Sports in Juneau

Posted: Wednesday, April 11, 2001

Thursday, April 12

Juneau-Douglas High School soccer -- The Crimson Bear girls host the Wasilla Warriors, 7 p.m. at Adair-Kennedy Memorial Park.

'Southeast Showdown' roughhouse boxing -- Event preliminaries start at 7 p.m. at Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Info: Jamiann Stevens, 586-9732.

Friday, April 13

Juneau-Douglas High School soccer -- The Crimson Bear girls host the Wasilla Warriors, 6 p.m., and the Colony Knights, 8 p.m., both games at Adair-Kennedy Memorial Park.

'Southeast Showdown' roughhouse boxing -- Event finals start at 7 p.m. at Alaska Native Brotherhood Hall. Info: Jamiann Stevens, 586-9732.

Saturday, April 14

Juneau-Douglas High School soccer -- The Crimson Bear girls host the Wasilla Warriors, 11:30 a.m., and the Colony Knights, 3:15 p.m., both games at Adair-Kennedy Memorial Park. The Crimson Bear boys host a local adult all-star team, 1:15 p.m. at Adair-Kennedy Memorial Park.

Southeast Roadrunners -- Glacier 10K Run: Meet at 9:30 a.m. at Mendenhall Glacier parking lot, race starts 10 a.m. Courses are one mile and 10 kilometers. The 10K race is certified, flat and fast. Race starts and finishes at the foot of Mendenhall Glacier. Info: Laura Lee Nelson, 789-7920 or pharmhog@alaska.net.

Juneau Alpine Club -- Benjamin Island Sea Lion Visit: This is a one-mile, three- or four-hour, low-energy output trip. Use your own kayak or boat, or arrange for a boat ride with the Turleys. This trip is in conjunction with another activity at Benjamin Island being run by Kim Turley that weekend. Info: Kim Turley, 789-7058.

Eaglecrest skiing -- Juneau Ski Club Eaglecrest Spring Carnival: Times TBA on April 14-15 at Eaglecrest Ski Area. Info: Eaglecrest Ski and Snowboard School, 790-2001.

Juneau Rifle and Pistol Club -- NRA smallbore rifle silhouette shooting event, registration 9 a.m., shooting starts 10 a.m. at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range on Montana Creek Road. Info: Steve Bennett, 789-1717, or http://go.to/jrpc/.

Ongoing/Meetings

Juneau Parks and Recreation summer fields registration -- On Monday, April 9, the Juneau Department of Parks and Recreation will begin accepting reservations for the sportsfields at Dimond Park and Savikko Park for the period starting Friday, April 13, and continuing through the summer. The cost of the fields is $15 per hour and the price goes down for increased hours of usage. Reservations must be made at the Parks and Recreation office at City Hall and payment is needed at the time of the reservation. Info: Juneau Parks and Recreation, 586-5226.

Raincountry Flyfishers monthly meeting -- Meet at 7 p.m. on Thursday, April 12, at the Floyd Dryden Middle School library. Local vendors will be displaying new advances in outdoor clothes and fly-fishing equipment. Info: Club correspondent Brent Pristas, 586-1454.

Juneau Parks and Recreation springboard diving clinic -- This course teaches competitive springboard diving skills and concentrates on front and back approaches. It takes place from 6:30-7:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays, from April 12 through May 3, at Augustus G. Brown Pool. The cost of the clinic is $36.75. Info: Augustus G. Brown Pool, 586-5325.

Juneau-Douglas High School dance-drill team clinic -- This is the annual clinic for girls in grades kindergarten on up, and boys sixth grade and older. Cost is $30. Meet from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 14, at the Juneau-Douglas High School main gym for second graders and older. Two sessions are available for girls in kindergarten and first grade, from 8-11:30 a.m. and from 11:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Info: Judy Nyman, 789-5920, or coach Jodi Barnes, 586-1772.

Gastineau Channel Little League baseball/softball clinic -- Al Herback will present this clinic, designed for all managers and coaches of GCLL teams. It is the first time this clinic has been available in Southeast Alaska, and all GCLL coaches and managers (tee-ball through majors, baseball and softball) are expected to attend. The clinic takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 14, at the Floyd Dryden Middle School gym. Previously scheduled practices for April 14 will not take place for these age groups. Info: GCLL Hotline, 789-9803.

Gastineau Channel Little League -- Registration is still being accepted for tee-ball and farm league players, ages 6-9. Little League registration packets are available at the Juneau Department of Parks and Recreation, downtown Union 76 and Hummingbird Gifts at the airport. Players must be at least 6 years old on July 31 to play this year. Info: GCLL Hotline, 789-9803.

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