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Hometown sports (July 16)

  • Published Friday, July 16, 2010, at 3:19 p.m.
  • Updated Friday, July 16, 2010, at 3:29 p.m.

Baseball

* July 17: MDA youth tournament for 8-U, 10-U, 12-U at Southwest Boys Club. Fee $200. Call Cameron Prior at 316-214-8579 or e-mail cameron.prioryahoo.com.

Basketball

* Deadline July 16: MAYB nationals, boys in Wichita/Newton, girls in Stillwater, Okla., Aug. 5-8 for grades 3-12. Call 316-284-0354 or check mayb.com.

* Deadline July 16: The first HALO Shooting For the Stars tournament, July 23-25 at Garvey Sports Complex, 1410 S. Glendale. Coed, boys and girls tournaments for grades K-8. Teams guaranteed three games. Fee $150. Call Jennifer Smith or Darryl Winston at 316-686-4242.

Biking

* Saturdays: Westside rides meet on Santa Fe St. (next to rails/trails) in Goddard at 9 a.m. Riders decide on distance. Call David Rudiger at 316-721-0907.

* Saturdays: Eastside ride starts at 10 a.m. at WSU Metroplex, 29th St. North and Oliver. This is a beginner friendly 26-mile training ride to Valley Center. Call Ben Sciortino at 316-733-5192.

* Saturdays: Eastside ride starts at Minneha School, 701 N. Webb Rd. at 9 a.m. Rides are 40-60 miles in length, averaging 17-19 mph. Call Barry Carroll at 316I-262-6122.

* Saturdays: Dirt road ride starts at 10 a.m. at Derby Recreation Center. This is a three-hour long ride at about an 18 mph pace, led by Andy Malcom. Contact Bob Cummings at Racing,bobcummingaol.com.

* Sundays: Eastside ride begins at Minneha School, 701 N. Webb Rd. at 1 p.m. Rides are 40-60 miles in length, averaging 17-19 ph. Call Barry Carroll at 316-262-6122.

* Sundays: Southside ride begins at 9 a.m. at Linwood Center, Mt. Vernon and Kansas. Ride length is 25-40 miles. Contact Alan Chapman at yeloschwinnyahoo.com.

* Tuesdays: Eastside night rides, begins at 6:15 p.m. at Minneha School, 701 N. Webb. Rides are 30-35 miles in length at a moderate to fast pace. Call Barry Carroll at 316-262-6122.

* Thursdays: Eastside night ride begins at 6:15 p.m. at Minneha School, 701 N. Webb. Rides are 30-35 miles long at a moderate to fast pace. Call Barry Carroll at 316-262-6122.

Cheerleading

* July 24: Giants signups, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Coleman Middle School. Check wichitafootballacademy.com.

* oThrough Aug. 4: Cowboys signups. Call David Usher at 316-409-9096.

Football

* July 24: Giants registration, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Coleman Middle School. Check wichitafootballacademy.com.

* oThrough July 28: Ravens and Junior Grizzlies signups at Play It Again Sports West. Check playitagainsportswichita.com.

* oThrough Aug. 4: Cowboys signups. Call David Usher at 316-409-9096.

Golf

* oJuly 18: Amateur Golf Tour tournament at Spring Hill's Sycamore Ridge, 1 p.m. Fee $75. Call 316-619-3081 or 316-990-5474, or go to amateurgolftour.net.

* Aug. 8: Amateur Golf Tour tournament at Colbert Hills, Manhattan, 10 a.m. shotgun start. Fee $100. Call 316-619-3081 or 316-990-5474, or go to amateurgolftour.net.

* oAug. 22: Amateur Golf Tour tournament at Alvamar Public, Lawrence, 1 p.m. Fee $100. Call 316-619-3081 or 316-990-5474, or go to amateurgolftour.net.

* Oct. 17: Campus High 50th anniversary tournament at Cherry Oaks, Cheney. Four-man scramble, 8 a.m. Fee $200 per team. Contact Jeremy Willig at jwilligusd261.com or 316-554-2236, ext. 1504.

Running

* July 31: Colt Stampede 10K, 2-mile and 1-mile races at Colt Stadium, 900 W. Grand in Haysville. Fee $20 for 10K, $15 for others. Enter at usd261.com/campus.

Softball

* Deadline Aug. 5: Wichita Parks Department fall leagues for men, women, co-ed, church men and church co-ed. Fee $425 for 12 games. Doubleheaders to be played at West Side Athletic Field and South Lakes complex. Leagues begin Aug. 23. Call Debbie Lambert at 316-268-4129.

* Deadline Aug. 9: Halstead Old Settlers Weekend men's and co-ed tournament Aug. 13-15. Men's fee $150, co-ed $125. Call Grant Williams at 316-835-2517.

Camps and Clinics

Baseball

* Aug. 2-3: Brad Hill's Select Camp Number 1 for ages 15-18 starts at 2 p.m. Monday, and ends at 9:45 p.m. Tuesday camp begins at 8 a.m., going until 3 p.m. Fee: $210 commuters, $240 for resident campers. Call Anthony Everman at 785-395-2679.

* Holman Baseball Shed private instruction for winter. Go to holmanbaseballshed.com or call 316-722-8448.

* Craig Dingman individual instruction, ages 8-older. Call 316-371-5921 or e-mail cdinger57earthlink.net.

Football

* July 21: Butler football staff's youth coaches clinic, 6 p.m. at Hubbard Welcome Center on BCC campus. Fee $20.

Soccer

* July 21-23: VGB soccer elite camp for ages 13-18 at Adair-Austin Stadium, Friends University, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Fee $180. E-mail soccervgbsports.com.

* July 26-30: West Side Christian Church soccer camp for kids grades 1-5 at West Douglas Park. Free clinic, 8:30-11:30 a.m. daily. Call the church at 316-263-5269.

Softball

* Holman's Baseball Shed is scheduling private instruction. Go to holmanbaseballshed.com or call 316-722-8448.

Tennis

* o Through July 29: Mo Connolly Junior Summer Clinics for children grades 2-8. Clinics go from Mondays through Thursdays from 4-5 p.m. Cost is $15 per week and racquets are available for $10. Clinics held at Riverside Tennis Center, Northwest High, College Hill Park and Edgemoor Park. Sessions run through July 29. Forms available at Riverside and public libraries.

Volleyball

* July 18-22: Heart of America Sports Fundamentals and Advanced camps for projected high school starters and rotation players. Call Heart of America Sports Camps at 785-823-7076 or go to wwww.hoasportscamps.com.

* o Aug. 5-6: Cowley girls camp for middle school Aug. 3-4 and high school Aug. 5-6. Fee $70 for commuters, $100 for overnight campers. Call 620-441-5324 or check www.cowleytigers.com/camps/

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Calendar items are updated each week. Lessons and facility rentals will not be included. E-mail information, including a telephone number, to hometownwichitaeagle.com, or fax to 316-268-6536.

Calendar items are updated each week. Lessons and facility rentals will not be included. E-mail information, including a telephone number, to hometown@wichitaeagle.com, or fax to 316-268-6536.

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