Kiwanis All-Star Basketball
The 28th annual Kiwanis Central Coast All-Star Basketball Spectacular will be held on Saturday at Hancock College’s Joe White Memorial Gymnasium.
The Spectacular, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Santa Maria Valley, matches the best senior boys and girls from Northern Santa Barbara County against the top seniors from San Luis Obispo County.
The girls’ game tips off at 5 p.m.
The boys’ game follows at 7 p.m.
There will also be 3-point shooting contests for both girls and boys and a boys slam dunk contest as part of the event.
Righetti High’s Desiree Hitch will coach the northern Santa Barbara girls team with Morro Bay’s Tyler Fechner coaching the SLO County stars.
Santa Ynez High’s Mike Alexander will coach the Santa Barbara boys team while Nipomo’s Kevin Hitchen will coach the SLO County boys.
There will be a snack bar hosted by AHC Athletics.
General admission is $8 with student and child admission $4.
All proceeds from the Spectacular are dedicated to a special fund that covers expenses
for Good Samaritan Shelter children to participate in sports programs and to scholarships for local high school seniors.
For further information, contact Gary Prober at 264-1523 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Smiley Wilkins Memorial Golf
The Santa Maria-Lompoc chapter of the NAACP is hosting the 24th annual Smiley Wilkins Memorial Scholarship Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 21 at The Mission Club in Vandenberg Village.
The entry fee for the scramble format tournament is $135.
The registration deadline without the discount is April 15.
The entry fee includes one round of golf, golf carts, tee prizes and an awards dinner.
There will also be door prizes, a 50/50 drawing and an auction.
Door prize packets that include two mulligans and 40 door prize tickets can be pre-purchased for $40.
For non-golfers who would like to attend, dinner is available for $20.
The annual Smiley Wilkins Memorial raises funds that are used to provide scholarships to students who demonstrate the potential for academic success.
Hole sponsorships are also available for $150.
To sign up or for more information, contact Kerry Brooks (714-5452), Howard "Happy" Harrison (878-1225), Tom Williams (886-4972), Mike Henson (757-7085) or Marcus Wilkins (717-7541).
Patrick Ostini Memorial Baseball Game
Cabrillo High School is hosting its annual Patrick Ostini Memorial Alumni Baseball Game on Saturday, April 21, at McIntyre Field.
Cabrillo High School varsity baseball batting practice will be at 11 a.m.
Cabrillo alumni batting practice will be at 11:45 p.m.
The game begins at 1 p.m.
To sign up or for more details, contact Cabrillo Baseball at 717-3213 or the Cabrillo Athletic Office at 742-2905.
One Way Water Polo seeks players
The Santa Maria-based One Way Water Polo program is seeking players for its 10 & Under, 12 & Under and 14 & Under boys and girls teams.
No experience is necessary. The first two visits to the program are free, and scholarships are available.
One Way Sunday water polo hours are from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Masters program and from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for the youth program. Practices take place at Paul Nelson Pool in Santa Maria.
For more information, contact Charlie Bell at 805-878-1285 or www.onewaywaterpolo.com.