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April 8-15

ADULT SOCCER TOURNAMENT

An adult (age 18 and up) indoor soccer tournament, sponsored by Subway, will take place in the high school gym on Saturday, April 16, 23 and 30, from 7 to 10 p.m. Teams will be selected by the tournament director, so that they are as balanced as possible. Team decisions will be final April 14, call Seth Minyard, 486-3365, now to be placed on a team. The tournament will be run in a round-robin group format with each team playing each of the other teams in their group once. The top four teams will then enter a single-elimination playoff, with the top team playing the fourth best and the second and third best playing each other. The winners of these two games then play for the championship. The top two teams will be awarded tournament jerseys. Other, additional prizes, such as replica jerseys, soccer balls and shin guards will be awarded as well. A $5 entrance fee will be charged all players to offset the cost of prizes. All rules and guidelines will be explained before games are played. Sign up by calling Seth Minyard, or during indoor soccer in the high school gym by 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 14. The tournament begins Saturday, April 16, at 7 p.m. Tournament director is Seth Minyard, 486-3365.

YOUTH SOCCER

Soccer weather hotline: Please call 486-8669 after 3 p.m. on the assigned game or practice day to receive field and weather updates for that day.

Following is this week’s schedule; games are preceded by their time and field number. Everything is at Woody Way Field.

Saturday, April 9

Practices at Woody Way Field

10:00 Micro-1 Boys

11:00 Micro-1 Girls

12:00 Micro-2 Girls

1:00 Micro-2 Boys

2:00 Junior Boys

2:00 Junior Girls

3:00 Strikers/Varsity

Monday, April 11

Junior Boys

6:00 F-1, Iron Dragons vs. Grizzlies

6:45 F-1, Iron Dragons vs. Blue Flame

Junior Girls

6:00 F-2, Soccer Warriors vs. Wild Childs

6:45 F-2, Soccer Warriors vs. Cheetos

Strikers/Varsity

6:00 F-3, Pancakes vs. Green Hornets

6:45 F-3, Kodiak Roll vs. Epic Fails

6:45 F-4, Pancakes vs. Steelers

Tuesday, April 12

Micro-1 Boys

6:00 F-1, Cheetahs vs. Super Heroes

6:00 F-2, Little Bears vs. Golden Eagles

6:45 F-1, Fire Tigers vs. Super Heroes

Micro-1 Girls

6:00 F-3, Sharks vs. Girl Stars

6:00 F-4, Juntin Bieber vs. Spitfires

Micro-2 Boys

6:45 F-2, Lakers vs. Army Jets

Micro-2 Girls

6:45 F-3, Brave Tigers vs. Ocean Beauty’s

6:45 F-4, Lightning Bears vs. Stinky Sneakers

Wednesday, April 13

Junior Boys

6:00 F-1, Blue Flame vs. Grizzlies

Junior Girls

6:00 F-2, Cheetos vs. Wild Childs

Strikers/Varsity

6:45 F-1, Steelers vs. Epic Fails

6:45 F-2, Kodiak Roll vs. Green Hornets

Thursday, April 14

Micro-1 Boys

6:00 F-1, Little Bears vs. Fire Tigers

6:00 F-2, Cheetahs vs. Golden Eagles

Micro-1 Girls

6:45 F-1, Justin Bieber vs. Sharks

6:00 F-3, Spitfires vs. Girl Stars

Micro-2 Boys

6:00 F-4, Chargers vs. Army Jets

6:45 F-2, Lakers vs. Chargers

Micro-2 Girls

6:45 F-3, Stinky Sneakers vs. Ocean Beauty’s

6:45 F-4, Lightning Bears vs. Brave Tigers

BARANOF PARK ICE RINK

Season has ended: Baranof Park Ice Rink closed for the season at 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 3. When not in use for ice skating, the facility is a covered multipurpose play court area used for tennis, basketball, roller hockey, soccer and community events.

AQUATICS

Noon lap: Next week, Monday through Thursday, April 11 through 14, Noon Lap will be limited to four or five lanes. This is necessary to provide swim lessons for 12 third through sixth grade Port Lions students. Also, on Friday, April 15, East Elementary fourth grade will be in the pool, and on that day there is no noon lap at all.

Noon lap times are also changed April 4 through 22 due to three weeks of sixth grade PE. During this time noon lap runs Monday through Thursday 11:30 to 12:40 p.m. and Friday 11 to noon (except on Friday, April 15, there is no noon lap at all, since East Elementary’s fourth graders will be in the pool).

Red Cross lifeguard class: A lifeguard class will be offered April 25 through May 5, from 8 to 11 a.m., Monday through Friday. People taking the class must be at least 15 years old and able to swim 300 yards (12 pool lengths) continuously, four lengths with the crawl stroke, four with the breast stroke and four a combination of the two. They are also required to swim 20 yards, retrieve a brick from the deep end and return, holding the brick on their chest with both hands. This course includes water rescue training along with first aid, CPR and AED (automated external defibrillator) training. People completing the course receive CPR and lifeguard/first aid certifications, and will be eligible to apply for employment as a lifeguard. Sign up by contacting the pool manager, Corey Gronn, at 481-2267.

