LOCAL EVENTS

Baseball

central point little league meeting — Thursday at 6 p.m at Central Point Little League fields.

Basketball

north medford herricane hoops — AAU sign-ups and practice, Wednesday and Thursday, 6:30-8 p.m. at North Medford High. For girls in grades 5-8 who live in North Medford school district. For info, call Tim Karrick at 541-282-4836.

south medford girls aau tryouts — Today, 6 p.m. at South Medford High. Open to girls in grades 5-8. For info, call Tom Cole at 541-210-1066.

mpr little hoopsters league — For boys and girls in grades K-3. Instruction and games on Saturdays at Orchard Hill Elementary gym. Costs $29 for six games. Register by Wednesday. For info, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

Cheerleading

precision cheer classes and teams — Recreational and competitive teams for ages 4-up. For info, visit www.precisioncheer.com or call 541-245-0432.

tnt cheer classes — For ages 4-up. No experience necessary. Includes competitive teams, half-season teams and recreational classes. Call 541-941-2450 or visit www.cheerzonegym.com for info.

Football

Medford linebackers club meeting — Thursday at noon in the board room at Central High School. Football coaches from Southern Oregon University, North Medford, South Medford, Cascade Christian and St. Mary's will address in gathering. Open to the public. Lunch costs $10.

Hockey

s.o. spartans SEEK host families — The Southern Oregon Spartans junior hockey team is seeking familes to host players ages 16-20 from around the country for the upcoming season. Families receive monthly stipend. For info, call 541-282-8430.

rogue valley youth association — Accepting coach applications for all age groups. For info, email John at orhockey@aol.com or visit www.usahockey.com/rogue_valley.

hockey lessons — Saturdays at The RRRink. For info, call 541-770-1177 or visit www.therrrink.com.

Kickball

mpr adult co-ed league — Costs $120 per team. Register by Friday. For info, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

Miscellaneous

MPR tot sports sampler — Parent-child interactive sampler for ages 3-5. Introduction to soccer, baseball/softball and basketball. Three Sundays per month. Costs $25. For info, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

the siskiyou challenge — Multi-sport relay race Saturday. Athletes will cycle, kayak, mountain bike, swim and run 46 miles at Emigrant Lake. Register at www.siskiyouchallenge.org or arrive from 9-9:45 a.m. on race day. For info, contact Tracy Harding at 541-488-7884.

Officiating

osaa certified basketball officials meeting — On Oct. 6, 3:45 p.m. at Cascade Christian High gym for new, second-year or transfer officials with the Rogue Valley Basketball Officials Association. Bring whistle and wear workout gear for training. For info, call Vern Loy at 541-941-4045.

Pickleball

rvcc — Open to public at Rogue Valley Country Club. Drop-in times are 6-8 p.m. Monday and Thursday, noon-2 p.m. on Wednesdays and Fridays and 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on Saturdays.

rvcc indoor tournament — Oct. 5-6 at the Rogue Valley Tennis Facility. Matches begin at 9:15 a.m. both days. To sign up, call Nina Works at 541-773-4552.

Rowing

ashland junior rowing crew — Registration for boys and girls for 11-week fall season. Costs $230. Visit www.ashlandrowingclub.org/juniors or call 541-621-2210.

Running

run 4 uganda — Oct. 19, three-mile run/walk or six-mile run though the Britt Woods in Jacksonville. Sign-in is 7:30-8:45 a.m., start at 9 a.m. For info, email rebuilduganda@gmail.com or visit rebuilduganda.com.

ashland kiwanis monster dash for education — Oct. 26, 9:30 a.m. at Lithia Park in Ashland. Includes 1-mile run/walk, 5K or 10K runs. Pre-event pasta party and silent auction in Ashland Armory Oct. 25, 5 p.m. Prices vary. To register, visit www.ashlandmonsterdash.com or call 541-482-8197.

Shooting

cowboy action shooting club — Western-style shooting with Table Rock Rangers, 10 a.m., Jackson County Sports Park, 6900 Kershaw Road in Central Point. First Sunday and second Saturday each month. Costs $13. Call 541-772-9941.

Soccer

mpr kid kicks soccer clinics — Introduction to soccer for boys and girls ages 4-8. Tuesdays, 3-4 p.m. at the Santo Community Center. Costs $19. Supervised by SOU coach Stephanie Pogue. Call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

MPR youth indoor league — Introductory recreational league for boys and girls, ages 4-8 at Santo Community Center on Saturdays. Costs $35 for six-games. Register by Sept. 25. For info, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

Softball

mpr crystl bustos clinics — Two-time Olympic gold-medalist will conduct three-hour youth clinics at 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday with a clinic for parents and coaches at 6 p.m. on Friday. Player clinic is $80 and parent/coach clinic is $50. For info, visit www.gotbustos.com. To register, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

Swimming

rogue sharks — Year-round swim team coached by Tim Manley. For info, call Manley at 541-767-8517 or visit www.roguesharkswimming.com.

ymca lessons — Tuesdays and Thursdays. Financial assistance available. For info, call 541-772-6295 or visit.www.rvymca.org.

fitness group lessons — Avamere Health Club. For children and adults. Non-members welcome. For times, call 541-773-7718, ext. 400.

ymca Free family night — Third Friday each month, 6-8 p.m. at the Rogue Valley Family YMCA. For info, call Holly Hawley at 541-772-6295 or email hhawley@rvymca.org.

Tennis

rogue valley swim & tennis club lessons — Group and private sessions available for ages 4-18. All levels welcome. Also, 10-under program. For info, call 541-734-2222.

mpr youth and adult tennis lessons — For ages 7-up. Costs $39 for three-week session. For info, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

mpr kid fest — Oct. 6 at Fichtner-Mainwaring Park. For ages 10-and-under. Times range by age from 1-4. All equipment provided. Free, but must preregister. For info, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

Wiffle Ball

MPR galactic tournament — Oct. 20 at U.S. Community Park. Two-person teams register by Oct. 17. Costs $40 which includes lunch. For info, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.


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