LANGLEY BOYS' CAMP: The Langley boys' basketball staff will conduct four weeks of camp this summer. The first two weeks, for boys 8-14, run July 5-9 and July 12-16 from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., at Langley High. The third session, an advanced skills camp for boys 10-14, 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, an offensive skills camp for boys 8-14, will be held at St. Luke's, and it will run from 8 a.m. to noon, Aug. 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


LEARN TO ROW: McLean Crew is running a summer Learn to Row program at Thompsons' Boat Center that is open to all rising 8th-graders and high school students, as well as two advanced programs for experienced rowers. Two two-week sessions will be offered: July 12-23 and August 16-27. Additional information and registration forms are posted at For more information, contact Julie Stern at (703) 237-8591 or


BRADDOCK ROAD FOOTBALL REGISTRATION: Walk-up registration for ages 7-16 will be held at Robinson High on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. On-line registration is available at For more information, contact John at (703) 978-1868.


U-19 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The McLean Eagles will hold tryouts on July 11 at 2 p.m., at the Lewinsville Park No. 2 field (the artificial turf field) for all positions. An NCSL Division 2 team, the Eagles practice in McLean and participate in two-to-three tournaments each season. To register for a tryout, contact Manager Larry Postol at (202) 828-5385 (work), (703) 587-5385 (cell) or

U-15 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Alexandria Explosion, a rising WAGS U-15 Division 4 team invites prospective new players (with birthdays after Aug. 1, 1989) to try out on various dates. For more information, contact Rick Regensburg at (703) 329-1288 or

U-15 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The LRSC Lightning, which went 11-3-2 in the spring, is holding ongoing tryouts in the Fairfax/Annandale area. The team is looking for players born after July 31, 1989. For more information, e-mail or call (703) 969-0172.

U-15 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The MPS McLean United, a WAGS Division 1 team and State Cup semifinalist, is looking to add players for the U-15 Fall Season. United is coached by Terry Foley, a former VYSA coach of the year. For more information, contact Team Manager Gail Snook at or (703) 406-8792.

U-14 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The SYC Fire Blue, an NCSL Division 2 and rising U-14 team, is looking to add several players. Team may compete in NCSL's Division 1 in the fall. Interested players are encouraged to attend team tryouts tomorrow, June 23, and June 25 at Franconia Park in Springfield. For more information, please contact Team Manager Mia Gai at (703) 323-4990 or or call the Fire Hotline at (703) 912-1964.

U-14 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The FPYC Hotshots, a Fairfax-based team, are looking for players of all positions for the upcoming season. Tryouts will be held on Wednesdays from 6-7 p.m. at Lanier Middle School. The Hotshots are trained by Soccer the Brazilian Way. Contact coach John Deornellas for more information at or (703) 352-5601.

U-14 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The WAGS Division 1 Herndon Stingers are holding tryouts on July 1 and 10 at Hutchison Park (Field No. 1) from 6-7:30 p.m. The Stingers are coached by Jac Cicala, Centreville High's boys' coach and the former George Mason University women's coach. Girls must be born after Aug. 1, 1990. For more information, contact Jim Sinkovic at (703) 450-4620 or

U-13 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The LRSC Fusion, a WAGS Division 3 team, is holding ongoing tryouts for girls born after July 31, 1991. For more information, e-mail or call (703) 599-2816.

U-12 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Braddock Road Youth Club Azul, a WAGS Division 1 team, is holding ongoing tryouts for field players and a full-time keeper. The team is coached by Karen Parker, who has more than 10 years experience coaching top level teams in Northern Virginia. Contact Coach Karen at (703) 587-9138 or e-mail for more information or visit

U-12 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: Tryouts for a new Reston U-12 girls' ODSL team will be held on June 30 and July 1 in the evening. Interested girls born after Aug. 1, 1992 are eligible to try out. Alternative tryout dates can be arranged. For more information, contact Ann Deschamps at or call (703) 625-5727.

U-11 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Herndon Extreme, an NCSL team, is holding ongoing tryouts for the Fall 2004 season. The team is coached by Tracy Birrell, the coach of the Chantilly High girls' varsity team. For more information or to arrange a tryout, contact Coach Birrell at (703) 815-5506 or or Manager Patrice Gallelli at (703) 444-2739 or You can find out tryout dates, times and locations by calling the team hotline: (703) 453-8091.


FIRECRACKER OPEN: The Firecracker Open ASA Softball Tournament will be held July 3 and 4 at Valley View Sports Complex in Manassas. There is a six-game guarantee for each team. The deadline for entry is July 1. For more information, contact Lester Leonard at (703) 328-6667 or


NORTHERN VIRGINIA VOLLEYBALL SCHOOL: For middle and high school players, the Northern Virginia Volleyball School will be held July 5-8 and July 12-15 at Paul VI-Catholic High School. Cost is $160 per session. Forms are available through Paul VI's web site or

SOUTH LAKES CAMP: South Lakes High will hold its annual summer volleyball camp July 6-9, from 5-8 p.m. each day. Tuition is $75. The camp is aimed at rising fourth- to rising ninth-graders. For more information, contact Coach Sam Farrar at (703) 437-5362 or


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