• Team East Oakland Skills Camp -- Register for two-hour skills clinic for boys and girls, ages 7-14, on Dec. 29 at Bishop O'Dowd High School. 9500 Stearns Ave., Oakland. $60. 510-577-9100 x292, ckyriacou@bishopodowd.org

  • Oakland Baseball Club -- OBC U18 baseball program is conducting fall baseball workouts, including games and tournaments. For more info contact oaklandbaseballclub@gmail.com

  • Oakland Velocity Travel Ball -- Tryouts for upcoming 13U-14U spring teams. For a tryout appointment contact coach Cedric Gilmore 510-584-7239, coachgilmore@yahoo.com

  • Alameda Little League -- Registration open for 2014 Alameda Little League season. $125, $150 after Dec. 31. To register visit www.alamedalittleleague.org

  • Saint Mary's College Baseball Camp -- Registration open for two-day winter youth camp. For boys and girls, ages 5-12, on Dec. 21-22 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Louis Guisto Field, Moraga. $225. nml3@stmarys-ca.edu, www.smcgaels.com

  • Saint Mary's College Baseball Camp -- Registration open for two-day winter high school prospect camp. For boys ages 13-18, on Dec. 28-29 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Louis Guisto Field, Moraga. $299. nml3@stmarys-ca.edu, www.smcgaels.com

  • Golden Era Baseball -- Tryouts by appointment for 15U-18U Golden Era Baseball team. 800-331-8752, sayhey@goldenerabaseball.com, www.goldenerabaseball.com

    BASKETBALL

  • Alameda Vipers AAU Club -- Holding open tryouts on Jan. 19 and Jan. 26 for boys 14U, 15U and 16U basketball teams. 510-214-2601, alamedaaaubasketball@gmail.com, www.alamedavipers.com

  • Oakland Holiday Tournament -- City of Oakland-Parks and Recreation Dept. will be hosting a holiday basketball tournament, for grades 6-8. Dec. 21-22 at Skyline High School, 12250 Skyline Blvd., Oakland. $200. For boys tournament info contact Chris Kyriacou 510-577-9100 ext.292, and for girls contact Curtis Cooper 510-414-3570. Ckyriacou@bishopodowd.org

  • Piedmont Basketball Foundation -- Tryouts for MVP competitive league for boys and girls, grades 3-8. Dec. 15 at Binks gym, 800 Magnolia Ave., Piedmont. Advance registration is required. www.piedmonthoops.net

  • Warriors Basketball Camp -- Registration open for holiday skills clinic for boys and girls, ages 7-15. On Dec. 21 from 12:30-3:30 p.m. at Oracle Arena, 7000 Coliseum Way, Oakland. Participants also receive two Warriors tickets. 510-986-5310, warriors.com/camp

  • Orinda Drop-in Basketball -- Every Sunday night from 5-7 p.m. at Wagner Ranch Elementary. 350 Camino Pablo, Orinda. $6 residents, $7 non-residents. 925-254-2445, cityoforinda.org

    Bocce Ball

  • Casual Bocce Ball -- Every Saturday (weather permitting) starting at 10 a.m. at Adobe Art Center Park bocce courts, 20395 San Miguel Ave., Castro Valley. No signup or registration required. Free. cvbearhouse@gmail.com, 510-727-9296

    Football

  • California Pirates -- Tryouts by appointment for California Pirates adult tackle football team. For players ages 18 and over. 510-472-1166, i_davis2001@yahoo.com

    Fundraisers

  • Clayton Valley Charter-- Hosting the Hot Stove Baseball Dinner to celebrate the history of Clayton Valley baseball. Former coaches and players will be guest speakers, and proceeds go to Clayton Valley Charter Baseball and Scholarship Fund. 6 p.m. on Jan. 10 at Shadelands Civic Arts Center. $40. To purchase tickets email uglyeaglebaseball.com

  • Mt.

