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Orcutt American meeting

Orcutt American Little League is holding a parent/coach meeting to wrap up the 2016 season on Tuesday, Aug. 16 from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Joe Nightingale Elementary School cafeteria.

The league will review last season's operations and is looking for input to to find ways to improve for next year.

Bownet CenCal tryouts

Softball tryouts for the Bownet CenCal 10s team are scheduled for today at Cabrillo High.

Tryout times are 9 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Pitchers and catchers are to begin at 9 a.m. and all other positions will start at 9:45 a.m.

The team is looking to strengthen its lineup as it comes into the 2016-17 Fall/Spring seasons.

All players are invited and are required to bring softball equipment. Players need to arrive 30 minutes before their scheduled tryout time in order to register, warm up and complete forms. Parent or guardian signatures are required on tryout forms.

For more information, contact Adrian at

15th annual Joe White Dinner

Tickets are now available for the 15th annual Joe White Memorial Dinner and Auction.

The event will be held on Saturday, Aug. 27 at the Santa Maria Elks Lodge.

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Doors open at 5 p.m. for a social hour and silent auction.

A New York strip dinner prepared by Cowboy Flavor will be served at 7:07 p.m., with the live auction to follow.

The price of admission to the fundraiser is $60 per person. Sponsorship opportunities range from $500 to $5,000.

The Hancock Boosters, Inc. has agreed to use the money raised at this year’s dinner and auction for a new video scoreboard for the college’s on-campus football stadium.

For dinner reservations, donations and more information, call Jada Clark at 720-7493 or visit