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PARADISE VALLEY WOMEN’S 18-HOLE GOLF GROUP REGISTRATION — Registration for the current season is ongoing. The group meets for play every Monday at 8 a.m. For more information, call 864-0486.

RANCHO SOLANO WOMEN’S GOLF CLUB REGISTRATION — Open to women 18 and older who would like to establish a handicap and nurture the spirit and rules of the sport. The club plays every Tuesday and once a month on a Saturday for businesswomen. For more information, call Debbie Egidio at 448-3183 or e-mail debbie@dtsegidio.com.

RANCHO SOLANO MEN’S GOLF CLUB REGISTRATION — The Rancho Solano Men’s Club is taking applications for membership for 2012. Membership fee entitles the new member to participate in monthly tournaments and a membership to the Northern California Golf Association (NCGA). For more information, go to www.rsmcgolf.com or contact Vince Dominguez at vincent.dominguez59@yahoo.com.

SOLANO COUNTY SWAT SOFTBALL TRYOUTS — Saturday-Sunday, 12-U, 9-10 a.m. pitchers and catchers, position players 10 a.m.-noon; Aug. 9-10, 14-U, pitchers and catchers, 9-10 a.m. pitchers and catchers, position players 10 a.m.-noon; Aug. 16-17, 16-U, pitchers and catchers 9-10 a.m., position players 10 a.m.-noon. All tryouts at Willis Jepson Middle School, 580 Elder St., Vacaville. For more information, call Walt at 761-2247.

FLY FISHERS — Next fly casting clinic, Saturday, at Dover Park. Next group meeting Aug. 13 at Episcopal Church, First and Kentucky streets. Open to fly fishing enthusiasts of all ages. Fly casting clinics generally held first Saturday of every month, group meets second Wednesday of every month. For more information, contact Dr. Ceder at 864-0345 evenings and weekends.

VALLEJO HURRICANES 16-U, 18-U SOFTBALL FALL BALL TRYOUTS — Sunday, 9-11 a.m., also Aug. 23 and 24, 9-11, at PAL Field, 301 Wallace Ave., Vallejo. All positions open. Go to www.leaguelineup.com/hurricanesoftball-ak to fill our a registration form.

SOLANO CYCLING CLUB BICYCLE RIDE — Sunday, Napa Loop Via Dry Creek & Mt. Veeder. Meet at Raley’s, 3007 Travis Boulevard in Fairfield at 8 a.m. to caravan to the start point at Redwood & Solano Street in Napa. For more information email solanocycling@yahoogroups.com or locate us on Facebook at Solano Cycling Club.

COWTOWN CAMPERS RV CLUB MONTHLY MEETING — Monday, 7:30 p.m., at the Vacaville Moose Lodge, 6585 Gibson Canyon Road. Meetings are generally held the first Monday of every month. Moose membership is not required. The Cowtown Campers are a Good Sam RV club. For more information, call 678-9418.

KICK IT AT PAL — Every Monday, 6-9 p.m. at the Matt Garcia Youth Center. Soccer open to students ages 13-18 who are enrolled in school. PAL membership is $10 a year. Register at the Community Center. Parent signature and local ID required. For more information, call 422 6288, go to Fairfield-pal.org or go to Facebook at pal.info@fairfield-pal.org.

FAIRFIELD PACIFIC LITTLE LEAGUE BOARD MEETING — Monday,  6:30 p.m., B. Gale Wilson School Library. Meetings generally held every first Monday of each month. Meetings in April, May and June will start at 7:30 p.m. For more information, call 816-0537 or go to www.fairfieldpacificlittleleague.com.

HUGO PEREZ ELITE TRAINING SOCCER CAMP — Monday-Wednesday, 6-8 p.m., Dan Foley Park, 1461 No. Camino Alto, Vallejo. For elite U-10 to U-14 boys and girls players. Fees apply. For more information, call Gerson Perez at 342-7370, email coachgersonperez@gmail.com or go to www.HugoPerezEliteTraining.com.

VANDEN FALL SPORTS PARENT/PLAYER MEETING AND ATHLETE PHYSICALS— Parent/Player meeting is Tuesday, at Jim Boyd Gym, Vanden High, at 6 p.m. Physicals are Thursday at the Shubin Building, 6 p.m. Practice for fall sports begins Aug. 11.

FAIRFIELD-SUISUN BASS REAPERS MEETING — Tuesday, 7 p.m., Hometown Buffet, 1315 Gateway Blvd., Fairfield. Meetings generally held first Tuesday of each month. Prospective members are welcome to attend. Monthly tournaments held throughout the year, rain or shine. This is a good opportunity to heighten skills and to learn to enjoy the sport of largemouth bass fishing. Boat ownership not required. For more information, call Bill at 426-1694.

SUISUN AMERICAN LITTLE LEAGUE BOARD MEETING — Wednesday, 7 p.m., Lambrecht Sports Complex Little League fields, Suisun City. Meetings generally held first Wednesday of each month. For more information, call Michele Green at 372-4120 or go to SuisunAmerican.com.

RODRIGUEZ SOFTBALL BOOSTER CLUB MEETING — Wednesday, 7 p.m., Rodriguez High P.E. classroom. Meetings generally held the first Wednesday of each month. For more information, call 803-2196.

CORDELIA TRI-VALLEY LITTLE LEAGUE BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING — Wednesday, 7 p.m., Cenario’s Pizza, 364 Pittman Road, Fairfield. Meetings generally held on first Wednesday of month. For more information, e-mail info@ctvll.org or go to www.ctvll.org.

