BATTING LESSONS Private and team instruction with certified hitting coach Greg Young; more than 25 years of experience and MLB trained. Improve your swing. Infield, outfield and baserunning lessons, too. Visit: www.MrHittingCoach.com or call Greg at (209) 605-4734.
RAINBOW FIELDS is accepting applications for tee ball and coach pitch (ages 4-6, 6-8) and league teams (ages 8-14). Online at www.rainbowfields.com or every Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. until full.
YOUTH TRYOUTS For fall baseball, ages 8-9 and 10-11, at Rainbow Fields. For information, contact Roman Rodriguez at email@example.com.
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TURLOCK FALL LEAGUE All players, ages 7-17, at Pedretti Field. Age is determined by how old the player will be on May 1, 2015. Season begins Aug. 11 and ends around Oct. 29. Games days are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. One to two games per week. $100 per player. We will take team and individual signups and place players on teams. Sign up online at www.TPRbaseball.com or email Lance@TPRbaseball.com.
MODESTO MAGIC Season runs from Sept. 6-Nov. 1, Saturdays only. Games will be held at Modesto Christian High School. Open to girls age 4 to high school senior. Cost is $150 with uniform and $125 if you already have a Magic uniform. Early signup discounts, plus $10 off for second child and $50 off for third child. Sign up online at www.modestomagic.com. Contact Stan Silva at (209) 765-5107.
WOMEN’S LEAGUE Six-week city league in Manteca open to players 18 and over. Games are played Saturdays from 3-5 p.m. League starts soon. Registration is $15 per player. If interested, contact team managers by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling Molly DeRoos at (209) 629-9913.
YOUTH SIGNUPS Sacramento Jr. Kings program/Central Valley Hornets Basketball Association first signup at Boomers in Modesto, 4215 Bangs Ave., Aug. 23 from 11:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Or, register online at www.leaguelineup.com/cvhornets or email email@example.com. Contact Maxi Estrada at (209) 545-3138.
BAD TO THE BONZ Tryouts for summer program and providing adult and youth classes. Clinic for coaches by professional coach Tony Avila, former coach of Modesto PAL boxing club and now owner of Bad to the Bonz Boxing Gym. The summer special for youth is $175 for three months and includes signups. Visit Modestopalboxing.net or call Tony Avila at (209) 577-1131. Also, we encourage parents to work out for free alongside their children. We have a USA Boxing team. The gym also offers kickboxing training by coach Gene Fields. We offer free classes on Saturdays from 10-11 a.m. We have classes for at-risk youth Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9-11 a.m., daily from 3-7 p.m. and Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m.-noon.
MODESTO PAL Stanislaus/Modesto PAL Boxing is a free program for ages 10-17. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
KICKBOXING Modesto-based Team Voodoo Kickboxing offers an anti-bullying and self-defense program. Self-defense clinics for adults will be starting soon. Two-month special is $140 with unlimited program. Parents train for free with every kid’s signup. 1226 Seventh St., Modesto. Call (209) 262-8976 or email email@example.com.
MODESTO PATRIOTS YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEER Register anytime online at www.modestopatriots.com. We can help with registration and answer questions. Contact Kastin via phone/text at (209) 595-8432 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
LADIES CLINIC Dana Arnold-Ebster offers clinics for women of all ages and ability 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 will cover the full swing, putting, chipping, pitching, bunker play, rules and etiquette. Cost is $15. For information, call (209) 523-5151.
JUNIOR CLINIC Dana Arnold-Ebster and staff offer clinics for juniors ages 4-12 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. For information, call (209) 523-5151.
SHADOWCHASE RUNNING CLUB No running or walking experience required to join. The club will be training for the Surgical Artistry Modesto Marathon held in March. Informational meetings will be Sept. 4 at 6:30 p.m. and Sept. 13 at noon. Meet at Central Valley Specialty Hospital, 730 17th Street. For information, contact Mike Mason or Susan Taylor at email@example.com or www.modestomarathon.com or www.shadowchase.org.
TEAM TRYOUTS The Misfits 10u girls fastpitch team has open tryouts for new players with birthdates between 2004 and 2005 for fall season. For information, contact Darren at (209) 596-2312 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
RAIDER WRESTLING CLUB For ages 5-13. Call Becky Aldana at (209) 380-2078.
MODESTO GRAPPLING CLUB offers courses to ages 12 and up. No experience necessary. Classes at Beyer High School on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6-7:30 p.m. Call Don Hunnell at (209) 277-5875 or visit www.modestograpplingclub.com.
TURLOCK CLUB YOUTH Practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30-7 p.m. Ages 5-18 welcome. Club cost is $40, plus all wrestlers must have a USA Wrestling Athlete card (available at www.themat.com). Contact Mike Contreras at (209) 678-1240 or email@example.com.
CENTRAL YOUTH Freestyle program is open. Call Paul at (209) 470-5637.