On the move for January 18

January 18, 2011 


 • Tumwater Parks and Recreation is accepting registration through Jan. 31. Boys and girls in grades K-3, living in the Tumwater School District or attending a Tumwater school, are eligible. Fee is $75, which includes full uniform. Information, contact Tumwater Parks and Recreation at 360-754-4160.

 • The South Sound Storm 14U team will hold tryouts from 10 a.m-2 p.m. Saturday at On Deck Performance in Tumwater. Information, check www.stormbaseballclub.com or e-mail stormbaseballclub@hotmail.com.

 • Registration closes Jan. 31 for Capitol Little League’s spring season. Registration may be done in person from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at The Creative Office, 721 Legion Way or by mail, P.O. Box 1985, Olympia WA, 98507. Tryouts for ages 8-12 will be held at Sports Unlimited NW from 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 5. Information, www.capitollittleleague.com.

 • The 12U, 11U, and 10U 2010 state champion Black Hills Cal Ripken baseball program will have sign-up dates for players 6-12 through Feb. 12. Sign-ups are Jan. 29 and Feb. 5 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Courts and Cages, 3900 12th Ave. S.E. in Lacey; and Saturday at Sports Unlimited, 7961 29th Ave N.E. in Lacey. Player evaluations and final sign-up date are Feb. 12 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Sports Unlimited. Information, www.bhyb.org

 • Thurston County Babe Ruth will have a revised league, with teams formed by school district and school in the 13-15 age division and 16-18 senior league. Information, www.tcbronline.org or www.bbcourtsandcages.com.

 • Sports Unlimited in Lacey has open high school workouts. Monday and Friday for pitchers and catchers, Tuesday and Thursday for hitting and fielding. Fee is $15. Call 360-493-0600.

 • Registration for baseball live workouts with the pros from Thursday to Feb. 17 at Courts & Cages. Space is limited for the Jared Sandberg hitting clinic Jan. 22-Feb. 12 at Courts & Cages (participants get a free wood bat). Private lessons available with Stephen Vogt with the Tampa Bay Rays organization and Ryan Bean with the San Francisco Giants organization. Information, call Lynn Grantham, 360-915-3780.


 • A Shelton boys basketball tournament for grades five through eight will be Saturday and Sunday, as well as Feb. 5-6 at Shelton High School. Fee is $200 per tournament. Contact Craig at 360-280-0024 or e-mail katiandcraig@hotmail.com

 • Registration is open for the 23rd KVA Tumwater Youth tournaments for grades 5-8. Dates are Feb. 12-13 at Tumwater (boys), Feb. 19-20 at Tumwater (girls), Feb. 26-27 at Black Hills (boys) and March 5-6 at Black Hills (girls). Fee is $125. Call Dave Vernon, 360-943-3200.

 • Hawks of Tomorrow will host competitive tournaments for boys in grades 3-6 through mid-February. $200 team fee. Information: River Ridge boys coach Jeremy Landram at 360-280-7173 or jeremy@storageland.org.

 • DAP Hoops boys and girls spring travel teams for grades 9-11. Season: March-July. Information: Derrick Pringle at DAPHoops@yahoo.com.

 • Tryout for Hoops Stars eighth-grade boys team. Call coach Kline at 360-481-2958.

 • Join South Sound AAU girls team. Three divisions: (ages 5-9; grades 5-8; grades 9-12). Information: Vanessa McClendon at 253-355-6497 or e-mail northwestmagic@yahoo.com

 • Girls (grades 6-7) who will attend Olympia High may join teams this fall. Contact: www.olyyouthbasketball.com or e-mail jeff@olyyouthbasketball.com


 • Entry forms for the 31st annual Match Game tournament are available at Westside, Aztec, and Tumwater lanes until Saturday. The tournament will be held Jan. 29-30. Information, Dick Taylor at 360-456-6308 or at olybowling@aol.com.

 • Senior bowlers wanted for 1 p.m. Mondays at Westside Lanes. Averages range from 97 to 200. Information, Louise Alverson, 360-786-1034.

 • Powder Puff League needs women for Wednesdays in Tumwater. Information, Maxine Hallmeyer, 360-352-2972.


 • Olympia High School fastpitch will host a skills clinic for fifth through ninth grade from noon to 4:30 p.m. March 19 in the OHS gym. Fee is $35. Pre-registration required. Each player receives a clinic T-shirt. Register at olympia.osd.wednet.edu/activities/sports/spring/fastpitch or call coach Matt Loes at 360-561-3350.

 • MVP Athletics, a 16U “A” team, is looking for an experienced catcher, plus two position players. Information: Tim at 360-878-0007 or e-mail 21outs@comcast.net

 • Washington Illusion 18A team seeks pitcher. Contact: Julie at 360-957-0664 or e-mail juliebrentharris@comcast.net

 • Saint Martin’s assistant coach Tana Lingl offers private instruction. Call 360-915-3780.


 • Washington Cavaliers adult amateur team seeks players for 2011. Call 360-480-1212.


 • Youth classes through Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation. Fee is $24 for four weeks. Call 360-753-8380.


 • Thurston County Parks and Recreation accepts requests for use of Kenneydell and Griffin athletic fields as well as Chehalis Western Trail. Information: 360-786-5595 or www.thurston-parks.org

 • Olympia Officials Association needs basketball, volleyball and flag football officials. Information: Dan at 360-943-3424 or 360-561-8302.

 • Olympia Specialty Sports Umpire Association accepts members, provides training. Information: www.ossua.org

 • Budd Bay Courts and Cages offers weekly hitting, pitching and speed and agility clinics in baseball and fastpitch. Info: bbcourtsandcages.com or Lynn Grantham at 360-915-3780 or e-mail lynn@buddbay.com.


 • The fourth annual Road-odend-run is Feb. 27. It is a two-person relay or 6-mile solo run around Capitol Lake. Fee is $25 per team. Information, www.roadodendrun.yolasite.com or e-mail runner@runoly.com.


 • Olympia Senior Softball League begins March 2 for teams and individuals ages 40-plus, 50-plus and 60-plus. Information: Dennis Kneeshaw (360-239-7503 or knees5@msn.com) or Shane Verley (360-259-1733 or sver152@comcast.net).


 • Thurston County Parks and Recreation seeks USSF-certified referees for adult leagues. Full-length, 11-a-side games pay $42. Call: 360-786-5595; TDD line 360-754-2933.


 • Die Hards Track and Field Club for people over 50 meets 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Sundays at Tumwater.


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