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FCA Home Team Banquet: March 28 at Shiloh Christian School. Key note speaker is retired Northern State men's basketball coach Don Meyer. Ticket information and table sponsorship questions can be directed to Mark at the FCA office at 391-4886 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. www.facebook.com/fcanorthdakota
Babe Ruth Midwest Plains Tournament needs host FAMILIES: Aug. 3-8. Tournament for 13-year-olds needs host families. Contact Steve Chuppe at email@example.com or Todd Leingang at firstname.lastname@example.org or John Herold at email@example.com for more information.
SPRING SPECTACULAR: March 26, 10 a.m., Linton gym. For boys in grades 5-8 and 9-12. Fee: $15. For more information call Dan Carr at 254-4717 or 254-5411.
N.D. STATE AMATEUR TOURNAMENT: March 25-27 in Bismarck. Fee: $140 or $125. Call 720-5263 for more information.
Mandan Youth Tournament; March 26-27 for girls grades 4-8 and boys grades 4-8, open division grades 9-12 for boys and girls. Log on to www.mandanboysbasketball.com. For more information contact the hoop hotline at 471-5058.
MAGIC CITY SHOOTOUT: March 26-27 in Minot for boys and girls in grades 5-8. Fee: $125. For more information call Brian at 240-7882 or register online at www.gomagi.com.
UTTC YOUTH TOURNAMENT: April 1-3 United Tribes. For boys and girls in grades 5-6. Entry Fee is $100 per team. Three games guarantee. For more information or to enter a team please contact Daryl at 255-3285 or 426-2424.
KJ GIRLS TOURNAMENT: April 2 in Carrington. For grades 5-8. Fee: $90 per team. Call Andy Braaten at 652-3136 or 652-2398 for more information.
ECI Tryouts: March 26 at Valley City State starting at 9 a.m. If you have any other question or would like other information on ECI basketball please visit www.ecibasketball.com or email Joe Kittell at firstname.lastname@example.org.
JUNIOR GRAND AM TOURNAMENT: April 1-3 in Grand Forks. Fee: $160. Open to grades 3-12. Visit www.gffastbreak.com for more information.
Pacesetter Youth State Tournament: At Grand Forks April 9 for boys and April 10 for girls. For grades 5-9. Fee: $120 with a three-game guarantee. Deadline: March 26. At UND Betty Engelstad Center. Top two teams advance to Pacesetter Great Four-State Championships at Target Center in Minneapolis. Visit www.pacesetternet.com or e-mail email@example.com or call 320-243-7460 for more information.
BISMARCK HIGH BOOSTER TOURNAMENT: April 10 for boys and girls grades 3-12. Entry fee $135 with checks payable to BHS Basketball. Three games guaranteed. Deadline: April 3. Mail entries to BHS Basketball, 917 Southport Loop, Bismarck 58504. Contact: Steve_Miller@Bismarckschools.org or phone 471-3288.
FRANK GILCHRIST YOUTH TOURNAMENT: April 16-17 at Bismarck State for boys in grades 4-8. Call 224-5480 for more information. Visit www.bismarckstate.edu/athletics "youth tournaments" for entry forms/deadlines.
VCSU 1-on-1 Championship: April 17 at Valley City State for boys and girls grades 5-12. $15, two games guaranteed. Deadline: April 12. Call 845-7240 for more information.
VCSU 3-on-3 tournament: April 17 at Valley City State for boys and girls grades 3-12. $70, three-game guarantee. Deadline April 12.
NORTHERN TROPHY SPRING SHOOTOUT: 3-on-3 tournament. April 30 for boys grades 4-11, May 1 for girls grades 4-11 at Bismarck State College. Call Marv Pedersen 400-4880 for more information
WACHTER CAMP: May 31-June 3. For girls in grades 5-9. Fee: $60. Call Jon Hager at 258-7321 or 323-4650 for more information
WACHTER CAMP: May 31-June 3. For boys in grades 5-9. Fee: $60. Call Jon Hager at 258-7321 or 323-4650 for more information
START SMART SHOOTING CAMP: May 31-June 1 at Horizon Middle School, 10 a.m. to noon daily. For grades K-12. Fee: $40, checks payable to Start Smart Basketball. Contact www.chs.bismarckschools.org/chs/chsathletics/bbb or phone Darin Mattern at 323-4800, ext. 6142 or 226-6898.
START SMART KIDS CAMP: May 31-June 3 at Century High School, 1:30-5 p.m. daily. Open to grades K-6. Fee: $70, checks payable to Start Smart Basketball. Contact www.chs.bismarckschools.org/chs/chsathletics/bbb or phone Darin Mattern at 323-4800, ext. 6142 or 226-6898.
CAPITAL CITY TEAM CAMP: June 3-4 at Bismarck High; varsity, junior varsity, middle school divisions. Fee: $180 per team (one day), $270 per team (two days). Players can enter as a team with a seven-player minimum. Teams guaranteed five games. Contact www.bhs.bismarckschools.org/bhs/bhsathletics/bball or phone Steve Miller at 323-4800, ext. 6150 or 471-3288.
