BASEBALL

ADULT LEAGUE: The National Adult Baseball Assocation-Northern Virginia seeks managers and players for the 2003 season. The league, which is looking to expand from 15 to 20 teams, is open to players 18 and older and has openings in recreational and advanced divisions. For more information, see www.eteamz.com/nva, or contact league president Pete Jones at 703-850-7574 or nabanova@aol.com.

REGISTRATION: The Alexandria Little League is holding registration and tryouts for the 2003 season. The deadline for registration is Feb. 7 for Majors I and II and Feb. 17 for all other leagues. Tryouts for Majors players are Feb. 22 and March 2. Managers, coaches and umpires are also needed. For more information, call 703-739-4444 or see www.alexandriabaseball.com.

REGISTRATION: The Arlington Babe Ruth Cal Ripken Division is accepting registrations for the spring season for players ages 4-12 residing in Arlington, Falls Church City, Alexandria City and McLean. Play begins in early March. For more information, contact Tom Lubnow at 703-354-1135, email arlbaberuth@yahoo.com, or see www.eteamz.com/arlingtonbaberuth.

REGISTRATION: The Herndon Optimist Little League is accepting registrations for the spring 2003 season. The league is open to boys and girls ages 5-12 as of July 31, 2003. Players can register online at www.herndonbaseball.com. Registration forms are also available at the Herndon Community Center. Walk-in registration will be held at the community center on Feb. 1 and 8 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. For more information, call the league hotline at 703-481-7828.

REGISTRATION: Mason District Little League registration for boys' and girls' baseball, ages 5-14, will be held on Feb. 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and on Feb. 16 from 3-6 p.m. The registration will be held at Mason District Govt. Center, located at 6507 Columbia Road in Annandale. Online registration is available at www.eteamz.com/mdll until Feb. 23. For more information, contact the league at 703-941-4480.

REGISTRATION: Pioneer Baseball/Softball League will be accepting registrations for the Babe Ruth, Cal Ripken and softball divisions on Feb. 1, 8 and 22 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Lee District Park RECenter. For more information, call the league hotline at 703-960-2244 or see www.eteamz.com/PBSL.

UMPIRES: Mason District Little League of Annandale seeks umpires. For more information, contact Ed Parelhoff at 703-941-4480 or esp1@cox.net.

LACROSSE

COACHES WANTED: Boys' and girls' lacrosse coaches wanted for Vienna Youth Incorporated spring season. Coaching experience helpful, but not required. Call Chris Ward at 703-787-9212 for boys' teams or Kay Reupert at 703-281-6790 for girls' teams. Also see www.viennalacrosse.org.

COACHING CLASSES: Lacrosse coaching classes are forming for new or inexperienced boys' and girls' coaches. Classes will be held on Feb. 1 for boys' coaches and Feb. 15 for girls' coaches. For more information, contact Bud Mayo at 703-323-7609 or crmayo@erols.com.

REGISTRATION: McLean Youth Lacrosse is holding spring 2003 registration for boys in grades 1-8 and girls in grades 3-8. Register at www.myi.org, then click on lacrosse. Send questions to MYL@springmail.com.

SOCCER

CLINIC: The FPYC Hotshots will hold their second annual "Kickstart the Season" clinic on March 1 in Fairfax. The clinic, for girls ages 6-13, will feature prizes, professional player appearances and training by the George Mason women's soccer team. Space is limited. To register or for more information, contact Monica Romig at 703-385-5710 or see http://fpychotshots.20m.com.

REGISTRATION: Little River Soccer Club will hold registration for boys and girls ages 5-18 on Feb. 22 and March 1 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mason District Govt. Center (6507 Columbia Pike, Annandale) and Thomas Jefferson Library (7415 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church). Mail-in registration is also available on the club's web site at www.lrsc.net. For more information, call the club at 703-256-3979 or email info@lrsc.net.

REGISTRATION: McLean Youth Soccer's spring registration is continuing on www.mcleansoccer.org. The league is open to boys and girls from kindergarten through 12th grade. The season runs from March 24 through June 8. For more information, contact Eileen Hopkins at 703-506-8068 or SoccerMcL@aol.com.

REGISTRATION: Vienna Youth Soccer will be holding walk-in registration for the spring 2003 season on Feb. 8 at the Thoreau Middle School cafeteria. The session will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The mail-in registration deadline is Feb. 12. First-time registrants must bring a copy of their birth certificates. The league is open to boys and girls born on or before July 31, 1998 through Aug. 31, 1983. For more information, contact the VYS administrator at 703-242-3828 or admin@vys.org.

SOFTBALL

PLAYERS: The Golden Girls Senior Women's Softball league seeks players ages 40 and over from all metropolitan areas and of all skill levels. Learning league, tournament and Senior Olympic teams available. For more information, contact Bettie Pell at 703-938-1174.

PLAYERS/COACHES/TEAMS: The Fairfax Fastpitch League for women ages 19 and older is looking to add players and teams for the upcoming summer season. For more information, see www.fxfastpitch.com or contact Kristen Kendrick at 703-403-1034.

REGISTRATION: Mason District Little League registration for girls' softball, ages 9-12, will be held on Feb. 1 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and on Feb. 16 from 3-6 p.m. The registration will be held at Mason District Govt. Center, located at 6507 Columbia Road in Annandale. Online registration is available at www.eteamz.com/mdll until Feb. 23. For more information, contact the league at 703-941-4480.

REGISTRATION: Vienna Girls Softball League mail-in registration forms are available on-line at www.eteamz.com/vgsl and at the Vienna Community Center. Girls ages 5-16 also may register at clinics being held in the Flint Hill Elementary School gym each Sunday starting at 12:30 p.m. through February. Players in 10-under and 12-under divisions must register no later than Feb. 9. Tee-ball, coach-pitch and 16-under divisions continue registration through February. For more information, contact Bob Walker at 703-938-6842.

UMPIRES: The Fairfax Softball Umpires Association seeks paid individuals to umpire adult slow pitch softball leagues in Northern Virginia. Flexible schedules available. Training will begin the last week of February. For more information, contact Kelly Grosskopf at 703-440-8767 or kelly@fsua.org.

TRACK AND FIELD

REGISTRATION: McLean Youth Track is accepting registrations for its 2003 spring season for athletes from age 5 to middle school. For registration and program information, see www.myi.org/track, or contact Coach Becky Hartley at Mcleanyouthtrack@yahoo.com or 703-242-2381.

TO SUBMIT ANNOUNCEMENTS

If you have a sports event, tryout or program you'd like people to know about, send the announcement -- including a contact person, phone number and dates you'd like it to run -- to The Washington Post, c/o Dan Steinberg; 1150 15th St., NW; Washington, DC 20071. You can also fax announcements to 202-334-7685 or e-mail them to steinbergd@washpost.com.