Spring Dragons, BGCSV, Babe Ruth, bocce, Little League, HOF
SONOMA VALLEY HIGH School’s 2013 spring sports preseasons are underway with practice sessions in six sports, including boys’ baseball, girls’ softball, boys’ tennis and golf, boys’ and girls’ track and field, and boys’ and girls’ swimming. The varsity baseball boys will scrimmage at Rancho Cotate tomorrow, Saturday, Feb. 16, before opening their season hosting longtime sectional rival San Marin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Arnold Field. Sonoma’s track and field teams will hold their annual season-opening intra-squad Green and White Relays and Alumni Meet starting at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 27, at Schantz Track. Again, Sonoma alumni are invited to participate in the event, and anyone interested can contact Linda Patterson at 933-4010 or email email@example.com.
BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS Sonoma Valley are holding a final registration session for youth T-ball and coach-pitch baseball for boys and girls ages 4 to 8 years old at the club’s location in Maxwell Farms Regional Park, 100 Verano Ave., from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow, Saturday, Feb, 16. For costs or more details, call athletic director Dwayne Kilgore at 938-8544, ext. 112, or email
SONOMA VALLEY BABE Ruth Baseball Association is still accepting player sign-ups and letters of intent to coach. To register as a player for the 2013 season, call Mario Alioto at 318-6945 and make an appointment. To manage or coach, send a resumé of coaching experience to S.V.B.R., P.O. Box 2113, Sonoma, CA 95476. For more details visit eteamz.com/SVBR.
SONOMA BOCCE BALL Association is taking sign-ups for new and existing members wanting to play in 2013. To register, checks made out to Bocce Sonoma can be mailed to Ginette Cary, 364 Las Casitas Court, Sonoma, CA 95476. For more details call (Ginette) 935-3337 or (John) 938-2101.
SONOMA LITTLE LEAGUE continues its online registration – costs are $105 a player and $65 for siblings, with a $100 volunteer deposit – at sonomalittleleague.com.
SONOMA VALLEY HIGH School’s alumni committee organizing the 2013 Dragon Hall of Fame event, taking place Saturday, May 11, at Hanna Boys Center’s new facility on its Arnold Drive campus, needs help with its search for members of the Sonoma girls’ 1978 and ’79 cross country championship teams. Anyone with contact information, or for Dragon Hall of Fame ticket details, or to make donations can call SVHS alumnus Bob Kruljac at 483-1856.