Registration for Davis High boys lacrosse opens Monday.
If a student is interested in learning more about lacrosse Ñ signing up to play Ñ itÕs
important to register online. By signing up online, registrants will be included future DHS lacrosse correspondence. There are no fees to register, just go to: http://www.davislacrosse.org and on the left side, click on the tab that says ÒRegister Online.Ó Then, scroll to DHS boys JV and varsity and enter your information (note: high school athletes are not required to become U.S. LAX members).
That done, then save the date Ñ Nov. 9 Ñ for a parent/athlete meeting at 7 p.m. in the Davis High multipurpose room. The Blue Devil tryouts begin Feb. 7.
For additional information or questions, contact Lydia at (530) 574-8013.
Davis Hoops Wildcats AAU basketball tryouts begin this week for boys in grades four through six and girls in grades five and six. Dates, times and locations of tryouts are posted at http://www.davishoops.com.
There is no charge for tryouts, but players must preregister online and bring a signed waiver form.
Last season, more than 200 Wildcat players participated in competitive tournaments in the Sacramento region. Teams practice twice a week in Davis and Dixon. Tryouts for middle and high school boys and girls teams take place after the school seasons are completed.
For more information, visit the website or call Carol at (530) 574-7115.
While playing a few more games to wrap up their fall schedule, the Aggies also are giving back to the community. The UCD squad is set to host a canned food drive and free youth softball clinic that will take place the first two weekends of November.
On Saturday at 10 a.m. the Aggies will host Sacramento City College and Sierra College at La Rue Field in their final fall games. The day also will feature a canned food drive to benefit the Short-Term Emergency Aid Committee.
The following Saturday, Nov. 13, UCD teams up with the Davis Youth Softball Association to host a free youth softball clinic at Community Park. The camp will run from 1 to 3 p.m., with check-in beginning at 12:30 p.m.
Admission is free, but the clinic will be limited to the first 100 individuals in eighth grade and under. To reserve a spot, contact Aggie assistant coach Alicia Hollowell at [email protected]
Five Starz Volleyball will hold tryouts for the 2011 season beginning Nov. 7 and running through Nov. 14.
Former Division I player and coach Liz Towne-Gilbert is the director of the Davis-based club, which plans on fielding teams from ages 12 and under to ages 18 and under.
There is a $25 fee for each tryout participant, which includes a free T-shirt.
For more information, visit http://www.fivestarzvolleyball.com or contact Towne-Gilbert at (530) 304-3228.
Pee Wee basketball
The city of Davis is still taking registration now for the second session of the Pee Wee Basketball Program.
The program is geared toward first-time players in first and second grades and will emphasize basic basketball fundamentals, teamwork, sportsmanship and fun. The classes run from 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays at the Community Gym at the DHS.
The remaining session runs from Nov. 13 through Dec. 11. The cost of the program is $53 per child and includes a T-shirt.
For more information, contact Lori Conrad at (530) 753-3371 or [email protected] Information is also available online at http://www.cityofdavis.org/cs/jrbb/peewee.cfm.