ADULT LEAGUE: The National Adult Baseball Association-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, or contact league president Pete Jones at 703-850-7574 or

REGISTRATION: Pioneer Baseball/Softball League is accepting registrations for the Babe Ruth and Cal Ripken divisions at or by mail at P.O.Box 151311; Alexandria, Va. 22315. For more information, call the league hotline at 703-960-2244.

UMPIRES: The Alexandria Little League is offering umpiring training classes. Interested individuals should attend a Session 1 class (March 11 and March 17), Session 2 class (March 13 and March 19), and Session 3 class (March 15 and March 22). The first two sessions are at the Nannie Lee Center from 7-9 p.m.; the third session is at Little Simpson Field from 9-11 a.m. For more information, contact Jim Wilson at 703-299-8350 or


U-15 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Potomac Valley Aces, a Potomac Valley AAU Association team, will be holding tryouts on March 11 and 13 from 8-10 p.m. at Westfield High. For more information, contact Rocky Clarkin at 703-830-2028 or


REGISTRATION: Potomac Inline Hockey in Chantilly is holding registration for the spring season. The season starts on March 10. Levels include U-8, U-10, U-12, junior varsity, and varsity. For more information, see or call 571-217-7338.


ADULT LEAGUE: Northern Virginia soccer league is accepting individual and team registrations for coed and men's divisions. Company teams are welcome. Sign-up deadline is March 15. For more information, see or call 703-295-0690.

CAMPS: Cugini Soccer Club's annual Spring Break Camp, April 14-18 at Baron Cameron Park in Reston, will feature training with Italian club AC Perugia's North American soccer school coordinator. In the summer, AC Perugia's technical director and professional scout, Bruno Redolfi, will conduct the Summer Day Camp, Aug. 4-8 at Lake Fairfax Park. For more information, see or e-mail

U-17 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The McLean Sting, an NCSL Div. 1 team, seeks players. Reservations required for tryout appearances during the team's winter session. For more information, contact team manager Gail Clements at 703-534-3965 or

U-15 BOYS' TRYOUTS: Team United, a Vienna Youth Soccer NCSL U-15 boys' travel team, is looking for a few players for the spring season. For more information, contact Douglas Westfall at or 703-255-2393.

U-14 BOYS' TRYOUTS: BRYC Explosion, a Div. 4 boys' team, seeks several strong players for its spring 2003 roster. Team Explosion is coached by Bill Lawler, assistant men's soccer coach at George Mason University. The team practices at Robinson Secondary School or W.T. Woodson High School, both in Fairfax. For more information, contact team manager Jane Quinley at 703-239-1694 or

U-14 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Great Falls Strikers, a Div. 2 WAGS team, are looking for a goalkeeper and offensive and defensive players for the spring 2003 season. Tryouts continue through March 29. For times, locations and additional information, contact the team's coaches -- both former UVA women's soccer players -- Stephanie (Spurlock) Drinkwine at 703-327-7757 or; or Kristen (DiMillio) Howering at 703-467-9767 or The team manager is Lesley Aschenbach (703-787-9159 or

U-13 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: Herndon/Chantilly-based team seeks WAGS-caliber players for spring 2003 season. Competitive but fun team with nationally licensed coach and professional trainers is now holding indoor soccer and Futsal sessions. For more information, call 703-471-9121 or 703-926-7106.

U-13 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: ODSL team in Chantilly area seeks a few field players and a full-time keeper. For more information, contact Rob Rickenbach at 703-961-9621 or

U-12 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Arlington Magic, an Arlington Travel Soccer Club team and an ODSL Div. 2 team, is looking for a goalie. For more information, contact Mike Fleming at or 703-533-3933.

U-12 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Vienna Daredevils, a U-12 girls' travel team, seeks impact players in preparation for a move from ODSL to WAGS. For more information, contact Coach Patrick Andress at

U-11 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Braddock Road Warhawks are looking to add a few strong players for the upcoming NCSL spring season. For tryout information, contact Mike Botta at or 703 281-1176.

U-11 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Chantilly Clash, an NCSL team, is looking for a few skilled players. The Clash has a professional trainer/coach and a year-round program. For more information, contact Sean Burke at 703-568-4368 or

U-11 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Raptors, an ODSL travel team, seek skilled players from the Reston, Herndon or Sterling area. For more information, contact David Tazbin at 703-406-4711 or

U-11 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Reston Razorbacks, an ODSL travel team, seek a few players, including a goalie. For more information, contact Bruce Levy at 703-925-0979.

U-6 PLAYERS: Cugini Soccer Club, a non-profit Italian soccer school in Reston affiliated with professional Italian club AC Perugia, is expanding its Pulcini recreational house league this spring to include 5-year-olds for the first time. The league is coed. Scholarships are available. For more information, see or e-mail


REGISTRATION: The Arlington Girls Softball Association is accepting registrations for girls ages 6-16 for the spring/summer 2003 season. Players can register through the AGSA Web site: For more information, call the league hotline at 703-243-5046.

REGISTRATION: Extended registration for Braddock Road Youth Club Girls Softball ages 5-18 is now available online at Registration forms may either be mailed or sent via the Internet. Family discounts are offered and requests for team or coach are generally honored. For more information, see the Web site or call 703-569-1466.

REGISTRATION: Pioneer Baseball/Softball League is accepting registrations at or by mail at P.O.Box 151311; Alexandria, Va. 22315. For more information, call the league hotline at 703-960-2244.

SENIOR LEAGUE: NO VA Senior Softball is providing an indoor conditioning program for men 50-and-over and women 40-and-over who join the 30-team slow pitch morning league. The league offers three skill levels. Teams will be formed April 1. For more information, contact Dave Scheele at 703-524-5576.

14-U TRYOUTS: The XPLOSION is looking for one high quality player who was 14 or under on Jan. 1, 2003. For more information, contact Manager Robin McKee by e-mail at or by phone at 703-266-4777.


LEAGUES: USTA Super Senior tennis leagues now forming for men and women ages 65 and older. There will be an organizational meeting on April 3 at 12:30 p.m. at Four Seasons Tennis Club in Merrifield. For more information, e-mail or call 703-768-7074.


REGISTRATION: Registration for the Cobra Track Club of Alexandria will be held on March 8, 15 and 29 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Lee District RECenter (6601 Telegraph Road). For registration form and additional information, see

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, or contact Coach Becky Hartley at or 703-242-2381.


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