Baseball CHARLES REGISTRATION: Charles County Youth League is conducting registration for spring T-ball, machine pitch, Cal Ripken League and Babe Ruth baseball, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday and Feb. 22 at Milton Somers Middle School; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Ruth B. Swann Regional Park; 6-8 p.m. Feb. 19 at Piccowaxen; and 8-11 a.m. March 1 at Waldorf Jaycees. Charles County children 5-18 of all talents are invited. Information: www.ccyouthleague.org.

NORTHERN CALVERT: The Northern Calvert Little League will hold sign-ups for children 6-18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday in February at Northern Middle School, Northeast Community Center and Windy Hill Middle School. An online registration will be available by Saturday. Information: www.northerncalvertll.org.

CALVERT AMERICAN: Registration will be held 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday in February at Plum Point Middle School, Calvert Middle School and Wal-Mart. Cost: $45 for the first child, $65 for two, $75 for three in a family. Information: www.ccall.org.

ST. MARY'S LITTLE LEAGUE: St. Mary's Little League will hold its spring registration 5:30-7:30 p.m. Feb. 13, 20 and 27 at Chancellors Run Regional Park Teen Center, and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 8, 15, 22 and March 1 at the lower level of the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department. Cost: $40 for one child, $60 for two, $10 for each child after that in a family. A birth certificate, passport or military ID and proof of residency are required. Information: Linda Hill, 301-863-2629.

HUGHESVILLE-NORTHERN ST. MARY'S REGISTRATION: Little League baseball for Mechanicsville, Golden Beach, Country Lakes, Hughesville and surrounding areas will be held 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Mechanicsville Firehouse. Players 5-18 are eligible, with T-ball and instructional play for younger players. Information: 301-274-3047.

OPTIMIST REGISTRATION: SYB Optimist of Lusby Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken baseball will hold registration 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 8, 15, 22 and March 1 at the Solomons and St. Leonard firehouses; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 8 and 15 at Southern Middle School; and 1-4 p.m. Feb. 22 at Southern Middle School. Boys 5-18 are eligible. Information: Terry Robertson, 410-326-0726 or www.syboptimist.com.

PLAYERS WANTED: The Southern Maryland Premier tournament organization is looking for under-9 and under-11 players. There are indoor practices with dedicated coaches. All tournament play is in Southern Maryland. Information: Eddie Murphy, 301-769-2150, or Tommy Jameson, 301-475-2715.

CALVERT BABE RUTH: Registration will be held for boys and girls 5-15, 9 a.m.-noon every Saturday in February at Windy Hill Middle School, Northern Middle School, Plum Point Middle School and Calvert Middle School. Information: www.chesapeake.net/baberuth.

UMPIRES NEEDED: St. Mary's Little Leagues need volunteer umpires for the upcoming season. Free equipment and training is provided. Information: Ed Johnson, 301-862-1742 or edjcarjohn@starpower.net, or Ken Hicks, 301-737-0955 or sko726@earthlink.net.

WALDORF NATIONAL: The Waldorf National Little League is holding registration at John Hanson Middle School on Saturday, Wednesday and Feb. 8. Boys and girls 5-18 may register. Birth certificates and proof of address are required at registration. Cost: $55 per child, with a $110 maximum per family. Information: 301-645-6740.

BABE RUTH REGISTRATION: St. Mary's Babe Ruth Baseball will hold registration 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Feb. 8 and Feb. 15, and 6-7:30 p.m. Feb. 12 at Mechanicsville Firehouse; and 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Feb. 8 and Feb. 15 at Leonardtown Firehouse and the 7th District Firehouse. Information: 301-769-4390.

SOUTHERN CHARLES REGISTRATION: The Southern Charles T-ball and baseball leagues will hold spring registration at Milton Somers Middle School on Feb. 8 and Feb. 19. Information: SCLLBOD@aol.com.

WEB SITE: Calvert County American Little League has a new Web site: www.ccall.org. This site contains information on the upcoming season and will be the starting point for online registration. CCALL provides baseball and softball for youths ages 5-18 in the central portion of Calvert.

