Community sports & recreation datebook
Youth and recreation leagues are forming, camps and classes are starting, tryouts are being scheduled and more is going on across the region.
Baseball Elite Select Youth Tryouts —for 2014 12U and 13U teams begin in August with coach and GM Michael Nagi. Focus is on player growth and development. Call with questions or to RSVP. Details: 206-973-9294 or e-mail Selectbaseballelite@gmail.com
Baseball Summer Camps —for ages 7-12 are now enrolling at Washington Baseball Instruction in Lynnwood. See website for more information. Details: 425-238-2002 or visit www.wbisports.net ).
Bellevue College Baseball Camps —for ages 7-15 are offering sessions in July and August at Courtier Field on the Bellevue College campus. Discounts available. See website for camp details. Details: 425-564-2356 or visit bellevuecollege.edu/athletics/Baseball).
Bothell PONY Pilots Baseball 14U —semi-select tryouts for 2014 are Aug. 17, Aug. 24 and Sept. 9. Looking for 3-5 position players, especially catcher. Contact for details and locations. Details: 425-495-5721 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Boys of Summer Baseball Club Tryouts —for 13U-18U teams for the 2014 season have already started and run through early August in Bellevue. See website for details and registration. Details: Mike McCain at 425-275-6505 or Jeff Kellernan at 425-301-2206, or visit www.boysofsummerbbc.org).
Columbia City Reds Tryouts —are being held for 10U, 12U, 13U, 15U and 18U teams based out of The K Center in Columbia City. Call for more information. Details: Ron Queen at 425-791-1830.
Eastside Baseball Club 18U —will be holding tryouts Aug. 10-11 for the 2014 summer season. Contact for more information and tryout appointment. Details: 206-767-4561 or e-mail EBCbaseball@aol.com
Elite Pitcher's Velocity Training Camps —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 ).
FCA 13U Tryouts for 2014 Seattle Elite League —are Aug. 3 from 1-2:30 p.m. at Rijo Athletics in Woodinville. See website for more information. Details: 425-486-4878 or visit www.wafcabaseball.org/tryouts ).
FCA 14U Tryouts for 2014 Seattle Elite League —are July 30 (6-8 p.m.) and Aug. 3 (10 a.m. to noon) at Rijo Athletics in Woodinville. See website for more information. Details: 425-486-4878 or visit wafcabaseball.org/tryouts ).
FCA 16U Tryouts for 2014 Seattle Elite League —are 10 a.m. to noon (Aug. 3) or 1-3 p.m. (Aug. 4) at Cedar Park Christian School in Bothell. See website for more information. Details: 425-486-4878 or visit www.wafcabaseball.org/tryouts ).
FCA 18U Tryouts for 2014 Seattle Elite League —are Aug. 1 and Aug. 11 from 6-8 p.m. at Rijo Athletics in Woodinville. See website for details. Call if you're interested but cannot attend those dates. Details: Chris at 206-778-4133 or visit www.wafcabaseball.org/tryouts).
FCA Baseball Seeks Three Coaches —for permanent paid coaching positions starting July or August in preparation for the 2014 season. Coaches with college playing experience preferred. Details: Chris at 206-778-4133 or e-mail email@example.com
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 Mustangs Tryouts —for 13U PONY Olympic team is Aug. 10 Contact for more information. Details: Coach Hines at 206-898-6789 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Northwest Baseball and Softball Academy —Seattle Bombers select summer teams are looking for players for U11-U18. Tryouts are Aug. 5, Aug. 7, Aug. 8, Aug. 10 and Aug. 11. Contact for more information and tryout times. Details: Mark Potoshnik at 425-471-1195 or visit www.seattlebombers.org ).
Northwest Islanders 13U-14U Tryouts —for 2014 Seattle Elite League play are being scheduled on an individual basis to fill out rosters. See website for more information. Details: e-mail email@example.com or visit www.northwestislanders.org ).
Pride BBC 14U 2014 Tryouts —are July 29 from 5-8 p.m. at Mickey Merriam Field at Magnuson Park in Seattle. Ballclub is based out of Bothell. $1500 for approximately 60 games. Details: Greg Carlin at 206-619-4600.
Pro Baseball Camp with Steve Goucher —for ages 8-13 is Aug. 12-15 at Newport Hills Community Park for instruction, games, scrimmages and much more. $140 to $168. Details: 425-452-6885 or visit myparksandrecreation.com ).
