Baseball

PLAYERS: Ashburn Astros, a 13-and-under team, seeks players born Aug. 1, 1989, or later for spring. Information: Jim Wheaton, Jwheaty3@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Lower Loudoun Little League Challenger Baseball program for Sterling and Herndon holds registration for players with special needs ages 6-18. Registration ends March 1. Season begins April 26. Information: www.llbaseball.com; Joan Erikson, 703-450-2085 or JoanErikson@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Lower Loudoun Little League holds registration for spring 9 a.m.-noon Saturday at Sterling Annex. Information: www.llbaseball.com or call 703-430-6019. Lower Loudoun Little League seeks indoor facility for baseball tryouts Feb. 22-March 1. Information: Tim Lieb, tliebva@aol.com.

Basketball

PLAYERS: Loudoun Lasers AAU team seeks players and coaches. Tryouts this month for boys and girls ages 10-16. Information: www.Loudounlasers.com; hotline, 703-404-9384.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Basketball Club holds tryouts this month for under-11 and under-12 girls' teams. Information: info@loudounbasketball.org, or 703-852-2847.

Miscellaneous

FOOTBALL: NFL Flag, official youth league for boys and girls ages 6-14 holds spring season April 5-May 31. Information: www.youthproflag.com; 703-724-9241; or register@youthproflag.com.

IN-LINE HOCKEY: Ashburn Inline Hockey Association is accepting registration for spring. Forms available at Alpine Ski Shop in Sterling, Pro-Fit Ski and Skate in Leesburg or at www.AshburnInlineHockey.com. Forms due by March 1. Cost is $108 for first child, $80 for each additional child and $18 membership to USA Hockey InLine.

RUGBY: Practice and registration for an under-19 team 2-4 p.m. Sundays at Center Field in Purcellville. Information: John Cooper, 540-338-2923; or www.loudounrugby.org.

Soccer COACH: Sterling Youth Soccer Association seeks coach for under-11 girls' team and under-13 boys' team for spring. Candidates should hold USSF 'D' license and be licensed referees. Information: www.sysa.net; 703-244-3596.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Youth Soccer Association seeks players ages 4-18 and players with disabilities for TOPSoccer program. Registration forms available at www.lysa.net. Information: 703-777-9977.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Soccer Club Freedom, an under-9 girls' team, seeks players born between Aug. 1, 1993, and July 31, 1994. Information: Paul or Carol Rowane, 703-404-2983 or ASCFreedom@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Dulles Fusion, an under-11 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Andrew Tiblin, 703-450-3818 or atiblin@megapipe.net.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Cyclones, an under-11 boys' team, seeks players age 11 on or after next Jan. 1. Information: Doug Fleming, DLFlaw@aol.com or 703-729-4915; or www.eteamz.com/loudouncyclones.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Wolfpack, an under-11 boys team, seeks players. Information: Coach Whiteman, 703-771-2090 or Swhiteman@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Fauquier Fury, an under-11 girls' team, seeks players. Information: Don Shaw, 540-347-1202.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Rage, an under-11 girls' team, seeks players for winter training. Information: Cynthia Clark, 540-338-0519 or coachcynclark@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Sterling Fireballs, an under-11 girls' team, seeks players born between Aug. 1, 1990, and July 31, 1991. Information: Ken DeVaughn, 703-444-4993.

PLAYERS: Herndon Renegades, an under-12 boys' team, holds tryouts. Information: Coach Lucas Cook, 703-430-7115 or Ascrfan@yahoo.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Lightning Black, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players born between Aug. 1, 1990, and July 30, 1991. Information: D.B. Combs, combsdb@aol.com or 703-729-7203; Al Magnotti, amagnotti@aol.com or 703-858-7665.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Rangers, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Samir Shaban, 703-724-9451 or sshaban@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Volcanoes, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players born after Aug. 1, 1989. Information: Coach Joe Farran, 703-771-1232 or copestrano@aol.com, or Manager Kim Mill at 703-777-2553.

PLAYERS: Sterling Samurai, an under-12 boys' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1990. Information: Keith Whitener, 703-430-5719.