WEB SITE: The Northern Calvert Little League for baseball and softball has a new Web site: www.northerncalvertll.org. For questions or comments, e-mail NCLL@comcast.net.

Lacrosse REGISTRATION: The North Calvert Youth Lacrosse registration for boys and girls will be held 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Hope Community Center in Sunderland. Information: Lenny Casalino, 301-855-1148.

REGISTRATION: The St. Mary's Youth Lacrosse Club will continue registration for the spring season until Saturday. Youths 7-14 are eligible. Information: Mike, 301-373-2428.

REGISTRATION: Register for the spring season, 8-9 p.m. Monday at Southern Community Center in Lusby. Boys born 1988 through 1994 are eligible, and beginners are welcome. Information: Jim Sinclair, 410-326-6681.

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, 301-870-0352 or aclubhouse@drix.net.

Soccer PLAYERS WANTED: The Calvert CSA Patriots under-15 boys' team is looking for two or three skilled players for the spring season. Players must be born after Aug. 1, 1987. Information: David, 301-855-2420, or Jimmy, 301-812-2565.

WALDORF REGISTRATION: The Waldorf Soccer Club will hold registration 10 a.m.-noon Saturday and Feb. 8 at Soccer Plus. Children must be at least 5 years old by April. Forms also available at www.waldorfsoccer.org.

PLAYERS WANTED: Calvert's CSA Patriots under-12 boys' select soccer team is looking for a skilled player for the upcoming NCSL spring season. Information: Joe, 443-532-1923, or Pat, 410-535-9535.

PLAYERS WANTED: The La Plata Lady Bandits under-13 girls' select team is looking for players for the spring season. Information and tryout times: Scott Chambers, 301-609-7632.

BLACKHAWKS TRYOUT: The La Plata Blackhawks under-9 team is holding tryouts for the spring season. Qualified players must be born between Aug. 1, 1993, and July 31, 1994. Information: Rob, 301-274-4615.

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.

PLAYERS WANTED: In preparation for the spring Maryland Premier Soccer League season, the under-12 La Plata Blackhawks 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 aclubhouse@drix.net.

Softball CHARLES REGISTRATION: Charles County Youth League is conducting registration for spring softball, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday and Feb. 22 at Milton Somers Middle School; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday at Ruth B. Swann Regional Park; 6-8 p.m. Feb. 19 at Piccowaxen; and 8-11 a.m. March 1 at Waldorf Jaycees. Charles County children 5-18 of all talents are invited. Information: www.ccyouthleague.org.

NORTHERN CALVERT: The Northern Calvert Little League will hold sign-ups for children 6-18, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. every Saturday in February at Northern Middle School, Northeast Community Center and Windy Hill Middle School. An online registration will be available by Saturday. Information: www.northerncalvertll.org.

CALVERT AMERICAN: Registration will be held 9 a.m.-1 p.m. each Saturday in February at Plum Point Middle School, Calvert Middle School and Wal-Mart. Cost: $45 for first child, $65 for two, $75 for three in a family. Information: www.ccall.org.

HUGHESVILLE-NORTHERN ST. MARY'S REGISTRATION: Little League softball for Mechanicsville, Golden Beach, Country Lakes, Hughesville and surrounding areas will be held 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Mechanicsville Firehouse. Players 5-18 are eligible, with T-ball and instructional play for younger players. Information: 301-274-3047.

OPTIMIST REGISTRATION: SYB Optimist of Lusby Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken softball will hold registration 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 8, 15, 22 and March 1 at the Solomons and St. Leonard firehouses; 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 8 and 15 at Southern Middle School; and 1-4 p.m. Feb. 22 at Southern Middle School. Girls 5-14 are eligible. Information: Terry Robertson, 410-326-0726 or www.syboptimist.com.

WALDORF NATIONAL: The Waldorf National Little League is holding registration at John Hanson Middle School on Saturday, Wednesday and Feb. 8. Girls 5-18 may register. Birth certificates and proof of address are required at registration. Cost: $55 per child, with a $110 maximum per family. Information: 301-645-6740.

