BATTING CAGE RENTAL Perfect your swing. Improve your vision skills. And, boost your confidence! Indoor cage, real baseballs & state of the art pitching machine. To schedule at appointment visit www.MrHittingCoach.com or call (209) 605-4734.
BEL PASSI Bel Passi Baseball registration is open for ages 4-14. Register online at wwww.belpassibaseball.com.
CALI MUTANTS The Cali Mutants are looking for an experienced pitcher to play for their 12-under travel team. Please e-mail caliMutants@gmail.com.
CENTRAL VALLEY NITRO Central Valley Nitro Baseball is looking for players between the ages of 9-17 to round out out spring and summer rosters. Visit www.centralvalleynitrobaseball.com or call (209) 352-1530.
CV NITRO Ages 9-12 to play local tournaments and league. Weekly practices. Please call Raul Soria at (209) 409-9809 or e-mail email@example.com
MODESTO/EMPIRE B/S BOARD Modesto Empire Baseball/Softball is a nonprofit youth baseball program offering quality coaching, training and competition for kids ages 4 to 18. Our nationally-recognized organization is chartered with Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken baseball/softball. If you would like to join our Board of Directors, please call (209) 544-1873 and leave your contact information.
MODESTO/EMPIRE SIGN-UPS For t-ball (ages 4-6), Cal Ripken (ages 7-12) and Babe Ruth (13-14). Fully assembled teams are welcome. Scheduling will be arranged to fit travel ball team schedules. Please call (209) 678-0635 for sign up information and questions.
RAINBOW FIELDS Youth league for ages 4-5 (t-ball), ages 6-8 (coach pitch) and 9-14s. Please see our website for more information (rainbowfields.com) or email firstname.lastname@example.org
RIVERBANK BASEBALL/SOFTBALL Registration at Castleberg Park snack bar from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Jan. 26. Cost is $75 for ages 4-6, $85 for ages 7-12, $95 for ages 13-15. Includes uniform and Modesto Nuts ticket. Call (209) 505-6868 or visit www.riverbankbaseball.com.
CONNECTIONS FC SEASON Connections Family Center is registering children for our second annual basketball season. Our league puts kids first. We focus on teaching the fundamentals, and promoting a love of the game. Boys and girls of all abilities, ages 312, are encouraged to participate. Registration is $80. The deadline to sign-up is Dec. 21. Call (209) 593-5837, or visit our website at connectionsfc.org.
CERES SHOCK CAMP Ceres Shock Development Camp for boys and girls in grades 2-5, Feb. 3 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For grades 6-8 on Feb. 10, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Camps held at Cesar Chavez Junior High (2701 Eastgate Rd., Ceres). Registration fee is $100, $150 after Jan. 28 deadline. Register in person Jan. 28 at Chavez Junior High from 6-9 p.m. Call to RSVP (209) 581-3035 or e-mail email@example.com
CV HORNETS TRAVEL The Central Valley Hornets youth league is holding 13-under travel team tryouts on today and Jan. 29 at Somerset Middle School (1037 Floyd Ave, Modesto), from 8 to 9 p.m. Contact Kevin Schinmann at 581-5971 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MODESTO BLAST The Modesto blast year-round travel basketball club is looking for players in grades six through 12 for competition from August to November. Contact Coach Seeley at (916) 821-3383 for more information.
NAYS TOURNAMENT March 22-24 in Escalon, for boys and girls in grads 4-12. Cost is $130 per team, two-game guarantee. Deadline is March 1. Call 1-866-352-5915 or tournament director Martin Louro at (209) 505-4557.
NEXT LEVEL SPORTS Coed clinics Saturdays from 9-11 a.m. Includes drills and game instruction for $20. Private and small group lessons Saturdays and by appointment. Private lessons $50, group of four lessons $190. Clinic walk ups $20 or $100 for six clinics. Gym at 501 Bangs Ave. Suite C, Modesto. Call (209) 968-5236.
STEP UP BASKETBALL Basketball skill training for grades K-12. All players are welcome whether you are an advanced player, trying to make your school team or just beginning to learn the game of basketball, Step Up Basketball is for you! Training sessions are held weekly. Call (209) 985-7337, (209) 622-0923 or e-mail email@example.com
ONE PERCENT 1 Percent Club Basketball Training on Sundays from Jan. 6-Feb. 10 at Turlock High (1600 East Canal Dr., Turlock). 10-11:15 a.m. for grades K-5 (cost is $115), 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for grades 6-12 (cost is $135). Visit www.1percentclub.org/TrainingStanislaus.htm
WESTPORT BASEBALL/SOFTBALL Sign-ups for ages 4-14 are Feb. 1 from 6-8 p.m., Feb. 2 from 9 a.m. to noon and Feb. 16 from 9 a.m. to noon at Westport Elementary School (5248 S. Carpenter Rd., Modesto). Cost is $65 per child. Please contact Paul at (209) 222-8215 with questions.
