Valley sports and recreation calendar

The Fresno BeeMay 8, 2013 

Central San Joaquin Valley recreational announcements. Submit items and search for events using planitfresno.com. All numbers are 559 area code unless noted.

BASEBALL

-- Home Free camps: 8:30 a.m.- 12:30 p.m. Saturday, (throwing/fielding) at Roosevelt High. Free. homefreebaseballcamp@yahoo.com or (559) 824-5171.

-- Bullard Babe Ruth registration: 6- 8 p.m. Friday. Ages 13-15, Figarden Loop, $150. Travel division for 13-U to 18-U, $1,200 per team. 289-8630.

-- Central Cal Academy 13U-14U summer travel team tryouts: noon- 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Liberty High school, Madera, 800-0512, registration $225.

-- Central Valley Marlings Club Memorial Day Tournament: 8 a.m.- 8 p.m. May 25. Clovis West High school, 16U, 14U and 13U divisions. 917-7477.

-- Summer Travel Tryouts CC Baseball Academy: 8:30 a.m. ages 15-18U and 1 p.m. ages 13-14U Saturday. Liberty High, Madera. 800-0512, 978-6565, www.ccbaseballacademy.com.

-- Fresno Pacific University Summer Baseball Camps: Sunbird pitching program June, ages 13-18, Fundamentals camp 1 July 8-12 ages 7-13, Fundamentals camp 2 July 22-26 ages 7-12 and Elite Prospect camp Aug. 17. 453-8182, www.collegebaseballcamps.com/fpu.

-- Cal Blaze tournaments: Central Valley Summer Slam VIII, 18-U, June 14-16, Clovis fields; Central Valley July 4 World Series, 18-U, June 28-30, Clovis fields; Central Valley World Series VIII, 18-U, July 11-14, Clovis fields. Mike Curran at 285-8413, or calblaze.weebly.com.

-- Midtown Sports tourneys: All Star tournament sign-up meeting, 6:30 p.m. May 19 at Chukchansi Park, $2. June 15-16 Umpires All Star Classic, July 6-7, Central Valley Summer Slam at Regional Sports Complex. 779-9022.

BASKETBALL

-- Dinuba Spring Classic: Saturday. Boys and girls grades 4-8, Dinuba High. $175 for multiple entrants, $225 for one team.

FOOTBALL

- East Youth sign-ups: 6 p.m. Mondays, Me-N-Ed's, 3150 Fowler Ave., Clovis, 797-1650, www.eastyouthfootball.com, $150.

GOLF

-- Junior tournament: 1 p.m. Saturday, 18 holes, ages 12-17, Riverbend Golf Club, Madera, 269-6369, www.cvjrgolf.com.

-- Salvation Army Invitational Classic: May 16, Fig Garden GC, 1 p.m. shotgun start, scramble format, $135 per person, tinyurl.com/d83wc47/.

-- Swing for the Cure Tournament: 9 a.m. May 18. Eagle Springs G&CC, Friant. 229-4255, www.komencentralvalley.org/, $125/per golfer.

-- Clovis Chamber Tournament: 10 a.m. May 31. Eagle Springs G&CC, Friant. 299-7363.

MARTIAL ARTS

-- West Clovis Judo Club: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Kastner Intermediate. 434-3459, jtakeda@ chukajudo.org.

-- Clovis Judo: 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Alta Sierra Intermediate. 299-3739.

-- Japan Ways traditional karate: Mondays-Saturdays. Beginner, intermediate and advanced. 432-7817, japanways.com.

-- Karazenpo karate: 6:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. 225-2199, karazenpofresno.org. $25 monthly, $10 additional family member.

MISCELLANEOUS

-- UPC 15, Professional MMA: 5-9:30 p.m. Saturday, Sierra Blackstone Racquet Club, www.upcunlimited.com, $35-$100.

-- San Joaquin River Safe Boating Day: 9 a.m. May 18, Lost Lake Park, Friant, 289-8874, safeboating. eventbrite.com/#, free.

-- Central California Lacrosse Club: 9:30 a.m.-noon Saturdays. Men's club seeks players. San Gabriel Park, Clovis. 388-4428, fresnolacrosse@gmail.com.

-- Clovis Rugby Club: 5:30-7:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Bicentennial Park, Clovis. 322-9160.

-- Dart tournaments: 7:30 p.m. second Saturday each month. Classic Billiards, Clovis. 765-9540. $15.

-- Lawn bowling: Free lessons. Winter hours noon Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays through April. Summer hours: 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, summer hours through September. Holmes Playground. 587-1510, 222-4124.

-- Pickleball: All ages, skills. 834-2688.

-- Pickleball league: City of Visalia, 18 and older. 8-9 a.m. Saturdays at Plaza Park tennis courts. $35. 713-4381 or jcoyne@ci.visalia.ca.us.

-- Tulare County Trap Club/Shooting: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. Trap, wobble trap, skeet. 772-2334.

RUN/WALK

-- Walk Like MADD: 7 a.m. Saturday, Woodward Park, Mountain View Shelter. 434-3410, www.walklikemadd.org.

-- Kiwanis Mother's Day Run: 6 a.m. Saturday, Madera Sheriff's Department, Valley Runner of the Year Series Event. 673-1010, greaterkiwanis.com, $20 adults, $8 kids.

-- Walk With a Doc: 7:30 a.m. May 25, June 29 and July 27, Woodward Park, 224-4224 ext. 110, fmms.org, free.

SOFTBALL

-- California Destroyers fast-pitch youth girls seeking pitcher: 4-5 p.m. Sunday, Lions Town and Country Park, Madera, 363-6035.

-- Hitting, infield lessons: Former high school player now at college level, 430-9310.

VOLLEYBALL

-- Bob McCarthy Boys camp: 8-10 a.m. June 10-13. Clovis West High, 259-4561, bobmccarthy@cusd.com, $80 before June 1, $90 after.

-- Central Cal All Star Girls and Boys Camp: Incoming grades 3-12. 8-10:15 a.m. grades 7-8, 10:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m. grades 9-12, 2-4 p.m. grades 3-6. 259-4561, bobmccarthy@cusd.com. Private lessons available.

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