Sports Scoops: August 18, 2011

We are looking for a few stringers to help us cover Friday night high school football games. If you’re interested in learning the ropes of sports journalism or just want to watch high school football, please contact sports editor Michael Bower at 858-218-7210 or at Recent high school graduates or college students with a passion for sports journalism and looking to build a portfolio should contact us.

The Girls Titans basketball club is holding tryouts/practice for its fall season, which includes girls in grades 4-8. Tryouts are from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Monday Aug. 29 at the Boys & Girls Club in Poway. For more information, call Daryl Ravani at 858-842-4286.

Tryouts for the eighth-grade RB Warriors team are being held at the Westwood Club on Sept. 8 and Sept. 10 at a time to be determined. This team is a feeder team for any boys wanting to play baseball at Rancho Bernardo High School. The team is coached by Dan Kelly, the RB High freshman coach. Call John Montalbano at 858-775-3926 or email him at to be placed on the email distribution list for tryout information.

Poway National Little League has opened registration for the winter baseball season. The 10-game season starts Sept. 10 at PNLL Fields at 9th Street and Pomerado Road. Boys and girls league ages 6-12 are welcome. To register or for more information, visit

Rancho Bernardo High School is looking for a head junior varsity boys basketball coach with high energy and experience. For more information, email coach Jim Choe at

North County Soccer Park Lil’ Kickers and Lil’ Sluggers are holding an introductory and intermediate level soccer instruction for boys and girls ages 18 months to 9 years. Parent/child soccer classes are available for ages 18 months to 3 years. North County Soccer Park also offers Lil’ Sluggers baseball classes for kids ages 2-6. Registration is now open for Fall 2011 session of Lil’ Kickers and Lil Sluggers, which starts Aug. 29 and runs through Sept. 11. Call NCSP at 858-748-4260 or visit to register or get more information.

The Bronco Youth Basketball Program will be holding tryouts Aug. 27-28 at Rancho Bernardo High School. All boys and girls entering grades 4-8 are invited to attend. Visit or email coach Jim Choe at for more information.

Rancho Bernardo Little League is offering Fall Ball for players ages 6-14. The cost is $105 per player with additional siblings costing $95. If you bring someone who is new to RBLL and they sign up for Fall Ball at the same time, then you both get the $95 price. Scheduled registration is over, but players wishing to register will be assigned teams by the player agent only if space permits. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Brady at or Gerard Lanois at or visit

The Del Norte High School Golf Invitational benefiting the Del Norte High School Youth Golf Program will be held Sept. 11 at Rancho Bernardo Resort. There will be a cocktail hour, a silent auction, raffle and dinner. Non-golfers and significant others of the golfers are invited to join for the after-golf festivities for a charge. Golf registration begins at 10:30 a.m. Cocktails and dinner are 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. Cost is $125 per player, $500 for a foursome, and $35 for the dinner activities only. The golf registration fee includes the green fee, golf car, range balls, a player’s “goodie bag,” snacks, sodas and dinner. If you are interested in playing, attending the dinner, or sponsoring a hole, contact Rob Seiler at 858-775-4339 or Mike Reifeiss at 858-336-1894 or email

Youth roller hockey clinics are being held in the 4S Ranch Community Park, 16118 4S Ranch Parkway, 8 a.m. – noon Saturdays for youths ages 5 through 18. Sessions are 10 weeks long and are hosted by volunteer coaches who have a passion for teaching young athletes the sport. Summer session runs to Aug. 27 and costs $25. For more information, visit or contact the 4S Ranch Recreational Office at 858-673-3900. The park also hosts an adult roller hockey league from 6 – 10 p.m. Monday nights for ages 18 and up; an advanced adult roller hockey league from 6:30 – 10 p.m. Tuesdays; a roller hockey league intended for adults ages 30 and older from 7 – 9:45 p.m. Wednesdays; and an adult men’s basketball league that plays 6 – 10 p.m. Sundays, Mondays and Tuesdays for ages 18 and up.

An adult men’s basketball league is being held in the 4S Ranch Community Park, 16118 4S Ranch Parkway 6 – 10 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays for ages 18 and up. A session consists of 10 weeks, plus playoffs and championship, plus team and individual stats that are posted weekly on the league website. Monday night session runs through Oct. 17 and Tuesday night session runs through Sept. 13. Cost is $425 for up to a 12-man team. For more information, visit or contact the 4S Ranch Recreational Office at 858-673-3900.

The Oaks North Ladies Tuesday 9-holers invite you to join them each week for a fun and friendly round of golf. Players of all levels are welcome. Meet them at the Starter’s Station at 8:30 a.m. Tee off is at 9 a.m. For more membership information, contact Angela Schmidt at 858-217-6006.

The Rancho Bernardo Inn Men’s Golf Club is looking to add new members who enjoy the game of golf. The Men’s Golf Club holds approximately 26 tournaments a year. Members play for reduced green fees, are eligible to win prizes for tournament play, and enjoy discounted food and beverage prices at the inn after each tournament. For more information, contact Membership Chairman Jerry Canning at 858-679-1450 or visit

The Poway Youth Soccer League is now registering for the fall recreational season. Online registration is open at For more information, contact Ginger at 858-243-5304.

The Miracle League of San Diego registration is now open for the fall season, which runs from Saturday, Sept. 10 to Saturday, Nov. 19. Games are played 10 a.m. Saturdays. Price is $75. For more information, visit

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