Camps, Clinics & Tryouts for Tuesday (4/29/14)

04/28/2014 7:58 PM

04/28/2014 7:59 PM


NORCAL HURRICANES Holding tryouts for 12u and 13u roster sports every Sunday at Escalon High School from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Call Rick Davis at ( 209) 808-9082.

BATTING CAGE RENTAL Perfect your swing, improve your vision skills and boost your confidence. Indoor cage, real baseballs and state-of-the-art pitching machine. To schedule an appointment, visit or call (209) 605-4734.

CV NITRO New 13u travel team forming to play local tournaments and league play. Call (209) 808-9082.

CV NITRO The 11u travel team is holding tryouts. Call Brian at (209) 481-9405.

NORCAL HEAT 10s and 11s competitive program looking for players to fill rosters. Call Pete at (209) 855-0763.

MODESTO STARS 11u competitive travel team looking for players. Call Art at ( 209) 605-5010.

RAINBOW FIELDS is accepting applications for T-ball and coach pitch (ages 4-6, 6-8) and baseball league teams (ages 8-14). Online at or every Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. until full.

ALL SPORTS TRAINING CENTER Now accepting sign-ups for summer travel baseball, ages 14-17. Call (209) 527-5276 or go to

HITTING INSTRUCTION Baseball/softball hitting and catching instruction, ages 7 and up; contact Tim Raposa at (209) 694-6046 or


TRAVEL 15U/16U TEAM The Modesto Blast AAU team is taking sign-ups. Tryouts Saturdays from 10 a.m.-noon at Keyes Assembly Gymnasium at 5450 Seventh St., Keyes. Call coach Seeley at ( 916) 873-3160.

AAU GIRLS TEAM LOOKING FOR PLAYERS Eighth-grade girls AAU team in Modesto looking for post player and forward. Email

SIX-WEEK FUTURE STARS SKILLS CAMP May 28-July 3, 9 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday, grades 4-9, ages 9-14, at Johansen High. We will develop ball-handling, shooting, rebounding, post play, passing, defending and footwork. Cost is $60 per player per week or $300 for all six weeks. Kids can sign up for any week or all of them. To register, email Allan Davis at

TURLOCK CAMP Bulldogs Youth Basketball Camp at Turlock High June 3-5. $60. Boys and girls ages 7-14 – ages 7-10 from 9 a.m.-noon, ages 11-14 1-4 p.m. Camps features skill development and conditioning. Instruction on post moves, footwork, shooting, receiving, rebound and ball-handling. Camp T-shirt. Call RJ Henderson at ( 209) 664-0646 or Doug Cornfoot at ( 209) 535-6076 or email


BOWLING BENEFIT McHenry Bowl’s 14th annual Benefit Bowl to aid Habitat for Humanity, Stanislaus, is May 17, noon-6 p.m. Three times available: noon, 2 and 4 p.m. Teams can be up to four people and each member must collect a minimum of $50 in pledges. Barbecue lunch, silent auction, prizes and plenty of bowling. McHenry Bowl is at 3700 McHenry Ave., in Modesto. Call Cecelia Gonzales at (209) 575-4585, Ext. 107, or email


BAD TO THE BONZ Bad to the Bonz Boxing Gym is having tryouts for its spring boxing program as well as providing adult and youth classes. There also are clinics for coaches that will be given by professional coach Tony Avila, former coach of the Modesto PAL boxing club and now owner of Bad to the Bonz Boxing Gym. The spring special for youth is $175 for two months. The gym encourages parents to work out for free alongside their children. The gym also offers kickboxing training by coach Gene Fields of Team Voodoo. Free classes on Saturdays 10 a.m.-noon. Class hours are Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 10 a.m. -noon, and daily 2-7 p.m. Check our website at or call Tony Avila at (209) 577-1131. The gym now offers Zumba by Vontrese Stevenson. Go to

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 Drive. No experience needed. Call Randy Buchanan at (209) 572-9614 or email

KICK BOXING Turlock-based Team Voodoo Kickboxing has team tryouts for the summer leagues. Our self-defense clinics for adults will be starting soon. Kids camps start this month. Two-month special is $140 with unlimited program. Parents train for free with every kid’s sign-up. 1226 Seventh St., Modesto. Call (209) 262-8976 or email


THREE MJC SUMMER CAMPS The Modesto Junior College football program will hold fundamental camps this summer at the school. The “Hitman” camp for linebackers and defensive backs is June 30-July 1, from 6-8 p.m. The “Trench Warrior” camp for offensive and defensive linemen is July 7-8, from 6-8 p.m. Both camps are $40 and pre-enrolled campers will receive a free T-shirt. The three-day camp for quarterbacks and wide receivers is June 5-7 and costs $125. All pre-enrolled campers will receive a T-shirt and quarterbacks also get an all-weather football and receivers get performance gloves. Sign up at or email MJC football coach