ADULT MEETING: The Charles County Department of Public Facilities will hold an organizational meeting for the upcoming adult season at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the auditorium of the Charles County Government Building. Any team interested in playing men's, co-rec or women's softball should send a representative. Information: 301-932-3470 or 301-870-2778 weekdays or www.charlescountyparks.com.

UMPIRES NEEDED: Anyone interested in umpiring in the USSSA young men's, slow pitch, women's, premier and youth slow pitch leagues in St. Mary's County should call Steve Ramey at 301-769-2060. Serious inquiries only.

SOUTHERN CHARLES REGISTRATION: The Southern Charles Softball League will hold spring registration at Milton Somers Middle School on Feb. 8 and Feb. 19. Information: SCLLBOD@aol.com.

PLAYERS WANTED: The under-12 Shamrocks, a nationally competitive ASA softball team and 2002 PONY national champions, are looking for two talented players to add to their roster for the spring and summer season. Information: Manager John Clohan, 703-779-7845 or www.shamrocksoftball.org.

PONYTAIL REGISTRATION: First-come, first-served registrations are beginning for spring 2003 Calvert Ponytail (coach slow pitch) softball for girls 9-12. Limited to the first 75 players. Practices and/or games are one weeknight and one weekend per week at northern Calvert County fields. Cost: $49 for first child, $39 for each additional child in a family. Coaches also are needed. Register online at www.eteams.com/calvert_slow_pitch. Information: Mike Graham, 410-286-0227, or calvert_slow_pitch@yahoo.com.

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 for the 2003 season. Information: Joe Cheseldine, 301-843-0218 (day) or 301-374-9937 (night).

WEB SITE: The Northern Calvert Little League, which provides baseball and softball benefits to Calvert County youths, has a new Web site: www.northerncalvertll.org. For questions or comments, e-mail NCLL@comcast.net.

SLAM SCHEDULE: The under-14 Southern Maryland SLAM fast pitch softball team is a new team will be competing in upcoming NSA, ASA, AFA, USAAA and PONY tournaments. Information: www.slamsoftball.org.

Special Olympics FLOOR HOCKEY: 6:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Calvert Country School gymnasium on Dares Beach Road across from the Board of Education building. A tournament will be held Feb. 8. Information: Anne Harmon, area director, 410-535-2857.

BASKETBALL: 6-8 p.m. each Saturday, through March 15, at the Community Center in Chesapeake Beach. Tournaments will be held March 9 and March 29. Information: Anne Harmon, area director, 410-535-2857.

Tennis INDOOR TENNIS: The Nanjemoy Community Center is offering a free program conducted by USTA, 9-11 a.m. Feb. 8 and Feb. 15 for children 7-12. Equipment is provided. Information: 301-753-1647.

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

Miscellaneous MARTIAL ARTS: Children 8-15 are invited to participate in a Shido self-defense course in Calvert County. The 10-week class will meet 5:45-6:45 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning Feb. 11. Cost: $40. Register for activity No. 311441A at your nearest community center or the Parks and Rec's main office in Prince Frederick. Information: 410-257-2554.

MULCH SALE: The Thomas Stone High School athletic boosters will hold their annual mulch sale March 15-16 at the high school. Orders of 10 or more bags of cedar or hardwood mulch can be delivered. Call 301-705-7053 to place an order.

REGISTRATIONS: Southern Maryland Youth Organization (SMYO) will hold registration for baseball, softball and soccer for the spring season, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Sunday, Feb. 8 and Feb. 9; and 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Registration will be held at the SMYO Clubhouse, 8210 Marshall Corner Rd., Pomfret. Information: 301-932-6550.

BULLDOGS SITE: The Westlake Bulldogs community sports organization has a new Web site, www.westlakebulldogs.com. The organization fields youth football, cheerleading, wrestling and basketball teams.

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 uthmand@washpost.com.