On the Move: Recreational sports listings for March 13

THE OLYMPIANMarch 13, 2012 

On the move

Baseball

 • Olympia High School spring break camp, April 2-4, 9 a.m.-noon. Fee of $75 includes T-shirt. Register at osd.wednet.edu and click “baseball.” Information: Olympia coach Todd McDougall, tmcdougall@osd.wednet.edu

Basketball

 • Registration has started for Olympia Parks and Rec spring league. Three divisions of play run from March 26 to early/mid-June. Team fee is $625 for officiated play. Registration deadline is Wednesday. Information: 360-753-8380

 • North Thurston High graduate Derrick Pringle, the women’s basketball coach at Simpson (Calif.) University, is hosting “Spring Bash,” a tournament for varsity boys and girls, May 18-20 at the Simpson campus in Redding, Calif. Fee of $300 guarantees four games. Registration deadline is April 25. Information: www.daphoops.com or simpsonu.edu

FOOTBALL

 • Registration is being accepted for spring adult flag football leagues, which will be officiated by referees assigned by Olympia Specialty Sports Umpire Association. Games are Sunday mornings at LBA Park from April 15-June 10. Team fee is $599, and registration is due March 28. Information: 360-753-8380

GYMNASTICS

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

Miscellaneous

 • The deadline for registering for Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation Fools of Spring 4 vs. 4 volleyball tournament is March 24. Information: 360-753-8380

 • Olympia Parks, Arts and Rec is holding its Smaller Ballers program, designed to provide a positive introduction to sports, including soccer, T-ball, basketball, football and track and field, to young children. Sessions take place Tuesdays at Lincoln Elementary from 6:30-7:15 p.m., and run through May at multiple locations. Information: Olympia Parks, Arts and Rec at 360-753-8380

 • Thurston County Youth Football League (TCYFL), which provides football and cheerleading for children ages 7-13, is accepting registration for the 2012 season. Information: www.tcyfl.com

 • 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

SOCCER

 • Registration is open for Tumwater Soccer Club’s super-mod program for kids ages 5-7 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: tumwatersoccerclub.org

 • Blackhills FC Junior Academy is open to children ages 6-9. Information: James Charette, 360-943-8233

 • TC United, a program of Chinqually Booters Soccer Club, is hosting Friday evening player clinics for ages U8 to U15 on March 23 and 30 at the Regional Athletic Complex in Lacey. Fee is $30. Information: chinqually.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

TRACK AND FIELD

 • 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

Volleyball

 • Officials are needed for schools in Thurston and Mason counties. Training provided. Information: Bill Mills, 360-357-5206

 • The South Sound Youth Volleyball Academy, run by Tumwater High School coach Tana Croft, begins spring sessions Sunday evenings from April 15 through May 20 for girls in grades 1-6. Information: ssyvba.com or email Tana Croft at ssyvba@gmail.com

WRESTLING

 • Capital High School wrestling is holding its Cougar Gold wrestling club Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7 p.m. at the high school wrestling portable. The free club is for high school-age boys and girls to learn freestyle and Greco-Roman techniques. Information: Capital wrestling coach John Jones, 360-791-1419.

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