RIPON CAMP The 2014 Faith & Football camp, which benefits St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, will be held at Ripon High on Saturday and Sunday. The two-day, non-contact camp offers children entering second through eighth grades speed, agility and performance training. It also emphasizes faith, character, leadership and work ethic. Cost is $80 and check can be made out directly to St. Jude’s. Lunch will be offered both days and a camp T-shirt is provided. Call Michele Petlansky at (925) 963-4272 or email

ELITE YOUTH FOOTBALL CAMP Freeman Consulting Presents the second annual Elite Youth Football Camp, June 21 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Modesto Junior College football field. Cost is $75 before June 1, after is $100, with check-in at 8:15 a.m. The camp will focus on positive sportsmanship and training. The camp will also have special guest, Cornerback, Omar Bolden, from the AFC Champion Denver Broncos. Registration forms can be found at J’s House of Soul, 2601 Oakdale Road, Suite Q, Modesto, 95355 or at For more, contact Jeneya at (209) 272-2785 or


SPEED & AGILITY TRAINING Every Saturday, $20 for a two-hour session. Youth-eighth grade, 10 a.m. to noon, high school from noon to 2 p.m. Bonsu Elite Athletics, 401 Bangs Ave., Suite D, Modesto, (209) 247-2695.

STRENGTH & CONDITIONING TRAINING Sunday through Thursday. $20 per session (approx. 90 minutes). All athletes (male or female), and all sports welcome. Monthly packages available as well. Bonsu Elite Athletics, 401 Bangs Ave., Suite D, Modesto, (209) 247-2695.

ALL SPORTS TRAINING All Sports Training Center offers private instruction in baseball, football, basketball, and will be fielding travel baseball teams this season. Call (209) 527-5276 for more information.

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

BIG LEAGUE DREAMS Softball, kickball and soccer sign-ups are being taken for leagues at the sports complex off Highway 120 in Manteca. Men’s, womens and coed teams for all three sports are available. Contact Tony, James or Shael at (209) 824-2400. Also visit


FUNDRAISER TOURNAMENT The Make Dreams Real 25th annual Invitational is May 7. Saddle Creek, Greenhorn Creek, La Contenta. Varying costs for registration and hole sponsorship. For more, go to

LADIES CLINIC Dana Arnold-Ebster offering clinics for ladies on Wednesdays from 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. and from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the McHenry Golf Center. Clinics for women of all ages and ability and will cover the full swing, putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, rules and etiquette. Cost is $15. Call (209) 523-5151.

JUNIOR CLINIC Dana Arnold-Ebster and staff offering clinics for juniors ages 4 to 12 on Saturdays from 9:30-10:30 a.m. at the McHenry Golf Center. Clinics cover full swing, putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, rules and etiquette. Cost is $12. Call (209) 523-5151.


HUGHSON SOCCER LEAGUE Hughson United Soccer League 2014 Fall League registration May 3 from 9 a.m.-noon, May 14 from 5-8 p.m. and May 31 from 9 a.m.-noon. Registration will be at Veranda Market at 7144 Hughson Ave. Get a price break through early registration April 16-May 3: $50 for first child, $45 for second sibling, $40 for third and all additional siblings in a family. Uniforms are included in the cost – shorts, shirt, and socks. Late registration fees increase $10 per child after May 31.


CLAYS TOURNAMENT IN HILMAR Camp Pacifica’s Annual Lions Club Sporting Clays Tournament is May 17 at Rooster Ranch, 26166 Kelley Road, Hilmar. Events include 100 target challenge, plus a team flurry and long shot contest. Winning Class Awards, sponsored by Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino, and a Henry Golden boy “special” shoot off. All proceeds benefit Camp Pacifica, the Lions Club Hearing Impaired Free Summer Camp for boys and girls ages 7-15, on Highway 49, between Mariposa and Oakhurst. Registration begins at 8 a.m. Breakfast and lunch are included. Contact Rooster Ranch at (209) 667-0483.


MODESTO/STANISLAUS Pre-high school water polo sign-ups and practices are being held Mondays and Wednesdays at Johansen High School from 4:45-6:15 p.m. Registration forms are at the pool. Go to


FAMED COACH AT TURLOCK CAMP Mike Krause, regarded as one of the top youth wrestling coaches in the country, will conduct a camp June 11-13 in Turlock. Multiple sessions per day. Cost is $120 with a team discount of $10 if 10 or more athletes. For further information, call Tim McCabe at (626) 252-0470 or visit

Sports Videos

Join the Discussion

The Modesto Bee is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service