Earth Day Triathlon will take place on Saturday, May 14, beginning at 10 a.m. There will be men’s and women’s age group divisions and a team division. All divisions begin at the swimming pool and end at Woody Way Field. The swim is 22 laps (1 km). The run is 3.1 miles (5 km), and goes from the pool to East Elementary and back. The bike is 12.4 miles (20 km) from the pool to Pillar Creek and back to the finish at Woody Way Field.

Divisions are as follows:

1. Open-mixed team

2. Youth team (all members 18 years old and under)

3. Individual men 19 & under, 20-29, 30-39, 40 and over.

4. Individual women 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40 and over.

This is a great event to help kick off spring and now is the time to start thinking of forming teams and to get in the water to begin building up endurance for the swim.

Swim lessons: Two-week youth swim lesson sessions begin March 21, April 4, April 18 and May 2. Each class is a half-hour long and is held on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. Levels One, Two and Three are offered from 3 to 3:30, 3:30 to 4 and 4 to 4:30 p.m. Level One is for non-swimmers ages 3 and up. Level Two is for students who are not afraid of the water, can glide, swim a little and go under the water. Level Three is for students who can swim a little. Sign up at the Kodiak school district swimming pool. All sessions are limited to six to eight students. Please call 481-2519 for more information.

Following is the daily schedule of pool use:

Friday, April 8

Morning Lap 5:30-8 a.m.

6th Grade PE 8:30 -10:30 a.m.

Noon Lap 11-noon

6th Grade PE noon-2 p.m.

KKF Meet Setup 2 p.m.

Youth Lessons 3:30-4:30p.m.

KKF Meet 3:15-6:30 p.m.

Evening Open 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Evening Lap 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 9

Morning Lap 7-8 a.m.

Water Aerobics 8-9 a.m.

KKF Home Meet 9-2 p.m.

Afternoon Open 2-5 p.m.

Evening Lap 5-6:30 p.m.

Sunday, April 10

Spe Olympics 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Family 3-5 p.m.

Evening Lap 5-6:30 p.m.

Evening Open 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Monday, April 11

Morning Lap 5:30-8 a.m.

6th Grade PE 8:30-11 a.m.

Port Lions 11:15-12:15 p.m.

Noon Lap 11:30-12:40 p.m.

6th Grade PE 12:40-3:10 p.m.

Youth Lessons 3:30-4:30p.m.

Kingfishers 4-6:30 p.m.

Evening Open 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Evening Lap 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 12

Morning Lap 5:30-8 a.m.

6th Grade PE 8:30-11 a.m.

Port Lions 11:15-12:15 p.m.

Noon Lap 11:30-12:40 p.m.

6th Grade PE 12:40-3:10 p.m.

Youth Lessons 3:30-4:30p.m.

Kingfishers 4-6:30 p.m.

Water Aerobics 6:30-8 p.m.

Evening Lap 8-9 p.m.

Wednesday, April 13

Morning Lap 5:30-8 a.m.

6th Grade PE 8:30-11 a.m.

Port Lions 11:15-12:15 p.m.

Noon Lap 11:30-12:40 p.m.

6th Grade PE 12:40-3:10 p.m.

Kingfishers 4-6:30 p.m.

Evening Open 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Evening Lap 8:30-9:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 14

Morning Lap 5:30-8 a.m.

6th Grade PE 8:30-11 a.m.

Port Lions 11:15-12:15 p.m.

Noon Lap 11:30-12:40 p.m.

6th Grade PE 12:40-3:10 p.m.

Youth Lessons 3:30-4:30p.m.

Kingfishers 4-6:30 p.m.

Water Aerobics 6:30-8 p.m.

Evening Lap 8-9 p.m.

Friday, April 15

Morning Lap 5:30-8 a.m.

6th Grade PE 8:30-10:30 a.m.

EE 4th Gr 10:30-11:45 a.m.

6th Grade PE noon-2 p.m.

Kingfishers 4-6:30 p.m.

Evening Open 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Evening Lap 8:30-9:30 p.m.

HIGH SCHOOL GYM

Indoor soccer is in the high school gym Sundays and Thursdays from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Tournament starts Saturday, April 16, and sign-up ends at 8 p.m., Thursday, April 14.

Volleyball: Monday through Wednesday, 7:30-10 p.m.

POWER BASKETBALL

Morning powerball is on Sunday, from 7 to 9 a.m., and Wednesday and Friday, from 6 to 7:30 a.m., in the high school gym. Matt Perez and Mark Galindo are in charge.

Powerball is for adult players who have played organized ball and for high school players aspiring to play varsity ball.

TEEN CENTER

General Hours are Monday through Thursday noon to 8 p.m., Friday and Saturday noon to 11 p.m., and Sunday 1 to 8 p.m.

TEEN CENTER COMMUNITY USE

Toddler play group meets every Friday, from 10 to 11 a.m. This is an opportunity for 2- to 4-year-olds to engage in gross-motor free play and to interact with other children. Bring your own balls and riding toys. Jennifer Waltenbaugh is in charge. Contact number is 486-3917.

RACQUETBALL

Early riser racquetball: Saturday at the Teen Center from 7:30 to 9 a.m. and Tuesday and Thursday from 6:30 to 8 a.m. For information call Craig Johnson at 486-4826.

General court hours: Saturday 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Sunday, 1 to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

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