Local sports scrapbook – July 30

Southern Indiana Select hosting baseball tryouts

The Southern Indiana Select travel baseball team will hold tryouts for its 13-and-under 2017-18 season from 1 to 3 p.m. today and Aug. 6 at Clifty Park.

Players may attend one or both sessions. If unable to attend or for more information, call Scott McMullen at 812-579-6407.

Northside tennis plans clinics, meeting, tryouts

“Fun Tennis Clinics” will conclude from 4:45 to 6 p.m. Monday at the Lincoln Park tennis courts for any seventh- or eighth-grade boy at Northside or St. Bartholomew schools interested in playing on the Northside tennis team this fall.

A brief informational meeting about the season will be at 5:45 p.m. Tuesday at Northside, just before the Northside Open House that starts at 6:30 p.m.

Tryouts for the Northside boys tennis team will be from 4:45 to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Friday. Players will need to attend all three days and have an IHSAA physical form turned in the first day.

For more information, contact coach Dale Guse at daleuse@iquest.net.

Signups approaching for youth flag football

Columbus Youth Flag Football will conduct registration from 1 to 3 p.m. today, 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon Saturday and 1 to 3 p.m. Aug. 6 at Fair Oaks Mall for boys and girls ages 4 to 14.

Cost is $100, and there is a multiple-sibling discount. Games will be played Sunday afternoons from mid-August to mid-October at Central Middle School.

For more information, contact Vince James at 812-927-0495 or vejames@sbcglobal.net or visit columbusyouthflag football.com.

Supplemental tryouts, soccer academy offered

Columbus Express Soccer Club is hosting supplemental tryouts for prospective players Tuesday and Wednesday at Richard Wigh Soccer Complex for boys and girls born between 1999 and 2007.

The Academy at Columbus Express also is accepting registrations. The academy is a learning-centered program designed for boys and girls born between 2008 and 2011. Interested players must sign up before the academy begins Aug. 14.

For more information on the programs, visit columbusexpress.com or contact Ty Smith at director@columbusexpress.com or 812-767-3092.

Hoosier Pro Wrestling to host ‘Summer Blast’

Hoosier Pro Wrestling will return to the Bartholomew County 4-H Fairgrounds with its “Summer Blast” on Saturday. Doors open at 7 p.m., and bell time is 7:45 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and free for kids 4 and younger.

New travel baseball team conducting tryouts

The Indiana Ballers, a new Columbus 9-and-under travel baseball team, will hold tryouts for its 2017-18 season at 1 p.m. Aug. 12 at Wayne Park. The rain date is 1 p.m. Aug. 13.

If interested, but unable to make the tryout, call Greg Hensley at 812-344-4932, Terry Burns at 812-447-5313 or Andy Shoaf at 812-344-7270.