PHOENIX-TALENT SIGN-UPS ' Phoenix-Talent basketball sign-ups, tryouts and placements for boys in grades 5-8 will be held Nov. 16 at Phoenix High School. All boys who turn out will be placed on a team to compete in AAU, MBA or YMCA. For information, call 535-9874.
ASHLAND AAU TRYOUTS ' Tryouts for sixth-grade boys held in the medium gym at Ashland Middle School, 6-7:30 p.m. today and Thursday. Tryouts for eighth-grade boys will be held in the large gym at AMS from 10-11:30 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday from 2-3:30 p.m. Participants are encouraged to attend both sessions. Call Vance Littleton at 482-6345.
YMCA ' Rogue Valley Family YMCA is starting a peewee program for first- and second-grade boys and girls. Sign-ups will be taken until Oct. 28. For information, call Chuck Mettler at 772-6295.
SOUTH BOYS AAU TRYOUTS ' Tuesday, Oct. 29, 6-8:30 p.m., South Medford High gym. Boys in the sixth-eighth grades living in the South attendance area are welcome. For info, call CharEl DeCoste at 770-2470.
NORTH MEDFORD AAU TRYOUTS ' Sunday, Oct. 27, 5-8 p.m., and Tuesday, Oct. 29, 6-8 p.m., North High. Tryouts are for any 6th-8th-grade boys living within the North attendance boundary. For info, call Tim Sam at 842-1241 or 301-1683.
DAVID FLOOD SHOOTING CLINICS ' Begins this Friday, Cascade Christian High. Shooting instruction for elementary school players runs 6-7 p.m., with games from 7-8 p.m. Middle and high school players go from 8-9 p.m. Five- and nine-week sessions. Call David Flood, 951-0805.
OFFICIALS MEETING ' Rogue Valley Basketball Officials Association, Nov. 2, 8 a.m., McLoughlin Middle School cafeteria. For first- and second-year officials. General meeting follows at 9. Open to anyone wishing to become a local basketball official. For information, call Ken Millsap at 779-8950 or Vern Loy at 779-6479.
SOUTHERN OREGON MERCHANTS MASTERS ' At Lava Lanes, Pro-Am tournament, Friday. Adults and seniors start at 8 p.m. Cost is &
36;9 for seniors and &
36;12 for adults. Qualifying is Saturday starting at 9 a.m. with top 52 bowlers advancing to the next round at 5 p.m.. Finals are Sunday with participants competing for prize fund of over &
36;10,000. All Junior Bowlers participating in junior leagues in Southern Oregon bowl free. Call Bill Brickey at 772-2682.
MEDFORD LINEBACKERS ' Fridays, noon, at JJ North's Grand Buffet, 1016 N. Riverside. Area football coaches will be the guest speakers.
BEAVER HUDDLE ' Meets at noon Mondays at JJ North's Grand Buffet, 1016 N. Riverside. Cost of lunch is &
36;7.50. Meeting slated for Oct. 28.
OREGON CLUB ' Meets at noon Wednesday at JJ North's Grand Buffet, 1016 N. Riverside. Offensive coordinator Andy Ludwig will be the guest speaker. Upcoming meetings are Oct. 30 and Nov. 6, 13 and 20.
PHOENIX HORSESHOE CLUB TOURNAMENT ' Sunday at Phoenix Park, starts at 10 a.m. Cost is &
36;5 and is open to all interested. Call Ed Fogel at 535-3176 or Ernie Gallo at 858-8175.
MT. ASHLAND PROGRAM ' Mt. Ashland is looking for two volunteers to coordinate the Medford Elementary After School Ski Program. Mt. Ashland provides skiing benefits, complete support program and training. Selection process will be completed by Friday. Call 482-2897.
BLACK TORNADO 14-UNDER ASA TRYOUTS ' Sunday, 1-3 p.m., at North Medford High. Tryout is free of charge. Call Brent Barry at 941-9889 or Russ Gould at 608-6417.
BLACK TORNADO 12-UNDER ASA TRYOUTS ' Sunday and Nov. 3, 3-5 p.m., at North Medford High. Tryout is free of charge. Call Brent Barry at 941-9889 or Steve DeClerck at 840-6665.
YMCA FALL REGISTRATION ' Rogue Valley Family YMCA fall leagues for kids 3rd-6th grade, currently going until Nov. 9. Cost is &
36;30 for members and &
36;45 for non-members. Call Wes Towne (ext. 215) or David Douglas (ext. 216) at 772-6295 or sign up at the YMCA.
SPIKE NASHBAR SHOOTOUT ' Coed Indoor Tournament, Nov. 16, Grants Pass High School. Check-in 7:45-8:15 a.m., games start at 9 a.m. Men's A/Open Division, &
36;25 per player or &
36;150 per team (&
36;20 per player if paid Thursday before event or &
36;120 per team). Intermediate B/BB Division, &
36;15 per player or &
36;90 per team (&
36;10 if paid Thursday prior to event and &
36;60 per team). Call 772-1445 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
PHOENIX MAT CLUB ' The club begins practices for the 2002-2003 season on Oct. 29 from 6-7:30 p.m. in the Phoenix High wrestling room. For information, call Ellen at 535-8137.