Pro Baseball Camp with Steve Goucher —for ages 8-13 is Aug. 26-29 from 9 a.m. to noon at Mill Creek Sports Park. $129 to $148. Bring glove, snack and drink. Cleats recommended. Details: 425-745-1891 or visit www.cityofmillcreek.com ).
Seattle RBI Bandidos 18U Baseball Tryouts —for the 2014 summer season are Aug. 10-11 from noon to 3 p.m. at Jefferson H.S. in Federal Way. Players are expected to attend both dates for different skills assessment. Details: Gilbert at 253-347-2576 or Joseph at 253-882-8688, or e-mail GAguilar52@yahoo.com
Seattle Tides Baseball 10U, 11U and 18U Tryouts —for the 2014 season are Aug. 3 and Aug. 10 from 10 a.m. to noon at Kamiak H.S. in Mukilteo. Winter Program Atkinson Academy Hitting and Laces Academy Pitching. Details: Darren at 425-422-1882 or visit www.seattletides.org).
Seattle Wave Baseball 13U-18U —is holding private tryouts for the 2014 season. No parent-coaches, all high school or college coaches. Contact for tryout. $1,975 player fee. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.seattlewavebaseball.com ).
Stars Select Baseball 9U-12U —has open registration for 2014. Team training twice a week, plus summer tournaments. Does not interfere with Little League. $500 player fee. Contact for private tryout. Details: Scott Watson at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wbisports.net).
Toyota Baseball Seeks Coaches —for 14U, 15U and 16U for the 2014 season. Please e-mail your resume. We prefer coaches with college playing experience. Details: Kevin Frey at 425-591-5815 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Toyota Baseball Tryouts —for 12U, 15U, 16U and 18U are taking place at Skyline H.S. in Sammamish. See website for dates and times. Contact for more information. Details: e-mail email@example.com or visit www.toyotabaseball.com ).
Velocity Desert Showcase Camp —with ASU pitching coach Ken Knutson and Scott Watson is Aug. 12-14 through Washington Baseball Instruction. Limited enrollment. $199. Details: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.wbisports.net ).
Washington Baseball Instruction Fall Ball 12U-18U —for ages 11-12, 13-14 and 15-18 will feature weekday skills and drills and Sunday games in Lynnwood, Edmonds and Bothell throughout September. $285. Details: Scott at 425-422-1769 or visit www.wbisports.net).
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 email@example.com or visit www.gohuskies.com/camps/wash-camps.html ).
Advantage Basketball Advanced Training Academy —in Kenmore features team training and monthly training. See website for details. Details: 425-670-8877 or 425-814-2255, or visit www.advantagebasketballclub.com ).
Advantage Basketball Summer Camps —are run at numerous locations, including Seattle and Kenmore, for different age groups. See website for specific dates and locations. 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 ).
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Bulldog Eastside Monday Adult Basketball League —starts Aug. 12 in Bothell and Redmond. Featuring stats, playoffs and a great gym. See website for more information and to register. Details: Mike at 425-263-7222 or visit www.bulldogleague.com ).
Bulldog Monday Adult Basketball League —starts Aug. 12 in Everett. Featuring stats, playoffs and a great gym. See website for more information and to register. Details: Mike at 425-263-7222 or visit www.bulldogleague.com ).
Bulldog Sunday Adult Men's and Coed Leagues —start Aug. 11 in Everett. Featuring stats, playoffs and a great gym. See website for more information and to register. Details: Mike at 425-263-7222 or visit www.bulldogleague.com ).
Hoopaholics Fall Tryouts —are taking place for boys (Aug. 17 and Aug. 24 at Bishop Blanchet H.S.) and girls (Aug. 9, Aug. 10 and Aug. 16 at Shoreline Christian H.S.). See website for details. Details: Mike Johnson at 206-235-5195 or visit www.hoopaholics.com ).
Hoopaholics Summer Camp —for boys and girls grades 2-9 is Aug. 13-16 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Ballard H.S. Groups will be based on age and skill level. Details: e-mail email@example.com or visit www.hoopaholics.com ).
