Sports datebook
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Tracy Futbol Club signups

WHEN: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 23, and Sunday, Feb. 24, and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday, Feb. 25

WHERE: The Saturday and Sunday signups will be at Chivamex Soccer, 319 W. 11th St., and the Monday signups are at In-Shape Sports Club, 101 S. Tracy Blvd.

DETAILS: Tracy Futbol Club is taking registration for the spring recreational season. The league is open to boys and girls ages 5 to 14. Parents must bring registration fee and birth certificate to the signups.

COST: $125 per-player


Tracy Sports Hall of Fame

WHEN: 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 25

WHERE: Tracy Press, 145 W. 10th St.

DETAILS: The Tracy Sports Hall of Fame will have its second meeting. The agenda includes creation of committees that will seek out nominees for the Tracy Sports Hall of Fame and organize an annual banquet to recognize inductees.

INFO: Bill Swenson, 835-3536.

Mountain House Flag Football and Cheer

WHEN: Signups are March 1 through July 13

DETAILS: Mountain House Youth Flag Football is starting its fifth and Mountain House Youth Cheer is starting its second season. The season goes from July 20 to Nov. 2.


Mountain House Hurricanes Football and Cheer

WHEN: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, March 2

WHERE: Sebastian Questa Elementary School gymnasium, 685 N. Montebello St., Mountain House

DETAILS: Mountain House Hurricanes Football and Cheer is accepting registration for players and cheerleaders for the 2013 Trans Valley Youth Football League season. Youths ages 6 to 14 are eligible to participate, parents must birth certificate, report card, and registration fee to the signup event. Registration is also accepted online at

COST: $325 for football players, $375 for cheerleaders

INFO: Mo Kahoonei at, or Jeff Grondz at, or call 925-209-4625, or go to

Tracy NJB at UC Berkeley basketball

WHEN: 2 p.m., Saturday, March 2

WHERE: Haas Pavilion, University of California, Berkeley

DETAILS: The Tracy chapter of the National Junior Basketball league is selling tickets to the Cal Bears vs. Colorado game on March 2, and aims to sell at least 275 tickets for a chance to play a 15-minute exhibition game at Haas Pavilion between the Cal game and the NJB Tracy coaches game. Deadline to buy tickets to benefit Tracy NJB is Feb. 17.

COST: $10 for youths in grades 12 and under, $15 for adults.

INFO: Tanika Williams, 925-303-3297, email, or go to

Youth soccer referee clinic

WHEN: Friday, March 8, through Sunday, March 10

WHERE: Tracy Transit Station, 50 E. Sixth St., Ste. 104

DETAILS: Tracy Youth Soccer League will host a United States Soccer Federation referee licensing clinic for new referees and those who need to renew their licenses. The three-day session runs from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. The clinic concludes with the California North Referee Administration exam.

COST: $20 to TYSL for the clinic and $40 to CNRA for the exam.

INFO: Diana Magallanes,; or

2012 Trophy Tour

WHEN: 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 20

WHERE: Tracy City Hall, 333 Civic Center Plaza

DETAILS: The San Francisco Giants will bring their World Series trophies from 2012 and 2010 to Tracy. The event will include concessions, drawings for prizes, and the opportunity for photos with the World Series trophies.

INFO: 831-6200 or

Pins for Pets

WHEN: 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 23

WHERE: West Valley Bowl, 2365 East St.

DETAILS: Abbigail Hickman, 9, of Tracy, has organized a benefit bowling tournament to support the Tracy Animal Shelter. Her goal is to raise $1,500 to buy food and supplies for the shelter animals. She also seeks donations of prizes for a raffle during the event.

INFO: West Valley Bowl, 835-5262; or

Kimball freshman orientation

WHEN: 7 p.m., Monday, March 25

WHERE: Athletic Complex, Kimball High School, 3200 Jaguar Run

DETAILS: Kimball High School Athletic Director Steve Thornton will host a presentation for eighth-graders who plan to participate in athletics at Kimball High starting in the fall 2013 season. Parents and students will have the opportunity to meet the coaches and learn more about Jaguar athletic programs. Participation requirements, fees, eligibility, practice schedules, and off season workouts will be discussed.

INFO: Steve Thornton, 832-6600 ext. 4075, or email

Tracy Rampage crab feed

WHEN: 5:30 p.m., Saturday, April 6

WHERE: American Legion Hall, 1960 N. Tracy Blvd.

DETAILS: Tracy Rampage youth football and cheer will host a crab feed to raise money for the new youth sports group. No-host cocktails are at 5:30 p.m. and dinner is at 6:30 p.m. The event includes a dessert auction, silent auction and live auction.

COST: $40

INFO: Lisa Aguilera, 814-8256 or go to Tickets are available at Keller-Williams Realty, 2311 N. Tracy Blvd.

Masters swimming

WHEN: 7 to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, ongoing.

WHERE: Pinkie Phillips Aquatics Center, West High, 1775 W. Lowell Ave.

DETAILS: Ellis Aquatics offers a masters swim program for swimmers at least 18 years of age who want to improve their overall fitness, develop better technique or train for any type of swimming competition.

COST: $25 per month

INFO: Michele Loomis,; or

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