Baseball

ANGELS TRYOUTS: The Southern Maryland Angels under-14 select baseball team, based in Hollywood, is holding tryouts in March for the spring and summer seasons. Tournaments do not interfere with the high school season. Information: Dave Brewster, 301-863-2291 or Phil Szczyglowski, 301-373-9657, or dwbrewster@yahoo.com.

CALVERT T-BALL: Registration for 5- to 8-year-olds is continuing late mail-in registration for boys and girls. Cost: $30 for one child, $40 for two, $50 for three or more. Information: 866-270-2920.

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.

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.

Basketball

BASKETBALL FRENZY: This basketball variety event will be held March 29 at Northeast Community Center in Chesapeake Beach. There will be three-on-three tournaments, jump shot shootouts, dribble relays and the chance to play basketball all night. Proceeds benefit the Dunkirk Warriors Boys and Girls Club. Information: 410-286-5591.

Cheerleading

REGISTRATION: The Waldorf Wildcats will hold registration for the 2003 season 9 a.m.-noon every Saturday in June at John Hanson Middle School. There are seven divisions from Ankle Biter to Middle School Unlimited. Registration is available online at www.waldorfwildcats.com.

REGISTRATION: The SYB Panthers Cheerleading program will hold registration for 2003 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 3 at Cove Point Park. Registration will be held every Saturday from May through July. Information: Bob Slaughter, 410-326-8393 or lbbull44@aol.com.

TRYOUTS: The Calvert All Stars traveling competition team will hold tryouts for grades 5 and under from 6-8 p.m. Monday and Tuesday at Calvert All Stars Cheer Gym in Owings. Information: Coach Beth Ann (grades 6-12), 301-855-6919, or Coach Moni (grades 5 and under), 301-855-1899, or www.calvertallstars.com.

Football

REGISTRATION: The Solomons Steelers football registration will be held from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. May 17, June 7, June 21, July 12 and July 26 at Southern Middle School. There are eight levels of play, from 5 years old to middle school. Information: 410-586-3629 or www.solomons-steelers.com.

REGISTRATION: The SYB Panthers Football program will hold registration for 2003 from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. May 3 at Cove Point Park. Registration will be held every Saturday from May through July. Information: Bob Slaughter, 410-326-8393 or lbbull44@aol.com.

Golf

NORTHERN TOURNAMENT: The Northern High School athletic boosters will hold their seventh annual golf tournament April 21 at Twin Shields Golf Club in Dunkirk. Cost: $70 per golfer, including greens fees, cart and lunch. Information: Pat Petricko, 301-855-2019 or petricko@mris.com.

BAYSIDE BLUES TOURNAMENT: The Bayside Blues softball organization will hold its first annual golf tournament on April 7 at Twin Shields Golf Club in Dunkirk. Format is Captain's Choice. Cost: $75 per golfer, including greens fee, cart, refreshments and lunch. Information: Diane Robinson, 410-586-0964 or nonunit@aol.com.

Hockey

SPRING ROLLER LEAGUE: Spring leagues begin April 27 at the Athletic Clubhouse for under-10, under-12, under-14 and under-17 age divisions. There will be 10 games and practices. Registration is 5 p.m. April 5 and 6 p.m. April 11. Full equipment is required. Information: Nila, 301-932-4348 or www.athleticclubhouse.com.

POWER SKATING CLINIC: The Athletic Clubhouse is offering a clinic for all ages and skill levels beginning Monday. Classes will be 8-9 p.m. Cost: $40 for five classes or $10 per class. Information: Nila, 301-932-4348 or www.athleticclubhouse.com.

Lacrosse

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.

Running

ROBBIE MILES 5K RUN/WALK: The third annual event will be May 3 at the Calvert Hospice office, 238 Merrimac Ct., Prince Frederick. Registration is 7:30 a.m. with the start at 8:30. Cost: $25 per person, $15 for seniors, $40 per family, including T-shirt and memorial azalea plant. Registration and information: Calvert Hospice, 410-535-0892, 301-855-1229 or www.calverthospice.org.

GREAT EXPECTATIONS 8K RUN AND FUN WALK: The inaugural event to benefit Great Expectations Greyhound Rescue will be held April 5 at Greenwell State Park in Hollywood. Events include an 8K cross-country run, a two-mile fun trail walk and a greyhound meet and greet. Information: 301-863-8431 or www.smliving.com/cbrc.

HOSPICE RUN AND FUN WALK: The eighth annual Run and Fun Walk for Hospice will be held March 29 at the Governmental Center in Leonardtown. Events include a 5K run, a 10K run and a 5K fun walk. Children, strollers/baby joggers and pets are welcome. All entrants receive a T-shirt. Information: 301-994-9319 or runforhospice.org.

Soccer

INDOOR DROP-IN: Men and women 18 and over can play 9-10:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Athletic Clubhouse. Information: Nila, 301-932-4348 or www.athleticclubhouse.com.

