Building on the success of the Madlax-Florida All-Star teams during the summer, Madlax is ready to take the next step in developing youth lacrosse players from the Southwest Florida area. Fall tryouts are Sept. 16. at Barron Collier. open to boys ages 9 to 18. Weekly practices run into December.
Madlax-Florida All-Stars capped off a successful summer with the U13 White team winning the Sunshine Cup/IMG tournament, going 4-0 in the event.
The Madlax U17 team finished second in the FLG 3D tournament in Maryland in late July, competing against top national club teams from New York, Texas, Maryland and Connecticut.
The Madlax U19 team competed well in every tournament it entered in the state, finishing with a 12-7 record on the summer — all while having college coaches scout and recruit top players like Hunter Krout and Michael Nathan.
Players from Barron Collier, Gulf Coast, Golden Gate, Lely, Community School, Palmetto Ridge and Estero participated.
For info, visit Madlax.com/florida for additional details and to register.
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Kindersport: Sept. 8 to Oct 27. 9:30 to 11 a.m. Community School of Naples. $95. Specially-designed youth athletic program for children ages 4-6. Children will learn skills and play games in soccer, football, volleyball and basketball over an eight-week period. This is a unique first exposure program designed to help each child develop skills and confidence from trained youth coaches. Contact: 290-3430 or www.sportsclubnaples.org.
YMCA: Register for the following fall sports at the Greater Naples YMCA: basketball, ages 3-17; T-ball, ages 3-6; soccer, ages 3-6; and volleyball, girls, ages 7-17. $30 to $50 for YMCA members; $60 to $90 for nonmembers. Register at ymcapalms.org or visit Greater Naples YMCA. Register by Sept. 22.
Sports Club Center open gym: Pre-K through 8th grade. Choose from a variety of activities on trampoline, spring floor, tumble track and the largest foam pits in Southwest Florida. Fridays, 6:30 to 10 p.m. Contact: Kevin Lehman at 570-417-1121 or 239-566-CLUB.
Youth strength and conditioning class: Put on by Magic Benton and 24/7 Sports. 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. $30. Contact: Brian Dodd 277-0700, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Out of the Park Baseball/Strength Training: Offering intense strength and conditioning sessions. One hour each, twice a week. Cost is $500 for 16 sessions. Contact: Rich Osete, 405-8766.
Golden Gate American: Registration for Fall is open online through Sept. 17. Youth ages 4 to 16. Contact: 289-9425, GGALL.org.
Golden Gate National: Fall ball sign ups, ages 5 -14, Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday 9 a.m. to noon at the Golden Gate Community Park, 3300 Santa Barbara Blvd.
Contact: www.ggnll.org or call Dean 821-1397.
Greater Naples Little League: Registration for the Fall 2012 season will be held Sept. 4 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Fleischmann Park Field House. Cost is $80 and is for players age 7 to 13. The season runs from September to November. On-line registration is also available at www.greaternapleslittleleague.com and will be available until Sept. 6. Contact: Tom Balboni, email@example.com.
Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth: T-ball (4- to 5-year-olds), $65; Rookie (6 to 7), $70; Minors (8 to 10), $85; Majors (11 to 12), $90; Babe Ruth (13 to 15), $95. Register at naplescalripken.com.
Naples Travel Baseball: For players that will be age 13 as of May 1, 2013. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Collier Knights: 12U team. Need two players for the fall. Contact: John Landi 289-6297.
Golden Gate Hammerheads: 11U travel team seeking players for fall, ages 10 to 11. Contact: Walter Rascher 340-5025.
Naples Cyclones: 11U travel team. Contact: Coach Jon Ayres 398-1769, jonayresbaseball.com, Coach Mos 986-9118.
Southwest Florida Red Hawks: 13U travel team seeking players. Contact: 682-3299.
SWFL Hawks: 13U travel team seeking experienced players. Contact: Lou Marsala 784-5965.
SWFL Youth Basketball League: Ages 5 to 17. Sept. 1 start. Contact: 267-7922, swflbasketball.com.
Naples Magic: Looking for 7th-grade travel players. Contact: Mark Chlebek 272-1451 or Sam Foggin 407-376-0502.
K6: Grades 1 through 6. Sept. 10 to Nov. 5. Unique opportunity for children to learn the basics of cheerleading. Practice during the week and cheer at Saturday flag football games for their school or geographically located team. $75. Contact: sportsclubnaples.org or 290-3430.
Adrenaline Naples: Girls and boys, beginner to advanced. Ages 3 to 18. Contact: 261-6221.
Diving: Open to all middle and high school divers. Saturdays, 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Sun & Fun Lagoon. $10/session. Contact: Nancy Geiman 572-4739.
Naples Football League: Full-contact, non-traveling youth football program for players from grades 3 through 8. League has four divisions: East Naples, Golden Gate City, Golden Gate Estates and North Naples. The league is just now getting started with practices and we still have openings for new players, especially in North Naples, which practices at Oak Ridge Middle School. Games played Saturdays from Sept. 29 to Nov. 17. Volunteers needed to coach and sponsor teams. Ages 5 to 12. Contact: naplesnfl.org.
