Bownet tryouts

Bownet–Razo-Jaquish 10U is holding tryouts for its fall season on Sunday, Aug. 7, at Simas Field in Santa Maria. 

The tryouts will run from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.

Bownet officials are encouraging all girls to take this opportunity to join an elite travel program on the Central Coast. 

Players of all skill levels are invited to try out for this 10-and-under team.

All players are required to bring softball equipment and arrive 30 minutes before their scheduled tryout time in order to register, warm up and registration complete forms.

Parent or guardian signatures are required on tryout forms. 

For more information, contact Anthony at 868-6710 or

Catalyst Summer Soccer

The Catalyst Summer Soccer program is holding sessions from July 25-29 at Orcutt Junior High School.

For more information, visit

Cabrillo alumni HOF inductions

Cabrillo High is hosting a dinner event on Friday, Aug. 5 to induct several former players into the school's hall of fame. The football and cheer teams also will be there for the community to meet and greet.

The barbecue dinner starts at 6 p.m. at Cabrillo's cafeteria. Tickets are $25 until Aug. 1 and then $30 at the door. All proceeds will benefit Cabrillo football program.

The inductees are the 1976 CIF Champion Softball Team, Hank Cook (Class of 1970), Dr. Benjamin Williams (Class of 1974), Mike Sullivan (Class of 1985), Bob Boyer (honored staff) and Richard Shiers (honored staff).

Zaca Creek Golf Course clinics

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The Zaca Creek Golf Course will host complimentary golf clinics for blind and physically challenged persons.

Mike Brown, club operator and general manager, will host the two-hour sessions on the second and fourth Sundays of each month.

PGA teaching professional Bob Kotowski will conduct the clinics, which are free.

Zaca Creek will also offer golf clinics for women on Tuesdays at 11 a.m., free junior golf classes on Sundays at 1:30 p.m., and Master the Short Game clinics Sundays at 2:30 p.m.

Call 691-9272 for more information and to register. 

AHC sports clinic

Hancock College is hosting a boys basketball clinic in August.

The men’s basketball program will host a four-day youth camp from Monday, Aug. 15, through Thursday, Aug. 18. The camp, intended for boys ages 8 to 17, will run from 9 a.m. to noon inside the gymnasium. Registration will cost $85 per child.

For more information on all youth camps, contact the Athletics department at (805) 922-6966 ext. 3227 or visit