Youth teams starting signups and tryouts |

Youth teams starting signups and tryouts

Nevada County Breeze, an AAU basketball team for 11-year-old girls, is looking for players, says Breeze coach Mike Fry.

The team practices at Bear River High School and will be competing throughout the region.

For more information, call Mike Fry at 823-1635.

Hoops tryouts on tap

The Pacific Pistols girls 16-and-under basketball team will be holding tryouts Sunday at Placer High School in Auburn from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m..

For more information call 594-7118.

Youth soccer tryouts


Gold Country United Soccer will be holding Metro and Class I tryouts at Ready Spring School, 112 Nevada City Highway.

Tryouts for boys ages 8-11 will be held Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon. Boys ages 12-15 will also be held from 1-4 p.m.

Girls ages 8-13 will have tryouts 9 a.m.-noon on Saturday, March 23, with girls ages 14-18 will have their tryouts from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Interested parties should bring shin guards (mandatory), cleats, water, warm-ups, and $10.50 for insurance if the child was not on a Gold Country team last year.

Any questions regarding the tryout can be sent via e-mail to

Miner basketball camp signing up

Coaches and players from Nevada Union’s basketball program, as well as coaches from feeder programs, will be conducting a basketball camp from June 24-28 at Nevada Union High School.

The cost for the camp, which will emphasize footwork, shooting and defensive skills, will be $110 per child.

For families with two or more siblings interested, the cost will be a flat fee of $175. Fliers will be distributed at schools and sporting goods stores.

Those interested can also contact NU boys varsity basketball coach Jeff Dellis at 271-7041.

Camp for children from fourth to eighth grade will be conducted from 9 a.m. to noon. Incoming high school students on up to seniors will have their camp from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

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