SM Northside sign-ups

The Santa Maria Northside Little League is holding a series of registration dates in January.

Registration dates at the Edwards Center are Jan. 2, 9 and 16 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Registration at the Santa Maria Town Center Mall will take place Jan. 14 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Registration will coast $90. Fundraiser tickers will cost $50, for a total cost of $140.

Tryouts will take place Jan. 20, 21 and 28 at Tunnell Park, Northside's home site. Tryouts for eight-to-10-year-olds will take place from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tryouts for 11-12-year-olds will take place from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Late registration fee is $100. The fundraiser ticket price during late registration will remain at $50 for a total cost of $150.

Contact Rick Smith at 805-878-0958 or Lynn Johnson at 805-621-3692 for more information.  

Lompoc Babe Ruth registration

Lompoc Babe Ruth begins sign-ups for its 2018 season with early bird registration on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018, at George Meyer Field from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

A second and final early bird registration will be held on Saturday, Jan. 6, from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., also at Meyer Field.

These are the only early bird registration dates.

The early bird registration fee is $140 and includes four $10 barbecue tickets.

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The fee increases to $175 for all ensuing registrations dates at Meyer Field; Saturdays, Jan. 13 and 20 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m., and Wednesdays, Jan. 10, 17 and 24 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.

A birth certificate is required at registration.

Tryouts will be held at Meyer Field at 9 a.m. on Saturdays, Jan. 27 and Feb. 3.

The opening day barbecue will be held on Saturday, March 3.

Volunteers are needed for board positions, managers, coaches and umpires.

For more information, email