MCHENRY LEAGUES Signups are open for the youth leagues at McHenry Bowl. Openings are available for bumper leagues ages 3-7, youth leagues for ages 8-19. Tuesday and Thursdays at 4 p.m., Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. No experience necessary to participate and all equipment is provided. Call June or Kim at McHenry Bowl, (209) 571-2695.
BOXING BAD TO THE BONZ BadtotheBonz Boxing Gym is holdign spring classes. Beginners learn the art of boxing from professional trainer Tony Avila for $100 per month. Gym is at 1226 7th. St., Modesto. Call (209) 577-1131.
MODESTO PAL Stanislaus/Modesto PAL Boxing is a free program for ages 10 to 17. Sign up Monday and Thursday from 4-5 p.m. at 615 Sierra Dr. No experience needed. Call Randy Buchanan (209) 572-9614 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
KICKBOXING Livingston Recreation with Master Ed Maldonado is proud to bring Muay Thai kickboxing to Livingston, every Thursday at 7 p.m. Classes are $30 per student, start Nov. 1 at the Walnut Child Development Center on Walnut Avenue. With more the 40 years of experience wants to teach you self defense and discipline. Pre-register at City Hall, 1416 C Street, Livingston, MondayFriday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call (209) 394-8830 or find us on Facebook and get registration forms at www.livingstoncity.com
BAC FIT KIDS Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5 p.m. 30-minute "get active, fit and fun class." Kids ages 4-12. $5 fee. Contact Lisa Bracken at (209) 571-2582 ext. 312 or e-mail email@example.com. Visit www.brendaathletics.com
SPORT TRAINING Sport-specific training for college and high school athletes. Contact Bruce at (209) 648-8420 or firstname.lastname@example.org
SPEED TRAINING Speed and agility training for all sports and athletes. All ages 6 and up are welcome. Contact Debin Cowell at (209) 495-8974 or at email@example.com.
BIG LEAGUE DREAMS Sports Park in Manteca (1077 Milo Candini Dr. behind Stadium Crossing Shopping Center), accepting registration for indoor men's, women's, co-ed leagues for all levels of play. Leagues available every day. Call (209) 824-2400, ext. 105 (Tony) or visit bigleaguedreams.com.
AJAX UNITED Tryouts are starting the week of Jan. 7-13 for ages under-8 through under-11. Divisions under-12 through under-14 will be the week of Feb. 19-24. All tryouts are at Modesto Christian High School. Please register at www.ajaxunited.org or contact Mark at firstname.lastname@example.org.
TURLOCk TORNADOS Tryouts for U12/U13 boys are Feb. 10 from 9:30-11:30 a.m. at the Regional Sports Complex Field No. 6 (4545 North Kilroy Rd., Turlock). Players must be born after July 31, 2000. Player development through competitive soccer using age-appropriate coaching. Coach Mike Cooke, NSCAA Level VI Diploma. Email email@example.com or call (209) 605-2213. Individual tryouts upon request.
BATTING INSTRUCTION Learn the right way! Learn the keys to good hitting and how to incorporate them into your own style. How to get the barrel to the ball quicker and more explosive. How to hit the ball hard more often. And, how to think like a good hitter. Visit: www.mrhittingcoach.com or call Greg at (209) 605-4734.
CENTRAL CALIFORNIA KRUSH Looking for coaches for the fall season for all age groups. Please go to www.centralcaliforniakrush.com and complete application. Any questions please contact Denise Rich at (559) 281-2324
CRUSADERS 14U The 14U Crusaders fastpitch team is looking for a few players for the spring season. To schedule a try-out call Mike McHann at (209) 534-3799.
WESTSIDE BULLETS The Worth Westside Bullets 18-under showcase team is seeking a pitcher and catcher. Contact Stan Hansen at (209) 620-3377 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
GROUP LESSONS At the SOS Club in Modesto, four-week sessions for $40. "Little Tennis" for ages 4-6 on Tuesdays from 5-6 p.m., beginners (ages 7-10) Mondays or Thursdays 4-5 p.m., Pre-Academy (ages 11-14) Mondays or Thursdays 5-6 p.m., adult beginners on Tuesdays from 6-7 p.m. Call (209) 578-5803.
LEARN AT BRENDA Brenda Athletic Clubs have a number of tennis groups available. Youth Quick Start (ages 4-10), Mon. 4:15-5 p.m., Wed. 3:45-4:30 p.m., $8 per clinic; Youth Quick Start (age 7-15), Tues. & Thurs. from 4-5:50 p.m., $15 per clinic; Adult Drop In, Mon. from noon-1 p.m. or 6-7 p.m., Fri. from 9-10:30 a.m., $10.
BAC SPORT TENNIS Brenda Athletic Club-Turlock Sport Tennis: Small Children's Clinics (age 6-9), M-T-W from 3:45-5:30 p.m.; Youth Advanced Beginning Clinics (age 8-13), M-T-W from 4:30-5:30 p.m.; Youth Intermediate Clinics (age 10 & up), M-T from 5:30-6:30 p.m.; Beginning/Intermediate Adults, Wed. 5:30-6:30 p.m. Call Steve Matthews at (209) 658-8299 or e-mail SMatthewz@aol.com