HUGHESVILLE BASEBALL ASSOCIATION: Accepting applications for the fall season from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 25 and from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 28. Both registrations will be held at the Hughesville Fire Station. Detailed information and registration forms are available at


BASKETBALL REFEREES NEEDED: The Tri-County Sports Officials Association is looking for officials to referee games in St. Mary's County. If interested, please contact Gene Pellillo, basketball commissioner, at 866-475-2355, 301-475-2355 or 301-863-9543.

MARYLAND BASKETBALL OFFICIALS ASSOCIATION: Recruiting officials to cover high school games in Southern Maryland and Anne Arundel County and recreational games (adult and youth) in the metropolitan area. Classes begin in October. For more information, contact Chris Sole, 301-899-7346.


PINEFIELD LADIES BOWLING LEAGUE: Looking for members for its Wednesday league, which bowls at 9:30 a.m. at AMF Waldorf Lanes. An organizational meeting will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday. League bowling starts Aug. 25. Information: Shelly Cusic, 301-932-7283.


BENEFIT TOURNAMENT: A tournament to benefit the "Ryan's Dream" Playground Fund at Calvert Country School in Prince Frederick will be held Sept. 20 at Marlborough Golf Club. The cost is $85 per person, which includes greens fees, cart, lunch and prizes. Shotgun start at 9 a.m. All proceeds from the tournament will help build a second fully handicapped-accessible playground for the Tiny Tots (ages 3-5) at the school. Sponsors and silent auction items are needed. Registration forms can be downloaded at Contact Jennifer O'Malley at 301-717-3516 or e-mail for more information.


CHAPTICO CLASSIC 5K AND 10K ROAD RACE AND FUN WALK: Aug. 28 to benefit Alternatives for Youth and Families. $30 donation. Register by calling 301-884-0312 or sign up on race day beginning at 7 a.m. Register and start at Christ Episcopal Church Parish Hall on Zach Fowler Road, Chaptico.

CHESAPEAKE BAY RUNNING CLUB YOUTH TRACK PROGRAM: The club will host a youth track program at 6 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays through Aug. 25 at Chopticon High School. Information: or contact Larry Hart, 301-472-4346.


CALVERT FREEDOM: Under-11 girls' team is seeking two or three girls who are skilled, committed and want to have fun playing soccer. Players must be born on or after Aug. 1, 1992. Information: Don Ritts, 410-257-5143.

CRUSH TEAM: Looking for two players born on or after Aug. 1, 1989. Will become a WAGS GU-15 D5 Team in fall. Tournament championships include the Whitewater Classic Cup (2004) and Crofton Shootout (2003). Information: Coach Rik Sneeuwjagt, 410-414-5582 or

RISING U11 SOCCER PLAYERS WANTED: The CSA Bravehearts are looking for boys born on or after Aug. 1, 1993, to play in the 2004-05 season. The Bravehearts are a dedicated Maryland "premier" travel team that competes in the National Capitoal Soccer League. For tryouts or information: Mark Fisher, 301-802-3159 or

U-16 CSA FUSION: WAGS V first-place champion (Fall U-17 -- girls born after July 31, 1987) is looking for a few girls to join a successful program. Tournaments played over Labor Day and Columbus Day and WAGS in the spring. National license coach Doug Jones. Information: 410-535-6227 or

WALDORF FIRE U16 D-3: WAGS team is looking for players for their 04-05 season. Girls must be born on or after 8/1/88. Information, Rodney Fugitt at 301-843-9496.


FALL SOFTBALL: SYB Optimist of Lusby will hold registration for girls' league. Registration is open to girls ages 9-16. Registration will be held from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 21 at Cove Point Park Pavilion. Fee $40. For more information, contact Bob Oakley, 410-610-8688.

CHRISTIAN CO-REC: Calvert recreational adult league playing Sundays from late August through early October. Information: Julie, 410-586-9123 or

GIRLS' SOFTBALL: Open registration for fall softball for girls ages 7-12 in Northern Calvert Little League. Divisions: 7-10 coach-pitch for inexperienced players and 9-10 and 11-12 player-pitch. Season: mid-August to October. Cost: $75. Space is limited. Register at Information: or 410-286-0227.


CHARLES COUNTY RECREATIONAL LEAGUE: Matches will be played from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Westlake High School. Fee is $10 plus can of balls per person each six-week season. Information: Michelle, 301-233-2280.

SMTA CHAMPIONSHIPS TOURNAMENT: Aug. 21-22 in Charles County. Fee is $10 plus can of balls per person ($15 per event to have balls provided). Registration deadline is Tuesday. Information: 301-884-5683, e-mail or visit

SOUTHERN MARYLAND TENNIS AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION: Sponsors summer tennis clinics and lessons for all ages run by a certified teaching professional. Little tennis is for ages 4-9, junior tennis for ages 10-18 and the adult program for those 19 and older. Clinics are being held throughout the summer at Chopticon, Great Mills and St. Mary's Ryken high schools. Space is limited. Information: 301-904-9091 or register at

WICOMICO SHORES RECREATIONAL LEAGUE: Takes place from 9 to 11 a.m. Thursdays. Fee is $10 plus can of balls per person each six-week season. Information: Marthe, 301-274-0158.

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