• Walnut Creek Pony Bulldawgs -- Free Baseball Tryouts for the 9U-14U Walnut Creek Pony Bulldawgs Spring Baseball Program, Oct. 13-14. See website for times. Northgate High School, 425 Castle Rock Road, Walnut Creek. 925-708-6427, www.walnutcreekpony.org

  • Pleasant Hill Baseball Association -- Spring season walkthrough 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 13 and 6-9 p.m., Oct. 24 and Nov. 7. For boys ages 4-18. Register online before the walkthrough. 2 Santa Barbara Rd. Pleasant Hill. $160. 925-933-7950, www.phba.org

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes -- Seventh Annual FCA Pro and College Baseball Youth Challenge, 1-4:30 p.m. Nov. 11. For players ages 6-14. Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. $25. bayareafca.org/baseballyouthchallenge

  • Baseball USA Nationals -- Tryouts by appointment for the 13U-18U Baseball USA Nationals teams. 6761 Sierra Ct. Suite B, Dublin. 925-785-5531, Coachfisher44@aol.com

  • California Smoke -- Tryouts by appointment for the U18 California Smoke baseball 2012 fall and 2013 summer teams. San Jose Municipal Stadium, San Jose. 510-715-9813, calsmoke@pacbell.net, www.smokebaseball.com


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  • Diablo Warriors -- Tryouts by appointment for the U14 Diablo Warriors travel baseball team. Ygnacio Valley HS, 755 Oak Grove Road, Concord. 925-671-7758, emanlaw99@hotmail.com, northrupmb@yahoo.com

  • Patriots Baseball Club -- Tryouts by appointment for 12U boys 2011 AWS World Series Champion Patriots Baseball Club. 925-383-1819, concordpatriots1@gmail.com

    BASKETBALL

  • WCYAA Youth Sports -- Rookie basketball sign-ups. For boys and girls ages 5-6. Foothill Middle School, 2775 Cedro Lane, Walnut Creek. $150. 925-933-4884, www.wcyaa.com

  • WCYAA Youth Sports -- Registration open for WCYAA basketball league, 9 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturdays or Sundays, November-February. For boys K-8 and girls grades K-4. Foothill Middle School, 2775 Cedro Lane, Walnut Creek. $150-$285. 925-933-4884, wcyaasports@yahoo.com, www.wcyaa.com

  • East Bay Youth Sports -- Basketball is Fun Clinic, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Mondays starting Oct. 29. For boys and girls ages 5-12. Walnut Creek Presbyterian Church, 1801 Lacassie, Walnut Creek. $150. 925-952-4450, www.ebys.org

  • Pleasant Hill Recreation and Park -- Pleasant Hill Recreation's Adult Drop-In Basketball, Mondays, 6:15-8:15 p.m., Fridays, 5:30-7 p.m., and Sundays, 8-10 a.m. PH Education Center Gym, 1 Santa Barbara Road. $5. 925-682-0896, www.pleasanthillrecsports.com

  • NorCal Courts -- NorCal Courts Adult Drop-In Basketball, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays, 6-9 p.m. Sundays, and 9-11 p.m. Wednesdays. 360 Ferry St, Martinez. $5. 925-708-7929, norcalcourts@gmail.com, www.norcalcourts.com

  • NorCal Courts -- NorCal Courts Youth Basketball Jamboree, noon-6 p.m. Oct. 21 and Oct. 28. For boy and girls grades 2-8. 360 Ferry St, Martinez. Two game pack $125. 925-708-7929, norcalcourts@gmail.com, www.norcalcourts.com

  • NorCal Courts -- NorCal Courts Adult Basketball League, Tuesday evenings starting Nov. 27. For boy and girls grades 2-8. 360 Ferry St, Martinez. $525 per team. 925-708-7929, norcalcourts@gmail.com, www.norcalcourts.com

    Football

  • WCYAA Youth Sports -- Registration open for WCYAA flag football, Saturdays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., through November. For boys and girls grades 3-8. Foothill Middle School, 2775 Cedro Lane, Walnut Creek. $315. 925-933-4884, www.wcyaa.com

  • East Bay Youth Sports -- Registration has started for Fall 2012 Ultimate Tackle Football and NFL Flag Football, Sundays, through Dec. 9. For boys and girls ages 5-14. Woodside Elementary, 761 San Simeon, Concord and San Ramon Valley HS, 500 Danville Blvd., San Ramon. $165-$245. 925-952-4450, www.ebys.org

  • California Pirates -- Tryouts by appointment for California Pirates adult tackle football team. For players ages 18 and over. 510-472-1166, i_davis2001@yahoo.com

    Fundraisers

  • Queen of All Saints CYO -- Alan David Vasilauskas Memorial Golf Tournament Fundraiser, 11 a.m. Oct. 13. Proceeds raised to help struggling families pay for registration fees. Diablo Creek GC, 4050 Port Chicago Highway, Concord. $100. 925-206-6699, qas_cyo@yahoo.com

  • Oakland Undercurrent Swimming -- Fourth Annual SwimONDA, 4 p.m., Oct. 26. Proceeds benefit the Oakland Undercurrent Swimming Organization. Laney College, 900 Fallon Street, Oakland. info@oaklandundercurrent.org, www.oaklandundercurrent.org

  • Chabot College -- Chabot College Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament, 6-11 p.m. Oct. 27. Must be age 21 or older Proceeds benefit the Chabot College Athletic Fund. 501 Marina Blvd, San Leandro. $60. 510-723-6662, www.chabotcollege.edu/facsites/pages/index.cfm?teacherid=27&;pageid=129

  • Vallejo High School -- Donations being accepted for a sign commemorating the dedication of Dick Bass Field. Checks payable to Ed Sowash, 7442 14 Hole Drive, Windsor, CA 95492. 707-838-6882.

