Getting Out

Modesto-area camps, clinics and tryout information for week of July 21


BATTING LESSONS Private and team instruction with certified hitting coach Greg Young, more than 25 years of experience and MLB trained. Infield, outfield and baserunning lessons, too. Visit: 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 or every Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. until full.

YOUTH CAMP Every week in July at Rainbow Fields. Ages 7-12. For details, visit: or call (209) 605-4734.

YOUTH TRYOUTS For summer and fall baseball, ages 8-9 and 10-11, at Rainbow Fields. For information, contact Roman Rodriguez at

FIGHTING DUCKS The 11U Fighting Ducks team seeks players for competitive team coached by former University of the Pacific player Curt Zimmerman. For more information, call Zimmerman at ( 209) 765-7215.

TURLOCK FALL LEAGUE All players, ages 7 to 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. Game days are Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. One to two games per week. Cost is $100 per player. We will take team and individual signups and place players on teams. Sign up online at or email


MODESTO MAGIC Season runs from Sept. 6-Nov. 1, Saturdays only, at Modesto Christian High School. Open to girls from 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 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. Registration is $15 per player. If interested, contact team managers by email at or call Molly DeRoos at (209) 629-9913.


BOCCE BALL FUNDRAISER The Murphys Community Club will have “A Summer Evening Under the Stars” fundraiser Saturday at 6 p.m. in The Garden adjacent to Murphys Community Park. Refreshments from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., followed by buffet dinner and dancing until 10. Cost is $75 per person. Contact Friedman at (209) 728-8183 to make reservations.


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 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 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

KICKBOXING Turlock-based Team Voodoo Kickboxing has team tryouts for summer leagues. Our self-defense clinics for adults will start soon. Kids camps start this month. 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


MODESTO PATRIOTS YOUTH FOOTBALL AND CHEER Register online at We can help with registration and answer any questions you may have. Contact Kastin via phone/text at (209) 595-8432 or email


LADIES CLINIC Dana Arnold-Ebster offers 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 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 offers 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. For information, call (209) 523-5151.


MARY GROGAN ADULT LEAGUES Registration is open. Men’s open and coed will start in July with women’s and men’s over 30 coming soon. Visit or email for information.


MODESTO/STANISLAUS Modesto/Stanislaus water polo is practicing at Downey High School – high school boys from 7-9 a.m. and high school girls and pre-high school girls and boys from 9-11 a.m. Visit


RAIDER WRESTLING CLUB For ages 5-13. Call Becky Aldana at (209) 380-2078.

MODESTO GRAPPLING CLUB The 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

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 Contact Mike Contreras at (209) 678-1240 or

CENTRAL YOUTH Freestyle program is open. Call Paul at (209) 470-5637.