Pioneer Sports Shorts for May 24, 2024

CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA (May 24, 2024) — Red Devil Golf Classic set for June 28: The Red Devil Golf Committee announced its annual fund-raising tournament will be Friday, June 28, at Diablo Creek Golf Course in Concord. Registration starts at 11 a.m., followed by lunch, golf, dinner and raffle/silent auction.

Proceeds help academic and athletic programs at Mt. Diablo High School. Interested participants should contact Lou Adamo by phone (925) 212-9332 or email or Rudy Perez (925) 408-6790 or

Flag Football camp at Clayton Valley Charter June 24-26

Be Elite 3-Day Summer Youth Camp at Clayton Valley Charter High School is June 24-26, 9 a.m. to noon daily. The camp is designed to provide youth (K-7th grade) with an immersive, fun flag football experience to enhance skills and learn new techniques. Camp includes skill-building drills, team-building exercises, friendly scrimmages and coaching from CVCHS student-athletes. Open to girls and boys of all skill levels from beginners to experienced athletes. For more info and to register visit

Clayton sharpshooter takes top 5 at Hoop Shoot Nationals

Jackson Ramirez of Clayton took fifth place in the Elks Hoop Shoot 12-13 boys national championship last month making 21 of 25 in the finals at Wintrust Arena, home of the WNBA’s Chicago Sky and DePaul’s Blue Demons.. Overall, he made 118 of 125 attempts during the months long competition. He won the 8-9 boys division in 2019-20, which was a pandemic-mandated virtual competition completed in 2021.

Diablo Valley FC soccer tryouts this month

Diablo Valley FC is holding its annual tryouts for boys and girls in the U8 to u19 age groups this month. The area’s premier competitive youth soccer program participates in Development Player League, National Premier Leagues, MLS NEXT, Elite Academy and NorCal Premier. More tryouts coming next week. Visit for more info and tryout registration.

Terrapins Swim Team offering spring, summer programs

Terrapins Swim Club has a spring Orange program for swimmers six years and older who have completed advanced swim lessons and want to learn about the swim team experience. The spring program runs three days a week at Concord Community Pool through June 7. The USA Swimming team also offers stroke and racing skills clinics for three age groups fron 8 and under through 11 and over in June and July. For more info and to register for swim programs visit

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