By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Sport Shorts
Placeholder Image
Riverbank Recreation Department is planning a Bay Meadows horse racing trip by bus for Saturday, Oct. 16, provided it gets enough participants.

The trip will last from 9:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. and cost $57.50 per person. Enjoy a buffet lunch at the track, receive a race program and try your luck betting on the ponies or just enjoy an afternoon cheering on your favorite horse.

Friday, Oct. 1, is the deadline for registration in the Department office at 6707 Third Street.

A Modesto area girls softball team, California Pouncers, for 12 and under, will have tryouts on Aug. 10 and 12 as well as throughout the fall season. Dedicated and competitive girls are invited to call for more information. Call Kevin Coenen at 523-8853, or Ryan at home 578-5825 or cell 993-9149. They are also looking at starting a 10 and under team. Players and coaches are wanted.

Coast to Coast Softball is recruiting California softball players ages 16- to 19 to represent the U.S. in Australia and Hawaii during the 2004-2205 winter, and summer school breaks. Tryouts are set for Thursday, Sept. 2, at United Sports Complex in Stockton and for Saturday, Sept. 11, at Solano College in Suisun City. For more information or to register for a tryout, call (740) 373-2068 or visit the website,