SPORTS notes

La Cañada Gladiators Football & Cheer Enrollment Open
Registration is now open for the La Cañada Gladiators youth football and cheer program.  The Gladiator program is open to girls and boys ages 6 to 14 as of Dec. 31, 2013. The Gladiators field one flag team and five tackle squads.  Placement on teams is based on the age and weight of the participants.

Football and cheer applications are available online at Early enrollment is encouraged as space is limited.

Jr. All American football is also available.

The Gladiator summer pre-season begins on Monday, July 22 and the regular season runs from mid-September until early November.

For more football information, check the Gladiator’s web page or contact president Kevin Lacey at (818) 248-1800 or at

For information concerning the cheer program, contact Sandra Smith, city cheer coordinator, at (818) 793-6784 or at

Basketball Training & Fitness Camp Enrollment Opens
Kids of all skill levels are welcome for 10 weeks of basketball fun. They will learn the basics of basketball in an air conditioned indoor facility. Athletes will be challenged with a series of agility skills using a speed ladder and cones. A prepared “life lesson” will be taught at the end of each class by experienced instructor Tony Passarella.

Ten weeks starting March 28. Fee is $90.

Kids aged 5 years to 7 years from 4 p.m. to 4:50 p.m.; kids 8 years to 10 years from 5 p.m. to 5:50 p.m.

For more information, call (818) 548-4098. For phone registration, call (818) 548-2184.

Pacific Community Center, 501 S. Pacific Ave. Glendale