Mountlake Terrace Fall Men's Basketball League —begins the week of Sept. 9 for Monday (recreational) or Wednesday (intermediate or advanced) play. $630/team for 10 officiated games plus playoffs for top teams. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
NBI Summer Basketball Camps —for boys ages 8-15 are July 29 to Aug. 2 at Bothell H.S. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. See website for more information. Details: 425-487-1342 or visit www.nwbball.com ).
NBI Summer Basketball Shooting and Ball Handling —session is Aug. 5-9 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bothell H.S. for boys and girls ages 8-15. See website for more information. Details: 425-487-1342 or visit www.nwbball.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 Aug. 12 and Aug. 19 (advanced concepts). Details: e-mail email@example.com or visit chiefsealthhs.seattleschools.org).
Summer Slam Camps with Watts Basketball —for boys and girls grades 2-8 are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (Aug. 12-16, Aug. 19-23, Aug. 26-30) at Sound Mind and Body Gym in Fremont. Details: 206-300-1919 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 ).
Passport to Pain —is Sept. 14 at Jensen Point in Vashon Island starting at 8 a.m.for an 80-mile ride that features 10,000 feet of elevation gain. Barbecue afterward from 2-6 p.m. Details: Jeff Hoyt at 206-714-5280 or visit passport2pain.org ).
Edmonds Community College Foundation Golf Classic —to raise money is Sept. 23 at Seattle Golf Club. $350/person includes dinner. $1900/VIP foursome. Prices increase after July 8. Register by Sept. 2. Details: 425-640-1274 or visit www.edcc.edu/foundation ).
Jackson Juniors Golf Classic —is Aug. 26 at Jackson Park Golf Course in Seattle for ages 6-12 ($30, 9 holes, 3 p.m.) and ages 13-17 ($40, 18 holes, 1 p.m.). BBQ and awards following. Register by Aug. 19. Details: 206-363-4747 or 206-245-0670, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Oshie Charity Golf Tournament —is Aug. 9 at Kayak Pointe Golf Course in Stanwood. $400 for four-person team which includes 18 holes, cart, lunch and awards ceremony. Details: 360-722-1784 or visit email@example.com ).
Puget Sound Golf Association —invites you to play at a variety of courses in the region at guest rates, including Mill Creek (July 29), Glen Acres (Aug. 6) and Canterwood (Aug. 12). Details: 206-226-5332 or 206-634-3251, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Ron Raver Memorial Golf Classic —is Aug. 7 at MeadowWood Golf Course in Spokane with proceeds benefiting EWU athletic scholarships. $125 entry fee or $500 for a team of four. Details: 509-359-2463 or 1-800-648-7697, or visit www.goeags.com ).
Wayne Golf Course in Bothell —is taking sign ups for Junior Golfers club ($125) that will meet on Fridays. Junior Players Card ($150) allows unlimited weekday play through August. Details: 425-486-4714.
Gym Dawgs Camps —are Aug. 5 at the University of Washington. See website for more information and to register. Details: 206-799-2164 or visit www.gymdawgscamp.com ).
Seattle Pacific Falcons Gymnastics Center —offers year-round training and summer sessions. See website for information about the recreational program and current team program. Details: 206-281-2883 or visit www.spu.edu/depts/fgc/ ).
Lacrosse Camp —for ages 6-12 is July 29 to Aug. 1 (9 a.m. to noon) at Civic Playfields. $112 to $129. Campers receive one-year Edmonds Boys and Girls Club membership. Details: 425-771-0230 or visit www.reczone.org ).
Central Whidbey Sportsman's Association —is offering hunter education classes consisting of four sessions July 31 to Aug. 3, Aug. 28-31, Sept. 4-7 or Sept. 18-21. Course times online. Call to register. Details: Sam at 360-914-0354 or John at 360-969-2440, or visit www.cwsaonline.org).
Dawg Daze Grunt and Growl Hump-A-Thon —on Aug. 7 is a 4-5 mile hike along the trail that begins at Des Moines Beach Park. $29 fee benefits the Marine Semper Fi Fund. Details: 206-422-8143 or visit www.nas-da.com ).
Highline Public Schools Summer Sports Camps —are offering basketball, swimming, tennis, soccer, football, volleyball, wrestling and more in South King County. See websites for times, locations and cost. Details: 206-433-2418 www.highlineschools.org/athletics/ ).
