Treasure Valley Community Calendar: Wednesday, March 12

March 12, 2014 

BASEBALL/SOFTBALL

Rocky Baseball spring break camp: For grades 3-8, March 25-26 at Rocky Mountain High. Cost is $80. Registration at therockbaseball.com or call 866-3436.

Nampa Parks and Recreation Department’s summer coed and men’s softball leagues: Each team plays 10 regular-season games followed by a double-elimination tournament. Teams may play two games a week. League fees are $350 by April 8, $375 by April 15 (registration deadline); $10 Nampa residents, $15 nonresidents

Arizona Fall Classic qualifier: Evaluations from noon to 3 p.m. April 19 with registration at 11 a.m. at Capital High. Seeking baseball players from Idaho to play in the Fall Classic in Peoria, Ariz. Cost is $40 per player. Go to azfallclassic.com or call (208) 908-2099.

Payette County Recreation District Freedom Series baseball/softball tournaments: Hosting baseball tournaments Mesa Invitational, Payette County Championships, Mesa Duel on the Diamond and Snake River Slug Fest. The girls fastpitch softball tournaments are Bobbie Davis Memorial, Mesa Invitational, Payette County Championships and Mesa Duel on the Diamond. Cost is $295 per team per tournament. Call 452-3542 or go to payettecountyrec.org.

Third District Softball Officials Association: Looking for new officials. Training available through meetings and on-field clinics. Contact Randy at 697-9814 or rlyons@msd134.org.

Idaho Senior Softball Association: Taking reservations for men’s wooden bat league. Anyone born before 1955 (60 and older) is eligible; no one will be turned away. Play in the Monday night or Wednesday night league or both. Cost is $40 per league. The Tuesday morning league is $20. Draft April 1 and league play begins around April 21. Call Del at 286-9123.

BASKETBALL

Idaho Select: Tryouts for the eighth- and ninth-grade boys spring teams, Friday and Saturday in Boise. Teams will compete in tournaments around the Northwest. Registration and information at idahoselect.org.

Idaho Flash: Spring tryouts for girls grades 9-11, 10 a.m. to noon Saturday and Sunday at Nampa High. Go to idahoflash.com.

BAM Jam: March 22-23 at Borah Sports Complex. Divisions for men, women, boys, girls with competitive and rec divisions for adults and an elite division for men’s 6-feet/over and 6-feet/ under. Go to bamjamboise.com.

USA Basketball Qualifier: Seeking teams to compete in BAM Jam USA, a 3-on-3 qualifying tournament. The winning teams quality for nationals at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. The tournament is March 22-23 at Borah Sports Complex. Registration at bamjamusa.com.

Idaho Premier Shooting Camp: For boys grades 3-8, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 24-26 at Capital High. Registration at idahoselect.org/ipsc.

Men’s 5-on-5 tournament: April 4-5 at Middleton schools. Upper and lower divisions. Three-game guarantee. First-place prize is $1,000. Fundraiser for Middleton Lions Club. Registration fee is $300. Deadline is April 1. Contact Darren at 989-9193 or duranga14@yahoo.com to register.

Showcase clinic: 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 2-3 at the Boys and Girls Club of Ada County, Garden City. Cost is $50 before May 1, $100 after. Call (503) 213-3413 or go to showcasebasketball.com.

BOCCE

Idaho Bocce Ball Club: Play begins at 6 p.m. April 16 at Ann Morrison. League play begins in May. Games are open to all skill levels. Call Lou at 375-5228, Mike at 376-3171 or Judy at 890-4178.

CURLING

Boise Curling Club: Learn to curl sessions, 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday and March 21 at Idaho IceWorld. Features a half hour of classroom instruction, one hour of on-ice play. Preregistration required at boisecurlingclub.org.

FOOTBALL

All State Game: Looking for seventh- and eighth-graders in the Treasure Valley. The kids selected will play against the best from across the state. Contact matt@wannaplaycollegesports.com or call 371-6479.

I9 Sports: Spring season youth flag football for boys and girls ages 4-14 begins April 12 in the Boise and Meridian area. Call 561-2101 or go to i9sports.com.

Bishop Kelly youth camp: Contact camp for grades 4-8, June 23-26. For applications and registration, go to bkfootballcamp.com or contact Tim at tbrennan@bk.org or 949-3907.

GOLF

Sheridan Academy scramble: Noon June 30 at Plantation. Call 880-6927 or go to sheridianacademy.org.

PICKLEBALL

Boise Area Pickleball Association: 9 a.m. to noon Monday-Friday at Homecourt YMCA, Meridian. Lessons and equipment available. Contact Jack at 938-5436 or boiseapa11@gmail.com.