CAPITAL CITY KIDS CAMP: June 6-9 at Bismarck High, 1-5 p.m. daily. Open to grades 2-6. Fee: $70, checks payable to Capital City Basketball. Contact www.bhs.bismarckschools.org/bhs/bhsathletics/bball or phone Steve Miller at 323-4800, ext. 6150 or 471-3288.
START SMART PREP CAMP: June 6-10 at Century High School, 1-5 p.m. daily. Open to grades 7-12. Fee: $70, checks payable to Start Smart Basketball. Contact www.chs.bismarckschools.org/chs/chsathletics/bbb or phone Darin Mattern at 323-4800, ext. 6142 or 226-6898.
CAPITAL CITY PREP CAMP: June 13-16 at Bismarck High, 1-5 p.m. daily. Open to grades 7-11. Fee: $70, checks payable to Capital City Basketball. Contact www.bhs.bismarckschools.org/bhs/bhsathletics/bball or phone Steve Miller at 323-4800, ext. 6150 or 471-3288.
HORIZON HOOPS CAMP: July 18-21 at Horizon Middle School. Fee: $60 or $65 after May 31. Call Chuck Ledger at 226-6706 or 223-8299 for more information. Go to the Horizon website under athletics for an application
CAPITAL CITY FUTURE STARS CAMP: Aug. 1-3 at Bismarck High School. Open to boys entering grades K-3 (6-8 p.m. daily) and 4-6 (noon-2 p.m.). Fee: $40, checks payable to Capital City Shooting Camp. Contact www2.bhs.bismarck.K12.nd.us/athletics/boysbasketball/default.htm or phone Steve Miller at 323-4800, ext. 6150 or 471-3288.
Youth Bowling Meeting: The Bismarck-Mandan USBC Youth Association annual meeting will be on March 27 at 7 p.m. at Midway Lanes.
Bismarck Midget League registration: March 3 through April 28. Fee: $110 ($90.00 with $20 equipment deposit returned at end of season). Registration forms can be downloaded from the website: www.bismarckmidgetfootball.com. Hard copies are available at the Bismarck Parks and Rec Main Office and the YMCA. For more info go to www.bismarckmidgetfootball.com or contact the league representative.
NDSU Annual Spring Coaches Clinic: April 8-9 in Fargo. $30 per coach in advance ($35 at the door) or $125 for an entire staff. For more information, contact A.J. Cooper at 231-7059 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. College credit is also available, contact Dr. Denis Isrow at 231-7463.
BObcat camp: June 20-24 and June 27-July 1 at the VFW Sports Center. Week one will be for mites and squirts, week two pee wee to high school. To sign up and register, go to http://bismarckbobcats.pointstreaksites.com/view/bismarckbobcats/team-22/bobcats-8th-annual-hockey-camp.
JUNIOR STARS AAA CAMP: Fee: $850 or $600 and $250 due at the first practice. Send checks to Timothy Oshie c/o Junior Stars AAA Hockey, 2019 8th Avenue NW, East Grand Forks, Minn., 56721. Call Timothy Oshie at 360-722-1784 or email email@example.com.
MARTIAL ARTS OPEN: April 2 at Williston High School. A variety of divisions will be at the event. Interested competitors call Rich or Ann Breslin at 572-1973 or 774-2005.
Minot Family YMCA: April 30 at 8 a.m. The race includes an ultramarathon (52.4 miles), full and half marathon, relays, and a one-mile miracle run for all ages. For more information call Rita at the YMCA (852-0141) or visit our website www.ymcaminot.org.
Beavers 5k Romp: March 26 at 10 a.m. at the Minot State Dome with both the starting line and the finish set for the Dome. Registration for the event begins at 8:30 a.m. Fee: $15. For more information, contact MSU track and field-cross country coach Stu Melby at 858-3268 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration forms can be picked up at coach Melby's office or by logging on to www.msubeavers.com/roadrace.
Arthritis Walk & 5K Run: April 30 at 10 a.m. at Medcenter One Women's Health Center. Registration begins at 9 a.m. No registration fee, fundraising encouraged. For more information visit www.bismarck2011.kintera.org or contact Kelly Brekke at 388-1988 or by email at email@example.com.
BISMARCK OPENINGS: The Bismarck Men's Slowpitch Association has spots available for teams in all nights. If interested, contact Roger Weigel, 258-0011.
Mandan umpiring: Rules clinic on April 6 at 7 p.m. at the Mandan Aquatic Center. Call Ed Gerhardt at 663-9302 or 323-4057 for more information
LEAGUES STARTING: Bismarck-Mandan Tennis Association summer leagues are forming now for all levels. Contact JD Stephenson 255-2885 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.bmta.usta.com. Leagues are available from beginner to advanced with singles, doubles, and team tennis available. Deadline to register is May 16.
CENTER COED TOURNAMENT: May 1 at Center. Fee: $70 per team. Deadline: April 25. To Register contact Janet Erhardt at 794-8778, 794-8786 or 220-2269. Email at Janet.M.Erhardt@sendit.nodak.edu