On the move: Recreation sports listings for Jan. 31

Staff reportJanuary 31, 2012 


 • Tumwater Parks and Recreation is accepting registrations from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. today at Tumwater City Hall. Boys and girls in kindergarten through third grade in the Tumwater School District or attending a Tumwater school are eligible. Fee is $75, which includes a uniform. Information: Tumwater Parks and Rec at 360-754-4160.

 • Final day of in-person registration and player evaluation for Black Hills Youth Baseball Cal Ripken for boys and girls ages 6 to 12 will be held from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday at Saint Martin’s University. Information: www.bhyb.org


 • Olympia High School’s boys basketball team is hosting free clinics for Olympia boys in grades 3-8 from 10 a.m.-noon p.m. Feb. 4 and Feb 11 at the high school gymnasiums. The camps are free. No preregistration needed. Information: Bears coach Luke Salme at lsalme@osd.wednet.edu

 • Shelton Youth Sports is hosting a tournament for kids in grades 5-8 Feb. 18-19 at Shelton High School. Fee is $200 with a four-game guarantee. Information: Craig, 360-280-0024

 • Sign up for the 24th annual KVA Tumwater Youth Basketball season for boys and girls in grades 5-8. Boys tournaments Feb. 11-12 and 25-26; girls tournaments Feb. 18-19 and March 3-4. Fee: $160 per team with a four-game guarantee. Information: Dave Vernon, 360-943-3200


 • Bowlers needed for leagues at Prairie Lanes: Thursday Night Mixed League, Wednesday Parent-Child League, Sunday Night Mixers, Friday Men’s League. Information: 360-458-2695

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

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


 • Thurston County Fastpitch Association is offering a pitching and skills clinic every Sunday from 6-8 p.m. at Saint Martin’s University’s Charneski Recreation Center. The clinics run through March 11 and are open to girls of all skill levels and ages 6-14. Fee is $10 per session. Information: www.thurstoncountyfastpitch.com.

 • Registration for Thurston County Fastpitch Association will take place from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 11 and Feb. 25 at various locations. Fee is $40 for 8U teams and $75 for 10U, 12U and 14U teams. Information: www.thurstoncountyfastpitch.com

 • The Olympia Ice 14U team is looking for a pitcher, catcher and utility player. Indoor practices begin this month; the season ends in July. Information: Lewis Santos at 360-528-9139 or email at lejws@yahoo.com


 • Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation offers youth classes. Four-week fee: $24. Information: 360-753-8380


 • The Olympia Horseshoe Club invites new members of all ages and experience levels Mondays and Thursdays from 1-3 p.m. at Yauger Park. Information: 360-956-0627 or 360-357-6846

 • 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 thurston-parks.org

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


 • TC United, a program of Chinqually Booters Soccer Club, is hosting February Friday evening player clinics for kids ages U8 through U15. Sessions are Feb. 3, Feb. 10 and Feb 24 at the Lacey Regional Athletic Complex. Fee is $30 per session. Information: www.chinqually.org

 • Tumwater Soccer Club is registering players for its spring recreational program for players 8 and older. Games begin mid-March and end in early May. Registration ends Feb. 22 and fee is $55 per player. Information: www.tumwatersoccerclub.org

 • Registration is open for Tumwater Soccer Club’s super-mod program for kids ages 5-7. Program will be from 6-7 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays from April 11-May 18 at the Blackhills Community Soccer Complex. Registration ends April 8. Fee is $35. Information: www.tumwatersoccerclub.org

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


 • Die Hards Track and Field Club for people older than 50 meets 10:30 a.m.-noon Sundays at Ingersoll Stadium, and the first Sunday of every month at the hammer cage at The Evergreen State College. Information: 360-250-5527 or 360-956-1882


 • Officials are needed for schools in Thurston and Mason counties. Training provided. Information: Ron Zielin, 360-491-3151

 • The South Sound Youth Volleyball Academy, run by Tumwater High coach Tana Croft, begins spring sessions Sunday evenings from April 15 through May 20 for girls in grades 1-6. The academy includes individual skill development as well as game concepts and skill play. Information: www.ssyvba.com or email Tana Croft at ssyvba@gmail.com


 • On the Move appears weekly. Include an end date, and submit items to On the Move, The Olympian, P.O. Box 1219, Olympia 98507; email to recsports@theolympian.com; or by fax 360-357-0202

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