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Softball tryouts and Krispy Kreme donuts


The Dallas Basketball Association sixth-grade team has won three of four tournaments so far this season. Team members are (front row, left to right) Josiah Garcia, Michael Kluting, Ryan Ruiz, Seth Henry, (back row) Colton Posey, Shane Henry, Ryan Morgan, Will Gaskins and Kyle Teal. The team is coached by Mitch Posey.

Dallas Kids, Inc. softball is holding tryouts Jan. 9 for ASA teams

. For more information: or 503-623-6419.

Members of the Dallas swim team will be selling Krispy Kreme Donuts Jan. 9 at the Dallas Walmart and Dutch Bros. in Dallas and Monmouth from 8 a.m.-1 p.m

. The donuts are $9 per dozen. Proceeds will benefit the DHS swim team. To pre-order or for delivery: 503-623-5774.

Dallas Youth Sports is putting together a 12-under ASA softball team

. The team will practice every Sunday beginning Jan. 10. Tournaments will begin in June. The cost is $150 for four tournaments. For more information: Kyle Buse at

Western Oregon is hosting three softball camps during January

. The camps are for girls ages 7-18. The catchers camp will be held Jan. 17 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The cost is $85. The pitchers camp will be held Jan. 23. Ages 7-11 will meet from 9:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Ages 12-14 will meet from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Ages 15-18 will meet from 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. and 4 p.m.-6 p.m. The cost for each session is $35. The fielding and hitting camp will be held Jan. 24. All outfielders and infielders ages 7-14 will meet from 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Infielders ages 15-18 will meet from 1 p.m.-3 p.m. The cost is $50. Western coaches and players will instruct. For more information: Jami Strinz, 503-838-8438.

The Dallas United Soccer Club needs coaches for boys and girls teams at all levels for the spring season

. Team selection will take place in February. Practices begin in March. For an application or more information: or Jim Cross

Central Youth Sports office hours are Wednesdays from 6 p.m.-8 p.m

. The CYS office is located at 169 S. Broad St. in Monmouth. The CYS phone number is 503-838-4013. The CYS Web site is


Kids, Inc.

is located at 187 SW Court St

. The Kids Inc. phone number is 503-623-6419. The Kids, Inc. Web site is and the e-mail address is

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