    Golf

  • First Tee of Oakland -- First Tee of Oakland fall sessions 4-5:30 p.m. once a week Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, or 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturday, through Nov. 10. For boys and girls ages 7-17. 10051 Doolittle Dr, Oakland and 11450 Golf Links Rd, Oakland. $150, limited scholarships available. 510-352-2002, www.TheFirstTeeOakland.org

    Lacrosse

  • Walnut Creek Lacrosse Club -- Openings for boys U9-U11 Walnut Creek Lacrosse Club. www.walnutcreeklacrosse.com

    Rowing

  • Oakland Strokes -- Registration to try novice rowing for two weeks, 4-6 p.m. daily through the fall. For boys and girls grades 9-12. Tidewater Boating Center, 4675 Tidewater Avenue, Oakland. $220. 510-434-1755, www.oaklandstrokes.org

    Rugby

  • Lamorinda Rugby Club -- Registration and Information Meeting, 7-8 p.m., Nov. 14-15. Nov. 14 for boys grades 1-8 and Nov. 15 for boys grades 9-12. Miramonte High School, 750 Moraga Way, Orinda. $165-$360. 925-285-3453, www.lamorugby.com

    Soccer

  • Orinda Youth Association -- Registration ongoing for the OYA fall soccer league. For boys and girls grades PK/K-5. 28 Orinda Way, Orinda. $170-$185. 925-253-4204, jjohnston@cityoforinda.org, www.cityoforinda.org

  • DFC Soccer -- Tryouts by appointment for girls U14 DFC Gold team. Looking for two players and a goalkeeper. 925-671-2851, 925-200-7491

    SOFTBALL

  • Pleasant Hill Baseball Association -- Spring season walkthrough 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 13 and 6-9 p.m., Oct. 24 and Nov. 7. For girls ages 4-18. Register online before the walkthrough. 2 Santa Barbara Rd. Pleasant Hill. $160. 925-933-7950, www.phba.org

  • San Ramon Lady Slammers -- Tryouts for San Ramon Lady Slammers Travel Fastpitch Softball Team, noon-6 p.m. Nov. 4. Dougherty Valley HS, 10550 Albion Road, San Ramon. www.SanRamonFastPitchSoftball.com

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes -- FCA Softball Youth Challenge, 1-4:30 p.m. Nov. 18. For players ages 6-14. Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. $25. bayareafca.org/softballyouthchallenge

  • Walnut Creek Creakers -- Registration open for the over 50 Walnut Creek Creakers senior softball team. Heather Farms Park, 301 North San Carlos Drive, Walnut Creek. $12 WC Senior's Club dues plus $60 annual softball fee. 925-935-8373, rdmow@att.net

  • Concord Lady Hawks -- Pitching tryouts by appointment for 12U Concord Lady Hawks Fastpitch Softball. 925-595-4680, 12uladyhawks@sbcglobal.net

  • Havoc Softball Club -- Tryouts by appointment for the 10U 2011 USSSA State Champion Havoc Softball Club. 925-586-5029, havocsoftballclub1@gmail.com

    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, www.concordtabletennis.com

    Track and Field

  • Danville Track Club -- Danville Track Club sign-ups are open. For boys and girls grades 9-12. 925-406-4454, mitchsteel@comcast.net

    Ultimate

  • Bay Area Disc Association -- Contra Costa Ultimate Clinic, 2-4 p.m. Oct. 14 and Oct. 21. For boys and girls ages 14-18. Valley View Middle School, 181 Viking Place, Pleasant Hill. $10 per clinic. 925-946-0612, youthdivision@bayareadisc.org, ContraCostaUltimateClinic@yahoo.com

    JOBS

  • Acalanes Union High School District -- Looking for a diving head coach. This is a district position, which includes Acalanes, Campolindo, Las Lomas and Miramonte High Schools. 925-280-3970 ext. 7138, rtakahashi@acalanes.k12.ca.us

  • Berean Christian High School -- Looking for assistant cross country, JV girls basketball, wrestling, track and field and swimming coaches. Also looking for varsity boys lacrosse, boys volleyball and boys golf coaches. Interested applicants must adhere to our Statement of Faith found at www.berean-eagles.org. 925-945-6464 ext. 25, clee@berean-eagles.org

  • Rudgear Meadows Swim Team -- Looking for a head coach for the summer aquatics team. Season runs from May-August. 925-944-1404, kermoiant@yahoo.com

  • Miramonte High School -- Looking for varsity and jv assistant softball coaches. 510-290-5475, pauljkeener@sprint.blackberry.net

    n Carondelet High School -- Looking for JV water polo and freshman basketball head coaches. Also looking for tennis, golf, lacrosse, swimming, diving, JV softball, JV and freshman basketball assistants. 925-686-5353 ext. 168, ggreen@carondeleths.org

  • Clayton Valley Charter High School -- Looking for varsity, JV, and freshmen boys soccer coaches. Applications can be left at 1101 Alberta Way, Concord. gregory.fister@claytonvalley.org

  • Concord High School -- Looking for a varsity swimming coach and assistant coaches. coddingtonm@mdusd.org

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

  • East Bay Youth Sports -- Looking for volunteer tackle football coaches. Sundays 3-5 p.m. in Concord. ebysports@gmail.com

  • Liberty High School -- Looking for a boys freshman basketball head coach. libertybasketball@hotmail.com

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