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Santa Maria Swim Club Swim-A-Thon

The Santa Maria Swim Club is holding a fundraising Swim-A-Thon at the Paul Nelson Aquatic Center April 21.

The start time is 8 a.m. For more information, contact Shelly Marsalek at 705-1000. 

Patrick Ostini Game canceled

Cabrillo High School had scheduled its annual Patrick Ostini Memorial Alumni Baseball Game on Saturday, April 21, at McIntyre Field, but the game was been canceled.

Cabrillo High School said the game was scrapped due to there being makeup games from early-season rainouts this week.

One Way Water Polo seeks players

The Santa Maria-based One Way Water Polo program is seeking players for its 10 & Under, 12 & Under and 14 & Under boys and girls teams.

No experience is necessary. The first two visits to the program are free, and scholarships are available.

One Way Sunday water polo hours are from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Masters program and from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for the youth program. Practices take place at Paul Nelson Pool in Santa Maria.

For more information, contact Charlie Bell at 805-878-1285 or

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Fifth and sixth graders, and their families, will be admitted to Hancock College Saturday home baseball and softball games free of charge, weather permitting, according to a school-issued press release.

According to the release, the free admission will be part of the Bulldog Bound program. The program is designed to introduce fifth-through-eighth graders to the campus and the services that are available there.

The Hancock softball team will host Taft at 12 p.m. in a non-conference game. The baseball team will play Santa Barbara City College at 2 p.m. in a Western State Conference North Division game. 

Patrick Ostini Memorial Baseball Game

Cabrillo High School is hosting its annual Patrick Ostini Memorial Alumni Baseball Game on Saturday, April 21, at McIntyre Field.

Cabrillo High School varsity baseball batting practice will be at 11 a.m.

Cabrillo alumni batting practice will be at 11:45 p.m.

The game begins at 1 p.m.

To sign up or for more details, contact Cabrillo Baseball at 717-3213 or the Cabrillo Athletic Office at 742-2905.

Smiley Wilkins Memorial Golf

The Santa Maria-Lompoc chapter of the NAACP is hosting the 24th annual Smiley Wilkins Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 21 at The Mission Club in Vandenberg Village.

The entry fee for the scramble format tournament is $135.

The cost for all foursomes that pre-pay by March 23 is $450. The registration deadline without the discount is April 15.

The entry fee includes one round of golf, golf carts, tee prizes and an awards dinner.

There will also be door prizes, a 50/50 drawing and an auction.

Door prize packets that include two mulligans and 40 door prize tickets can be pre-purchased for $40.

For non-golfers who would like to attend, dinner is available for $20.

The annual Smiley Wilkins Memorial raises funds that are used to provide scholarships to students who demonstrate the potential for academic success.

Hole sponsorships are also available for $150.

To sign up or for more information, contact Kerry Brooks (714-5452), Howard "Happy" Harrison (878-1225), Tom Williams (886-4972), Mike Henson (757-7085) or Marcus Wilkins (717-7541).