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  • NFL Punt, Pass and Kick -- Registration open for all East Bay residents, ages 5-15. Events will be held in Danville, Orinda, Concord and San Ramon. Free. 925-952-4450,

  • WCYAA Youth Sports -- Online registration for Flag Football, ages 3rd-8th grade, $315, Foothill Middle School, 2775 Cedro Lane, Walnut Creek, 925-933-4884,,

  • California Pirates -- Tryouts by appointment for California Pirates adult tackle football team. For players ages 18 and over. 510-472-1166,


  • Orinda Magic AAU Basketball -- Tryouts for girls, grades 6-8. Aug. 26 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Los Cerros Middle School, 968 Blemer Rd., Danville. 510-385-8994,


  • Orinda Drop-in Basketball -- Every Sunday night from 5-7 p.m. at Wagner Ranch Elementary. 350 Camino Pablo, Orinda. $6 residents, $7 non-residents. 925-254-2445,

  • City of Orinda Adult League -- Registration open for all levels. Contact 925-254-7688,

  • NorCal Clash -- The fifth annual NorCal Clash game will be held on Aug. 25 at El Cerrito High School at 3:30 p.m. This one-game event will feature the elite high school prospects from Northern California.

  • Cal Stars AAU Basketball -- Tryouts for girls, ages 4-12. Grades 4-8 on Sept. 4 at 5-8:30 p.m., grades 9-12 on Sept. 8 at 1-6:30 p.m. NorCal Courts, 360 Ferry St., Martinez. 925-708-7929,,

  • NorCal AAU Basketball -- Tryouts for boys, grades 3-8. Sept. 5 and Sept. 10: Grades 3-5 from 6-7:30 p.m., grades 6-8 from 7:30-9 p.m. 360 Ferry St., Martinez. 925-708-7929,,,

  • East Bay Youth Sports -- Basketball is Fun Clinic, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mondays. For boys and girls ages 5-12. Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church, 1801 Lacassie, Walnut Creek. $150. 925-952-4450,

  • NorCal Courts -- NorCal Courts Adult Drop-In Basketball, weekdays 11-5 p.m., Monday & Wednesday. 9-11 p.m., and Sundays 6-9 p.m. 360 Ferry St., Martinez. $5. 925-708-7929,

  • NorCal Courts -- NorCal Courts Adult Basketball League, Thursday evenings. 360 Ferry St., Martinez. $525 per team. 925-708-7929,

  • Pleasant Hill Recreation and Park -- Pleasant Hill Recreation's Adult Drop-In basketball, every Friday at 5:30-7 p.m., and Sundays, 8-10 a.m. PH Education Center Gym, 1 Santa Barbara Road. $5.

  • Upward Sports Camp -- Registation open for boys and girls, grades 1-6. Oak Park Christian Center, 2073 Oak Park Blvd., Pleasant Hill. $170 or $150 before 9/15. For more info contact 925-934-3056,


  • Clayton Valley Fall Baseball Program -- Register for the 10 week, 30 hour program that focuses on skills necessary to be a successful baseball player. For boys, ages 5-13. Sept. 10-Nov. 14, every Tuesday and Thursday at Clayton Valley High School. $300. 925-285-9417,

  • Danville Bulls Elite Travel Ball -- Tryouts for boys 9U-18U fall and summer teams, Aug. 27-Nov. 24. 925-708-3173,

  • Walnut Creek Pony Bulldawgs -- Registration open for boys and girls, ages 7-14, for the upcoming Fall Ball program. 925-446-6568,,

  • Whiplash Baseball -- Registration open for boys 16U-18U fall teams. Sept. 8 and Sept. 9 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Dan Foley Park, Vallejo, 1461 N. Camino Alto,,


  • Piedmont High School -- Register for the 4th annual Piedmont Masters, for boys and girls, ages 15 and up. Sept. 13 from 12:30-8 p.m. at Tilden Park Golf Course, 10 Golf Course Dr., Berkeley. $99. 510-922-0485,

  • Veterans Memorial Golf Tournament -- Register for the 8th annual Memorial Tournament. 10:30 a.m. shotgun start on Sept. 9 at Contra Costa Country Club, Pleasant Hill. Proceeds go towards VA Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center in Palo Alto. Four-person best ball, novice golfers welcome. $200, includes green fees, golf cart, box lunch, dinner, refreshments, team and individual awards. Also, includes $25,000 vehicle hole-in-one contest, $5,000 putting contest, million dollar shoot-out, raffle and silent auction. Contact Steve Cruikshank at 925-938-6364,


  • Lamorinda Rugby Club -- Registration for Lamorinda Rugby Club ongoing. For boys grades 1-12. Miramonte High School, 750 Moraga Way, Orinda. $165-$360. 925-285-3453,


