LANGLEY BOYS' CAMP: The Langley boys' basketball staff will conduct four weeks of camp this summer. The first two weeks are for boys ages 8-14, and they run July 5-9 and July 12-16 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Langley High. The third session is an advanced skills camp for boys ages 10-14. It runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. July 26-30 at St. Luke's Catholic School in McLean. The fourth session will be an offensive skills camp for boys 8-14. It also will be held at St. Luke's, and it will run from 8 a.m. to noon August 2-6. Brochures are available at Langley, local elementary and middle schools, the McLean Library and the McLean Community Center. For more information, call 410-287-2735 or e-mail


U-15 GIRLS' TYROUTS: The Arlington Avalanche U-15 girls (born on or after Aug. 1, 1988), a WAGS Division 3 team, will hold open tryouts for all positions on Monday and Wednesday evenings through June 26. Interested players should contact Coach Douglass Boyle at (703) 930-8379. For field locations and times, e-mail Manager Sue Nelson at

U-14 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The ODSL Division 1 McLean Mambas invite interested players to come to regular practices to try out. The team is a year-round commitment. Practices are held in McLean on Mondays and Tuesdays from 5:30-7 p.m. For more information, call Coach Joel Kanter at (703) 626-4073.

U-14 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Reston Lightning, a U-14 WAGS Division 3 team seeks players for the Fall 2004 season. The team will hold open tryouts during practices Wednesdays and Fridays in June. For times and locations, contact Rich McIntyre at (703) 481-9284 or You can also visit

U-13 BOYS' TRYOUTS: Matt Crew, an NCSL Division 1 team, seeks players born on or after Aug. 1, 1991 for all positions. Open tryouts will be held June 1 and 3 from 5-8 p.m. at Valley View and June 8 and 10 at a location to be announced. For more information, call Coach Dave Reiser at (703) 409-9989 or or visit

U-13 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Alexandria Magic is looking for field players and a goalie. The travel team is in WAGS Division 5 and is for players born after Aug. 1, 1990. The team's year-round program includes a summer team camp, preseason mini-camp, winter indoor conditioning and training, scrimmages and five to six tournaments each year. Tryouts will be held from 6-8 p.m. at Potomac Yards in Alexandria City June 2, 4, 7, 9 and 11. Players are encouraged to attend at least two sessions. For more information, contact Manager Michael Fleming at or (703) 533-3999 or (703) 201-8100. You can also visit

U-13 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Braddock Road SuperNovas, a U-12 Division 2 WAGS select travel soccer team and a 2004 Virginia State Cup quarterfinalist, will be holding tryouts in June for the upcoming U-13 2004-2005 season. Players born between Aug. 1, 1991 and July 31, 1992 are eligible. Team has a year-round program. For more information, contact Coach Frank Fonte' at (703) 822-0910 or, or contact Manager Betsy Moore at (703) 830-6836 or You can also visit

U-12 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Braddock Road Youth Club Phoenix, which is currently playing in the ODSL U-11 Division 3, is holding tryouts for the Fall 2004 U-12 season for boys born between Aug. 1, 1992 and July 31, 1993. Tryouts will be held at W.T. Woodson High's west soccer field on June 8 and 10 from 6:30-7:30 p.m. Contact Manager Brian Bubenking at or (703) 764-9373.

U-12 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Vista Sting, a NCSL Division 2 team, is expanding its roster for the fall season. Players should be born between Aug. 1, 1992 and July 31, 1993. The team is based in Centreville and Central Fairfax. Tryouts will be held June 8, 11 and 15 at 4:30 p.m. Contact Donna Cavanaugh at (703) 819-6297 or

U-11 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Annandale United seeks players born after August 1, 1993, for the 2004-2005 U-11 season. The team is coached by Anthony "Bo" Amato, who currently coaches in the Northern District Olympic Development Program and the Y-League. To arrange an individual tryout session, contact Mark Habeeb at or (703) 534-8917 or Fred Rothe at or (703) 676-2504.

U-11 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: McLean Youth Soccer will hold tryouts for rising U-11 girls at the MYS field in McLean on June 6 (6-8 p.m.) and June 7 (7-8:30 p.m.). The rain makeup date is June 8 (7-8:30 p.m.). Teams will be formed from this tryout to play in the WAGS league in the Fall of 2004. Advance registration is encouraged. Please contact Mollie Maresco at 703-448-8176 or

U-10 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Alexandria Titans (currently U-9, will be U-10) will hold tryouts for the Fall 2004 NCSL season for players born on or after Aug. 1, 1994. Please contact Coach Sean Burke at (703) 568-4368 or

U-10 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: McLean Premier Soccer is holding tryouts for players born on or after Aug. 1, 1994. Teams will be formed to play in the ODSL for the Fall 2004 season. Tryouts will be held June 4 and 11 at Lewinsville Park No. 2 from 4-5:30 p.m. and on June 5 at the MYS field from 4-5:30 p.m. Advance registration is encouraged. Please contact Paige Louthan at or call (703) 790-5911.


YMCA RESTON: Registration for a T-Ball league at the YMCA Fairfax County Reston is underway and will be open until June 7, two weeks before the league begins. The cost of the league is $40 for YMCA members and $60 for non-members (plus a $35 annual youth program membership fee). For more information, contact Carlos Carrero at (703) 326-7054 or


HALL OF FAME BANQUET: The Better Sports Club/Arlington Sports Hall of Fame's 48th Annual Awards Banquet will be held June 2, 2004, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Arlington. At the banquet, awards will be presented to Arlington's youth athletes, graduating senior high school student-athletes and coaches. In addition, George C. Towner, Jr., founder of the Arlington Soccer Association, will be inducted into the Arlington Sports Hall of Fame. The guest speaker is Larry Hough, President and CEO of Stuart Mill Capital, Inc., and a 1968 Olympic Silver Medallist in Rowing. Sportscaster Ken Mease will be the master of ceremonies. The banquet begins at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $25. For information, call Jim Walsh at 703 534-3152.


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