INDOOR TOURNAMENT: Under-13 co-ed teams are needed for a tournament at the Athletic Clubhouse on March 29. There is a five-game guarantee. Information: Nila, 301-932-4348 or www.athleticclubhouse.com.

NEW U-16 TEAM: A new under-16 WAGS Division V girls' team is forming. The team is based in Calvert County and will have high school coaches on its staff. Tryouts are scheduled for 5 p.m. Sunday. Information: Bruce Serena, 410-586-2653 or bserena@idirect.net.

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.

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.

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, or Ken, 301-609-8916.

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

ADULT TOURNAMENTS: The Charles County Department of Public Facilities will hold two Maryland State Qualifying tournaments, one a Men's Class D tournament on April 5-6, and the other a Co-Rec Class D tournament April 12. Men's tournament deadline is next Thursday. Co-Rec tournament deadline: April 4. Information: 301-932-3470 or 301-870-2778 weekdays 7 a.m.-4 p.m.

OFFICIALS WANTED: The Tri-County Sports Officials are looking for personnel interested in officiating girls' high school fast pitch softball in St. Mary's County. Information: Joe Titus, 301-872-5383 (home), 301-757-4678 (work) or titusfamily@starpower.net; or Ron Lord, 301-373-6252 (home), 301-904-1076 (cell) or ron@ronlord.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.

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 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.

ANGELS TRYOUTS: The Southern Maryland Angels 18-and-under fast pitch team will hold tryouts. 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.

Sportfishing

FISHING FAIR: The Southern Maryland Chapter of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishermen's Association is hosting the 10th annual Fishing Fair at the Solomons Firehouse on March 29 and 30. It will be held 8 a.m.-2 p.m. each day. Cost: $2 per person. Information: 301-855-7152.

Tennis

SPIRIT OF 2003 TOURNAMENT: This event will be held April 19 and 20 at White Plains Park in Charles County. Cost: $15 per person, per event. Registration deadline: April 12. Information: SMTA, 301-884-5683, 301-752-2200 or www.smta.com.

INSTRUCTION PROGRAMS: There are three upcoming programs at area parks: Junior advanced beginner-intermediate (ages 6-10) classes will be held 5:15-6:15 p.m. Wednesdays April 9-May 14 at Baggett Park and Laurel Grove; junior beginners classes Tuesdays and Thursdays April 8-May 15 at 5th District Park and Lettie Dent; adult and junior beginners classes (ages 11 and up) Mondays, Tuesdays or Thursdays April 7-May 15 at Laurel Grove and Lettie Dent. Cost varies by level. Information: SMTA, 301-884-5683 or www.smta.com.

SPRING FLING TOURNAMENT: The Calvert County Tennis Association will hold its Spring Fling Tennis Tournament on April 12 and 13 at Cove Point Park in Lusby. Divisions include Men's Open Singles, Men's Open Doubles, 3.5 Men's Singles, 7.0 Men's Doubles, Mixed Doubles and Women's Doubles. There also are divisions for boys and girls 12 and under. Information: Peter Siegert, 410-326-4822 or www.calverttennis.com.

FREE CLINIC: An introductory clinic for adults and juniors will be held at Bagett Park and Laurel Grove in St. Mary's County at 9 and 10:30 a.m. March 29. Registration deadline: Wednesday. A donation of one new can of tennis balls is requested. Information: SMTA, 301-884-5683.

FREE CLINIC: An introductory clinic for adults and juniors will be held at 5th District Park and Lettie Dent in St. Mary's County at 9 and 10:30 a.m. April 5. Registration deadline: April 3. A donation of one new can of tennis balls is requested. Information: SMTA, 301-884-5683, or Matt, 301-274-9635 or 301-399-3109.

Miscellaneous

RYKEN VACANCIES: St. Mary's Ryken is looking for a varsity cheerleading coach, varsity assistant boys' and girls' track coaches, varsity and junior varsity volleyball coaches, and a girls' lacrosse assistant coach. Information: Carol Edick, 301-475-2814 ext. 432.

RACEWAY JOBS: Maryland International Raceway in Mechanicsville is taking applications for part-time weekend help. Positions include: Tech Inspection Officials, Staging Lane Directors, Starting Line Officials, Security Guards, EMTs and Box Office staff. The track also is in search of tower control personnel with computer and administrative skills. Information: 301-884-9833 or www.mirdrag.com.

DUNKIRK WARRIORS: The Dunkirk Warriors Boys and Girls Club has a new look at www.dunkirkwarriors.com. The club also is looking for digital images. Images, comments or questions may be sent to dunkirkwarriors@comcast.net.

McDONOUGH MULCH SALE: The McDonough High School athletic boosters' 3rd Annual Mulch Sale continues until April 5. Mulch is available for pickup or delivery. Pickup time is 8 a.m. to noon April 5 at the school's field house. Information: 301-751-9699.

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.