of

six teams per age group. For more information call 850-9579 or email to

Northern Indiana Cardinals tryouts: The Cardinals will host free tryouts for their 9U, 10U, 11U and 12U travel teams from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 10-11 at 30164 Josephine Ave., Elkhart. Players only need to attend one tryout. For more information call 850-9579 or 213-4721.

Jim Reinebold Fall Camp: The 20th annual Jim Reinebold Fall High School Baseball Camp is scheduled for Sept. 14 through the second week of October. Some fields to be used include Coveleski Stadium, the University of Notre Dame and Trine University. For more information visit or call Joel Reinebold at 514-4677.


T-Point camp, small-group training: A Tipping Point Basketball camp for grades 3-8 is scheduled for June 17-21 and July 8-12 (9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day) for $195 per camper at the Elkhart Sports Center. For more information visit


Goshen JFL, Middle School camps: The JFL camp for ages 9-12 and middle school camp for grades 7-8 — both in full pads — are July 22-25 at Pringle Park. Equipment will be issued 6 to 7:30 p.m. on July 18 at Pringle Park. Camp forms are at Both camps are for Goshen Community Schools students and will be run by GHS and GMS football staffs and JFL coaches. For more information contact Chris Immel at 596-6423 or

Elkhart Club and Elkhart Eagles: The program is conducting open registration for the 2013 season through Aug. 5. The program is open to all students entering grades 6-12. This includes home-schooled as well as public, private, charter or alternative schools. There will be a high school and a junior high team. To register or for more information call coach Ross Maxwell at 612-9098.

Concord camp: The Concord High School football camp is set for July 15-18. Those entering grades 4-6 meet from 10 a.m. to noon, and those entering grades 7-8 from 1 to 3 p.m. Cost is $35. Forms are available at all Concord Community Schools or at the Concord High School website. For more information call coach Tim Dawson at 875-6524, ext. 86004, or 875-8595.