Other Sports

Hometown Sports calendar

Updated Dec. 18

Baseball

* All-American Sports Academy A's hosting tryouts for 8-U baseball team. Call 316-315-0460.

* Southwest Boys Club team and player signup for 2010. Call Play It Again Sports West at 316-729-0300.

* Baseball hitting league beginning in January at Play It Again Sports West. Three-player teams in 10-U, 12-U, 14-U, 18-U. Call 316-729-0300.

Basketball

* Deadline Dec. 24: MAYB tournament for grades 3-8, boys and girls in Towanda/Wichita or Salina, to be played Jan. 9-10. Cost $165, three-game guarantee. Call 316-283-0154 for information.

* Deadline Jan. 8: MAYB tournaments Jan. 23-24 in Wichita and Great Bend. Fee $165, three-game guarantee. Call 316-283-0154 for information.

* Jan. 9-10: Kiwanis Club tournament in Eureka for grades 5-6 boys and girls. Fee $80. Call Mike Pitko at 620-583-6119.

* Feb. 5: MAYB tournament Feb. 20-21 in Newton for third-grade boys and girls. Fee $165, three-game guarantee. Call 316-283-0154 for information.

* Feb. 27-28: Solomon Booster Club girls touranment for grades 3-6. Fee $135. Call Kellene Whitaker at 785-452-8108 or e-mail kwhitaker80@yahoo.com.

* Deadline March 12: MAYB winter finale March 27-28 in Newton area. Fee $165, three-game guarantee. Call 316-283-0154 for information.

Biking

* Dec. 20: Get Off The Couch Ride, starts at 2 p.m. in front of Luciano's in Mulvane. Ride consists of 33 miles to Belle Plaine, then west to Ridge Rd., then north to 119th St., then east to Mulvane. Call Delores Craig at 316-304-4428.

* 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.

* 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 yeloschwinn@yahoo.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.

* Wednesdays: Women's tour rides begin at 9 a.m. at changing starting locations. Call Ruth Holliday at 316-685-4545 on Tuesday to determine start places.

* 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 ata 316-262-6122. Volleyball

* Starts Jan. 12: Wichita Church Athletic Association co-ed winter league. Deadline for entries is Dec. 30. Call Bob Waterson at 316-682-4545.

Camps and Clinics

Baseball

* Dec. 20-30: Gene Stephenson's One Day hitting, pitching, infielders, all skills and catching clinics at indoor practice facility. Fee: $150. Call the WSU baseball office, 316-978-3636, or go to www.shockersbaseballcamps.com.

* Dec. 21-22: Brad Hill's Junior Wildcat Holiday Break Camp for ages 6-13 begins at 7:30 a.m., concluding at noon both days, while camp for ages 8-13 starts at 7:30, ending at 3 p.m. both days. Fee: $80. Call Anthony Everman at 785-395-2679.

* Feb. 5-6: Big League Camp at Mustangs softball facility, Wichita. Feb. 5 for ages 8-13, 5-9 p.m., fee $125. Feb. 6 for ages 14-up, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., fee $150. Call 316-729-1710 or go to bigleaguecamp.com.

* 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 cdinger57@earthlink.net.

Football

* Starting Jan. 6: Indoor clinics separated by position. Times are 5 p.m. Wednesdays, 6 p.m. Sundays. Call 316-461-8953 or e-mail coachgiffin@lycos.com.

Soccer

* Dec. 28-29: Goal for Goal soccer camp at Magdalen Catholic School, 2221 N. 127th St. E. 9-11 a.m. for ages 6-14, 11:30-12:20 for ages 4-5. Cost $40 for 6-14, $22 ages 4-5. Call 316-721-3234 for information.

Softball

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

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