On the Move for October 26


 • Sports Unlimited conducts offseason fielding and hitting drills Tuesdays and Thursdays. Fee is $15. League begins Nov. 20. Fee is $40. Information: or call Lynn at 360-915-3780.


 • The 2010-11 Elks “Hoop Shoot” free throw program is being organized at schools in Olympia, Lacey and Tumwater. Contact your PE teacher, principal or Ted Samland at 360-491-6348.

 • Hawks of Tomorrow will host competitive boys tournaments for grades 3-6 from mid-November to mid-February. $200 team fee guarantees four games per tournament. Information: River Ridge boys basketball coach Jeremy Landram at 360-280-7173 or

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

 • Hoops Stars is conducting tryouts for eighth-grade boys team. Information: Coach Kline at 360-481-2958.

 • Fourth annual Tumwater preseason charity tournament for girls and boys in grades 5-12 is Saturday and Sunday at Tumwater High. $150 fee guarantees three games. Contact Ken at 360-951-3899 or e-mail

 • Join South Sound AAU girls team. Divisions: Mini Magic (ages 5-9); juniors (grades 5-8); high school (grades 9-12). Information: Vanessa McClendon at 253-355-6497 or e-mail

 • Tryouts for Dangerous Dunkers girls grade 7 team will be from 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. on Nov. 2 and Nov. 4 at the Olympia Armory. Information: Jeff at 360-280-0828, or

 • Girls (grades 6-7) who will attend Olympia High may join teams for fall. Information: or e-mail


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

 • Powder Puff League needs women for Wednesday league in Tumwater. Contact Maxine Hallmeyer, 360-352-2972.


 • Sports Unlimited/Royal Tigers 12U girls team seeks four experienced players for 2011 season. Wednesday practices begin in January; season ends mid-July. Contact Joe Kabel at or 360-888-7531

 • Washington Illusion 18A team seeks pitcher. Information: Julie at 360-957-0664 or e-mail

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


 • Washington Cavaliers adult amateur team seeks players. Information: 360-480-1212.


 • 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

 • 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:

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


 • Ultramarathoner Dean Karnazes’ “Life in Motion” lecture will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 19 at The Loft, 508 Legion Street. Info:


 • A youth indoor soccer tournament for players ages U10 through high school will be held Dec. 20-27 at The Evergreen State College. Information: or call John at 360-790-6657.

 • 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 over 50 meets 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Sundays at Tumwater.


 • The Olympia Volleyball Club will hold an open house 1 p.m.-3 p.m. Sunday at Ramblin Jacks Restaurant, 520 4th Ave East. Tryouts for age groups 15, 16, 17 & 18 years old will be Nov. 17 at Washington Middle School, 3100 Cain Road SE. Ages 15-16 6-7:30 p.m., and for 17-18 7:30-9 p.m. Registration starts 30 minutes prior turnout times. Info: or call director Joe Cruz at 360-456-2250.