Sports in brief

McMinnville JBO
holding tryouts
The McMinnville Grizzlies Junior Baseball Organization is holding tryouts for interested baseball players in grades 2-8 Friday, March 5, and Saturday, March 6, at Wortman Stadium at McMinnville High School, 615 N.E. 15th Street, McMinnville.
There is no cost to try out but children must be registered beforehand at www.macjbo.com before proceeding. Second- through fourth-graders will try out from 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. both days. Fifth- and sixth-graders will try out from 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. both days, while the tryout periods for seventh- and eighth-graders are from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. both days.

Cycle and Sip event coming March 13
Cyclists, start your pedals. The Cycle & Sip bike ride, held in conjunction with the McMinnville Wine & Food Classic, will take place Sunday, March 13, at 9:30 a.m.
Cost of participation is $60 and includes entry into the Wine & Food Classic; proceeds from the event will benefit Doernbecher Children’s Hospital and McMinnville’s St. James School. Riders may pick up their packets beginning at 7 a.m. at Evergreen Wings & Waves Waterpark, 500 Northeast Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville, the starting and end point of the 30-mile ride
Early packet pickup may take place Saturday, March 12, from 12 to 7 p.m. at the Eola Hills Tasting Room, 448 N.E. 3rd Street, McMinnville.
Call Rich at 503-623-2405 for questions and other information.