Baseball FALL PROGRAM: A fall instructional program will be offered by the Calvert County American Little League through November. Boys and girls ages 8-16 are eligible. Information: Gary Keller, 410-535-5118, or Robert Bryner, 410-535-4527.

WINTER CAMP: The coaches of Calvert and Northern high schools will hold a 5-Tool camp for boys and girls ages 8-15 in January and February at Northern. The camp covers all facets of the game in six sessions. Cost: $180 before Jan. 1, $195 after. Information: 301-855-0377, or

Basketball COMPETITIVE LEAGUE: An under-14, under-12 and under-10 league for boys and girls will be offered in Calvert County this season. Information: 410-535-1600 or 301-855-1243, Ext. 227.

ADULT LEAGUES: Calvert County Parks and Recreation is accepting applications for adult basketball leagues. Three age divisions: 18 and over, 28 and over, 40 and over. Rosters must have a minimum of 10 players and a maximum of 15. Cost: $670 per team with a $50 deposit. Information: 410-535-1600 or 301-855-1243, Ext. 227 or 229.

COORDINATORS NEEDED: Calvert County Parks and Recreation is hiring league coordinators to supervise the 2002-03 Youth Basketball Program. They are responsible for site supervision and record-keeping of all league activities. Applicants must be 18 or older and able to work nights and weekends. Starting salary is $8 per hour. Information: Sports office, 410-535-1600 or 301-855-1243, Ext. 227 or 229.

Boxing REGISTRATION: The Southern Maryland Boxing and Martial Arts Academy has ongoing registration for all interested youths 12 and older and adults at the Athletic Clubhouse, 6:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Training starts in January. Information: 301-932-4348, 301-870-0352 or

Lacrosse OFFICIALS NEEDED: The Southern Maryland branch of the Capital Area Lacrosse Officials Association is seeking new members to officiate boys' youth and high school games in spring 2003. Pay ranges from $45 to $60 per game. Mandatory training sessions begin in January. Information: Ken Winegrade, 301-863-9301 or

DROP-IN LEAGUE: Junior varsity and varsity lacrosse players are wanted for a drop-in league that plays 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturdays. Full equipment is required. Information: Nila, 301-932-4348 or 301-870-0352, or

Roller Hockey WINTER LEAGUES: Sign-ups are taking place for Session II at the Athletic Clubhouse. Play began Nov. 10. Divisions include under-10, under-12 and under-15. Information: Joe, 301-932-4348, or

Soccer PLAYERS WANTED: The St. Mary's Northern Lightning under-10 select soccer team is looking for players at all positions for the spring season. Players must be born between Aug. 1, 1992, and July 31, 1993. Information: Karen Gailey, 301-373-5633.

TEAM FORMING: An under-10 boys' team is forming in Calvert County for play next spring and fall. The team is looking for solid players at all positions. It will practice and play on a private field in northern Calvert County. Information: Brett, 301-855-6547.

PLAYERS WANTED: In preparation for the spring Maryland Premier Soccer League season, the under-12 La Plata Blackhawk boys' select soccer team is looking for experienced players. Information: Will, 301-744-4354 or 301-744-4354.

INDOOR LEAGUE: The Athletic Clubhouse has leagues for ages under-10 to adult. Format is round robin. Information: 301-932-4348, 301-870-0352 or

Softball FALL PROGRAM: The Calvert County American Little League will offer a fall instructional program through November. Boys and girls ages 8-16 are eligible. Information: Gary Keller, 410-535-5118, or Robert Bryner, 410-535-4527.

TRYOUTS: A 12-and-under select fast pitch team will conduct tryouts for the 2003 season. Information: 301-259-2302 or 301-374-9086.

ANGELS TRYOUTS: The Southern Maryland Angels 18-and-under fast pitch team will hold tryouts soon for the 2003 season. Information: Joe Cheseldine, 301-843-0218 (day) or 301-374-9937 (night).

Special Olympics ST. MARY'S SPLASH: The 2002 Maryland State Police St. Mary's Splash to benefit Special Olympics Maryland will be held at 2 p.m. Dec. 7 at Point Lookout State Park. Registration begins at noon. Swimsuits only are allowed, no wet suits. Pledges are required. Information: 410-290-7611, Ext. 3021, or

Tennis CSM MEETING: The College of Southern Maryland men's tennis preseason meeting will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday in the bleacher area of the P.E. building on the La Plata campus. All CSM men who are interested in playing tennis this season should attend to pick up an eligibility package and schedule to arrange their spring classes. Those unable to attend should call Coach Robert Pike at 301-259-4765 or see J.R. Herrin in the athletic office.

Wrestling YOUTH SIGN-UPS: Westlake youth wrestling sign-ups are underway for a season that will run through March 15. Children ages 5-14 are eligible. Cost: $65. Practices are at Westlake High School. Information: Joe Clegg, 301-392-3603.

SOUTHERN MARYLAND EXTRA: Do you have a sports event, tryout or program you'd like people in Calvert, Charles or St. Mary's County to know about? Send your announcements, including a contact person, phone number and dates you'd like the announcement to run, to The Washington Post, Southern Maryland Extra, c/o Dan Uthman, 1150 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20071. You can also fax announcements to 202-334-7685 or e-mail them to