What do a disproportionate number of CEOs have in common? They played sports when they were younger. Sports keep you physically and mentally healthy, teach you important relationship skills and forge determination. These benefits often spill over into the business world.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Duneland, Portage, South Haven and Valparaiso Clubs are offering league registration for Spring Dodgeball. Registration is open now at the Duneland, Portage and Valparaiso Clubs, with the South Haven Club’s registration beginning on March 1. Most of the Club leagues will begin April 9 through May 16; with the Valparaiso Club’s league beginning April 1 through May 4, 2019; and Portage Club’s League beginning on April 8 through May 24. Please see specific Club league information below:
The Hammond Sportsplex is hosting a Friday Night Ages 30s, 40s and 50s Soccer League. Session 1 is 8 games from October 19th to December 14th. Playoffs will be January 4 and 11, 2019. Eight teams will qualify for playoffs. Team rosters are a 12 player maximum. All players must have a player card. There is a $10 fee for a player card.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana Offers Summer Baseball League and Receives Lots of Support
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s John Will Anderson Club in Gary discovered the love for baseball is alive and well in Northwest Indiana! Prior to the start of summer programming, Home Field Advantage Foundation partnered with Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s John Will Anderson Club with the goal of offering youth, residing in Gary, the opportunity to learn, play and love baseball. Equipment to help start the league was received through Major League Baseball through the efforts of Lloyd McClendon, a Gary Roosevelt product and current coach for the Detroit Tigers.
NWI Lions United Brings Community, Athletics, and a Passion for Soccer to Northwest Indiana Kids at Season Kickoff
Northwest Indiana’s soccer community is vibrant and growing, and nowhere was that more evident than Northwest Indiana Lions United Season Kickoff on Saturday. Kids of all ages gathered on the Hamilton Fields outside Lowell for a day of friendly tournaments, skill games, and camaraderie.
It is time to get ready to BUMP, SET, and SPIKE for Duneland Boys & Girls Club’s 2018 Volleyball League! League registration begins July 23 and is open to all girls and boys from grades 3rd through 8th. The Club’s Volleyball League season will run from September 18 through November 17. All teams will have one practice during the week and an eight game schedule. All games will be played on Saturday at the Club.
NWI Lions United welcomes you to join our Rec Plus Academy Program for the 2018-19 soccer season! Our goal is to develop players to the best of their ability by focusing on skill development, building positive attitudes and growing the love of the game in all our players so they have the passion to play and compete. The Rec Plus Academy Program at NWI Lions United is for players Pre K - 2nd Grade. This program is designed for players of all ability levels from “Beginner – Experienced” who are looking for a positive soccer environment that offers high quality professional training and a clear schedule.
Indiana Elite FC’s 2001 and 2002 boys’ teams will participate in US Club Soccer’s 2018 ENPL Western Playoffs / Boys Western NPL Finals beginning this weekend in San Diego, CA.
Indiana Elite FC President and Director of Coaching Novi Marojevic has much to celebrate. Three of the teams he has been coaching for many years are Indiana State Cup Champions two years in a row. In addition, with its growth and recent successes, the IEFC girls' program is expanding by leaps and bounds, not to mention some recent tournament wins.