Rijo Athletics Baseball is looking for players to participate in the 2008 Junior Olympics in Peoria/Surprise, AZ from June 20-28. Call (425) 486-4878 for tryout and ,evaluation. www.rijoathleticsbaseball.com.
New York Knicks guard and former University of Washington star Nate Robinson will host his first-ever “Nate Robinson Basketball Camp” from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., July 29-Aug. 1 at Mercer Island’s Community Center at Mercer View. The camp is for boys and girls ages 6-16 and will include guest speakers, low coach-to-camper ratio, several games per day and daily contests. Cost of the four-day camp is $275. Campers will receive a reversible jersey, autographs, snacks, NY Knicks prizes and much more. Call (206) 275-7609 or go to www.miparks.net.
EASTLAKE SUMMER CAMPS
Eastlake High School boy’s basketball coaching staff will host two weeks of camp this summer at Eastlake High School. Camp will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Session one is July 7-11. Session two is July 14-18 For downloadable PDF registration forms and more information vist www.eastlakebasketball.org.
Sixth-annual Cougar Mountain running series returns May 17 and continues through June 14. Cost is $25 per race. Visit www.seattlerunningcompany.com/events/cougar/cougarmtn1.html to register.
REGISTER TO RUN
Registration for the Issaquah Parks and Recreation Gliders spring and summer track and field programs is now open. The spring elementary program runs from May 12 through June 6 with practices offered at Issaquah High School, Skyline High School and Liberty High School. The elementary, middle and high school summer programs run from June 9 through July 17 with practices offered at IHS until June 17 before switching to Skyline HS during the scheduled IHS renovation. Please consult www.thegliders.8k.com of call 425 392 8230 for more information.
ICWSL CO-ED 30+ TEAM
ICWSL, a Co-ed Over 30, non-competitive just for fun league, is looking for new players. Friday nights on Eastside all-weather turf fields. www.icwsl.org.
SIGN UP FOR
Registration for the 2008 Issaquah Youth Football season is open. Cost is $325 May 1 to June 30. Scholarship grants are being offered to those who qualify. Register at the Issaquah Youth Football Web site: www.issyfootball.org.
Are you interested in coaching and teaching Issaquah youth the game of football? Please contact Brian Hartline at Bryhartline@hotmail.com to be considered as a coach.
TIME TO PLAY BALL
It’s time for Special Olympics softball to start the 2008 season in Issaquah. The first practice is scheduled from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Friday, June 6 at Tibbets Park in Issaquah. Practices are held at thissame time and place every Friday. Players are grouped by skill level, and all skill levels are welcome. Contact Coach Leo Finnegan at 425-392-5682.
Skyline High School will host a commuter wrestling camp June 29 to July 3 and the main clinician will be Sammie Henson. Henson is currently an assistant coach at Cal Poly and was a world champion and Olympic silver medalist. The camp is open for grades 6-12 go to www.shs.issaquah.wednet.edu/athletics to obtain a camp application or contact Gus Kiss at (425) 445-1389 or (424) 837-8108 or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Run by the coaches of Eastlake, Eastside Catholic and Skyline High programs, the Plateau Pack offers a program every Tuesday and Thursday. Grades 1-6 at 6 p.m. and 7-12 at 7 p.m. at Eastlake High. Cost $85. Contact Peter Puccio 206.992.7965 or email@example.com or Gus Kiss 425.285.2314 firstname.lastname@example.org.