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  • El Cerrito Futbol Club Spurs -- Fall registration open for boys and girls U6-U19 teams, ages 4-18. 510-414-1039,

  • Orinda Adult Drop-in Soccer -- For men and women ages 30 and up, every Sunday from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at Wilder fields, Wilder Rd., Orinda. For more information call 925-254-7688.


  • Oakland Velocity Travel Ball -- Looking for players for 13U, 14U and 15U summer teams. Tuesday and Thursday practices begin Aug. 5 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Bishop O'Dowd High School. To make an appointment contact Cedric Gilmore 510-584-7239,


  • NorCal Courts Traveling Team -- Tryouts for varsity boys and girls fall traveling team, for grades 9-12. Sept. 6 from 6-8 p.m. at NorCal Courts, 360 Ferry St., Martinez. 925-708-7939,


  • NorCal Courts AAU Club -- Tryouts for boys and girls Fall AAU club teams for grades 3-8. Girls tryouts on Sept. 3 and Sept. 5, and boys tryouts on Sept. 2 and Sept. 4. Grades 3-5 from 6-7:30 p.m., and grades 6-8 from 7:30-9 p.m. at NorCal Courts, 360 Ferry St., Martinez, 925-708-7939,

  • NorCal Courts Adult Drop-In-- Drop-In basketball for adults on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9-11 p.m., and Sundays from 6-9 p.m. 360 Ferry St., Martinez. $5. 925-708-7939,

  • Orinda Drop-in Basketball -- For men and women ages 18 and up, every Sunday night from 5-7 p.m. at Wagner Ranch Elementary. 350 Camino Pablo, Orinda. $6 residents, $7 non-residents. 925-254-2445,

  • Pleasant Hill Recreation -- Drop-in for Adult Open Gym, every Friday from 5:30-7 p.m., Monday from 8:00-10 p.m., and Sundays, 8-10 a.m. PH Education Center Gym, 1 Santa Barbara Road. $5.

  • Walnut Creek Recreation -- For adults +18 Monday-Friday from noon-3 p.m. at Tice Valley Gym, 2055 Tice Valley Blvd. $3. 925-256-3572


  • Next Level Flag Football -- Registration open for 2015 winter league. For boys and girls, grades K-7. League runs from Jan. 4-March 8 with games held on Sundays at De La Salle, Foothill, and Monte Vista high schools. 925-580-2282,,


  • Pass 2 Play -- Register for a discounted physical from one of eight local high school team doctors. All proceeds go directly to the high schools. Aug. 2 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. at Muir Ortho Specialists, 2405 Shadelands Dr., Walnut Creek. $30. Register at


  • First Tee Golf Club -- Registration open for the 2014 fall season (8-week program) for boys and girls ages 6-17. Once a week, Monday-Thursday from 4:00-5:30 p.m. $110, plus $40 annual membership fee. Scholarships available for qualified youth. 510-352-2002,


  • Skyline Lacrosse Club -- Registration open for boys and girls teams, grades 2-12.


  • Artemis Rowing -- Registration open for rowing summer camp for boys and girls, grades 5-12. 3 hour sessions, five-days a week running through Aug. 15 at Jack London Aquatic Center, 115 Embarcadero, Oakland. $275. 510-629-0249,,


  • California Crossfire -- Looking for 1-2 experienced players to complete upcoming 12U and 16U-Elite teams. Will be held at Ultimate Sports Academy, 3442 Adeline St., Oakland. 925-457-5607,,

  • Benicia Fired Up -- Tryouts for girls, ages 10-18 on Aug. 9 and Aug. 10. 1 p.m. for ages 10-12, 3 p.m. for 14U, and 5 p.m. for ages 16-18. Held at Benicia Middle School, 110 Southampton Rd., Benicia. Please arrive 15 minutes early with parent or gaurdian for registration. 707-853-0644,,

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


  • Alameda High School -- Looking for a volleyball assistant varisty coach and a JV coach for the girls teams this fall. Also, looking for an assistant varsity coach and a JV coach for the boys teams next spring. 2200 Encinal Ave., Alameda. 510-508-4696,

  • Athenian High School -- Looking for a girls varsity volleyball coach for the fall season. 925-362-7206,

  • Berean Christian High School -- Looking to fill immediate opening for experienced football coach to assists with the JV team. Offensive or defensive coordinator experience preferred. Contact AD Craig Lee at 925-683-7885 or

  • Carondelet High School -- Looking to fill head coaching positions for cross country, freshmen volleyball, and dance. Contact Mrs. Green 925-686-5353 ext. 168,

  • Concord High School -- Looking for a JV and frosh girls volleyball coach. Also, looking for varsity and JV boys water polo coaches. Applicants must have current first aid/CPR certification and will need to be fingerprinted through MDUSD. Submit resumes to

  • Contra Costa Football Association -- Looking for new officials for upcoming youth and high school season. New officials training from 8:30 a.m.-noon on Aug. 2 at 7051 Dublin Blvd., Dublin. 510-376-0774,

  • Head-Royce High School -- Looking to fill head coaching position for girls varsity volleyball. Season runs from August-November. Send resume, cover letter and three references to,

  • Los Medanos College -- Seeking an experienced assitant coach for the softball team. Contact Head Coach Tim Griffith 925-705-1088

  • Oakland ASA -- Looking for individuals interested in becoming a softball umpire. For more information contact

  • 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,

  • San Ramon Valley High School -- Looking to fill head coaching positions for varsity boys and girls basketball. Email resume, cover letter and three references to, 925-5552-3005,

  • 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,,

  • Ygnacio Valley High School -- Looking to fill the following head coaching positions: varsity girls soccer, varsity and JV girls volleyball, cross country and wrestling. Email resume to, 925-685-8414 ext. 3622