COMMUNITY SPORTS NOTES
The Men’s Tennis League commences on Monday, April 16, at 6:30 p.m. at the Cambridge-Isanti High School Tennis Courts. This league is open to men of all abilities and ages. Come on down and we will match you with players of your ability for both singles and doubles. If any women, of all ages, are interested in organizing a league contact Paul Tatting at 763-689-3990.
CIHS Tennis Court Dedication & Celebration April 21
The public is invited to a community-wide celebration on Saturday, April 21, from 10 a.m. until noon in honor of the new Cambridge-Isanti High School tennis courts. There will be door prizes and free on-court activities for people of all ages, including QuickStart Tennis for kids ages 5-10 and favorite games for middle and high school players.
A USTA teaching pro will be leading a Cardio Tennis session for adults, which is sponsored by the Cambridge-Medical Center Non-Surgical Orthopedics & Sports Medicine Clinic. People will also have a chance to check their serve speed and compete to beat CIHS Athletic Director Mark Solberg’s serve speed.
A silent auction to benefit the Bluejacket Tennis Boosters will also be taking place during the event, with items ranging from local gift certificates to tennis lessons with a teaching pro.
Along with a short dedication ceremony to thank ISD 911 and the USTA for funding the courts, both the Cambridge and Isanti Ambassadors will be face-painting and refreshments will be served.
Isanti Redbirds Tryouts April 15
Have you played high school or college baseball in the past? Dust off your glove and spikes and come to the 2012 Isanti Redbird tryouts. The Redbirds are one of two amateur baseball teams in the Cambridge-Isanti area. The Redbirds will be hosting their annual tryout on Sunday, April 15 at 2 p.m. at the Redbird Field in Isanti. If interested in trying out for this year’s team contact manager Steve Allen at 763-689-4055 or firstname.lastname@example.org.