LOCAL SPORTS CALENDAR

BASEBALL

Elkhart Central clinic: A one-day camp for students in grades K-6, led by the Blue Blazer coaching staff and varsity players, is planned for 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 19. Cost is $20, which includes a T-shirt. The event will be on the varsity diamond weather permitting, otherwise in the Central gymnasium. For more information, contact coach Steve Stutsman at 574-295-4700, 596-1029 or steves@elkhart.k12.in.us. Registration forms are being distributed to Elkhart grade schools. To receive a T-shirt, the form must be in by March 14. Registrations will be taken up to March 19.

Northern Indiana Cardinals 14U: The Cardinals are forming a new 14U team. Any player who will turn 15 after May 1 is eligible to try out. Tryouts are conducted upon request. For more information, call 574-850-9579 or email n.cardinals@aol.com.

Michiana Scrappers 9U, 17U: The Scrappers are seeking players for their 9U and 17U teams. For a tryout, contact Brian Blondell at michianascrapprs@outlook.com or 574-310-3924.

Elkhart Baseball League: The EBL, a men’s recreational league, is seeking players, teams and umpires. Contests are played “for the love of the game,” according to organizer Rob Oswalt. For more information, call Oswalt at 574-343-7959.

Elkhart Titans: The travel team has two openings on both its 15U and 16U rosters (pitchers and catchers preferred). Player fee includes fall ball. For more information or to schedule a tryout, contact John Drew at 574-596-2537 or ElkhartTitans@Live.com.

 

SOCCER

Goshen Youth Tournament: An indoor youth soccer tournament, sponsored by the Goshen College soccer program, has been set for Saturday, March 5. The 5-on-5 games will include U10 to U14 age divisions. A team can includes up to nine athletes, but athletes can only be registered for one team per group. The cost is $100 and registrations must be turned in by Feb. 29. Forms can be found online at www.goleafs.net. For more information contact Scott Gloden at smgloden@goshen.edu or 535-7539.

WRESTLING

Elkhart Wrestling Club: Students in grades K-8 are welcome to join the Elkhart Wrestling Club, which will meet Thursdays from 6-7 p.m. beginning March 3. Practices will be held at the Elkhart Central High School wrestling room. There is no cost to attend, but organizers will accept a $30 donation to offset the cost of club shirts provided to wrestling. For more information call 295-4720.

 

BASKETBALL

North American Youth Sports Tourney: A spring tourney is planned at the Zone of Northern Indiana in South Bend for April 15-17. Twelve grade brackets are offered, including separtate brackets for boys and girls. The entry fee is $145 and guarantees a minimum of three games. Entry deadline is April 1. For additional information or an entry form, call the NAYS hotline at 866-352-5915 or tourney director Michael Poole at 574-229-7352, or visit northamericanyouthsports.org.

 

MULTI-SPORT

Bethel College summer camps: Bethel College has set specifics for camps in a variety of sports. Camp information can be found at bethelcollege.edu/sports/camps or call the athletic office at 574-807-7808.

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