The Oak Park Huskies Squirt 2 hockey team won the North West Hockey League National 2 division championship last weekend. Lead by Jack Thompson’s two goals, great team defense and the goaltending of Mitch Johannesson, the Huskies defeated the Niles Rangers 2-0.

The Oak Park Huskies Pee-wee team also concluded their season by winning the NorthWest Hockey League championship. The team was lead by Jack Johannesson, Dan Wojtak, Connor Flynn, and the goaltending of Sammy Azuma.

PONY registration

Final PONY registration is Thursday at OPRF High School (South Cafeteria) 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m., followed by a mandatory parent meeting at 6:30 p.m. The cost is $125 + $50 refundable uniform deposit (please bring two checks). PONY is open to all 13 and 14-year old boys born between May 1, 1992 and April 30, 1994). Please bring a copy of birth certificate to registration.

ACORN Academy to begin

The Spring session of OPRF Strikers’ ACORN Soccer Academy starts April 6th. Registration has begun. The professional, licensed coaches from OPRF Striker’s Traveling Soccer Club do the training for this eight-week “camp-like” program held on Friday afternoons. The program is open to young players, grades 1-5 at all ability levels. Download the registration paperwork from: (click on ACORN Academy) or call 771-5269 for more information.

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The 25th annual John Gilmore/Justin Gage/Revie Sorey All Pro Football Camp will be held at Concordia University on June 21, 22, 23 and 24th. More information about the camp can be found at The camp is accepting applications from boys ages 10-18.

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