On the Move for August 17


 • Sports Unlimited is holding player evaluations for ages 11U-18U on Saturday and Aug. 28 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Athletes Unlimited facility, 7961 29th Ave. N.E., Suite B in Lacey. Information, 360-493-0600.


 • The Dangerous Dunkers will hold tryouts for its seventh grade girls basketball team for winter and spring tournaments. Contact Jeff at 360-280-0828, e-mail or check

 • Tumwater Youth Basketball is hosting a fall league for high school, eighth/ninth grade and sixth/seventh grade boys and girls teams. Games played on seven weekends starting Sept. 11-12. Fee is $560 for 14 games and $400 for a 10-game schedule. Registration and fees are due by Sept. 1. Information, Dave Vernon at 360-943-3200.

 • Youth teams forming for fall leagues for girls in sixth and seventh grades who will attend Olympia High School. Information, or e-mail


 • The Classy Seniors League needs male and female bowlers for 1 p.m. Mondays at Westside Lanes. All averages welcome. Information, Louise Alverson at 360-786-1034.

 • Powder Puff League needs female bowlers for the Wednesday league in Tumwater. Call Maxine Hallmeyer at 360-352-2972.


 • The South Sound Football Officials Association seeks officials for middle school and high school. Training and pay will be provided. Information, Tom Jones at 360-357-8833 or 360-481-8833


 • CP Scramble, a graduation project put on by Olympia High School senior Jennifer Liedes, will be Friday at the Tumwater Valley Golf Course with proceeds benefiting Seattle Children’s Hospital. Cost is $260 per team. Entry forms are available at Tumwater Valley Golf Course.

 • The First Tee of Olympia is accepting registration for boys and girls, ages 6-17, for the junior golf program. Registration includes daily range balls along with summer and fall golf and life skill classes. Cost is $75. Information, 360-493-1000.

 • Tumwater Parks and Recreation is hosting a public glow ball golf tournament Aug. 27 at Tumwater Valley Golf Course with proceeds benefiting low-income youth. Cost is $300 per team ($75 per player). Information, 360-754-4160.


 • Youth classes available through Olympia Parks, Arts & Recreation Department. Sessions for parents and tots age 18 months to 3 years are 11:15 a.m. Fridays or 10:15 a.m. Saturdays. Sessions for kids age 3-4 are 6 p.m. Wednesdays, 9:15 a.m. Fridays or 11 a.m. Saturdays. Sessions for youth age 5-8 are 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays or 9:15 a.m. Saturdays. Fee is $24 for four weeks. Call 360-753-8380.


 • Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation will have Adult Flag Football League. Cost is $589 per team and registration is due Wednesday. Information, Olympia Parks, Arts and Rec at 360-753-8380.

 • Thurston County Parks and Recreation is accepting requests for use of the Kenneydell and Griffin athletic fields as well as the Chehalis Western Trail. Call (360) 786-5595 or check

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

 • Olympia Specialty Sports Umpire Association is accepting new members and provides training to become an umpire. Check

 • Budd Bay Courts and Cages offers weekly hitting, pitching and speed and agility clinics for baseball and fastpitch players. Pre-registration is required online at Information, contact Lynn Grantham at 360-915-3780 or e-mail


 • Olympia Area Rowing is offering team rowing classes that take place over 10 sessions. Classes meet Mondays and Thursdays at 5:45 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon. Information, or e-mail


 • High school rugby open to boys and girls. No experience necessary. The Barbarians (boys U19 team) and the Steelheads (girls U19 team) practice 4 p.m.-6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Contact Tom Cusack, 360-888-6755 or e-mail

 • Budd Bay Rugby Football Club welcomes new players, men or women. No experience necessary. Call Debbie Lainfiesta, 937-287-6190 or check


 • The Olympia United Soccer Club will hold a fall super mod program for players in kindergarten through second grade. Season runs from Sept. 15-Oct. 30 with games weekly at LBA Park. Information, call 360-561-0249 or check

 • Olympia United’s fall registration is open for recreational soccer for U8-U12 and U17-U19 players. Games begin the second week of September. Check or call 360-561-0249.

 • Thurston County Parks and Recreation is looking for USSF-certified referees for adult soccer leagues. Eleven-a-side, full-length games pay $42 per match. Information, call Thurston County Parks and Recreation at 360-786-5595, TDD line at 360-754-2933.


 • Die Hards Track and Field Club, for people over 50, meets at 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. on Sundays at Tumwater High School. Call 360-352-4978.


 • Registration for Adult 4-vs.-4 leagues put on by Olympia Parks, Arts and Recreation is Sept. 3. Leagues include co-ed, reverse and men’s and women’s. Call 360-753-8380.

 • Officials are needed in Thurston County and Shelton-area schools in the fall. Information, Ron Zielin with the Thurston County Volleyball Officials Board at 360-491-3151.


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