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.
The LaPorte Community Turbos Swim Club is growing and taking things to the next level. We are excited to see where our competitive swim club is headed and we are currently looking to add to our coaching staff. If you want to work with great coaches and have an interest in helping swimmers learn and reach their goals, then we want to hear from you!
The American Legion Junior Baseball Regional will be held Friday through Sunday at Ron Reed Field in Fox Park in La Porte. The four-team double-elimination begins with a doubleheader Friday night. The brackets are attached. Please see the schedule below.
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana is Offering County-Wide Summer Flag Football - Registration Now Open!
About the League:
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana’s Flag Football League is a co-ed league held at our Duneland, Portage, South Haven and Valparaiso Clubs. Teams come together on Saturday’s to play other Clubs at Field of Dreams in South Haven. Our leagues focus on developing good sportsmanship and having fun while learning the fundamentals of the game.
Children will practice during the week and play games on Saturdays. Practices will begin around the end of March and 1st game is Saturday April 14th. Participants receive soccer socks, and shirt.
The ice is thick, the air is brisk and the sun is glistening across the blanket of snow on the lake. For some fishing enthusiasts, it’s the perfect day to break out the rod and tackle for some good, old-fashioned ice fishing.
PRO U™ announces the addition to another shooting and ball handling basketball session the week of December 27, 28, and 29, 2017. Each session is for Boys and Girls 3rd grade through 12th grade and consist of three days Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. There is availability for session three with an emphasis on fundamentals of basketball and the newly added session five with an emphasis on shooting and ball handling, session two is full.
Crown Point Parks and Recreation Department has announced the format and dates for their "Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday Night Happy Hour" adult volleyball league. All volleyball matches will be played at “Ignite Elite Volleyball Courts” located at 1516 North Main Street in Crown Point, Indiana. Team entry fee is as follows:
Children, ages 5 to 13, will learn everything from skating and stopping, to puck handling and shooting, the fundamentals of playing hockey. Classes meet three times a week on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, plus Sunday Mornings for 11 weeks.