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Portage League Offers Roller Hockey at The Sportsplex

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A new roller hockey league in Portage is bringing Roller Hockey back to Northwest Indiana. Teams that feature colorful names like The Majestic Unicorns, StoneCutters, Iceholes, and The Muricans meet twice a week at Portage's Inline Sportsplex to face off and have some fun.

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Libby Tobias is Setting the Bar High for Third Graders

libby-tobias-knolling-elementaryLibby Tobias, a third grader at Kolling Elementary, has taken gymnastics to the “next level,” jumping 2 levels after switching to the United Gymnastics Academy in Illinois. Most of her teammates are at least 2-3 years older than her.

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Sand Creek Country Club Defies Winter with Indoor Golf Facility


When the cold and darkness comes to those who spend their time outside what do they do? Runners hop on the treadmill, swimmers dive back into the indoor pools, and some, well, they head down to Florida.

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Hurricanes 2016 Roy Hobbs Baseball Champions

Roy-Hobbs-Adult-BaseballThe Roy Hobbs (19 years to 32 years old) adult baseball play-offs concluded this past week with the Hurricanes winning their third straight championship.

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City of Crown Point Announces 2016 Baseball Tournament Brackets, Pairings, Dates, and Times

Crown-Point-Legacy-FieldsCrown Point Parks and Recreation Department has announced the men's adult baseball double elimination tournament pairing, dates, and time.

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2016 Crown Point Adult Back To School Co-ed Sand Volleyball League Announced

City-of-Crown-PointCrown Point Parks and Recreation Department has announced their dates for the adult "Back to School" sand volleyball leagues. Co-ed teams are scheduled to play on Tuesday, and Wednesday nights while a “women's only” league will be played on Thursday night. All volleyball matches will be played from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at “Sauerman Woods Park” outdoor sand volleyball courts located at 1000 East South Street in Crown Point, Indiana. Team entry fee is as follows:

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Tour de La Porte: For Both Avid Runners and Families!

tdl-families-promo-2016What does it mean to have a family? Is it unconditional love, support and care? Is it the happiness that is bounced from one to another on a daily basis? Or is it the thrill of doing things together for the reward of creating lasting memories? There is not a better answer other than “all of the above” when it comes to creating a family bond. Doing activities together, like the Tour de La Porte (TdL), is rewarding for families. Shawn Arnsbarger is a mother and a six year TdL veteran who enjoys biking the beautiful trails of La Porte with her kids and supporting the runners to be the best they can be.

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Golf's Future Stars to Follow in Footsteps of Pro Legends at Sand Creek


The Northern Amateur, one of America’s Major Amateur tournaments, tees off on July 20 at Sand Creek Country Club, and with that first strike off the tee so too begins the hopes and dreams of many of the best golfers in the country looking for their own “shot” at living out their dream of being a professional golfer.

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Register Now for 7th Annual Indiana State High School Disc Golf Championships at Lemon Lake County Park

Lemon-Lake-Crown-PointRegistration for the 7th Annual Indiana State High School Disc Golf Championships at Lemon Lake County Park is officially open. The Championship will take place on Sunday, July 24t at the Lemon Lake County Park and Flight Center. Team and individual competitors, ages 13 to 19, are welcome from across the nation.

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Pro U Summer Basketball Camps in Crown Point Begin July 18, 2016

Crown-Point-Pro-U-Summer-Camp-2016PRO U has announced their summer basketball camp schedule. PRO U basketball camps will focus on education, FUNdamentals, and skill development for boys and girls 3rd grade through 12th grade. All instruction for PRO U basketball camps will be held at Franciscan Point Sports Medicine Institute in Crown Point, Indiana. Listed below are the PRO U camp dates, and time of each session.

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Duneland Y Offers Youth Track & Field This Summer


Run, jump & throw yourself into summer with our Track & Field program for youth ages 4-12. This new program runs from June 16 to July 23. Children will have the opportunity to compete against a variety of youth programs from the area. Events include softball toss, javelin throw, long jump, frisbee toss and running events ranging from 30m to 1600m, depending on the age division.

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