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Calendar (May 5)


* May 7-8: Top Gun wood bat tournament in Manhattan, NBC points qualifier for 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. Call Mark at 316-259-1341.

* Deadline May 9: Mac Classic tournament at McPherson's Wall Park May 14-15. Ages 10-U, 11-U, 12-U, 13-14. Fee $180, three-game guarantee. Call 316-841-5181 or 620-755-4991.

* Deadline May 20: McPherson Spring Slam tournament May 28 for 14-U, 12-U, 11-U, 10-U. Fee $225 for 10-11-12, $275 for 14-U, three-game guarantee. E-mail reits8@aol.com or call 620-242-9364.

* May 21-22: Augusta tournament in Augusta. NBC points qualifier for 14-U, 12-U, 10-U, 8-U. Fee $200, three-game guarantee. Call Darren Riley at 316-775-0293.

* May 27-30: Top Gun wood-bat tournament in Arkansas, NBC points qualifier for 8-U machine pitch, 9-U, 10-U, 11-U, 12-U, 13-U, 14-U. Call Mark at 316-259-1341.

* June 3-5: McPherson tournament, NBC points qualifier for 18-U, 16-U. Fee $450, four-game guarantee. Call Darren Riley at 316-775-0293.

* June 3-5: Top Gun tournament in Manhattan, NBC points qualifier for 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14. Call Mark at 316-259-1341.

* Deadline June 6: El Dorado Invitational June 11-12 for 8-U (machine pitch), 10-U, 12-U, 14-15. Fee $150, three-game guarantee. Call Larry La Rue at 316-889-5016.

* June 10-12: Derby Baseball Association midseason tournament for 10-U, 12-U. Five-game guarantee, NBC points. E-mail jake.duft@gmail.com or steelers1953@yahoo.com.

* June 10-12: Top Gun tournament in Arkansas City, NBC points qualifier for 8-U machine pitch, 9-U, 10-U, 11-U, 12-U, 13-U, 14-U. Call Mark at 316-259-1341.

* Deadline June 11: McPherson Summer Slam tournament June 18-19 for 14-U, 13-U, 12-U, 11-U, 10-U, 9-U, 8-U. Fee $180, three-game guarantee. Check mcphersonbaseball.com or call 620-755-2048.

* June 11-12: Walnut Valley Classic for 10-U, 12-U at Broadway Complex in Winfield. Fee $175 per team, three-game guarantee and NBC points qualifier. Contact Ron Klinginsmith at 316-253-4148.

* June 23-26: Top Gun tournament in Winfield, NBC points qualifier for 10-U, 11-U, 12-U, 16-U, 18-U. Call Mark at 316-259-1341.

* June 25-26: Augusta tournament in Augusta. NBC points qualifier for 14-U, 12-U, 10-U, 8-U. Fee $200, three-game guarantee. Call Darren Riley at 316-775-0293.

Basketball

* Deadline May 6: MAYB tournaments May 27-29 in Wichita, Hillsboro, Topeka and Bonner Springs for grades 3-12. Fee $315 with five-game guarantee. Check mayb.com or call 316-284-0354.

* Deadline May 13: MAYB tournaments June 3-5 in Wichita/El Dorado, Hays and Garden City for grades 3-12. Fee $315 with five-game guarantee. Check mayb.com or call 316-284-0354.

* Deadline May 18: MAYB summer kickoff tournament June 10-12 in Wichita-Newton for grades 3-12. Check mayb.com or call 316-284-0354.

* Deadline May 24: 3-on-3 tournament May 28 at the Chisholm Trail Center parking lot in Newton. Teams of 3-4 players. $90 before May 10, $100 after. Middle school, high school and adult male/female divisions.

* Deadline May 27: MAYB tournaments June 17-19 in Wichita (2A, 1A school teams), Salina (4A, 3A school teams and private teams), Ottawa, Topeka and Arkansas City for grades 3-12. Fee $315 with five-game guarantee. Check mayb.com or call 316-284-0354.

Football

* May 7: Giants registration at Dick's Sporting Goods, 21st and Rock, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Call Jason Giffin at 316-461-8953.

* May 14: Wichita Football Academy/Wild youth camp, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Hartman Arena. Fee $40. Go to wichitafootballacademy.com.

* May 21: Cowboys early registration for grades 2-8, 9 a.m.-noon at Boston Park. Call David Usher at 316-409-9096.

* First-year Crusader Youth Football Association looking for players and coaches. Call David Channel at 316-250-8312 or e-mail dchannel@cox.net.

Golf

* May 7: Burrton Recreation 3-person scramble at 9:30 a.m. May 7 at Wedgewood Golf Course, Halstead. Cost is $30 a person. Call John Young at 620-242-4947 for more information.

* May 20: Bob Martz Memorial four-person scramble, noon at Auburn Hills. Fee $75 per player. Call 316-268-4361.

* Through October: Business Women's Golf League plays Tuesday afternoons through October at Braeburn.

Running

* May 14: Link 4 Life Run for Suicide Prevention. Open 5K run, youth 1-mile with special events for ages 3-18 and family walk. Register at First Gear, 111 N. Mosley, or Go Run, 2556 N. Maize Road, or at active.com. Adults $25, youth mile $15, adult walk $20, youth events $10, t-shirt included. Call Bev Baalman at 316-660-7652 or e-mail bbaalman@sedgwick.gov.

* June 11: Festival Fitness race in Salina. Two- and five-mile runs at 7 a.m. Fee $20 before June 10, $25 after. Go to riverfestival.com.

Softball

* Deadline May 5: Wichita Parks and Recreation slow-pitch leagues for men, women, co-ed, church men and church co-ed. Fee $475 for 16 games (doubleheaders). Games played at South Lakes and West Side Athletic Field. Leagues begin May 20. Call Debbie at 316-268-4361.

* May 14-15: Wichita fast-pitch invitational for 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U at South Lakes Complex. Fee $250. Go to kasasoftball.org.

* May 21: Queen of the Diamond tournament for 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U at South Lakes Complex. Fee $150. Go to kasasoftball.org.

* May 28-29: Sunflower State Shootout for 8U, 10U, 12U, 14U at South Lakes Complex. Fee $250. Go to kasasoftball.org.

Camps and Clinics

Baseball

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

* Craig Dingman individual instruction, ages 8-older. Call 316-371-5921 or e-mail cdinger57@earthlink.net.

* Derik Dukes individual instruction, ages 8-older. Call 316-409-6077 or e-mail lifecoachdukes@hotmail.com.

* Kevin Hooper hitting and field instruction, ages 8-older. Call 316-729-1710.

* The Hack Shack team and individual instruction. Call Eric Barrier at 316-208-7888 or e-mail ebarrier@sbcglobal.net.

Basketball

* June 5-9: Heart of America Sports Camps boys camp for ages 8-18, a great skill development camp with 7 1/2 hours on the court daily. Call Tom Collins at 785-823-7076 or at www.hoasportscamps.com.

* June 12-16: Heart of America Sports Camps girls camp for ages 8-18, a great skill development camp with 7 1/2 hours on the court daily. Call Tom Collins at 785-823-7076 or at www.hoasportscamps.com.* July 10-14: Heart of America Sports Camps boys camp for ages 8-18, a fundamentals and advanced camp with 7 1/2 hours on the court daily. Call Tom Collins at 785-823-7076 or at www.hoasportscamps.com.

Softball

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

Volleyball

* July 17-21: Heart of America Sports Camps girls camp for ages 8-18, a great skill building camp for fundamental and advanced players. Call Tom Collins at 785-823-7076 or at www.hoasportscamps.com.

Calendar items are updated each week. Ffacility 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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