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Manteca Babe Ruth signups on Thursday
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Manteca Babe Ruth is conducting signups for 13-15-year olds on Thursday, Jan. 14 at Straw Hat Pizza on Main St.

Cost to register is $150. A birth certificate and proof of residence are required to sign up.

For more information, call (209) 688-1467.

SPRECKELS: Spreckels Park Little League added a new registration date set for Thursday, Jan. 14 at Eddie’s Pizza from 6-8 p.m.
Players may also register online at

Sign-up fees are as follow: $90 for T-Ball and Farm Divisions, $125 for Majors and Minors and $150 for Juniors. Proof of birth and residence are required.

For more information, call (209) 624-0080.

NORTHGATE: Northgate Little League will resume signups during the tryout dates on Jan. 16 and 23 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at Northgate Little League’s baseball fields behind Neil Hafley School.

An original birth certificate and three proofs of residence are required to sign up.

Tryout times are as follow: 9-10 a.m. for returning Major Division players; 10-noon for 10-12-year olds; and 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. for 7-8-year olds.

Late registration for ages 5 (must be 5 before May 1) through 14 are from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information, visit the organization’s website at

MANTECA LL: Manteca Little League has its registration dates set up for the 2010 season.

Registrations will be held at Straw Hat Pizza from 6-8 p.m. Jan. 14 (6-8 p.m.), Jan. 16 (1-4 p.m.) and Jan. 28 (6-8 p.m.).

Registration fee is $100. Proof of birth and residence are required for all players to sign up.

Players ages 5-14 are invited to play, with divisions available at the T-Ball (5-6), Farm (7-8), Minor (9-10), Major (11-12) and Junior (13-14) levels. The season starts with practices in February, and Opening Day is March 13.

Manteca Little League is open to players in Manteca who live east of Main Street. Players from Ripon and Escalon are also welcome.

For more information call (209) 603-2140, or visit the league’s website at


MASL: Manteca Area Soccer League is now taking applications for the 2010 spring season.

Registration is on Jan. 13 from 6-8 p.m. at Round Table Pizza located on 2120 Daniels Road in Manteca.

For more information, visit the league’s website at

MFC ARSENAL:The Manteca Futbol Club’s under-14 girls Arsenal, ranked 13th in Northern California according to, is holding tryouts on Saturday, Jan. 16, 23 and 30 from noon to 2 p.m. at Woodward Park.

For more information, visit the team’s website at

MFC RED DEVILS: The Manteca Futbol Club’s under-11 girls Red Devils is holding tryouts on Jan. 16, 23 and 30 at Woodward Park from noon-2 p.m.

Coaches ask that players arrive 15 minutes early. Players must be born between August 1, 1998 and July 31, 1999.

For more information, call Jacki at (209) 482-5889, or visit the team’s website at

AJAX UNITED: Ajax United Soccer Club is holding tryouts for six divisions (boys and girls under-12-14) during the final week of January at Modesto Christian High.

Tryouts for under-12 boys and girls (born Aug. 1, 1998 to July 31, 1999) will be on Jan. 26 from 6-8 p.m., Jan. 30 from 10 a.m.-noon and Jan. 31 from noon-1:30 p.m.

Tryouts for under-13 boys and girls (born Aug. 1, 1997 to July 31, 1998) are on Jan. 27 from 6-8 p.m., Jan. 30 from noon-2 p.m. and Jan. 31 from 1:30-3 p.m.

Tryouts for under-14 boys and girls take place on Jan. 28 from 6-8 p.m, Jan. 30 from 2-4 p.m. and Jan. 31 from 3-4:30 p.m.

For registration and other information, visit the organization’s website at; or contact Luciano Silveira at (209) 552-7925 for the girls teams, or Ozzie Toste (209) 380-9277 for boys.

The Ajax United office number is (209) 236-1800.

TRACY FC: The Tracy Futbol clubs under-12 Fireballs Hi-Comp soccer team is looking for players. Players’ birthday must be between Aug. 1, 1997 and Aug. 1, 1998. For more information contact George Edwards at (209) 613-2294.


MAYHEM: Mayhem Fastpitch will be conducting tryouts for its 10-under and 18-under teams.

The 10-under squad will hold tryouts Jan. 16 and 23 at Lincoln Park in Manteca (245 S. Powers Ave.) beginning at 10 a.m. on both dates. Contact Brian Johnson at (209) 915-0439 for more information.

The 18-under team’s tryouts is on Jan. 17 starting at 10 a.m. at Manteca High. Contact Glenn Brady at (209) 479-9495 for more information.

MYSA: Registration is still available for the Manteca Youth Softball Association during its player evaluation days on Jan. 16 and 23 at Sierra High.

Players only need to show up to show up for one day.

Times for the evaluations are 9-10:30 a.m. for 8-under, 10:30 a.m.-noon for 10-under, 12:30-2 p.m. for 12-under, 2-3:30 for 14-under. Players are asked to appear 15 minutes early to check in.

Fees are $80, with a $5 discount for the second child from the same family, and $70 for the third. Tee-ball fee is $60.

For more information, call 624-1025 or visit the league’s website at

CYCLONES: The Ripon Lady Cyclones fastpitch softball team will be conducting tryouts at Vermeulen Park on Jan. 16 and Jan. 23. Tryouts begin at 1 p.m., arrive 15 minutes prior to warm up. The Cyclones will be fielding a 10-under and 12-under team, open to girls who live in Ripon and surrounding communities. For more information go to, or call (209) 485-9191. For e-mail contact Also call, Shannon Gonzales (209) 629-0311, or Eric Cordero (209) 969-4574.



SIERRA: Sierra High has a vacancy for its Varsity Volleyball coaching position. Applicants must have volleyball experience as a player and/or coach, head coaching experience is important, but not necessary. Applicants must be available for summer program (June and July) and after school every day from 2:30-5:30 p.m beginning in August and ending in early November. Anyone interested, please send resume and two letters of recommendation to Greg Leland by Friday, January 8th to: Sierra High School, 1700 Thomas Street, Manteca, CA 95337.