Soleil Orca was the batter who hit a two-run, walk-off double for St. Joseph in the bottom of the fifth inning to give the Knights a 4-3 win over Soledad in a Best of the West Tournament softball game at Pioneer Valley High School Saturday.   

Orcutt Academy Spring Break Basketball Camp

The Orcutt Academy girls basketball team will host a Spring Break Basketball Camp Tuesday, April 23 through Thursday, April 25 from 10:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day at the Lakeview Junior High School gymnasium.

The camp is for boys and girls ages first through eighth grade. Orcutt Academy girls basketball team players and coaches will run the sessions. Dribbling, passing, shooting, footwork and defense will be stressed at the clinics.

Contact coach Tom Robb at or coach Theresa Kendrick at 805-286-2864 to reserve a spot.

The cost is $55 for all three days of the camp.

Pioneer Valley basketball camp

The Pioneer Valley boys basketball team will host a clinic April 25 and 26, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. each day, at the Pioneer Valley High School gymnasium. 

Youngsters fifth grade and older are eligible. Offense, defense, shooting and dribbling will be emphasized during the sessions.

The cost is $20 for two days.

Contact coach Ross Rivera at 922-1305, ext. 5620 to reserve a spot.      

Boys & Girls Club summer basketball registration

Registration for summer basketball at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Maria Valley is now open for early-bird registrations online at

The league is open for all K through eighth-grade boys and girls.

The early-bird registration fee is $50 per player. The regular registration fee is $55 and late fee will go up to $60. Games will begin the week of June 17 and end the week of July 29. Games will be played Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings.

For questions about the league, please contact J’Nay Hawthorne at 354-7431 or email at


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