February 9, 2010
Issaquah Alps Trail Club
Feb.. 11, Cougar Mountain loop, Wilderness Peak, Shy Bear Pass and Deceiver, 7.5 miles, 2,250 gain. Call 785-8469.
Cascade Bicycle Club
Feb. 11, 6:45 p.m., Eastside Tours, 20-30 miles, from Marymoor Park’s east parking lot. Call 392-1347.
Issaquah Parks has open gym for volleyball on Mondays from 6-9 p.m. at the community center.
4Tennis and friends – Issaquah Parks program for people 50 years and up at Tibbetts Valley Tennis Courts. Daily sessions from 9 a.m.-noon. Call 369-8332.Youth sports/activities
Little League – Issaquah League currently registering players for the 2010 season. Players can register on-line at www.issaquahlittleleague.org … Sammamish Little League also registering players. Go to Sammamishlittleleague.cmiregis- tration.com.
Challenger League – Sammamish Little League offers a Challenger League for special needs children, ages 6-18. For registration, go to Sammamishlittleleague.cmiregistration.com.
Tryouts for players – The Cannons 16 U Mickey Mantle team is looking for three more players and the Cannons 15U team needs a catcher. Call 206-227-2920 to arrange an individual tryout.
Riding lessons – The Red Gate Farm in Sammamish offers year-round riding lessons for ages 6-18. Call 392-0111.
Lessons – Issaquah Parks offers swimming lessons on Monday and Wednesday at Boehm Pool. Session 4 has already started. Call 837-3350.
Lessons – The Washington Fencing Academy offers fencing lessons for youth, beginning and intermediate groups at Clark Elementary School. Register at www.issaquahparks.net or call 837-3300. Pre-competition and open fencing lessons for fencers 13-and-up are also offered.
Lessons – Issaquah Parks has sessions 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.
Youth league – Registration for the Issaquah Parks boys and girls soccer league has started and will continue through February. The program is for youngsters kindergarten through the sixth grade. Call 837-3346.
High school sports
Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m., Skyline at Redmond, Issaquah at Newport, Liberty at Mercer Island.; Feb. 11, 7:30 p.m., Interlake at Liberty; Feb. 12, 6:30 p.m., Issaquah at Skyline.; Feb. 16, first round of 3A KingCo Conference Tournament; Feb. 17, first round of 4A KingCo Conference Tournament.
Feb. 12, 8 p.m., Issaquah at Skyline; Feb. 16, first round of 4A and 3A KingCo Conference Tournament.
Feb. 13, 10 a.m., 3A Region II Tournament at Liberty; Skyline, Issaquah at 4A Regional.
Feb. 13 , 3A and 4A District Tournament at Sammamish High.
Feb. 12-13, 4A District 2 Championships at Juanita, competition begins 5:30 p.m. both days; Feb. 12-13, 4A District 2 Championships at Mercer Island’s Mary Wayte Pool, prelims start 4:30 p.m. Feb. 12, finals at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 13.