    Diablo High School -- Crab feed sponsored by Mt. Diablo Hall of Fame. Jan. 25 at Zio Fraedo's in Pleasant Hill. Donations will go towards MDHS sports programs. $50 before Dec. 31, $60 after. louadamo@gmail.com, 925-212-9332

  • Vallejo High School -- Donations being accepted for a sign commemorating the dedication of Dick Bass Field. Checks payable to Ed Sowash, 7442 14 Hole Drive, Windsor, CA 95492. 707-838-6882

    Golf

  • Alameda Jr Golf Club -- Sign up for the 2014 tournament season and clinics. For boys and girls ages 7-17, every Wed. at 9 a.m. starting in June. Chuck Corica Golf Course, One Clubhouse Memorial Dr., Alameda. $35. 510-521-4727, alamedajrgolf@gmail.com

    Lacrosse

  • Skyline Lacrosse Club -- Registration is open for boys and girls teams, grades 2-12. www.skylinelacrosse.com

    Rugby

  • PITS Rugby Club -- Registration open for high school boys to join PITS Rugby club based in Oakland/Piedmont. Contact Ned Schroeder at pitsrugby.com, 510-531-6959

    SOFTBALL

  • Oakland Girls Softball League -- Registration open for girls, ages 5-14, where the emphasis is on fun, teamwork and skill development. Register at sportability.com (enter Oakland Girls Softball League) or for more info contact info@ogsl.org, www.ogsl.org

  • Alameda Girls Softball League -- Registration open now, for girls ages 5-14, through Jan. 12. $125-150 for the season, $20 increase after Dec. 31. 510-499-0337, www.alamedagsa.com

  • Vallejo Hurricanes Fastpitch Softball -- Tryouts for girls 14A, 16A, and 18Gold teams will be held on Dec. 14. Must register prior tryouts at www.leaguelineup.com/hurricanesoftball14u or www.leaguelineup.com/hurricanesoftball18g, 707-315-8477

  • Union City Premier Tops -- Tryouts by appointment for U11 Union City Premier Tops Fall softball team. Accinelli Park, Union City. 510-673-1766, 408-218-9596

    Track and Field

  • Castro Valley Track Club -- Castro Valley Track Club sign-ups online. For boys and girls ages 8-18. $275. 510-409-9308, mail@jamesjphillips.com, www.cvtrackclub.com

    Water Polo

  • Ohlone Renegades -- Registrations ongoing for Ohlone Renegade Club Water Polo. For boys and girls grades 5-12. $250-$350. 510-742-2303, ohloneh2opolo@yahoo.com

    JOBS

  • Alameda Attack Lacrosse Club -- Looking to fill paid coaching positions for upcoming boys and girls lacrosse season. Practices begin late January and games are on weekends, from February to May. Program needs coaches for boys teams U9, U11, U13, and U15 and girls teams U11 and U13. Coaches must complete US Lacrosse Certified Coaches Program. To apply and for more info contact alamedalax@gmail.com

  • Castro Valley High School -- Looking for a varsity baseball coach and varsity basketball coach. Must have previous experience coaching at the high school or college level. Send resume, cover letter and references to apopper@cv.k12.ca.us

  • Head-Royce High School -- Looking to fill the following Winter coaching positions: JV boys basketball head coach and assistant, varsity girls basketball head coach and boys freshmen assistant. Also looking to fill spring coaching positions for: varsity softball head coach and assistant, varsity girls soccer assistant, swimming head coach and assistant, and varsity golf head coach. Send cover, resume and reference to Brendan Blakeley at bblakeley@headroyce.org.

  • Holy Names High School -- Looking for a head coach and assistant for varsity softball team. Send resume and three references to Slemier@hnhsoakland.org

  • Oakland Tech High School -- Looking for varsity and JV track coaches. Jcoplan@sbcglobal.net

  • San Ramon Slammers -- Looking for qualified head coaches for the year-round program. College or high school coaching experience required. Must be available twice a week and weekends. 925-209-1564, www.sanramonfastpitchsoftball.com

  • Walnut Creek Pony Bulldawgs -- Looking for coaches and instructors for the 9U-14U teams during fall, spring and/or to run clinics. Paid positions available. Contact Don 925-446-6568, www.walnutcreekpony.org, don@thefieldhouse.net