PLAYERS: ASC Courage, an under-12 girls' team, seeks players for spring. Open tryout today. Information: Doug Rogers, 703-406-9275 or courage@dkrogers.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun County Shooting Stars, an under-12 girls' team, seeks players with travel team experience. Information: Coach Bill Bragg, 703-858-1364 or drwbragg@earthlink.net.

PLAYERS: Fauquier Excel, an under-13 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Kelly Hill, 540-351-0386 or kellyh63@earthlink.net; or Mike Hanback, 540-347-7376 or mhanback@erols.com.

PLAYERS: VISTA Blue Thunder, an under-13 girls' team in eastern Loudoun County, seeks players. Information: Walid Amer, 703-729-8683 or bills20007@aol.com.

PLAYERS: Fauquier Strikers, an under-14 boys' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1988. Information: Jim Ely, 540-349-2541 or ely5@erols.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Arsenal, an under-14 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Coach Samir Shaban, 703-724-9451 or sshaban@aol.com, or Ricardo DelCastillo, 703-450-1167.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Lions, an under-14 girls' team, seeks players. Information: Coach K.C. Eisenberg, 703-777-7754, www.lsclions.homepage.com or lsclions@yahoo.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Lynx, an under-14 girls' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1987. Information: Coach James Torrenzano, 703-724-0142.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Rage, an under-14 girls' team, seeks strikers and goalkeepers. Information: Coach Tyson Bondurant, 703-858-7488.

PLAYERS: Sterling Legend, an under-14 girls' team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1988. Information: Bill Peters, 703-430-4460 or wpetersjr7819@cs.com.

PLAYERS: Sterling Explosion, an under-14 girls' team, seeks two players. Information: Bill Hunt, 703-435-1934 or Pheeboky1@ aol.com.

PLAYERS: VISTA United, a Leesburg-based under-14 girls' team, seeks players. Information: Allison DiRenzo, 540-338-1525 or reebok10@anent.com.

PLAYERS: Fauquier United, an under-15 boys' team, seeks a goalkeeper for fall. Players must be born after July 31, 1987. Information: Mark Smith, 540-347-5568 or mark.smith@hp.com.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Soccer Club Lions, an under-15 girls' team, seeks players for spring. Information: K.C. Eisenberg, 703-777-7754 or Eisenbergkc@nswccd.navy.mil.

PLAYERS: Sterling Stealth, an under-17 boys' team, seeks players. Information: Arni Sepehri, 703-713-0002, 703-862-1678 or 703-265-5628.

Softball PLAYERS: Lower Loudoun Girls Softball League holds registration for ages 5-18 through April. Forms at www.llgsl.com, Eastern Loudoun Regional Library or Sterling Annex. Information: 703-421-9200.

PLAYERS: Upper Loudoun Girls Softball League holds registration for ages 6-18 until March 8. Registration forms available at Lovettsville and Loudoun Valley community centers or www.ulgsoftball.com. Walk-in registration 10 a.m.-noon Saturday and Feb. 22 at Loudoun Valley and Lovettsville community centers.

PLAYERS: Ashburn Girls Softball League holds spring registration 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 16 and 23 at Woods Recreation Center in Ashburn Village. Information: www.agsl.org.

PLAYERS: Loudoun Storm, a 12-and-under team, seeks players. Information: Brian Harpster, 540-822-4580 or bharpste@co.loudoun.va.us.

PLAYERS: Fauquier Spitfire, a 16-and-under travel team, seeks players. Information: Billy Reed, 540-788-9088.

PLAYERS: The Outlaws, a 16-and-under Loudoun-based travel team, seeks players. Information: Kelly Shipman, 703-327-2162; or S_Bronowicz@hotmail.com; or Dennis Harris, 703-444-9456 or Breighana@yahoo.com.

PLAYERS: Sterling Silver 18-and-under seeks players for summer. Information: Joe Pettit, 703-779-0679.

Do you have a sports event, tryout or program you would like people in Loudoun and Fauquier counties to know about? Announcements appear in Loudoun Extra, as space permits. Send your announcements by noon Wednesday, including a contact person, phone number and dates you would like the announcement published, to Loudoun Extra, Suite 100-A, 305 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg, Va. 20175. You can also fax announcements to 703-777-8437 or e-mail vanessel@washpost.com.