• Piedmont High School -- Piedmont High School Shooting Clinic with the Shot Doctor, Duane Lewis, noon-3 p.m. and 3-6 p.m., Oct. 28. For boys and girls ages 7-18. Piedmont HS, 800 Magnolia Avenue, Piedmont. 510-595-1410, phsshotdoctor@gmail.com

  • NorCal Courts -- NorCal Courts Youth Basketball Jamboree, noon-6 p.m. Oct. 21 and Oct. 28. For boy and girls grades 2-8. 360 Ferry St, Martinez. Two game pack $125. 925-708-7929, norcalcourts@gmail.com, www.norcalcourts.com

    Rowing

  • Oakland Strokes -- Registration to try novice rowing for two weeks, 4-6 p.m. daily through the fall. For boys and girls grades 9-12. Tidewater Boating Center, 4675 Tidewater Avenue, Oakland. $220. 510-434-1755, www.oaklandstrokes.org

    BASEBALL

  • Alameda Attack -- U13 Alameda Attack Fall baseball team is looking for other U13 teams to play a friendly home/away series weekends and evenings through October. Krusi Field, Alameda. geedenn63@yahoo.com

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes -- Seventh Annual FCA Pro and College Baseball Youth Challenge, 1-4:30 p.m. Nov. 11. For players ages 6-14. Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. $25. bayareafca.org/baseballyouthchallenge

  • Baseball USA Nationals -- Tryouts by appointment for the 13U-18U Baseball USA Nationals teams. 6761 Sierra Ct. Suite B, Dublin. 925-785-5531, Coachfisher44@aol.com

  • California Smoke -- Tryouts by appointment for the U18 California Smoke baseball 2012 fall and 2013 summer teams. San Jose Municipal Stadium, San Jose. 510-715-9813, calsmoke@pacbell.net, www.smokebaseball.com

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

  • Patriots Baseball Club -- Tryouts by appointment for 12U boys 2011 AWS World Series Champion Patriots Baseball Club. 925-383-1819, concordpatriots1@gmail.com

    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

  • Oakland Undercurrent Swimming -- Fourth Annual SwimONDA, 4 p.m., Oct. 26. Proceeds benefit the Oakland Undercurrent Swimming Organization. Laney College, 900 Fallon Street, Oakland. info@oaklandundercurrent.org, www.oaklandundercurrent.org

  • Chabot College -- Chabot College Texas Hold'em Poker Tournament, 6-11 p.m. Oct. 27. Must be age 21 or older Proceeds benefit the Chabot College Athletic Fund. 501 Marina Blvd, San Leandro. $60. 510-723-6662, www.chabotcollege.edu/facsites/pages/index.cfm?teacherid=27&;pageid=129

  • Buon Tempo Club -- Spaghetti and Meatball feed, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 28. Proceeds benefit the George Mark Children's House. Castro Valley Moose Lodge, 20835 Rutledge Road, Castro Valley. $15, $10 for kids. 510-727-9296, cvbearhouse@gmail.com

  • Oakland High School -- Touchstone Golf Foundation Lake Chabot Tournament, 12:30 p.m. Nov. 2. Proceeds benefit the Oakland HS golf team. Lake Chabot GC, 11450 Golf Links Road, Oakland. $60. 510-351-5812

  • Pegnim & Ivancich Youth Foundation -- 2012 Holiday Season Fundraiser, 6-9 p.m., Nov. 8. Proceeds will go to the Lend a Hand Foundation to provide underprivileged youth with gifts during the holiday season. 2915 Broadway, Oakland. $30. 925-548-5575, michaelp@pegnimlaw.com

    SOFTBALL

  • California Crossfire -- Tryouts for 10U-18U Gold California Crossfire Fastpitch Softball Team, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Nov. 18-19 and Dec. 1-2. Ultimate Sports Academy, 3442 Adeline Street, Oakland. 925-457-5607, bandsm1@comcast.net, www.crossfiresoftball.com

  • Lady Wolfpack -- Tryouts by appointment for 14U Lady Wolfpack Softball. 510-688-6398, ladywolfpackaccounting@yahoo.com

  • St. Mary's High School -- St. Mary's is looking for a home/away varsity softball game or scrimmage. 510-472-3768, thecoachesden@sbcglobal.net

  • Fellowship of Christian Athletes -- FCA Softball Youth Challenge, 1-4:30 p.m. Nov. 18. For players ages 6-14. Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. $25. bayareafca.org/softballyouthchallenge

    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

    Ultimate

  • Bay Area Disc Association -- Contra Costa Ultimate Clinic, 2-4 p.m. Oct. 21. For boys and girls ages 14-18. Valley View Middle School, 181 Viking Place, Pleasant Hill. $10 per clinic. 925-946-0612, youthdivision@bayareadisc.org, ContraCostaUltimateClinic@yahoo.com

    JOBS

  • Kennedy-Richmond High School -- Looking for a girls volleyball coach, softball coach, baseball coach, and swimming coach. 510-932-2683, mgash@wccusd.net

  • Oakland Tech High School -- Looking for a head track and field coach. jcoplan@sbcglobal.net

  • St.

    Elizabeth High School -- Looking for a girls varsity basketball coach, girls and boys JV basketball coaches, a girls varisty soccer coach, a mens varsity volleyball coach, and a track and field coach. bgarcelon@stliz-hs.org