Hunter Sight In Days —are Aug. 25 and Sept. 22 at Central Whidbey Sportsmen's Association. Range fees per firearm $5 adults or $2 under age 14. Free for active duty military. Details: John Jeffries at 360-675-3054 or visit www.cwsaonline.org ).
Moyer Foundation Season of Camps for Children —offers free bereavement camps for children who have suffered the loss of a parent, sibling or other influence (Camp Erin), or addiction in the family (Camp Mariposa). Details: 206-298-1217 or visit www.moyerfoundation.org).
Nike Sports Camps at Seattle University —are offering tennis, soccer, volleyball, basketball, swimming, golf, baseball and more this summer. See website for camp types, times and to register. Details: visit www.goseattleu.com ).
Seattle Pacific Summer Youth Camps —will feature basketball, soccer, volleyball and running. See website for camp information, dates and times, and to register. Details: visit spufalcons.com ).
Skyhawks Sports Camps —for ages 3-12 for a variety of camps including baseball, flag football, volleyball, Tiny Hawk and Mini Hawk. See website for details. Details: 425-771-0230 or visit www.reczone.org ).
Brighter Futures Run —to benefit Community Youth Services is a family friendly 5K run Sept. 14 in downtown Olympia starting at 8:30 a.m. Register in advance for $45. Kids under 10 free. Details: Lynsi Polanco at 360-918-7822 or visit www.brighterfuturesrun.com).
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 email@example.com or visit www.colormerad.com ).
Cougar Mountain Trail Run Series —returns to Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park with a new format that includes more opportunities to race through this one-of-a-kind park. Details: visit www.seattlerunningclub.org/CMTRS ).
Sounders FC Summer Camps —for boys and girls ages 4-15 are taking place July and August all over Puget Sound for half day ($160) or full day ($230). See website for dates and locations. Details: 425-203-8315 or visit www.soundersfc.com ).
UK Elite and Petite Soccer Camps —for ages 4-5 (9-10:15 a.m., $118) and 5-12 (9 a.m. to 1 p.m., $160) take place Aug. 12-16 through Edmonds Parks and Recreation. See website for details. Details: 425-771-0230 or visit www.reczone.org ).
WestSound FC Soccer Camps —are taking place in Silverdale and Bremerton. See website for different camp types, locations, costs and to register. Details: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.westsoundfc.org/programs/camps/ ).
Mountlake Terrace Men's, Women's and Coed Leagues —begin the week of Aug. 25. $701/team for five doubleheaders and playoffs for top teams. Register by Aug. 11. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or e-mail email@example.com
Northwest Baseball and Softball Academy —Lady Bombers select summer fastpitch teams are looking for players for U16. Contact for tryouts and more information. Details: Mark Potoshnik at 425-471-1195 or visit www.nwbaseballacademy.org ).
Aces Tennis —of Renton is offering tournaments, flights and private lessons, and also putting together USTA mixed doubles and USTA junior teams. Details: 425-235-9495 or visit www.acestennis.net ).
Free USTA Regional Rally —is Aug. 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Evergreen Playfields in Mountlake Terrace. Food, drinks and prizes. Event is free. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Mountlake Terrace Adult and Teen Tennis Lessons —for ages 13 and up are Tuesdays and Thursdays at Evergreen Playfields for beginners (6:30-7:30 p.m.) and intermediate (7:30-8:30 p.m.). Six lessons for $35 to $40. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit www.mltrec.com).
Mountlake Terrace Kids Tennis Camps —for ages 7-9 (9-10:30 a.m.) and ages 10-13 (10:30 a.m. to noon) are Tuesdays through Fridays during the summer at Evergreen Playfields. $29 to $32 per week. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or visit www.mltrec.com ).
University of Washington Tennis Camps —for advanced beginners and up ages 9-18 are Mondays through Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. $425. See website for dates and to register. Details: 425-205-5601 or visit abcsportscamps.com/uwtennis ).
Mountlake Terrace Fall Coed Leagues —for competitive or recreational 6-on-6 divisions play Tuesday evenings starting Sept. 10. $334/team for ten officiated matches plus playoffs for top teams. Register by Aug. 25. Details: Jeff Betz at 425-640-3101 or e-mail email@example.com
Mail items to: Recreation Datebook, c/o Seattle Times Sports, P.O. Box 70, Seattle, WA 98111 (include phone number for confirmation). Fax: 206-493-0934. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.