WESTFIELD SEEKS SCRIMMAGE: Westfield High is looking for a freshman football scrimmage opponent for the week of Sept. 1. Contact Francis Dall at (703) 488-6401.


FALL LEAGUES: TripleEDGE Lacrosse is accepting registrations for fall league boys' and girls' lacrosse seasons. Divisions are based on the players' fall 2004 school grades. For boys' teams, the divisions are: Pee Wee (second-fourth grade), Juniors (fifth and sixth grade), Youth (seventh and eighth grade) and college (ninth and 10th grade). For girls' teams, the divisions are: Juniors (fourth-sixth grade), Youth (seventh and eighth grade) and College (ninth and 10th). For more information, contact director Patrick Stewart at (703) 392-6177 or visit


U-15 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Vienna Panthers (U-16 WAGS Division 1-2 in the fall of 2004) are looking for several players. For more information regarding tryouts this month, please contact Steve Wheeler at or (571) 344-4991.

U-14 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The VYS Vipers, an established boys' travel team that has played together for four seasons, have limited openings for the Fall 2004 season. Interested players should contact Coach John Zolper at (703) 319-1592 or Tryouts are ongoing at Lakevale Clubhouse field in Vienna.

U-14 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The FPYC Hotshots, an ODSL travel team, are looking for additional players at all positions. On-going tryouts will be held on Wednesdays in August from 6-7 p.m. at Providence Park in Fairfax City. Please contact coach John DeOrnellas for more information at or (703) 352-5601.

U-14 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The McLean MPS Netforce, a 2004 Virginia State Finalist and Region 1 semifinalist seeks a few new players for a rising U-14 WAGS Division 1 squad. Players must be born on or after Aug. 1, 1990. Please contact Kim Fruin at (703) 893-5119 for practice times and locations or visit for more information.

U-13 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Fall 2004 ABGC Red Devils are interested in adding some players and invite interested players to come to regularly scheduled practices. The Red Devils practice at Mason District Park in Annandale on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5-7 p.m. For more information contact assistant coach Peter Guidry at (703) 799-2482 or Dave Doeden, the team manager, at (703) 642-2754.

U-13 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Reston Cobras are looking for players born on or after Aug. 1, 1991 who are interested in playing in ODSL's first or second division this fall. The Cobras are professionally trained with an emphasis on player development. For more information contact Stuart at (703) 255-0776 or, or contact Paul at (703) 407-5849 or

U-12 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Herndon Revolution, an NCSL team rising to U-12 in the fall, seeks motivated players. The Revolution's coach is Myron Garnes, a former Manchester United player. Tryouts will be held most Tuesday evenings throughout the summer. For times and location, contact: Janet Madigan at (703) 787-8237 or

U-12 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Braddock Road Youth Club Azul, a WAGS Division 1 team, is looking 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. Azul trains year round. Tryouts are held throughout the year. Contact Coach Karen at (703) 587-9138 or e-mail for more information. You may also visit

U-11 BOYS' TRYOUTS: The Herndon Extreme, an NCSL Division 1 team, is holding ongoing tryouts for the Fall 2004 season on Tuesdays and Thursdays at 5 p.m. at Hutchison Elementary Field No. 1. 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.

U-11 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The Alexandria Strikers, a rising U-11 WAGS team (girls born between Aug. 1, 1993 and July 31, 1994), are looking to add one or two players to their roster. For more information, send inquiries to

U-11 GIRLS' TRYOUTS: The LMVSA Patriots (WAGS), a team based in the Hayfield/Alexandria/Springfield area, still have a couple positions to fill. If interested, contact Coach Rodgers at (703) 922-7999 or

ALEXANDRIA SOCCER ASSOCIATION: The ASA is registering new players for the Fall House League season. Information and registration forms are available at or by calling (703) 684-KICK (5425). Registration ends Sept. 16.


16-&-UNDER TRYOUTS: The Blaze, a 16-and-under team, is holding tryouts for the 2004-2005 season. For information, contact Rick Maestas at (703) 851-4107 or or visit

NVGSA: Fall registration for the Northern Virginia Girls Softball Association will be held Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at both the Pohick and John Marshall Libraries. Mail-in registration forms are also available on-line at through August. For more information, visit the Web site.

SOUTH COUNTY TRYOUTS: The South County Cardinals will hold tryouts on Saturday at 11 a.m. at Hayfield and by special appointment for the 14-and-under and 16-and-under Cardinals teams. To arrange a special appointment for a private tryout, or to get more information, contact Ed Gregorowicz at (703) 643-0255 or

VGSL: Registration for the fall season of the Vienna Girls Softball League continues through Sept. 6. Mail-in forms are available at and in the lobby of the Vienna Community Center. Coach pitch, 10-and-under, 12-and-under and 13-and-over divisions are offered. All games will be on Saturdays, from Sept. 18 through Nov. 6. Registrations postmarked after Sept. 6 require a late fee and placement on a team cannot be guaranteed. For more information, e-mail or contact Gary Seigel at (703) 255-0387.

VIENNA STARS: Tryouts for a Vienna Stars 16-and-under and two 18-and-under softball teams will be held this weekend at Caffi Field, Vienna Community Center. Coach George Rumore, (703) 764-3228, will hold the 16-and-under tryout from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday. Coach Mark Gore, (703) 281-1194, will hold his 18-and-under tryout from 3-6 p.m. on Saturday. And Coach Mark Anderson, (540) 364-1454, will hold his 18-and-under tryout from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday.


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