RUGBY

Rugby Idaho: Go to rugbyidaho.com.Æ Register for the spring U-12/14 boys and girls league. Games begin the first week of April. Registration is $85.Æ Register for the spring high school boys and girls league. Practices are now underway with games beginning Friday and Saturday. Registration is $100.

RUNNING/WALKING

St. Patty’s Day Run: 6 p.m. Thursday at Shu’s Idaho Running Company. Three-mile route starts/ends at store. RSVP to leone@idahorunningcompany.com.

Eagle Gold Rush: Saturday at 8:30 a.m. for half marathon, 8 a.m. for one-miler and 9 a.m. for 5k and 10k at Reid Merrill Park. Cost is $15-$45. Register at eaglegoldrush.com.

Shamrock Shuffle Half Marathon, 10k, 5k and 1/2-mile Kids Run: Saturday at 9:30 a.m. for kids race and 10 a.m. for all others at Ste. Chapelle Winery, Caldwell. Cost is $10-$50. Register at theshamrockshuffle.net/2013/register.php.

St. Patrick’s Day/Basic 5 Run/Walk: 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Julia Davis Park. Races include a 5-mile, 5k, 1-mile kids and 1-mile kilted run. Fundraiser for YMCA Team Idaho cross country and track programs. Cost is $28 with and $20 without a shirt. Early registration deadline has passsed; $10 late fee applies. Volunteers also needed. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270, or jack.ward@ymcatvidaho.org.

Bandit Breakout Half Marathon, 10k and 5k: 10 a.m. April 5 at the Idaho State Correctional Facilities, Kuna. Register at bluecirclesports.com or go to cityoftreesmarathon.com.

Susan G. Komen Boise Race for the Cure: Competitive timed 5k (new this year) at 9 a.m. and non-competitive 5k and 1-mile at 9:05 a.m. May 10 at Albertsons headquarters. Fees vary. Call 384-0013 or go to komenidaho.org.

Sawtooth Relay: 62-mile relay June 14 in which six-person teams run or walk from Stanley to Ketchum. Post-relay party at Atkinson Park features a meal, band and awards. The 310-team limit is expected to be reached before the March 31 deadline. Entry forms at sawtoothrelay.com or call 853-1221.

Run or Dye: June 28 at ParkCenter Park. A color-blasted 5k where participants get showered in safe, eco-friendly, plant-based cornstarch dye every kilometer. Go to runordye.com/locations/boise.

Fit For Life Half Marathon, 10k and 5k: 7:30 a.m. July 12 at Memorial Stadium, Garden City. Register at bluecirclesports.com or go to cityoftreesmarathon.com.

Ponderosa Pine Relay: July 18-19 from Weiser to Cascade. 200-mile overnight event. Go to ponderosapinerelay.com or contact Pattric at pattric@ponderosapinerelay.com or (503) 516 5935.

Payette Lake Run 30k, 8.6-mile and 5k: 8 a.m. Aug. 31 at Depot Park, McCall. Register at bluecirclesports.com or go to cityoftreesmarathon.com.

Twilight Dragon Relay: Sept. 6 in McCall. 56-mile team event. Go to onedayrelayseries.com or contact Pattric at pattric@ponderosapinerelay.com or (503) 516 5935.

City of Trees Marathon and Half Marathon: 8 a.m. Oct. 12 at ParkCenter Park. Register at bluecirclesports.com or go to cityoftreesmarathon.com.

SOCCER

Idaho Rush: Open registration for the spring season for PAKS (Parents and Kids Soccer), ages 3-4. The player and his or her parents play fun activities and games together in a group environment. There are no practices, no scheduled games, no leagues. Cost is $50. Call 336-6512 or go to idahorush.com for registration.

I9 Sports: Spring season instructional league for boys and girls ages 3-10 begins April 12 in the Boise and Meridian area. Call 561-2101 or go to i9sports.com.

March Forth College I.D. Camp and Showcase: April 18-20 at Optimist Sports Complex. Ten women college programs; six men college programs. Register at marchforthsports.com. Email michaelmarchforth@gmail.com or call 863-2782 with questions.

TRACK AND FIELD

Spring Break camp: For grades 4 and up, 1 to 4 p.m. March 24-27 at Boise High. Cost is $75 for Y members, $113 for nonmembers and $25 for coaches. Contact Jack at 344-5502, ext. 270, or jack.ward@ymcatvidaho.org.

VOLLEYBALL

Northwest Nazarene adult camp: 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. March 22 at NNU. Focuses on fundamental skills and 6-on-6 concepts for beginning to intermediate players. Cost is $50 per player. Register at nnusports.com or contact Crusader head coach Doug at denglish@nnu.edu.

Boise Peak camp: For girls ages 10-18, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 28-30 at North Star Charter School, Eagle. Cost is $225. Call (530) 448-0519 or go to vbcamps.com/volleyballcampboiseidaho.htm.

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