The San Benito High boys golf team will host a fundraiser on
Saturday, April 25 at the Diablo Course at the Ridgemark Golf and
Country Club in Hollister. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m., with a
shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $125 per person, or $500 for a
YMCA’s Healthy Kids Day to be held April 25
The YMCA of San Benito County invites the community to participate in YMCA Healthy Kids Day, the nation’s largest health day for children and families. The event, which will be free and open to the public, will be held on April 25 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 339 Fifth Street in front of the YMCA.
Sharkie, mascot of the San Jose Sharks, will be in attendance depending upon how the team does in the playoffs.
The YMCA has also introduced a new program in indoor soccer for those in grades 6-8.
For more information, contact the YMCA of San Benito County, located at 339 Fifth Street in Hollister (right across from the Granada Theater), at 831-637-8600, visit the Web site at www.centralcoast.org, or e-mail Sports Coordinator Kristi Agan: [email protected]
Big Sur International Marathon slated for April 26 along Hwy. 1 to Carmel
The Big Sur International Marathon will take place along Highway 1 from Big Sur to Carmel on Sunday, April 26. Six race categories include the marathon, marathon relay, 21-, 10.6- and 9-mile races as well as a 5K. Spectator viewing is easily accessible at the “Marathon Village” area at Rio Road and Highway One.
On Saturday, the Just Run! Just Kids 3K will take place at the Cannery Row area and along Pacific Grove coastline to Lover’s Point beginning at 8 a.m.
For more information, contact [email protected] or call 831-625-6226.
SBHS golf fundraiser slated for April 25
The San Benito High boys golf team will host a fundraiser on Saturday, April 25 at the Diablo Course at the Ridgemark Golf and Country Club in Hollister. Registration starts at 7:30 a.m., with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Cost is $125 per person, or $500 for a foursome. Raffle prizes, a putting contest (separate fee of $5), a Tiger Hole ($5), a long-drive contest (included in cost) and a closest to the hole contest (included) will take place, as will a barbecue lunch to follow the round of golf. Make checks payable to ‘Baler Backers Golf. For more information, contact Reggie Synegal at 831-637-6772 or at: [email protected]
Hollister golfer runner-up at NCGA tourney
Ryan Han, of Hollister, shot a 152 (77-75) in the Boys’ First Flight at the NCGA Junior Tour Spring Series IV at Poplar Creek Golf Course in San Mateo last week. Han’s second-round 75 was five-over for the day, and placed him six strokes behind leader Richard Ayala of Hillsbourgh (146).
The Junior Tour Spring Series will continue this weekend at the Oakmont Golf Club in Santa Rosa.
Gilroy Shockers seek pitchers
The Gilroy Shockers 16-and-under “B” girls fastpitch softball team is looking for a pitcher(s) for the 2009 summer season. If interested, please contact Jose at 408-665-2888.