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Monday, April 1, 2013 - Page updated at 11:30 p.m.

Community sports & recreation datebook


Baseball

American Stars Baseball Select 10U-12U — has a few openings for the 2013 season. Team training twice a week. Does not interfere with Little League. $500 player fee. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wbisports.net

Bothell Pony Baseball — has roster spots available for 13-14U and 15-16U age groups. No boundaries. Contact for more information. Details: Ed Mahrt at 206-604-8313 or e-mail emahrt@bothellponybaseball.org

Cheney Studs 60th Anniversary Reunion — is May 19 at McGavick Conference Center in Lakewood with a buffet dinner, auction, raffles, photo opportunities, tributes and more. $45 in advance. Details: Marc Blau at 253-677-2872 or visit www.goldspacemobile.com/forms/view.php?id=23363

Eastside Baseball Club — has roster spots available for ages 16-18 for the 2013 season. Contact for individual tryout information. Details: 206-767-4561 or e-mail EBCbaseball@aol.com

Elite Pitcher's Velocity Training Camp — is being instructed by a local college coach through Washington Baseball Instruction in Lynnwood. Limited enrollment. Contact for details. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wbisports.net

Hitting, Pitching and Throwing Lessons — are being offered by local area college coaches through Washington Baseball Instruction in Lynnwood. Contact for more details. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wbisports.net

Nike Baseball Camp — for boys ages 8-12 is Aug. 12-15 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Dodd Field in Issaquah with Baseball Jazz and Steve Goucher. Details: 800-NIKE-CAMP or visit www.ussportscamps.com/baseball/nike/

North Seattle Baseball — is looking for Bronco (ages 11-12) and Pony (ages 13-14) age group players for the 2013 season. Contact for more information. Details: e-mail www.nsbabaseball.org

Northwest Baseball and Softball Academy — is now enrolling for winter and spring baseball camps for ages 8-13. Pitching camps run Sundays and hitting camps on Saturdays. See website for details. Details: Mark at 425-471-1194 or visit www.nwbaseballacademy.org

NW Baseball & Softball Academy Seattle Bombers — select summer teams are looking for players for U11-U18 teams. Contact for tryouts and more information. Details: Mark Potoshnik at 425-471-1195 or visit www.nwbaseballacademy.org

School Break Camps — for spring break are now enrolling with Washington Baseball Instruction in Lynnwood. See website for more information. Details: 425-238-2002 or visit www.wbisports.net

Seattle Titans Baseball Club 16U Tryouts — are taking place for the 2013 season. Call for an individual tryout. Details: Dewayne Dalton at 425-418-0536 or Ryan Dalton at 425-210-3534.

Seattle Wave Baseball 13U-18U — has a few openings for the 2013 season. No parent-coaches. Contact for private tryout. $1,975 player fee. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.seattlewavebaseball.com

Spring Break Baseball Clinic — for ages 8-13 is April 11-12 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Newport Hills Park in Bellevue for all skill levels with Steve Goucher. $59. Look for Class 73142 on website. Details: Ted Mittelstaedt at 425-452-4882 or visit www.myparksandrecreation.com

Steelhead Baseball Club — has roster spots open for its 15U team for 2013. Contact for individual tryout. Steelhead Baseball is affiliated with Sammamish Baseball Academy in Redmond. Details: Jon at 425-941-0771 or visit www.steelheadbaseball.com

Basketball

2013 Kevin McGuff Basketball Camps — for grades 3-6 and 7-12 are taking place throughout the summer. See website for camp types, dates and times. Details: e-mail www.kevinmcguffbasketballcamps.com

2013 Lorenzo Romar Camps — for boys grades 4-12 are taking place at Edmundson Pavilion throughout the summer. See website for camp types, dates and prices. Details: e-mail www.gohuskies.com/camps/wash-camps.html

Adult Drop-In Basketball — takes place at Miller Community Center on Capitol Hill. $3. See website for schedule. Contact for more information. Details: Jeremy Doane at 206-684-4753 or visit www.seattle.gov/parks/calendar/

Advantage Basketball Camps — for ball handling and shooting are taking place at Eastside Christian School in Bellevue. See website for dates, times, prices and to register. Details: 425-670-8877 or visit www.advantagebasketball.com

Advantage Basketball Unlimited Training — is available five nights per week for $140/month in Kenmore or Edmonds. See website for more information. Details: 425-670-8877 www.advantagebasketball.com

Apple Blossom 3-on-3 Tournament — is May 4-5 at Walla Walla Point Park in Wenatchee for grades 3-12, men, women and coed divisions. $80-$100/team. Details: 509-662-8186 or 509-264-7663, or visit www.appleblossom3on3basketball.com

Basketball Open Gym — is every Saturday year-round from 9-11:30 a.m. at Terrace Park School in Mountlake Terrace. $3.50 to $4. Details: 425-776-9173 or e-mail jbetz@ci.mlt.wa.us

Bulldog Adult Basketball League — plays Sundays starting April 7 in Bothell. Will feature full online stats per player. See website for details. Details: Mike at 425-263-7222 or visit www.bulldogleague.com