  • Muscle Milk Woodsy Trail Run -- Register for this challenging 8.5 mile run in Joaquin Miller Park in Oakland. Event takes place on Sept. 7 and is available to all ages but will be capped at 500. 3594 Sanborne Dr., Oakland. $60 -includes t-shirt, medal and option to donate to Friends of Joaquin Miller Park. 504-234-9077,


  • Heritage Soccer Club -- Looking for girls for competitive U15, U16, U17 teams. Email for tryout details. U15 Pride 98 Regional Academy team:; U16 Gold:; U17 Impact:, 925-783-3564

  • Orinda Drop-in Soccer -- Sunday mornings at Wilder fields from 9:30-11:30am. For more information call 925-254-7688.


  • City of Orinda Softball League -- Registration open now for Competitive, Recreation, and Co-Ed Divisions. 925-254-2445,

  • Vallejo Hurricanes -- Tryouts for Hurricanes 18Gold fastpitch fallball. Aug 25: Pitchers and catchers from 10-noon, position players from 11-1:30 p.m., For more info or a private tryout call 707 315-8477,

    Table TENNIS

  • Concord Table Tennis Club -- Play and Learn Table Tennis, Sundays: 10 a.m.-2:30 p.m., Mondays: 7-10 p.m., Tuesdays: 7:30-10 p.m., and Thursdays: 6:45-10:15 p.m. For players all ages. 796 Grayson Road, Pleasant Hill. $3-$7 a day, $15-$30 for a season membership. 925-689-7463,


  • Tri-Valley Kids Splash and Dash -- Sign-up for this one day swimming and running event designed for boys and girls, ages 7-15. The event is part of the USAT Youth Aquathalon Series and is aimed at participation, so, no times will be taken. Sept. 8 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Amador Valley High School, 1155 Santa Rita Rd., Pleasanton. Must be able to swim at least 25 yards independently without stopping. Registration also available on race day.

    Water Polo

  • Walnut Creek Pony Bulldawgs -- Looking for coaches and instructors for the 9U-14U teams during fall, spring and/or to run clinics. Paid positions available. Contact Don 925-446-6568,,

  • Ohlone Renegades -- Registrations ongoing for Ohlone Renegade Club Water Polo. For boys and girls grades 5-12. $250-$350. 510-742-2303,


  • Amador Valley High School -- Looking to fill head coach position for girls varsity water polo, and girls JV and freshmen volleyball teams. Contact about the volleyball positions, and about water polo.

  • Athenian High School -- Looking to fill head coach and assistant coach positions for girls Varsity and JV tennis. Also, looking for wrestling assistant coach. Contact Darek Cliff, 925-362-7206,

  • Berean Christian High School -- Looking to fill head varsity coach and assistant coach positions for 2013-14 season. Positions include girls Varsity and JV volleyball, Varsity girls tennis, and Varsity girls basketball. Also, looking to fill Varisty football and JV girls basketball assistant coaching positions., 925-945-6464 ext. 25,

  • Bishop O'Dowd High School -- Looking to fill assistant coach positions for football and volleyball at all levels. For football please contact For volleyball

  • Carondelet High School -- Looking to fill Varsity and JV coaching positions for volleyball and water polo. 925-686-5353 ext. 168,

  • Castro Valley High School -- Looking for a Varsity Baseball coach and Varsity Basketball coach. Must have previous experience coaching at the High School or College level. Send resume, cover letter and references to

    City of Martinez -- After School Sports Program is looking for football coaches for it's upcoming season, which starts Sept. 9 and ends Nov. 16. Responsible for running weekly practices, twice a week from 2:30-4:30 p.m. at various Martinez Elementary schools. For more information contact Setphanie 925-372-3510

  • Concord High School -- Looking for a Varsity girls water polo and Varsity girls basketball coach. Send resume to

  • Concord Parks and Recreation -- Looking for a Field Supervisor on league nights. Willow Pass Community Park, 2748 E. Olivera Rd., Concord. 925-671-3423,

  • Holy Names High School -- Looking for coaches and assistants for the upcoming Fall, Winter and Spring seasons. Head coach positions: Girls Varsity and JV Volleyball, girls JV basketball and Varsity softball Assistant positions available: Girls Varsity basketball, Varsity softball. Send resume and 3 references to AD Sarah LeMier.

  • Livermore Valley Charter Prep High School -- Looking for a boys varsity soccer coach and a girls varsity volleyball coach. 925-456-9000,

  • SRVGAL -- Umpires wanted for San Ramon Valley Girls Athletic League Softball. 925-575-0815,

  • San Ramon Slammers -- Looking for qualified head coaches for the year-round program. College or High School coaching experience required. Must be available twice a week and weekends. 925-209-1564,