K6 Fall Flag Football: Grades 2 through 6. Sept. 8 through Nov. 3. Games on Saturdays at Gulf Coast High School. Teams are picked by school/geographic region. All teams are coached by trained youth professionals. Practices during the week. Contact: 290-3430, sportsclubnaples.org.
1-on-1 instruction: Skill position players ages 6-18. Visit skillpositionpride.com. Contact: Mike Wexler 273-2693, email@example.com.
Marco Island Optimist football and cheerleading: Open registration. Boys and girls. Ages 7 to 14. Contact: hometeamonline.com/mioptimist or call Coach Webb 394-0494.
Sports CLUB Gymnastics: Classes for 3 years and up. Monday to Saturday. Adult open gym Monday to Thursday 7 to 8:30 p.m. $10. Friday Night Open Gym — K through 8th grade, 7 to 8:30 p.m., $10; 7 to 10 p.m., $20. Includes pizza. Contact: Kevin 570-417-1121 or Sports CLUB 566-CLUB.Naples Progressive: Extended Open Gym, Friday, 6 to 10 p.m., $20, includes pizza and drink. Every Friday Open Gym 6 to 7 p.m., $10; 6 to 9 p.m., $15; 7 to 9 p.m.,$10. Summer camp information is available. Classes are in session. We start taking the children at 2 years old. Contact: 455-3700, naplesgymnastics.wordpress.com.
Naples Lacrosse Club Fall Ball: Girls Only. Naples High School football field. Sign up date, Sept. 8. High school players, 12:30 p.m. Middle school students, 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Practice Time: Saturdays. High school players 12:30 until 2:30, middle school 2:30 until 4:30. Elementary school girls sign up date: Oct. 7, 1:30 pm. Practice time: Sundays, 1:30 until 3:30 p.m. All players must have a active US Lacrosse membership and number at the sign up. Go to www.uslacrosse.org/ to purchase a membership online.
Roller hockey: Sundays 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Ages 4 to 8. Contact: 566-2367.
Pro elite hockey skating and skills clinic: Thursdays, 5 to 6 p.m. Ages 7 to 12. $120 for six weeks. Contact: Coach Joe 431-7090, www.proelitehockey.com.
Naples Community Sailing Center: Instruction for youths and adults. Contact: CC Cramer 403-7193, firstname.lastname@example.org or visit naplessailingcenter.com.
GGCC Youth Indoor Futbal League: 5 on 5, ages 8 to 14. $35. Runs through Nov. 19. Contact: Fernando Orellana 200-5333.
North Collier Regional Park Youth One Touch Soccer: Ages 5 to 13. $45. Register by Sept. 1. League runs Oct. 10 to Nov. 26.
Sable Palm Youth One Touch Soccer: Ages 5 to 13. $45. Register by Sept. 1. League runs Oct. 10 to Nov. 26.
Mizuno Edge: Ages 10 to 14. Need coaches. Contact: Joe Sutherland 561-436-1443.
Tropic Wave Fast Pitch: Fall tryouts for 10U, 12U, 14U and 16U Teams, Ages 8-16. Sept. 5, 6-7:30 p.m. at St. John Neumann High School softball field. Teams will practice and compete September through December. Emphasis is placed on skill development and game knowledge. For info, visit tropicwave.org. Contact: Andrea Peterson 269-4280, TropicWaveFastPitch@ yahoo.com.
Swim Florida: Golden Gate Aquatic Facility. Year-round program, ages 5 and older. Contact: Daryl Sullivan 455-6122 or email@example.com.
K6: Grades 3 through 8. Sept. 8 to Oct. 27. Progressive league with clinics and game play. Third through 5th grade JV division and 6th through 8th grade varsity division. Practices and clinics on Tuesdays; games on Saturdays at Barron Collier High School. All teams coached by trained youth professionals. $85. Contact: sportsclubnaples.org or 405-9191.
South Florida Riptide: Fielding girls travel teams, 10U to 17U for USAV and AAU events. Assistant and junior coaches (volunteer and paid) wanted. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, riptidevolleyball.net.
Bear wrestling club: Sign-ups Tuesdays and Thursdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Palmetto Ridge High School. Ages 5 to 18. Practices Tuesday and Thursday. $100. Contact: Josh McIntosh 938-6316, Dave Parmenter 353-0265.
Naples Sharks: Mondays and Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Gulf Coast High School. $100 (no charge for first practice). Contact: Dominic Del Debbio 816-520-7617, giolexi@ yahoo.com.
Naples Titans: At Golden Gate High School. Tuesday and Thursday, 6 to 8 p.m. $100 (no charge for first practice). Contact: Dominic Del Debbio 816-520-7617, giolexi@ yahoo.com.
Wildcat wrestling club: Practices 6 to 7:30 p.m., Mondays and Wednesdays, Estero High School. First grade through high school. Free. Contact: Matt Brock 851-7630, email@example.com.
To have an activity listed, mail it to Naples Daily News, Kids Calendar, 1100 Immokalee Road, Naples, FL, 34110. You can fax info to 263-4816 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Email preferred by 4:30 p.m. on Sunday.