SOLANO SOCCER CLUB MEETING — Thursday, 7:30 p.m., Paradise Valley Golf Course, 3950 Paradise Valley Drive, Fairfield. Meetings are generally held the first Thursday of each month. For more information, go to solanosoccerclub.com.

TAKING AIM WOMEN’S SHOOTING CLUB MEETINGS — Thursday, 6-7 p.m., and Aug. 15, 10 a.m.-noon, 33-B Commerce Place, Vacaville. Classes generally meet the first Thursday and third Friday of each month. Fees apply. For more information, call Marcia at 330-3556 or go to www.TakingAimWSC.com.

NOR-CAL ELITE SOFTBALL TRYOUTS — Aug. 9, at Solano Community College softball field, 12-U/14-U at 9 a.m., 16-U/18-U at noon; Aug. 10, 12-U/14-U at 9 a.m., 16-U/18-U at 11 a.m., 8-U/10-U at noon. Please arrive 30 minutes early to fill out paperwork. For more information, call Ronny Harper (12-U/14-U) at 752-7312, Aimee Schlumpberger (8-U, 10-U, 16-U and 18-U) at 334-4767.

SOLANO CYCLING CLUB BICYCLE RIDE — Aug. 9, Fruit Loop. Meet at B. Gale Wilson School in Rancho Solano at 9 am. We will stop at various fruit stands along this route. For more information email solanocycling@yahoogroups.com or locate us on Facebook at Solano Cycling Club.

SOLANO CYCLING CLUB MONTHLY MEETING — Aug. 12, 7 p.m. at the Wah Shine, 145 Peabody Road, Vacaville, Vaca Village Shopping Center. Meetings generally held second Tuesday of each month. For more information, email solanocycling@aol.com or locate the club on Facebook at Solano Cycling Club.

ARMIJO HIGH FOOTBALL BOOSTERS — Aug. 12, 6 p.m., Armijo High’s Room F-9. Meetings are generally held the second Tuesday of each month.

CIRCLE D HORSEMAN’S ASSOCIATION — Aug. 13, 7 p.m., Circle D Horseman’s Association Clubhouse, Meridian Road at Griffin Lane, Vacaville. Group generally meets second Wednesday of each month. For more information, contact Ron at 447-7671, Bill at 446-1702 or Patty at 447-5213, or write the organization c/o P.O. Box 986, Vacaville 95696.

SOLANO CLASSIC CAR CLUB MONTHLY MEETING — Aug. 14, 7 p.m., at Denny’s, 2980 Travis Blvd., Fairfield. The club generally meets the second Thursday of each month. For more information, call Berkeley Kent at 422-2251.

FAIRFIELD ATLANTIC LITTLE LEAGUE BOARD MEETING — Aug. 14, 7 p.m., at Round Table Pizza, 2401 Waterman Blvd. Meetings generally held second Thursday of each month.

NAPA VALLEY EXPRESS FALL SOFTBALL TRYOUTS — Aug. 16, 10-U from 10-11:30 a.m., 12-U from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., 14-U from 1-2:30 p.m., Aug. 23, 16-U from 9 a.m.-noon., at Napa High. Please arrive 30 minutes early for paperwork. Pitchers and catchers will be asked to stay after the general tryout for further evaluation. For more information, call Express President Ron Walston at 337-8216, or email admin@napavalleyexpress.net. To pre-register, go to www.napavalleyexpress.net.

SOLANO CYCLING CLUB BICYCLE RIDE — Aug. 17, Pleasants Valley Ride and Club Picnic. Meet at Butcher Road in Vacaville at 9:30 a.m. Picnic will be held at Hume Park in Lagoon Valley after the ride. For more information email solanocycling@yahoogroups.com or locate us on Facebook at Solano Cycling Club.

KLASSIC UNIQUES CAR CLUB GENERAL MEETING — Aug. 19, 7 p.m. Meetings generally held third Tuesday of each month. For more information and meeting information, contact Frank Flanagan at 864-0619.

SOLANO CYCLING CLUB BICYCLE RIDE — Aug. 23, Grizzly Island. Meet by McDonald’s at 109 Sunset in Suisun City at 8 a.m. For more information email solanocycling@yahoogroups.com or locate us on Facebook at Solano Cycling Club.

SOLANO CYCLING CLUB BICYCLE RIDE — Aug. 31, Nicassio Reservoir. Meet at Raley’s, 3007 Travis Boulevard in Fairfield at 8 a.m to caravan to the start point at Nicasio Reservoir in Marin County.  For more information email solanocycling@yahoogroups.com or locate us on Facebook at Solano Cycling Club.

BEN McLEMORE BASKETBALL PROCAMP — Sept. 6, at Courtside Basketball Center, Rocklin, 9 a.m.-noon. Fees apply. Open to boys and girls of all skill levels from grades 1-12. To register or for more information, go to BenMcLeMoreCamp.com.

CALIFORNIA YOUTH BASKETBALL LEAGUE — Fall league runs Sept. 6-Nov. 1. Individuals and teams invited to participate. For more information, call 916-391-3900 or go to www.cybhoops.com.

THIRD ANNUAL RIDE TO DEFEAT DIABETES (R2D2) — Oct. 5, rides of 10, 25 and 60 miles. All start at NorthBay VacaValley Hospital. The 60-mile ride departs at 7:30 a.m., the 25-mile ride at 9 a.m., the 10-mile ride at 10 a.m. Fees apply. To register or apply, go to www.northbay.org/r2d2.

Paul Farmer

Paul Farmer is a 1985 graduate of Brigham Young University. The Suisun City resident has been with the Daily Republic Sports Department since 1989 and has served as sports editor since 2007. He and his wife Jackie have four children.
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