Bulldog Adult Basketball League — begins in April on Mondays or Wednesdays in Redmond with full online stats per player. See website for details. Details: Mike at 425-263-7222 or visit www.bulldogleague.com

EWU Spring Shootout 3-on-3 Tournament — is April 20-21 at the Eastern Washington Sports and Recreation Center in Cheney. Register by April 8. Double elimination with three game guarantee. Details: 509-359-4836 or visit ewushootout.com

Lorenzo Romar Mini Dribbler Camp — for boys and girls ages 5-9 is July 1-3 from 9 a.m. to noon at Edmundson Pavilion to learn basic skills in a noncompetitive atmosphere. $150. Details: e-mail romarcamps@hotmail.com or visit www.gohuskies.com/camps/wash-camps.html

Mountlake Terrace Hawks Basketball Camp — for boys and girls ages 7-15 is June 19-21 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Mountlake Terrace H.S. Campers receive free T-shirt and water bottle. $55 to $60. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit mltrec.com

Mountlake Terrace Men's Basketball League — games begin the week of April 8 for Mondays or Wednesdays. $630/team for 10 officiated games plus playoffs. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit mltrec.com

Sealth Basketball and Life Skills Camps — for boys and girls grades 2-9 are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Chief Sealth H.S. in Seattle. Camps start June 17, June 24, Aug. 12 and Aug. 19 (advanced concepts). Details: e-mail chiefsealthhs.seattleschools.org

Tiger Classic — for girls teams in grades 5-8 is May 18-19 in Burlington. Register by May 10. $260/four game guarantee. Details: e-mail www.skagitcounty.net/parks

Watts Basketball Spring Break Hoops Camps — for boys and girls grades 2-8 are April 1-5 or April 15-19 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) at Fremont Sound and Body. $225. Details: 206-420-2064 or visit www.wattsbasketball.com

Watts Basketball Year-Round Training — is for competitive boys, girls, coaches and teams of all levels who want to advance their game. Pricing and locations vary. Details: 206-420-2064 or visit www.wattsbasketball.com

Coaching

Youth and Sports Fitness — seeks volunteer coaches ages 16 and up for the spring soccer (Robinswood Community Park) and track and field (Tillicum Middle School) season. Details: 425-452-6881 or visit www.bellevuewa.gov/youth_sports.htm

Cycling

Cascade Bicycle Studio Moves to Fremont — and on April 7 will feature bicycle and wheel demos, a raffle, replay of Paris Roubaix and a mass-start, self-led cobblestone ride around Queen Anne. Details: 206-547-4900 or visit www.cascadebicyclestudio.com

Football

ASD Defensive Football Training — is being offered for grades 7-12 with an emphasis on position-specific skills and development and fundamental training. Details: 206-861-2594 or e-mail asdathletics@gmail.com

Bulldog Adult Flag Football League — plays Sundays starting April 14 in Bothell with blocking and non-blocking divisions. See website for details. Details: Mike at425-263-7222 or visit www.bulldogleague.com

NFA Offseason Development Camp — is April 19-21 in Seattle for youth and high school boys. Discounts available. See website for more information. Details: 866-735-3267 or visit nationalfootballacademies.com/osd/245

Puget Sound Football Camp — for grades 4-9 is June 20-22 from 9 a.m. to noon at Kent-Meridian H.S. Non-contact camp with Kentridge coach Marty Osborn and his staff. $90. Details: Marty Osborn at 253-373-4248 or 253-891-2294, or visit www.kentridgefootball.com

Golf

Puget Sound Golf Association — invites you to play at a variety of courses in the region at guest rates, including Redmond Ridge (April 15), Chambers Bay (May 27-28) and Sahalee (Oct. 14). Details: 206-226-5332 or 206-634-3251, or e-mail agagolfer@yahoo.com

Martial arts

Umibushi Self-Defense Academy — in Des Moines now offers instruction in both Shudokai Karate Jutsu and Umibushi Combat Jiujitsu. Ideal for ages 7 to adult regardless of experience. Details: 206-422-8143 or visit www.umibushi.com

Miscellaneous

Academic Sports Development Recruiting — is offering free advice and information to individuals, groups, associations or high schools looking to learn about the recruiting process. Details: 206-861-2594 or e-mail asdathletics@gmail.com

Adult Drop-In Pickleball — takes place at Miller Community Center on Capitol Hill. $3 adults, $2 seniors. See website for schedule. Contact for more information. Details: Jeremy Doane at 206-684-4753 www.seattle.gov/parks/calendar/

Skyhawks Summer Camps — for different ages is offering golf, lacrosse, baseball, flag football, tennis, soccer and more at Mountlake Terrace Recreation Pavilion. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit mltrec.com

Step Up to the Plate for Todd McDougall — is asking every head baseball coach in the state to raise $100 to help support McDougall, who has been diagnosed with an in operable brain tumor, and his family. Details: Brian Jackson at 253-683-6263 or visit bjackson@bethelsd.org

