Recreational sports listings for March 20

THE OLYMPIANMarch 20, 2012 

On the move


 • Olympia High School spring break camp, April 2-4, 9 a.m.-noon. $75 fee includes T-shirt. Register at, click “baseball.” Information: Olympia coach Todd McDougal, tmcdougall@


 • DAP Hoops basketball personal training, conducted by North Thurston grad Derrick Pringle, takes place Saturdays. Fee is $25 per one-hour session or eight sessions for $160. Information:

 • Space is open for eighth- and ninth-grade girls for Northwest Magic, a nonprofit girls basketball program. Information: Vanessa McClendon, 253-355-6497 or

 • 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: or


 • 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


 • 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


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


 • The deadline for registering for Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation Fools of Spring 4 vs. 4 volleyball tournament is Saturday. 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 Recreation 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:

 • 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


 • Budd Bay Rugby Football Club is open to men and women. Practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays. Information:


 • 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:

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

 • 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


 • Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation is offering men’s and coed softball leagues for several divisions at Yauger Park starting May 21. Team fee is $675 for a minimum 12 games. Registration deadline is May 4. Information: 360-753-8380


 • 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: 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: or email Tana Croft at


 • 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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