November 24, 2009
Issaquah Alps Trail Club
Nov. 28, 9:30 a.m., Twin Falls, 3 miles, 650 gain. Call 882-3435 … Nov. 29, 9:30 a.m., SW Cougar Mountain to May Creek Exploratory, 5 miles, 500 gain. Call 746-1070 … Dec. 5, 9 a.m., Squak Mountain loop, 6 miles, 1,800 gain. Call 269-3079 … Dec. 6, 9 a.m., South Squak Mountain loop, 8 miles, 2,000 gain. Call 746-1070.
Cascade Bicycle Club
Nov. 26, 9:30 a.m., Thanksgiving Day Lake Sammamish Loop, 25 miles from Marymoor Park tennis courts in Redmond. Midpoint break in Issaquah. Call 206-356-8134 … Dec. 3, Eastside Tour, 20-30 miles from Marymoor Park. Call 392-1347.
Issaquah Parks has a variety of basketball programs for adults including the noontime hoops from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday at Issaquah Community Center. The 40-and-over noon hoops are noon-2 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, and 8:30-10:30 a.m. Saturday at Issaquah Community Center. There is an open gym Tuesday, 8-9 p.m.Youth sports/activities
Instruction – Field of Champions in Preston holds hitting and catching instruction programs in November and December. Call 222-6020 or go to www.fieldofchamps.com.
Players wanted – Eastside Baseball Club has summer roster spots available for players 16-18. Call 488-4053.
Riding lessons – The Red Gate Farm in Sammamish offers year round riding lessons for ages 6-18. Call 392-0111.
Tryouts – The Eastside Huskies Fastpitch team is holding private tryouts for 2010 league and tournament teams. Call 269-4561.
Lessons – Issaquah Parks offers swimming lessons on Monday and Wednesday at Boehm Pool. Session 4 starts Nov. 30. Call 837-3350.
Clinic – Girls Lacrosse Clinic Dec. 12, 12:30-3 p.m., at Skyline High School Community Field No. 2. Clinic for girls in grades 2-8. Event sponsored by Issaquah School District Women’s Lacrosse Club. For registration and further information, go to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lessons – The Washington Fencing Academy has started fencing lessons for youth, beginning and intermediate groups this week at Clark Elementary School. Register at www.issaquahparks.net or call 837-3300. Pre-competition and open fencing lessons for fencers 13-and-up also started this week.
Lessons – Issaquah Parks has started a new session in beginning and continued karate. Classes are for youth 6-12 and are held Thursdays at the Issaquah Community Center. Beginning classes are 5:15-6 p.m., continued 6-6:45 p.m. The Washington Shotokan Association provides the instruction. Call 837-3300.
Workouts – Issaquah Gliders has started workouts for middle school and high school runners. Workouts run through Dec. 8.
High school sports
State playoffs, 3A semifinal, Nov. 27, 1 p.m., Liberty vs. Lakes in Tacoma Dome; 4A semifinal, Nov. 28, 7 p.m., Skyline vs. Bothell in Tacoma Dome.
Nov. 29, 6 p.m., Issaquah at Hoop Go Round at Rainier Beach; Nov. 30, 7 p.m., Issaquah at Kent-Meridian; Dec. 1, 7 p.m., Liberty; Dec. 2, 7:30 p.m., Issaquah at Mercer Island, 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 3, 7 p.m., Liberty at Skyline.
Nov. 28, Skyline at Woodinville Jamboree, 5:10 p.m.; Dec. 2, 5:45 p.m., Issaquah at Mercer Island, 7:30 p.m., Meadowdale at Skyline; Dec. 3, 5:15 p.m., Liberty at Skyline.
Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m., Skyline at Roosevelt; Dec. 1, Issaquah vs. Eastlake, Liberty at Liberty, 6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m.; Dec. 3, Liberty vs. Juanita, Mercer Island at Mercer Island, 6:30 p.m., 8 p.m.
Dec. 3, 3:30 p.m., Garfield at Issaquah (Boehm Pool); Dec. 4, 3:30 p.m., Liberty at Newport (Mercer Island Pool).
Dec. 3, 7 p.m., Eastlake vs. Issaquah (Bellevue High), Liberty vs. Sammamish (Lake Washington), Skyline at Newport