LOCAL EVENTS

Baseball

central point little league sign-ups — For 2014 spring season, ages 4-18. Costs $85 per player and $125 for family of two or more. Use coupon code "cpll14" until Dec. 31 to receive $20 off. Visit www.eteamz.com/centralpointlittleleague

Basketball

cascade christian boys aau tryouts — Tonight, 7-9 p.m. at Cascade Christian High. For grades 5-8. For info, call Brian Morse at 541-944-2678.

north medford boys aau tryouts — Nov. 5, 6:30-8:30 p.m. at North Medford High gym. For grades 6-8 in North Medford attendance area. For info, call Scott Plankenhorn at 541-821-2448.

south medford boys tryouts — Open to grades 6-8. Nov. 6 at South Medford High, 7-8:30 p.m. Register at 6:30 p.m. Tryouts free but fee for season's selected players. For info, call Leah at 541-779-6388.

manny's basketball winter league sign-ups — For boys and girls in grades 3-12. Registration and practice Nov. 9, 16, 23, Dec. 7 and 14 for grades 3-6; Dec. 7 and 14 for grades 7-12. Times vary. Costs $80 per player, Registration deadline Dec. 13. For info, call 541-499-5749 or visit www.mannysbasketball.com.

MPR coach youth mac clinics — Saturday, Nov. 30, Dec. 7 and Jan. 4. for ages 5-14. SOU men's basketball coach Brian McDermott and staff focus on fundamentals. Costs $10 per clinic. To register, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

MPR coach mac's youth preseason camp — Nov. 16-17 at St. Mary's High School. For ages 11-14. Conducted by SOU men's basketball coach Brian McDermott and Raider players. Costs $60. To register, call 541-774-2400 or visit www.playmedford.com.

ymca/kids unlimited volunteers needed — Those interested in coaching or officiating contact Gary Taylor at 541-772-6295, ext. 107. All volunteers must pass criminal background check and attend coaching clinic.

Cycling

southern oregon outlaw cyclocross series — Six races in various locations, Saturdays through Nov. 23. Novices ride at 10 a.m. and licensed riders at 10:45 a.m. Benefits Josephine County Search and Rescue in memory of Nicholas J. Jensen. For directions, visit www.cycleanalysis.net. For info, call Jana Jensen at 541-821-0751 or Cycle Analysis at 541-899-9190.

Football

BUSES TO DUCK GAMES — Sponsored by Duck Club of Southern Oregon, costs $50 for members, $55 for nonmembers. Drinks, snacks provided. Passengers must have own tickets. For info, call David Schott at 541-773-3661.

Golf

QUAIL POINT turkey shoot tournament — Saturday at 10 a.m. Four-person scramble. Costs $55 per person. Entry deadline Oct. 30. Telephone 541-857-7000.

southern oregon civil war tournament — Nov. 9 at Centennial Golf Club, 10 a.m. Two-player scramble. Costs $80 per player. Limited to 36 "Oregon" teams and 36 "Oregon State" teams. Call 541-773-4653 or email cdaggitt@centennialgolfclub.com.

Hockey

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, 12:30-1:15 p.m. at The RRRink. Costs $80 for eight sessions. For info, call 541-770-1177 or visit www.therrrink.com.

Martial Arts

FREE SALSA BOXING, ZUMBA classes — Saturdays at 9 a.m., Fabian's Karate, 7561 Crater Lake Highway, White City. For info, call 541-646-5658.

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.

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.

Poker

ROgue valley after five's poker for polio tournament — Saturday, 6 p.m.-midnight at Sunrise Cafe located at 130 E. Main. Buy-in is $60 with re-buys, add-ons and free food. For info, visit www.endpolionow.org.

Running

pioneer road run — Nov. 9 at Phoenix High School. Race day packet pick-up 7:30-8:30 a.m. Free Kids Fun Run at 8:15 a.m., 9-mile run at 8:30 and 5K at 8:45 a.m. Fees vary. Preregistration deadline Oct. 26. Volunteers needed. For info, call 541-855-5506 or email pgmathewes@gmail.com. For online registration, visit www.southernoregonrunners.org.

southern oregon turkey trot — Nov. 28 at the Rogue Rock Gym. Two-mile run at 8:30 a.m. and eight-mile at 8 a.m. Turkey Dash at 7:45 a.m. Preregister online or postmarked by Nov. 23. Fees vary. Donating cans of food to benefit ACCESS is encouraged. For info, call Chuck Whiteley at 541-210-1117 or visit www.soturkeytrot.com.

holiday hustle 5k run/walk — Dec. 14, 5 p.m. at Jacksonville Elementary. If registered by Dec. 12, costs $20 for ages 13-up and $10 for ages 12-under. Late registration is race day, 4-4:30 p.m. To register, visit https://secure.getmeregistered.com/holidayhustle5k.

Skiing

high school alpine ski racing program — For grades 8-12. Skiing experience required, racing experience not. For info, visit www.msefskier.com.

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.

national soccer academy tryouts — Nov. 20, 5-7 p.m. at U.S. Cellular Community Park. For boys (born 1998-2003) and girls (born 1997-2003) interested in playing in Europe for the Gothia and Dana Cups in 2014. Run by USSF "A" license coach Fred Hsu. Costs $35. For info, call 541-821-8790 or visit www.nationalsocceracademy.org.

Softball

central point little league sign-ups for 2014 spring season — For ages 4-18. Costs $85 per player and $125 for family of two or more. Use coupon code "cpll14" until Dec. 31 to receive $20 off. Visit www.eteamz.com/centralpointlittleleague

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.

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.


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