World Ski and Snowboard Festival — is April 12-21 at Whistler, British Columbia. Art, culture, athletic competitions and more. See website for event schedule. Details: 604-938-7359 or visit www.wssf.com

Running

Color Me Rad 5K — is Aug. 10 at Marymoor Park in Redmond to benefit Seattle Children's Hospital. See website for information, prices and to register. Details: e-mail www.colormerad.com

MS Run the U.S. Relay — starts April 15 in Los Angeles and ends the week of Sept. 16 in New York City to raise $500,000 to help cure multiple sclerosis. See website for more information. Details: 262-894-3645 or visit www.msruntheus.com

Seattle Urban Trek — is April 27 at 8 a.m. for teams of three ages 18 and up. Walk or run this 7-10 mile downtown trek and experience some of Seattle's unique landmarks. Details: 206-461-5874 or visit www.seattlesports.org/site628.php

Soccer

Kidz Love Soccer — is an eight-week session for ages 2-10 Thursdays starting April 11 at Ballinger Playfield in Mountlake Terrace. $68 to $75. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit mltrec.com

Mighty Mites Soccer League — for boys and girls ages 5-6 is Tuesdays for seven weeks starting April 30 at Robinswood Sports Field in Bellevue from 4:15-5:30 p.m. $78-$94. Details: Heather Christoff at 425-452-4627 www.bellevuewa.gov/youth_sports.htm

Youth Soccer League — for boys and girls ages 7-9 plays Wednesdays for seven weeks starting May 1 at Robinswood Sports Field in Bellevue from 4:15-5:30 p.m. $78-$94. Details: Heather Christoff at 425-452-4627 www.bellevuewa.gov/youth_sports.htm

Softball

Champ Sports Coed Softball Leagues — are forming in Shoreline with recreational play on Sundays starting April 14. Team and individual sign-ups welcome. Details: 206-420-4625 or visit www.champssportsleagues.com

JCC Coed Softball League — plays Sundays starting May 19 on Mercer Island. Stopsky's Delicatessen Team seeks experienced and reliable female infielders. Practice begins April 13. Details: 206-390-3804 or e-mail HRBuckeye@yahoo.com

Wave Softball 12U-18U Tryouts — are taking place for 2013. Coached by high school and college coaches. Training facility. $1500 player fee. Details: Coach Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wavesoftball.org

Swimming

Evans Pool at Green Lake — in Seattle offers different lesson programs from ages 6 months to adult, private lessons, exercise classes, family swim, public swim, lap swim times and more. Details: 206-684-4961 or visit www.seattle.gov/parks/aquatics/Evanspool.htm

Tennis

Amy Yee Tennis Center — in Seattle has 10 indoor and four outdoor courts to offer classes for all ages, camps, same-day court reservations and more. See website for details. Details: 206-684-4764 or visit www.seattle.gov/parks/athletics/tennisct.htm

TGA of North Seattle — makes golf and tennis accessible to youth by bringing a unique teaching curriculum to Pk-8th grade students at their schools. Also offering camps. Details: Brad Kirkpatrick at 206-355-3494 or visit www.playtga.com

Track and field

University of Washington Lil' Dawg Camp — introduction to all track and field events is July 8-11 from 9-11:30 a.m. for ages 5-9 at the UW Outdoor Track. $145. Details: 206-790-6824 or visit www.washingtontrackcamps.com

University of Washington Summer Camp — covering all track and field events is July 8-11 from noon to 5 p.m. for ages 10-18 at the UW Outdoor Track. $245. Details: 206-790-6824 or visit www.washingtontrackcamps.com

Youth Track and Field — for ages 4-14 takes place at Tillicum Middle School in Bellevue. Practices are Mondays and Thursdays starting April 22. Meets are Fridays starting May. Details: Heather Christoff at 425-452-4627 or visit www.bellevuewa.gov/youth_sports.htm

Volleyball

Adult Drop-In Volleyball — takes place at Miller Community Center on Capitol Hill. $3. See website for schedule. Contact for more information. Details: Lori Van Norman at 206-684-4753 or visit www.seattle.gov/parks/calendar/

Drop-In Volleyball for Adults — is Mondays (half court, 6-9 p.m.) and Wednesdays (6-8:45 p.m.) at the Chinatown Community Center in Seattle. $3 adults, $2 for ages 65 and up. Details: 206-684-7092 or visit www.seattle.gov/parks/athletics/volleyball.htm

Marysville Youth Volleyball — for ages 7-15 is June 19 to Aug. 17 at Strawberry Fields Athletic Complex on Wednesdays (6-7 p.m.) and Saturdays (9-10 a.m.) through the USYVL. Details: 888-988-7985 or visit www.USYVL.org

Mondays with Jane Clinic Series — is Monday nights starting March 25 for eight weeks with Kim Culliton at Bellevue College. Each clinic has a different subject. Register individually or as a series. Details: e-mail www.nwjuniors.com

Mountlake Terrace Coed Volleyball League — matches begin April 9. Competitive or recreational six-on-six leagues play Tuesday evenings. $334/team for 10 officiated matches and playoffs. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit mltrec.com

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