Clovis News: Sports

Recreation calendar 10/8

Submit items to Sports Recreation Calendar, The Fresno Bee, 1626 E St., Fresno, CA 93786; fax to (559) 441-6070; or e-mail to at least two weeks before publication. Notices will not be accepted by telephone. Only events open to the public will be accepted. The Bee's policy is to publish notices of an event at least once; more often if space permits. This service is free. All telephone numbers are in the 559 calling area unless noted.


Fresno Nationals travel team seeking teams to play: Ages 14 and younger. 394-3747.

Private hitting instruction with Keith Williams: keithwilliams9@

Pitching lessons and arm strength program: 676-1131, www.

Hitting, catching and pitching lessons by Florida Marlins minor leaguer Jameson Smith: 970-3252, 434-4933. $30 per hour.

Pitching lessons by Mike Colla of the Pittsburgh Pirates organization: 779-6354. $35 per lesson.

Advanced Athletic Performance training: $100 per month (six days per week, two hours per day). (888) 831-9242,

Personal hitting and pitching instruction: By ex-professional and current college players. 761-9429. $45 per hour.

Local travel team seeking players: Ages 11 and younger. 940-8931.

Hitting and pitching lessons: 213-8779,

Pitching lessons: 676-1131,

Pitching lessons: All ages. $25 per hour. 246-4175.

Central Valley Heat Club: Seeking advanced players for 10- and 11-and- younger teams. 974-5755, 842-3412.

Thomari Story-Harden International clinics: 3 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Bullard JV field. Reservations required. $25 per hour. Also seeking players for all-star travel teams (10U, 14U, 16U and 18U). 761-9421.

Complete training for strength, speed, agility, hitting and defense: $100 per month (negotiable). Grades 7 and higher. Also seeking players for Premier 9 training team. 708-8925,

Seeking players 44 and older: Men's baseball league, wooden bats, fast pitch and hardball. 434-5853, michaelg@


City of Fresno PARCS Department Men's League: League begins Wednesday. Ted C. Wills Community Center. 621-7529. $435 team fee.

Lil Panther basketball camp: Oct. 17. Boys grades K-8. San Joaquin Memorial High main gym. 349-0056. $75.

Little Knights League: noon-2 p.m. Nov. 7 and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Nov. 14. Bullard High school north gym lobby. 213-2533, $60.


Bullard Youth Flag League: 6-8 p.m. Oct. 29. Grades K-6. Bullard High school. 977-5855, 451-4351. $75.

Advanced Athletic Performance training: $100 per month (six days per week, two hours per day). (888) 831-9242,

California Sports Officiating Association seeking officials: For elementary games on Fridays. 297-1551,

Bullard youth sign-ups: Grades 4-6. 442-1650, bullardyouthfootball.

X Flag League: Every Sunday. 779-1724.

Arena youth league: Pee wee ages 8-9, midget 10-11, juniors 12-13 and seniors 14-15. 908-0229.


Madera South High baseball golf classic: 11 a.m. Friday. Madera Golf & Country Club. Benefits school's baseball program. 232-2179. $110 per person.


West Clovis Judo Club seeking new members: 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Kastner Intermediate. 434-3459,

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

Japan Ways Traditional Karate welcoming new members: Mondays- Saturdays. Beginner, intermediate and advanced classes available. 432-7817,


Fresno Petanque Club: Game days 9 a.m.-noon Sundays, 6-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Cary Park, 4750 N. Fresno St. Beginners welcome. 352-4142, 905-4692,

Pickleball: Seeking players ages 60-70. 834-2688.

Northwest Ravens seeking cheerleaders: Grades 1-6. 277-7600, $150.

Tulare County Trap Club/Shooting: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays. Trap, wobble trap and/or skeet. 836-0243.

Speed camp and SPARQ training: Mondays-Saturdays. Ages 8 and older all summer long. 226-0448,

Speed camp sport specifics: For football, baseball, softball, soccer and cross-country. Ages 12-adults. Mondays-Fridays (weekends available). 304-1412.

Lawn bowling: Newcomers welcome, free lessons 6 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. Holmes Playground (south of Tulare Avenue on First Street in Fresno). 587-1510, 222-4124.

Aikido: Sword, staff, knife and empty-hand, Wednesdays-Fridays 7-8 p.m., adults, no experience necessary, youth classes available, $50 per month, including free trial class., or 436-1791.

Aerobic kickboxing: 8-9 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, ages 14 and older, Clovis Area Recreation, 3495 Clovis Ave. 324-2780. $30.


Rabobank Fiesta walk/run: 7 a.m. Saturday. Downtown Reedley on G Street and 11th. 637-4203, $6-$25.


Tulare Western seeking JV coach for 2009-2010 season: 686-8751, ext. 2838; 686-8751, ext. 2712.

California Odyssey Soccer Club: Summer Academies and Elite Academy for 2009. 323-0416,

F.C. Clovis registration: Ages 14 and younger; 16 and younger; 19 and younger. 458-6918, $100.

Central California Heat tryouts: 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays. Girls ages 10 and younger. Sunrise Baptist Church in Clovis. 977-4740.

Fresno indoor soccer Lil' Kickers classes: Ages 2-9. Fresno Indoor Soccer, 5075 N. Cedar Ave. 224-5425.


Die Hard Tournament: Men's and women's coed, Oct. 17 and Oct. 18. Regional Sports Complex. 284-7041. $175.

ASA Bat Busters Halloween Havoc All Nighter: Oct. 30-Nov. 1. Men's, coed and pitch to yourself. Granite Park. 776-7362, 348-7750.

Madera Razorbacks seeking players: 12 and younger. 871-8946.

Visalia Elite Softball Club seeking players: 12 and younger, 259-2654; 13 and younger, 14 and younger 696-2791.

Fresno Wild U14 seeking two advanced players ('95/'96 birth year): 360-2453, fresnowildsoftball.

Malaga Park leagues forming: Men, coed and women, Mondays-Fridays. 485-7353. $275.

Advanced Athletic Performance training: $100 per month (six days per week, two hours per day). (888) 831-9242,

Complete training for strength, speed, agility, hitting and defense: $100 per month, is negotiable. Also seeking players for sponsored showcase team. Ages 15-18. 708-8925,

Umpires wanted, 2010 high school season: Ages 18 and older, 2-5 days per week.


Madera South High: Boys open gym. 7-9 p.m. Mondays. West gym. 824-6480.

Rage volleyball club clinics: 12:30 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sundays at Ripon High.