October 2, 2008 · Updated 10:12 PM
SVJSA schedules jamboree, bake sale
The Snoqualmie Valley Junior Soccer Association (SVJSA) will
hold its annual jamboree this Saturday, Sept. 11, at Torguson
Park. The first games are scheduled to start at 9:15 a.m. at the
Torguson Park complex behind Les Schwab in North Bend.
About 125 teams are expected to participate, representing
Snoqualmie, North Bend and Fall City.
All parents and coaches are requested to contribute bake sale
items. The suggested donations are:
U-7 through U-9: Baked goods; cookies (two per bag), cup
cakes, muffins, Rice Krispie treats, red licorice, "air
heads." All baked goods should be individually wrapped.
U-10: A four-pack of Gatorade, or each team bring a case of
U-11: A six-pack of water, or each team bring a case of water
U-12 and up: While the Under 12 and up players will not be
participating in the jamboree, they are invited to contribute
12-packs of soda to the proceedings.
Bake sale proceeds will help SVJSA and those children who
would otherwise not be able to play. All participation is greatly
appreciated. If you cannot deliver the goods yourself, please
give them to your coaches and they will be collected.
For more information on the bake sale, or if you are willing
to help, please call Stephanie at (425) 888-1523.
Mount Si grad is starter for Linfield soccer team
Amy Anderson, a junior at Linfield College in McMinnville,
Ore., and a 1997 graduate of Mount Si High, has been named as a
starting forward for the Wildcats' women's soccer team. She is
one of eight Washingtonians and 13 returning letter winners on
the NCAA Division III-level squad, which competes in the
Described in the school's press release as an
"established player," Anderson is expected to play a
prominent roll in the team's front line. Last year Linfield went
7-13, in the process setting a school record for season
"Our goal is to improve on last year," said
fourth-year coach Steve Simmons. "Hopefully, that will
translate into a winning season." Simmons added he feels the
Wildcats will be in a position to finish among the top four in
Willamette (Salem, Ore.) and George Fox (Newberg, Ore.)
Universities are considered the front-runners for this year's
Northwest Conference title. The other conference schools are
Pacific Lutheran University and Puget Sound, Tacoma; Whitman
College, Walla Walla; Whitworth College, Spokane; and Pacific,
Forest Grove, Ore.
Riverview Pony Baseball tryouts scheduled
The Riverview Pony Baseball Association is proud to announce
tryouts for the 2000 baseball season, for 13 to 16-year-old young
men. The association covers the lower Snoqualmie Valley from
Carnation to Duvall.
The Colt Team, for ages 15 and 16, will hold tryouts on Sept.
11 from noon to 3 p.m., and on Sept. 12 from 3 to 6 p.m.
The Pony Team, for ages 13 and 14, will hold tryouts on Sept.
18 from noon to 3 p.m., and on Sept. 19 from 3 to 6 p.m. All
tryouts will be held at McDonald Park in Carnation.
Interested parties with questions should e-mail
Robison@nwlink.com, or fax (425)333-4721.
Join the Mount Si Soccer Booster Club
The Mount Si High Soccer Booster Club is looking for members.
Your $5 donation will support uniform and equipment scholarships;
help with field maintenance and improvements; entitle you to a
Wildcat window sticker; and enable you to say, "I'm a card
carrying member of the coolest group of parent volunteers in the
Please bring your questions and suggestions to the club's next
meeting on Monday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m. at Mount Si High. For more
information, call Greg Chelgren at (425) 831-6144, or Richard
Terbrueggen at (425) 222-6655.